ISME: Best MBA/PGDM, BBA, BCom, PhD Colleges in Bangalore | Ranked top 40 B Schools in Indi

Two Year Full Time AICTE/NBA/AIU Approval PGDM

  • Recipient of Best ROI since 2006
  • Ranked 3rd best B School of Eminence in India by Competition Success Review in 2019.
  • Ranked 3rd Top Emerging BBA Institute by Times BBA Education Ranking Survey 2021
  • Ranked 27th Best B-Schools in India by Business India, 2020.
  • Ranked 34th all India by Times of India B-School Ranking (2021).

Welcome to International School of Management Excellence, Bangalore

ISME was founded in 2006 by alumni from CMU, Purdue and Wharton, USA. ISME’s parent organization, NVT Quality Certification an ISO accreditation body that has certified companies for over 25 years across 36 countries. ISME founders are also the founders of National Public School (NPS), Whitefield, one of the best schools in Bangalore.

ISME has been ranked as one of the top B-Schools in India with all faculty having global & corporate exposure. Over 1600 ISME alumni are working in multinationals across the world.


AICTE Approved, NBA Accredited, Equivalent to MBA by AIU

ISME’s “Post Graduate Diploma in Management” (PGDM) – is an AICTE approved and NBA Accredited two-year full time program.

Major Specializations:

Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, Business Analytics

PGDM (Data Science & Analytics) + Mu sigma : Know more

Minor Specializations:

Digital Marketing, FinTech, People Analytics, Information and Cyber Security

Additional Certifications:

Business Strategy Game (Prof. Arthur Thomson, University of Alabama), Placement Oriented Value Added Term

Optional International Courses:

Summer School, London School of Economics (LSE) UK

Application Form

The application can be obtained in one of the following ways –

  • Registering on this website and downloading the application form
  • Write to the admission co-ordinator (at ISME address) with a cheque / Demand draft for Rs. 1200 made in favor of “International School of Management Excellence” payable at Bangalore

Admissions Deadlines

We employ a rolling admissions process–meaning all applications are generally reviewed in chronological order according to the date they were completed.


Sector wise placements last 3 years


Placement Highlights

Batch 2020-22*


Batch 2020-22 has started immediately after their 1st year of academics.

Top Companies: EY, Grant Thornton, Godrej & Boyce, Cognizant, Urban Company, A-1 Fence, NVT, College dunia, Ecosystem, Intellipaat, On Mobile.

The highest package on offer—12 L
The average package on offer—6.75 L

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