The school follows a preset and well structured process for admissions into all the three MBA programs. The process guides the applicants to their successful entry into the school. The process includes information about (i) Eligibility Criteria (ii) Obtaining Application and submission (iii) Written test followed by IB-IQ test, GD & PI procedures.
A detailed description is as follows:
The school conducts a national level entrance test viz., ‘GSIB Entrance Test (GET’13). This is an entrance examination conducted by GSIB exclusively for those who do not possess any of the above mentioned scores. The test is for 120 marks with 120 questions to be answered in 120 minutes. Three sections conclude the question paper with Section: I–Verbal Ability (40 questions); Section: II–Logic & Data Interpretation (40 questions); Section: III – Quantitative Aptitude (40 questions), with each question carrying 1 mark
GET’13 is compulsory for those applicants who have not taken any of the other valid tests, and is optional for those who already possess any of the above scores. Qualification in GET’13 does not reserve any right to the applicant for admission into any of the three programmes offered by GSIB.
Applicants with valid test scores of CAT-12, IIFT-12, XAT-13, MAT (Sep’12, Dec’12, Feb’13and May’13), GMAT and GET’13 can apply through GSIB’s application form and only the short listed candidates complying with above pre-qualification criteria shall be called for IB-IQ test, GD & PI.
Application along with brochure shall be made available at designated centres of the School, on payment of Rs. 1000/- by cash. The same can also be obtained by post from the School by sending a DD of Rs. 1100/-. The application can also be downloaded from the school’s website (www.gsib.org) and submitted duly filled-in, enclosing a DD for Rs. 1000/- in favour of “GITAM school of International Business”, payable at Visakhapatnam.
Candidates can register for GET in the same application, by paying an additional fee of Rs. 500/- by DD and send it along with the application. The test will be held on a pre-decided date.
The applicants who secure a qualifying mark in the written tests will be invited for (i) IB-IQ Test, (ii) Group discussion and (iii) Personal Interview. GET’13 and IB-IQ Test, GD and PI shall be held at Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Ranchi & Visakhapatnam. The school reserves the right to add or delete any centre. The final selection of the candidates shall be on the basis of total marks obtained in the written tests (scores normalized to marks), IB-IQ Test, GD and PI. The list of selected candidates shall be displayed in the designated website of the school and also reach to individual student through the ICT means.
For enquiries please write to: Dr. P.R.S. Sarma, Professor
GITAM School of International Business (GSIB)
GITAM University, Gandhinagar Campus, Rushikonda,Visakhapatnam -530045, Andhra Pradesh, India
Phone: (0891) 2840400 /413 Fax: (0891)2790036; Mail: email@example.com
Note: The filled-in application along with the required copies of certificates and, DD shall be sent to the above address.