Universal Business School (UBS), Mumbai

  Mumbai   AICTE   ESTD 2008
  Mumbai   AICTE   ESTD 2008

About College

Universal Business School was established as part of the Strive India Education Foundation in February 2009. Universal Business School (UBS) leaps forward, by creating India’s first Green Business School ensuring eco-smart integrated thinking and sustainable campus.

The idea for establishing a world-class business school in Mumbai was born in 2008. The Business School is founded by International Business Leaders who have business experience in all five continents and have managed multi-billion dollar global businesses. They have built a unique experiential based learning pedagogy for international Business Executives.

UBS provides full time and part time Graduate and Post Graduate programmes in Management along with Executive Management Development courses. UBS through its subsidiary Business Scorecard India will provide Training and Consultancy Services to leading Indian and Multinational companies and will act as a premier resource for Organisation Building, Business Growth, Customer Delight and Employee Development.

AICTE Approved PGDM Programs Offered by UBS Mumbai:

  • PGDM (Foreign Collaboration – Cardiff Met., UK)
  • PGDM (Business Management) + GMP (UK)
  • PGDM (General)
  • PGDM + GMP (Italy and France) OR (USA) OR (Bulgaria)

UBS Mumbai Fast Facts

  • Established: June 2008
  • UBS Board of Governors: 57 Governors: (13 residing in USA, UK, Singapore, HK and Mauritius)
  • CEO’s – 45 (27 MNC’s, 18 Indian Companies)
  • Educationalists – 6
  • Bureaucrats – 2
  • Armed Forces – 2 (Army and Air Force)
  • Regulator – 1 (ex-SEBI and RBI)
  • Economist – 1
  • UBS Academic Council: 12 Members (2 from Anderson School, UCLA and Stanford University)
  • Number of Employees: 55 employees
  • The number of Faculty Members: 30 Faculty members from leading Global and Indian B-Schools. (LBS, UCLA, Stanford, IIM’s, JBIMS and SP Jain)


UBS Mumbai Admission Process

Admission Criteria Weightage
July Batch
Cardiff Met MBA
Feb Batch
July Batch
Cardiff Met BBA
July Batch
Academics ( 10th,12th & Graduation) 20% 20% 40% ( Min 65% )
Entrance Exam CAT,GMAT,C-MAT,CET ( Minimum 50%ile) 20% 10%
Extra-Curricular Activities 20% 20% 20%
Communication Skills (Cardiff Met – IELTS 6.0) 20% 20% 20%
Work Experience / Leadership 20% 10%
Statement of Purpose & Letter of Reference – 2 20% 20%
Total 100% 100% 100%

Documents Required

  • Mark Sheets ( 10 th,12 th,Graduation )
  • CAT/GMAT/C-MAT/CET Scorecard

Cardiff Met MBA / BBA

  • Mark Sheets (10 th ,12 th, Graduation)
  • Statement of Purpose (SOP)
  • Two Letter of Reference (LOR) (School/College/Employer)

Admission Process – IB Students

Admission Criteria Weightage
Academic – IB Grade of 30 70%
Extra-Curricular (CAS / SE / TOK ) 10%
Communication Skills 20%
Total 100%
Documents required
  • Mark Sheets (10 th ,IB Predicted Grade)
  • Statement of Purpose (SOP)
  • Two Letter of Reference (LOR) (School/College/Employer) – Download Sample PDF
  • Creativity Action Service / Extended


Course name Duration Fees Exams Accepted
Post Graduate Diploma in Management [PGDM] General 2 years 8.48 Lakhs MH-CET


Placement Highlights:

Total Number of Companies visited the campus - 210+

Average Salary - 6.50 LPA

Maximum Salary (Marketing) - 20.00 LPA

Finance - 15 LPA

Operations - 101 LPA

Human Resource - 8 LPA

Top Companies / Recruiters who visited the campus

Abbot, Airtel, American Express, biocon, BISLERI, Bosch Ltd, CITI Bank, Coca-Cola, DHFL, fcuk, FORTIS Healthcare, Future Generali, Hindustan Unilever, ICICI, IIFL Mutual Fund, ITC, JP Morgan Chase, just dial, KPMG, L&T Infotech, LG Electronics, Naukri Com, Oracle

Global Placements

students have been placed in 10 Countries

South Africa

Infrastructure and Facilities

Academic Infrastructure

State of the art Amphi-theatre classrooms
Touch Screen interactive Boards
Remote Control Panel for complete classroom automation
Finger Scanning for Attendance
V-Sat Connectivity for remote lectures by International Faculty
Revolving Comfortable Chairs
5 simultaneous Screens
Completely Audio and Acoustic classrooms with mike facilities
State of the art Amphi-theatre classrooms
130 Seater United Nations stylized auditorium
Double heighted large Library with embedded open air courtyard
80 Seater Computer Centre
Two floor Cafeteria
Large double heighted Reception Hall & Lobby
Thomson Reuters Trading Room with Real time streaming data and news feeds
Training Centre

Students will be provided with the following amenitiescomparable, to the best available anywhere in the world

A modern Wi-Fi campus
Air conditioned rooms with attached bathrooms for each student
Four students share a common living room, dining room and
Medical Centre
Laundry Room
Guest House for Parents when they visit Campus
Indoor Sports Centre
Touch Screen interactive Boards
Fully Equipped Gymnasium
Health Club
Yoga Centre
Lounge with Piano
Table Tennis tables
Movie Theatre
Party Facilities
Carom, Chess


Scholarships will be available to exceptional Students to encourage them to excel further, in their academic pursuit for an MBA. The Scholarship amount could be upto Rs. 50,000/- depending on the academic record and merit performance of the student, as per guideline decided by the Management.

Global CEO Series Excellence Scholarship

This Scholarship is available for students who have achieved any of the following

  • Work Experience above 5 years
  • Graduation with Distinction (Above 80%)
  • GMAT Score above 650+
  • CAT Score above 85%ile
  • Up to Rs.1 Lakh Excellence Scholarship for Early enrollment of students with the above criteria. Students need to apply prior to December 15 for enrollment for the following year. The students who get selected for the Scholarships which are limited will need to confirm their admission by the end date mentioned in the Offer Letter to avail of the Excellence Scholarship.