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GITAM School of Business

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Established : 1998 | Accredited/Approved : NAAC | Affiliated : GITAM University Visakhapatnam Campus

GITAM School of business has continuously been recognized among India's best business schools. It was formerly known as GITAM School of business -GSB Visakhapatnam. It is a constituent unit of GITAM University and is committed to providing high-quality management education. The B School was established in 1988. GSB is household to innovative, empower and inspire. It has been nurturing professional leaders for the past 30 years. A lot of consideration is rewarded to the GITAM B School's academic contributions, the high level of participants, and the visibility and influence of its research. Currently, GSB has emerged among Top Business Schools in India. GITAM School of business Ranking is 48 for MBA according to the India Today Survey.

A GITAM School of Business Courses offered in the Management and Commerce streams MBA, BBA, B Com. In addition, GSB offers admission to the Ph.D. in Management studies and Executive Education in MDPs. (Management Development Programmes). NAAC accredits GITAM B School with the highest grade A+. Besides, the GSB Visakhapatnam MBA course is accredited by AACSB. The well-trained faculty from International Countries' training firms also teaches Soft Skill Training Program. While. There is a highly qualified and talented faculty member at GIM Visakhapatnam. They are some of the world's most renowned academics, constantly engaged in research in their professions.

GITAM School of business Placement rate is 83%. It comprises placement & training cells that assist the students in providing suitable job opportunities. GSB MBA Average Package offered was INR 5.2 LPA. In comparison, the highest salary package stood at INR 10.2 LPA.

Established | Institute Type

1988 | Private

Accredited by

NAAC with 'A+' Grade | AACSB

Approved by


Affiliated to

GITAM, Visakhapatnam

Entrance Exam


Application Mode


Courses offered



B Com

Executive Education MDP


Entrance mode


Admission Criteria

Based on the entrance exam

College Type


Top Recruiters

Walmart, Flipkart, TVS Motors, HDFC Bank, HDFC Ltd., ICICI Bank, etc

Collaborations with

Stanford School of Medicine, Lancaster University, Central Michigan University, University of Windsor, University of Colorado

GITAM School of Business Website


GITAM School of Business Faculty


GITAM School of Business Ranking

  • According to The Week Magazine's 2019 rankings, the GITAM School of Business MBA Ranking is 42nd among Indian business schools, including both public and private, and 27 among private schools.
  • GSB Vizag ranking is 9th among the Top MBA College in South India. While, in the private category, it was positioned in 6th place.
  • GSB Vizag ranking is 8th among Top Business School in Andra Pradesh.
  • It was ranked1st in the CSR-GHRD B-School Survey in November 2019.

GITAM School of Business Fees

GSB Vizag UG courses include B Com and BBA. At the PG level, it offers MBA. GITAM School of Business MBA fees is INR 3.9 Lakhs per annum. In contrast, the total cost is approximately INR 7.96 Lakhs. GITAM School of Business BBA fees is nearly INR 1.9 Lakhs per year.

GSB Vizag Courses

GSB Degree Fees per annum

B Com (Hons) with ACCA, UK

INR 1.3 Lakhs

B Com, Accounting Auditing & Taxation

INR 1.3 Lakhs

BBA (Business Analytics)

INR 1.9 Lakhs

BBA (Financial Markets with NSE)

INR 1.9 Lakhs

BBA (Management Accounting with CIMA UK

INR 1.9 Lakhs

MBA General

INR 3.6 Lakhs

MBA in Health Care and Hospital Management

INR 3.6 Lakhs

MBA in International Business

INR 3.6 Lakhs


INR 2.5 Lakhs

GITAM School of Business Admission

To secure admission to GSB B School, candidates must meet certain eligibility criteria and appear for an entrance test per course requirement. Eligible applicants can fill out the GSB application form on the official website.

GITAM School of Business BBA

BBA in GSB Vizag is a three-year undergraduate course for future business professionals. It is available in Business Analytics, Financial Markets with NSE, and Management Accounting with CIMA UK.

  • Students willing to apply for GITAM School of Business BBA must have passed 10+2 with a least 50% marks.
  • Students who meet the eligibility criteria have to register for GSB Vishakhapatnam Entrance Exam. (GSB Aptitude Test, Commonly known as GAT)
  • Suppose students have a valid score in AIMA UGAT and will be exempted from appearing in GAT.
  • GITAM College Visakhapatnam BBA fees are approximately INR 1.9 Lakhs for all the available specializations.

GITAM School of Business B Com

A full-time Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) in Accounting, Auditing, and Taxation is offered at GSB. The school collaborates with ACCA, UK, to provide a BCom (Hons) degree. Both BCom and BCom (Hons) programs need full-time study. Both programs need a written test for admission.

  • Students who have earned a minimum of 60% in the 10+2 examination are eligible to apply for admission.
  • As a primary step, they have to undertake an entrance test conducted by GITAM University, GAT. Besides GAT, AIMA UGAT scores are taken into consideration.
  • The selection is based on their performance in 10+2 as well as exam scores.
  • GITAM School of Business B Com fees for 1st academic year is INR 1.3 Lakhs

GITAM School of Business MBA

GSB, Visakhapatnam MBA, is a two-year program broken into four semesters. GITAM School of Business MBA fees is INR 3.6 Lakhs for the first. The maximum number of MBA students accepted into the program is 240.

  • GSB Vizag MBA Admissions is based on student performance in CAT, XAT, MAT, CMAT, AP ICET, or equivalent exam scores.
  • Suppose students who have not taken the national/State level aptitude tests. Such students must sit for the GSB aptitude test conducted by the university on behalf of GSB.
  • Eligible students have to fill out the application form for GITAM B School.
  • After screening the application process, students will be shortlisted based on their exam scores and past academic performance.
  • Later, shortlisted ones will be further contacted to attend GD and PI Rounds.
  • Students selected through GD/PI will receive an offer letter via email.
  • Final selected students must visit the campus and pay INR 40,000 to confirm admission seats.

The application procedure for the MBA program at GITAM School of Business is entirely online, and candidates must visit the Institute's website to apply. It costs INR 1,000 (non-refundable) to apply for MBA, which may be paid using a Net Banking/Credit Card or Debit Card.

GITAM School of Business Placement

GIM has a placement and training unit that helps students find jobs on campus. Pre-placement seminars, industry interaction, group discussions, mock interviews, and internship programs are training opportunities offered by the college. GITAM Business School holds an 81% placement record in the recent placement drive. GSB Institute of Average Package stood at INR 5.2 LPA.GSB Vishakapatnam Highest Package offered INR 10 LPA.

Top Companies that frequently visit GSB Vizag to fill open positions include ITC Ltd., Nestle (I) Ltd., Walmart, Flipkart, and TVS Motors, as well as ICICI and Invesco banks and securities firms like Naukri.com and Invesco and Swiggy and Ramco Cements and Bajaj General Insurance and SBI Card and Bandhan Bank.

Highest Package

INR 10.2 LPA

Average package


No. of Companies


No. of students eligible for placements


No. of students placed out


Students placed out of eligible students


 GITAM School of Business Hostel

GITAM School of Business hostels may accommodate up to 340 students, mixing male and female residents. There is a provision for the students to choose between AC and non-AC rooms at the hostels, which are all well-equipped. The mess offers hygienic meals and North and South Indian dishes. Internet/Wi-Fi, a reading hall with books and magazines, sports and games facilities, laundry services and standard rooms, and medical care are just a few other amenities.

GITAM School of Business Hostel fees

Girls Hostel

INR 1.4 Lakhs to INR 1.6 Lakhs

Boys Hostel

INR 1.4 Lakhs to INR 1.6 Lakhs

 GITAM School of Business Facilities

Library: GITAM School of Business library comes with around 27,000 volumes. Library subscriptions include E-journals and research databases such as Springer Link (EBSCO), ACM (ACM), and ASME (ASME). Additionally, there is a large selection of journals, novels, and self-help literature for each of the Institute's departments in the library.

Auditorium: A centrally air-conditioned auditorium with space for 500 pupils is available at GSB. The Institute has a 60-seater mini-conference space at its disposal. Cultural events can be held in an open-air theatre with a capacity of 1500 that provides the ideal setting.

Computer Lab: Management students access a computer lab with 204 desktop computers and an internet connection.

GITAM School of Business Scholarship

Financial aid is available to worthy and deserving students at GSB as follows.

  1. Scholarships for Undergraduates

Top GAT scorers receive a discount on the tuition fees.

GAT 2021 (Management UG.) Score

UGAT Score

Tuition fee exempted for first year

>= 180



>=160 & <=179

>=100 & <=109


>=150 & <=159

>=95 & <=99


>=130 & <=149

>=90 & <=94


Scholarships for PG students

Note: The cost reductions will be extended for a further year if students maintain a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 8.0 or higher each year.

GAT (Management PG) Score

CAT / XAT / GMAT Percentile

MAT / NMAT / CMAT Percentile


Tuition fee exempted for first year

>= 180

>= 85

>= 98



>=160 & <=179

>=75 & <=84

>=95 & <=97

>=26 & <=75


>=150 & <=159

>=65 & <=74

>=90 & <=94

>=76 & <=150


>=130 & <=149

>=55 & <=64

>=85 & <=89

>=151 & <=500


GSB Course fee structure

BBM - Accounting and Finance Commerce 770000 3 years
BBM - E-Business 770000 3 years
BBM - Human Resource Management 770000 3 years
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GSB Entrance exams required for Admission 2024

GSB Campus Facilities/Infrastructure


Placement Statistics

4.5 Lacs per annum
15 Lacs per annum

GSB Placements and Companies visited

Infosys Technologies


Asked question

What are the BBM/ BBA subject specializations and eligibility criteria at GITAM School of Business?
replied on 02-Apr-2024 09:15:53

GITAM School of Business offers a BBA/ BBM program, which is a 3 years UG program. Students must have passed in 10+2, followed by AIMA UGAT scores. The specializations are in General and Financial Markets.  

What is the cutoff date for an MBA at GITAM University Bangalore?
Asked by Krupa k m
replied on 04-Jan-2024 03:12:16

The GITAM University MBA CAT cutoff is 70%. This is applicable to all of the given specializations.

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

0891 - 2790404, 2840302

Email ID:



: Gandhi Nagar , Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India

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