The academic infrastructure is equipped with the best of facilities to enhance the quality of teaching and learning process. Lecture theatres and classrooms are designed to facilitate the case pedagogy that IBS has adopted. All lecture theatres and classrooms are networked and wi-fi enabled and fitted with audio visual tools to enhance the teaching-learning experience. The IT infrastructure and library provide the support to make available to faculty and students up-to-date knowledge and information for learning, research and consultancy. Simulation softwares are available to help students relate to real-life dynamics while taking business decisions. The seminar halls and auditorium are centers where experts from industry and academia share their life experiences.
The complete academic monitoring and control is done through the intranet – the CampusNet and the Faculty Zone. The CampusNet is the portal of communication for students on academic matters, library, placements, accounts, hostel etc. The Faculty Zone is for the faculty research and academic activities and HR and accounts information.
The campus has a large and well qualified faculty pool. The faculty members are involved in research, case development and industry consultancy. Many of the faculty members hold doctoral qualifications and have rich industry experience.
Hyderabad campus is equipped with the latest state-of-the-art technology of computer network with high speed backbone and security through CISCO high end routers.
Hostels are wired to link with the campus high speed network backbone, the auditorium and classrooms are also connected with the local high speed LAN for facilitating faculty for teaching and accessing databases. Video conferencing facility is available for sharing lectures and group discussions with other national and international institutes and also in extensive use by prospective employers for placements.
The campus has exclusive subscription of Microsoft products viz. Windows XP, Office 2007, Microsoft exchange, SQL server etc, Adobe products (PageMaker, Acrobat, Photoshop etc.) which are being used in day-to-day operations. For teaching, labs are licensed with SAP, SPSS, SAS, iThink, Rational Rose, Eviews, Microsoft CRM, AutoCAD, Cadian Advanced CAD etc.
100 mbps of high speed Intranet is extensively used by students and faculties for academic purposes. Students have built campus radio on the local LAN for information to the students about the latest happenings, announcements and entertainment.
Library is equipped with latest software packages and a large collection of books, CDs, videos, Indian and international journals; magazines and research reports, relating to management and allied subjects. IBS subscribes to several academic online databases like Ebsco business source complete, Econlit, Academic search complete, Emerald management extra, ProQuest, JSTOR and Cabells directory; industry databases like the World Development Indicators; CMIE databases (including Prowess, Aefa, CapEx, Business Beacon and Industry Analysis Survey) and Capitaline and business and research oriented online databases like Reuters, Business Insights and Marketline. The library is fully supported by the IT infrastructure. The library services are computerized with Lib-Suite Web enabled library software which facilitates automated identification, reservation and circulation of books. Barcodes and scanners are used to issue books. A web based catalogue is also available on the internet for inquiring about the books.