Acharya Bangalore B-School (ABBS Bangalore) review


Acharya Bangalore B-School is an AICTE approved Business School located at Andrahalli, Off Magadi Road, Bangalore. The Institute is also known as ABBS Bangalore, currently the Institute offers MBA – Bangalore University, MBA – Mysore University, AICTE PGDM, PGDM Global and PGDM – Banking & Finance.


Accreditation: NAAC A Grade, IACBE

University affiliation: Bangalore University (UGC Recognized & AICTE approved)

What you will like

  1. Brand Name: The Business School carries a strong brand name ‘Acharya’ which is a popular name in the field of education
  2. Rankings: ABBS Bangalore is seen in several independent rankings conducted by various media organizations
  3. Approvals & acceptance: ABBS is an AICTE approved Institution, NAAC accreditation and IACBE accreditation adds more charm
  4. Campus & Infrastructure: Clean & well maintained campus, spacious class rooms, canteen with north & south Indian food, well equipped gym, well stocked library, WiFi campus, counselling rooms and more
  5. Faculty: Students expressed that the faculty at ABBS is one of the best, especially for the PGDM Programme

What you may not like

  1. Location: Location is not a convenient factor especially for the students who wish to commute from the city. ABBS however has a hostel facility for Boys away from the campus, Bus pick up & drop facility is available.
  2. Lack of diversity: As in many other Business Schools of Bangalore, ABBS too lacks student diversity as majority of the students hail from South especially from Andhra & Kerala.
  3. Uniform: Yes even MBA & PGDM students have an Uniform (White Shirt, Tie & Grey Pant)
  4. Fees: Slightly high for Bangalore University MBA and reasonable for PGDM
ABBS Bangalore
ABBS Bangalore
ABBS Library
ABBS Students
ABBS Students


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  1. I have two years of work experience can I apply for AICTE PGDM course with GMAT score as when I speak to one of their counsellors they insisted me for MAT or CAT score. Pls clarify me as I missed taking even FEB MAT, would like to join ABBS Bangalore.

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