Updated as on May 12, 2022. We have been receiving queries on accreditation of many Business Schools in India and their claims of being accredited, hence for the sake of clarification and understanding please read carefully and note:
Any institute can be a member of AMBA or AACSB by paying a fee but that certainly does not make the institute ‘AMBA or AACSB accredited’ and the Institute cannot claim to be accredited.
About AMBA: The Association of MBAs is the impartial authority on postgraduate management education and is committed to raising profile and quality standards internationally for the benefit of business schools, students, alumni and employers. The Association of MBAs (AMBA) has accredited MBA, DBA and MBM programmes at 257 graduate business schools in 54 countries and territories, till date.
According to AMBA, the accreditation service follows a global standard for all MBA, DBA and Master’s degrees, currently accrediting programmes from the top 2% of business schools in over 70 countries. Accredited business schools, their students and alumni are provided with access to a range of exclusive services and benefits, including superior world-class events and training.
Only 12 Business Schools from India is having AMBA Accreditation till now – As on Nov 17, 2021
The Management Institutes accredited by AMBA so far are:
- Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
- Indian Institute of Management Indore
- Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode
- Indian Institute of Management Lucknow
- Indian School of Business
- Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai / Gurgaon
- IMI New Delhi
- NMIMS School of Business Management, Hyderabad / Bangalore
- SP Jain Institute of Management & Research
- XLRI Xavier School of Management
- T. A. Pai Management Institute
About AACSB: AACSB International (AACSB) connects educators, students, and business and is known for providing highest standards of excellence since 1916. AACSB provides quality assurance, business education intelligence, and professional development services to over 1,600 member organizations and more than 800 accredited business schools worldwide.
Only 19 Business Schools from India is AACSB Accreditation as of now – May 11, 2022
Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
Indian Institute of Management Udaipur
Indian School of Business – ISB
Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad
S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research
School of Business Management, NMIMS University
T. A. Pai Management Institute
- VIT Business School
- MDI Gurgaon
- Amrita Business School
- IIM Lucknow
- IIM Indore
- IMI New Delhi
- K J Somaiya