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Established : 2004 | Accredited/Approved : A++ | Affiliated : Bangalore University

About NSB Academy

NSB Academy was established in 2004 and is one of Bangalore's Top 10 MBA Colleges. A group of eminent educationalists and industry professionals promotes it globally. The government of India recognized NSB Academy Bangalore as an "Institution par Excellence." The college is rated A++ by Pioneer and is ranked the 17th best b school in India. NSB has even got featured in Forbes Magazine's -Great Indian B-Schools- survey.

NSB Bangalore offers a two-year MBA+MIP program. This particular program is affiliated with Bangalore University and is in a full-time mode of a 2-year duration. It is notable that apart from the MBA+MIP program, the college also provides job-oriented certification programs. Furthermore, NSB has collaborated with several international universities. Henceforth, there is a provision for a Free International Immersion Program in Singapore and a free international student exchange program in the associated university of Europe.

A candidate willing to apply for NSB Academy Course admission must have a valid score in the entrance exams such as CAT/ GMAT/ XAT/ MAT/ ATMA/ CMAT/ KPGCET/KMAT. Apart from the scores obtained in the entrance exams, the candidate's performance in GD & PI is also considered. The final admission offer is based on the entrance test score, Academic Performance, Prior Work Experience, group discussion, and personal interview.

The placement scenario in NSB Academy is very impressive. The NSB Academy Bangalore has a very successful placement record during the placement session of 2020-21. Some of the top recruiters include Aayuja Technologies, OPPO, Byju's, EY, Amazon, Google, Edelweiss, LG Soft, JARO, Coffee Day, and Accenture.

The faculty of the NSB is very well-experienced and highly educated. They always emphasize making the classes enriching, result-oriented, and interesting. In addition, NSB comprises more than 15 international adjunct faculty. Thus, teaching & learning methodologies are being assisted at par with International Standards. Overall, NSB Academy Reviews are positive in terms of infrastructure, facilities, quality education, and many other factors.

About NSB Academy



Approved by


Affiliated to

Bangalore University

Established in


Courses offered

MBA+MIP, Certification programs

Admission Criteria

Entrance Exam

Application Mode


NSB Academy Address

Sy.No.85, Singena Agrahara, Huskur Post, Anekal Taluk

Bangalore - 560099

Karnataka, India

Top recruiters

Aayuja Technologies, OPPO, Coffee Day, etc

NSB Academy Bangalore Rankings

NSB has been ranked among the Top management colleges by various ranking agencies for its exceptional academic excellence. Check out the NSB Academy Ranking in India, listed below

  • NSB ranked among the Top 10 Institutes for Business Analytics Program 2021 by the Higher Education
  • The college was bestowed as Business School of the Year 2019 by The Academic Insights
  • Ranked Top 7 Business Schools in South India for Academic Excellence by Silicon India
  • Ranked 9th Best B School in India for Academic Excellence by Silicon India
  • Ranked Top 10 B-Schools in All India for Industry Interface by Silicon India
  • Featured among Great B-Schools 2016 by Forbes India

Is NSB Good for MBA?

  • NSB Academy was ranked among the Top 20 MBA Colleges in India.
  • The institution also got featured in Great Indian B-Schools – Forbes India, 2016.
  • The institution has been showing excellence in management education since 2004.
  • The faculty of the institution is highly qualified and experienced. In addition, a total of 15+ international faculty are also present in the institution.
  • NSB provides a free International student exchange program in Europe
  • The institution offers 100% placement to its students.
  • The course curriculum of the institution is redesigned as per the demands of the recruiting companies
  • The institution also offers a free International Immersion Program in Singapore.

NSB Academy Courses and Fees

NSB offers two years integrated MBA+MIP (Master Trail Certificate in Industry Practice). The MBA Course has a seating capacity of 300. An international immersion program is built into the MIP program. This program is a compulsory academic requirement, and students are not required to pay additional fees. NSB Academy Bangalore MBA fees are INR 4 Lakhs on an annual basis.

Apart from the MBA+MIP course, the institution also offers certain certification programs. Some of the Advanced Certification and Global Exposure (optional) programs offered by the institution are:

  • ERP
  • Business Analytics
  • Digital Marketing & Operations
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Professional and Personal Grooming
  • South Indian Industrial Tour
  • Advanced Business Concepts*
  • Global Exposure: Global Mind-set Trail
  • Global Exposure: International Exchange Programme

NSB Academy Course


NSB Academy Fees Structure


  • Business Analytics
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Logistics & Supply Chain Management
  • Marketing


INR 4,30,000 Lakhs (1st year)

NSB Academy Admission

NSB offers dual specialization courses such as MBA+Master Trail Certificate in Industry Practice (MIP). The NSB Academy eligibility criteria to apply for this course is to have a Bachelor's degree from a recognized University. Graduation from any recognized university with a minimum aggregate of 50% (45% for SC/ ST). Candidates waiting for their final year results can also apply provisionally.

The admissions to the MBA+MIP course are made through CAT/ XAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ ATMA/ KMAT/KPGCET/GMAT scores. For the students who do not have a valid score on the tests mentioned above, The institute will conduct the NSB Academy Test. Thus, candidates are mandated to appear for the NSB Academy Entrance Exam.

Candidates can fill out the application form either online or offline. Applicants will be shortlisted based on the exam scores obtained in the entrance exam. In addition, shortlisted applicants are required to appear for Group Discussions and Personal Interviews. The final selection will be based on the candidate's performance in the Telephonic Interview/Personal Interview. For personal interviews, candidates must be present on the institute's campus.

NSB offers various Merit-Based Scholarships based on performance in MAT/ CAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ ATMA/GMAT and KMAT exams for MBA+MIP students. The eligibility criteria for the same are:

  • Above 95 percentile: INR 50,000.
  • Above 90 percentile: INR 25,000.

NSB Academy Bangalore Application Process

The application form will be made available in both online and offline modes.

Online Mode

  1. Once the application form is available, visit the official website of the NSB Academy, Bangalore.
  2. Click on the "Apply Online Now" tab.
  3. Enter all the required details correctly in the application form. Then, recheck all the details entered.
  4. After filling in, click on the "Register" tab to submit the form.

Offline Mode

  1. You need to visit the official website of the NSB, Bangalore
  2. Click on the "Admission" tab and select the "Downloads" option.
  3. Now download the form and take a printout of the same.
  4. Fill out the application form with the necessary details very correctly.
  5. Lastly, send the application form to the given address.

Campus Address:

NSB Academy

Sy.No.85, Singena Agrahara Anekal Taluk,

Bangalore-560 099

The documents required along with the application form are:

  1. Class 10th Marksheet and Certificate
  2. Class 12th Marksheet and Certificate
  3. Graduation Marksheets and Degree Certificate
  5. Transfer Certificate
  6. Migration Certificate

NSB Academy CAT Cutoff









NSB Academy MAT Cut off Marks

MAT exam is a computer-based as well as paper-based exam conducted at the national level that AIMA organizes. The exam is held four times per year in Feb, May, Sept, and Dec for admission to postgraduate level management programs. The next MAT registration process began in September 2019. The candidates will have to register online for MAT exams by paying INR 1550/- towards the application.

  • MAT cutoff in NBS varies year by year as per the total seat intake and the students attending the MAT exam.
  • The candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline for applying to the MAT exam and the institute's dual program.


Exam Accepted

MAT Cutoff




MBA + PGDM Marketing



MBA + PGDM Financial Management



NSB Academy Bangalore placements

The placement scenario is quite impressive in NSB. The college offers 100% placement to its students. The placements are conducted with the institute's Corporate Relations Cell. The placement process and training at NSB begin from the first semester and continue until the respective courses end. The overall placement training is conducted for the students in the following systematic manner:

Semester 1:

  1. Skill Assessment
  2. Training in Communication and Presentation

Semester 2:

  1. Skill Reassessment
  2. Need-Based Training

Semester 3:

  1. Special Training in Interest Areas
  2. Pre Placement Workshops
  3. Training in Interview-Specific Skills

Semester 4:

  1. Campus Interviews
  2. Placements

Unlike other colleges, NSB does not fake promises to the students about placements. The students are trained and skilled from the very first semester so that till the placement drive comes, the students are skilled enough to shine during the placement drive. Even the NSB Academy Bangalore alumni have left positive reviews on Placements.

Interesting information is obtained if we go through the statistics of the previous placement drives of the institution.

  • During the 2021 placement drive, it was seen that a total of 200+ companies participated in the placement drive. As a result, 99.6% of students were placed within 12+ sectors in the on-campus placement drive.
  • NSB Academy Highest Package (International) offered was INR INR 43.5 LPA, whereas the Highest Domestic CTC stood at INR 17.55 LPA, and 35% of students got pre-placement offers. The NSB Academy average salary offered to graduates was INR. 7 LPA.

Most students were placed in the IT sector, followed by the finance sector. The companies that participated during the 2021 placement drive were:

  • Marconix Sales & Marketing Pvt. Ltd.
  • Multi Recruit
  • Indiabulls Finance Pvt. Ltd
  • Feedback Consulting Pvt. Ltd
  • Coffee Day
  • Collabera Technologies
  • Dalmia Bharat Cement Pvt. Ltd
  • Ernst And Young India
  • State Street Global Advisors
  • Sap Labs India Pvt. Ltd.
  • Accenture
  • Quickdot
  • Multi Recruit
  • Ver-tex Solutions Pvt Ltd
  • D International Design
  • Vena India Pvt. Ltd.
  • Paraply Ltd.
  • Karvy India
  • Oppo
  • Northern Trust

Apart from the placements, several internships are also offered at NSB. The Internships at NSB start between August and December and last for 3 Months. During this period, major corporations will offer many students the to carry out research projects in various disciplines, thereby enabling them to get an initial outlook of the business and its function. The highest stipend offered to date was INR 2 Lakhs.

NSB Academy Facilities

NSB Academy Bangalore Campus is spread over the flourishing greens of 5.5 acres. The campus is a distinctive, futuristic, and iconic design. NSB is located near major corporate houses, ranging from information technology to consumer product companies to retail malls. In addition, the Convention Center is amidst a beautiful park covering 3 acres with a seating capacity of 400 spectators.

The classrooms are well-ventilated, air-conditioned, spacious, and equipped with comfortable furniture and advanced audio-visual equipment to facilitate presentations. In addition, the classrooms are equipped with modern facilities, making learning easier and more fun.

Apart from academics, sports are also supported in the institution. Therefore the college campus also comprises an athletics track, volleyball, courts for basketball, throwball, badminton, table tennis, chess, etc., along with a spacious ground for sports, such as cricket, football, kabaddi, and kho-kho.

NSB Academy Bangalore Hostel

The hostels are equipped with all the basic facilities, including washing machines, induction, unlimited wifi, etc. In addition, the college provides buses for pick-and-drop services from the hostel to the college and back. NSB Academy Hostel fees are approximately INR 1.32 Lakhs per annum.

NSB Academy Course fee structure

MBA - Finance 570000 2 years
MBA - Marketing Management 570000 2 years
MBA - Human Resource Management 570000 2 years
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NSB Academy Entrance exams required for Admission 2023

Campus Facilities/Infrastructure


Placement Statistics

3 Lacs per annum
8.6 Lacs per annum

NSB Academy Placements and Companies visited

Infosys Technologies

NSB Bangalore Placements

Number of Companies visited is in and around 120+.

Placement package and salary details at NSB Bangalore: 

  • The highest package offered at NSB Bangalore Placements – 8.60 LPA.
  • The Average placement package – 4.30 LPA.
  • Starting Placement package – 3 LPA.

MBA Sector- wise Placements :

  • Retail Sector Placement - 15%
  • Finance Sector Placement – 22%
  • HR sector Placement – 18% 
  • IT sector Placement – 6%
  • B2B – 3%
  • Others – 10%
  • Manufacturing – 13%

NSB -  has given its best in imparting best management education as well as career. NSB Bangalore curriculum is mainly emphasized on futuristic and industry oriented. The MBA certificate of NSB Bangalore from UGC (University Grants Commission) allows the students to either taking up higher education or jobs in public sector


Will it be worth to take up MBA admissions ?

Certainly Yes, has the best facilities in terms of academics, management education, placement and economically fee structure.

  • NSB attracts candidates who belong from 27 different states.
  • It has a lot of diversity in classroom, professors are good and the outcome in terms of placement is good. So, my response is very positive.
  • NSB, Bangalore has one of the best ROI in India.

Provides reasonable fee structure, great faculty and placements make it a good choice.

I wanted to know, if NSB Bangalore offers dual or single specialization in MBA program?

Yes. The candidates can opt for 2 specializations amongst Marketing, Finance and HR.

I want to know about the facilities provided ?

NSB Bangalore has a huge sprawling campus which is spread over 5.5 acres of land. NSB Bangalore imparts various modernized amenities such as Reading Park, Seminar Hall, Sports Ground, Amphitheatre, Cafeteria, First Aid Room, Group Discussion Rooms, Conference Hall, Hostel Facility, etc.

Can I get the information on MBA admission procedure ?

MBA admission procedure

  • The candidates need to take up CAT/CMAT/MAT/GMAT / ATMA / CMAT / KMAT exams in order to take MBA admissions .
  •  50 Percentile.

Then the candidates will have Telephonic and personal Interview.

Will accepts CMAT scores? 

Yes, college accepts CMAT exam score for the admissions to MBA program. The other entrance examinations are CAT/MAT/GMAT/ATMA/KMAT exams where the candidates can get the admissions to NSB.

I want to know about the faculties as well as placements?

Faculties :

  • There are full time faculties in different streams having a vast knowledge and wide variety of experiences.
  • This will definitely benefit all the students to a very large extent in the field of management.
  • Faculties at NSB are friendly and dedicated to guide the students.

Placements Details :

  • NSB Placements will have good placement record where the placement salary packages ranges from 3 LPA – 8.6 LPA.  
  • There are many reputed companies visiting this college.

I wanted to know the Ranking ?

  • NSB Bangalore has been ranked 17th position for the best Management in India.
  • Got 24th rank for its Best B-school Brand in India.

May I know about the cultural fest organized at college ?

  • NSB organizes cultural fest in a huge platform.
  • NSB Bangalore has various clubs such as Cultural club named as ‘Surabhi’, Social Media Club, Movie club, Sports club.
  • These clubs will enhance one’s own confidence and skills.
  • The cultural fest will have lot of programs such as skit, dance, singing, and other activities.
  • NSB conducts Adventure trip and other fun games.

May I know the placement and salary package details ?

Placement and Salary package details

  • The companies visited are Capgemini, Careernet, Ernst &Young, Hindustan Times, HSBC Bank, IBM, ITC Ltd, Jindal Steel, JP Morgan, Pepsi.
  • The highest package offered at NSB Bangalore Placements – 8.60 LPA.
  • The Average placement package at NSB – 4.30 LPA.
  • Starting Placement package – 3 LPA.
  • Retail Sector Placement - 15%, Finance Sector Placement – 22%, IT sector Placement – 6%, others- 10%.

Which all programs will be offered ? 

NSB Bangalore provides management academic excellence and admissions in   Postgraduate programs i.e. MBA+CMP and PGDM+CMP.

  • NSB imparts a various facilities to match up the overall competency level.
  • NSB has been the best management colleges in South India.
  • NSB Bangalore is ISO 9001 certified.
  • To get admissions to MBA program at NSB Bangalore, one should appear for CAT/GMAT/XAT/ MAT/ATMA/CMAT /KMAT entrance examinations. 

 Important Highlights

  • NSB is linked up with the Top Ranked International B-schools.
  • The students will be getting International study tour to impart global exposure.
  • NSB also impart additional certificates in SAP/Business Analytics/Six Sigma.
  • NSB Bangalore has been ranked top 30th college in India.
  • In south India, The institute has ranked Top 10th ranked.
  • By Silicon India,  10th position in terms of Placement wise. 
  • Best infrastructural facilities are imparted at NSB Bangalore.
  • Seminars, workshops, presentations are the factors involved during teaching learning process at NSB Bangalore.
  • Top Notch recruiters are connected to the NSB placement cell for imparting Internship facilities.
  • For MBA admissions at NSB, These are the important entrance examinations one must appear for, those are CAT/CMAT/MAT/GMAT / ATMA / CMAT / KMAT.

Asked question

What will be the NSB Bangalore MBA fees??
27-Feb-2023 15:08:44 asked by Guest

NSB Bangalore MBA fee structure is INR 8.3 lakhs for the entire program. 

Does the college have MBA dual specialization , if so whts the fee structure for 2 years??
15-Jan-2022 12:31:16 asked by Jothi Shree
Want some Fee concession?
12-Jan-2022 06:18:50 asked by md sumayya
What are the specializations offered for the MBA program in NSB Academy??
09-Dec-2021 08:14:05 asked by sravani

NSB Academy offers an MBA program in five specializations like Finance, Human Resource Management, Logistics And Supply Chain Management, and Marketing, Systems Management

Can i know the NSB Academy hostel fee details?
16-Mar-2020 07:44:49 asked by Reehan

 NSB Academy hostel fee ranges around INR 84,000 to 1.2 Lakhs

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Campus: Sy.No.85, Singena Agrahara, Anekal Taluk, Bangalore -560 099 Admissions Office: No.28/1, Second Floor, 5th Main, 4th Block, Jayanagar, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

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