Chennai Business School, Chennai

    Students applying for admission to the college can enrol in Postgraduate Programmes in Management (PGPM) offered by Chennai Business School (CBS), a business management institute. According to Business India's 2015 B school rating, the school is ranked 51 (A+++). Both recent graduates and working professionals with two to three years of experience in related fields are eligible for admission to CBS Chennai.

    Highlights of Chennai Business School 

    Official website

    Selection criteria

    Entrance exam followed by GD and PI

    Accepted test scores


    Highest Salary Offered

    12 LPA

    Application process

    Both online and offline

    Application fee

    INR 1,000

    Chennai Business School Courses

    Full-time and part-time postgraduate management programmes are available at CBS. While part-time PGP only requires two courses, full-time PGP requires six courses. Marketing and Communication Management, International Business Management, Financial Management, Human Resources Management, Information Technology, and Entrepreneurship Management are among the courses offered in full-time programmes.

    The table below provides a brief overview of CBS Chennai's most popular courses:

    Course name 


    Marketing and Communication Management

    Type: Full-time
    Duration: 1-year
    Eligibility: Graduate
    Fee structure: INR 6,00,000

    International Business Management (MBA)

    Type: Full-time
    Duration: 1 year
    Eligibility: Graduate
    Fee structure: INR 6,00,000 + USD 1,500 for international travel and stay.

    Financial Management

    Type: Full-time
    Duration: 1 year
    Eligibility: B.Com / M.Com / Engineers with financial acumen and Executives with non-commerce background with relevant experience in finance/accounts
    Fee structure: INR 6,00,000

    Human Resource Management

    Type: Full-time
    Duration: 1-year
    Eligibility: Graduate
    Fee structure: INR 6,00,000

    Information Technology

    Type: Full-time
    Duration: 1-year
    Eligibility: Engineering degree with 2 years of experience in software development
    Fee structure: INR 4,75,000

    Entrepreneurship Management

    Type: Full-time
    Duration: 1-year
    Eligibility: Anyone can apply for this course. The course is meant for applicants who want to start their own enterprise just after the completion of course.
    Fee structure: INR 6,00,000

    - Weekend Executive Program in Management
    - Leadership Development Programs

    Type: Part-time
    Duration: 13 months
    The program is for working professionals. It aims at exposing participants to various management concepts and tools for decision-making that would help them in executing their roles more effectively and with an overall understanding of business.
    Fee structure: INR 2,25,000

    Chennai Business School Admissions

    Chennai Business School is a management school located in Chennai's Mylapore. The college provides working professionals with a weekend Executive PGPM programme in addition to a full-time postgraduate programme in management courses.

    • PGPM programmes are offered by Chennai Business School with specialisations in Human Resources, International Business, Finance, Information Technology, Marketing and Communication, and Entrepreneurship Management.
    • Both an online and offline application process is available.
    • The GMAT, CAT, XAT, MAT, CMAT, and ATMA exams are required for candidates to meet the prerequisites for admission to Chennai Business School.
    • Graduating from an accredited university in the relevant field is the minimum requirement for eligibility for PGPM.
    • The admission test results, qualifying exam grades, GD PI performance, and calibre of extracurricular activities are used to choose candidates.
    • Applications can be used both offline and online.
    • The application must be submitted by December at the latest.
    • INR 1000 is the application fee for online registration.

    Chennai Business School Admission Highlights

    Name of the institute 

    Chennai Business School, Chennai

    Institute type


    Courses offered

    PGPM, Executive PGPM

    Basic Admission Criteria

    Entrance Exam

    Application Mode


    Name of the entrance


    Entrance mode




    Chennai Business School PGPM Admission

    Candidates whose interests align with the offered specialisations are encouraged to apply to Chennai Business School and are given preference for enrollment in those programmes.

    No of specialisation


    Admission Criteria


    Basic Eligibility

    Graduation in any discipline 

    Course Fee

    INR 6,00,000/-

    Placement Statistics

    Average Salary offered: INR 6,60,000/- 

    The one-year full-time postgraduate management programme at Chennai Business School (CBS) offers six specialisations:



    Marketing & Communication


    Information Technology


    International Business

    Chennai Business School Eligibility




    Applicant should have completed Graduation in any discipline with valid score in either of the tests CAT/XAT/MAT/ATMA/CMAT/GMAT

    How to Apply for Chennai Business School?

    Documents required
    • Photocopies of the degree certificate and all of the student's grade reports from grades 10 through 12 and graduation certificates attesting to extracurricular accomplishments.
    • Recent passport-size photograph (2) Sponsorship letter from authorising employer, if applicable.
    • A legitimate scorecard (GMAT, CAT, XAT, MAT, ATMA, CMAT)
    • a working mobile number and email address
    Steps to apply Online
    • Complete the online application for Fastrack.
    • Provide all of your personal, academic, and professional information, including your employment history.
    • Enter the specialisation you would like to pursue.
    • Complete the Fastrack application and make a note of the application number.
    • Within the deadline, submit a hard copy of the application along with the demand draft and the previously mentioned supporting documents to the following address:
      • The Admissions OfficerChennai Business SchoolOld No: 69C, New No: 149,Greenways Road,Opposite Taluk Office,Chennai – 600028.

    Chennai School of Business Placements

    Placements at CBS give graduating students access to a career. The school places students in large, reputable companies with competitive salary packages 100% of the time. According to the 2017–18 placement report,

    • Students without any prior work experience received an average salary package of 6.6 LPA.
    • Students who had worked for two to three years were given packages worth seven to eight LPA.

    The college is regarded as the best in the business for providing managerial training that prepares students for the workforce.


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