AIMS IBS Business School

Leading Business Schools in India for 2021


Budding Industry Experts in its all-inclusive Way

With over two decades in the management domain, guiding and nurturing students to make them suitable and likeable experts in the industry, AIMS International Business School (AIMS IBS) is a renowned educational institution in India. Based in Bangalore, the institute offers the students an opportunity for an all-inclusive development to utilise their potentials to the greatest extent possible. Approved by AICTE and affiliated with Bangalore University, AIMS IBS promises to deliver world-class learning facilities to its students. AIMS IBS contemplates that as business scenario all over the world, is changing rapidly in the era of VUCA (Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, and Ambiguity), there’s a need to foster different methods to be able to opt for lifelong learning beyond the four walls of the classroom. The institute offers courses that include Bachelors of Commerce (B Com), Master of Business Administration (MBA), PG Diploma in SCM & Logistics, PGPM in Supply Chain Management & Logistics, and industry-specific certified training and certified programs.

Unflinching Goals and Approaches with an Extraordinary Vision

With the vision to be “one of the most innovative Business schools offering value to students”, AIMS IBS stands out for its student-centric and creativity-oriented outlook. The institute has a far-reaching goal of empowering and serving aspirational learners with their top-notch facilities and state-of-the-art education. AIMS IBS has an overarching view for its students. Making them industry suitable, engaging them with practical activities, triggering their minds to craft innovative business ideas, and providing them with a stage to compete in the international market as well as educate with global best practices are some of the approaches that AIMS IBS has inculcated in its learning process.

Respecting the values and the long-term mission and vision, AIMS IBS has evolved into a competent, strong, and commendable institution in management studies. The students, faculty members, and the industry experts have certainly presented their self-assurance and faith in AIMS IBS which has helped it acquire the place it now holds. AIMS IBS offers industry integrated program which enables its students to graduate with an MBA (Master of Business Administration). The program is one of its kind in India which benefits the students as it provides a recognized degree from the University as well as the industry.

AIMS IBS’s industry-integrated concept focuses on profile mapping, skill gap analysis, industry analysis, and training the students the way industry demands which stands apart making the subject comprehensive, updated, and industry-relevant. The course also encompasses expectations management, SWOT analysis, two industry projects, course-based live projects every semester, three months internship to have first-hand practical experience along with routinely specialized mentoring and training by industry mentors.

Dr. Venkatesh Arakeri, a visionary, leader, and academician are the Director of AIMS IBS. A dynamic personality, a man with constant enthusiasm and long-term vision, not only for the institute but also for its students and the faculty, Dr. Venkatesh is highly regarded for the success of AIMS IBS. Having completed his Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture, Dr. Venkatesh went on to pursue MBA and then a Ph.D. in Management. With his vast array of knowledge and industry proficiencies, he regularly guides his students for the best opportunities at hand. He plays an instrumental role in instructing Marketing, Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship.

Laudable Efforts and Services besides Favourable Environment

Establishing itself as one of the frontrunner institutions in management studies and thriving for over twenty years requires constant hard work and unwavering determination, in addition to modern, suitable infrastructure as well as a surrounding that pushes oneself to grow bigger and brighter. AIMS IBS possesses all of these attributes. Settled in Bengaluru, a business and technical hub provides ample opportunities to explore and sort out ways to develop a skillset and build networks with forthcoming business modules. It presents a direct exposure to industry and hence caters perfectly to the students’ demands.

AIMS IBS also offers value-added programs and pedagogy which includes features such as induction programs, advanced MS Excel program, global exposure orientation in Singapore or Malaysia or Dubai as well as equal focus on skill development assessment through comprehensive business analysis, Saturday club activities, case studies, industrial visits, certified workshops, and live projects. The institution also provides certification programs in HR, Finance, Material Management, Business Intelligence, Supply Chain Management, Digital Marketing, and many more.

AIMS IBS believes that these programs fulfill every aspect of an overall, globally suitable, and market-relevant development requirement of the learners. Looking at the global business requirement and industry-focused curriculum, AIMS IBS has also adopted Global Certification Programs. This initiative includes Faculty Exchange Programs, Foreign Internships, International Industrial/ Exposure Visits, and Student Exchange Programs, etc. These courses offer comprehensive know-how of the diverse aspects of management studies as well as with the field visits at renowned MNCs and cross-cultural experiences, students would be able to manufacture and share rich knowledge and innovative ideas.

Acknowledgments for its Meaningful Efforts

AIMS IBS’s immense success and everlasting zeal to try and improve its learning outcomes and services for its students have been fruitful to a greater amount. It has been highly recognized for its contribution in the field of management studies having been awarded as Asia’s Best Emerging Business School by World Education Congress & CMO Asia, ranked among Top 20 B Schools in South India by Times of India B School Survey & ranked 26th by Business Baron Survey. It has been listed in the Top Business Schools (among non-IIMs) in India with an A++ rating by Silicon India which includes rank 36th in India, 8th in Industry Interface, 2nd in Infrastructure and 9th “Top B Schools in South Zone”. Apart from being India’s first B-school to offer an industry-integrated MBA, AIMS IBS is also regarded for its alumni network working in over 13 countries around the globe as well as known for being 17th best for return on investment in India, 4th best for highest salary in South India, 18th best for highest average salaries and 4th best for highest overall salary.

AIMS IBS’s placement records are also remarkable. Having a history of strong relationships with leading business organizations, 90+ companies have participated in the placement process so far with a constant expansion of corporate partnerships. Not limited to just Finance or Management but incorporating various sectors that include Consulting, IT, Sales & Marketing, Education, KPO’s, Healthcare, Infrastructure, Real Estate, Media, Travel, and Energy. The environment at AIMS IBS has also catered to the needs of some of the top-level industry and knowledge partners such as Microsoft, SAP Modules, IBM SPSS, Project Management, NSE and global affiliations like SHRI, James Cook University, University of Stirling, Staffordshire University etc.

The Key Differentiators that distinguish AIMS IBS from other B-schools can be abridged in 21 of these points-

1. First of its kind Industry Integrated Practical Management Program

2. Unique Induction Program for New Joinee’s – Roots to Fruits

3. Outbound & Adventure Learning Program

4. Faculty of National & International Repute

5. Innovative & Contemporary Pedagogy

6. A Unique SWOT initiative

7. Mentoring Minds by Industry Experts

8. Dual Specialisation

9. Intense Live & capstone Projects

10. C 2 C = Campus to Corporate Program

11. Special orientation on how to choose a specialization

12. Global Exposure

13. Focus on Education 4.0 & Industry 4.0 requirements

14. Industry Expert Talks

15. Employability Assessment, Pre Placement, JD Analysis & Soft skills training

16. Placement (An Opportunity to work and study)

17. Strong Alumni Network

18. Annual Events and EVENT of the Month

19. International Internships & Industry Visits & Exchange Programs

20. Scholarship and Special Recognition to Meritorious Students

21. Program with Best Return on Investment

AIMS IBS would be working towards keeping its head high and constantly evolving better patterns of industry-oriented education and improvising the learning outcomes in the future to make the stage for students more rewarding and satisfactory.