FLAME University, Pune Overview

  Pune   AICTE, UGC, NBA, Private   ESTD 2007
  Pune   AICTE, UGC, NBA, Private   ESTD 2007

About College

FLAME University Pune is a state private university established in 2014 that offers several Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs under the aegis of an acclaimed group of scholars and researchers.

FLAME University Pune is one of the top B-Schools in Maharashtra that offers MBA and MBA (Communications Management) programs. These programs weave together management concepts with humanities, social sciences, performing arts and global studies through curricular innovations and experiential learning courses thereby providing a truly holistic educational experience. 


FLAME University is the pioneer of Liberal Education in India. FLAME’s educational philosophy urges its students to engage with multiple disciplines in order to view issues from different perspectives leading to deeper understanding and better solution of problems. At the core of its educational experience is its resolute emphasis on lifelong learning, critical thinking, tolerance, and good citizenship. It does this in a participatory, personalized environment which provides a transformational experience for students with the motivation and skills to change the world for the better. 

The University offers two-year postgraduate programs in Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Business Administration (Communications Management) [MBA (CM)]. These programs attempt to nurture future-ready managers who are not only proficient and adept but also responsible and ethical individuals with a global outlook so that they can excel in whichever domain they choose in their life.

*FLAME University has been established as a state private university vide the FLAME University Act 2014 (Maharashtra Act No. II of 2015) of the Government of Maharashtra. FLAME University is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2(f), and degrees awarded by the University are recognized under Section 22 of the UGC Act, 1956. 


FLAME University Pune provides all-inclusive management education programs that are firmly rooted in the liberal education context. Along with educating its students in all the broad areas of management, the MBA programs also offer in-depth knowledge of the chosen management domain with the choice of opting for dual specializations across the two programs [MBA and MBA (CM)]

Following are the two FLAME University MBA programs:

  • MBA : Master of Business Administration at FLAME University is a two-year, full-time postgraduate program that is accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA). Besides, the institution has also been accepted into the highly acclaimed CFA University Affiliation Program. 

FLAME University's MBA is committed to develop management professionals who are competent in their chosen domain, sensitive to the environment and culture, responsible to the communities, ethical in all doings and global in their outlook and approach. The program achieves these objectives by having very rigorous academic processes, updated and relevant curriculum, liberal education courses, extensive industry interaction, sports and vibrant student activities in a residential setting in its picturesque campus. The program not only develops leaders for today, but also endows them with lifelong skills through imbibing the spirit of enquiry via case study method, taking winning and losing in their stride via mandatory sports, learn to respect fellow human beings and provide a holistic management education. 

  • MBA (Communications Management): Master of Business Administration in Communications Management at FLAME University is a two-year, full-time postgraduate program that is designed for aspirants who wish to shape a career in modern-day Digital Marketing Communications along with the traditional fields of media and communications like Advertising, PR, Television Production, Films, etc. FLAME University's MBA (Communications Management) has been set up to create a space where the mind can roam in the world of ideas, foster the spirit of enquiry and nurture a learning environment. Learning, in this program, is participative and interactive; where the teacher and the student engage in a dialogue, learn from each other and generate wisdom relevant for the current times and the times to come. The program trains students for challenging careers in media and communication management.


Q. Are PG courses residential?

A. Yes. The B-School provides its students well-equipped housing facilities within its sprawling campus.

Q. What is PG FEAT?

A. FEAT is the entrance test conducted by FLAME for its PG courses and includes multiple-choice questions (MCQs) across four sections - Verbal Ability, Reasoning, Quantitative Ability, and General Knowledge. The PG FEAT is optional.

Q. Is campus placement available?

A. Yes, placements are organized every year for MBA and MBA (Communications Management) batches.

Q. What all specializations are offered in MBA?

A. For MBA, specializations are offered in Finance, Marketing, Human Resource Management, Entrepreneurship, and Operations. These specializations can be taken as a major or as a minor specialization. In addition, students can also opt for minor specializations in Advertising & Branding and Digital Marketing & Communications. 

Q. What all specializations are offered in MBA (Communications Management)?

A. Specializations offered for MBA (Communications Management) are Advertising and Branding, Film and Television Management  and Digital Marketing and Communications. These specializations can be taken as a major or as a minor specialization. In addition, students can also opt for minor specializations in Human Resource Management, Operations and Entrepreneurship. 

Q. Does the university provide any scholarship?

A. Yes, merit-based and need-based scholarships among others are offered to deserving candidates and range from partial to full-fee waivers.

In addition, FLAME also offers the FLAME Fellows Program. The FLAME Fellows Program is a scholarship program for postgraduate students with CAT or XAT percentile above 90 percentile or GMAT scores of >650 along with a consistent academic record.

The scholarship awardees shall be known as FLAME Fellows, and will be eligible for 100% Tuition Fee Waiver. 20 scholarships will be given to deserving candidates for the postgraduate programs. 


FLAME University Campus Address

Gat No. 1270, Lavale, Off Pune-Bangalore Highway,

Pune – 412115

Toll Free Number : 1-800-209-4567

WhatsApp Number : +91 96070 10655

Email: [email protected]

Mailing Address

401, Phoenix Complex,

Bund Garden Road, Opposite Residency Club,

Pune – 411001