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.
Latest Update: LIBA invites Applications to PGDM Admission 2021. The last date to apply for LIBA MBA Admission 2021 is Jan 21. 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.
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
|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|
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
Admission criteria at LIBA vary from course to course.
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.
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.
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)
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.
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?
Ques. Does LIBA Chennai provide hostel accommodation?
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?
Ques. What is the weightage criteria for final selection at LIBA Chennai?
Ques. How to apply for LIBA Certificate Programs?
Ans. First of all these B-Schools are the top most B-Schools in India. All of them offered PGDM programs in various specialized areas. Among these seven BSchools out of which GIM, NIBM, and IIFM Bhopal are the sectorial institutes that are offering PGDM programs in 4-5 specialized subjects. Given below is a few of the important information about the seven B-Schools which may help you in choosing an institute. Faculty: All of these colleges have highly qualified faculty members. GLIM, FORE, and GIM have the highest no. of faculty strengths which is more than 50 whereas IIFM has 35 well-experienced faculty members. LIBA, NIBM, and IFMR have the least number of teaching members such as more than 10 members. The maximum number of teaching members are designated by the associate professor at these B-Schools. Placement statistics: The placement report of 2020 for each of these B-Schools is provided below. GLIM: In 2020, approximately 45 companies were visited during the placements process. 50% of recruiters are from IT sectors such as Deloitte, Salesforce, Hexaware, IDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, etc. GIM: 69 companies were visited throughout the placement process such as Asian paints, Signify, Puma, Reliance, etc. FORE: Around 36 students received PPOs and 75% of students got placed in 2020 placement. The recruiters such as HCL, Amazon, Wipro, Infosys, etc. came. LIBA: 40% of recruiters were from the consultancy sector and others were from banking, analytics, etc. Reputed companies such as Cognizant, Deloitte, Amazon, Kindle, TCS were the recruiters in the 2020 placement process. NIBM and IFMR: The number of recruiters during the 2020 placement process was 70. Some of them are Accenture, HCL, Genpact, Aviva life insurance, etc. IIFM Bhopal: Most of the recruiters are from the banking and environment sectors. IDFC Bank, Dharma life, Axis Bank, BFIL, etc. came through the placement process. B-School Average CTC Highest CTC GLIM 9.15 LPA 13.6 LPA GIM 11.72 LPA 25.6 LPA FORE 10.60 LPA 30 LPA LIBA 9 LPA 14 LPA NIBM 9.44 LPA 14.5 LPA IFMR 9.37 LPA 18.80 LPA IIFM Bhopal 7.5 LPA 13.2 LPA It is very difficult to decide a better option among the above BSchools because each one of these institutes are top-notch. But on the basis of placement statistics for 2020, FORE school of management is offered the highest salary package as compared to other B-Schools.Read more
*Estimated Fees, Official Verification is Pending