ATMA scores are mandatory for students who seek to pursue MBA from top B-schools in India. There are total 200 high ranking MBA colleges in India who accept ATMA scores for admission. AIMS i.e. the Association of Indian Management Schools, which conducts the entrance examination for MBA admissions has in total 740 top postgraduate management schools enlisted under its membership.Some of the Top B-schools who accept the ATMA scores include Prin. L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research (WeSchool) in Mumbai, IMS Ghaziabad and other such have been mentioned below.
List of Top B-Schools
The ATMA examination is conducted 5 times in a year by the AIMS. The scores of ATMA 2018 conducted in the month of January and February 2018 is accepted by over 200 top B-Schools for admission to MBA courses. The remaining three ATMA 2018 examination will be conducted on May 27, July 01 and August 05 respectively.
The scores obtained in ATMA tests are accepted by autonomous MBA colleges, University B-Schools who offer post-graduation course of MBA as well as by Private PGDM colleges.Listed below are 7 Top B-Schools accepting ATMA scores for MBA admission 2018. Also listed is the entire detail of the college and the ATMA percentile accepted.
1. Welingkars Institute of Management Studies (WeSchool)
WeSchool is one of the leading B-Schools offering the post-graduate program of MBA in its Mumbai and Bangalore campuses. Applying the new age tools combined with indispensable teaching techniques makes it the most lucrative choice for availing MBA studies.
Placements: As many as 500 top-notch companies visit the campus during recruitment program. Seniors and juniors are hired by good brands giving a boost to their career providing an average CTC of 7 lakhs. As per the records of 2017, the highest package provided was 22 lakhs and a minimum of 14 lakhs. Some of the top companies include Axis Bank, Vedanta group, Parag Milk foods, Bata, Philips, Accenture, IBM, Infosys, etc.
Faculty: The faculty comprises of some well-experienced individuals who hold expertise in their field. Students are provided global exposure through internship programs and projects in abroad like USA, Germany, Kenya, Malaysia, Sweden, Singapore, Romania, Japan, Ghana, and Dubai.
Total Intake – 180 seats
Average fees – 11.0 Lakhs
ATMA Percentile – 90%
Rank – 18
2. N.L. Dalmia Mumbai
N.L Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Research is currently included among the top B-Schools of India as well as the most preferred business school in Mumbai. The college has an A Grade accreditation by NAAC and has been awarded the status of Premier college by ASIC, UK.
Placement:N.L. Dalmia is known for providing 100% placements to its students. The average salary package provided to candidates falls in the range of 5 to 8 lakhs per annum. The companies which visit the campus for placements include ICRA, ICICI Bank, Morgan Stanley, Sharekhan and many more. In addition, the students are also provided with internship and training offers by top companies.
Faculty: The faculty is disciplined professionals who have earned years of expertise in their field of study.
Total Intake – 20 seats
Average fees – 8,70,000 Lakhs
ATMA Percentile - 90%
Rank - 25
2. Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship, Bangalore
XIME provides PGDM in MBA spanning for a duration of 24 months. XIME has been rated among A1 institutes of super leagues by the business standard edition of June 2017.
Placement: The college is known for its 100% placement record till date. The placement for senior students takes place around Feb/March. The average salary package provided by top companies is 6.70 per annum. Some of the blue chips companies such as Deloitte, KPMG, TCS, Infosys, etc. visit the campus to hire able students. Candidates are also provided with excellent internship and pre-placement package.
Faculty: The college has a tie-up with foreign universities including Guangdong University of Foreign Studies, Guangzhou, China, Shanghai International Studies University, for student-faculty exchange programs. The student alumni consist of students who hold prominent positions in top MNCs.
Total Intake – 180 seats
Total fees – 10.00 L
ATMA Percentile – 80%
Rank – 17
4. Jaipuria Institute of Management Noida
Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida holds a Grade A accreditation by NAAC. The college provides PGDM in MBA at its Noida and Jaipur campuses. The college is ranked 31st amongst the best Private B-Schools in North India and Ranks 43rd in India by MHRD.
Placement: More than 350 companies visit the campus every year for placement. Some of the top recruiters include LG, Deloitte, Amazon, Spandana, Axis Bank, Bajaj Electricals, Genpact, and others. The average package provided is 5.78 lakhs. Students are also given internship opportunities by top recruiters such as the future group.
Faculty: The student to faculty ratio is 12:1. Students are offered both online and offline modes for delivering knowledge. The faculty comprises of expert doctors and professionals who have earned years of experience in the field to deliver quality lectures.
Total Intake – 180 seats
Total fees - 9.25 L
ATMA Percentile - 85
Rank - 43
5. IES Management College and Research Centre (IESMCRC), Mumbai
IES Management College and Research Centre (IESMCRC) in Mumbai is ranked among the top 10 business schools in Mumbai.
Placement: The college is known for its 100% placement record, with some of the top MNCs visiting the campus for summer placement. The Institution also has a tie-up with renowned companies like Taiwan, Asian Paints and many more. The average package provided is 6 lakhs with as high as 12 lakhs per annum. Some of the top recruiters include Nielsen, Godrej, Capgemini, Nestle, Vodafone, L&T, HT Media, to name a few.
Faculty: The faculty comprises of industry experts. The college is known to have produced alumni with distinguished talent in their respective industry career.
Total Intake – 120 seats
Total Fees - 7.20 L
ATMA Percentile – 75%
Rank - 73
6. AIIMS, Bangalore
AIIMS, Bangalore is affiliated to the Bangalore University. AIIMS is ranked 25 in the list of B-Schools. The college has collaboration with eminent foreign universities, industries for conducting research as well as student and faculty exchange program.
Placements: The students are provided training and certification courses of IBM, Apple, and CIMA. Companies like Eureka Forbes, Oracle, Amazon, Deloitte, and many top-notch companies providing an average package up to 8 lakhs per annum. In addition, students are also provided training in Digital Marketing, Business Analytics to make them corporate ready.
Faculty: The student-faculty ratio is 60:1. The faculty employs different methods to explain the concepts to students in a lucrative manner. There are periodic tests organized along with presentations to build confidence and innovative skills in students.
Total Intake – 240 seats
Tuition fee – 9.11 Lakhs
ATMA Percentile – 80%
Rank - 49
7. IMS Ghaziabad: Institute of Management Studies
IMS Ghaziabad is affiliated to Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University. It secured 8th rank among the top B-School in North Zone by TOI in 2017, 12th in Delhi NCR, and 10th among private B-School in North Zone. The institute holds 41st rank among the private B-School in India.
Placement: The institute is known for providing placement opportunity in top companies like Nestle, ITC, Amazon, Cadbury, Tata, Bajaj, Marico and many more. The average package expected is 5.6 lakhs. IMS also offers a lucrative opportunity with International Brand Buoy Group of Dubai providing an annual package of 14 lakhs.
Faculty: Faculty in IMS are Ph.D. holders. The college has tie-ups with the JamiaHamdard University of Atlanta, the USA for promoting research programs.
Total Intake – 360 seats
Tuition fee – 9.70 Lakhs
ATMA Percentile – 80
Rank - 41