MBA in International Business


MBA (IB) 2024-26  : APPLY NOW 

IIFT 2024 | Helpline Number : 09773698083

Development in the international marketing on the one hand and the consequential impact of the same on India’s domestic market on the other, call for a professional approach and sensitivity to international business environment.  The MBA (International Business) is a foundational course for developing a competent cadre of business executives to meet the country’s growing requirements for training personnel in the field of international management. MBA (IB) is a six trimester general management programme with a focus on international business.  The programme aims at providing a comprehensive coverage incorporating all the important areas and disciplines relevant to international business activities.  The syllabi for MBA (IB) compares favorably with the syllabi of some of the world’s best International Business Schools.


      Recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years’ duration in any disciplines with minimum50% marks [45% in case of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST)and Persons with Disability (PWD)categories]

      Candidates appearing for a qualifying examination can also apply subject to submission of proof of requisite qualification by  October 31,  2024.

      No age limit.


Mode of Admission

For General/SC/ST/PH/OBC-NCL/EWS candidates:

      The process indicated below will be applicable equally for admission to Delhi and Kolkata Campuses.

      On the basis of valid CAT 2023 Score, Group Discussion, Interview and other defined parameters.

      Shortlisted candidates for the second round of the admission process will be called Group Discussion and Interview to be held in  March/April 2024 at Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai. IIFT reserves the right to add/ delete any centre, if required.


For Foreign National/NRI:

·         On the basis of General Management Aptitude Test (GMAT) and interview.

·         For MBA 2024-26, GMAT result should not have been declared before 1 January, 2022 and should be received by the Institute latest by 15 March 2024. Last date to submit the application fee is 15 March 2024.

Programme fee (for 2023-25 batch):

Total fees for the batch of MBA (IB) 2023-25 programme basis is as under :


Total Fee* of MBA(IB) 2023-25 Programme

Refundable Security extra


US $ 60000 plus Rs.3,36,514/- (For NRI / Foreign National students)





* Fee covers Tuition, Library, Internet, Medical Insurance, Hostel charges on double occupancy basis, Boarding charges, Students activity and Alumni Charges.

The students of SC, ST and PWD category are given 50% concession in tuition fee only. If the accommodation is given on single or triple occupancy, the above-mentioned fee will vary accordingly.



Online Application Starts on

27 October 2023

Last Date of Online submission of application form

06 December 2023

Online application  for Foreign National/NRI Candidates start on

15 January 2024

Last Date of Online submission of application form for Foreign National/NRI Candidates

15 March 2024

CAT Exam Date

26 November 2023

List of Shortlisted candidates for second round of admission on IIFT website

Last Week of January 2024

Group Discussion/Extempore, Writing Skills Assessment and Interview

March/ April 2024

Commencement of Programme

First week of July 2024


Delhi Campus

IIFT Bhawan, B-21,
Qutab Institutional Area,
New Delhi - 110016 ,
Tel: +91-11-39147200
Fax: +91-11-26853956

Kolkata Campus

1583 Madurdaha,
Chowbagha Road,
Ward No 108, Borough XII,
Kolkata 700107,
EPABX: 033- 35014500 & 35014600
Fax: 033-2443 2454

Kakinada Campus

JNTU Campus
Andhra Pradesh 533003

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