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July 08, 2016 02:22 PM

Candidates aspiring admission in MBA and PGDM courses at IBS Ahmedabad, IBS Bangalore, IBS Gurgaon, IBS Hyderabad, IBS ...

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I wish to do MBA/PGPM/Ph.D (Full Time/Part Time) program at IBS? What is the Admission Process? <ul> <li>All the students who wish to pursue<strong> MBA/PGPM/Ph.D program </strong>have to appear for IBSAT-2016 scheduled in the month of December or can apply with a valid GMAT (onwards) / CAT&nbsp; / NMAT by GMAC TM score.</li> <li>The students who are shortlisted based on IBSAT / GMAT (from&nbsp; onwards) / CAT / NMAT by GMACTM score will be called for selection process at IBS Hyderabad.</li> <li><strong>MBA / PGPM: 17 &ndash; 26 February, 2017</strong></li> <li>Ph.D applicants: IBS Alumni/M.Phil degree holders/candidates qualified in UGC Net are exempted from IBSAT. These candidates have to submit the relevant certificates for verification.</li> </ul>

Where do I purchase the Application Voucher (IBSAT Bulletin)? <ul> <li>Application Voucher (IBSAT Bulletin) may be purchased either through Online or Offline mode as follows. The cost of the Application Voucher (IBSAT Bulletin) is Rs 1800/-</li> </ul> <p><strong>Online:-</strong></p> <ul> <li>Online registration for the programs is available on :- (www.admissions.ibsindia.org/ibsat/registration).</li> <li>After successful transaction, candidates will receive a mail with details of application number and password.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Offline:-</strong></p> <p><strong>Offline Application Vouchers are available at</strong></p> <ul> <li>IBS Marketing Branches - For nearest branches you may visit the website :- (http://www.ibsindia.org/contact_us/).</li> <li>On purchase of Application Voucher you will receive a scratch card containing application number and password.</li> </ul>

What is the eligibility criterion for IBSAT ? <ul> <li><strong>Graduation (any discipline) with 50%</strong> and above marks (as calculated by respective University) with medium of instruction as English.</li> <li>All applicants should have completed a minimum<strong> of 15 years</strong> of education (on 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 basis).</li> <li>Candidates not meeting the eligibility criteria of English medium in graduation have to submit the<strong> TOEFL/ NELT/ IELTS </strong>score by May</li> </ul>

What is the procedure after the purchase of Application Voucher (IBSAT Bulletin)? <ul> <li>Candidates have to download the instructions for filling the online application form.The application guidelines are available on the link:-(www.ibsindia.org/application-guidelines).</li> <li>Candidates have to log in with application number as login id and password using the link www.ibsindia.org/ibsat and fill the application form.</li> <li><strong>For Offline applicants</strong>, the application number and the password are available on the scratch card.</li> <li><strong>For Online applicants</strong>, upon successful payment (Rs.1800), candidates will receive a mail giving details of application number and password.</li> <li>IBSAT Bulletin will be dispatched to the candidates within seven days from the date of filling the online application form.</li> </ul>

In case of queries on MBA / PGPM program whom do I contact? <p><strong>For any queries on MBA / PGPM, you may contact on the following address, email and telephone numbers:</strong><br /> Admissions Officer<br /> IBS Admissions Office<br /> Plot no 65, Ground Floor, Nagarjuna Hills, Punjagutta<br /> Hyderabad - 500 082, Telangana, India.<br /> <strong>Phone: </strong>+ 91-40-2344 0963;<br /> <strong>Toll Free No:</strong> 1800 425 55 66 77<br /> <strong>E-mail:</strong> ibsat@ibsindia.org</p>

How will the candidates be selected? <p>The&nbsp;shortlisted&nbsp;candidates&nbsp;will&nbsp;have&nbsp;to&nbsp;participate&nbsp;in&nbsp;the&nbsp;IBS&nbsp;selection&nbsp;process,&nbsp;which&nbsp;will&nbsp;be&nbsp;done&nbsp;in&nbsp;following&nbsp;stages:</p> <ul> <li>Registration</li> <li>Briefing</li> <li>Group&nbsp;Discussion</li> <li>Personal&nbsp;Interview</li> </ul>

Where can I get information on Programs and Admission Process of IBS? <ul> <li>The details are available on the website (www.ibsindia.org). &nbsp;</li> <li>On filling the online application, you will receive a copy of the IBSAT bulletin containing all the details about the institution, programs and processes. It will be sent within seven days from the date of filling the online application form.</li> </ul>

My result for CAT/GMAT/NMAT will be announced in January 2017, can I still apply? <p><strong>Yes,</strong> the candidate will have to apply before January 31, 2017. However, such candidates can update their score online on or before January 31, 2017.</p>

What should be the size and resolution of photograph to be uploaded in the application form? <ul> <li>The candidates must upload a color photograph- full face till the shoulders in JPEG and GIF format.</li> <li>The size of photograph should not exceed 25 KB and should be approximately 140-160 pixels.</li> </ul>

Is IBSAT a common entrance for all programs of IBS? <p><strong>IBSAT is conducted every year for admission to the following Programs:</strong></p> <ul> <li>2year MBA program at IBS Hyderabad.</li> <li>4year Ph. D program (Full Time) at IBS Hyderabad.</li> <li>4year Ph. D program (Part Time) at IBS Hyderabad.</li> <li>2year PGPM (Postgraduate Program in Management) at 6 IBS campuses Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Gurgaon, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune.</li> <li>2 Year MBA program of IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur.</li> </ul>

What is the fee structure for the programs at IBS? <table style="width:568px"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width:142px"> <p><strong>Installment</strong></p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p><strong>IBS&nbsp;Hyderabad</strong></p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p><strong>IBS&nbsp;Ahmedabad</strong></p> <p><strong>IBS&nbsp;Bengaluru</strong></p> <p><strong>IBS&nbsp;Gurgaon</strong></p> <p><strong>IBS&nbsp;Kolkata</strong></p> <p><strong>IBS&nbsp;Mumbai</strong></p> <p><strong>IBS&nbsp;Pune</strong></p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p><strong>IBS&nbsp;Dehradun*</strong></p> <p><strong>IBS&nbsp;Jaipur*</strong></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:142px"> <p><strong>Admission&nbsp;Fee</strong></p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>80,000</p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>80,000</p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>80,000</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:142px"> <ul> <li>&nbsp;</li> </ul> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>2,34,000</p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>1,29,000</p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>86,000</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:142px"> <ul> <li>&nbsp;</li> </ul> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>2,34,000</p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>1,29,000</p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>86,000</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:142px"> <ul> <li>&nbsp;</li> </ul> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>2,34,000</p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>1,29,000</p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>86,000</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:142px"> <ul> <li>&nbsp;</li> </ul> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>2,34,000</p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>1,29,000</p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>86,000</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:142px"> <ul> <li>&nbsp;</li> </ul> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>2,35,000</p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>1,30,000</p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p>87,000</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:142px"> <p><strong>Total&nbsp;</strong></p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p><strong>12,51,000</strong></p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p><strong>7,26,000</strong></p> </td> <td style="width:142px"> <p><strong>5,11,000</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <ul> <li>In addition, students have to pay Rs.10,000 as refundable Caution Deposit with the first installment of Tuition Fee.</li> <li>The candidates selected for the MBA program of IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur who hail from the respective state will be awarded fee concession of Rs.50,000. The fee concession will be given in five equal installments. The students have to produce a domicile certificate from the Tahsildar / MRO / Municipality Office. The complete details will be given in student handbook.&nbsp;</li> </ul>

Is there any management quota of seats available? <p>There is no management quota or NRI quota.</p>

I have the scores of NMAT by GMAC™, can I apply for admission in IBS? <p><strong>Yes. </strong>Apart from IBSAT entrance examination, students can get admission in IBS through CAT/GMAT/NMAT by GMAC scores.</p>

I am in the final year of my graduation; can I apply for IBSAT 2016? <p>Applicants in the final year of graduation can also apply. They must ensure that they submit their graduation requirements (including practical examinations/viva/assignments) before May 31, 2017. The admission of such candidates will remain provisional until they submit their mark sheets and degree certificates to prove their eligibility.</p>

What is the last date to apply for IBSAT ? <p>The last date to apply for <strong>IBSAT 2016 is December 09, 2016</strong>.</p>

What will be the mode of IBSAT examination and what will be the duration of exam? <p><strong>IBSAT</strong> is a computer based test. It will be of <strong>2 hours</strong> duration.</p>

Is there any financial assistance for IBS Programs? <p>The candidates selected for IBS Programs avail educational loans from <strong>Public / Private Sector Banks</strong>. The maximum loan amount provided by the bank is<strong> Rs.10 to 15 Lakhs</strong> for programs in India. The loan amount will be disbursed by the bank as per the fee schedule.<br /> <strong>The list of banks where the students have availed educational loans in the past are:-</strong><br /> <strong>Private Sector Banks &amp; Financial Institutions:-</strong><br /> 1.HDFC Bank<br /> 2.CREDILLA Financial Services<br /> 3.AVANSE Financial Services Pvt. Ltd.<br /> 4.Axis Bank<br /> <strong>Public Sector Banks:-</strong><br /> A.State Bank of India<br /> B.Punjab National Bank<br /> C.Andhra Bank<br /> D.Oriental Bank of Commerce<br /> E.Bank of Baroda<br /> F.Canara Bank<br /> G. Central Bank of India<br /> H.State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur<br /> I.State Bank of Hyderabad<br /> J.Bank of Maharashtra<br /> K.Bank of India<br /> L.UCO Bank<br /> M.Allahabad Bank<br /> N.Corporation Bank<br /> O.Syndicate Bank</p>

Will the students be provided with the Laptops? <p><strong>No,</strong> Laptops are not provided to students. The students are expected to bring their own Laptops when reporting at the campus.</p>

When is IBSAT held? <p>The IBSAT computer based test will be held from , <strong>December 16, 2016 to December 27, 2016.</strong></p>

What will be the exam structure of IBSAT 2016? <p>The IBSAT 2016 entrance examination will have four sections, which are as follow &ndash;</p> <ul> <li>Verbal Ability</li> <li>Reading Comprehension</li> <li>Quantitative Aptitude</li> <li>Data Adequacy &amp; Data Interpretation</li> </ul>

Is there any minimum percentile needed to appear for IBSAT ? <p>&nbsp;A candidate should have a<strong> graduation degree</strong>, passed with 50% and above marks with medium of instruction as English.</p>

When will I get my IBSAT Admit Card? <p>The date for issuance of the admit card is yet to be announced. The admit card will be issued in the <strong>2nd week of December</strong> 2016.</p>

If I have scored less than 50% in my graduation; am I eligible for the test? <p><strong>&nbsp;No</strong>. If you have less than 50% marks in graduation then you are not eligible to write IBSAT.</p>

When will the result of IBSAT 2016 be declared? <p>The IBSAT 2016 result will be declared on<strong> January 06, 2017</strong>.</p>

What is Selection Briefings? <p>The selection briefings are a series of focused seminars to provide the candidate an insight into Programs and processes at IBS. Selection Briefings will be conducted at<strong> 40 locations</strong> from<strong> January 20 &ndash; January 30, 2017</strong>.</p>

Is hostel accommodation available for the students? <p>Hostel facility is not available at IBS campuses (except at IBS Hyderabad). However campus administration will assist the students in getting a suitable off campus accommodation near by the campus. The living expenses in these cities vary from Rs <strong>5,000 &ndash; Rs 10,000 per month</strong>.<br /> <strong>At IBS Hyderabad:-</strong></p> <ul> <li>The MBA program: Residential program. The students will be allotted non-A/c Single rooms with common wash room facility. The accommodation and mess expenses have to be borne by the student.</li> <li>Ph.D (Full Time): Single accommodation will be provided. Married students may opt to stay outside the campus.</li> </ul>

Am I eligible to appear for IBSAT, if I have completed my graduation in Hindi medium? <p>The candidates who have completed their graduation in Hindi medium will be required to submit the<strong> TOEFL/NELT/IELTS</strong> scores by May 31, 2017 to be considered eligible for examination.</p>

What does the selection process comprises of? <p>&nbsp;The selection process comprises of the following stages:<strong> Registration Briefing Group Discussion Personal interview</strong> .</p>

In cases of any queries or assistance with bank loans you may contact? <p><strong>Contact:-</strong></p> <p>Dr. P Venkateswarlu<br /> Financial Aid Cell<br /> <strong>Tel: </strong>040-23440963<br /> <strong>Email:</strong> finaidcell@ibsindia.org</p>

When is the selection process conducted? <ul> <li>Selection process for the<strong> MBA / PGPM Program </strong>will be conducted at<strong> Hyderabad campus</strong> from <strong>February 17&ndash;26</strong>, 2017.</li> <li>Selection process for the<strong> Ph.D Program</strong> will be conducted at <strong>Hyderabad campus</strong> from <strong>March 18-20</strong>,2017.</li> </ul>

In case of queries on Ph.D Program whom do I contact? <p><strong>&nbsp;For any queries on Ph.D Program, you may contact the following person</strong>:</p> <p>Dr. Sindhuja Menon</p> <p><strong>E-mail:</strong> phd@ibsindia.org.</p>