THE POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMME IN MANAGEMENT (PGP) at the Indian School of Business is the top-ranked MBA equivalent program in India, which is designed to equip young managers with multidisciplinary perspectives, thinking skills and research tools to help them accelerate growth, both for themselves and their employers.


World FT Ranking


Asia FT Ranking


Salary Increase World FT Ranking

50 +

Exchange schools


Research Centers and Institutes

15000 +

PGP Suite Alumni

ISB Advantage


The PGP at ISB is a 52-week program which packs in all the learnings of a two-year program into a single year, significantly reducing the opportunity cost of your education


1) Diversity: 51% non-engineers

2) Average work-ex: 4.4 years

3) Average age: 27 years




ISB Alumni: 15,000+

CXO Alumni: 800+

Start-ups / Family Businesses: 1000+ 

Global Footprint: 60+ countries



Faculty are the most important assets of the Indian School of Business. Accomplished resident and globally recognized visiting professors from schools such as Wharton, Kellogg, London Business School, Cornell, Chicago, Duke, UCLA, among others teach during the one year program. In addition to teaching, research on key management issues is a critical focus area for all faculty at the ISB



For PGP Co' 23, 324 companies made 1609 offers for key positions in India and abroad. Some of the international recruiters are  Amazon, Microsoft, Google, McKinsey, BCG, Goldman Sachs, and Deutsche Lufthansa.



The ISB has two state-of-the-art campuses:

1) Hyderabad

2) Mohali

Both the campuses provide world-class academic and residential facilities that help create a perfect balance between the rigor of intense learning and enriching campus life. The two campuses operate as integrated entities of ISB.


All applicants to the Post Graduate Programme undergo a rigorous application and selection process to ensure that only the brightest and the most accomplished make it to this select cohort. As an application pre-requisite, candidates need to possess:

  • A bachelor's / undergraduate degree in any discipline
  • Two years of full time work experience. Applicants with less than two years of work experience can apply for a deferred admission.
  • A valid GMAT / GRE score
  • TOEFL / IELTS score if the medium of instruction during undergraduate education is not English


If you are still in college final/pre-final year, apply for the PGP program through YLP to get a deferred admission. 

Besides the above requirements, every applicant will need to fill the compulsory sections of the application form and undergo a face-to-face / online interview.
Application Link to the admissions portal:

International Scholarships

Scholarship Name  Scholarship Amounts  No of Scholarships Eligibility Criteria Selection Process Application Dates
ISB Merit Waivers 25% to 100% of the Tuition Fee 16 Only for applicants of non-indian origin Basis the merit of their Admission application No separate application required
ISB - AIESEC Scholarship  INR. 1 million 2 AIESEC alumni of non-Indian origin Overall merit along with an essay.  To be submitted along with the admission application
Bridge to India Scholarship INR. 0.5 to 1  million 3 Indian Passport holders based outside India. Overall merit along with an essay.  To be submitted along with the admission application
La Caixa and Casa Asia Scholarship Total expenditure 3 Spanish Citizens with under-graduation from a Spanish University.
Refer to LaCaixa website As prescribed by LaCaixa
Talentia Scholarship Total expenditure 2 Andalusian applicants. Refer to Talentia website Refer to Talentia website

International Perspectives

What makes ISB PGP unique

What makes ISB PGP


Ting Wang on Why She chose ISB?​

Why She chose ISB?​

- Ting Wang 

Richard Waterman from Wharton School about ISB.mp4

Why Study at ISB?

- Richard from Wharton

George Bush visit to ISB

Who are Future CEOs?

- George Bush

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