Top 10 Management Colleges

Rich, highly prolific, and internationally acclaimed business management courses have now become one among the most popular and commonly highly preferred higher education courses at the postgraduate and doctoral levels, in most countries of the whole world, essentially including India. Again, the creativeness, usefulness, and importance of these business management courses are constantly growing, owing to ever-increasing business competition in almost all economic sectors, desires of obtaining high-paying and lavish careers, organizational leadership at national and international levels, globalization of businesses, and the most productive and efficient utilization of all available resources in any business or profession. Hence, management professionals can now easily find rich and growth-oriented jobs in almost all fields of the broad sectors of business & commerce, professions, industries, and services, not only in the native countries, but also in countries worldwide. Today, the most prominent and major employers of the management professionals are corporations, financial institutions and banks, media and publishing, industries, educational institutions, governmental departments, NGOs, export and import companies, public relations firms, service-providing companies and firms, professional firms, ad entities in diverse other occupational and economic fields. In the lower section, provided separately is very fertile information about the top management colleges in india, the most popular subjects for MBA specialization, and entrance exams for getting admissions into the courses of the top ten colleges in india for management, by Indian and foreign MBA aspirants.

List of Best Management Colleges in India

The main reasons for the presence of a rather large number of business schools and management institutes and universities in cities all across India, are its third largest and well-refined higher educational infrastructure, its one of the largest and fast-paced economies of the world, and its being the second most populous country in the world. At present, there are over 2450 management institutes in India, the courses of which are duly recognized and approved by the AICTE and the DEC. Among these, the following are the best and top 10 management colleges in india, adorned with international prominence:
  • Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs), especially those which are located in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Kolkata, Lucknow, Indore, and Kozhikode.
  • XLRI School of Business and Human Resources, Jamshedpur
  • SP Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR), Mumbai
  • Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad
  • Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), Delhi University, Delhi
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS), Mumbai
  • Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad
  • Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), Pune
  • Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), Delhi
  • Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS University), Mumbai
  • ICFAI Business School, Ahmedabad

The most of the institutes in the above list of top ten management colleges in india, cover a rather wide range of subjects or disciplines for management courses, and offer education in business management through both campus-based and online modes (in some subjects). Admissions to the courses of these top colleges in india for management, are made on the basis of national-level management entrance exams like CAT, GMAT, ATMA, MAT, XAT, JMET, SNAP, etc. The following institutions are also highly renowned for distance learning courses in business management in some popular fields or subjects:

  • Institute of Management of Technology (IMT) Ghaziabad
  • Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University, Nasik
  • Tata Institute of Social Science, Mumbai
  • Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi
  • Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar
  • Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon
  • Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning (SCDL), Pune
  • Sikkim Manipal University (SMU-DE), Manipal
  • Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar [Tamil Nadu]
  • Osmania University, Hyderabad