ICFAI Business School


Rank: 51

College:  ICFAI Business School

 Location: Hyderabad

Year Established: 1985




  • 94% on-campus placement (national and international) in 2015 with average salary package up to 6.7 LPA
  • Ranked 2nd amongst ‘Private B-Schools in India’ in Silicon India B-Schools Survey 2015
  • Recognized as deemed university by UGC
  • Accredited by South Asia Quality Improvement System (SAQS)
  • Grade ‘A’ accredited by NAAC
  • Partnership with companies, foreign university, NGOs, Banks to conduct training and certification courses

Courses at ICFAI

Course Duration Degree Awarded
MBA 2 years (MBA)
Ph.D 2 years (Ph.D)

 Admissions to ICFAI

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

IBSAT 2015

IBSAT is an online aptitude test conducted by The ICFAI Foundation For Higher Education (a deemed to be University under Section 3 of UGC act 1956), for students seeking admission to the MBA / PhD programs of IBS Hyderabad.

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


CAT 2015 scores, GMAT scores (from 2013 onwards) and scores of NMAT by GMAC 2015 are also accepted in place of IBSAT 2015. Candidates with GMAT®, CAT, NMAT by GMAC scores are exempted from IBSAT 2015.