LEAD College of Management, Palakkad is ranked Top position in Kerala & Nationally in 138 All India by NIRF B-School Ranking and ranked 140 by Business Today MDRA B-School Ranking. LCM Palakkad offers a postgraduate program in the discipline of Management. Admission to LEAD College of Management is done on the basis of CAT/MAT/KMAT scores. The institute also provides 100% placement assistance to students. For the batch of 2021, the students will be placed in a company of their specialization with a minimum salary of CTC INR 4 lakhs per annum. If not, the entire tuition fee will be refunded. 

LEAD College of Management Highlights

Established | Institute Type 2011 | Private
Approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Affiliated to Calicut University, Calicut
Accredited by NAAC, Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
Entrance Exam

National: CAT/ CMAT

State: KMAT

Courses Offered MBA
Application Mode Online
Seats Available 300
Top Recruiters Amul, Federal Bank, HDFC Bank, Berger Paints, Reliance Trends
Key Points
  • 10+ years
  • 1400+ Students
  • 1200+ Placements
  • 5+ Accreditations
  • 300+ Awards
  • 500+ Corporate Connections
  • 100+ Dedicated Resources
  • 30+ International Students
Facilities Available Library, Conference, Auditorium, Computer Lab
Official Website https://lead.ac.in/
Admission Helpdesk +91 94977 13693

LEAD College of Management,
Dhoni, Palakkad, Kerala, India – 678009

LEAD College of Management Awards

Name of the organization Award Name
Times of India Ranking among Top 100 Management Institutes
- 2nd in Kerala
- 10th in South India
- 46th in India 
Berkshire Media Educational Award India’s Educational Excellence Award 2020 
Higher Education Review Recognizes as Management Institute of the year 2018,
Edutech Review Summit B School of the year - South
DL - Digital Learning Ranking  Top Private B- Schools of India 
Silicon India  Top emerging B schools in India
NIRF B- School Ranking 2018 3rd position in Kerala & Nationally in 101 -125 Cluster of College 
AICTE CII B -School Survey  3rd position in Kerala 
Outlook Magazine - Outlook Drishti B -School Survey Top B Schools In South India
Business India Management Institute of the year 
Academic Insights Best Business School of the Year-Faculty Proficiency-
The Week India Business School Rating –Rank 139 Nationally
Knowledge Review (Education, Innovation, Success)  10th Best Institute for Finance Studies in India 
Stimulus research Services International & World of Business Magazine at Hongkong  Institute of Excellence Award (Education) 
Business India 49th rank All India
Careers360 – Largest listing of rated B School  Careers360 -B School Rating –Top 50 B Schools
Price Waterhouse cooper-DNA award  Education Leadership Award 2016
Higher Education Review – Beyond IIMs B-School Survey  6th in Top 20 Emerging B - Schools in India 5th in Top 10 for Industry Exposure 
NIPM Palakkad  Best Institute building Award

LEAD College of Management Course

LMS Palakkad offers a PG program in the discipline of Management. The institute also offers dual specialization. Mentioned below are the details for the same:

Course: Master of Business Administration (MBA)

  • Specialization: Marketing, International Business, Systems, Human Resource, Finance and Travel & Tourism.
  • Eligibility: Graduate with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized university.
  • Selection: Obtained a valid score in CAT/ CMAT/ KMAT.
  • Fees: INR 7,00,000

Check: LEAD College of Management Palakkad Courses and Fees

Step 1: Visit the official website of the institute and go to ‘Apply Now’.

Step 2: Click on ‘Domestic Admission Form’.

Step 3: Fill the application form with all the required details.

Step 4: Pay the application fee and click on ‘Submit’.

Selection Criteria

Candidates will be selected on the basis of the following exams:

  • Common Admission Test (CAT) - Read more
  • Common Management Aptitude Test (CMAT) - Read more
  • Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) - Read more

LEAD College of Management Placement

Lead College provides 100% placement assistance to its students. The institute has its own placement club that organizes evening classes for group discussions, aptitude, news analysis, resume writing, one on one sessions on interview handling and skype. For the batch of 2021, the students will be placed in a company of their specialisation with a minimum salary of CTC INR 4 lakhs per annum. If not, the entire tuition fee will be refunded. The following are the conditions for the same:

  • Should have undergone all training successfully.
  • Must clear all subjects in university examinations.
  • Should be regular in all mentoring activities.
  • Should be very active with LOTs and other activities of LEAD.

Placement Record of the year 2017

Name of The Company No. of Students Placed
Amul 2
Federal Bank 1
JK Cement 3
Karvy 8
Prescot 3
Aditya Birla Fashion Retail Limited 11
Apollo Munich 8
Berger Paints 7
State Street HCL 21
Reliance Trends 6
S&P Global 8

LEAD College of Management Facilities

Library: The library includes a large number of books, national and international journals. It aims at facilitating the dissemination of knowledge, information, insights & intellectual contribution in all areas of education among the academic and business community.

Seminar & Conference Hall: The seminar and conference hall are fully equipped with public address systems, requirements LCD projectors, air conditioners. The seating capacity is around 300 to conduct various meetings.

Food Court: A common recreational food court provides the students with choice. The food served is of high quality, nutritious and is healthy. Vegetarian and Non-vegetarian food are served prepared by expert chefs with prior experience in hotels.

Computer Lab: Computer lab with state of the art servers, advanced PCs, Multimedia Systems, High Bandwidth Internet connectivity and Wi-Fi Campus enabling students to have adequate access to all the latest standard software packages.

LEAD College of Management Faculty

The faculty members of Lead College include a considerable number of Ph.D. holders and MBA degree holders from reputed national and international universities. The faculty members are highly qualified and accomplished, and hold great experience in their respective disciplines. The faculty at LCM Palakkad consists of professors, assistant professors, associate professors, and others.

Check: LEAD College of Management Palakkad Faculty

LEAD College of Management FAQs

Ques. Does the LEAD College enroll foreign students?

Ans. The college intends to enroll foreign students from developing nations to MBA programs with scholarships, subject to a maximum of 2 students from one country. The scholarship is offered to graduates with a minimum of 70% marks from any reputed institutions and with an aptitude for Business Management. Candidates with the diploma are not eligible for the scholarship.

Ques. What is U LEAD in the admission process of college?

Ans. The final process on admission is to pass the ULEAD. In this session, the candidates will play a group game and also there shall be a discussion with the director. The process will be for 45 minutes and there shall be a charge of INR 500 for the same. Only the students who get qualified in ULEAD will be eligible for admission. The criteria for attending ULEAD are that every student should have attended WAD and also know LEAD.

Ques. Does the LEAD College of Management offer Value Added Courses?

Ans. Yes. LEAD College of Management offers 11 Value Added Courses namely, NISM, Advance Excel, SEO & SEM, EDP, Digital Marketing, Practical HR, MOOCs, IIBF courses, SAP, Robotics/AI/IoT, Graphic Designing.