International School of Management Excellence (ISME) has been consistently ranked among the top B schools in India. It is ranked 40th all India by Times B-School Ranking, 3rd amongst top B schools of eminence and 8th amongst top B schools of Karnataka by Competition Success Review. ISME offers degree courses in the discipline of Business Administration, Commerce and Management.

International School of Management Excellence Highlights

Established | Institute Type 2006 | Private
Approved by PGDM - AICTE, NBA Accredited and Equivalent to MBA by AIU
Affiliated to BBA/B.Com + ACCA – Bangalore University
Entrance Exam National: CAT/XAT/MAT/NMAT/CMAT/SNAP
Courses Offered UG, PG & Ph.D.
Application Mode | Fees Online | INR 1,200
Top Recruiters WNS, Cerrid Solutions, BOSCH, Flipkart, Swiggy, Stencil, Feedback Consulting, Asian Paints, Finch IT Solutions
Official Website https://www.isme.in/
Admission Helpdesk 8880612345
Address Sy. No. 88, Chembanahalli,
Near Dommasandra Circle, Sarjapur Road, Bangalore 562125
Karnataka, India

Quick Facts
- 50+ Guest Lectures
- 01 TedX Talk
- 06 CSR activities by students and faculty
- 100+ Companies for placement
- 70% of students working in MNC’s/ New Age Tech-enabled Businesses
- 10 Panel Discussions by Senior Corporates
- 06 Industry visit by students

International School of Management Excellence Rankings and Awards

  • Awarded “Management College of the year” for Best ROI by Higher Education Review, 2020.
  • Ranked among the top 40 B-Schools by Times of India, Business India, and CSR.
  • Ranked 27th Best B-Schools in India by Business India, 2019.
  • Ranked Top 8th B-School in Karnataka and ranked 3rd Top B-School of Eminence in India By CSR-GHRDC 2019.
  • Ranked 39th all India by Times B-School Ranking 2019
  • Awarded “Management College of the Year” for Best ROI by Higher Education Review, 2017.
  • Ranked 20th best B- School in India and 5th in terms of ROI in Karnataka by Silicon India 2016.
  • ISME has won the “Fast Emerging Private Management Institute Award”. The award was given by the world chess champion Mr. Vishwanathan Anand.
  • Received the “International Achievers Award for Education Excellence” by Indo-Thai Chamber of Commerce, held in Bangkok, Thailand from Dr. Kiran Bedi.

​​International School of Management Excellence Courses

ISME offers UG and PG courses in the field of Business Administration, Commerce and Management. Tabulated below are the details for same:

Course Specialization Eligibility
BBA -

Passed 10+2 (HSC) with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks

B.Com+ACCA -
PGDM Major Specializations: Finance, Marketing, Human Resource Management & Business Analytics
Minor Specializations: Digital Marketing, Fintech, Technology Product Management and People Analytics
  • Graduation in Commerce/ Management/ Arts/ Science/ Engineering/ Technology or equivalent with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks
  • Obtained a valid score in CAT/ XAT/ MAT/ NMAT/ CMAT/ SNAP
PGDM e-business
Ph.D Management
  • Post-Graduation or equivalent with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks (50% for reserved category candidates)
  • Obtained a valid score in NET/ KSET 

Check: ISME Courses and Fees

International School of Management Excellence Admission

Step 1: Visit the official website of the college and register yourself and fill the application form online.

Step 2: Attach all the supporting documents along with the application form online.

Step 3: Pay the application fee of INR 1,200 online

Selection Criteria

Stage 1: Candidates will be selected on the basis of the on the following exams followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview:

Stage 2: Based on the review of the application and the recommendation of the interview panel, the admission committee will invite selected students for admission to the program.

Check: ISME Admission

International School of Management Excellence Placement

The Placement Record at ISME for the last twelve years is testimony to the acknowledgment by the Corporate of the superior quality of the ISME students, affirming they are one of the best in the country. ISME has proved to be the most preferred destination for MNCs. Over 1300 ISME alumni are working in top international companies in India and abroad. This has been made possible by the launchpad provided by ISME. Some of the details of the placements are:

  • International Placements from the first graduating batch
  • 100% Placement Record
  • An average increase of over 100% in potential incoming salary to outgoing salary

Top Recruiters Of ISME: WNS, Cerrid Solutions, BOSCH, Flipkart, Swiggy, Stencil, Feedback Consulting, Asian Paints, Finch IT Solutions, PWC, Infosys, NTC Logistics, Kotak Mahindra, Quick Ride, Square Yards, etc.

International School of Management Excellence Scholarship

ISME offers scholarships on the basis of Merit-cum-need and as per the eligibility criteria. A brief about the same is given below:

Merit-cum-Need

  • BBA Scholarship: A scholarship of INR 10,000 will be offered to every candidate belonging to SC/ ST category.
  • Merit Scholarship: Meritorious candidates of the PGDM program will be eligible for the Scholarship of Global Experiential Learning program in Singapore. It is an opportunity to visit the industries in Singapore and an academic institution with classroom sessions.

Eligibility Criteria

The Scholarship for Global Experiential Learning program is as follows:

  • 80% marks in 10th, 12th and Graduation, or
  • 80% in 10th, 12th, and 90 percentile and above in MAT or 80 percentile and above in CAT, or
  • Students applying to ISME should have scored above 80% in 10th and 12th and have 1 or more years of work experience in an MNC.

Check: ISME Scholarship

International School of Management Excellence Faculty

ISME brings together some of the best faculty in the world. The experience of faculty members comes from around the globe, with diverse specializations and industry knowledge. The quality of academic inputs is one of the key differentiators of ISME. The department-wise faculty comprises:

  • Marketing & Strategy: 16 
  • Finance & Economics: 14
  • HRM: 10
  • Business Analytics: 10
  • Operations & Quality Management: 4
  • Managerial Skills & Entrepreneurship: 6

Check: ISME Faculty

International School of Management Excellence FAQs

Ques. Does ISME provide a hostel facility?

Ans. Yes, ISME provides a hostel facility within the campus. The hostel rooms are well ventilated with furniture and can accommodate over 200 students. It has a Wi-Fi facility along with a mess that is maintained hygienically with professional caterers. The hostel has sports facilities like volleyball, basketball, Amphitheater for events and activities, a badminton court and other indoor games. The students in the hostel can relax in the recreation room with a TV facility. The hostel is under CCTV surveillance. For more information, click here

Ques. What are the services provided by ISME?

Ans. ISME provides various services which are as follows:

  • Hostel Mess: Food provided to all students that include breakfast, lunch, snacks and dinner.
  • Transportation: Conveyance provided for students between academic center and hostel.
  • Medical: Hospitals and Medical facilities in the vicinity of the campus for any medical need.
  • Laundry: The institute provides a laundry facility as well.

Ques. Is there any admission helpline number available?

Ans. Yes, interested candidates can contact the ISME admission office for any information or query related to the admission. The admission helpline number is 08806 12345.

Ques. Does ISME assist in providing education loans?

Ans. ISME is committed to assisting students in finding the necessary financial resources for their education and will assist in providing the necessary information for obtaining a bank loan. Below are the institutional approval from the banks:

  • Bank of India
  • Canara Bank
  • Central Bank of India
  • Punjab National Bank
  • Union Bank of India