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The cost of acquiring an MBA degree is comparatively less expensive in India than overseas, particularly in the US. 

The educational scenario in India has changed dramatically over the last decade. Several Indian institutions offer an international standard of education, many in collaboration with international universities, allowing MBA students to earn a high quality education at home.

When comparing MBA degrees in India versus the US, you’ll want to consider the following:

Cost: An MBA abroad may cost anywhere from Rs. 20 to 50 lakh, whereas an Indian MBA will cost somewhere between Rs. 7.5 to 25 lakh.

Living expenses: Studying abroad may increase your living expenses and you may end up working abroad for a few years to recover the cost and your ROI target.

Job placement: Top schools in India have an excellent job placement record with top Indian, Asian, and global firms; locations are not restricted to India and Asia.

Prior work experience: Indian business schools are more open to candidates with little to no work experience than most US universities, which prefer candidates with a minimum of two to three years of work experience. However, full-time Indian Executive Management programs (e.g., PGPX / PGPM) at top schools accept only candidates with substantial work experience.

Focus of study: For specialized learning and training in areas such as Entrepreneurship, Venture Capital, Energy Management, and Sports Management, international business schools may offer better programs.

Diversity: International business schools currently offer a more diverse class environment, though Indian schools are working to change this.

Foreign university partnerships: The number of partnerships with Indian and foreign universities has increased:
• SP Jain Institute of Management and Research with Virginia Tech
• Indian School of Business with the Wharton School of Business and the Kellogg School of Management
• Great Lakes Institute of Management with Yale University
• Welingkar Institute of Management with Temple University
• The Institute of Management and Technology Ghaziabad with Fairleigh Dickinson University

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What is the value of a foreign MBA in India?


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International business schools proudly display statistics about high MBA salaries in USA and success stories of career changers who managed to change their role, industry or geography after completing their MBA abroad.

However, as with most statistics driven marketing campaigns, the 3-D pie-charts in the MBA placement report often reveal only half of the story.

If an estimated 30% of the students in a graduating MBA class managed a complete career change (new role + new industry + new country), guess what happened to the remaining 70%. Maybe some managed a partial career change (like a new role in the same industry, but paying in dollars / pounds). What about the rest who were forced to return home? What was the value of a foreign MBA in Indian for them?

For many Indian students studying (MBA, MS) in USA or any other foreign country, the secret desire is to be a lucky enough to fall in the first category. But competing with statistics, probability and the formidable H1B visa application process is never easy.

With a heavy heart, those who haven’t been able to get a good job abroad, start thinking about returning to India after completing an MBA in USA / Canada / UK / Singapore. That’s when a new set of questions start popping up in their mind. Let’s look at some of those, ordered by diminishing levels of optimism.
 

Should I take up an old role/industry job in USA or new role/industry job in India?

Assuming you actually have those choices, you are better than most Indian students abroad (in the U.S. / Canada / UK / Singapore colleges). Just like in the cases of multiple MBA admits , this is a good dilemma to have.

Go back in time when you first decided to apply to the top foreign MBA universities. What was the primary trigger? More money or a career change? If those priorities haven’t changed, the choice is relatively easy.

In contrast to the philosophical advice of following your dream, I’d suggest being more practical and get the money first.

When you are deep in debt, you’d be too stressed to chase your dreams anyway. So you might as well be pragmatic (superficial?) and pay off your MBA education loan as soon as you can. And then chase your dreams.

However, keep in mind that a job abroad might pay you more money, but the fixed and variable expenses (cost of living, education loan repayment, taxes) will also be higher.
 

What is the value of a foreign MBA degree in India?

This question indicates that you’ve tried your best for several months (after completing the MBA course) to get an overseas job in the graduating country by tapping into all the resources at your disposal (networking, MBA career services, alumni), but there hasn’t been much to cheer about.

Fortunately, in terms of growth and opportunities, the Indian economy looks much better than its western counterparts.

Back home, for jobs that require an MBA, you’d be competing with other job applicants who have graduated from the top MBA programs in India. Your foreign MBA can be a differentiator, but only if the brand name of your international university is strong, familiar and well-respected in the industry you are targetting.

As an example, MIT is a juggernaut in the technology industry. Whether you work in America or in India, companies know what it means to have an MIT degree.

The downside is that the number of such global brands with a universal appeal is pretty limited. Indian companies don’t track the Financial Times or any other top MBA ranking for the best business schools in the world. Their perception is influenced more by general knowledge and the one-off media reports (one-off, because Indian journalists find USD-to-INR converted IIT salaries more thrilling than MBA abroad salaries in USD).

In fact, many HR professionals working in the biggest Indian companies wouldn’t even be familiar with all the top 10 B-schools in the world.

Before you react (“What the Tuck!”), understand the simple reason for why that happens.

The bulk of recruiting for them happens at Indian Bschools. Nothing personal. The value of a U.S. / UK MBA is more than what the rankings indicate. Rather than expecting Indian companies to guess the value of your overseas MBA degree, you’ll have to package and present it to make them aware. Also read Value of MS degree from abroad for jobs in India .
 

What salary can I get in India after completing an MBA abroad?

Taking off on the previous point (about the competition you’ll face in India with an MBA degree from U.S.), think about the average salaries that MBA graduates from India get. For the sake of keeping our assumptions simple, let’s keep the IIM grads with zero pre-MBA experience out of the picture.

You are more likely competing with others with 5-6 years experience. At ISB (a more relevant competition pool for you) the average salary is 18 lakhs. That’s a pretty good deal by average Indian compensation package standards. It’s also a good reference point for you consider while benchmarking the range for your salary negotiation in India .

But your classmates who got jobs in the U.S. are getting $100,000. So you are justified in being a little disappointed and not getting more that others who graduated from one year Indian MBA programs .

Think about it from the recruiting company’s perspective. Why should they pay you more? Just because you have an overseas MBA degree and a bigger education loan to pay off?

Or because you have some specific skills and (international) exposure that’ll help you be more impactful in the new job?
 

Will an MBA abroad help me get a job in India?

Just as in the case of a reputed Indian MBA stamp, an international MBA can ‘help’ you, but it won’t be an easy ride.

The answer to the questions listed earlier will play a role in whether you’ll get a job, what INR salary you can get and whether you can extract the real value of a foreign MBA in India.

Here’s a list of Don’ts to keep in mind.

– Don’t think that an MBA admit from a top school absolves you of your job hunting responsibilities. The risks remain till you get job, whether in India or abroad.

– Don’t exhaust your personal funds, especially when you cannot afford the worst case scenario of not having a job for an extended duration after graduating.

– Don’t blindly aim for the top programs. Read these counter-intuitive facts about the RoI from the top MBA colleges in the world . Try to balance the brand name, course fee, MBA scholarships and job opportunities.

Play hard, but play safe!

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12 Comments

  1. Prashant Bhagchandani says:
    May 20, 2016 at 11:52 am

    Sameer makes an excellent case here. I went through the same situation last year. Foreign MBA’s have it tough in India!

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  2. Mansi says:
    May 27, 2016 at 1:54 am

    Hi Sameer Sir,
    I m just done with my graduation this year I m 20 years old and thinking to do MBA in India or abroad
    I scored 80% in 10th and 62% in 12th and did graduation in accounting and finance I m interested in Accounts as I love to do accounts a lot would you help me out by giving suggestion that i should do MBA or not what should i do further as I m just interested to do accounts as I don’t want to waste my years

    Reply

  3. Jaswitha says:
    May 29, 2016 at 8:27 am

    I am doing my mba 1st year right now…I came to know that we can go abroad for 2nd year so i wanted to go abroad there I would like to know the oppurtunities there and future oppurtunities I may get if i gothere

    Reply

  4. Sameer Kamat says:
    June 2, 2016 at 3:12 pm

    @Prashant: Thanks for pitching in. It would be helpful to get some more insights from your experience.

    @Mansi: If your primary love is accounting, you’d be better off going for a specialised degree like CA, rather than a broadbased one like MBA where accounting is just one of the many MBA subjects you’ll cover.

    @Jaswitha: The best source to get that information is your MBA admissions/careers team. Check if they have tie-ups (international exchange programs) with other universities. Without that it’ll be impractical to do something independently.

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  5. Indraneil says:
    June 5, 2016 at 3:33 am

    Hey Sameer! Preety much confused after reading your article. If it is so, then can you suggest me a country with affordable MBA program and also which has its value in India. I’ve done B.E from EC and I am looking for MBA (not interested in Tech). Being honest, I am not from a “deep-pocket” family as I got some limits. However, I am planning to move abroad for higher studies. Help me out!!

    Reply

  6. Shreya Narang says:
    June 6, 2016 at 1:36 pm

    Hey Sameer, thank you for the article. Can you advise me which field should I go for in MBA, given that I have a flair for content writing and I want to travel. Do you have an idea in which field can I make the best use of my abilities and wishes.! Thanks in advance.

    Reply

  7. Lalit says:
    July 9, 2016 at 11:12 am

    Hi Sameer,
    I have done B.tech from ECE branch. I’m a Quality assurance engineer with 2 year of working experience in Indian telecommunication company.I want to continue in studies with MBA dagree.
    Please advise which MBA program should I prefer most regarding my past education & experience

    Reply

  8. Sreeparna Mukherjee says:
    March 6, 2017 at 6:08 pm

    I am about to start 1 year Full-time MBA course in Strathclyde Business School, Glasgow, Scotland, UK. I plan to come back to India and search for a job. I have over 6 years experience working in the IT industry (CTS) and had worked in Singapore and Malaysia. What do you think my prospects are of landing with a job that will pay at least 10 lakh per annum? Is the MBA degree from Strathclyde Business School recognized by most companies in India?

    Reply

    • Kamal says:
      July 9, 2017 at 1:20 am

      You must be joking with that profile! You, being an MBA grad from Strathclyde should know better. You have a 6-year work ex which in itself will land you in a job that pays above 10 lakhs an annum. I have half your work ex and I draw that kinda money. There can’t be any guarantees but it depends on which roles you target here. If you wish to continue in the same industry(IT), you may look for a project manager, development manager role or even a PO role if you have substantial subject knowledge. Any of those roles should pay a salary upward of 2 million INR, easy. If you’d like a change of industry then your salary prospects drop a bit because of lack of experience in the relevant field. You need to utilize your MBA brand to score a job and compromise a bit on your salary. But I still think a 2 million INR salary is easily manageable in India with Strathclyde MBA. I am quite baffled that you talk about “10 lakh per year” salaries!

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  9. AKSHAY SAI SHANKAR says:
    May 18, 2017 at 6:02 pm

    @sreeparna You have two options 1) you can touch your nose directly with your index finger (Indian MBA’S Easily offer you 10 lac+) versus 2)put your hand behind your head and then try to touch your nose with index finger (Foreign MBA’S in India are paired with local MBA’s while hiring
    ) ..Also remember heavy student loan after returning to India

    Reply

  10. Adyasha says:
    October 12, 2017 at 12:11 pm

    Hello,

    I’ve decided to start 1 year Full-time MBA Managment course in Bangor Business School, UK. I plan to come back to India and search for an appropriate job. I have 4 years experience working in the Food Industry as Procurement Officer. What do you think my prospects are of landing with a good job? And within how many years can I cover up the money I’m going to spend on my MBA (18-20 lakh)?

    Reply

  11. Akash says:
    December 22, 2017 at 8:05 pm

    Hello
    I have done hotel managment from ihm but now want to do mba from canada just want to know that after doing my mba from college or university from canada and returned back to india so my degree was accepted by all MNCs and companies . And just have one more query its better to do mba from india or abroad . One last question as i m getting very puzzled all canadian colleges or universities graduate certificate , diploma , mba degree are valid in india or not . Pls mail me the answer if possible i will be very thankful to you . Pls help me out

    Reply

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Best MBA Abroad Destinations for Indian Students

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Posted in Career Guidance , MBA , Study Abroad Tagged Foreign MBA , MBA , MBA from Foreign Universties , Study Abroad

Best MBA Abroad Destinations for Indian Students & International Students

MBA is one of the most sought-after graduate programs in the world. Whether you are looking for a jump in the corporate career ladder or a career change, MBA could be more than handy. In India, a majority of students and seasoned professionals consider MBA at some stage. According to the Global Employer Survey 2018 results (by QS Top Universities), business and management studies are among the top 5 preferred disciplines among the recruiters. After all, an MBA is a great program to learn cross-functional skills and essential soft skills. In this post, we will look at the Best MBA Abroad Destinations for Indian students. Additionally, we will also look at the popularity trends among all international students, post-MBA job prospects, top business schools, and cost of studying MBA in those countries.

Why do Indian Students pursue MBA Abroad?

In India, barring the few top business schools, the MBA curriculum is still below par. Additionally, it’s also very tough and over-competitive to get into the top MBA colleges in India. More importantly, an MBA degree from abroad can open up a broad spectrum of career opportunities. Read more about MBA in India vs MBA Abroad  in the context of today’s business requirements and post-MBA job prospects. You also need to make sure that you are going to pursue MBA for the valid reasons.

Why do International Students pursue MBA Abroad?

Which is the best country for MBA studies?
Source: QS Top Universities

Top 10 reasons to pursue MBA abroad among all students

Top MBA Destinations for Indian Students
Top Reasons for Pursuing MBA Abroad (Source: QS Top MBA)

Factors to Consider Before Pursuing MBA Abroad

Once you figure out that a foreign MBA is a right step for you, you need to get aware of the eligibility criteriaentrance exams, and application process of MBA abroad . If you are able to crack the basics of the MBA admission process, getting admission is always competitive; especially, if you are eyeing the brands like Harvard, Wharton, INSEAD, Oxford.

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Next, you need to consider the costs (tuition fees & living expenses), the possibilities (and amount) of scholarships & financial aid, and the post-MBA job prospects in different countries. After completing an MBA in a foreign country, the majority of Indian students prefer working overseas at least for a few years to recover the expenses (and to gain international work experience) before coming back to India.

Related Post: Top Countries with Post-Study Work Permits for the International Students

Where do International (including Indian) Students go to pursue MBA Abroad?

Top Countries to Pursue MBA Abroad for Indians
Source: QS Top Universities

The image above demonstrates the top 10 preferred study abroad destinations for the international students across the globe. However, the top five destinations for students from the Asia Pacific include the US (40.6%), Australia (32.3%), Canada (31.9%), the UK (31.3%) and Germany (26.4%).

For MBA, the top preferred destinations for the international students are:

Best MBA abroad countries for International students
Source: QS Top MBA

So, which is the best foreign country for the Indian Students to go for an MBA? Let’s look at the top MBA abroad destinations among the Indian students in terms of popularity, quality of education, costs, and job prospects.

All You Need to Know About MBA Abroad – Part 2: Best MBA Abroad Destinations for Indian Students

USA

Popularity Among International Students for Pursuing MBA: 58.7% (2018) | 65% (2013)

The US is by far the most popular destination for pursuing MBA abroad; not only among the Indian students but international students as well. When it comes to the course curriculum, infrastructure, resources and career opportunities, USA is the no. 1 choice for the majority of Indian students. MBA is one of the most prestigious degrees in the US. Apart from lectures & coursework, the quality of seminars, guest lectures, case studies, practical exposure & internships is unmatchable.

Top Business Schools in the US

It was the US, where the concept of MBA programs was developed. Additionally, the US also hosts some of the most prestigious and highly selective MBA providers such as Harvard, UPenn (Wharton), Stanford, Chicago (Booth), UC Berkeley (Haas), Dartmouth (Tuck), MIT (Sloan), Northwestern (Kellogg), and many more. So, it’s not surprising why a popular MBA admission consulting site reported:

“Boom or recession, with scholarship or with a loan, USA continues to be the El Dorado for Indian students dreaming of studying abroad and starting an international career.” 

Although the popularity of American MBA programs decreased a little bit in the last 5 years, US is still the no. 1 preferred MBA abroad destination among the international students.  International students enrolling in American colleges and universities grew by 476% from 2001-2012.

There’s a large NRI population that’s been living in the US for a very long time. So, Indian students have easy access to Indian stores, culture, and people. Hence, it’s relatively easier to deal with homesickness.

Cost of Studying MBA in the US for International Students

It should be noted that the MBA in the US is an expensive affair. At the top business schools, fees can range from $100,000 to $200,000 (INR 66 Lacs – 1.3 Crore), for just over a period of two-years. However, the US business schools also offer generous scholarships to deserving students.

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Stay-Back Option for MBA Graduates in the US

1 Year to look for a job

Best MBA Abroad Destinations for Indian Students
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Canada

Popularity Among International Students for Pursuing MBA: 34% (2018) | 23% (2013)

Canada might not be the among the top 3 preferred MBA destinations for the international students. But, when it comes to the Indian students, Canada is definitely one of the most preferred destinations for pursuing MBA abroad.

According to Times Higher Education polls,  International students put Canada at the top of the list of preferred study-abroad destinations . Even from the popularity trends between 2013 & 2018, it’s pretty evident that Canada is gaining huge popularity at a rapid pace.

However, please be advised that when it comes to MBA in Canada, there aren’t as many top business schools in Canada to choose from. But, relatively low tuition fees, relaxed post-study work permit, openness to foreign students, simple immigration process, stable economy, and presence of huge Asian & Indian population (several generations in some cases) attract several Indian students to Canada.

Top Business Schools in Canada

Canada a country that respects diversity, so irrespective of your ethnicity, you can feel at home in Canada. Indian students can expect a high standard of living while in Canada. More importantly, the country has also got some of the best business schools in the world. The top schools are Toronto (Rotman), York (Schulich), Western (Ivey), UBC (Sauder), HEC Montreal, McGill (Desautels), Alberta, and Queens.

Cost of Studying MBA in Canada for International Students

Cost of studying MBA in Canada vary from $50,000 to $110,000 (INR 26 – 60 Lacs). So, the costs are relatively cheaper than the USA. However, for the MBA graduates in Canada, the opportunity to find a placement in large corporations is on the slimmer side. In Canada, more than 98% firms are small (less than 100 employees). But, nonetheless, Canada is still an excellent destination for pursuing MBA.

MBA programs in Canada will expose students to top-notch education along with a strong focus on global business, corporate social responsibility, internships, and industry projects.

Stay-Back Option for MBA Graduates in Canada

1 – 3 Years to find a job

Best MBA Abroad Destinations for Indian Students & International Students
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Singapore

Popularity Among International Students for Pursuing MBA: 14.3% (2018) | 15% (2013)

Singapore has been turning out to be very popular among the Indian students. It’s among the fastest growing economies, and host several large corporations.

Top Business Schools and MBA Fees in Singapore

The MBA degrees offered by the universities in Singapore are globally recognized. They provide extremely international environments with extensive global connections. The top schools in Singapore are National University of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University, INSEAD Singapore campus, and Singapore Management University.

NUS or NTU would cost you something between USD $39,000 to $47,000 (INR 25 – 32 Lacs). However, INSEAD MBA will cost you around $97,000 or Rs. 65 Lacs.

Last but not the least, being close to India, it would be quite convenient and economical to visit home (India) during the breaks or any emergency.

Stay-Back in Singapore

12 months

Top Foreign MBA Destinations for Indians
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Germany

Popularity Among International Students for Pursuing MBA: 22.4% (2018) | 15% (2013)

Germany has always been a powerhouse when it comes to technology, research & innovation. According to the World Bank, the German economy is the largest in Europe and 4th in the world. Apart from having a stable economy, Germany is also the home to some of the best institutes in the world.

More often than not, Indian students prefer English speaking countries; especially for MBA programs. But, a stable economy, high quality of education, relatively low cost of education, high standard of living, nice post-study work scheme, and good job prospects in Germany are too good to ignore.

Top Business Schools and MBA Fees in Germany

The top MBA schools in Germany are Manheim, ESMT Berlin, ESCP Europe (Berlin Campus), Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, HHL Leipzig, WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management, EBS etc. As an international student, you have to pay something between $30,000 and $50,000 (INR 24 – 36 Lacs) for your MBA.

Apart from these globally ranked schools, foreign students can also pursue MBA from the Universities of Applied Sciences. They might not be very well known and don’t feature in the ranking tables (QS or FT). But, they can really give you a good return on investment, if you are not too keen on the brand name.

More importantly, Germany is facing a shortage of skilled personnel. It has therefore fine-tuned its immigration policy to increase the availability of expert professionals.

Stay-Back for MBA Graduates in Germany

1.5 Year (18 Months) to look for a job

Australia

Popularity Among International Students for Pursuing MBA: 25.2% (2018) | 20% (2013)

Even after being a vast country, Australia does not have too many MBA that feature within top 100 in the world. But, owing to the country’s quality of education, friendly immigration policies, high standard of living, Australian MBAs are quite popular among the Indian students.

Top MBA Schools in Australia

The top MBA schools in Australia are Melbourne, UNSW, Macquarie, Sydney, QUT, and Monash. If you are looking for a decent education along with industry exposure, and stay-back & immigration options, then Australia is a good choice.

However, if you wish to come back to India, or relocate to another country after finishing MBA, I would recommend not looking beyond UNSW & Melbourne, if possible. The cost of pursuing MBA (fees & living expenses) in Australia is not cheap at all.

Cost of Studying MBA in Australia

The MBA programs in Australia cost between USD $37,000 and USD $72,000 (INR 16 – 48 Lacs). The average MBA fees in Australia have recorded another strong increase in 2018 with the standard course now costing more than $50,000, up nearly 12% in three years. Then you also need to add the living expenses; which is roughly INR 8 – 10 Lacs per year. So, spend your money on MBA wisely.

Stay-Back Option in Australia

2 years (provided the MBA program is of 2-year duration)

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UK

Popularity Among International Students for Pursuing MBA: 36.9% (2018) | 41% (2013)

Post-Brexit and scrapping of Post-Study Work Permit scheme in 2011), the UK has lost significant popularity as an MBA abroad destination. But, the UK is still a good choice for folks looking for shorter duration (one year MBA) programs.

The UK has been one of the most traditional destinations for Indian students to study abroad. The country hosts some of the biggest brands & prestigious universities on the planet as well.

There are many MBA programs in or around London, one of the largest financial hubs in the world. Almost all the top MNCs have got a presence in London. Though it’s tough, it’s not impossible to get a job in the UK as an international student .

Top Business Schools and MBA Fees in the UK

The top MBA schools in the UK are London Business School, Cambridge, Oxford, Manchester, Cass Business School, Warwick, and Imperial Business School. An MBA from the UK will typically cost you something $55,000 to $90,000 (INR 40 to 60 Lacs).

Stay Back Options in the UK

4 – 6 months to find a job

Top Countries to Study MBA Abroad

France

Popularity Among International Students for Pursuing MBA: 19.4% (2018) | 23% (2013)

France is a very popular study abroad destination. The MBA programs in France do not get the limelight that much. But, if you take a closer look, France is an excellent country for doing MBA.

In France, the Government spends more than 20% of its budget on education. The French education is among the best in the world, in terms of content, industry relevance, and quality. As an international student in France, you can enjoy all the benefits that a French national enjoys. France is a global superpower when it comes to science & technology, business & finance, fashion, arts etc.

Top Business Schools in France

Two of the most competitive & top-ranked business schools in the world are based in France – INSEAD & HEC Paris. Additionally, ESSEC, EDHEC, ESCP Europe (Paris), Grenoble Business School, Emylon Business School, SKEMA Business School are also very reputed ones.

MBA Tuition Fees in France

USD $70,000 to $98,000 (INR 45 – 65 Lacs)

Stay-Back Option in France

1 – 2 Years

 

Read: MBA Application Deadlines 2019

 

Other Popular Abroad MBA Countries for Indian Candidates

Apart from the above six countries, some of the other popular MBA abroad destinations for Indian students are:

  • Spain: 14.9% (2018) | 15% (2013)
  • Switzerland: 14.1% | 14% (2013)
  • Hong Kong: Data Not Available
  • The Netherlands: 10.7% (2018) | 10% (2013)
  • Ireland: 5.6% (2018)

References: 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 .

Author: Tanmoy Ray

I am a Career Adviser & Admission Counselor at Stoodnt. I did my Masters from the UK (Aston University) and have worked at the University of Oxford (UK), Utrecht University (Netherlands), University of New South Wales (Australia) and MeetUniversity (India).

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