ISB (Indian School of Business) is one of the most prestigious educational institutes for management courses. The institute features in the list of top 30 B-schools for Global MBA 2019, given by Financial Times. ISB has two campuses- one at Hyderabad and another at Mohali. In this article, you will get a glimpse of various courses and opportunities provided at ISB.
ISB was started with a vision to train young minds for global business practices. Its courses are designed to instill leadership qualities and innovating abilities in the management aspirants. ISB Hyderabad being the oldest campus of ISB, has about 600 admission seats. On the other hand, ISB Mohali, being a relatively new campus, provided 293 seats. Both the campuses admit the students based on the same criteria and programmes.
Courses offered at ISB
ISB provides a number of specialized programmes in the form of long-duration, short-duration, part-time and online courses. Apart from its one-year flagship program PGPM, there are a number of other courses devised according to the suitability of candidates. Given below is a list of major courses offered at ISB:
- Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM)
- Post Graduate Programme in Management For Working Professionals (PGPpro)
- Post Graduate Programme in Management For Senior Executives (PGPMAX)
- Post Graduate Programme in Management For Family Business (PGP MFAB)
- Executive Fellow Programme in Management (EFPM)
- Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)
Advanced Management Courses (sector-specific)
- Advanced Management Programme in Business Analytics (AMPBA)
- Advanced Management Programme for Healthcare (AMPH)
- Advanced Management Programme for Manufacturing and Operations (AMPMO)
- Advanced Management Programme for Infrastructure (AMPI)
- Advanced Management Programme in Public Policy (AMPPP)
ISB also offers open and customized programs tailored to meet the strategic business needs of modern organizations. Besides, the institute delivers Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) in collaboration with Coursera. These courses impart knowledge about emerging markets and financial, investment and business strategies.
Opportunities at ISB
ISB stands out from other B-schools in several aspects. Its globally-oriented education intends to bring about overall development of students through various opportunities. The following points dwell upon the unique aspects of ISB.
- Distinct Courses
The courses offered by ISB are attuned to the ever-evolving global markets and fast-changing business environments. These are delivered as per the world-class standards and enable international exposure to students.
- Best Faculty
ISB’s faculty team has been selected from top international B-schools. They are experts in teaching as well as research field. The renowned professors of ISB are recipients of many awards and recognitions.
- High-Quality Research Environment
ISB encourages innovation and creativity among students by providing a dynamic research environment. All the programs at ISB are framed with a strong emphasis on transitional and emerging economies. The institute offers a number of initiative programs to inculcate research spirit and entrepreneurship skills in students.
- Global Exposure
In addition to the permanent faculty, ISB incorporates lectures by the visiting faculty from top B-schools across the world. Also, the institute has alliances with 40+ international B-schools including Wharton school of business, Kellogg school of management, etc. ISB holds joint courses with global universities and offers student exchange programs.
- Excellent Placements
Being the leading B-school in the country, ISB is visited by top recruiters for campus placements. Global companies like Apple, Google, Microsoft, etc. give great opportunities to students wi
th rewarding packages. The average placement package at ISB is Rs. 20 LPA while the highest package has gone up to Rs. 70 LPA to date.
ISB is one of the few B-schools in Asia to receive accreditation from international associations. The word-class campuses of ISB provide a conducive environment for quality education and research.