Studying MBA from an eminent B-School in India is a dream shared by numerous students as well as working professionals. These schools of eminence are widely known for the stringent standards of education they offer, the breathtaking campuses they have, and the startling job placement opportunities they provide. Innovative pedagogy and deep academic-industry interface are key to management education.

The best school of eminence in India are driven to encourage, mentor, support, and enhance the preparation of the leaders of tomorrow. Business education could impact local communities and prepare leaders for social change. Lifelong learners go on to become purpose-driven leaders who make a difference through business education.

Let’s take a look at some of the alumni of these institutes of eminence who were driven to make a mark.
Neeraj Arora; the man behind Facebook-WhatsApp deal : ISB Hyderabad
Vineet Nayar; the Business Executive, Philanthropist, Author : XLRI Jamshedpur
Sanjay Verma; CEO Asia Pacific at G4S : MDI Gurgaon
Avani Davda; MD of Godrej Nature’s Basket : NMIMS Mumbai
Prasoon Joshi; CEO of McCann World group India, Chairman of CBFC, Poet, Writer, Lyricist, Screenwriter, Communication specialist, Marketer : IMT Ghaziabad.

Choose from the institute of eminence list 2021 by IIRF to discover your path to make your mark by becoming a change-maker. Find below the list of top institutes of eminence in 2021 ranked by IIRF.

Rank* Business SchoolsWeighted Index (Out Of 1000)
1Indian School Of Business, Hyderabad890.5
2Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI), Jamshedpur873
3Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon865.3
4S P Jain Institute Of Management And Research (SPJIMR), Mumbai855.7
5Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development(SCMHRD), Pune824.1
6Mudra Insitute Of Communications (MICA), Ahmedabad820.6
7Symbiosis Institute Of Business Management, Pune816.3
8NMIMS School Of Business Management, Mumbai799.9
9Instutite Of Management Technology (IMT), Ghaziabad777.2
10International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi776.6
11Xavier Institute Of Management, Bhubaneswar773.4
12Goa Institute Of Management (GIM), Goa762.2
13Great Lakes Institute Of Management, Chennai761.2
14FORE School Of Management, New Delhi758.3
15WOXSEN School Of Business, Hyderabad758.1
16Management Development Institute (MDI), Murshidabad757.7
17Institute Of Management Technology (IMT), Nagpur757.3
18International Management Institute (IMI), Kolkata757.1
19International Management Institute (IMI), Bhubaneswar755
20T.A.PAI Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal738.6
21Symbiosis Centre For Information Technology, Pune728.2
22Birla Institute Of Management Technology (BIMTECH), Greater Noida725.2
23IFIM Business School/Jagdish Sheth School Of Management, Bengaluru724.8
24Institute Of Management Technology (IMT), Hyderabad719.6
25Loyola Institute Of Business Administration (LIBA), Chennai715.1
26Indian Insitute Of Social Welfare & Business Management (IISWBM), Kolkata702.8
27VIT Business School, Vellore701.9
28TAXILA Business School, Jaipur694
29Amrita School Of Business, Coimbatore691.9
30Institute Of Management, NIRMA University, Ahmedabad690.3
31Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute Of Management (LBSIM), New Delhi685.5
32Bharati Vidyapeeth University/Institute Of Management And Research (BVIMR), New Delhi684.9
33CHITKARA Business School, Rajpura-Patiala684.6
34Jindal Global Business School (JGBS), Sonipat681
35University School Of Business (USB), Chandigarh University, Mohali679.5
36Institute Of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad675.3
37Institute Of Management And Entrepreneurship Development (IMED), Pune673.5
38Bharath Institute Of Higher Education And Research (BIHER), Chennai671.1
39ICFAI Business School (IBS), Hyderabad669.1
40AMITY Global Business School, Noida668.7
41Jaipuria Institute Of Management (JIM), Noida662.4
42Institute Of Rural Management, Anand662.1
43KIIT University-School Of Management, Bhubaneswar661.4
44Dr. MGR Educational And Research Institute, Chennai661
45AIMS Institute, Bengaluru660.7
46SDM Institute For Management Development (SDMIMD), Mysuru658.9
47Manipal Institute Of Management/Manipal University, Manipal658.6
48Meenakshi Academy Of Higher Education And Research (MAHER), Chennai655.1
49ABBS School Of Management, Bengaluru655.1
50REVA University (School Of Management Studies), Bengaluru654.3

Rank*
Business Schools
Placement Performance (PP)
Teaching Learning & Pedagogy (TLRP)
Research (RS)
Industry Income And Integration
Placement Strategies & Support (PSS)
Future Orientation (FO)
External Perception & International Outlook (EPIO)
1 Indian School Of Business, Hyderabad 92.6 88.68 78.2 95.2 93.95 88.2 90.7
2 Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI), Jamshedpur 88.68 87.68 78.2 94.2 93.95 85.2 84.53
3 Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon 89.8 87.68 78.2 87.2 93.95 85.2 88.28
4 S P Jain Institute Of Management And Research (SPJIMR), Mumbai 86.44 82.98 77.2 93.2 93.95 85.2 90.03
5 Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development(SCMHRD), Pune 79.72 77.55 77.2 93.15 93.9 85.15 81.48
6 Mudra Insitute Of Communications (MICA), Ahmedabad 80.84 82.95 71.15 93.15 93.9 75.15 81.48
7 Symbiosis Institute Of Business Management, Pune 80.82 72.35 80.15 94.2 85.15 84.15 81.48
8 NMIMS School Of Business Management, Mumbai 79.72 81.15 69.15 93.13 81.4 75.15 78.46
9 Instutite Of Management Technology (IMT), Ghaziabad 78.58 86.53 68.13 82.13 63.88 75.13 81.48
10 International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi 78.58 81.13 69.13 85.13 63.88 86.13 75.46
11 Xavier Institute Of Management, Bhubaneswar 78.58 81.13 68.13 85.13 63.87 86.13 72.3
12 Goa Institute Of Management (GIM), Goa 83.04 75.72 70.12 83.12 60.12 75.12 68.95
13 Great Lakes Institute Of Management, Chennai 78.58 81.12 67.12 83.12 63.87 75.12 71.95
14 FORE School Of Management, New Delhi 74.08 79.32 70.12 88.12 60.12 75.12 71.95
15 WOXSEN School Of Business, Hyderabad 74.08 81.13 70.12 82.13 60.12 85.12 71.95
16 Management Development Institute (MDI), Murshidabad 78.58 77.52 69.12 82.12 60.12 83.12 71.95
17 Institute Of Management Technology (IMT), Nagpur 78.58 73.93 69.13 88.13 63.88 75.13 70.46
18 International Management Institute (IMI), Kolkata 74.08 77.52 70.18 83.13 72.62 75.12 77.96
19 International Management Institute (IMI), Bhubaneswar 74.08 77.53 69.13 88.13 63.88 75.13 71.95
20 T.A.PAI Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal 69.62 75.72 69.12 83.12 63.88 86.12 72.46
21 Symbiosis Centre For Information Technology, Pune 66.24 79.33 69.13 77.12 63.88 86.13 72.46
22 Birla Institute Of Management Technology (BIMTECH), Greater Noida 69.62 72.12 70.13 77.12 63.87 85.12 80.87
23 IFIM Business School/Jagdish Sheth School Of Management, Bengaluru 68.48 77.52 69.12 77.12 66.37 75.12 72.46
24 Institute Of Management Technology (IMT), Hyderabad 62.88 81.12 62.12 83.12 63.87 86.12 70.7
25 Loyola Institute Of Business Administration (LIBA), Chennai 62.88 72.12 68.12 83.12 63.87 86.12 78.99
26 Indian Insitute Of Social Welfare & Business Management (IISWBM), Kolkata 59.52 82.92 57.12 83.12 63.87 86.12 63.95
27 VIT Business School, Vellore 74.08 72.12 55.12 83.12 60.12 75.12 66.95
28 TAXILA Business School, Jaipur 62.88 77.52 55.12 83.12 63.87 75.12 77.95
29 Amrita School Of Business, Coimbatore 66.24 73.92 70.12 77.12 53.87 50.12 77.95
30 Institute Of Management, NIRMA University, Ahmedabad 61.76 77.52 59.12 88.12 63.87 51.12 70.37
31 Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute Of Management (LBSIM), New Delhi 66.24 72.12 70.12 77.12 53.87 50.12 71.95
32 Bharati Vidyapeeth University/Institute Of Management And Research (BVIMR), New Delhi 61.76 70.33 67.13 77.12 63.88 75.13 66.95
33 CHITKARA Business School, Rajpura-Patiala 57.28 75.72 61.12 83.12 63.87 75.12 67.95
34 Jindal Global Business School (JGBS), Sonipat 66.24 72.12 69.12 77.12 53.87 50.12 65.62
35 University School Of Business (USB), Chandigarh University, Mohali 61.76 75.72 69.12 77.12 53.87 50.12 68.95
36 Institute Of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad 60.64 73.92 69.12 77.12 53.87 50.12 74.95
37 Institute Of Management And Entrepreneurship Development (IMED), Pune 58.4 73.92 68.12 82.12 63.87 50.12 50.2
38 Bharath Institute Of Higher Education And Research (BIHER), Chennai 53.92 73.92 60.12 83.12 63.87 76.12 67.95
39 ICFAI Business School (IBS), Hyderabad 60.28 73.92 67.13 77.12 53.87 50.12 71.62
40 AMITY Global Business School, Noida 55.04 75.72 67.12 77.12 63.87 50.12 74.62
41 Jaipuria Institute Of Management (JIM), Noida 54.8 66.72 61.12 81.12 63.87 84.12 71.87
42 Institute Of Rural Management, Anand 60.64 75.72 61.12 77.12 57.62 50.12 65.62
43 KIIT University-School Of Management, Bhubaneswar 55.14 70.3 59.1 71.1 63.85 86.1 97.47
44 Dr. MGR Educational And Research Institute, Chennai 60.28 68.52 54.12 83.12 63.87 75.12 65.62
45 AIMS Institute, Bengaluru 55.04 73.92 61.12 83.12 57.62 50.12 79.95
46 SDM Institute For Management Development (SDMIMD), Mysuru 60.28 72.12 59.1 83.12 53.87 50.12 70.62
47 Manipal Institute Of Management/Manipal University, Manipal 55.8 72.12 64.14 83.12 53.87 50.12 71.62
48 Meenakshi Academy Of Higher Education And Research (MAHER), Chennai 58.04 72.12 57.12 83.12 63.87 50.12 66.95
49 ABBS School Of Management, Bengaluru 56.92 68.52 55.12 83.12 63.87 75.12 65.95
50 REVA University (School Of Management Studies), Bengaluru 53.18 83.6 50.8 71.8 60.8 86.8 61.13