Acharya Bangalore Business School - ABBS Bangalore

Acharya Bangalore Business School was established in 2008 as a sterling management institute under the affiliation of Samagra Sikshana Samithi Trust. Since then, it has become a popular business school in South India, drawing a considerable number of applications across the world each year. ABBS offers different courses to their students across management, commercescience, media and communication, each a careful blend of classroom culture and practical knowledge.

ABBS started its journey with the establishment of the MBA (Masters of Business Administration) in a sprawling new campus which is recognized with AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) and Govt. of Karnataka, along with a permanent affiliation to Bangalore University. Acharya Bangalore B School is one of the Top MBA Colleges in Bangalore.

ABBS has received accreditation from NBA (National Board of Accreditation), NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council) and IACBE (International Assembly of Collegiate Business Education) for brilliance in its performance for higher education. ABBS received recognition for the best practices in imparting knowledge, student support systems and placements.

ABBS, Bangalore - Highlights

Established 2008
Affliated and Accreditation  Bangalore University | Grade 'A' by NAAC
Popular Courses  PGDM International Buisness
Application Mode & Fee Online | INR 1,500
Campus Area 5 Acres
Accepted Test Score CAT/ MAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ KMAT
Official Website
Hostel Accommodation & Schlarships Both are available
Placement Campus Placement
How to Reach Nearest Metro Station: Nagasandra Metro Station


ABBS, Bangalore - Awards and Ranking

  • ABBS Bangalore, ranked among the top 6 private business schools in Bangalore by Business World in November 2016.
  • ABBS Bangalore is affiliated and verified as a `Global League Institute` (2014-2016) by `Great Place To Study Research Institute`, London.
  • ABBS Bangalore is the Top 10 Research and Innovation Institute, CEO Insights 2019
  • The institution is also listed among the Top 6 Private Business Schools in Bangalore by the Business world.


ABBS, Bangalore - Course Offered

Name of the Courses  Level of the Course Duration of the Courses (Years)
BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration) Undergraduate 3 Year
BBA Aviation (Bachelor of Business Administration in Aviation) Undergraduate 3 Year
MBA (Master of Business Administration) Postgraduate 2 Year
B.Com (Bachelor of Commerce) Undergraduate 3 Year
M.Com (Master of Commerce) Postgraduate 2 Year
BCA (Bachelor of Computer Application) Undergraduate 3 Year
BA (Bachelor of Arts) Undergraduate 3 Year
B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science) Undergraduate 3 Year
PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management) Postgraduate 2 Year
PGDM Finance (Post Graduation Diploma in Management) Postgraduate 2 Year
PGDM Global (Post Graduation Diploma in Management) Postgraduate 2 Year

MBA aspirants get abroad specialization opportunities. In the case of arts and humanities, candidates will be able to go for Journalism, Tourism and History as specialization. For the students looking forward to doing Bachelor of Science Courses, they can easily opt between two of the most sought after science combinations, Biotechnology/ Genetics/ Biochemistry and Biotechnology/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry.

ABBS, Bangalore - Admission 2020 

  • Students willing to take admission to the UG programs must have qualified 10+2 exams with the relevant marks.
  • Under-Graduate admission is offered on the basis of marks that students have got in 10+2 followed document verification at the time of seat confirmation.
  • The students looking for admission to MBA courses have to qualify in MAT /KMAT /XAT /CAT /CMAT or any other corresponding national-level entrance examination.
  • Final admission in the college is subject to candidates’ performance in Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) round.
  • Candidates seeking admission to the institute can apply by visiting the official website of the institute.

ABBS, Bangalore - Eligibility Criteria

MBA Eligibility

MBA is offered with the following specializations:

  • Finance Marketing 
  • Human Resources 
  • Health Care Management 
  • Banking Finance and Insurance Services Management (BFIS) 
  • Start-ups and SMEs Management

To be qualified for admission to the above-mentioned programs, the candidates have to acquire the following qualifications:

  • Students must have an Undergraduate degree from any recognized University with an aggregate of 50% marks and above.
  • Valid CMAT/ MAT/ KMAT/ CAT/ XAT/ ATMA score. 

M.Com Eligibility

  • Students must have or B.B.M Degree with a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate.
  • In the case of SC/ST candidates and blind candidates, the minimum percentage of marks compulsory shall be less by 5%.

UG Program Eligibility

At the UG level, the school recommends BBA, B.Com, BCA, B.Sc. and BA courses in different specializations in the full-time mode. Candidates applying to these courses must have finished their 10+2 studies from a recognized board.

Course Specializations Eligibility
BBA - 10+2 qualification in any discipline
Aviation Student with 2 years of Pre-university course from karnataka are eligible for admission into this course
B.Com - Students must have cleared 10+2 in any subject group with Mathematics as one of the main subjects
B.C.A -
B.A Journalism Students must have cleared 10+2 qualification in any discipline
B.Sc. Biotechnology Students must have cleared 10+2 Qualification with biology as one of the main subjects 


ABBS, Bangalore - Application Process

Last date to fill application form  is 05th March 2020 and reporting time 10:00 AM

Step 1: To apply for admission, the candidates should go to the official website i.e. 

Step 2: Tab on Admission button and select apply now option front of you desire course

Step 3: Register and create login credentials.

Step 4: Fill up the application form covering Personal Details & Academic Qualifications 

Step 5: Upload the necessary documents.

Step 6: Verify the details.

Step 7: Pay application fees of INR. 1500/- via debit/credit card

Step 8: Submit the form.

Document Required :-

UG Level Courses: 

  • 10th Marks Card
  • 12th Marks Card
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Migration Certificate (for non-Karnataka candidates only)
  • Caste Certificate (in case of SC/ST)
  • Fitness Certificate / Medical Certificate
  • Proof of Age (in case DOB is not mentioned in the testimonials)
  • Photographs – 10 stamp size/10 passport size

PG Level Programs:

  • Degree Marks Cards
  • Degree Certificate or Provisional Degree Certificate
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Migration Certificate
  • Caste Certificate (in case of SC/ST)
  • Fitness Certificate / Medical Certificate
  • Proof of Age Certificate (in case DOB is not mentioned in the testimonials)
  • Passport for Global students
  • Photographs – 10 stamp size/10 passport size
  • 2 sets of photocopies of all the testimonials
  • Internship completion certificate


ABBS, Bangalore - Fee Structure

The liable management has developed Acharya Bangalore Business School Fee Structure keeping in mind the current trends and students ease. Students can easily avail instalments options if they are not ready to pay fees at one time. Along with various other programmes, ABBS MBA Fees Structure is also flexible and student-friendly. Provisions of educational loans have been introduced by the management to support the various development needs to the students. Students with extraordinary performances are awarded scholarships.

Name of the Courses Total Course Fee (INR)
BBA 3,00,000/-
BBA Aviation 3,75,000/-
B.Sc. 3,00,500/- 1,85,000/-
BCA 2,68,000/-
MBA 8,10,000/-
PGDM Regular 6,56,500/-
Pgdm Global  9,00,000/-

Hostels fees are not included in the fee structure. Students who want to opt for hostel facilities need to pay separately.

Hostel Fees & Facilities

The management of ABBS provides all the best possible hostel facilities that ensure the comfort of students. The housing and dining facilities provided the institute give ease to students to feel like home in this new phase of life. There are three hostels in the campus. Students have to follow the hostel rules strictly. Two are for Girls and one for boys.

Girls hostel, as well as the boy’s hostel, has a comfortable bed, a table, and a wardrobe. Hostel rooms are good, spacious and have lockers, a television, Wi-Fi connectivity and hot water facilities. The hostels have 24/7 CCTV surveillance cameras too. Immediate medical help is accessible in case of an emergency. There is a mess hall that serves up a collection of cuisines.

Hostel for: Male


Fees (In Rs.)

2 sharing with attached washroom


3 sharing with attached washroom


3 sharing


2 sharing partition



Hostel for: Female


Fees (In Rs.)

2 sharing


3 sharing


4 sharing



ABBS Bangalore - Scholarship

Merit Scholarships for MBA/ PGDM:

Scholarship Criteria

Scholarship Percentage [On 1st Sem Tuition Fee]

Above 90% Marks


From 80% to 90% Marks


From 70% to 80% Marks



For UG Programs:

Scholarship Criteria [10+2 Marks]

Scholarship Percentage [On 1st Sem Tuition Fee]

Above 90%


Above 80%


Above 70%



Other Scholarships:

Scholarships Criteria

Scholarships Percentage

National Level Sports Winner


Single Girl Child


Physically Challenged


Economically Poor





ABBS Bangalore - College Faculty

The faculty of Acharya Bangalore Business School is highly qualified and is top scholars and practitioners from leading Universities. Most of the faculty members are associated with education and research and have teaching experience with renowned Universities or have acted as high ranking officials in the private or government sector.

Students can refer below list of some core faculty members:

Dr D. M. Mahishi

Other Faculty Details:

Dr. H. R. Venkatesha


Qualification - M.Com, Ph.D.

Dr. V.S. Chauhan


Qualification - MBA, PH.D.

Mr. M. Vishwanathan


Qualification - MBA

Mr. Ellur Anand

Assistant Professor

Qualification - PGDM, BE

Dr. R. Jayanthi


Qualification - MBA, PH.D

Dr. Madhumita Chatterji


Qualification - PH.D, MBA

Dr. Dhanalakshmi


Qualification - M.COM, PH.D.

Dr. Sengottuvelu C


Qualification - MBA, PH.D


ABBS Bangalore - Placements

  • The Acharya Bangalore Business School offers good placement opportunities to the students.
  • 80% of the students are placed in good companies.

Career Development Cell:

  • The placement cell of the college ABBS is called the Career Development Cell. 
  • The cell has industrial linkages with various reputed companies.
  • The career development cell conducts national and international conferences and seminars.
  • Respected professionals from the reputed industries are invited by the cell to deliver guest lecturers in the specific subjects.
  • The cell arranges various programs to develop soft skills and communication skills.
  • Industrial visits are organized by the career development cell.

Top Recruiters:

  • ITC Limited
  • Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited
  • Unilever
  • Videocon
  • Raymond
  • Asian Paints
  • Tata Motors
  • CGI
  • KPMG
  • Kotak
  • Capgemini
  • ICICI Bank
  • HT Media
  • IBM
  • HSBC
  • JP Morgan
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Deccan Chronicle
  • Citi Bank
  • EY
  • Trident Group
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Proptiger
  • Nestle
  • Oracle
  • Reliance Mutual Fund
  • Wipro
  • Wells Fargo
  • Aditya Birla Group
  • ICICI Securities
  • AO Smith
  • Axis Bank
  • Azuga
  • Bata
  • Birla Sun Life
  • Bosh
  • Bose
  • Cafe Coffee Day
  • Canon
  • Capital First
  • Career Net Consulting.
  • CBRE
  • Copal Amba.
  • Target
  • Credence
  • Cropin
  • DCB Bank
  • Decathlon
  • Deccan
  • Deloitte
  • Ecosystem
  • Edelweiss
  • Eureka
  • EFI.
  • Enigma CG
  • FedEx Express
  • Flourish
  • Future Group
  • RANBAXYFutures First
  • Gap Bridge
  • Grant Thornton
  • Gympie
  • Harman
  • Hire Craft
  • Idea
  • i-Gate
  • IndiaBulls Home Loans
  • Indusind Bank
  • Innov
  • Kotak Life Insurance
  • ITC
  • Jaro Education.
  • JGI Venture
  • KPM Asset
  • Magnasoft
  • Mahindra Finance
  • Mantri
  • Meghraj
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Oracle
  • PWC
  • Yes Bank
  • Tata Teleservices
  • SmartStream

ABBS Bangalore - Infrastructure

Acharya Bangalore Business School’s campus is spread across 5 acres of area with all the modern infrastructure technologies. Institute provides best campus facilities with all the amenities like 12 hours gymnasium, sports facilities like Basketball, cricket, chess, carom, football, Fuss ball, billiards, etc. The college conducts yoga classes for the students. School also has a toastmaster club, which gives them the competitive edge to work in the highly volatile market and also works on their various skills such as interpersonal skills, communication skills, leadership management, and conflict management skills 

  • Academic Zone
  • A/C
  • Boys / Girls Hostel
  • Computer Lab
  • Gym
  • Mess
  • Library
  • Medical Facilities
  • Health & Wellness
  • Club
  • Badminton Court
  • Women’s Wing
  • Housing & Dining
  • Recreational Sports

ABBS Bangalore - Frequently Asked Questions

Ques. Does ABBS college offer placement facilities?
 The institution has a full-grown placement support system, where it arranges for campus selection by reputed companies, like:

  • KPMG
  • PWC
  • Aditya Birla Group
  • ITC Ltd.
  • EY India

Ques. What is the application process of ABBS?
 Students can download the application forms from the official website and can register themselves by filling out an application form to apply for admission. Before submitting the form, it is necessary to pay the application fee INR. 1500/- via debit or credit card.

Ques. Does the institute provide boarding facilities?
Yes, the institute provides hostel facilities too, with a separate hostel for the girls and the boys. Each hostel has a mess hall that serves various food items. ABBS also provides a cafeteria, situated on the far end of the campus, which serves finger licking foods, snacks, and savouries.

Ques. How can students apply for scholarships?
 Students can apply for scholarships, by downloading the scholarship form from the official website and then submitting the same to the admission committee via email. The candidates must attach the required documents along with the scholarship form.

Ques. Does the institute have a dress code?
 ABBS adheres to a uniform policy. All new students are given a uniform that has to be worn on all business days.

Ques. Does anyone require taking an entrance exam to be eligible for admission?
Undergraduate courses at ABBS do not need an entrance exam. Postgraduate management courses entail that an applicant take a competitive management entrance exam to be eligible for admission.