IPU - Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

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About IPU - Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University


Under the provisions of Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University Act, 1998, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University has been established by Govt. of NCT of Delhi in 1998.

This University is located in New Delhi and it is a State University.

Various UG, Integrated, PG, PG Diploma, M.Phil., M.Ch. and Ph.D. courses are offered by GGSIPU.

Admission to these courses will be on the basis of Entrance Exams conducted by GGSIPU. For most of them, scores obtained in external Entrance Exams are also considered.

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University is a member of the Association of Indian Universities, Medical Council of India, Association of Commonwealth Universities, and Distance Education Council.

After the ancient mythological city of Indraprastha, which features prominently in the epic Mahabharata, the university was named actually.

In 2001, after the tenth Sikh guru ‘Guru Gobind Singh’, the university was officially renamed as Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU).

Affiliations, Recognitions, and Achievement

  • GGSIPU is recognized by the UGC, (University Grants Commission of India).
  • It is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with ‘A’ grade & it is also approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE).
  • It is a Public University.
  • The university has decided to set up an Institute of Information Technology in Surajmal Vihar, East Delhi, with an aim to provide "Research and Development" facilities to international standards.

Highlights of GGSIPU, Delhi

Establishment Year 1998
Location Delhi, India
Selection is based on Minimum 50% marks or equivalent CGPA for General (45% in case of SC or ST category) at graduation level and a good score in the entrance exam conducted by the university known as IPU CET.
University Type State University
Recognized by UGC
Approved by AICTE
Application Mode Online or Offline
Name of Entrance GGSIPU CET MBA

Benefits of Studying MBA Course at GGSIPU

  • GGSIPU is an affiliating and teaching University whose aim is to facilitate and promote studies, extension work in emerging areas with the focus on professional education and research.
  • This University is considered to be one of the best universities offering MBA.
  • Faculty at the college is great and supportive.
  • The University has good infrastructure, it offers good placements to all candidates through their central placement cell.
  • Needy Candidates as per the EWS Scheme (Economically Weaker Section) of the university can apply for scholarships.

Eligibility Criteria: MBA at GGSIPU

  • Any recognized Bachelor's Degree of 3 years duration in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
  • Any qualification recognized as equivalent to Graduation with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate or Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Technology or any other subject with the minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
  • Students must have passed the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India or England, the Final Examination of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or England, or the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.

Admission Procedure at GGSIPU

  • For admission at GGSIPSU, candidates must have cleared the entrance exam of the MBA college.
  • Admission will be done only through the University counseling, subject to fulfillment of eligibility and admission criteria mentioned above.
  • Based on marks obtained in the qualifying examination (Graduation) and performance in the personal interview admission will be given to the candidate.
  • Based on the following, the merit list shall be prepared. Percentage secured in the qualifying examination will carry 70% weightage.The performance in personal Interview will carry 30% weightage.
  • Marks out of 100 would comprise of a percentage of marks obtained in eligibility qualification and marks obtained in Personal Interview and on the basis of these marks earned by each candidate the merit list shall be prepared.

Courses Offered at GGSIPU

GGSIPU offers various UG, PG, Diploma, PG Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Dual Degree Programmes, Integrated Programmes, and M.Phil & Ph.D. courses in different disciplines.

Different MBA courses are:

Course Duration
Master of Business Administration(MBA)(Weekend) 2 Years
Master of Business Administration (MBA)[Banking & Insurance] (Weekend programme) 2 Years
Master of Business Administration (MBA)[Real Estate] (Weekend programme) 2 Years
MBA 2 Years

Specializations offered for Weekend MBA programmes are:


Functional Area Specializations in

  • Human Resource
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Information Technology
  • Finance

Sectoral Specializations in

  • Real Estate
  • Consultancy
  • Banking
  • Insurance

Weekend MBA Course - Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates should be graduate or its equivalent in any discipline with at least 50% aggregate marks in the qualifying examination.
  • Candidates should have work experience of at least 1 year after the qualifying exam as a supervisor/executive/teacher.
  • They should produce “No objection” certificate during the time of admission from the candidate’s current employer

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University - Fee Structure

It is the 2nd best B-school in Karnataka after IIM-B, according to Business Today.

Course Fee for the Course
Master of Business Administration (MBA)(Weekend) 1.28 Lakhs
Master of Business Administration (MBA)[Banking & Insurance] (Weekend Programme) 1.28 Lakhs
Master of Business Administration (MBA)[Real Estate] (Weekend programme) 1.28 Lakhs
MBA 1.28 Lakhs

Ranking and Reputation

  • In 2018, National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) has ranked this university as 74th among Indian universities and in the 101–150 band overall.
  • By NIRF engineering ranking, the University School of Engineering & Technology was ranked 85 and the University School of Management Studies was ranked in the 51–75 band in the management ranking.
  • The university has 20th rank in the country and 1373rd rank in the world.
  • It has affiliations of
  • 1. Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
  • 2. Distance Education Bureau (DEB)
  • 3. Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • 4. Medical Council of India (MCI)

Important Dates for MBA Admissions 2019 at GGSIPU

Event Dates
IPU CET 2019 Application Form Start Date 15th February, 2019 (tentative)
Application Form Last Date MBA(IT) 10th April, 2019
MBA 1st May, 2019
Admit Card Issue Date 7th May, 2019 (tentative)
IPU CET 2019 Exam Date



21st April, 2019

26th May, 2019

Declaration of Result



3rd May, 2019

7th June, 2019

Counseling Date 8th June, 2019 (tentative)

GGSIPU Placements for MBA Students

  • To provide 100 percent placement for the students is the main goal of the placement cell.
  • To boost the confidence of the students they conduct personality development and soft skill courses.
  • The college has a very good placement record.
  • 11 Lacs PA is the highest salary package offered.
  • The placement cell is very active and responsible and many big companies like Evalueserve, Grail Research visit the campus and there are many more.
  • The median package offered at GGSIPSU is Rs.4.50 Lakhs per annum.

Top Recruitment Companies:

Indus Valley PartnersTech MahindraEndeavor
ImpetusS&P Capital IQThought Works

GGSIPU Scholarships

  • As per the EWS Scheme (Economically Weaker Section) of the university, scholarships are offered to the students.
  • As per the prescribed norms, needy Candidates may apply for the grant of financial assistance from the university.
  • Scholarships for academically excellent students with Merit Cum Means scholarships for the students are offered by GGSIPSU.

Facilities available at GGSIPU

  • The college has excellent and state-of-the-art infrastructure.
  • The campus has Wi-Fi enabled buildings with a huge playground.
  • There are lawn tennis courts, basketball courts, badminton courts etc
  • There are a health care center and a gym also on the campus.
  • All the labs and classrooms are well-equipped with the latest technology.
  • There are separate hostels for both Boys & Girls with 24*7 security services on the campus.
  • The college has 3 hostels and for non-AC rooms, the fee is about INR 54,000 per annum and for AC rooms INR 90,000 per annum. There is a facility of rooms on rent also available outside the college and it costs INR 40,000 per annum.
  • Food at the college is good with a lot of variety available. It costs around Rs.50 per meal.
  • There are bank and ATM facility provided for students on the campus.
  • The campus is of 60 acres and it is lush green with ample amount of greenery.
  • The Library of the college is central with various sections- books section, reference section, journal section, reading section, etc.

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