IBA-Indus Business Academy

Bangalore , Karnataka

IBA-Indus Business Academy

  1. PopularName : IBA-Indus Business Academy
  2. Course : PGDM
  3. Establishment : 2001
  4. Management : Private
  5. Rank : IBA Bengaluru is 19th among the 33 B-Schools (out of 5000+ B-Schools in India) to get an International Accreditation BY IACBE
  6. Affiliated To : AICTE
  7. Registration Fee : 500
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College Overview

The IBA campus is situated near the Art of Living ashram in Bangalore. Indus Business Academy (IBA- formerly Indian Business Academy) has been Ranked '8th' by Competition Success Review (CSR) - GHRDC All India Survey in 2011, rated 'A++' Category B-School by Business India All India Survey in 2011 and ranked '30th' by SiliconIndia in 2011, comprehensive salary and career growth survey of management graduates from TOP 200 B-Schools of India. ‘2nd’ in Karnataka by The New Indian Express-South India. ‘4th’ in South India by Dainik Bhaskar B-School Survey 2011. IBA, Bangalore is also listed among Fastest Growing Private Institutes in Asia by KPMG – WCRC 2014 Survey.

IBA’s founding mission was to bring excellence in Teaching, Training, Corporate Networking and in Placements. At IBA, students are groomed, not just as managers but as holistic individuals. It ensures emergence of positively charged individuals, ready to contribute to the growth of corporations and the welfare of the society.

‘IBA’ stands for three success mantras viz. Inspiration, Breakthrough and Achievement. At IBA, these three success mantras are represented by success formula viz. Success = Inspiration X Breakthrough X Achievement (S = I X B X A). Students of IBA imbibe these fundamental values and this has led to their success in various walks of life at the national and global levels. Learning at IBA is rooted in the 3 D model of Discussion, Dialogue and Discourse facilitating the development of Creative, Enlightened and Organic (CEO) leaders.

Today IBA stands tall in the comity of B-Schools. Step-by-step in a decade’s time, it has made significant contributions to the field of management and management education. The success of IBA is rooted in the nurturing academic environment, use of latest technologies, creative curriculum design and excellent industry interface and placements. Mr. P.S. Jitesh, notable alumni of Indus Business Academy, Bangalore joined Omnicom Media Group, Malaysia as Head of Investment.


Placement record

  • Asian Paints
  • Axis Bank
  • CITI bank
  • HCL
  • IDEA
  • KPMG
  • L & T
  • Yes bank

Fee structure

Fees and other expenses


PGDM 2018-2020


1st Year

Rs 3,59,000

2nd Year

Rs 3,12,000


Rs 6,71,000


Admission processing charges:- (Non-Refundable) :- Rs 40,000


Security deposit (Refundable) :- Rs 10,000


Admission Criteria

A Bachelor’s degree in any field from any statutory University approved by UGC with minimum 50% marks (45% for SC/ST/OBC and other reserved categories) OR Applicants, who are in final year of Bachelor degree, are also eligible to apply.


Applicant must appear for any one of the below mentioned Entrance Tests and submit the photocopy of Score Card along with filled Application Form.

We accept scores of following tests:

  • CAT 2017 (Common Admission Test conducted by IIMs)
  • XAT 2018 (XLRI Admission Test)
  • MAT Sept. 2017, Dec. 2017, Feb. 2018 & May 2018 (Management Aptitude Test conducted by AIMA)
  • ATMA Dec. 2017, Feb. 2018, May 2018 & July 2018 (AIMS Test for Management Admission)
  • GMAT after Sept. 2017. (Graduate Management Aptitude Test conducted by GMAC)
  • GRE after Sept. 2017 (Graduate Record Examination conducted by ETS)
  • GATE 2018 (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering jointly conducted by IISC and IITs)
  • CMAT 2018 (Common Management Admission Test Conducted by AICTE)
  • State Governments Entrance Tests – 2018 like MAH-CET, KMAT, PGCET, etc.


Hostel & Transport

Hostel and Mess Charges


Categories of Rooms available

1st Year

2nd Year


Triple- Boys hostel only




Double- Girls and Boys Hostel




Double(With attached toilet)- Girls and Boys Hostel




Single- Girls and Boys Hostel




Single(With attached toilet)- Girls Hostel only





Annual Residential Charges(Non- Refundable):- Rs 6,000


Security Money :- Rs 9,000


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