The Alliance School of Business, formerly known as Alliance Business Academy is a private business school established in 1996. The institute has been ranked consistently among the top B-Schools in India and is the first Indian B-School to be accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), USA. Through collaborative arrangements with international universities, the Alliance School of Business develops various Study Abroad Programmes for its graduates in several countries such as USA, UK, Russia, Germany and France. The Career Advancement and Networking Cell of this institute provides 100 percent assistance for industry internship and final placements. Many reputed companies visit the campus every year and recruit students.
The institute boasts multiple campuses in Bangalore. One campus is sited on the Chandrapura Anekal main road, Bangalore and city campus is located in BTM Layout, Bangalore. The institute offers an ideal ambience for students to explore new ideas and encourages creativity and independent thinking. Alliance Business School offers world class infrastructure for students and staff including spacious seminar halls, amphitheatre classrooms, state-of-the-art laboratories, well-stocked library and hygienic food courts. It also has residential accommodation, administration block, recreational facilities, health care centre, departmental store and fitness centre.
BBM: The main objective of the 3 year BBM course is to prepare young students to take up challenging careers at the entry level in business and industry in the context of globalization and liberalization. MBA: The Master of Business Administration, a two year full time course, is the flagship programme of this institute, which is accredited by the IACBE, USA. EMBA: Executive Master of Business Administration is a one year full time course designed for experienced professionals. EPGDM: The school offers Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Management for working professionals. PhD: The doctoral study at the Alliance School of Business is offered in the following areas of specialization: Marketing Finance Organization, Leadership & Human Resources Systems and Operations In the event that a doctoral student selects an interdisciplinary area of research, the University would consider such request on a case-by-case basis. Short term courses offered by the Alliance School of Business include: Advanced Certificate Program Management Development Program Alliance Business School sponsors a charitable trust which runs Bangalore University affiliated programmes such as Bachelor of Business Management, Master of International Business and Master of Finance and Accounting.
For admission to the MBA programme candidates should have passed bachelor’s degree/masters’ degree from any recognized university in any stream with 50 percent aggregate marks. GMAT/CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT score is considered for admission. Candidates are required to appear for the institute’s admission selection process comprised of Alliance Aptitude Test (AAT), oral extempore presentation, group discussion and personal interview. Fees: The total fee payable for the MBA course is Rs.12,00,000. Total fee for the BBM course is Rs. 4,50,000. For accommodation, candidates are required to pay Rs.60,000 for double occupancy room and Rs.69,000 for single occupancy room.
Alliance School of Business has been ranked No. 6 among B-Schools in India on International Linkages parameter, No.8 on Infrastructure and No. 10 on Intellectual Capital by B-School Rankings for 2012, published by CNBC-TV 18.