Indian Institutes of Management – IIM Institutes in India

Indian Institutes of Management in India

The Indian Institutes of Management ( IIMs ), are graduate business schools in India that also conduct research and provide consultancy services in the field of management to various sectors of the Indian economy.

They were created by the Indian Government with the aim of identifying the brightest intellectual talent available in the student community of India and training it in the best management techniques available in the world, to ultimately create a pool of elite managers to manage and lead the various sections of the Indian economy.

IIMs play a leadership role in the nation’s managerial manpower development and carry out research in emerging areas. These Institutes are recognized as premier management institutions, comparable to the best in the world for teaching, research and interaction with industries.

IIMs have shared knowledge and skills with other institutions to improve their quality and standards in management education. IIMs have earned an international reputation for the quality of their alumni.

The IIMs are considered the top business schools in India. All the IIMs are completely autonomous institutes owned and financed by the Central Government of India. In order of establishment, the IIMs are located at Calcutta ( Kolkata ), Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Lucknow, Kozhikode (Calicut), Indore, and Shillong.

They offer post-graduate courses in management (equivalent to an MBA), fellowship programmes in management (equivalent to PhD), executive MBA and industry based programmes.

IIMs actively carry out research and consultancy for the industry, including the needs of non-corporate and under-managed sectors such as agriculture, rural development, public systems management, energy, health education, habitat, etc. The IIMs also offer various other management training programs as well as part-time MBA programmes for various organisations and individuals.

List of Indian Institutes of Management Institute
1. IIM Ahmedabad 2. IIM Banglore
3. IIM Indore 4. IIM Kolkata
5. IIM Kozhikode ( Calicut ) 6. IIM Luknow
7. IIM Ranchi 8. IIM Rohtak
9. IIM Shillong