IBS Business School, Bengaluru Admission Process Information

Admission Process

The admission modalities for admission to MBA/PGPM and PhD programs are given below


Candidates who wish to take admission to MBA/PGPM/PhD programs have to appear for IBSAT

IBSAT is an online aptitude test conducted by the ICFAI Foundation For Higher Education University (a deemed University as per UGC act 1956), for students seeking admission to the MBA/ PhD programs of IBS Hyderabad.

IBSAT is based on CBT (Computer Based Test) format and consists of multiple choice questions. IBSAT is for 2 hours duration and is aimed to test the applicant’s ability in quantitative techniques, data interpretation, data adequacy, vocabulary, analytical reasoning and reading comprehension.


Candidates with GMAT® or CAT scores are exempted from IBSAT 2013. GMAT scores (from 2010 onwards) and CAT 2013 scores are accepted in place of IBSAT 2013.

The ICFAI University, Dehradun, The ICFAI University, Jaipur and IBS Campuses at Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Gurgaon, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune accept IBSAT 2013/ GMAT (2010 onwards)/ CAT 2013 scores for admission to the following programs:

MBA program offered by IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur.

PGPM (Post Graduate program in Management) program offered at IBS Ahmedabad, IBS Bangalore,
IBS Gurgaon, IBS Kolkata, IBS Mumbai and IBS Pune.

Selection Process

Candidates who have qualified based on IBSAT 2013/ GMAT®/ CAT score are called for the selection process at IBS Hyderabad in February 2014. The selection process comprises of Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

 Fee Details

IBS Campus Fee per Annum*
(Rs. in Lakhs)
IBS Hyderabad


MBA Program (2014 – 2016)
IBS Ahmedabad



PGPM Program (2014 – 2016)
IBS Bangalore
IBS Gurgaon
IBS Kolkata
IBS Mumbai
IBS Pune
IBS Dehradun


MBA Program (2014 – 2016)
IBS Jaipur
IBS Hyderabad


PhD Program – Full Time / Part Time (2014 – 2018)Full Time PhD students have to pay only Rs. 40,000 towards
admission fee.They get full waiver of tution fee of Rs. 60,000
per semester for 8 semesters subject to academic performance


IBS Bangalore

# 231, SH-17, Bangalore-Mysore Road
Kengeri, Bangalore – 560060.

Ph: +91-80-66222222
Email: ibsbng@ibsindia.org