Frequently Asked Questions
Every applicant has some queries about the college or the process.
Our MBA admission consultants have endeavoured to address the following:
Frequently asked questions
Does one need to appear for CAT for MBA post 5 years of uninterrupted service
If you want to apply for MBA after 5 years of work experience you don't need to apply through the CAT. You can apply for the one year MBA programs like the executive MBA options from IIM and ISB.
1st year of MBA is very hectic should one attend extra courses and live projects in the 1st year itself or focus on academics?
There are a lot of opportunities to build your career during a one year MBA course. At the same time, you must set your priorities for what activities will add value to your career goals. At the same time a focus on academics is very important as it is the core of the MBA program.
How many applicants will be selected for stage 2 and 3 of ISB YLP?
There is no doubt that the selection process for ISB YLP is extremely competitive. Given the current situation it is not advisable to predict numbers about selections in stage 2 and stage 3 of ISB YLP. The Covid outbreak has made any prediction quite improbable.
Can I do MBA my B.com is completed but 2nd year one exam is not cleared can I do MBA?
You might be admitted provisionally, however admission to an MBA will require you to complete your graduation requirements.
I have a low score in graduation and six years of experience in IT. Can I make it to the the ISB or the IIM A,B,C?
The GMAT is a very more important score that can answer your question to quite an extent. This adds value to the academic competence section of the application.
What is the actual time which a recommender can take after the deadlines of ISB PGP?
Depending on the application cycle ISB usually gives upto four days to the recommender after the application submission deadline to submit the recommendation.
How many ISB graduates are there in the VC industry?
A lot of ISB graduates are there in the VC industry. For example Mr. Mukul SInghal, Co Founder, Partner at Pravega Ventures is an ISB Class of 2006 alumnus and Ms. Sushma Kaushik who is a Partner at Aavishkaar is also an ISB Class of 2006 alumnus.
What are the chances of an engineer with 4 years work experience and with a GMAT score of 620 of getting into ISB?
A GMAT of 620 has a very less possibility of getting accepted by ISB. The competition level of the applicants is extremely high and ISB has a huge pool of applicants every year. Though the profile does matter a lot, but given a GMAT of 620 the chances are really low.
Who is chief guest for graduation ceremony at ISB Hyderabad on 05 Apr 2019?
The Chief Guest on Mohali campus for the graduation ceremony in 2019 was Mr. Hari Bhartia, Founder and Co-Chairman, Jubilant Bhartia Group.
I got 710 marks in gate can I get admission in ISB ?
ISB does not accept the GATE score for its admission process. However if it is a GMAT score of 710, the applicant has a good chance of being selected if the overall profile fits with the school requirements.
Is there any branch of ISB in Gurgaon?
No, there is no branch of ISB in Gurgaon yet. ISB does conduct some classes for the flexible schedule ISB PGPpro program locally at Delhi - NCR, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Mumbai but there is no campus yet in Gurgaon.
When should I write the GMAT for ISB 2021 admission cycle?
Should a person who already has an MBA pursue the ISB PGPpro?
ISB PGP Pro is an executive MBA program suited for professionals who are looking to shift from mid level management positions to senior level positions.
How long does it take between an interview to receive an ISB admit or know about the rejection?
The ISB admission process is a rolling process after the interview. It usually takes around 5 to 15 days to get the ISB admit for the ISB PGPpro and the other programs while the admit announcement dates are announced in prior for each round in ISB PGP and ISB YLP.
Do ISB or ICFAI offer MBA in event management course post graduation?
No, ISB MBA or ICFAI do no offer a specialization in event management. The MBA schools usually offer specialisation in Marketing and Finance.
What is the difference between ISB Hyderabad and ISB Lingampally?
ISB is situated in Hyderabad in Gachibowli which is not exactly Lingampally but quite close by. Basically, ISB Lingampally would essentially imply ISB Hyderabad.
Is there any business school for non commerce students in India?
ISB has a diverse pool of applicants from all education streams and work experience backgrounds. A large pool of admits to ISB are non commerce students.
How to answer the tricky questions that are generally asked in a job placement interview from a reputed business school in India?
The tricky questions in job interviews are basically stress tests, emotional quotient tests or analytical skills tests. The best way to answer these is to think from the other persons perspective, maintain your cool, and demonstrate different angles to the situation in the question. There is no right or wrong answer.
What is the lowest score for ISB - YLP for girls?
The school does not declare the lowest score for ISB YLP for girls. The average scores of the class is always known. A reasonable thought is that the lowest score for ISB YLP would be closer to the lower limit of the range published by the school. Since it is a profile based admission, the score is not the only criteria.
I would like to know which course in ISB can an MDS postgraduate dental doctor is eligible to do?
There are many options of courses that an MDS postgraduate dental doctor can do at ISB. First you can consider the ISB MBA - PGP program which is a full time MBA spanning over one year. Second, you can opt for the ISB PGPpro or the ISB PGPMAX depending on your career experience. Third, you can consider the advanced certificate program in healthcare management.
How do I get a data science job in Europe after ISB?
You can get a data science job in Europe after ISB by considering the options available on campus when you graduate, you can also approach the lateral job openings on the alumni network for the same. Equipped with an ISB MBA you can also apply to direct International openings in data science to a company of your choice.
ISB vs Warwick?
ISB is a leading MBA school located in Hyderabad and Mohali in India. The total batch intake for the class ranges between 700 - 900 students across both campuses.
Has anyone got email for confirmation of admission offer in ISB Cycle 2?
An email for confirmation is sent by ISB on a rolling basis after the interview is over.
How to rectify a mistake done during submission of ISB PGP admission form?
You can write an email to the admissions office specifying the mistake and pointing out the correction. Most of the times they do assist if possible.
What recruiting companies at ISB Hyderabad are offering project management roles which of those companies have great CSR initiatives?
Many of the major IT companies offer project management roles at ISB Hyderabad and they have great CSR initiatives.
Which college is better ISB or St Xaviers?
ISB and St Xaviers are both leaders in a different league of their own. While ISB has a world ranked MBA program, St. Xaviers is renowned for its undergraduate programs. Both institutions are par excellence in the programs they offer.
ISB PGPpro interview results?
ISB PGPpro interview results are announced on a rolling basis. Usually the admits are issued within 10 -15 days of the interview.
How do you feel about completing ISB courses?
ISB courses are an experience par excellence. The faculty is world renowned and the teaching methods are case study based. The class interaction in the ISB courses leads to a transformative experience and industry knowledge.
The deadline for ISB Hyderabad is over can then how to apply?
You would either have to apply in the second round of the same application cycle or you would have to wait till the next cycle of application the coming year.
What is the selection process of ISB for the admits once the interviews are completed?
Once the interviews are completed the school collates the scores of the applicants to select the admits according to the criteria that they have for the evaluation and issue admits on a rolling basis.
What is the future scope for fashion designers if they do executive MBA from ISB Hyderabad?
Executive MBA from ISB Hyderabad prepares professionals for roles in senior management and C Suite roles. For fashion designers it means looking at roles in senior management in leading fashion houses or the retail industry.
How is life of RA in ISB What are the career options after RA?
An RA assists the professors in executing the research oriented tasks and different operations of the department. There are unlimited career options in the academia and academic research after being an RA.
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If one university cancelled admission in the middle of the year can he get admission in others university in U.S for M.B.A?
When are the representatives from top business schools of the world like INSEAD, Carnegie Mellon and others visiting India in the near future?
Is it worthwhile to pursue MSC Management for Business Excellence at Warwick Business School by Indian fresher graduate?
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How many students appeared for one year MBA program in Great Lake Institute of Management Chennai?
How many subjects are there in an MBA in a one year course in the UK?
Hi I have completed my MA and one year HR diploma. I'm a house maker and unable to do regular MBA and willing to do MBA correspondence is there any scope for job purpose or waste?
One year course after MBA HR abroad on a low budget?
NSE Executive MBA in financial market course are helpful or not? Is this type of course valued in the company?
I work in an LPO and I am interested in doing an Executive MBA will this benefit me?
What is the job opportunity after Executive MBA from Spjimr?
Is Process executive job is related to MBA?
I'm doing MBA in health healthcare management and also working as front desk executive in hospital is that experience count in future?
I have done MBA in Sales and Marketing I am currently working in pharmaceutical company as a business executive after some years can I get another job in other industry like FMCG or others?
Is there attendance criteria is there in FMS Delhi Executive MBA program I am a working professional and certain times go for tour?