KL Business School (KLBS), KL University-Guntur Overview

  Guntur District   NAAC, UGC, KL University Guntur   ESTD 2009
  Guntur District   NAAC, UGC, KL University Guntur   ESTD 2009

About College

KL University (KLU) was established in 1980 and KLUBS ( KL University Business School) was established in 2009. The aim of the institute has always remained theoretical as well as a practical implementation of knowledge for better understanding.

The KL Business School offers many management courses on different academic levels such as undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate level. These courses include specializations in management. Integrated courses are also available in the institute.

National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) has placed the institute on the 58th position among other management colleges. The Times of India has ranked the institute 1st in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana state in 2018. Dainik Bhaskar has ranked the KL Business School 10th in the Top 10 B-Schools list. In ABP News ranking, this institute has achieved recognition of being an Outstanding B-School of South in 2018.

 78 faculty members of the institute run the institute under the guidance of Dr. M. Kishore Babu, Chairman of the institute. Management courses are studied in different departments. A total of 14 subjects are included in the management category.

KL Business School Courses offered and Fees Structure

KL Business School offers 18 undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate courses for the students. MBA course is offered in subjects like Project Management, Health Care Management, Human Resource Management, Training and Development, Supply Chain Management etc.  Integrated BBA+MBA courses are also available for students. BBA course is available in Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Business Analytics etc. Integrated MBA and BBA course include Human Resource Management etc.

All the courses are offered in full-time options with a time period of two to five years. The fee structure of the management courses includes 2.85 lakhs for BBA, 5.15 lakhs for MBA and 9.35 lakhs for BBA+MBA course.

Course Highlights

  • On UG level, the institute offers full-time four-year management courses in bachelor degree.
  • On PG level, the institute offers full-time two-year management courses.
  • The institute offers full-time integrated management courses for five years.

KL Business School Admission Process

All the applicants are admitted to the management courses on different academic levels on the basis of marks scored in the qualifying exam. Master of Business Administration course (MBA) candidates requires certain marks in CAT / KLUBSAT exam for entry into the course. Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) candidates requires certain marks in University Written Test conducted by the state’s government. PhD candidates also require certain marks in the qualifying exam.

  •  For admission in full-time BBA course, University Level Test score is considered.
  •  For admission in full-time MBA course, KLUBSAT score is considered.
  •  For admission in the full-time integrated course, University Level Test score is considered.
  •  For admission in full-time PhD course, qualifying exam score is considered.

KL Business School Placements

KL Business School offers great placements to its students after every session. The placement process starts with the invitation sent to the recruiting companies from the institute. The companies then visit the campus with lots of job opportunities for management students. A training session is held in advance to enhance the chances of students’ selection in reputed companies.

Special skills are focused and enhanced in the personality of students. Internship options in foreign countries are also available for students. These programs give students a chance to understand the real competitive working environment. Top recruiters of the institute include Coca Cola, JOCIL, ALPEX, NSL, Visag, Efftronics Systems, HCL, IBM, Hyundai, Cummins Ltd. etc.

Placement Statistics of KL Business School

Year  No. of students placed 
2017-2018 1676
2016-2017 1823
2015-2016 2080
2014-2015 1555
2013-2014 823
2012-2013 1005
2011-2012 847
2010-2011 792
2009-2010 807
2008-2009 568
2007-2008 712
2006-2007 570
2005-2006 540

KL Business School Results and Cut-off

Candidates are selected for admission in a particular course on the basis of the cut-off score. A cut off list is announced after the results of the qualifying exams are out.  The cut off decides, which candidates are going to get admitted in a particular course. BBA candidates are required to cross the University Level test score and MBA candidates are required to cross the CAT (Common Admission Test) or KLUBSAT cut off mark.

After crossing the cut off mark, a personal interview round is held. The cut off list is prepared on the basis of the number of participating students, highest scores of the candidates, the number of seats in the institute and difficulty level of the qualifying exam. 

KLUBSAT Pattern 

Subject Questions Duration Marks
Logical and Critical Reasoning 40 40 mins 40
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 mins 50
Data Interpretation 50 50 mins 50
Reading Comprehension 40 40 mins 40
Total  180 180 mins 180

Alumni Network

The KLBS College is a part of the KL University and thus its students are also considered as the part of its alumni network. The Alumni Association of the institute was established in 1985. The alumni association focuses on maintaining cordial relations between University and alumni.

The alumni provide strength to the present students in generating more employment opportunities and hence boosts the growth of the institute. Reputed alumni of the institute help in giving exposure to the present students on industries, research and entrepreneurship. They remain connected with the institute through several sources like social networking sites etc.

KL Business School Scholarships 

 The institute offers many scholarships to the poor and meritorious management students on merit cum mean basis. Students get fee concession on getting a certain score in CAT exam. The students are provided up to 20% off on tuition fee on scoring 60%-85% in CAT or other qualifying exams. Special scholarships are also given to the students belonging to SC, ST and OBC category. Physically challenged and disabled students also get fee concession.

Campus Facilities

There are many facilities offered on the KLBS campus. These facilities include a library with 9,324 management books, digital books, 32 lakh databases and e-journals. The air-conditioned classrooms are equipped with resources like microphone, amplifier, projector, remote, window curtains, Wi-Fi, whiteboard and notice board, power sockets and switches. Other amenities include seminar halls, tutorial rooms, canteen, hostel rooms, ATM etc. All these facilities make this campus a perfect place for students.

Address Details: KL University Business School (KLUBS) Green Fields, Vaddeswaram, Guntur District