IBA completes admissions for 2007
KARACHI, July 25: The Institute of Business Administration (IBA) has
completed the admissions for MBA, MBA-MIS, BBA and BCS degrees.
lists of successful candidates for MBA, BBA and BCS were posted online as well
as at its main and city campuses on June 29 and July 16. Acceptance letters were
immediately dispatched to the successful candidates.
Due to growing
interest in business education and IBA's international recognition, the number
of outstanding applicants is rising.
IBA has been increasing the number
of students accepted in each programme annually according to the availability of
qualified teachers. The number of students there has risen by 40 percent over
the last five years, yet the ratio of acceptance is less than 10
In order to ensure a fair admission process, there is a firm
no-exception policy to admit only those applicants listed in the original list
of successful candidates which is solely based on merit.
If some of the
accepted students do not join for any reason, their seats are still not offered
to people whose names are absent from the list.
IBA plans to increase its
enrolment by 80 percent over the next five years. New teachers are already being
hired and trained to maintain IBA's reputation. App