This is to inform that IIFT will not be able to commence MBA(IB) 2023-25 programme at GIFT City in AY 2023-24 as the UGC approval is still awaited. Inconvenience caused is deeply regretted.

MBA in International Business


MBA(IB) 2023-25 Entrance Exam : Admission updates

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Development in the international marketing on the one hand and the consequential impact of the same on India’s domestic market on the other, call for a professional approach and sensitivity to international business environment.  The MBA (International Business) is a foundational course for developing a competent cadre of business executives to meet the country’s growing requirements for training personnel in the field of international management. MBA (IB) is a six trimester general management programme with a focus on international business.  The programme aims at providing a comprehensive coverage incorporating all the important areas and disciplines relevant to international business activities.  The syllabi for MBA (IB) compares favorably with the syllabi of some of the world’s best International Business Schools.

  • Recognized Bachelor's degree of minimum 3 years' duration in any disciplines with minimum 50% marks [45% in case of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disability (PWD) categories]
  • Candidates appearing for a qualifying examination can also apply subject to submission of proof of requisite qualification by 7th October 2023.
  •  No age limit.
Mode of Admission
For General/SC/ST/PH/OBC-NCL/EWS candidates:
  • On the basis of Computer Based Test, Group Discussion, Writing Skills Assessment and Interview.
  • Computer Based Test is scheduled on 18th December 2022 in 68 cities across the country.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for Writing Skills Assessment, Group Discussion/Extempore and Interview to be held in February / March 2023 at Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai.
For Foreign National/NRI:
  • On the basis of General Management Aptitude Test (GMAT) and interview.
  • For MBA 2023-25, GMAT result should not have been declared before 1 January, 2021 and should be received by the Institute latest by 15 March 2023. Last date to submit the application fee is 15 March 2022.
Programme fee (for 2022-24 batch):

Total fees for the batch of MBA (IB) 2022-24 programme residing on double occupancy basis is as under :


Total Fee* of MBA(IB) 2022-24 Programme

Refundable Security extra


US $ 60000 plus Rs.3,36,514/- (For NRI / Foreign National students)





*Fee covers Tuition, Library, Internet, Medical Insurance, Course Material, Hostel charges, Boarding charges, Students and Alumni Activity.

The students of SC, ST and PWD category are given 50% concession in tuition fee only. If the accommodation is given on single or triple occupancy, the above mentioned fee will vary accordingly.

The exact amount of total fee, applicable for MBA(IB) 2023-25 batch will be informed to the students at the time of sending the offer letters.

Important Dates
  • Release of advertisement / Availability of Brochure and application form on IIFT’s website i.e. : 31 September 2022
  • Last date for receipt of application (Gen/SC/ST/PH/OBC) : 14 November 2022
  • Last date for receipt of application (NRI/FN) : 15 March 2022
  • Computer Based Entrance Examination: 18 December 2022 (10.00 am to 12.00 noon)
  • Commencement of Programme: July 2022

Pattern of Admission Test

The Computer Based Online Test is multiple choice objective type (in English) of 120 minutes. It generally consists of questions covering Quantitative Analysis, Reading Comprehension and Verbal Ability, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning, General Awareness.

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