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Indian Institute of Management (IIM) - Bangalore

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  • QS Global RankQS Global Rankings
    Position in the QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings 2020
  • GMATRange of average GMAT scores across all MBA programs at the institution
    550-650 - Low
    651-700 - Medium
    701-800 - High
  • DemographyAverage age of students across all MBA programs at the institution.
    31 Yrs.


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Established in 1973, the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) is an EQUIS accredited management school offering a range of doctoral, post-graduate and executive education programmes. IIMB’s charter is to build leaders and entrepreneurs through holistic, transformative and innovative education. Located in India’s high-tech capital, IIMB is strategically positioned to expose students to all facets of India’s burgeoning economy. IIMB has been rated by Eduniversal as the No.1 B-school in Central Asia for four consecutive years, as well as ranked as one of the top 35 business schools worldwide, receiving the coveted ‘5 Palms’ status in 2010 and 2011. At the core of IIMB is its faculty – a 140-plus group of highly qualified researchers, educators and practitioners from the best universities and business schools worldwide. IIMB's faculty generate knowledge through cutting-edge research in all functional areas of management. IIMB benchmarks its curriculum against the best in the world to ensure that it delivers world-class business education, based on the best pedagogic practices, with a deep focus on the Indian context. IIMB has invested considerably in developing multi-disciplinary Centres of Excellence that focus on different areas such as Public Policy, Entrepreneurship, Corporate Governance and Supply Chain Management.

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The two-year Post Graduate Programme in Enterprise Management (PGPEM) is IIMB’s Executive MBA program for working professionals. The program attracts working executives across industry sectors in India, with an average work experience ranging around 12 years. This master’s program is scheduled on weekends, so that, working professionals could pursue the program without having to take a break from their careers. The purpose is to complement the excellent functional knowledge of participants with contemporary management knowledge and accelerate the aspirants for senior and top management roles in the global environment.

Two decades ago, when the program was launched, it was a Corporate sponsored program for creating leadership pipeline within the organisations. Over the years, the brand has become popular and dynamic. With changing trends in organizations from sponsorship to reimbursements, individual middle-level executives started taking charge of their career goals and have pursued this program. The academic rigour, student evaluation, case study pedagogy along with face-to-face peer networking and access to cutting edge research of the teaching faculty helps the executives to horn their leadership skills for challenges in the organizations. The curriculum provides conceptual clarity, practical problem-solving skills and articulation during client interface. Wide choice of electives, international student exchange programs and exposure to start-up ecosystem has enabled the participants and the program to be ranked #1 in India consistently in QS Global rankings.

More than 1600 alumni have benefited from this program in achieving their career goals and have been promoted to senior leadership positions in their organisations. They have also recommended the program to their fellow colleagues and friends over the years. The alumni of the program also include successful entrepreneurs who have been recipients of social recognition awards and the institute’s ‘Best Alumni Award’. The proud alumni have been actively engaging with their Alma mater to give back to the institute through their teaching, sharing of experiences with their junior batches and generously contributing funds towards institutional excellence.

Upcoming Events

Saturday, 26th Sep 2020
10:00 - 13:30
Sunday, 27th Sep 2020 15:30
Sunday, 27th Sep 2020
19:00 - 21:30
Wednesday, 30th Sep 2020
23:30 - 02:00

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