Five reasons why you should definitely consider ISB

If you are an MBA applicant hailing from India, then aiming for IIMs as ‘the place to be’ comes very naturally. But wait , have you thought about ISB ? Indian School Of Business is the only B-school in our country which provides global perspectives and a collaborative environment. The fact that ISB was the youngest school ever around the world to feature in the FT Top 20 MBA ranking speaks volumes about this place.


If you are still wondering whether ISB is as worthy as IIMs then here are 5 reasons why it is :

1. Outstanding faculty and research: ISB’s faculty is drawn from top schools around the world, including Kellogg, Wharton, London Business School, Texas McCombs, Darden, and Duke. This really is the best of global education.

2.Brilliant class Diversity: The diversity that an ISB class posses is huge. From doctors to artists they’ve got them all in their classrooms. This makes a whole of difference in your thinking, learning and overall growth.

3. A center for discussion, debate, and new ideas: ISB regularly hosts conferences and events that span multiple domains including business, policy making, social trends, and academia. Top speakers from around the world, including some of India’s best known faces, regularly speak at the ISB and hold interaction sessions there.

4.Wider choices: The school allows students to major not just in finance, marketing, operations, or IT, but also provides opportunity to take up subjects like entrepreneurship or healthcare which are normally not provided by other B-schools. This gives a variety of choices to the students to choose their career paths.


5.Great placements and a rising alumni base: ISB placements have always been great and continue a growing trend .The alumni base is also significant and rising . The opportunities and knowledge one can gain by maintaining a close association with the school are endless.

Aren’t these sufficient to consider ISB top-notch ? 


Author: Bhargavi Kothapalli

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