The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) was ranked 49th in the QS Global MBA Rankings 2018. Two other Indian institutes, IIM Bangalore (58th) and Indian School of Business (93rd) were ranked in the top 100 by the same for their MBA programs.
Harvard University topped the list, followed by the French institutes INSEAD and HEC Paris.Discipline-specific rankings were also published by the QS in which IIM Bangalore was ranked 22nd, IIM Ahmedabad 23rd and IIM Calcutta 46th in the Masters in Management category. In a separate ranking for Asian Institutes, IIM Ahmedabad was ranked 7th while IIM Bangalore and Indian School of Business bagged the 9th and 12th rank respectively.
The IIMs are a group of 20 public, autonomous institutions spread across India. They were set up for Management Education and Educational Research in the country. The Indian School of Business is a premier private business school located in Hyderabad, Telangana.