A: GITAM School of International Business (GSIB) (formerly known asGITAM Institute of Foreign Trade) is established in 1997 acclaimed as one of the top-ranking B-Schools for International Business in the country. GSIB is a part of 100 acre lush green campus of GITAM Deemed to be University (u/s 3 of the UGC Act, 1956), Visakhapatnam. GITAM School of International Business is member of Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, USA. GSIB is networked with Professional Organization, Industry, and other Business schools to advance its interests.
A: Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, popularly known as GITAM, was founded in 1980 by an inspired group of eminent intellectuals and industrialists of Andhra Pradesh led by Late Dr.M.V.V.S.Murthi, former Member of Parliament and popular philanthropist.
GITAM was declared as a deemed to be University (U/S 3 of the UGC Act 1956) in 2007.GITAM Deemed to be Universityis accredited with A+ Grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), MHRD, New Delhi and the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India Ranked GITAM as ‘A’ Category University among the universities of its kind.
GITAM offering programs in various disciplines include Technology, Management, Science, Business, Pharmacy, Architecture, Law, and Medical Science & Research. These Institutions are located on a sprawling 100 acre campus that overlooks the majestic Bay of Bengal. Set amidst verdant surroundings, resplendent with natural beauty, flanked by the majestic Rushikonda Hills, Visakhapatnam campus presents a picture-perfect setting for scholastic pursuits.
A: a) GSIB offers three, two-year full time MBA programmes:
- MBA (International Business),
- MBA (International Banking & Finance),
- MBA(Global Logistics & Supply Chain Management).
b) GSIB offers one year Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) Extendable to Modular MBA (Business Analytics).
A: Please refer to our GSIB Information Brochure, pages 15-19 for MBA courses and pages 20-21 for PGDBA courses. You can view the complete details at the below link
As far as placement is concerned, it depends on the value the student creates for himself during the two year programme, the faculty, and brand value of the institute. The value of the programme depends upon how relevant it is as per the needs of the industry and demand for it, and the scholarship shown in the design and delivery of the programme.
A. GITAM School of International Business has evolved differently from other Institutions in GITAM over a period of time. GSIB has started as an autonomous Institution operating at the national level in the year 1997 as GITAM Institute of Foreign Trade (GIFT). Subsequently it is rechristened as “GITAM School of International Business”(GSIB) when GITAM is declared as deemed University.
GITAM School of International Business and its Programmes have the approval of a Joint Committee of UGC and AICTE. GSIB is an autonomous School of Excellence in GITAM. It is the 2ndbest School in India offering Programmes in International Business. The Programmes are innovatively designed and offered by faculty drawn from in-house, industry and other B-Schools from India and Abroad. The School attracts students from nearly 20-22 states and the academic ambiance in the School is multi-cultural and one of the excellent B-Schools to pursue MBA Program in International Business. Over a period of twenty one years, the School has demonstrated its academic leadership in International Business and is known for the same throughout India and outside India.
A: Any Graduate (after 10+2) from a recognized universitywith 50% marks or Second Class or equivalent CGPA is eligible to apply.Those awaiting results of Final Year Degree examinations may alsoapply. However, if proof of graduation is not submitted by 10thSeptember 2019, their admission will be automatically cancelled withoutrefund of fee.
For the admission of both MBA and PGDBA programmes, the applicant should havevalid test score/scores of any of CAT/XAT/ MAT/CMAT/NMAT/GMAT/GET (GSIB Entrance Test) tests.
Mathematics/Statistics/Commerce/ComputerApplication/Economics/Business/Administration/ Engineering/Technology at Under Graduatelevel or Post Graduate level is compulsory for admission into PGDBA.
A: The applicants are shortlisted on the basis of their best test score (CAT/XAT/ MAT/CMAT/NMATGMAT/GET) for Group Discussion (GD) & Personal Interview (PI).
The final merit list of the applicants is done on the basis of the aggregate of their scoring in the test (CAT/XAT/ MAT/CMAT/NMAT/GMAT/GET) and GD&PI.
The admission process is completed with the verification of relevant certificates and will be declared to be finally admitted. The regular class work commences the following day after the registration.
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Application can also be obtained from the GSIB, Visakhapatnam and the filled application can be submitted in the office manually.
The application fee Rs. 1500/- for the candidates who applying through GET test.
The application fee Rs.1000/- for the candidates who applying through tests other than GET.
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A: The application format is designed in self-explanatory mode for easy filling up. The following are the required enclosures to be submitted along with filled in application OR submit through online.
a) Photocopy of 10th Class Pass and Mark Sheet (as a proof for Date of Birth)
b) Photocopy of 12 / Intermediate Pass and Mark Sheet
c) Photocopies of Degree Marks Sheet, and provisional certificate (as a proof forSecond Class or Equivalent grade)
d) Photocopy/ies of valid CAT/XAT/MAT/C-MAT/NMAT/GMAT/GET Admit Cards/Score Cards.
e) DD/cash/NEFT for Rs.1500/- (in case of applying through GET Test) or DD/cash/NEFT for Rs.1000/- (In case of applying through other test scores)
Please do not enclose any original certificates with application. The incomplete applications and applications without all the necessary enclosures will be automatically rejected without refund of fee.
A: a) The fee for MBA (IB/IBF/GLSCM) 2018-20 batch is Rs.7.5 lakhs, which is payable in four installments
b) The fee for PGDBA 2018-19 batch is Rs.3.00 lakhs, which is payable in three installments
Highest CTC offered was INR 10 Lakhs Per Annum.Average CTC offered was INR 6.50 Lakhs Per Annum. Minimum CTC offered was 3.6 Lakhs Per Annum.93% of eligible candidates of outgoing batch (2016-18) are placed. For more detailed account of the placement scenario, in terms of sectors, profiles, geographic spread etc., please visit our website’s home page and reach Placements. Placement however, depends on the innate abilities of students and their performance in the Programme to bag the best offer.