University Business School (UBS) is an affiliation of Panjab University. UBS has been ranked 25th by Times in 2020 and 41st by Economic Times for MBA in 2019. The top courses offered at University Business School are MBA, MBA for Executives, MBA for Entrepreneurship. The college has recently reached a salary package of 53 LPA setting a new record in the placement category of Panjab University.
Aspirants willing to get a seat in MBA program of UBS Chandigarh can apply in the month of December-January. Application forms can be filled in online mode where application fee can also be remitted online.
Here is a glance at the UBS, Panjab University:
|Established| Type||1995 | Public|
|Programs||M.Com and MBA|
|Selection criteria||Entrance based|
M.Com, MBA Executives: PU-CET PG entrance exam
|Application Mode||Online / offline|
UBS offers Postgraduate courses in Business and Management. The courses are as follows:
Eligibility: 45% marks in graduation with a B.Com degree or Graduation with Economics/Mathematics/Statistics.
Duration: 2 Years
Subjects: Human Resource, International Business, General
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree with 50% or a pass in Final Examination of CA, CS, or ICAI or AMIE with 50% or 5 years of research teaching or professional teaching experience. + CAT
Duration: 2 Years
|MBA for Executives|
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree + PU-CET PG conducted by the Panjab University + GD + PI + 2-year experience
Duration: 2 Years
|MBA for Entrepreneurship|
Eligibility: CAT score with 10% marks in each component + Bachelor’s degree
Duration: 2 Years
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree in relevant subject + PU-CET+ GD+ PI
Duration: 2 Years
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For M.Com. and Executive MBA selection PU-CET conducted by Panjab University followed by GD and PI is considered. Other specializations of MBA require Merits in CAT, GD, and PI. Entrance Test at Panjab University contains 85% weight, Group Discussion (7.5% weightage) and Personal Interview (7.5% weightage).
All the admissions at UBS are entrance based. Students need to register themselves before applying. For this,
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In the placement drive, 2019-2020 conducted by UBS, Panjab University, out of 103 students out of 129 eligible candidates have been placed with handsome packages.
Notable companies that recruited students from UBS this year included American Express, Avery Dennison, Bacardi, Edelweiss Tokio, HSBC, Infosys, Tolaram, Volvo Eicher, and HDFC. For more placement related details at UBS, Chandigarh refer the table given below:
|No. of Eligible Students||129|
|No. of Students Placed||103|
|Highest CTC Offered||INR. 55 LPA|
|Average CTC Offered||INR. 9.5 LPA|
Panjab University organizes hostel accommodation for students studying at University Business School. The hostel contains basic facilities such as food, electricity, water, and regular maintenance for students. Here is the Fee structure of Hostel at UBS:
|Fee Type||Amount (INR) per semester|
|Routine Hostel Maintenance||1,150|
|Mess Canteen Servant Welfare||80|
|Poor student Welfare||120|
The faculty members of UBS are:
The following scholarships are offered to students of University Business School Chandigarh:
Ques. How good is UBS?
Ans. University Business School of Panjab University was ranked at 41st place in 2011. Panjab University itself is one of the Best Universities in Asia. It has an affordable fee structure and a Placement rate of 98%. The majority of the placements are in the industry of Banking, Finance, Services, and Insurance.
Ques. I have a 90.2 percentile in CAT, what are my chances of getting admission to MBA in UBS?
Ans. Your chances of getting admission are high. The minimum CAT percentile required at the University Business School of Panjab University is 80 with a minimum of 10% scores in Quantitative, Verbal, Logic, and data interpretation.
Ques. Does UBS accept XAT or MAT score?
Ans. No. University Business School accepts only CAT scores for admission. No XAT/MAT scores are accepted at the University.
Ques. Who to Contact for Placement related query?
Ans. The Chairperson of University Business School is in charge of Placement cell. You may contact Mr. Deepak Kaur for any placement related query.
Ques. Are there any reservations for students from a non-Punjab state?
Ans. Yes, there is a 5% relaxation of marks for students belonging to reserved categories of India.
Ques. What is the approximate CAT cutoff of UBS Chandigarh for a general category student?
Ans. The approximate CAT cutoff of UBS Chandigarh for a general category student is 85 percentile as per 2019 cut off list.
Ques. What are the UBS Chandigarh MBA fees and admission eligibility?
Ans. The MBA fees for UBS Chandigarh MBA is INR 34,730 for the whole course. The eligibility for admission should have a Bachelors Degree in any stream with not less than 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized University OR A pass in the final examination conducted by (a) Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or England OR (b) Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India or England OR (c) Institute of Company Secretaries of India OR AMIE Examination with 50% marks or more after having passed the diploma examination with 60% marks or above and have at least 5 years research/ teaching or professional experience.
Ques. What is the highest package that has been offered in UBS, Chandigarh?
Ans. The highest salary package that has been offered at UBS Chandigarh is INR 53 LPA.
Ques. Which is better, UBS Chandigarh or UBS Mumbai for an MBA?
Ans. The comparison between the two can better be understood by the comparison given in the table below:
|College Name||Ranking||Fees||Specializations||Exam scores accepted|
|UBS Mumbai||#80 (Management) by Business World|
#7 (Management) by The Week
#26 (Management) by Times B School
|INR 10,98,000||International Business & Economics and Working Executives||CAT, GMAT, CMAT, and MAHCET|
|UBS Chandigarh||#48 (Management) by NIRF|
#41 (Management) by The Economics Times
|INR 34,000||Human Resource Management, International Business, General, and Entrepreneurship||CAT|
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Ques. How is the alumni base of UBS Chandigarh?
Ans. Some of the notable alumni of UBS Chandigarh are:
Ans. For MBA, the brand name matters and is a very important factor to be considered while choosing the institute. UBS Chandigarh is not as well known as KJ Somaiya. Deciding factors: If you are a fresher without any experience or expectations then this fact doesn’t even matter as it will be the beginning of their long career. One of the important decisions is choosing specialization - Finance, Marketing, Ops, HR, Data Science, or anything else. You should do research about the courses offered at both the colleges and choose the one that meets your expectations. You should also ask yourself why you are doing an MBA and will it help your career. Highlight: Given below is a brief highlight of the MBA program at UBS Chandigarh and KJ Somaiya. Details UBS Chandigarh KJ Somaiya Average CTC 9.5 LPA 10.8 LPA Fees 34,730 14.93 lakhs The decision depends on you. Do your research and choose the institute which will be best for you.Read more
Ans. National Institute of Bank Management, Pune is an autonomous institute established by RBI & banks and got recognition by AICTE, from 2013 onwards. University Business School, Panjab University, Chandigarh is ranked 42nd in India by NIRF (MBA). Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi is ranked 36th in India by NIRF (MBA). Admissions: NIBM The college accepts students based on the CAT, XAT, and CMAT scores with 50% in the bachelor's degree. Total fee for MBA in Banking and financial services is 10.23 lakhs. UBS The college accepts students based on any CAT score with 50% in graduation. The total fee for MBA in Finance is Rs. 34,730. BHU The college accepts students based on any CAT score with 55% in graduation. The total fee for MBA in Finance is 1 lakh. Placements: NIBM The placement rate of 2020 is about 100% with the highest package of INR 22 LPA, the average package of INR 9.67 LPA, and the minimum package of INR 6 LPA. College does provide internship opportunities and the highest stipend of summer internship 2020 was Rs 56000. Top recruiters for summer internship 2020 are Axis Bank, State Bank of India, Reserve Bank of India, Federal Bank, Induslnd Bank, Deloitte, Canara Bank, BAJAJ Finserv, HDFC Bank, IDBI Bank, etc. Top recruiters of 2020 are Accenture, Aptivaa, Axis Bank Limited, Airtel Payments Bank, Bandhan Bank, HSBC, HDFC, IDBI Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Cognizant, Deloitte, Fincare, Federal Bank, IDFC First Bank, KPMG, Surya, Wipro, etc. UBS The placement rate of 2020 is about 90% with the highest package of INR 55 LPA and the average package of INR 9.5 LPA. Top recruiters for summer internship 2020 are American Express, Volvo, Honda, Finxera, HDFC AMC, Zigram, Pikkol, Tata AIA, Aditya Birla Sunlife, Khadi Essentials, Delhivery, United Breweries Ltd, etc. Top recruiters of 2020 are Tolaram Group, American Express, HDFC, SBI General, SBI Life, Trident group, Wipro, Finxera, HSBC, Infosys, ICICI, Paisa Bazaar, CDB, HDFC AMC, KPMG, etc. BHU The placement rate of last year is about 80% with the highest package of INR 12 LPA and the average package of INR 7.2 LPA. Top recruiters for summer internship 2019 are Axis Bank, Mother dairy, Godrej, IDBI Banks, Karvy, Hindalco Industries, Decathlon, Oyo, Ujjivan, Zomato, etc. Top recruiters of 2019 are SBI Bank, SBI Life Insurance, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Bandhan Bank, HCL, IDBI Bank, Infosys, Wipro, Tata, IFFCO, Zomato, TCS, Infosys, Wipro, etc. Choosing a college depends completely on your requirements. NIBM provides more opportunities for internship and placements, BHU is decent in every aspect whereas UBS is more affordable.Read more