Financial Times B-school rankings, which is regarded as one of the most prestigious in the Industry, has come out with this year's rankings of B-schools.
IIMs which are arguably the best B-schools in India have done exceedingly well in Financial Times rankings for 2021. IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore, IIM Lucknow, IIM Indore and IIM Udaipur have secured a place among the Top 100 B-schools. Apart from these IIMs, SPJIMR has also made it to this list.
IIM Ahmedabad has clinched the top position ( among Indian B-schools ), securing the 26th rank. SPJIMR Mumbai has been ranked at 29th position whereas IIM Bangalore ended up with 47th rank. IIM Indore and IIM Lucknow were tied at 79th position whereas IIM Udaipur secured 82nd rank.
The IIMs which have been the torch bearers among the B-schools in terms of standard of teaching and placements, have done exceedingly well this year also. The extraordinary Final Placements for their 2019-21 MBA batches bears testimony to this. While IIM Bangalore's batch secured an average salary of 28.9 lacs p.a. IIM Lucknow placed its MBA batch at an average salary of 26 lacs p.a. IIM Indore secured an average domestic salary of 23.6 lacs p.a. SPJIMR also secured extremely good placements for their PGDM batch, they secured 26.1 lacs p.a. average salary.
Apart from the lucrative placements, IIMs continue to be best B-schools in India due to their high quality selection process, which ensures that only the most deserving of the applicants make it through, a very good set of faculty, brand value and extremely high quality alumni base.
The Financial Times rankings for this year only goes on to validate the faith that MBA aspirants have in the premier Indian B-schools like the IIMs and SPJIMR. .