List of Top MBA/PGDM Colleges In Telangana based on 2020 Ranking

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The top MBA colleges in Telangana offer multiple career opportunities to students by offering full-time, part-time, and correspondence modes of education.

  • The state is quite popular for its MBA colleges, where the average fees is around INR 5,00,000.

  • There are 22 public and 292 private MBA colleges in Telangana, taking the total tally of management colleges in the state to 314.

  • Some of the top-ranked MBA colleges here include IBS Business School, Hyderabad, Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE), Hyderabad and National Institute of Technology (NIT), Warangal.

Top MBA Colleges In Telangana: Rankings

There are many ranking agencies in India which release multiple ranking lists every year like the Top MBA colleges in India, Top MBA Colleges in Bangalore, etc. These rankings are based on various parameters like Teacher-Student Ratio, Placement Quality, Graduation Outcome, etc. Some agencies also release different ranking lists for public and private MBA colleges in India.

Telangana State hosts some of the top-ranked MBA institutes of the country. Ranking agencies like NIRF, Times, and Business Today have ranked the top MBA colleges from Telangana in their 2019 ranking lists. Here, we have mentioned the ranks of some of the top business schools over a span of 2 years.

Top MBA Colleges In Telangana: NIRF Ranking

NIRF or the National Institutional Ranking Framework is a governing body which ranks the colleges and universities of India. The agency is run by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. The NIRF rankings for some of the best MBA colleges of Telangana have been mentioned below.

College Name

NIRF All India Rank 2019

NIRF All India Rank 2018

Change

Average Annual Fee

ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education, Hyderabad

26

22

-4

INR 7,02,000

Institute of Management Technology, Hyderabad

67

51-75

-

INR 6,97,000

NIRF has ranked ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education, Hyderabad as the best MBA college in Telangana in 2019.

  • The institute has been ranked 26 in 2019 in the entire country while it had been ranked 22 in 2018. 

  • NIRF released ranks for only top 50 colleges last year while the other 25 colleges were collectively ranked in the rank band of 51-75.

  • IMT Hyderabad has also been included in the list this year by NIRF. In 2018, the institute was ranked in the 51-75 band, and it has been ranked 67 among top management colleges in India in 2019.

Top MBA Colleges In Telangana: Times B-school Ranking

Times B-schools survey ranks the top B-schools of the country based on various factors. Here, we have mentioned some of the top-ranked institutes of Telangana according to them.

College Name

Times Telangana Rank 2019

Times Telangana Rank 2018

Change

Average Annual Fee

ICFAI Business School (IBS), Hyderabad

1

1

0

INR 7,00,000

Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad

2

2

0

INR 4,55,000

Aurora Business School, Hyderabad

3

3

0

INR 2,70,000

Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management, Hyderabad

4

4

0

INR 4,60,000

Gitam Business School, Hyderabad

68

NP

-

INR 3,60,000

Siva Sivani Institute Of Management, Hyderabad

78

NP

-

INR 4,00,000

Kakatiya Institute of Technology and Science , Warangal

88

NP

-

INR 95,000

Vishwa Vishwani Institute of Systems and management, Hyderabad

96

NP

-

INR 3,70,000

Times has ranked IBS Hyderabad as the best college in Telangana in its B-School survey 2019.

  • The institute has been ranked 12th among the top MBA colleges in India. In 2018 also, the institute ranked as the No. 1 MBA college in Telangana.

  • The top MBA colleges in Telangana which occupied the top 4 spots in the 2018 ranking have seen no change this year.

  • Times has added 4 more institutes to the list this year. Out of these 8 colleges, 7 are from Hyderabad and only 1 is from Warangal, namely Kakatiya Institute of Technology and Science.

Top MBA Colleges In Telangana: Business Today Ranking

Business Today ranking scheme aims to rank the best business schools in the country. Here, we have listed some of the top-ranked MBA colleges as per the Business Today rankings.

College Name

Business Today All India Rank 2019

Business Today All India Rank 2018

Change

Average Annual Fee

ICFAI Business School, Hyderabad

37

39

+2

INR 7,02,000

Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad

48

53

+5

INR 2,90,000

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad

65

NP

-

INR 6,00,000

Institute of Management Technology, Hyderabad

83

87

+4

INR 2,50,000

Aurora’s Business School Panjagutta, Hyderabad

140

136

-4

INR 2,55,000

Dhruva College of Management, Hyderabad

149

152

+3

INR 4,00,000

ICBM School of Business Excellence, Hyderabad

150

119

-31

INR 4,50,000

Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management, Hyderabad

198

218

+20

INR 4,00,000

Department of MBA, CMR College of Engg. and Technology, Hyderabad

209

224

+15

INR 35,000

  • Business Today has also ranked ICFAI Business School, Hyderabad as the best MBA college in Telangana. Its rank has improved in 2019 by 2 positions.

  • Some of the other institutes which have been ranked among the top business schools of Telangana are IPE Hyderabad, SIBM Hyderabad and IMT Hyderabad.

  • The best rank improvement has been shown by Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management, Hyderabad, while ICBM School of Business Excellence, Hyderabad has suffered the biggest dip.

Top MBA Colleges in Telangana: ROI (Return on Investment)

ROI or the Return on Investment is very important in analysing which college is best suitable for you.  Here we have ranked a few colleges based on their ROI.

College Name

Average Annual Fee

Average Placement Package

ROI Percentage*

Osmania University, Hyderabad

INR 54,000

INR 5,00,000

925.93%

National Institute of Technology, Warangal

INR 83,250

INR 7,42,000

891.29%

Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology, Hyderabad

INR 1,13,000

INR 4,25,700

376.72%

Indian School of Business(ISB), Hyderabad

INR 7,02,000

INR 24,00,000

341.88%

Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad

INR 2,90,000

INR 5,00,000

172.41%

Aurora’s Business School Panjagutta, Hyderabad

INR 2,55,000

INR 3,50,000

137.25%

National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management, Hyderabad

INR 3,05,000

INR 7,70,000

252.46%

ITM Business School, Hyderabad

INR 2,50,000

INR 4,50,000

180%

Institute of Management Technology, Hyderabad

INR 6,00,000

INR 7,14,000

119%

ICFAI Business School, Hyderabad

INR 7,50,000

INR 6,90,000

92%

*ROI={(Average Placement Package)/(Average Annual Fee)}*100%

  • Osmania University, Hyderabad is the best MBA college in Telangana according to the ROI rank.

  • Although its average package is INR 5,00,000, yet it has a very nominal annual fee of INR 54,000.

  • Some of the other institutes which are included in the list are NIT Warangal and Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad.

Top MBA Colleges in Telangana: Admission Process

There are 314 top MBA colleges in Telangana, comprising 292 private and 22 public MBA colleges. The ratio is explained with the help of the chart below.

Number of top MBA colleges in Telangana

Source: Official Survey

  • Admissions in these colleges are conducted through top MBA entrance exams like CAT, TSICET and ATMA.

  • Following the exam, many colleges conduct rounds of written ability test (WAT), group discussion (GD) and personal interview (PI) to shortlist the students.

Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad

  • ISB Hyderabad is regarded as one of the top private B-schools of the country. It was established in 2001 and since then it has been providing some of the finest students in the country.

  • Some of the important courses offered by the institute include PGPM in Finance, Marketing, Strategy and Leadership, etc. Other courses are PGPpro, PGPMAX and PGPMFAT.

  • The institute has over 1,000 students and accepts GRE/CAT/GMAT/JRF scores. The annual MBA fee is INR 7,02,000 at ISB Hyderabad.

  • The institute provides excellent placement opportunities to its students. The average placement package here stays around INR 24,00,000.

  • Overall the years, the placement scenario has improved to a great extent. The college has over 200 recruiters. Some of the top recruiters include Amazon, Axis Bank, Accenture, etc.

  • According to the Forbes recent ranking, ISB Hyderabad ranks 7th in the world.

The average annual CTC offered by various companies for six years is shown in the chart below.

Average MBA Salary offered at ISB Hyderabad

Source: ISB Hyderabad Official Website

The table below shows the number of offers made to the students across a span of six years:

Year

No. of Companies Registered

No. of Offers Made

2014

350

884

2015

267

987

2016

297

1151

2017

411

1113

2018

375

1136

2019

373

1309

ICFAI Business School, Hyderabad (IBS)

  • IBS Hyderabad has around 1,100 students in the current year and has been ranked 12th in the country by Hindustan Times.

  • The most important programs of the institute are MBA, BBA and PhD. Currently, there are 60 students in the PhD program.

  • IBS has MoUs with fifteen colleges in the USA, UK, Australia, and Malaysia. It was established in the year 1956 and the average annual MBA salary here is INR 6,90,000.

  • More than 300 companies visit IBS Hyderabad every year and the institute gets more than 94% on-campus placement. Some of the top recruiters include Amazon, TCS, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, etc.

The sector-wise placement trend for the year 2017 has been shown in the chart below.

Placements at IBS Hyderabad Sector Wise

Source: IBS Hyderabad Official Website

The following table gives the placement 2017 at the campus details.

On-Campus

94%

Average Salary

INR 6.9 lakh

Highest Salary (Domestic)

INR 16.50 lakh

Highest Salary (International)

INR 47.50 lakh

Average Salary (Top 10%)

INR 12.40 lakh

Average Salary (Top 25%)

INR 9.95 lakh

Osmania University, Hyderabad

  • Osmania University, Hyderabad was started in the year 1962 and currently offers the 2-year MBA programme.

  • The average annual fees here is INR 54,000 and the average CTC offered is INR 5,00,000.

  • Some of the top MBA recruiters at Osmania University Hyderabad include TCS, ICICI Bank and Bose.

Top MBA Colleges in Telangana: Entrance Examinations

There are various entrance examinations for the MBA colleges of Telangana through which students can get admissions. The top exams include CAT, MAT, TS ICET, SNAP, AP ICET, and KU CAT. Mentioned below are some of these colleges, categorized according to the entrance exam scores they accept.

Top MBA Colleges in Telangana: Accepting CAT Score

CAT or Common Admission Test is the most popular entrance examination in India for admission to the different management institutes of the country. Most of the top B-schools accept students based on their CAT score. Every year, lakhs of students sit for the test, with around 2 lakh students applying in 2019.

  • CAT is held in various cities all across India. It is an online CBT (Computer-Based Test) where students have to answer MCQ type questions.

  • The exam duration is 3 hours and students need to answer 100 questions in total, divided into 3 sections.

  • The three sections are Quantitative Ability, Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension and Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning.

Some of the top MBA colleges in Telangana accepting CAT score are:

  • IBS Business School, Hyderabad

  • Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad

  • School of Management Studies, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

  • National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management, Hyderabad

  • Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management, Hyderabad

  • Dhruva College of Management, Hyderabad

Top MBA Colleges in Tamil Nadu: Accepting TS ICET Score

TS ICET or the Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test is the examination conducted by Kakatiya University for admission to the management colleges of Telangana. 

  • Every year, more than 60,000 candidates appear for the test for admission to the top MBA colleges in Telangana.

  • The examination is conducted in 18 cities and the duration is 150 minutes in which the students will have to solve 200 MCQs.

  • The test is mostly held in the month of May.

Some of the top MBA colleges in Telangana accepting TSICET score are:

  • Department of Business Management, Osmania University, Hyderabad

  • Dhruva College of Management, Hyderabad

  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad

  • Siva Sivani Institute of Management, Secunderabad

Top MBA Colleges in Telangana Accepting MAT

Top MBA Colleges in Telangana Accepting GMAT

Top MBA Colleges in Telangana Accepting ATMA

Top MBA Colleges in Telangana Accepting AP ICET

Top MBA Colleges in Telangana: Placement Wise

MBA Placements are already over for the 2019 batches. Most of the colleges have been visited by some of the top recruiting organizations of the country as well as abroad.

  • The average number of recruiters in the top B-schools of Telangana ranges from 75 to 150

  • The average CTC was around INR 7 lakhs.

  • The placement scenario changes every year based on various factors.

The following chart shows the CTCs offered by some of the top MBA colleges in Telangana.

Average CTC offered in Top MBA Colleges In Telangana

Source: Official Institute Websites

Placements also depend upon the specialization you choose, and Marketing and Business Analytics have proven to be the most rewarding MBA specializations. Click below to check to the top MBA colleges in Telangana specialization wise.

Top MBA Colleges in Telangana: For Finance

The finance specialization has become quite popular these days. There are endless openings in this field. It may provide you with a job in commercial banking, financial planning and various other sectors. So, more and more students are pursuing an MBA in Finance.

Some of the top MBA colleges in Telangana for Finance are:

  • ICFAI Business School, Hyderabad

  • Gitam Hyderabad Business School

  • ITM Business School, Warangal

  • Osmania University, Hyderabad

Top MBA Colleges in Telangana: For HR

One of the most popular MBA specializations is HR Management. Most of the MBA institutes of Telangana offer this specialization. MBA in Human Resources Management is one such course which never goes out of demand. HR managers are required in every segment of the corporate sector.

Some of the top MBA colleges in Telangana for HR are:

  •  ICFAI Business School, Hyderabad

  • Institute of Public Enterprise, Warangal

  • ICBM School of Business Excellence, Hyderabad

  • ITM Business School, Warangal

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Top MBA Colleges in Telangana: FAQs

Ques. Which is the best MBA college of Telangana?

Ans. Some of the top MBA colleges in Telangana are:

  • ICFAI Business School, Hyderabad

  • NIT Warangal

  • ISB Hyderabad

Ques. Which is the most economic MBA college of Telangana?

Ans. The most economic MBA course is provided by Osmania University. The course fee is around INR 54,000 per annum.

Ques. What is the cut-off score for TSICET?

Ans. The cut-off score for TSICET is 25% of the total marks for the General candidates. There is no cut-off for the SC/ST candidates.

Ques. Which is the best private MBA college in Telangana?

Ans. The best private MBA college in Telangana is IBS, Hyderabad.

Ques. How many MBA colleges are there in Telangana?

Ans. There are 314 MBA colleges in Telangana out of which 22 are government institutes and 292 are private colleges.

Ques. Which is the best government college for MBA in Telangana?

Ans. The best government college for MBA in Telangana is NIT Warangal. It provides quality education to its students.

Ques. What is the average CTC offered by an MBA college in Telangana?

Ans. The average CTC ranges from INR 4-5 lakh. It may change every year.

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