Global Institute Of Business Studies (GIBS Business School), has successfully built its own reputation as one of the best Business Schools in terms of pioneering refined quality of learning, moral upkeep and intellectual support across the all-encompassing span of advanced education in India. The B-school is known as an Institute of International Educational standards, which thoroughly abides by its motto – Where talents are nurtured, ambitions cherished, ideas shared & dreams fulfilled…! GIBS is ranked amongst the top Business Schools in the Country. The Institute has achieved a status of distinction by following the path envisioned by its founders.

Latest Update: GIBS Bangalore has started the application process for admission in the PGDM program for the academic year 2021-23. The last date to fill the application form is June 30, 2021. The application fees for the same is INR 850 and can only be paid via online mode.

Global Institute of Business Studies Highlights

Established | Institute Type 2014 | Private
Approved by AICTE | UGC | MHRD | AIU
Affiliated to Bangalore University
Entrance Exam National: CAT/ MAT/ XAT/ GMAT/ CMAT
Courses Offered PGDM & BBA
Application Mode | Fees Online & Offline | INR 750 & INR 500
Top Recruiters HCL, Genpact, Bisleri, OPPO, Justdial, Asian Paints, ICICI Securities, Axis Bank
Facilities Available Library, Amphitheatre, Gym, Sports, etc
Official Website
Admission Helpdesk +91 8050300060/ 70
Address #44/4/5/8, Mylasandra Road Apartment,
Off, Koppa - Begur Rd, next to Eternity Ecstasy, Akshayanagar,
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India 560068

Quick Facts
- 100% Summer Internships & Placements to all the eligible students.
- 2000+ Alumnus for strong placements.
- 600+ Students Experiencing Outstanding at GIBS
- 500+ Companies for recruitment
- 8 Clubs & Committees
- 15:1 Average Student to Faculty Ratio
- 250+ Students Hostel on Campus
- 5+ Academic Partnerships with Top-Ranked International Universities.
- Intramural Sports in Campus
- Global Exposure through International Study Tour

Global Institute of Business Studies Awards

  • Ranked 29th Best B-School in India National B-School Ranking by IIRF 2021.
  • Ranked 20th Best B-School by CSR for Outstanding B-Schools of Excellence in India 2020.
  • Ranked 14th Best B-School in Karnataka Private B-School by CSR 2020.
  • GIBS Business School Bangalore recognized as a "BEST EMERGING B-SCHOOL IN BANGALORE" by Worldwide Achievers in World Education Summit and Award 2018.
  • GIBS Business School has been awarded as “MBA College of the Month - March 2015 and April 2016” by Higher Education Review.
  • GIBS Business School has been awarded as “MBA college of the Month - April 2015” by Silicon India - the largest community of Indian professionals.
  • GIBS Director Dr. K Aparna Rao is identified as Most Influential Director amongst Top 100 Directors of India by World Education Congress 2016.
  • GIBS Chairman Mr. Ritesh Goyal is awarded the Prestigious Award “International Achievers Award for Education Excellence” towards recognizing their contributions in the specified fields demonstrating leadership and honoring for the lifetime achievements.

Global Institute of Business Studies Courses

GIBS offers UG and PG courses in the discipline of Business and Management. A brief about the same is listed below:

Course Specialization Eligibility Fees (INR)
PGDM Marketing Management, Finance Management, Human Resource Management, International Business, Operations and Supply Chain Management, Business Analytics and Entrepreneurship Management

Graduate in any discipline with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks + Obtained a valid score in CAT/ MAT/ XAT/ GMAT/ CMAT

BBA Marketing Management, Finance Management, Human Resource Management Passed 10+2 (HSC) with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized board and obtained a valid score in the entrance test 4,75,000

Check: GIBS Courses And Fees

Global Institute of Business Studies Admission

Online Mode

Step 1: Visit the official website of the college and click on ‘Apply Online’.

Step 2: Fill the application form with all the required information.

Step 3: After the successful submission of the application form, the interview panel of GIBS will contact the candidates within 48 hours.

Step 4: Pay an application fee of INR 750 (INR 500 for BBA) by Demand Draft or bank transfer by entering the following details:

Account Name: GIBS B-School Current
Account No: 34976492353
Bank Name: State Bank of India, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore
IFSC Code: SBIN0004407

Offline Mode

Step 1: Visit the official website of the college and click on ‘Apply Online’.

Step 2: Download the application form and take a print out of the same.

Step 3: Fill the application form and submit it along with all the required documents.

Step 4: Pay the application fee of INR 750 (INR 500 for BBA) by Demand Draft to be sent in favor of ‘Goyal Educational Trust’ payable at Bangalore. Post the DD along with the following documents:

  • 10th and 12th marksheet
  • Graduation marksheet
  • Provisional/ Official degree certificate
  • Migration certificate
  • Copy of test score

Selection Criteria

  • Candidates will be selected on the basis of merit and marks secured in the following exams:
    • Common Admission Test (CAT) – Read more
    • Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) – Read more
    • Management Aptitude Test (MAT) – Read more
    • Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) – Read more
    • Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) – Read more
  • Shortlisted candidates are required to appear for Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

Mandatory Documents

Candidates are required to submit the following documents at the time of admission:

  • 10th and 12th mark sheet
  • Graduation mark sheet
  • Transfer and Migration certificate
  • Provisional degree certificate
  • Entrance exam scorecard
  • Caste/ Income certificate
  • 6 passport size photographs

Global Institute of Business Studies Placement

The placement cell at GIBS acts as an Academic Interface by helping the students to improve their employability through systematic exposure to business organizations and offers the corporate companies a platform to find the best managers from GIBS. Students from all disciplines undergo career counseling by a professional counselor. The placement cell conducts various activities and workshops such as resume writing, aptitude tests, soft skill training, one-on-one interaction sessions, mock GD’s and interviews for the students. The placement division works with reputed domestic and International Corporate from diversified Industry verticals with varied functional roles to build the overall development of students and career opportunities as per industry requirements for GIBians. Students have bagged internships at major industries and the highest stipend is INR 88,000 and the average being INR 10,000. Some of the placement highlights are as follows:

  • Highest Salary Package: INR 12.13 LPA
  • Average Salary Package: INR 5.35 LPA
  • Lowest Package: INR 4.2 LPA
  • 10+ Startups from Campus
  • 150+ Companies for Internships
  • 600+ Companies for Placement

Top Recruiters Of GIBS: HCL, Genpact, Bisleri, OPPO, Justdial, Asian Paints, ICICI Securities, Axis Bank, Reliance, Kotak Life Insurance, Infotech, Seventh Sense, Toyota, HDFC Bank, Bose, 99acres, Spinbay, etc.

Check: GIBS Placement

Global Institute of Business Studies Scholarships

GIBS provides scholarships and awards to meritorious students. Listed below are the details for the same:

  • J.P Goyal Memorial Award
  • Shakuntala Devi Award
  • Atal Bihari Vajpayee Award
  • Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Award
  • Best Society Award – Vallabhbhai Patel
  • Cultural Award – Rabindranath Tagore
  • Distinguished Alumni Award

Check: GIBS Scholarships

Global Institute of Business Studies Facilities

GIBS has a state of the art infrastructure with all the necessary facilities. Mentioned below are the details for the same:

Auditorium, Seminar and Conference Hall: GIBS has a well-equipped auditorium, Seminar and Conference hall with a seating capacity of over 200 people. A regular venue for conferences, workshops and seminars, auditorium, seminar hall and conference halls have all the facilities to enhance the learning process.

Amphitheater: GIBS has a spacious amphitheater (an open, circular building with a central space for the presentation of dramatic or sporting events surrounded by tiers of seats for spectators) where many students perform various activities and give beautiful performances.

Library: GIBS library is a modern, well-stocked, open plan facility covering most academic subjects. The main aim is to provide material supporting students for all the subjects offered by GIBS.

Career Counseling Room: The career guidance desk helps the self-evaluation and promotion of students’ skills, information on the academic syllabus and professional possibilities and also on education inside and outside the university in order to tailor the different professions to the business world’s requests.

Scholarship: To support the management education in this situation of the global pandemic, Goyal Educational Trust (A Charitable Trust) has introduced a total scholarship of INR 2.7 Cr for all the students who confirm their admission for the PGDM program (class of 2020 - 2022) at GIBS, Bangalore. The institute provides a scholarship of up to INR 1.5 lakhs on the overall fee for the PGDM program at GIBS, Bangalore.

Other Facilities:

  • Mess & Cafeteria
  • Indoor & Outdoor Games
  • Gym Facility
  • Internet Cafe
  • Creative Room
  • Yoga Room
  • Dance Room
  • Hostel (Boys & Girls)
  • Parking Lot

Global Institute of Business Studies Faculty

GIBS has high-quality faculty who are not only renowned academicians but also accomplished scholars with experience from various industries, thereby bringing a uniquely practical approach to learning. The faculty comprises:

  • 20+ Full-time Faculty
  • 30+ Visiting Faculty
  • 200+ Guest Speakers
  • 25+ Practitioners
  • 10+ International Trainers
  • 15:1 Student Faculty Ratio
  • 15+ years of Average Work Experience
  • 100+ Faculty Publications

Check: GIBS Faculty

Global Institute of Business Studies FAQs

Ques. How is the placement of GIBS?

Ans. GIBS has a placement cell that works for the national and international placements of students. Their board panel members are all the CEO’s of elite companies and providing guest lectures to shape your personality into a corporate person. The placement also depends on your hard work, knowledge and skills. GIMS has a record of providing 100% placement in various sectors.

Ques. What is the schedule of GD and PI?

Ans. The Group Discussion/Personal interview schedule along with the interview centres, of the shortlisted candidates for the MBA/PGDM (2018-2020) program. Candidates are requested to report at the center half an hour before the scheduled interview time. Separate interview letters will be sent shortly through email. For more information, click here

Ques. How can I plan a visit to the GIBS campus?

Ans. Candidates can confirm their visit timing with the admission department of GIBS and have your questions regarding our programs, your eligibility or any other queries answered. The route is approximately 30 km from the Corporate Office and 5 Kilometers from Bangalore city. Our admission office will help you to take a tour of 5 Acres Lush Green Campus.

Ques. Does GIBS provide financial assistance?

Ans. GIBS provides financial assistance on the following categories:

  • Fee payable to college and hostel
  • Examination/Library/Laboratory fee
  • Purchase of books/equipments/instruments/uniforms
  • Caution deposit/building fund/refundable deposit supported by Institution bills/receipts
  • Travel expenses/passage money for studies abroad
  • Purchase of computers - essential for completion of the course
  • Insurance cover for the student.

Ques. What is the hostel fees of GIBS?

Ans. The hostel fee of GIBS is INR 1,08,000 p.a. along with the security deposit of INR 20,000. The security deposit is refundable. Read more