Indus Business Academy (IBA), Bangalore (in the Indian state of Karnataka), is shaping managers of the future to fulfil the requirements of the industry. The institute offers post-graduate diploma in management (PGDM) and master of business administration (MBA) courses.
The development of a student’s personality assumes utmost importance at IBA. Great emphasis is given on improving their leadership, communication and soft skills. To acquaint the students with latest management techniques and trends, various clubs like HR, Operations, Marketing, Finance, and Retail organise seminars and guest lectures. The cultural club called YMCC (Yoga Meditation & Cultural Centre) ensures students are connected to their roots.
IBA’s faculty comprises the best in the field of academics and industry. They participate in various international and national conferences, management development programmes (MDPs), consultancy and research. They also make significant contribution to various journals of international repute. They also serve on the boards of various private and public companies.
The campus is located in the southern part of the city, known as the Knowledge and IT Corridor. It has special pathways designed for easy navigation of the differently-abled students. The infrastructure at IBA comprises auditorium style classrooms, a student activity centre, an executive training centre, an open-air amphitheatre, a modern gymnasium, etc. The institute has 13 classrooms with different seating arrangements (seminar or boardroom style). It has one auditorium with a seating capacity of 300 besides two others which can accommodate 100 people each.
The entire campus is IT-enabled. IBS has a well-stocked library with over 125,000 books and 5,000 journals. It has subscribed to over 60 major international journals and 110 national leading management journals. It also houses a vast collection of case studies selected from various national and international journals.
With a focus on knowledge creation and distribution, IBA aspires to become one of the top B-Schools in the years to come.