|The state government of Kerala played an instrumental role in the setting up of the IIM Kozhikode. Like the other Indian Institutes of Management, IIM Kozhikode also specializes in offering management education including teaching and training, research and consulting as well as infrastructure development. The history of IIM K dates back to 1996 when it was set up. The scenic beauty of the campus, in the city of Calicut, truly enthralls all.
The courses and programmes offered at the Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode are as follows:
Students in the IIM Kozhikode are also treated to a world class library that makes research and learning all the more interesting. The well stocked library also acts as an information center.
- Post-Graduate Program in Management (PGP) – This 2 year course is also the institute's flagship educational program. It prepares young graduates for senior-level positions in industry. The programme lays great emphasis on knowledge assimilation; lectures, case studies and exercises besides role-plays and video shows are used to aid in this endeavor. Periodic evaluation of the students also marks the significance and steep competition that the students may expect here.
- Executive Management Education Program (EMEP) – This course is incorporated in the programmes of IIM K and is only one of its kinds in the entire Asia-Pacific region. The course has been designed keeping in mind, especially the professionals.
- Management Development Program (MDP) – A series of other programmes specifically designed to cater to the rising needs of the industry also wait at the IIM Kozhikode. The institute IIM K also organizes for several tailor made programs especially for officers and executives.