|Set up in the year 1973, the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore is one of the most reputed management institutes of the country. It was founded by Padmabhushan Professor N. S. Ramaswamy. Clearing of the Common Admission Test (CAT) is mandatory for getting into the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. Students start preparing early for the CAT, to get through to IIM Bangalore as the competition is tough and thousands of students appear for the same.
Also referred to as the IIM B, the institute offers a number of long and short duration courses that a student may choose from. The long duration programmes have been mentioned below:
The short duration courses at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore comprise of several Executive Education programmes. These have been designed to cater to the ever rising education needs of business executives. Several private organizations in the country have also been benefited from the IIM Bangalore in terms of the expert consultation services that the faculty offers. One of the most popular courses of the institute, International Masters Program in Practising Management (IMPM) is a joint effort of several renowned business schools of the world. To offer this course, the IIM B works closely with London School of Business, Lancaster University, and Stanford University, GSB Chicago, ESADE Business School and a number of universities from Japan.
- Postgraduate Programme in Management(PGP)
- Fellow (Doctoral) Programme in Management (FPM)
- Post Graduate Programme in Software Enterprise Management (PGSEM)
- Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy and Management (PGPPM)
- General Management Programme for IT Executives (GMITE)
Students of the IIM Bangalore have been absorbed by some of the most reputed brands in the industry. Organizations like Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank and P&G are a few to name in the order.
Students in the IIM B are accommodated into the 14 hostel blocks housed within the campus. Recreation facilities, internet connectivity and library facilities have also been made available there.