Pune Institute of Business Management (PIBM) is one of the top B-schools in India providing education in the field of management. It offers programs at the postgraduate level for which admission is done on the basis of score obtained in competitive exams like CAT, XAT, CMAT, etc.

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Pune Institute of Business Management Highlights

Established 2007
Approved By All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University
Campus Area 2.5 acres
Official Website http://www.pibm.in
Type of Programs Postgraduate
Admission Criteria Entrance Test

PIBM Rankings

Mentioned below are some of the recent ranking of the business school:

  • Ranked among top 100 MBA institutions in India in NIRF 2019 India Rankings
  • Recognizes as one of the ‘Best Education Brands of 2018’ by Economic Times
  • Ranked 12th in Top Private B-Schools and 20th among Top B-Schools by Times B-School
  • Ranked 28th among Top B-Schools in Western India by The Week
  • Ranked 16th among Top B-schools in India in Finance and 10th for Industry Interface by Outlook Money
  • Awarded for the Most Innovative Learning Practices 2018 in Asia
  • Awarded as ‘Best Emerging Institute in India’ by BBC Knowledge

PIBM Courses

Tabulated below are the courses offered by the business school:

Course Name Specializations Eligibility
MBA and PGDM Marketing
  • Graduation in any discipline with 50% marks
  • Valid score in CAT / XAT / CMAT / ATMA / PMAT (PIBM's Apptitude Test)
Finance
Information Technology
Human Resource
Operations
Business Analytics

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PIBM Admission

Eligible candidates seeking admission in the institute must fill the online application form available on the official website. They will also be required to pay an application fee of INR 1000 through Netbanking or DD in favor of ‘Pune Institute of Business Management’ payable at Pune. 

The selection procedure for admission in management programs will be based on the scores obtained in the following:

  • Aptitude Test 
  • Group Discussion
  • Personal Interview
  • Written Test

Tabulated below are the aptitude tests whose scores are accepted by the Insitute:

Exam Name Read more
CAT Click here
XAT Click here
CMAT Click here
ATMA Click here

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PIBM Placements

The placement cell of the B-school follows a particular approach to management education wherein students are exposed to the corporate world. The placement process of the institute comprises winter internship; summer internship, live projects, and final placements. A total of 300 national and multi-national companies have recruited the students from Pune Institute of Business Management. Companies from various sectors like Financial Services, Banking, Insurance, FMCG, Retail, Manufacturing, etc. have visited the campus. 

Some of the prominent recruiters include names like Tata Housing, Google, ITC Limited, Tech Mahindra, Wipro, Dabur, Nivea, JK Tyre, Amul, Nestle, Indiabulls, Oppo, Yes Bank, Aditya Birla Group, etc. 

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About PIBM

Pune Institute of Business Management was established in the year 2007 with the aim of producing educated and skilled management graduates. The campus is spread across 2.5 acres of land in a calm and serene valley on the outskirts of Pune. The Institute has been accredited by NAAC and affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University. The management courses have been approved by the AICTE. PIBM has a strong association with 50+ corporate panelists and 250+ corporate heads. Till date, PIBM has produced more than 3500 alumni who are placed in reputed companies and organizations. 

PIBM Faculty

Listed below is a brief about the faculty members at the institute: 

Dr. Riddhiman Mukkhopadhyay

  • Academic Experience: 13+ years
  • Subjects of interest: Sales & Distribution, Management, Customer Relationship Management

Dr. Kanaiyalal Shantilal Parmar

  • Academic Experience: 12+ years
  • Subjects of Interest: Security Valuation, Financial Management, Risk Management, Portfolio Management

Dr. Rajasshrie Pillai

  • Academic Experience: 8+ years
  • Subjects of Interest: Human Resource Management, Talent Acquisition, PMS, Designing HR policies

Dr. Manish Godse

  • Academic Experience: 10+ years
  • Subjects of Interest: Data Science & Business Analytics

Dr. Abhishek Srivastava

  • Academic Experience: 13+ years
  • Subjects of Interest: Micro Economics, Macro-Economics, and Managerial Economics

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FAQs

Ques: What is the ranking of the Pune Institute of Business Management (PSIB)?

Ans: The Pune Institute of Business Management (PSIB) was ranked among the top 100 MBA institutions in India by NIRF 2019. It was also ranked 12th among top private Business schools and 20th among Top Business Schools by the Times B-School. The Week has ranked the institute 28th among the top Business Schools in Western India.

Ques: What are the accreditations and affiliations of PIBM Pune?

Ans: PIBM Pune is affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU). It is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

Ques: What are the programs offered at PIBM Pune?

Ans: PIBM Pune offers a two year MBA program and one-year Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) course in Management stream.

Ques: What are the specializations offered in MBA and PGD at PIBM Pune?

Ans: PIBM Pune offers MBA in six specializations namely Business Analytics, Finance, Operations, Human Resource Management, Marketing, and Information Technology. The specializations offered in PGD are Management and Information Technology Management.

Ques: What is the estimated cost to pursue an MBA program at PIBM Pune?

Ans: The estimated cost to pursue an MBA program for two years at PIBM Pune is INR 7.95 lakhs. The amount does not include accommodation cost, food, travel and other incidental expenses.

Ques: Does PIBM Pune have a separate placement cell?

Ans: Yes, PIBM Pune has a separate placement cell which follows a particular approach to management education wherein students are exposed to the corporate world.

Ques: What is the placement process followed in PIBM Pune?

Ans: The Placement process followed in PIBM Pune comprises winter internship, summer internship, live projects, and final placements. A total of 300 national and multinational companies have visited the campus for the final placement drive.

Ques: What are the top recruiters and top sectors recruited in the final placement drive of PIBM Pune?

Ans: Various sectors which recruited students in large numbers in the final placement drive of PIBM Pune are Financial Services, Banking, Insurance, FMCG, Retail, Manufacturing and the top recruiters are Tata Housing, Google, ITC Limited, Tech Mahindra, Wipro, Nivea, JK Tyre, Amul, Nestle, Oppo and Yes Bank.

Ques: What is the admission process followed at PIBM Pune?

Ans: PIBM Pune provides admission based on the marks secured by candidates in the entrance examination. First, there will be an aptitude test followed by group discussion, personal interview and written test. The final selection will be based on the performance of the candidates in all the processes.

Ques: What are the entrance exams accepted by PIBM Pune for admission?

Ans: Candidates should submit the scores of the aptitude test conducted by PIBM Pune while applying. The Institute considers the marks secured by the candidates in CAT, XAT, CMAT, ATMA and PMAT (PIBM’s Aptitude Test) for admission in MBA and PDG programs.

Ques. What are the courses offered by Pune Institute of Business Management?

Ans: Pune Institute of Business Management provides AICTE approved Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM), Master in Business Administration (MBA) course is affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University. PIBM also provides Graduation courses like BBA, BCA in Solan (Himachal Pradesh), Guwahati (Assam), and Shillong (Meghalaya) campuses.

Ques. What is PIBM Glory?

Ans: Every year Pune Institute of Business Management students organizes an event of extracurricular activities named Glory - Annual Cultural & Sports Event and Aarambh. It is a platform to exhibit talents in Dance, Music, Fashion Show, and Sports.

Ques. What is BOP?

Ans: BOP stands for Business Orientation Program is an exclusive program provided by PIBM to students to guide them in the management field. In this program, students are supposed to develop their knowledge, skills, and personality through basic training, development communication, mastery, environment, and objective knowledge.

Ques. What is the selection process of Pune Institute of Business Management?

Ans: PIBM selection process is based on marks obtained in the aptitude test (CAT / XAT / MAT / CMAT / ATMA / PMAT), group discussion, personal interview, and written test.

Ques. What is the B-school Ranking of Pune Institute of Business Management in different events and surveys?

Ans: PIBM has achieved excellent rankings on many platforms. Such as 69th in India Today 2020, 67th in The Week 2020, 34th in Times B-School Survey 2020, 74th in business today, 16th in Outlook Money, and many more.

Ques. What kind of internship does Pune Institute of Business Management provide?

Ans: PIBM offers Summer Internship Programme and Winter Internship Program. The Summer Internship Program is about 2 to 3 months, students can apply after the 2nd Semester. The Winter Internship Program a 1month program, students can participate after 1st semester.

Ques. How many recruiters are associated with Pune Institute of Business Management?

Ans: PIBM offers placement of 300+ top companies. Companies like Google, Amazon, Cocacola, ITC, Dabur, Reliance, HP, TATA, Axis Bank, Kotak Mahindra, Vodafone, Nestle, TOI, ICICI, and many more in the fields like Financial Services, Banking, Insurance, Consumer Durables, FMCG, Retail, E-commerce, Manufacturing, BFSI, IT & ITES, etc.

Ques. What is the fee structure of the Pune Institute of Business Management?

Ans: Pune Institute of Business Management registration fee is 50,000/- and security deposit of 10,000/-. The tuition fee of PIBM 1st year is 3,75,000/- and 2nd year is 3,70,000/-. The hostel fee of PIBM is 1,35,000/- for 1st year and 1,35,000/- for 2nd year.

Ques. What are the Admission criteria for Pune Institute of Business Management?

Ans: Applicants to PIBM must have passed on 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 system with a minimum of 50% marks obtained in 10th, 12th, and Graduation course.