KIIT School of Management: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

Janki Sharma Janki Sharma | Mar 15, 2023
Janki Sharma
Janki Sharma

Updated on - Mar 15, 2023

KIIT School of Management is one of Bhubaneswar's top business schools, established in 1993. The institute provides highly relevant business education through three courses - BBA, Super MBA, and Doctoral program- including regular industry interaction and hands-on experience. KSOM accepts various examination scores for admission. The entrance examinations accepted by the KIIT School of Management are KIITEE, CAT, MAT, XAT, GMAT, and CMAT. KIITEE Management is KSOM's own National Entrance Examination.

KIIT School of Management Bhubaneswar Latest Updates

  • March 15, 2023: KSOM BBA Admission 2023 Open through KIITEE.

KIIT School of Management is also one of ten private institutions in India to be designated as an "Institution of Eminence" by the UGC, MHRD, and the Government of India. The KSOM Bhubaneswar MBA program combines classroom learning with role-plays, business simulation conclaves, guest lectures, corporate mentoring, live consultancy projects, seminars, a structured summer internship program, regular workshops, club activities, student research, and collaboration with industry through partnerships and tie-ups.

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KIIT School of Management Quick Insights

KIIT School of Management is ranked 31 in 2021 and is considered the top B-school in the country. In the table below, the key highlights of the KIIT School of Management, Bhubaneswar, are mentioned.

KIIT School of Management
Year of establishment 1993
Type of University Private
Chancellor Ved Prakash
Vice-chancellor Sasmitarani Samanta
Campus Area 35 Acres
Number of programs 8
Accreditation NAAC 'A', NBA
Recognized by UGC
Infrastructure Facilities Hostels, Wifi, Clubs and Societies, Knowledge Dialogue Series and Sports events, etc
Location Bhubaneswar, Odisha

KIIT School of Management Admission Dates 2023

KIIT School of Management admissions is based on CAT scores. Candidates willing to apply can check the cutoff percentage and check their eligibility. Admission procedures can be done both online and offline. A few important dates related to admissions are given below.

Events Dates
CAT Admit Card Release October 27, 2022
CAT Examination November 27, 2022
XAT Registration Window Open Until November 29, 2022

KIIT School of Management Ranking

KIIT School of Management is ranked as one of the top B-schools in India. A few of the rankings and awards received by the institute are mentioned below.

  • KIIT School of Management was ranked 20th by NIRF, MHRD, Government of India, 2021.
  • KSOM was awarded Life Membership by the Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia (AMDISA).
  • KIIT School of Management was ranked 5th in Eastern India and 34th in all of India by Mint-MBA B-School Ranking 2018-2019
  • The college was ranked 4th in Eastern India and 27th in all of India by the Times of India Ranking 2017
  • It was ranked 6th in Eastern India and 39th in All India by Times of India in 2017.
  • 32nd all India, as per National Institution Ranking Framework (NIRF), MHRD, Government of India, 2020 B-School Rankings
  • Best B School of Odisha. Times Business Awards 2020
  • Ranked 2nd in India for the BBA program as per Times B school ranking 2020. 
  • Ranked 32 in India as per MBA Universe Ranking 2020
  • 32nd best B – School as per THE WEEK Hansa Research B-Schools Survey 2019
  • KSOM was ranked 34th best b-school by The Week Hansa Research B-School Survey 2019
  • This institute ranked 5th in Eastern India and 42nd in All India by The Week-Hansa Research Survey 2017-2018.

KIIT School of Management Courses

KIIT School of Management offers undergraduate management, postgraduate, and doctoral programs. All the details of courses, along with their duration, fees, and selection criteria, are mentioned below.

Courses Duration Selection Criteria
BBA 3 Years 10+2
MBA 2 Years Graduation + KIITEE, CAT, MAT, XAT, GMAT, CMAT
PhD 4 Years Graduate with Masters Degree

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KIIT School of Management Fee Details

KIIT School of Management has different fees structure for different courses. Eligible candidates will be awarded a scholarship. The fee details of a few of the courses are mentioned below.

Courses Total Tuition Fee
BBA INR 8.40 Lakhs
MBA INR 14.90 Lakhs
Super MBA INR 14.90 Lakhs
PhD INR 2.50 Lakhs

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KIIT School of Management Admission

KIIT School of Management admission 2022 can be done both online and offline. Students can apply online on the official website of the KIIT School of Management. The application fee is INR 1250. Admissions are based on scores from various entrance exams. Students can take national-level exams like CAT, MAT, GMAT, CMAT, and XAT. Students can also appear for KITEE or KITEE Management. Candidates who satisfy the eligibility criteria are selected for admission based on the performance in the qualifying entrance exam,academic merit and GD/PI scores. During the admission process, the student would require the following documents.

Documents Required

  • High School and Graduation Certificate and Mark Sheet
  • Migration Certificate
  • Graduation (B.A., B. Com, B.Sc, Engineering, etc.) Certificate and Mark sheet.
  • College leaving Certificate.
  • Conduct Certificate
  • Entrance Exam Score Card
  • Caste Certificate [If Applicable]
  • Physically Handicapped Certificate [If Applicable]

KIIT School of Management Eligibility Criteria

KIIT School of Management provides management courses for students. Students who wish to apply for KSOM should meet the eligibility criteria set by the institute. Below given in the table, are the eligibility criteria for different courses.

BBA Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates should have scored 50% aggregate in 10th and 12th
  • Candidates should have a valid UGAT score

MBA Eligibility Criteria

  • Graduates in any discipline recognized by the AIU with a minimum 15 years of education on a 10+2+3 basis are eligible.
  • Also, a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in X and XII class is a prerequisite.
  • The candidate should have completed graduation with a 50% aggregate 
  • Aspirants in their final year of study for a bachelor's degree are also eligible to apply
  • They should have a valid score in KIITEE MGT/ CAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ MAT/ GMAT

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Why Choose KIIT School of Management?

KIIT School of Management is one of the country's oldest private B-schools with an illustrious history. The faculty at the college are experienced and are IIT and IIM graduates. KIIT School of Management is considered the best b-school in Odisha, and the college had 140+ recruiters visiting the campus for placements. It is one of India's most prestigious business schools, consistently ranked as one of the best in Eastern India yearly. KIIT is the country's youngest institute to be designated as a university (U/S 3 of the UGC Act, 1956) by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. 

KIIT School of Management Academic Advantages

KIIT School of Management is one of the oldest business schools with many academic advantages. A few of them are mentioned below.

  • Postgraduate candidates with a specialization in Construction Management may work as Planning Engineers, Project Managers, Controllers and Monitors, Procurement and Coordination Executives, Project Cost Estimators, and Planning Managers in construction companies, working alongside specialists such as architects, structural engineers, electrical engineers, sustainability experts, finance experts, and others.
  • Similarly, the three-year Bachelor of Business Administration program prepares students for careers as entrepreneurs, junior-level executives in the industry, or higher education by comprehensively understanding the business environment, basic business functions, and their interrelationships.

KIIT School of Management Cutoff

KIIT School of Management's cutoff for the merit list of candidates for various courses in 2021 has already been declared. The KIIT School of Management offers 2-year MBA courses, 3-year BBA courses, and 3-year Ph.D. courses. There are various entrance exams for these courses, such as CAT, MAT, XAT, and GATE. The institute itself sets the cutoff for the courses. The expected cutoff for KIITEE 2022 is mentioned below.

Category Cutoff Percentile
General Category 50%
Reserved Category - SC, ST, OBC 40%
General Category - PH 45%
Reserved Category - PH 40%

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KIIT School of Management Results

KIIT School of Management results of all the courses is announced on the official website. he candidates can use their credentials, such as registration numbers and date of birth to check their results. The results will be announced soon after the examinations. However, the result of the internal exams is announced at the department level. Students can access those results through their department only.

KIIT School of Management Infrastructure

KIIT School of Management, Bhubaneswar, has a lush green wifi campus covering around 35 acres of land. KSOM facilities include a library with a huge collection of information resources and innovative information services. The college has 12 air-conditioned classrooms with a multi-media system and wifi connection. The Gallery of KSOM has a seating capacity of 12 students and is used for seminar talks and smaller events. KSOM also provides separate A.C. hostels for both boys and girls. KSOM has an auditorium on campus with a seating capacity of 500 students. Other Facilities of KSOM include

  • Gyms
  • Swimming pools
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball courts
  • Hospitals
  • Large playgrounds
  • Beautifully sculptured rock garden.

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KIIT School of Management Placements

KIIT School of Management has a 100% placements record, with 100 recruiters visiting the campus annually. KSOM has a placement cell on the campus that conducts conferences, conclaves, guest lectures, and seminars. Students have to undertake 8 weeks of summer internships which are highly rigorous, passing through at least 5 stages of evaluation, including a final presentation to a team of faculty members. Pre-placement talks, group discussions, and interviews are a part of KIIT School of Management placement activities.

  • The highest package offered was INR 17.55 LPA.
  • The average package offered was INR 7.5 LPA.

KIIT School of Management Top Recruiters

Some of the recruiters are mentioned below.

Dell HDFC Bank Blue Star Samsung
Nestle Avent Reliance Jio TCS

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KIIT School of Management Scholarships

KIIT School of Management provides various scholarships. KSOM scholarship includes educational loans, which students can apply to Allahabad Bank. This year, KSOM has instituted a scholarship program to promote meritorious students. Top-5 KIITEE Management Entrance Examination students will be eligible for the scholarship. KIIT School of Management also provides limited fellowships for scholars with outstanding academic records and performance in the selection process.

Scholarships Description
KSOM Scholarship
  • Scholarship amounts to a 50% waiver of the tuition fees for the following categories of eligible students.
  • Candidates with an 80 Percentile and above score in CAT/XAT
  • Candidates with 95 Percentile and above score in MAT (Applicable for Dec MAT & Feb MAT)
KSOM Fellowship Students shall be provided with the financial assistance of INR 10,000 per month for the first two years and INR 12,000 for the next two years as scholarships.

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KIIT School of Management Collaborations

KIIT School of Management has signed Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) with a number of business firms, institutes, and associations. These collaborations are made with an intention to help the students develop. The following are the national collaborations.

  • Dassault Systemes
  • SAP University Alliance 
  • Tech Mahindra
  • SHRM India 

KIIT School of Management Faculty

KIIT School of Management has a well-experienced group of faculties. The teachers are helpful and anytime ready to guide the students. The faculties are hardworking and dedicated to providing the best to the students.

KIIT School of Management Alumni

KIIT School of Management has a well-woven alumni network. The alumni association is available on the app. Students can download the app and connect with alumni for networking purposes and suggestions. Various activities and meet are organized for alumni and students to connect. The college has 7,500+ Alumni, with many at the CxO level. 

Notable Alumni Profession
Mr. Prasad Routray Head Corporate & Alliances - Airtel Payments Bank
Aprajitha Panda Recruiting Manager at Alexa Voice Service and Alexa Automotive
Sanjeev Singh MD at MYO Research Services Private Limited
Mr. Sourya Sidhhartha Dash GM – HR & TM at Philips Lighting

KIIT School of Management Highlights

Institution Type Private
Total Faculty 52
Year of Establishment 1993
Campus Area 35 Acres
Accredited by NAAC-A, NBA
Recognised by UGC

KIIT School of Management Rankings

Publisher Ranking Stream
45 MBA
39 MBA
49 MBA
34 MBA
48 MBA

KIIT School of Management Courses & Fees 2023

Course Avg. Fees Duration
MBA ₹14,90,000 2 Years
BBA ₹8,40,000 3 Years
PhD ₹2,50,000 4 Years

KIIT School of Management Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by KIIT School of Management

MBA [Master of Business Administration]

Full Time On Campus

Exams Accepted: CAT

₹ 14,90,000 (2 Years)

₹ 8,40,000 (3 Years)

PhD [Doctor of Philosophy]

Full Time On Campus

₹ 2,50,000 (4 Years)

Exams Accepted by KIIT School of Management


Exam Date: Apr 14, 2023

Result Date: Apr 22, 2023


Exam Date: Nov 26, 2023


Exam Date: Jan 08, 2023

Result Date: Jan 28, 2023


KIITEE Management

Exam Date: May 14, 2022

Result Date: May 19, 2022

KIIT School of Management FAQs

What are the PG Courses offered by KIIT School of Management?

KSOM offers MBA in various specializations.

Does KSOM offer scholarships?

KIIT School of Management offers merit-based scholarships to its top candidates.

How many specializations does KIIT School of Management offer for the BBA course?

KIIT School of Management offers 5 different specializations for the BBA course.

Is KIIT an international university?

KIIT School of Management is one of the first colleges to have students from more than 65 countries.

KIIT School of Management Reviews

Overall Rating (Out of 5)


Based on 11 Verified Reviews

Distribution of Rating

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Fees & Scholarships


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Placements & Internships


Clubs & Associations


Anjali Kumari | , batch of 2018

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2018

  • 3.9
  • Placements 4
  • Fees 3
  • Academics 3.5
  • Infrastructure 4
  • Campus 5

Entrance Exams & Admissions : A student should have bachelor qualifications in any stream. I have not written any entrance exams. Cut-off usually went 60% of marks.

Prashant Dhal | , batch of 2017

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2017

  • 4.1
  • Placements 3.5
  • Fees 3.5
  • Academics 4
  • Infrastructure 4.5
  • Campus 5

Entrance Exams & Admissions : CAT, MAT, GMAT like an exam with 60% percentile required for this course and also candidate must secure at least 60% of throughout the carrier.

Sonali Singh | , batch of 2017

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2017

  • 3
  • Placements 2.5
  • Fees 3
  • Academics 3.5
  • Infrastructure 2.5
  • Campus 3.5

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Candidate must have passed the 12th with minimum of 50% marks from the recognized institute to get admission in this college. No separate entrance exam is conducted.

Priyanka Roy | , batch of 2018

Reviewed on May 29, 2017

  • 4
  • Fees 3
  • Academics 4
  • Infrastructure 4.5
  • Campus 4.5
  • Placements 4

Fees & Scholarships : At KIIT School of Management, the Semester fee is Rs 90000 but it may fluctuate. Hostel charges for Non-AC hostel is Rs 21000. AC three bedded Rs 30000. Two bedded AC rooms Rs 40000. And mess charges include Rs 15000 per semester. Students can avail loans.

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  • KIIT School of Management, Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology - Campus-7, KIIT University, Chandaka Industrial Estate, Bhubaneswar, Odisha
  • +916746012504

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