IFIM Business School is ranked No.26 in India amongst Best Business Schools by Business India magazine and has won Education World ‘Higher Education’ Awards. IFIM B-School, Bangalore offers PGDM, Executive, Ph.D. in the discipline of Finance, International Business, Management Development Program, etc.

IFIM Business School Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1995 | Private
Approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Accredited by South Asian Quality Assurance System, AACSB
Entrance Exam


Institute: VTU Aptitude Test

Popular Courses PGDM
Courses Offered 4 Courses across 10 streams
Application Mode | Fees Online | INR 2000
Admission Criteria Merit-based + Entrance Test
Top Recruiters Nestle, FedEx, Oracle, Dell, Deloitte, TCS, Cushman & Wakefield, E&Y, KPMG, Capgemini, Federal Bank, Tommy Hilfiger
Facilities Available Library, Hostel, Auditorium, Sports
Official Website https://www.ifimbschool.com/

IFIM Business School Awards

  • Gold Award winner at the 7th Indian Management Conclave at IIM Ahmedabad by MBA Universe
  • Recognized among World’s Greatest Brands’ by United Research Services, UAE
  • Awarded ‘Best Higher Education Institute of the Year-South’ at the National Education Excellence Awards organized by ASSOCHAM India
  • Certified as ‘Global League Institution’ by Great Place to Study Research Institute, UK
  • Awarded as ‘Best Business School in Bengaluru’ by Brands Achiever
Quick Facts
- 6th Business School in India to receive the prestigious AACSB International accreditation.
- Ranked 28th in India by Business Today 2018 – only institute to jump 20 places.
- India’s 1st Business School to set up a Digital Business academic area.
- One of the strongest Finance and Marketing faculty in the country.
- Pioneer of India’s only service excellence index (index of Service Excellence in India – iSEI).
- IFIM’s Social Immersion Program (SIP) figured on AACSB’s ‘innovations that inspire’ list of 2019 for the Asia Pacific region.
- Only Business School to offer a Bespoke Curriculum model which provides a tailor-made learning path for each student.
- Only Business School to offer a 10 credit Super Specialisation in the Industry 4.0 domains in partnership with top global schools like Stanford University, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia, ESCPLondon, McCombs School of Business to groom ‘T’ shaped professionals for next-gen roles in next-gen industries.
- 33% of the curriculum comprises of Practice Course. 
- The fastest Business School to complete 100% placements in 2018 
- A wellness and personality/communication-centric program to nurture life skills and lifestyle in each student is integrated into the curriculum. 

IFIM Business School Courses

Course Specialization Eligibility
PGDM General, Finance, International Business, Marketing, Human Resource Management, Analytics, Digital Business
  • Graduation with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks (45% for reserved category candidates)
  • Obtained a valid score in CAT/ GMAT/ XAT
Data Science
PGDM PGDM for Working Professionals Graduation with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks (45% for reserved category candidates) with two years of Full-Time working experience
Ph.D Management
  • Post Graduation in the cognate stream with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks
  • Obtained a valid score in VTU Aptitude Test 

Check: IFIM Bangalore Courses and Fees

IFIM Business School Admission

Step 1: Visit the official website of IFIM Bangalore and click on the ‘New User Registration’ tab.

Step 2: Fill the requested details and click on ‘Save and Continue’.

Step 3: After registration, you will receive an email regarding user id and password.

Step 4: Login by using your id and password and pay the application fee of INR 2000 via online mode (Net Transfer/ Debit/ Credit Card) or through Demand Draft drawn in favor of ‘Centre for Developmental Education’ payable at Bangalore.

Step 5: Click on ‘Submit’.

Note: In the case of payment through DD, take a printout of duly filled form and send it to the following address along with attested marks sheets and valid scorecards.

Director of Admissions,
IFIM Business School 8P & 9P,
KIADB Industrial Area
Electronics City 1st Phase
Bangalore – 560100

Selection Criteria

  • Candidates will be selected on the basis of the following exams:
Course Entrance Test Read more
PGDM CAT Click here
GMAT Click here
XAT Click here
Ph.D VTU Aptitude Test followed by Interview -
  • For PGDM (Working Professionals), candidates will be selected on the basis of Work Experience followed by Personal Interview.

Mandatory Documents

  • 10th and 12th Marksheet
  • Graduation and Post Graduation Marksheet
  • Work Experience Certificate
  • Entrance Exam Score Card
  • One passport size coloured photograph
  • ID Proof

Check: IFIM Bangalore Admission

IFIM Business School Placement

IFIM B-School, Bangalore provides placement facility to its students. The placement cell of the institute conducts various training programs such as Corporate Mentoring, Industry Internship Program, Mock Interviews, Group Discussions, Pre-placement Talk and many more. With a 22 percent rise in average salary in placements, IFIM Business School successfully places 100 percent students through Industry Internship Program. IFIM Business School is proud to announce 100% internship cum placements for its 23rd batch PGDM. A total of 159 companies participated in the program for 261 graduating students, the majority of the companies that participated were in the new age business areas with IT, E-Commerce and Consulting as major assignments.

Industry Internship Program
IFIM Business School successfully places 100 percent of students through Industry Internship Program. An average salary in the placement program up by 22 percent. The highest internship stipend offered is INR 0.81 lakhs per month with an average internship stipend of INR 0.25 lakhs per month.

Highlights of Placement

Total No. of Companies 159
No. of New Companies 98
No. of Repeat Companies 79
Total No. of Offers made 263
Highest Package INR 19,50,000
Average Package INR 7,50,000
Top Recruiters Nestle, FedEx, Oracle, Dell, Deloitte, TCS, Cushman & Wakefield, E&Y, KPMG, Capgemini, Federal Bank, Tommy Hilfiger, Schneider Electric, HGS, Microland, McCann, Puma, Arcesium, ZS Associates, BNY Mellon, Hexaware Technologies, Moodys Analytics, Danske IT, DHL, EXL, Enquero Global, Saatchi and Saatchi Focus, Wipro, Valvoline Cummins, Syngene, PhonePe, many more

The following chart depicts the Sector-Wise Placement of IFIM B-School Bangalore:

IFIM Bangalore Placement

Check: IFIM Bangalore Placement

IFIM Business School Faculty

The IFIM Business School has a well qualified and experienced faculty. The institute has a total of 45 faculty members and 18 supporting faculty. Most of the faculty members has passed out from the top colleges of India and Abroad. Along with this, IFIM B-School Bangalore also has an International Advisory Board. Following are the highlights of the faculty members:

  • 9 IIM Degree holders
  • 3 IIM Fellow
  • 11 IIT/ BITS Degree
  • 4 IIT/ BITS Ph.D
  • 3 Central University Degree
  • 4 Foreign University
  • 14 Experience at CXO Level
  • 1 NID Post Graduate

Check: IFIM Bangalore Faculty

IFIM Business School FAQs

Ques. Does the institute provide hostel facility?

Ans. Yes, the institute provides hostel facility. Hostel is located on a lush 2-acre campus and is located in close proximity to campus. Transportation to and from the hostel is available at the campus. The hostel campus is completely wi-fi enabled and has well equipped single/double occupancy rooms, made available on a first come first serve basis. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and tea are served on the hostel campus. For more information, click here

Ques. Does the IFIM Bangalore provide scholarships?

Ans. Yes, IFIM Bangalore provide scholarship on the basis merit. IFIM Bangalore announces merit scholarships for the 2019-21 batch of its two-year, full-time, residential, AICTE approved and AACSB accredited Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) programs. For more information, click here

Ques. How can I inquire about the admissions? Is there any helpline number available?

Ans. You can inquire about the admissions by filling the inquiry form available on the website of the college. The helpline and address of admission office is as follows:

8 P & 9 P, KIADB Industrial Area,
Electronic City Phase I,
Bengaluru, Karnataka 560100
Contact No. +91 99000 67706

Ques. How is IFIM Bengaluru for MBA?

Ans. IFIM B-School is known for its flagship programs of PGDM. Students with an interest in Finance specializations are advised to take up the course at IFIM B-School Bangalore. IFIM Business School offers a flexible PGDM program, designed on leading international B-School curriculum, which has been widely appreciated by the corporates as they get highly focused resources. More than 150 companies participated in the recruitment process at IFIM B-school with requirements across majors. The sector-wise break-up was diverse representing all major areas of industries and services, including Consulting, FMCG, Banking & Financial Services, KPO, Education, Automotive, Healthcare, Insurance, IT Services, Logistics, Manufacturing, Market Research, Media, Real Estate, Retail, etc.