Ace International Business School

Ace International Business School

Sinamangal, Kathmandu

Founded in 1999, Ace has transformed into a premier educational institution for management studies within the nation. Over the course of 24 years since its establishment, Ace has solidified its position as a prominent organization dedicated to realizing its mission of empowering individuals and establishments in Nepal to actively participate in the country's progress.

At present, Ace oversees two distinct entities:

  1. Ace Institute of Management
  2. Ace International Business School

ABOUT

Ace International Business School (Ace-IBS), a collaborative endeavor by the Ace Group of Institutions to provide top-tier international-standard management education in the country, commenced its operations in 2015. It is affiliated with Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) in Glasgow, UK, and has been delivering esteemed graduate and postgraduate programs.

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has gained recognition for its unwavering commitment to enhancing the student journey and driving innovation through exceptional research. In the Corporate Knights 2022 Better World MBA Rankings, GCU's MBA was acclaimed as one of the world's finest, securing the 18th spot globally due to its strong emphasis on sustainability and alignment with the UN's Sustainable Development Goals.

Presently, Ace-IBS provides both a four-year Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA) program and a two-year Master in Business Administration (MBA) program. Situated in Sinamangal, the institution boasts well-established infrastructure and cutting-edge facilities, creating an environment conducive to enriching the learning encounters of its students.

Philosophy

  • We learn more when we assume responsibility for and self-regulate our learning.
  • Learning never ends if we avoid intellectual arrogance and embrace intellectual humility.
  • We learn more if we compete only with self and cooperate and collaborate with others.
  • Learning is a choice; with mental effort and persistence everyone can learn.

Values

  • Honesty in work.
  • Sincerity in relationships.
  • Respect for self and others.
  • Responsibility for one’s actions.
  • Reflecting on and learning from our experience.
  • Care for resources.
  • Respect for laws and regulations.

Salient Features

Seminars, Workshops and Guest Lectures

Ace regularly invites business and management professionals from various industries to share their expertise and knowledge with students. Their aim is to provide students with an understanding of real-world business scenarios and how their classroom learning can be applied in practice. Through seminars, workshops, and guest lectures, students have the opportunity to learn from industry experts and gain valuable insights into the practical aspects of their field.

Business and Management Festivals

The purpose of organizing Business and Management Festivals is to provide a platform for students not only from Ace, but also from all over Nepal and beyond, to showcase their skills and abilities in the areas of Administration, Business, Entrepreneurship, and Management. These festivals consist of various sub-events that cover a range of topics such as Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management, Public Relations, Entrepreneurship, and Current Affairs.

Performing Arts and Culture

Ace organizes a variety of events and activities that allow students to showcase their creativity and talent. These events include the Annual Drama, Acoustic Music Festival, Fashion Show, Dance performances, Singing competitions, Art and Painting exhibitions, Press Conferences, Radio Jingles, Video Advertisements, and more. The goal is to provide a platform for students to express themselves and develop their artistic abilities.

Tours and Recreation

Ace arranges International Tours for students, providing them with an opportunity to travel abroad and immerse themselves in diverse cultures, traditions, and communities. Similarly, National Tours are also organized, enabling students to trek and explore different parts of Nepal and gain a deeper understanding of their country. Industrial Tours are another regular feature, wherein students visit various organizations to learn about the production process, supply-chain management, marketing strategies, and sales of different products.

Participation in International Events

Ace students participate in various International Management and Business Events held outside of Nepal, with the aim of gaining a broader and more international perspective on business and management practices. These events bring together students from different parts of the world and include competitive activities related to business and management. The objective is to provide students with an opportunity to engage with their peers from around the world and to learn from different approaches to business and management.

Athletics and Sports

Ace's Sporting Event is a celebration of the competitive spirit and sportsmanship of individuals and teams participating in a variety of sports, including football, cricket, basketball, table tennis, badminton, chess, and more.

Social Initiatives

Ace collaborates with various social and health organizations to conduct different social campaigns, including regular Blood Donation drives. They organize various programs to raise awareness about different social issues and conduct fundraising campaigns aimed at providing medical and other forms of support to underprivileged individuals.

Ace Students Clubs

Ace offers over a dozen student-led clubs, catering to a range of interests. The college encourages students to actively participate in the events and activities of these clubs, as they can contribute valuable ideas for the benefit of both students and society as a whole. By joining one or more of these clubs, students have the opportunity to explore their interests, develop their leadership potential, and connect with like-minded individuals. The existing student-led clubs are: Communication Club, Book Club, Toastmasters Club, Sustainability Club, Finance Club, Marketing Club, Placement Cell, Social Club, Event Management Club, Sports Club, Music Club, Adventure Club, Expressions Club, Entrepreneurs’ Club, and Drama Club.


Admission Guidelines

BBA

Eligibility: Successful completion or fair expectation to successfully complete Higher Secondary or equivalent before the session begins. For all equivalence related issues, reference will be made to records maintained at Higher Secondary Education Board or Tribhuvan University as applicable.

Admission Process

  • Computer Based Test – CBT: The entire CBT and each component within have predetermined maximum time limits. CBT as a tool allows candidates to demonstrate their reductive reading and logical reasoning skills along with the ability to solve math with resourcefulness and insight. Principally, the objective of CBT is to allow applicants to demonstrate their ability to perform tasks independently with time constraints.
  • Personal Interview: Although a positive indicator of interest, invitation to the interview does not guarantee admission. The interview is one of many elements that are considered befo
  • re a final admission decision is made. As a tool it is used by the admission committee to understand an applicant better through a conversation.

MBA

Eligibility: Successful completion or fair expectation to successfully complete a minimum three years undergraduate (Bachelor’s) degree before the session begins. For all equivalence related issues, reference will be made to records maintained at Tribhuvan University as applicable.

Admission Process

  • Online Form Submission: Applicants need to first apply for the program HERE. With the submission, applicants are required to pay an application processing fee of NPR 1500.
  • Computer Based Test – CBT: The entire CBT and each component within have predetermined maximum time limits. CBT as a tool helps explore the reductive reading and logical reasoning skills along with the ability to solve math with resourcefulness and insight. Principally, the objective of CBT is to allow applicants to demonstrate their ability to perform tasks independently with time constraints.
  • Essay Writing: At this stage you will be provided a topic through random selection. The topic will be auto-generated by the system once you have finished your CBT. You will have one hour to write an essay on the given topic. Though you will be provided with paper and pencil, you are however required to write your essay on the system itself. This stage requires you to demonstrate your ability to frame thoughts and construct meaningful arguments to defend your perspective (thesis) in clear, simple and grammatically error free writing.
  • Personal Interview: Although a positive indicator of interest, invitation to the interview does not guarantee admission. The interview is one of many elements that are considered before a final admission decision is made. As a tool it is used by the admission committee to understand an applicant better through a conversation.

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