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Set in India’s fastest growing state, IBS Ahmedabad has soared to great heights through academic rigour and regular industry interaction

Dr. Vivek Ranga is a graduate in Physics with postgraduation in Management. He completed PhD in advertising effectiveness and FDPM from IIM-Ahmedabad. He has 19 years of teaching experience as a marketing faculty with teaching interests in B2B marketing, Retail Management and Marketing communication.

He is visiting Faculty at University of Paderborn, Germany and National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad. His research interests include media & consumer behavior and education methodology, where he participated in national and international seminars and conferences. He has conducted Faculty Development and case workshops at various institutes in India and abroad. He has been part of the curriculum review on marketing subjects for the IBS/PG program and on advisory board of Case Centre of Gujarat Technological University.

He was the reviewer of 7th IIMA Marketing Conference organized in January 2017. He is the editor of IUP Journal of Entrepreneurship and reviewer in other journals of repute. He is currently registered guide for Doctoral Research. Along with teaching, during the last 19 years with IBS Ahmedabad, he has handled various additional responsibilities; he has been coordinating the Corporate Relations and Alumni Relations and also served as Chair Person of the Placement Committee. He has developed excellent rapport across industries sectors and maintained a constant industry-institute interface by conceptualizing conferences and events. He is actively involved in institution building activities with industries in India, Middle East, Africa, Europe and USA. He has been instrumental in creating industry and academic partnership at IBS Ahmedabad. His paper was selected at Wharton Business School, USA which he presented in June 2017. He has been twice awarded Best Teacher for Institution Building by IBS Alumni Federation.

Prof. (Dr). Vivek Ranga
Director & Campus Head IBS Business School, Ahmedabad



ICFAI Business School, Ahmedabad is part of a network of ICFAI Business Schools operating at nine locations in India. IBS Ahmedabad with its 25 years of operations has come a long way in transforming students to become successful corporate executives. IBS Ahmedabad is an institution that believes in making learning a focused, fruitful and transitional experience.

IBS grooms students to be sincere, enthusiastic and high on initiative. The two years at the campus would be a unique learning experience, the innovative program design and interactive academic delivery by experienced faculty will enable to expand horizons. The Case Method of teaching, Summer Internship and Industry based electives will equip students with managerial skills which will make them employable in changing business scenario. The academic rigor, contemporary curriculum and experienced faculty with rich industry experience ensures highest standards of academic delivery.

The classroom engagements with innovative pedagogical tools are planned to build strong theoretical knowledge base. The students work in groups and individual assignments, field projects to understand application of the concepts learned in classroom. I can assure the two years of time you spend at IBS Ahmedabad would be truly a transformational and rewarding experience of your life. The focus of the PGPM Program at IBS Ahmedabad is to prepare students to take up higher responsibility at an early stage of their careers. On this note, I welcome you to join the journey of transformation towards excellence.

With best wishes

Prof. (Dr). Vivek Ranga

Director & Campus Head IBS Business School, Ahmedabad

Class of 2024
Students Placed 98%
Average Salary* 7.79
Highest Salary*
National 12.00
International -
Average Salary* (TOP 10%) 10.50
Average Salary* ( TOP 25%) 9.39
* Rs. In lakhs
Prominent Recruiters
Alok Ingots
Coca Cola
Coffee Day Global
CSB Bank Ltd.
Home First Finance India Pvt. Ltd.
ICICI Prudential (AMC)
JM Financials
Khimji Ramdas India Pvt Ltd
Kotak Mahindra Bank
Tata AIG General Insurance
Varun Beverages Ltd.
World of Stones Pvt. Ltd
CSB Bank Ltd.
ICICI Prudential (AMC)
Tata AIG General Insurance
Coca Cola
JM Financials

  • State-of-the-art campus.
  • Learning halls well equipped with high speed LAN, Wi-Fi, and other facilities.
  • Computer lab with modern computing facilities.
  • A web portal for faculty student interaction and development.
  • A library with more than 21,000 books, 71 magazines and journals, and 600 CDs on topics relating to management and allied subjects, and access to various databases.
  • A team of full-time faculty members, with rich experience in management education and industry, who are engaged in research besides teaching.
  • Active research which has resulted in several books, cases and research papers.

  • ‘A6’ by Business Standard
  • 11th in ‘Emerging 40 Top B-Schools of Excellence’ & 2nd ‘Statewise’ in Gujarat by CSR – GHRDC
  • Bloomberg UTV B-School excellence award year
  • 2012 in category of “B-School with excellent industry interface”
  • ‘A’ by Business & Management Chronicle
  • 21st among Top 30 B-Schools and 8th in West zone – Silicon India
  • 14th among Top New Generation B-Schools and
    4th among Zone wise B-School – Digital Mailers

IBS-Ahmedabad has come a long way in building a very strong brand amongst the corporate houses since its inception in 1995.

Vivek Modi | Class of 1998 | IBS Ahmedabad

Vivek is an alumnus from the Class of 1998 of IBS Ahmedabad. He completed Bachelor Degree in Production Engineering in year 1994, before pursuing management education from IBS, in the year 1998 he became a Chartered Financial analyst (CFA).

He has earlier worked with Tata Elxsi Ltd. as a Sr. Product Manager and Real Image Media Technologies Pvt. Ltd. He is currently working as a General Manager with Reliance Entertainment.

Peyush Tandon | Class of 1998 | Ahmedabad

Peyush is an alumnus from the Class of 1998 of IBS Ahmedabad. He completed Bachelor Degree in commerce before coming to IBS campus. He is currently working as DGM – Finance & Treasury with CLP Power India. He was earlier with Gujarat Powergen Energy Corporation.

Prasad Madineni | Class of 2000 | IBS Ahmedabad

Prasad is an alumnus from the Class of 2000 of IBS Ahmedabad. He completed his Bachelor Degree in Science in the year 1997 and then went on to pursue his PGDBA from IBS. He is presently in the UNITED STATES OF AMERICA working for Tekstrom Inc as a General Manager – US Operations & is based at Newark.

  • IBS Alumni are working in over 900 blue chip companies and are spread out across the World.

Student Activities

Mount Abu Leadership Camp: IBS Ahmedabad has institutionalized a unique leadership and team building exercise for every incoming batch known as Mount Abu Leadership Camp. During this camp adventure activities like rock climbing, rappelling, jungle trek, night walk will be organized besides management games which focuses on leadership and team issues.


IBS Ahmedabad

Opp. Annapurna Dham,
Por, Adalaj Koba Road

Phone: 079 - 61559100,01,02,03
Email : ibsahm@ibsindia.org