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The top MBA colleges in Uttarakhand like IIM Kashipur and IIT Roorkee have been ranked by NIRF and other private ranking agencies. There are 80 MBA colleges in the state, comprising 66 private and 14 government MBA colleges.

  • 2 colleges also offer correspondence MBA in Uttarakhand, including Uttarakhand Open University (UOU), Nainital and UPES Dehradun.
  • Some common names in the list of top MBA colleges in Uttarakhand include Doon Business School, Doon University, IMS Unison University and DIT University.
  • Admissions are mainly done through top MBA entrance exams like CAT, MAT, XAT and CMAT.
  • These colleges offer MBA degrees in more than 25 management specializations and offer both degree and diploma courses.

Read about the Doon Business School Admission Process.

Top MBA Colleges in Uttarakhand: Rankings

There are certain agencies that give the ranking to the colleges across the country. Some of these ranking agencies are NIRF, Outlook, India Today, and The Week. These agencies release various lists like Top MBA Colleges in India and Top Engineering Colleges in India.

Agencies give rankings to the colleges on the basis of pre-defined set of criteria including infrastructure, teaching methodology, faculty, campus placements and many more such factors. Listed below are the rankings for top MBA colleges in Uttarakhand.

Top MBA Colleges in Uttarakhand: NIRF Ranking

The list below shows the ranking of top MBA colleges in Uttarakhand as released by NIRF in 2020.

College Name NIRF All India Rank 2020 NIRF All India Rank 2019 Change Average Annual Fees
IIT Roorkee 12 11 -1 INR 4,10,000
IIM Kashipur 33 25 -8 INR 5,28,000
UPES Dehradun 66 56 -10 INR 6,41,500

NIRF has ranked IIT Roorkee’s Department of Management Studies as the best MBA college in Uttarakhand. However, clearing the institute’s admission process is not an easy task. Check IIT Roorkee MBA Cutoff.

  • The institute has secured a rank of 12 in India, a drop of 1 rank when compared to the 11th rank in 2019.
  • IIM Kashipur has also dropped by 8 and now ranks 33rd among the top management colleges in India.

Top MBA Colleges in Uttarakhand: The Week Ranking

Apart from NIRF, the national ranking agency, there are several other private ranking agencies which rank the colleges across the nation every year on the basis of how they perform in the duration of one year. The list below shows the ranking of top MBA colleges in Uttarakhand according to the Week.

College Name The Week All India Rank 2019 The Week All India Rank 2018 Change Average Annual Fee
Doon Business School, Dehradun 78 94 +16 INR 4,70,000
IMS Unison University, Dehradun 82 100 +18 INR 2,12,500
Tula’s Institute, Dehradun 97 120 +23 INR 1,40,000
Quantum School of Business, Roorkee 117 143 +26 INR 1,47,000

The Week has ranked Doon Business School as the best MBA college in Uttarakhand in 2019.

  • Premier colleges like IIT Roorkee and IIM Kashipur didn’t participate in this survey.
  • All the colleges ranked by The Week have shown an improvement in their ranks this year, that too on a large scale.
  • The biggest jump has been made by Quantum School of Business with an improvement of 26 ranks.

The parameter distribution of The Week rankings survey is shown in the chart below.

The Week Ranking Parameters and their Weightage

Source: The Week Website

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

ROI is an important criterion for selecting the best college for management course education. It is the ratio of the placement offered by the college to the fees charged for the total duration of course. The table below shows the top MBA colleges in Uttarakhand ROI wise.

College Name Average Annual Fees Average Placement Package ROI Rank*
Dev Bhoomi Group of Institutions, Dehradun INR 1,05,500 INR 5,70,000 1
Quantum School of Business, Roorkee INR 1,47,000 INR 3,50,000 2
Graphic Era, Dehradun INR 2,16,000 INR 5,08,000 3
IIM Kashipur INR 5,28,000 INR 12,19,000 4
Tula’s Institute, Dehradun INR 1,40,000 INR 3,24,000 4
IIT Roorkee INR 4,10,000 INR 9,18,000 6
DIT University, Dehradun INR 2,22,000 INR 4,50,000 7
ICFAI Dehradun INR 2,58,500 INR 4,97,000 8
IMS Unison University, Dehradun INR 2,12,500 INR 4,00,000 9
Doon Business School, Dehradun INR 4,70,000 INR 7,40,000 10
UPES Dehradun INR 6,41,500 INR 4,35,000 11

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

Dev Bhoomi Group of Institutions, Dehradun tops the list of top MBA colleges in Uttarakhand ROI wise.

  • The institute offers an average salary more than 5 times of the fees it charges.
  • Other top colleges are Quantum Roorkee and Graphic Era Dehradun.
  • IIT Roorkee and IIM Kashipur are behind other private colleges in this list.

Top MBA Colleges in Uttarakhand: Admission Process

The ratio of the government and private MBA colleges in Uttarakhand is shown in the chart below. These colleges offer management education in more than 25 specializations.

List of public/private mba colleges in uttarakhand

Source: Official Survey

  • Admissions in these colleges are done mainly on the basis of entrance exams.
  • Many colleges accept the score of CAT and other state MBA exams like UKSEE.
  • Candidates who clear these tests will be shortlisted for the GD (Group Discussion) & PI (Personal Interview) rounds as per their ranks.
  • In the counselling procedure, candidates would have to select the choices for the colleges and streams.
  • The candidates will be required to report to the allotted institution with a seat allotment letter for getting admission.

The table below shows the no of colleges accepting different exam scores.

Exam Name No. of Colleges Accepting Score
CAT 41
MAT 40

IIT Roorkee

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee is one of the most prestigious colleges in Uttarakhand for MBA.

  • IIT Roorkee offers dual specialization in 5 different streams: Operations, Finance, Marketing, Human Resource Management and Information Systems.
  • The minimum eligibility to pursue MBA from IIT Roorkee is graduation in any discipline with a minimum of at least 60% marks. Candidates are shortlisted on the basis of CAT score.
  • Currently, the institute has a seat intake of 95 for its MBA courses.

The companies visiting IIT Roorkee for their campus recruitment include HDFC Bank, PepsiCo, Goldman Sachs and many more such big names in the corporate world.

  • The highest package offered by the company during the placement 2020 is INR 18.68 lakh.
  • The average salary package offered is INR 10,12,000.
  • The campus registered a total of 82 offers.

The following chart shows the demographics of different specializations.

MBA Specialization Demographics in IIT Roorkee.
Source: IIT Roorkee Official Website

IIM Kashipur

The Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Kashipur is another prestigious college in Uttarakhand for MBA discipline. It is among the top 25 MBA colleges in India.

  • The companies visiting the college are ICICI Bank, Deloitte Consulting India, TATA Capital and many more such market leaders.
  • The highest placement salary offered to the students is INR 45 lakh and the average salary is INR 13.82 lakh.
  • The students must score 90+ %ile in the CAT exam to get the call from IIM Kashipur, along with their performance in GD, PI and WAT to secure their seat in the college.

The following chart shows the work experience distribution of students.

IIM Kashipur MBA Batch Profile

Source: IIM Kashipur Official Website

UPES Dehradun

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun is one of the few colleges in India which provides the MBA program in the Oil and Gas Management specialization.

  • The average salary offered to the student is INR 4,35,000 and highest salary offered is around INR 35-40 lakh.
  • The companies like Aditya Birla Group, Adani Group and many more such companies visit the college as part of their recruitment process.
  • The college accepts the score of CAT, MAT, XAT, NMAT and UPESMET for the admission in MBA discipline in the college.

Top MBA Colleges in Uttarakhand: Entrance Exam Wise

Candidates wishing to apply for admission in the top management colleges in Uttarakhand must appear in the national level entrance tests. In IIMs, admission will be done through the CAT entrance exam. The other management institutions & B-Schools consider the MAT score and other exams for offering admissions.

Top MBA Colleges in Uttarakhand Accepting CAT Score

CAT is the most premier management entrance exam in India for admissions into various top management colleges in India. Some of the top MBA colleges in Uttarakhand accepting CAT are:

  • IIT Roorkee
  • IIM Kashipur
  • DIT University, Dehradun
  • Tula’s Institute, Dehradun

Top MBA Colleges in Uttarakhand Accepting MAT Score

MAT is conducted 4 times a year for admission in the top B-schools in India. Some of the top MBA colleges in Uttarakhand accepting MAT score are:

  • DIT University, Dehradun
  • Doon Business School, Dehradun
  • Graphic Era Dehradun

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Top MBA Colleges in Uttarakhand: Placement Wise

These colleges offer good placement opportunities to students with packages ranging from INR 3-15 lakh.

  • Every college witnesses the influx of around 30-100 recruiters every year. Some colleges might get to see few or more.
  • The highest placements are often registered for the marketing stream students.

The chart below shows the average CTCs in the top MBA colleges in Uttarakhand.

Top MBA Colleges in Uttarakhand Placements

These placements depend upon the specialization you choose. Check the list of these colleges specialization wise.

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Top MBA Colleges in Uttarakhand: FAQs

Ques. How many MBA colleges are there in Uttarakhand?

Ans. There are 80 colleges for MBA in Uttarakhand. Out of which 14 are Government MBA College and rest 66 are Private MBA College.

Ques. Which exam is required to get admission in UPES for MBA?

Ans. UPES accepts the score of CAT, MAT, XAT, NMAT and UPESMET for the admission in MBA discipline in the college.

Ques. Which is the best MBA College in Uttarakhand?

Ans. IIT Roorkee and IIM Kashipur are some of the good government MBA colleges in Uttarakhand.

Ques. How can I get a scholarship for MBA?

Ans. Many organizations and institutes offer scholarships for MBA programs. The 2 best ways to get an MBA scholarship are:

  • A good score in the entrance test.
  • Extensive research work in a particular field.

Ques. Is an MBA still worth doing?

Ans. Due to an enormous number of students pursuing the course every year, MBA’s value has deviated a bit, but still, it is one of the most sought after courses by the recruiters in the corporate world.

Ques. Which are the best MBA colleges in Dehradun?

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

  • Doon Business School (DBS), Dehradun
  • Uttaranchal Institute of Management, Dehradun
  • University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun


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Admission :

Shri Guru Ram Rai University was established by religious and philanthropic leader, Shri Mahant Devendra Dass Ji. The admission process for the colleges online offline as well. I applied for it offline. I gave a sum of rupees 500 in the registration counter of the college and fill the application form. Rupees 500 is the registration fee. For online we can download the application form from the College website. for students want to apply for MBA program they may submit the score card of MAT, CAT. We must also attach a copy of 10 + 2 mark sheets Aadhar card Xerox and passport size photograph to the application form.

Campus Life :

The college conducts various activities like NSS, NCC, karate and also conducts different seminars and conferences as well. Usually the seminars are based on gender roles, cultural societies, cultural diversity, race, religion, economic status of the country and many more. The college hosts a welcome party, i.e., freshers party for the new batch every year. Annual week is also organised every year, and they give an opportunity to the students to show their talent besides studies.

Fee Structure And Facilities :

I am a student of BA and my fee structure every year is INR5585 which is quite feasible amount and could be paid by most of the students. A college which has so much of facilities in it does not charge much to the students. The fee structure differs from course to course. The college also provides the scholarship facility to the students who are good in their studies but sometimes fail to pay their fees due to unavoidable circumstances.

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Fee Structure And Facilities :

The fee structure for MBA is around Rs 94000 per annum including all the amenities provided. This fee is very feasible for MBA compared to other universities providing the same facilities. If you find this fee expensive you can avail loan or scholarship to complete your course.

Course Curriculum Overview :

Syllabus for MBA is designed in such a way that it will help students to get familiar with the outside world. In 2 years you will study topics such as Managerial Economics, Stats, Financial Management, etc that will help you to perform various operations in a job.

Admission :

I got my admission to SGRRU through the merit list. The first step in the procedure is to apply online and fill application form with your Class 12 grade and CAT/MAT score. After that, if you make it through merit list visit campus and complete all formalities.

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Admission :

For admission to this university, I was selected on the basis of marks obtained in my 10+2. Since I am a resident of Dehradun, I applied for this university in offline mode. I purchased an application form from the office and submitted it along with the necessary documents. I had to appear for counselling in the campus and pay the fee as soon as possible.

Placement Experience :

Placements are great. Students are recruited according to their performance in the drives. Various reputed organizations have visited campus in last 2 years. Companies like Accenture, Apex Pharma, Axis Bank, Bajaj Capital, Deloitte, Genpact, HCL, TCS have recruited candidates in top positions.

Course Curriculum Overview :

BA course so far has been interesting. We are made to study 5 subjects History, Political Science, Sociology, English, etc,without any specialization which are compulsory. The schedule is not much hectic but the subject demands attention.

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Fee Structure And Facilities :

The fee structure for two years is Rs. 1.77 Lacs. Tuition fee for the four years being 33,200 each for the four semesters, admission fee of 5000 and registration fee of 2000, and the rest going to other feeCompared to other MBA colleges, the fee is quite feasible

Course Curriculum Overview :

The course curriculum is one which encompasses all the necessary knowledge needed to have a successful career in management. There are a lot of assignments that we are given, to go along with presentations. The exam takes place on the semester wise basis.

Admission :

For admission in the MBA course in the college, the basis is either the marks obtained in CAT, MAT or CMA or through the entrance test that the college takes. When that happens you get notified (that is, if you manage to get through) about your admission

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