|Located in the outskirts of the city of Lucknow, the IIM Lucknow is another prestigious name in the family of Indian Institutes of Management, located across the country. The institute was established in the year 1984 and more than 150000 students appear for the CAT to secure a seat in the Indian Institute of Management Lucknow, every year. Other than the main campus in Lucknow, it also boasts of a satellite campus located in Noida that has been set up to cater to the needs of executive education of the students of this IIM L.
The IIM Lucknow offers 2 full time residential courses to its students, the Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM) & Post Graduate Programme in Agri -Business Management (PGPABM). The mode of selection into the IIM L is such that each year, a large number of students are selected who appear along with prior work experience. This institute attracts students and candidates mostly from the engineering background. Students from engineering colleges like IITs, NITs, MGIT, NSIT, BITS and DCE etc mostly appear for the same. With the current batch of IIM Lucknow, the trend seems to have changed and candidates belonging to the distinct genres of media houses, doctors, bankers, and entrepreneurs holding work experience of about 3 years have been selected for the same.
For the recreation of the students as well as to enhance their interest in co curricular activities other than the academic sphere, the IIM Lucknow is housed with several clubs and sports facilities like tennis courts, football fields, gym and a number of committees that look into the activities like media relations, and entrepreneurship activities etc. The well stocked library within the campus remains open on all days, except for national holidays.
Students of the IIM Lucknow are housed in the 14 hostels that offer single- seater rooms.