INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT

  • Budget 2014: Arun Jaitley proposes 5 new IITs, 5 new IIMs, 4 new AIIMS July 10, 2014

    New Delhi: In a major boost to the education sector, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday proposed setting up of five new Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs). He also proposed setting up of 12 new medical colleges. Jaitley has proposed the setting up of...
  • IIM-Indore sets up panel to probe dais collapse incident during convocation ceremony April 1, 2014

    Indian Institute of Management-Indore has constituted a two-member committee to probe the dais collapse incident during its convocation ceremony. The committee members are former Director General of Police (DGP) SK Das and Chhattisgarh's retired Engineering-in-Chief G M Kripalani, IIM-I spokesperson said. The panel will probe the cause of the mishap and also...
  • Highest annual salary package offer goes down by 2 lakh this year at IIM-Indore March 30, 2014

    A salary offer of Rs 32 lakh by a domestic company is the highest in the current year's placement programme at Indian Institute of Management, Indore. This year's highest offer is Rs 2 lakh less than best one last year. Without disclosing the details of the employer, an IIM spokesman said the...
  • 388 IIM Bangalore students get placed with high salaries within 4 days February 18, 2014

    Bangalore: Amidst all the economic gloom, there is some news one can be merry about as recruitments seem to be picking up. The Indian Institute of Management Bangalore is leading the way with all its students getting placed with record highs in salaries this placement season. On the brink of the...
  • IIMAhmedabad among top 39 elite BSchools in the world November 27, 2013

    London: IIM Ahmedabad has found a place in top 39 elite Business Schools in the world named by MBA employers, according to QS Global Business School Report 2013, which also ranked Indian MBA graduates as the world's most academically distinguished. The report, published by webportal www.TopMBA.com highlights four distinct...
  • Bell The CAT: All you need to know to crack the exam November 10, 2013

    CNNIBN special show 'Bell the CAT and More' aims to advise and guide the students aspiring for Common Admission Test (CAT). CNNIBN gives you an opportunity to get all your questions answered by the experts. ...
  • IIM Lucknow announces 100 per cent summer placements for its largest batch ever November 6, 2013

    The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow, a premier business school in the country, Wednesday announced 100 per cent summer placements for its 29th batch of 475 students, the largest batch ever, in 5.5 days. A faculty member told IANS that 159 domestic and international companies participated in the recruitment drive....
  • TJAC organises massive public meet to demands early Telangana September 29, 2013

    Thousands of people attended a massive public meeting on Sunday to demand the central government to speed up the process for formation of separate Telangana state. The meeting organised by Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC) at Nizam College Grounds in the heart of the city urged the central government to take...
  • IIMC tops in finance among global 70 Bschools September 26, 2013

    Kolkata: The Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC), the country's premier BSchool, has bagged another laurel and the top spot in finance among the world's leading 70 business schools, a statement said Thursday. The finance module, included in the Master of Management programme offered by the institute, has been hailed...
  • IIM-Ahmedabad gets a new dean from Harvard September 4, 2013

    As a sign of change, Harvard professor Ashish Nanda will take over as director of IIM Ahmedabad. He is the first academician from an overseas institute to head any of the 13 IIMs. Nanda, an IIM-A alumnus himself, is the Robert Braucher Professor of Practice at Harvard Law School. Rakesh Basant...
  • News briefs: Lucknow Mahotsav to start from November 25 August 8, 2013

    Lucknow Mahotsav will be organised fromNovember 25 to December 5at the Regional Park, Sector L, Ashiana here. Divisional commissioner Sanjiv Saran announced the dates of the annual cultural extravaganza during a meeting of the Mahotsav organising committeeon Wednesday. While chief minister Akhilesh Yadav will inaugurate the event, Governor BL Joshi...
  • CAT 2013 registration begins today; exams to be conducted over 20 days August 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The Indian Institutes of Management opened the registration window of the Common Entrance Test (CAT 2013) on Monday. The registration window will be open from August 5 to September 26, 2013. This year the CAT aspirants can also buy vouchers online directly from IIMs. CAT 2013 will be conducted...
  • Probe begins into alleged tampering of CAT 2012 results June 29, 2013

    Kozhikode: Police have registered a case and seized a computer hard disc from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM)Kozhikode in connection with the alleged tampering of results of the Common Admission Test (CAT) held in OctoberNovember, 2012 year by all the IIMs in the country. The investigations with regard to the...
  • IIMKozhikode admits close to 200 women in 201315 batch June 26, 2013

    Kochi: In an attempt in gender diversity, Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Kozhikode, has admitted close to 200 women, about 50 per cent, in its Post Graduate programme of the 201315 batch, some of whom are national talents in various fields. IIMK's PGP 17 batch has inducted 361 students of...
  • I hope to start an academy for underprivileged students: N Shivakumar May 24, 2013

    From being a newspaper delivery boy to becoming a newsmaker himself, 23yearold Shivakumar has got through to the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta. Shivakumar, an engineering student and the only educated member in his family, has fought hard to make his dreams come true. N Shivakumar joined IBNLive...
  • Bangalore: Boy who delivered newspapers makes it to IIMCalcutta May 24, 2013

    Bangalore: From being a newspaper delivery boy to making news himself, 23yearold Shivakumar has got through to the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta. Shivakumar, an engineering student and the only educated member in his family, has fought hard to make his dreams come true. For the past ten...
  • IIMBangalore receives hoax bomb threat May 23, 2013

    Bangalore: A telephone call about a bomb being planted in the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) on Thursday created panic with the staff and the students being evacuated from the building but it turned out to be hoax. The call received at the IIMB reception at 12 noon sent the...
  • IIMIndore student offered a salary of Rs 34 lakh per year May 19, 2013

    Indore: A postgraduate program student of Indian Institute of Management Indore has received a job offer with salary package of Rs 34 lakh per annum. Without disclosing the names of the employerfirm and the student, an IIM spokesman said the job was offered in India, to a student of the...
  • IIM Lucknow reduces fees of postgraduate programme April 12, 2013

    Lucknow: In a first, the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow on Friday reduced the fees for its postgraduate programme in management for the academic term 20132015. The IIM's director Devi Singh said the fees were being slashed by 10 per cent from the current Rs 12 lakh to Rs...
  • Kolkata: IIMC to get new director on April 8 April 6, 2013

    Kolkata: India's premier management institute, the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC) will get a new head Monday, said outgoing director Shekhar Chaudhuri in Kolkata on Saturday. "On April 8, I shall be handing over the charge of the Institute to director designate, Professor Saibal Chattopadhyay, a senior faculty member...
  • IIM professor accused of sexually harassing colleague February 22, 2013

    Indore: A professor at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in Indore has been accused by a woman colleague of sexual harassment, and a complaint has also been filed in this regard. The woman professor lodged the complaint with institute director N Ravichandran against an associate professor of marketing department on...
  • Final placements to begin at IIMA from Sunday February 9, 2013

    Ahmedabad: The final placement process at the premier Bschool Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA) will begin from Sunday. A record 371 candidates (201113 batch) from its flagship Post Graduate Programme (PGP) are seeking placements in 2013. The final placement2013 process for PGP, PGPAgri Business Management (ABM) and Fellow Programme in...
  • Girls arrested over Facebook post invited by IIMA December 13, 2012

    Mumbai: The Palghar girls who were at the centre of a controversy related to their Facebook post after Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray's death, have been invited by the prestigious IIMAhmedabad to interact with students. "(The girls) have been invited to interact with the students and teachers of the Indian Institute...
  • IIMB suspends senior executive for sexual harassment December 8, 2012

    Bangalore: Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIMB) has suspended the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of the Institute, CV Indushekar Vassist, for alleged sexual harassment, IIMB sources said on Saturday. The suspension came to light when the IIMB Director Pankaj Chandra sent an internal mail to the faculty which said "the...
  • Doctor accuses IIMB official of sexual harassment November 30, 2012

    Bangalore: One of India's premier Bschools, Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore is facing a moral crisis with allegations of sexual harassment being levelled against one of its senior officers. IIMB officials, though, remain noncommittal saying an enquiry is on. A doctor, who had previously worked with the Army, regrets...
  • IIM Bangalore official accused of sexual harassment November 29, 2012

    Bangalore: A case of sexual harassment has been reported in the premier Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore whose chief administrative officer is being alleged to have sexually exploited a woman doctor over the past two years. A group of women rights activist held a protest against the same. Women...
  • Three IIMIndore students expelled for taking drugs November 23, 2012

    Indore: Three students of Indian Institute of Management in Indore were expelled on Friday for allegedly taking drugs in their hostel room. The action against the MBA students came after they were caught taking drugs by the staff of the premier business institute. "The incident took place on November 21, when...
  • IIMs planning changes in Common Entrance Test October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: With students from engineering background dominating management programmes in IIMs, the premier Bschools are planning some changes in the Common Admission Test to ensure a broadbased representation. "Efforts are on to have a relook at the Common Admission Test (CAT)...some changes that will be helpful for people from other...
  • CAT 2012: 2,14,068 students to appear for the exam October 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Thousands of MBA aspirants in the country will take the Common Admission Test (CAT) for admissions into the top Bschools of the country, including 13 Indian Institute of Management (IIM) starts on Thursday. CAT 2012 will be conducted between October 11 and November 6 at 61 test centres...
  • IIMAhmedabad clerk commits suicide August 6, 2012

    Ahmedabad: A clerk at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA) on Monday allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself at his official residence on the campus, police said. The clerk, who worked under a senior professor at IIMA, was identified as Ravi Kumar, a native of Hyderabad, sources in IIMA said. According...