International Students

Eligibility Criteria 

  • To get admission as exchange students at JGBS, students must be nominated by the home institution.
  • Students must have sound academic records and fulfill any other requirement as stated by the University for any Specific Program.
  • Non-native English speakers whose under-graduate degree is obtained in non-English language medium of instruction must submit TOEFL or equivalent English proficiency tests scores.


Admission Procedure 

  • Letter of Nomination by the home University.
  • A Statement of Purpose on why you wish to study at JGBS.
  • Scanned Mark sheets of Qualifying Degree Certificate: High School Certificate or Bachelor Degree
  • CGPA of all earlier semesters of your current study
  • When applicable a copy of the latest TOEFL score: original to be verified at the time of admission.
  • Scanned copy of your Passport that should be valid for the study duration period.
  • When applicable a non-refundable application-processing fee at par with your home university.
  • A passport size photograph. Four original copies of passport size photograph need to be submitted upon arrival at JGBS for registration with the Local Police. This can be done on the first day of arrival at JGBS campus. Cost is around two USD for four passport size photos.

Confirmation Letter

Admission of international students will be confirmed only after verification of nomination letter, original certificates, medical fitness test, and payment of any required fees, any other documentation. 

Course options

JGBS offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate level courses for exchange students. Course registration will take place before the beginning of the semester. All necessary information will be sent to all exchange students via email after admission.


Class Format

   lectures and seminars


   participation, written, oral

Attendance and Participation



After admission, students will receive a JGBS email account. All important information (e.g. about course registration etc.) will be sent to this JGBS email account only! It is student’s to check this account regularly. If desired, students can instruct the JGBS account to forward all emails to a private email account of their choice.

Modules & Courses

Upon admission, you will receive a separate email regarding registration for available courses. Tentative list of courses is available at JGBS website.

MBA Courses

Integrated BBA-MBA Courses

JGBS India Immersion Program

Students who are not interested or able to spend an entire semester at JGBS can participate in our One week long India Immersion Program which is offered year around against USD 2500 at graduate and executive level. For more queries please contact email-:

JGBS Management Development Program

Students who are not interested or able to spend an entire semester at JGBS can participate in our International Management Development Program which is offered in June-July of each year at graduate level.

Visa & Immigration

Medical Certificate Requirement

Prior to coming to India, a student is required to undergo the medical examination and get the medical fitness certificate. Government of India rules require all international students entering India on student visa to be tested for HIV and will not be given admission if found to be positive. All international students need to be adequately covered by Health & Medical Insurance which is valid in India for the study period.

Registration with the Local Police

It is a statutory requirement that foreign nationals must apply for a registration with local police within seven days of their arrival. This allows them to stay for the entire period of studies. JGBS International Programmes Team will distribute all necessary information on this process during the induction days and will facilitate this process. 

Cost and fee structure

Unless otherwise agreed in advance with the Home University of the incoming students, exchange program tuition fee is waived off as per the bilateral agreement between the home and the host universities. Students however have to pay their tuition fees at their home universities. Student is responsible for their boarding and lodging and related expenses for utilities, transportation, etc. in the host university.

Semester Cost Estimation


In Rs**

Food & Laundry

Furnished, Twin bed shared basis

Fully furnished, twin bed shared basis

Books & Stationary






Travel Cost* including Air Fare



*Taxi per day would cost around Rs. 3500 or USD 65 per day
* Local transport is not required if you stay on the campus
* such as personal expenses.
** 1 USD= Rs. 50 approximately Chargeable currency is in Rupees  

Accomodation and Facilities

On Campus Accommodation And Facilities


The University provides residential accommodation for its students on twin bed sharing basis. The University campus presents a comfortable, modern, self-contained living environment. Student housing: bedrooms, common rooms, dining halls etc. are all centrally air conditioned. The University Halls of Residence for students follow international norms and the rooms are aesthetically furnished. The list of items provided for each student in each room consists of: Bed, Mattress, Pillow, Bed and pillow covers, Desk, Chair, Cupboard. Rooms are furnished, but typically may not have everything you need during your stay. However, the University campus also has convenience store where students can buy necessary items upon arrival. 

Financial Assistance

  1. The Government of India offers a number of scholarships every year to international students who are interested to pursue their studies in India. Information about these scholarship schemes is available from Indian Embassies in your home countries.
  2. Details of some others scholarships are provided below. We shall update these pages regularly.

Please note that we do not endorse any of the above.