LIBA invites Applications to PGDM Admission 2021. The last date to apply for LIBA MBA Admission 2021 has been extended till February 20. Interview for the selected candidates is expected to start from Feb/Mar 2021. Interested students can apply for admission to the PGDM course by downloading the application form. The application fee is INR 1500.
Loyola Institute of Business Administration (LIBA) is an institute indulged in Management Education for 40 Years. LIBA has International collaboration with universities in the USA, Mexico, France, Germany, Italy, Belgium, China, Australia, Kenya, Peru, Malaysia, Thailand, and Indonesia. It offers various postgraduate diploma courses through Undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral degrees. Admission to the full-time PGDM program at LIBA will be conducted on the basis of CAT 2020 or XAT Score 2021. For doctoral courses, the institute conducts Written Entrance Test and Personal Interview for Admission. The Application for the Full-time PGDM program is released in the month of January-February each year. Besides, PGDM LIBA also conducts a full-time Ph.D. program. For the doctoral program admission are conducted twice in a year i.e January session, August Session. Online Application forms for the January session can be filled between December 1 to December 31, 2020.
LIBA Important Date
Last date to apply online
January 20, 2021
CAT Admissions Test Date
November 29, 2020
XAT Online Application closes
November 30, 2020
XAT Admissions Test Date
January 3, 2021
Loyola Institute of Business Administration Highlights
|Established | Type||1979 | Private|
|Affiliated by||Ph.D: University of Madras, Chennai|
|Recognized by||Association of Indian Universities (AIU)|
|Approved by||All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)|
|Accredited by||National Board of Accreditation (NBA), SAQS Accredited by The Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia (AMDISA)|
|NIRF Ranking||50 (Management Category)|
|Accepted test score||CAT 2020 / XAT 2021|
|Contact Number||044 -28177100/116|
Loyola Institute of Business Administration Courses
LIBA offers Full-time Postgraduate Diploma in Management, Part-time Postgraduate Diploma in Management, a Doctoral program, Executive Diploma program, Certificate program, and Executive Education.
A brief about these programs is given below:
|Full-time PGDM program||
Subjects: International Business, Strategic Planning and Development, Business Analytics, Change Management, Entrepreneurship, Strategy Implementation, Finance, Human Resources Development, Marketing, Systems, General Management, Operations
Eligibility: 60% marks in 10th and 12th + Graduate in any discipline + CAT / XAT test score + Group Discussion and Personal Interview
Duration: 2 Years
|Part-Time PGDM program||
Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in Graduation + 2 years of working experience + Applicant should be employed at the time of applying for the program.
Duration: 3 Year (Weekend Program)
Subjects: Finance, Economics, Operations , Systems , Marketing, Human Resources Management, Supply Chain Management General Management , Entrepreneurship
Eligibility: 55% marks or above in Masters with Management + Wriiten Entrance Test
Duration: 3 Years
|Executive Diploma Programs||
Subjects: Business Analytics, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Insurance Management, Human Resource Management, Investment Management, International Business Management, Marketing Management, Financial Management
Eligibility: Graduate degree or Equivalent degree with at least 50% marks + Personal Interview
Subjects: Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Digital Marketing, Data Analytics with Python, Management Of Human Resources, Project Management, Six Sigma Green Belt, Supply Chain Management
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree (Preferences are given to applicants with work experience)
Duration: 2 Years
Check Loyola Institute of Business Administration Course & Fee Structure
Loyola Institute of Business Administration Admissions
Admission criteria at LIBA vary from course to course.
- Admission to Full-Time PGDM Programme is based on CAT and XAT score.
- Admission to the Part-Time PGDM Programme is based on CAT / XAT.
- LIBA grant admission in Executive Diploma Programmes depending upon the applications and Personal Interview.
- Applicants secure admission in Ph.D. Program through their performance in Qualifying Exam, Written Test, and Personal Interview.
The final selection of applicants is on the basis of their CAT / XAT cut-off for Written Ability Test, Group Discussion & Personal Interview. The centers for GD and PI are Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mumbai, New Delhi, Kolkata, and Chennai.
How to Apply?
Application form for admission to various courses of LIBA Chennai can be filled online by visiting https://admissions.liba.edu/. Candidates are requested to fill all the personal and Academic details carefully.
Further, the required application fee can be paid via Credit Card/ Debit Card or Net Banking in order to complete the application process.
Loyola Institute of Business Administration Placements
Once again, Loyola Institute of Bussiness Administration has successfully concluded its placements with 100% placement records. Highlights of LIBA placements are given below
|Total number of Students||120|
|Average Salary||INR 10 LPA|
|Highest Salary||INR 17 LPA|
|Median Salary||INR 9 LPA|
|Number of Companies Participated||50+|
|Total Number of Sectors||13|
Among the top recruiters, Deloitte, Amazon Kindle, Cognizant, TCS, and many more. Students were placed in 13 different sectors.
Loyola Institute of Business Administration Faculty
Faculties at LIBA are full-time, adjunct, and visiting. As per the college website, institute has a total of faculty members, few of which are:
Rev. Fr. C. Joe Arun, S.J
Designation: DIRECTOR & PROFESSOR OF MARKETING / HR
Qualification: BA, MA, MBA, D.Phil
Rev. Fr. G. Victor Roch, S.J.
Designation: Dean Administration
Dr. P.C. Lakshmi Narayanan
Designation: Dean (Academics and Associate Professor- Finance & Law)
Dr. S. Srikrishnan
Designation: Senior Professor (Business Analytics)
Dr. Shanthi Venkatesh
Designation: Associate Dean (Academics and Associate Professor- Marketing Management)
Dr. B. Aiswarya
Designation: Associate Dean (Student Affairs & Associate Professor-Human Resource Management)
Dr. S. Ravichandran
Designation: Professor (Finance)
Loyola Institute of Business Administration FAQs
Ques. What is the application fee for applying at LIBA Chennai?
Ans. The application fee at LIBA depends on which course you wish to apply.
- For part-time PGDM programs- INR 800
- For Full-time PGDM program- INR 1500
- Executive Diploma program- INR 800
Ques. Does LIBA provide Placement?
Ques. Does LIBA provide an MBA program?
Ques. Who are the most famous/ successful alumni of Loyola College and LIBA, Chennai?
- Ramaswamy Venkataraman, Former President of India
- C. Rangarajan, former Governor, Reserve Bank of India
- P. Sathasivam, Chief Justice of India
- Daniel Lisulo, Former Prime Minister of Zambia
- Verghese Kurien, Father of the White Revolution, founder of the Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation
- Narasimhan Ram, journalist, Editor-in-Chief of The Hindu.
Ques. Does LIBA Chennai provide hostel accommodation?
Check: Loyola Institute of Business Administration Hostel Fees
Ques. What is the cutoff for PGDM Program of LIBA Chennai?
|General||80 percentile||75 percentile|
|Catholics||60 percentile||50 percentile|
Ques. Does the Loyola Institute of Business Administration provide scholarships?
Ques. What are the class timings of the PGDM Part-Time Program of LIBA Chennai?
- Saturdays from 5.30 p.m. to 9.00 p.m.
- Sundays from 10.00 to 1.45 p.m.
Ques. What is the weightage criteria for final selection at LIBA Chennai?
Ques. How to apply for LIBA Certificate Programs?
- Go to the official website of the institute and select “Our Courses” on the home page.
- Click on the “Certificate Program”.
- A page will appear displaying the Apply Now tab.
- Fill all the details and submit the same.