Shanti Business School (SBS), Ahmedabad has been playing a significant role in providing competent and skilled manpower in the area of business management to the country. Within a short period of time SBS has established itself as an institute of repute.
SBS offers an innovative curriculum with never before electives that offer vertical & sectoral specialisations. The institute offers strong and comprehensive elective choices in the disciplines of marketing, finance, human resources and decision sciences like Internet Marketing, Project Management, Clean Energy, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, etc. These micro specialised courses makes a student competent and a much sought after industry professional.
Shanti Business School's greatest key strength is its senior faculty members who are from the area chairs of MICA, IIM, NID and S.P. Jain to name a few. The team of enthusiastic & self driven faculty consists of members with both academic and industry experience and is guided by the Dean and a Brand Guru Alan D’Souza who is the founding member of MICA, Former Executive Director of Mudra Communications Ltd, Former President of IIMA Alumni Association and the Former Director of Goa Institute of Management. Dr. Arbind Sinha, Former Associate & Acting Director Of Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad (MICA) is the first Director General of Shanti Business School. Dr. Sinha has completed his tenure as Professor with MICA and has served MICA in different positions for 13 years. Dr. Sinha had distinguished career as Social Scientist with Space Applications Centre-ISRO where he worked for more than 2 decades before working with Taleem Research Foundation as Professor and with the Royal Danish Embassy in New Delhi as Communication Advisor for their social sector programs.
The campus of Shanti Business School spreads over 5,00,000 sq. ft of lush green lawn under a crimson west Ahmedabad sky. This aesthetically designed, state-of-the-art SBS campus is awarded by Inside Outside magazine as 'Most Appropriate Architecture' for its design and use of space. The picturesque setting of the overall infrastructure offers space, tranquility and peace of mind stimulating people to pursue a path of excellence, setting up a perfect educational environment for students.
Industries from domains like FMCG, Banking & Finance, Business Analytics, Consultancies, IT, Pharma, Media Houses, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Retails, Automobiles etc. come to SBS to source their manpower from. Powerful Multinational Corporations like Coca Cola, Vodafone, Tata Consultancy Services, Future Group, SNL Financial, Reliance Communications and many more have been regular visitors to SBS for placements. In fact, certain industry majors like Millward Brown, WaterHealth, Minotti, Uninor, OOD Life, etc exclusively recruit from SBS for their Gujarat staffing.
No wonder, in the last four years Shanti Business School has won many awards than any other Indian B-School. In a written citation by Chairman of AICTE, SBS has been honored with the 'Best Innovation by Management Institute' in World Education Summit for its unique B-C-D (Business-Communication-Design) philosophy. SBS has also been honored with the 'Innovation In Learning' award at Indian Education Congress 2012 and Shiksha Bharati Award for its 'Outstanding Achievements' at 31st Indian Achievers Summit. SBS has been conferred with the 'Best Placements through Curriculum Innovation' award for its achievement in terms of placements at recently held 'Global Education Excellence Awards' 2014 at New Delhi. SBS has been ranked No. 18th in 'Top B-Schools of India' based on Placements by Business Barons (Feb 2014) & also has been ranked No. 18th in 'Top B-Schools of India' by India Business Journal (April 2014). SBS has topped the list of 'Emerging B-Schools of India' in a survey conducted by Silicon India (March 2013). Also SBS has made international academic collaborations with Florida State University (FSU) and has been accredited by International Accreditation Organisation.