Top 20 MBA Colleges in South India 2024: Courses, Fees and Entrance Exam

Akansha Sirohi

Updated On: November 15, 2023 08:38 am IST | CAT

Top 20 MBA colleges in South India can help you enhance your career prospects in the management field. You can select colleges on the basis of the programmes they offer and the entrance exams accepted.

Top 20 Colleges in South India for MBA

This is the time of the year when B-school aspirants start shortlisting potential colleges for pursuing their management education. For candidates who are looking for the top 20 MBA colleges in South India, CollegeDekho has compiled a list of institutes and their courses.

It is important to shortlist the right MBA Course and specialization as well as the right college in order to give your career a boost. Targeting the top MBA colleges can brighten your chances of securing admission to good colleges. However, for aspirants who are looking for top MBA colleges in South India, the following are some of the institutes that you can consider.

Top MBA Colleges in South India

S.No Name of the College Fees (INR) Entrance Exam
1 IIM Bangalore 21,00,000 CAT
2 ISB Hyderabad 18,16,000 CAT
3 IIM Kozhikode 10,00,000 - 16,00,000 CAT
4 IIM Trichy 14,00,000 - 18,00,000 CAT
5 IIT Madras 6,00,000 CAT
6 IBS Hyderabad 15,00,000 CAT
7 XIME Kerala 16,00,000 XAT, CAT, GMAT
8 LIBA Chennai 11,50,000 CAT, GMAT
9 TAPMI Manipal 17,00,000 CAT, MAT
10 Great Lakes Chennai 11,40,000 CAT, GMAT
11 SIBM Bangalore 20,50,000 SNAP, CAT, MAT
12 IMS - Christ University 9,00,000 MAT, CAT
13 NIT Surathkal 2,50,000 CAT, MAT
14 IFMR Chennai 12,00,000 CAT, MAT
15 AIMS Bangalore 9,00,000 MAT, CAT
16 Thiyagaraja School of Management Madurai 8,00,000 - 10,00,000 MAT, CAT, TANCET
17 PSG Institute of Management Coimbatore 8,00,000 - 12,00,000 MAT, CAT, TANCET
18 VIT Vellore 12,00,000 MAT, CAT, TANCET
19 Amity Global Business School Bangalore 10,00,000 MAT, CAT, GMAT
20 Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science 7,00,000 MAT, CAT

With advanced cities like Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, and others, the job prospects after MBA are fruitful. These top 20 MBA colleges in South India offer some of the most popular academic courses, internship opportunities, and job prospects.

The MBA admission process is underway for various postgraduate diplomas and degree courses in the field of management. Apply for the programmes after checking the curriculum as there are structural and other differences between MBA courses and PGDM courses . It is essential to check the management entrance exams and scores accepted by colleges. Apart from the top 20 MBA colleges in South India, there are other popular MBA colleges that you can consider for MBA admissions.

Other Popular MBA Colleges in South India

Some of the other top MBA offering colleges in South India are

Atria Institute of Technology, Bangalore

GITAM University, Visakhapatnam

Narasaraopeta Institute of Technology (NIT), Guntur

Sri Mittapalli College of Engineering (SMCE), Guntur

Happy Valley Business School (HVBS), Coimbatore

IIKM Business School (IIKM), Chennai

Aurora's PG College - Ramanthapur (APGC, Ramanthapur), Hyderabad-T

SJES College Of Management Studies (SJES), Bangalore

Acharya Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangalore

Samskruti Group of Institutions, Hyderabad

Also, check the eligibility criteria and selection criteria of the colleges where you are applying. Merely qualifying the entrance exam will not ensure admission in the above colleges. Personal interview and group discussion rounds are also conducted for shortlisting the students after the entrance exams. Find out more about the MBA college selection criteria here.

Management aspirants may have a look at the following articles to know about other MBA Exams:

Check the list of top b-schools of other regions here:

Students can also have a look at the popular MBA career options:

For more updates related to Management courses, colleges or specialisations, you make speak with our counsellors for expert guidance or you may write your query at Question and Answer at CollegeDekho .

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