Top Ranked MBA College in Ahmedabad Gujarat



Post Graduate Program in Corporate Excellence (PGPCE) Program

Theory based MBA is not useful anymore. NBS PGPCE acts as a bridge between the theoretical concept and their practical applications. The modern world needs professionals who can apply what they learnt, to real-world business situations.  

Adding PGPCE to MBA upskills & updates the regular MBA program to meet the ever-changing demands of the industry. This combination (MBA & PGPCE) program makes MBA at NBS Ahmedabad more advanced than most other globally recognized MBA programs.  

BASE – Business Aptitude & Skill Enhancement is the heart of PGPCE. Industry requirements are constantly changing. BASE provides the edge to students, helps them outperform others, and move up the corporate ladder quickly.  

PGPCE, an 18-months Certificate Program, has the most dynamic & practical-oriented curriculum. Emphasis is laid on building soft skills like communication skills, negotiation skills, time management, leadership skills, teamwork, and personality development. PGPCE also equips students with a cluster of Industry-required VALUE ADDED PROGRAMS to meet the globally recognized performance standards. 

This unique style of teaching makes Narayana Business School rank among the Top 10 MBA colleges in India.  

Narayana Business School’s beyond books learning strategy imbibes leadership, management, intellectual, and communication skills in our students. It trains them on time & stress management. At the end of management course, we create in our students a professional outlook with the highest standard of corporate excellence. This makes Narayana Business School Ahmedabad’s MBA program rank among the top MBA courses in India. 

Narayana Business School’s program, ranked Top 10 in India, transforms your career. Over 670 diverse organizations including government companies, unicorn startups, and many top national & foreign MNCs actively hire from NBS Ahmedabad. Citi Bank, PWC, E&Y, LG, Dabur, S&P Global, Coca Cola, Accenture, Genpact, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Berger Paints, LG, Dabur, BYJU’s, VIVO, Godrej, HCL, Times of India, Motilal Oswal, PhonePe, and many other top brands are among NBS list of recruiters. 

The best part is that NBS is among the first MBA Colleges that most of these brands visit for their hiring needs. Hence, NBS placements are over long before other Top B-schools even start their placement season.  


To lead a business, you need a broad knowledge base and skill set—and the ability to put all the pieces together. Develop the essential cross-functional perspective that prepares you to lead with vision, build a focused strategy, strengthen organizational structures and processes, and make the tough decisions that drive performance, sustainable growth, and lead to success.

Program Structure

NBS, the best college for MBA in Ahmadabad, divides the MBA course into 4 semesters. Each semester has 8 subjects focused on concepts and live projects to get practical exposure. The first year ends with a 3-month summer internship.  

You will learn subjects in diverse streams such as Marketing, Finance, HR, IT (Information Technology), Operations, and General Management. Plus, you will get industry-ready with live industry projects that train you in Data-Driven Decision making, Financial Statement Analysis, Research Projects using SPSS software, and R –Program for Business Analytics. 

This practical experience is demanded repeatedly by top brands. Hence, students at NBS undergo live industry projects at MNCs like Dabur, LG Electronics, Bajaj Group, Future Group, etc. apart from the 3-month internship at the end of first year.  

Our students also learn various value-added programs (Read: Details of value-added projects) that develop in-demand skills needed to excel in today’s corporate world. 

Life at Narayana Business School

Celebrate life every day like there is no tomorrow

Situated in Ahmedabad, one of the most developed cities of India, Narayana Business School provides students a healthy and peaceful lifestyle. 

India’s first world heritage city Ahmedabad offers an enchanting view of Sabarmati Riverfront, mouthwatering street food, and an unforgettable sea-plane ride. Then, there are many other attractions of Gujarat such as the Statue of Unity, Somnath Mandir, Dwarka, Kutch, Sun Temple, etc., that are close to Ahmedabad. Plus, many other fun places to keep the party going with your friends at Narayana Business School. 

An insight into the life, events & activities at NBS Campus

Life at NBS offers many opportunities which give students the freedom and flexibility to live their passion and polish their innate skills. 

You will never see a moment of dullness at NBS, with over 12 students’ clubs & committees for every talent. Whatever your interest, there is always something for you at NBS. 

Students’ clubs & committees organize many events & activities around the year. 

Back to Bachpan FestSimulation ActivitiesMind Mapping GamesTeam-Building Events
Sports ActivitiesFriendship dayKnowledge FestCultural Fest
Batch PicnicFilm PromotionsCreative ThinkingDesign Thinking
Personal BrandingNetworking SkillsRural ImmersionBridge Programs
College FestInnovation FestStart-up FestIndustrial Visits
Nukkad NatakGamificationsFreshers PartyNavratri Celebrations
Valentine’s DayJanmashtami PartyGanesh UtsavMovie Screenings

And many more to fulfill your co-curricular/extra-curricular needs including all festivities & cultural programs.  

All these events & activities sharpen your management skills and teach you how to work in a culturally & geographically diverse team. 


Our Unique student-driven culture, Robust Corporate engagement model, and planned academic rigor turns students into corporate-ready professionals. It is not a surprise then that we have a 22-year RECORD of 100% placements. Every year, over 670 companies come to NBS to select managers for key roles. Our students have bagged 32 lakhs per annum placements.  

NBS is among the first Premier B-schools in the country to conclude its final placements every year. We cross new milestones reaching greater heights with successful campus recruitment program, year after year.  

Our uniquely designed NEEP which is Narayana Employability Enhancement Program ensures your final placement 6 months before the completion of your course. During NEEP, we conduct one on one sessions with experts to create your CV as per the industry requirements. Also, your faculty mentors help you in preparation for Aptitude tests, Group discussions, and Mock interviews. 

The tremendous transformation our students undergo is clearly visible at the time of final placements. Majority of the batch gets multiple offers ranging from 8 to 32 lakhs, from the industry and companies of their choice. We do not restrict students from taking multiple offers, unlike many other top B-Schools of India. We assure students of MBA with Strong Placements in top companies. 

All this while keeping our fees as low as possible. Truly, Narayana Business School is the best MBA College in Ahmedabad. 

Lowest Possible Fees, Highest Possible Placement is what we want for our students. We can proudly say that we are the only private B-School that offers more than 100% ROI (return on investment) for the time, money, and efforts that our students put into the course. Proudly Gujarati.  

Here are some of our top recruiters: 


Orientation & Pedagogy

Narayana Business School’s PGPCE course focuses heavily on the application of concepts learned and practiced in industry. No other Top Ranked Colleges in India can boast of a course so well designed. The program is a blend of 

Case StudiesLive Concurrent ProjectsIn Depth Industry InterfaceClassroom Simulations
Management GamesManagement ActivitiesOn Classroom ProjectsOff Classroom Projects
Corporate InternshipsClassroom TeachingCase AnalysisGamification
Business InnovationsBusiness ModellingScenario BuildingIndustry Analysis

And many othersOur academic rigour ensures that students learn and apply key concepts and analytical tools. It also develops the communication, leadership, interpersonal, and networking skills of our students. These attributes are critical in today’s increasingly competitive world and fast-changing business environment. 

NBS PGPCE Course follows three-pronged pedagogy:

Making Students Corporate Ready

Students learn to survive, sustain, and outperform the volatile & fast-changing corporate world through our innovative style of experiential, learn by doing, beyond the books approach of NBSThey develop a focused thought process and critical thinking needed to understand business issues in-depth, produce unique solutions, and work through challenging situations. 

Developing Entrepreneurial Competencies

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for PGPCE Admissions 2023 at Narayana Business School, students need to meet the following requirements:

  • Candidate should be a graduate from any recognized University/ Institution of National Importance and must have obtained a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent grade at 10th, 12th and graduation.
  • Candidates appearing for the final year of the bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualifications / or awaiting results can also apply.
  • Work Experience: No minimum or maximum work experience is required to apply to the MBA program. However, having work experience will be an add-on advantage, and improve your chances of selection.
  • NBSAT Entrance Test: Candidates aspiring to join PGPCE Course of Narayana Business School need to undertake Narayana Business School Aptitude Test (NBSAT). NBSAT is a trademark national-level MBA Entrance exam conducted by Narayana Business School for MBA Admissions 2023.

NBSAT opens the doors for students aspiring towards high-profile programs offered by Narayana Business School, Ahmedabad.


NBSAT Entrance Test Structure

SectionsQuestionsMarks per correct AnswerTotal Marks
Quantitative Techniques (QT)30130
Data Interpretation & Data Adequacy (DI & DA)30130
Vocabulary, Analytical Reasoning (AR)20120
Reading Comprehension (RC)20120
  • Please note that the NBSAT Entrance Exam will be Proctored Online Test.
  • NBSAT duration is of 120 minutes.
  • NBSAT is an objective test. Each question has four responses Candidate should choose an appropriate response.
  • No negative marks.
  • Any malpractice/use of unfair means will lead to your disqualification from the admission process of NBS.


NBSAT Score (out of 100, scale down to 50 marks)50
Academic Performance & Prior Work Experience20
Group Discussion15
Personal Interview15

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