Management education for the real world

The PES School of Management equips students with the critical skills they need to compete in today’s globalized world.

Whether they choose to be entrepreneurs or build careers with leading organizations, their time at PES gets them started on the way to their goals.

The PES methodologies of education, research and training has launched many successful careers and builds a talented pool of resources year after year, which is soon absorbed by the industry.


PES offers Master of Business Administration (MBA) in two distinguished campuses:

You’ll find that everything at PES is single-mindedly focused on addressing student needs. We are clear that it is our responsibility to help our students realize their goals in an increasingly competitive world. We have consistently produced excellent results and PES alumni can be found at premier organizations in India and overseas. From academic excellence to leadership qualities, a nurturing environment to cutting-edge infrastructure, PES offers everything you need to succeed.


MBA from PES University
Duration : 2 Years
Afiliation : PES University
Admissions through PESSAT Entrance Exam, Know more


MBA from PES Institute of Technology (PESIT) South Campus
Duration : 2 Years
Affiliation : Visvesvaraya Technological, University (VTU)


MBA from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP), USA
Duration : 2 Years
Proficiency Courses in Management @
PES Campus, Bangalore leads to an MBA
Accredited by AACSB International (

Know more about PES-IUP MBA

The PES investment


  1. PESIT ranks number 1 in MBA program under VTU
  2. Amongst Top 20 private B-Schools in India (Survey conducted by Careers 360)
  3. PES is the second most preferred destination next to IIMB for B-School aspirants (Times of India)
  4. Best results and placements under University

Highlights of PES-IUP MBA Program

  • Successful completion of all Proficiency Courses will lead to an MBA Degree awarded by IUP, U.S.A.
  • Classes taught by full-time IUP faculty with PhDs as well as extensive industry/research credentials.
  • Option of studying at IUP campus in the U.S. (99% U.S. visa success rate over 9 years & nearly 500 students)
  • Option of MBA specialization in 8 areas

Incredible Access to World-Class Faculty

Our faculty is our most precious resource and one of the three pillars on which PES rests (the other two are students and infrastructure). Our faculty members develop and deliver the educational programs that bring excellent students to PES in the first place. The faculty mix comprises of doctorates, FCA, FCS, FICWA, Alumni from IIMA, IIMB, IIMC, IISC and major IITs of India. All faculties are with extensive industry experience and research background.


All our campuses incorporate infrastructure that matches the best in the country – ensuring that students have everything they need for a rich, stimulating campus life. Modern Classrooms, Sports Amenities, Research Facilities, Secured Hostels, Cafeterias, Library, Recreational Facilities are all part of standard infrastructure landscape at PES.


PES has a long history of providing recognition and support for outstanding students, beginning with a directive from a faculty committee in 1972. The PES Scholarship portfolio has some outstanding scholarships available. In order to be considered for these awards, we strongly encourage you to meet admission counsellor with relevant documents.

The PES Quarters

Investor confidence in the Markets has always been driven by the quarterly reports of the various companies. The PES strategy aims to translate the four semesters you spend with us to the four PES quarters. In addition to the VTU core curriculum, every PES quarter/semester programs are incorporated to enhance the quality of experience for our students and to make sure that every PES Graduate continuously improves to be investment worthy in the Market place.

First Quarter / Semester Progect Manager – UG Projects
Crystal Ball – Evaluate & Forecast Business Trends
Second Quarter / Semester A 360 Evaluation – Subject Specialization
Master craft – Tools of the Management Trade
Third Quarter / Semester Pre-Placement Training
Entrepreneurship anyone?
Fourth Quarter / Semester Moral Quotient-Ethics / Holistic Exposure
Business Plans & Professional Organization

Value Additon Activities for all Quarters/Semesters

SERMO SERVED: Latin Origin Meaning “Discussion” – Group Discussion


BUNTAI – “Team” – Build character to work in teams

Nididhyasana- A special topic seminar bridging the gap between theory and practice

Meet the CXO – Who’s who in the industry, meet them on a weeekly basis

THE E-CATALYST – Entrepreneurship Program

Meet the Alumni – Addressing the intial corporate adaption issues

Domain Activities for 2nd, 3rd & 4th Quarters / Semester

Marketing HR
Bi-annual newsletter Dhanam Dhanm - Finance Manuvikas - HR Vipanii - Marketing National conference Research paper contest PES Journal of Finance Forum discussion on current topics Bridge Courses Corporate Training Programme General Management International Conference with Indiana University of Pennsylvania PES Business Review International Peer reviewed Bi-Annual Journal Bi-Annual Department Newsletter - Anavaran

Career coaching: All part of the curriculum


We understand that launching an global career is one of the main reasons for getting an MBA.

During your entire stay at PES, our placement strategy will constantly evaluate your skills and council you on your strengths to build an optimal successful career. PES offers excellent training programs, placement workshops, entrepreneurial awareness camps and more. All these programs are aimed at equipping students to excel at specific roles in their chosen career.

Multinationals actively employ PES graduates in every region of the world. Here are just a few:

CITI Financials


Deutsche Bank


Ernst & Young

Future Group


JP Morgan


Northern Trust Bank


Reliance Communication


Aditya Birla

Reckitt Benckiser

Eureka Forbes






Reliance Digital

Mercedes Benz

Industry Interaction

Lean Manufacturing Consultancy

The first and the only institute in Karnataka empanelled as a lean Manufacturing Consultant by the National Productivity Council – New Delhi.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Cell

To promote innovation and develop entrepreneurial enterprise among students.

Installation of a Bio-Diesel Plant

Government of Karnataka to sanction a Bio-Diesel Plant in our campus.

A strong, lively alumni network that extends across the globe

Your PES journey doesn’t end when you graduate. It continues for life. Connect with classmates, alumni, and partner businesses around the world.

This thriving alumni network brings great value to everyone associated with PES – from spreading awareness and recognition of the PES brand to creating opportunities for and guiding current students.

We truly believe that while the PES experience begins on campus. It is enjoyed for the rest of one’s life. The alumni association plays a major role in building long lasting relationships and creating camaraderie amongst a global community. With alumni spread over the world, PES Students can be assured of a warm welcome where ever they go.

PES Alumni contribute time, energy and expertise to help the PES fraternity grow, develop and prosper. The PES Alumni Network aims to facilitate lifelong learning through the exchange of ideas and knowledge.

Alumni pool skills and apply available resources to enhance personal and career development for their members. Regardless of where they are branches of the PES Alumni Network across the globe meet on January 26th and August 15th every year.


Alumni Meet at New Jersey, U.S.A.

The PES culture has impacted how actively alumni contribute to their communities. This desire to share knowledge and skills beyond the workplace and family, may very well stem from the many community and philanthropic activities they were exposed to as the students at PES. The alumni network has successfully been able to channelize resources for a greater good and no community outreach project is ever short of volunteers.

Next steps

We would love to hear from you, so please get in touch in any of the following ways. We can arrange for you to meet us in person, set up a campus tour, discuss financing options, or help you start your application.

To get in touch with us, write to or
Call +91-80-2672-9391 / +91-8453536991

PESSAT will not apply to VTU MBA at PESIT South Campus.


PES University
Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP), USA


2 Years


  Prospective students with Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline (1st class preferred).

  MAT Composite Score above 500 / CAT Score above 50th percentile / GMAT Score above 450 will be accepted.

  Final year degree students are also eligible to apply.

Campuses Availability

PES University
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+91 80 26721983
+91 80 26722108

PESIT South Campus
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PESIT South Campus
Pixel Park B 11th floor
Bangalore – 560 100
+91 80 66186402/403,
+91 8453536991