GITAM School of International Business (GSIB) (formerly known as GITAM Institute of Foreign Trade) was established in 1997 with an affiliation to Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India. GSIB has become a constituent institute of GITAM Deemed-to-be University in the year 2007. GSIB is a member of Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, USA. GITAM School of International Business (GSIB), Visakhapatnam is conceptualized as an institute for teaching, research and consultancy in International Business, and acclaimed as one of the top-ranking B-Schools in International Business in the country by many surveys and by rating agencies.
The commencement of focused programs along with International Business, MBA Global Supply Chain Management, MBA International Banking and Finance has been lauded by industry. This foresight has proved valuable for organizations that seek global managers in diverse functional areas and resulted in excellent placements to the institute. GSIB has a unique advantage to train young professionals to take on the challenges of global operations & international business of corporates both at domestic and international arena.
The School currently offers the following programmes: