Shanti Business School (SBS)(PGDM)

  • Ahmedabad
  • Approved by : AICTE


SBS has established itself as a modern, world-class institution of professional learning. SBS offers full-time PGDM and PGDM-Communication to graduates who have the potential to succeed in an academically challenging and innovative environment. We are however very clear and sanguine that we are not a run of the mill educational institution or organization. We differentiate ourselves on every measure but particularly in course content, delivery and relevance.



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Shanti Business School (SBS), Ahmedabad offers 2 years full time AICTE approved Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM). It has a superior, evolving, and vertically specialized curriculum delivered through path breaking methodology like performance learning, internship and 5 pronged mentoring process. SBS has customized its curriculum to include core course, electives and sectoral specializations. SBS offers industry relevant courses, facilitated by corporate interaction. Projects and research, complemented by extensive internships, give our students a comprehensive ‘real-life’ experience.

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Academic Fee

6.25 Lakh



Hostel Fee

1.20 Lakh

% of students placed


Highest package

12 Lakhs

Average package

6 Lakh

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Eligibility Criteria
  • Candidate should be a graduate / post graduate in any discipline from Universities and Institutions recognized by AICTE / UGC / AIU with minimum 50% aggregate.
  • Candidate are required to have appeared in any of the following competitive exams, namely CAT / MAT / CMAT / XAT / ATMA / GMAT or any competitive exam / test acceptable as per AICTE guidelines.
Top reasons to join Shanti Business School (SBS)(PGDM)
  • Offer rigorous practice-oriented education
  • A very strong industry perspective is provided by the promoters of the institute
  • A centre of academic excellence that nurtures industry-ready professionals
  • Faculty is sanguine to this need and constantly endeavours to integrate



Certifications and USP

  • Certificates, SAP, Six Sigma
  • Digital Marketing, SEO, Advanced Excel
  • Tours, Workshops & Industry tours

Frequently Asked Questions

SBS offers 2 years full-time program of PGDM and PGDM-C with a variety of specialization streams like Marketing, HRM, IB, Finance, Decision Science & Analytics, Brand Management, Advertising Management, Media Management, PR, Development Communication and Digital Communication & Analytics. The first year of the program is more or less common, the specialization streams commence in the second year.

The PGDM & PGDM-C Programs offered by SBS is recognized by AICTE (All India Council of Technical Education). Copies of approval can be seen on the website.

The Pre-Entry Qualification for the PGDM & PGDM-C Program is graduation in any discipline from a University recognized by UGC with a minimum of 50% marks. The selection process for admission to the program is as under:
A – Valid score from any one of the following management admission tests (CAT/XAT/ATMA/MAT/CMAT/NMAT)
B – Candidates have to appear for Personal Interview, Group Discussion and any other process of selection as decided the Admission Committee
C – Based on the academic performance, scores in the entrance tests, performance in the selection process and other co-curricular activities, the admission committee will prepare a composite score for the candidate. Based on this, the admission will be decided.

SBS does not believe in cut-off points. It makes a comprehensive evaluation of the candidate and his/her potential for management education and decisions of admission are made. The process is holistic and comprehensive.

No, the program is not mandated to be residential. Students also can choose to be day-scholar. However it is a full-time program and its rigor would not leave any scope for the student to pursue any other course or vocation.

SBS has been maintaining 100% placement since inception. With respect to students seeking placement. SBS has a very proactive Placement Cell taking care of the placement of all students seeking placement. Organizations participated in the placement process and the range of compensation packages offered can be shared with the prospective candidates by the Placement Cell.