As the MBA admissions are around the corner, MBA aspirants are seeking for best options which give them not just a good education but a better salary package. So, during this time students are advised to check out various options and take a strong decision that will help them to build their future. Here, is a list of Top 15 MBA colleges in Kerala which will help one to understand what each one offers:
Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode (IIMK)
IIMK needs no introduction, it is one of the finest colleges in India and the institute has excellent placement record, it also provides scholarship to meritorious students. Last year the highest package offered was Rs. 32 LPA and average was Rs. 13.7 LPA. And among all offers, there were more than 25 international offers across countries.
2. SCMS Cochin School of Business (SCMS Cochin)
SCMS was rated as No. 1 Private B-school in Kerala and is most favorite institute among all MBA aspirants. It was formed in year 1976 and since then the college has worked really hard to give better education to their children. There are plenty of MBA colleges but only few works on four essential parameters: Credibility, Faculty, Curriculum and Placements and SCMS are one college that leads in all these parameters. Doing just an MBA in Kerala is not sufficient these days, one need to excel in other fields as well and over the years SCMS has established network of other institutes in diverse disciplines apart from management like IT, Mass Communication, Engineering, Hospitality, etc. and apart from academics, the college is also proficient in placements. The college has active placement cell with exceptional track record from Day 1. So, there is no doubt on calling SCMS as one of the top MBA College in Kerala.
3. Rajagiri Centre for Business Studies (RCBS)
RCBS is affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam and is approved by AICTE. It is also considered as one of the best B-school in Kerala. The college has separate placement cell that organizes pre-placement discussions, conducts test, counseling and interviews. Most of the leading brands come here for their placement services.
4. Amrita School of Business – Department of management Studies, Kochi
It was ranked with “A grade: by NAAC and holds an excellent placement record. The college has qualified and experienced faculty and most of them are pass-outs from IIM and IIT with good corporate experience. The college also has strong alumni network from all over the world. In 2014, college saw 100% placement record and highest salary offered was Rs. 20.75 LPA.
5. Amity Global Business School, Kochi
One of the finest institutes in Kerala, Amity has best placement services, qualified faculty and state-of-art infrastructure. The curriculum is also designed as per industry norms and keeps on updating on regular interval. The college provides scholarships and concessions to deserving students and also provides education loans to needy ones.
6. TKM Institute of Management (TIM Kollam)
TIM runs an MBA program accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA) and is affiliated to Kerala University. The college has 100% placement assistance and they provide placements in MNC’s – dream of many MBA aspirants! They have vast alumni network and even the faculty members are well-qualified.
7. D C School of Management and Technology (DCSMAT – Kerala)
It is one of the finest institutes in Kerala which was established in year 2002. The college is ISO 9001:2008 certified and is affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University. It is one institute that also has IBM centre of excellence which regularly conducts seminars, presentation, panel discussions so as to boost the morale of their students.
8. Berchmans Institute of Management Studies, Kottayam
It was established in year 1995 and is distinguished and distinctive semi autonomous institute which is committed to impart management skills to their students through tailor made industry interface programs. They have strong alumni network working in reputed organizations with high sense of ethics and commitment.
9. Bhavan’s Royal Institute of Management (BRIM), Kochi
BRIM has shown consistent placement record over the years by placing their students in reputed companies globally and this is all because of dedicated placement cell that trains each student and helps them to bring best within them. Some of the top recruiting companies are IBM, Infosys, Goldman Sachs, Oracle, HP, E&Y, Standard Chartered and many more!
10. Asian School of Business, Trivendrum
When student gets admission here, they don’t get any reason to say no as the college excels in each field. The institute is autonomous and AICTE approved and all the faculty members are from top institutes, they also publish research papers in reputed journals. The college has enabled CISCO Smart and Connect Campus System that helps each student to show their skills and work for better performance.
11. FISAT Business School (FBS Ernakulum), Kochi
FBS is an ISO 9001:2008 certified institute managed by FBOA educational society. The college imparts management techniques as per industrial norms. They are highly experienced in promoting entrepreneurial development and enterprise management to their students. And to enhance management skills they take their students for industrial visits, national conferences of MNC’s and also call for guest lecture.
12. Conspi Academy of Management Studies (CAMS Trivendrum)
CAMS is considered as a hi-tech Business school as it is fully equipped with most modern gadgets to impart management education and training in super way! That’s why this college is also on the top list of MBA aspirants. The college has state-of-art infrastructure with wi-fi enabled in all corners.
13. MES College of Engineering, Kerala
The college is known for its excellence in placements as they just not believe in numbers, they work on making an individual from just a student. From Day 1, MES provides active training to each of its students by motivating them to work on communication, academics and other soft skills. For this they also conduct workshops, guest lectures and industrial visits and also arrange entrepreneurship development camps.
14. Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship (XIME Kochi)
XIME is one of the best B-school in Kerala. They have excellent placement record; last year average salary offered was Rs. 5.70 LPA. They also provide scholarship to meritorious students. The college has good terms with reputed MNC’s and also assists their students to start up their own venture and for this they have created separate entrepreneurship club.