|The Indian Institute of Management Shillong is the newest addition to the family of Indian Institute of Management in India. It was opened on the 4th of July 2008. The lush greenery of the campus and the state of the art educational facilities waiting for the students in the IIM Shillong is definitely a treat for all students. This IIM has been named as the Rajiv Gandhi Indian Institute of Management, Shillong. This B school in India is soon going to be one of the best in the country, besides also being the no 1 management institute in the entire north east.
The IIM Shillong is currently housed in a temporary campus within the Mayurbhanj Complex of the NEHU (North Esatern Hill University). Construction is going on for the permanent campus at an area of 120 acres that have been granted by the government of Meghalaya.
The IIM Shillong offers the below mentioned programmes that prepare individuals to caters to the needs of distinct management queries and issues.
Very soon, the IIM Shillong will also be equipped to begin its courses on Fellow Program in Management (FPM) as well.
- Two years Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDBM)
- Two-years Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP)
- Management Development Programmes (MDPs)
- Research and Consultancy
Admission into the IIM S can only be secured by clearing the CAT. Overseas students can also apply for the same by appearing and clearing the GMAT exams. Their stay abroad should also not be less than 18 months so as to qualify as NRI candidates. The strength of students is expected to multiply promisingly in the next 5 – 6 years and this institute will also carve a niche for itself in the industry, very soon.
The current Director of the IIM S is Professor Ashoke K Dutta, an alumnus of the IIM Calcutta.