About Us

Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, popularly known as GITAM was founded in 1980. It is the first private institute in Andhra Pradesh to receive the university status. Spread across 110 acres of lush greenery, the main campus of GITAM is located in Visakhapatnam and it has two other campuses at Hyderabad and Bengaluru, established in 2009 and 2012, respectively. The GITAM Institute of Management is ranked as the No. 1 private B-school in the state and 42nd in entire India

GITAM thrive to achieve global standards and excellence in teaching, research, and consultancy by creating an environment in which the faculty and students share a passion for creating, sharing, and applying knowledge to continuously improve the quality of education

GITAM Highlights

  • GITAM is an ISO-certified deemed university that has been accredited by NAAC with Grade  ‘A +’ and approved by AICTE
  • Ranked 67th by NIRF-2020 Indian University Rankings
  • Ranked 42nd amongst all the B-schools (including govt.) in India by The Week &33rd among top B-schools (2019) in India by Business Today
  • Many global partners to provide Entrepreneurial Ecosystem 
  • 110 acre of lush green ,fully Wi-Fi enable campus, and has accommodation facilities for more than 10000 students
  • 99% placement record with many top companies
  • Partnered with Coursera to provide additional 3600 courses
  • More than 50+ company visit for campus recruitment every year.
  • 30,000+ Alumni across the globe
  • 35+ Startups from GITAM students

Accreditations & Recognitions

GITAM is an ISO-certified deemed university that has been accredited by NAAC with Grade ‘A +’ and approved by AICTE. GITAM University is ranked at 67th position by NIRF-2020 Indian University Rankings. The Management Institute of GITAM, which is called GITAM Institute of Management, is ranked as the No. 1 private B-School in Andhra Pradesh. It is ranked 42nd amongst all the B-schools (including govt.) in India by The Week. It was ranked 33rd among top B-schools (2019) in India by Business Today

Programs Details

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program offered by the GITAM University is a two-year program. Courses offered at the program elevate the understanding and sharpens the skills of students in the area of decision making, leadership, change management, consumer behavior, and entrepreneurial management.

The program objectives are to produce graduates who are flexible and adaptable in the workplace, possess the capacity to embrace new opportunities of emerging technologies, and embrace leadership and teamwork opportunities, all affording sustainable management careers.

Master of Business Administration (with specialization):

Programs Duration Seats Eligibility Criteria Selection Procedure Total Fee Affiliation
Master of Business Administration 2 years course 660 (Across all campus) Any Bachelor Degree with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized university Written Test - GITAM Admission Test (GAT 2021) or a good score in CAT / XAT / MAT / GMAT / CMAT / NMAT followed by Group Discussion & Personal Interview 3.9L per annum GITAM is an autonomous University, and has been granted the deemed status

Global Partners

GITAM, in collaboration, with some highly reputed global universities provides an ecosystem, enabling the growth of the entrepreneurial skills of the students. It provides opportunities for budding start-ups to explore the business world and also advocates the thought that success comes only by venturing beyond the set boundaries. Although we provide exceptional resources to make a dynamic work habitat, we also aim to build a closely-knit community which believes in adopting a logical approach to solve real-world problems

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GITAM Institute of Management has a 99% placement record with many top companies visiting the campus. Top companies from all the different industries visit our campus and recruit a fair number of students from different streams. Some of the top recruiters include ITC, HUL, Amazon, HDFC, Reliance, etc.

Highest Package for GITAM-MBA is 19 LPA
Average Package for GITAM-MBA is 6 LPA