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 2020. IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore, IIM Calcutta, 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 climbed one place from the last year’s position, it secured the 20th rank, whereas IIM Calcutta has secured 21st rank in the rankings. IIM Bangalore improved their ranking from last year by eight positions, they ended up with 36th rank. They shared this rank with SPJIMR Mumbai. IIM Udaipur too has improved their position by 4 places in these ranking, they secured 72nd 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 2018-20 MBA batches bears testimony to this. While IIM Ahmedabad’s batch secured an average salary of 26.1 lacs p.a. IIM Bangalore placed its MBA batch at an average salary of 26.1 lacs p.a. IIM Calcutta secured an average domestic salary of 27.9 lacs p.a. SPJIMR also secured extremely good placements for their PGDM batch, they secured 26.3 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, 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.