IIM Bangalore

Indian Institute of Management or IIM Bangalore is one of the most sought-after business schools in India. The institute is reputed for its international standard curriculum, regular modification of syllabus to meet the changing global industry needs, international exposure, eminent faculty, and modern infrastructure.

The institute achieved 1st position among top 50 business schools, as per a survey conducted by the Business Today in 2011. In the same year, it got 2nd rank among leading business schools in India, according to a survey conducted by the Hindustan Times.

Name of the Institution Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore
Type of Institution
  • Business School
  • Public
Location/Contact Details Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore, IndiaPin Code: 560 076

Phone Number: +91-80-26582450 / 26993996

Fax Number: +91-80-26584050 / 26584004 / 26584181 / 26581602

E-mail: info@iimb.ernet.in

Courses Offered Postgraduate Programs:

  • Post-Graduate Programme in Management (PGP)
  • Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy Management (PGPPM)
  • Post Graduate Programme in Software Enterprise Management (PGSEM)
  • Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management (EPGP)

Executive Education Programmes:

  • Open Programmes -

Short term courses:

  • Leadership-HRM
  • Marketing
  • Strategy & General Mgmt.
  • Finance

Long term courses:

  • Business Analytics and Intelligence (BAI)
  • Advanced Financial Risk Management (AFRM)
  • Executive General Management Programme
  • Advanced Management Programme (AMP)
  • Management Programme for Entrepreneurs and Family Business
  • General Management Programme for IT Executives
  • Certificate Program in Financial Planning and Wealth Management
  • Management Program for Women Entrepreneurs (MPWE)
  • Customized Programmes
  • International Programmes -
  • International Masters Program in Practicing Management (IMPM)
  • Advanced Masters Program in Management of Global Enterprises (AMPM)
  • Doctoral Program – Fellow Programme in Management
Admission Procedure/Eligibility Criteria Admission for EPGP (Executive Postgraduate Program in Management) is offered to candidates who have completed graduation with a minimum of 50% in aggregate. Applicants also need to have at least 7 years and maximum 15 years of work experience in the relevant field after graduation. Eligible candidates also need to qualify in GMAT, having at least a score of 590. Candidates should also submit a SOP (Statement of Purpose), stating about their achievements and future goals. Applications should be supported by 2 reference letters, of which one should preferably from the current employer. Shortlisted candidates are called for an interview and final selection is done on its basis. Notification for application is generally released in the 4th week of June. Online application opens in 1st week of July. No application is entertained after end of September. On the basis of work experience, GMAT score, graduation marks, and SOP, applicants are shortlisted by 1st week of October. Call letters for interview are sent by mid-October. Admission procedure gets completed by second week of December.Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)

For admission to this 5-year program, students need to have a master’s degree in any stream with a minimum of 55% in aggregate. Applicants with professional qualifications like CS, ICWA or CA with a minimum of 55% are also eligible to apply. Candidates completing a 4-year bachelor’s degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate are also eligible. Candidates should have a valid CAT/GMAT/GRE/GATE/NET/JRF score. Shortlisted candidates will have to qualify in a written test- RAT (Research Aptitude Test), followed by a personal interview. Application for this program starts from 1st week of September.

Postgraduate Program in Software Enterprise Management (PGSEM)

Applicants for this program need to have a bachelor’s degree. Diploma holders after senior secondary (+2) examination are not eligible for this program. Candidates also need to have at least 2 years experience in the IT industry. Admission is offered on the basis of CAT/GMAT score and performance in interview. Candidates without a valid GMAT or CAT score need to qualify in PGSEM written examination, conducted by the institute.

Admission notice is issued in 2nd or 3rd week of December. Along with the GMAT or CAT score, candidates also need to submit SOP (Statement of Purpose), approval letter from the employer, application fee of INR 1600 (for PGSEM candidates) or INR 500 (for CAT/GMAT applicants).

Fee Structure EPGP (Executive Postgraduate Program in Management) -

  • Single Accommodation – INR 20,07,500
  • Married Accommodation – INR 21,12,000

Postgraduate Program in Software Enterprise Management (PGSEM)

Total fee – INR 9,50,000 (Indian nationals)

USD 25,000 (foreign nationals)

Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)

Apart from tuition waiver, candidates receive financial support of INR 2,88,000 per year.

Candidates also get start up grant of INR 50,000, national conference grants up to INR 10,000 (each for 2 conferences) and international conference grants up to INR 1,00,000 (on a competitive basis).

Placements The active placement cell of the institute helps students in bagging their dream jobs. The institute offers all types of facilities, starting from infrastructure to pre-placement counseling, and other facilities. Some of the regular recruiters are -

  • i Infotech
  • Alvarez and Marsal
  • Accenture
  • Aranca
  • AT&T
  • Aditya Birla Group
  • ArcelorMittal Group
  • Arthur D. Little
  • American Express
  • Asian Paints
  • Artherstone One Capital
  • Al Ghanim
  • Ambit
  • Angel Broking
  • Audax Group
  • Axis Bank
  • Aviva
  • Bharti
  • Bank of America
  • Barclays
  • Baring Private Equity Partners
  • Bloomberg
  • BNP Paribas
  • Bosch
  • Boston Analytics
  • Caterpillar
  • BPCL
  • Cadbury
  • British Petroleum
  • Citigroup
  • Coca-Cola
  • Cypress
  • Britannia Industries
  • Castrol
  • ChrysCapital
  • Clear Capital
  • Cognizant
  • CNBC
  • Colgate Palmolive
  • CSC
  • Dell
  • Dabur
  • Deloitte Consulting
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Development Bank of Singapore
  • Diamond Consulting
  • DSP Merrill Lynch
  • Edelweiss Capital
  • Emergent Ventures
  • Google
  • Ernst & Young
  • Essar
  • Glaxo Smithkline
  • FinIQ Consulting
  • Futures First
  • Glenmark
  • GE Commercial Finance
  • Genpact
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Global eProcure
  • HCL Technologies
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Hindustan Unilever Ltd.
  • HSBC
  • IBM
  • ICICI Bank
  • ITC
  • IDBI Bank
  • IFCI
  • iGate
  • ISRO
  • Indian Oil Corporation
  • Infosys
  • ING
  • Kotak
  • Intel
  • Loreal
  • Jaypee Capital
  • Lotus
  • JP Morgan
  • Larsen & Toubro
  • NTPC
  • Lodha Group
  • Mahindra & Mahindra
  • McKinsey & Co.
  • NDTV
  • Noble
  • Microsoft
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Murugappa Group
  • New World Consultancy
  • NIIT
  • ONGC
  • Nokia
  • Oliver Wyman
  • PUMA
  • Oracle
  • Pepsi
  • Procter & Gamble
  • OWS
  • Rediff
  • Philips
  • Price Waterhouse Coopers
  • Reckitt Benckiser
  • Reliance
  • Reuters
  • Tally Solutions
  • Rothschild
  • Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Schneizer
  • Sabre Airlines
  • Siemens
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • SAP
  • SBI Capital
  • Shell
  • Sony
  • State Bank of India
  • Tata Consultancy Services
  • Trilogy
  • TVS Capital
  • UBS
  • UTI Bank
  • Yahoo
  • Vibrant Technologies
  • WinShuttle
  • Wipro Technologies
  • Zinnov Consultancy


Established in the Year 1973
Website http://www.iimb.ernet.in/