IFIM Business School, Bangalore, is a 20-year-old institution and is one of die top business schools in India. It has been consistently ranked as ‘Bangalore’s No. 1 Private B-School’. Its vision is to nurture holistic, socially responsible and continuously employable professionals. IFIM offers 3 core programs that are AICTE approved- PGDM, PGDM -Finance (recognized by CFA Institute) and PGDM (International Business). In addition, IFIM also offers a Ph.D. -program in Management and a range: options for Executive Education. It promoted by the Dalai Street Investment Journal Group and the campus is strategically located in the heart of Electronics City, Bangalore, with well-planned infrastructure and ^sources. IFIM Business School is -accredited by South Asian Quality .ssurance System (SAQS) and is ISO “101:2008 certified. The School is also. member of AACSB and is in final uses of obtaining the international .ccreditation.
ISM’S STRENGTHS ARE:
• An innovative, industry-relevant curriculum focused on ‘continuous -playability’.
• Strong ‘Industry Connect’ incorporated at every stage of a student’s journey
• A blend of academically and professionally qualified faculty.
• Innovative pedagogy that includes
Personality Enhancement Program
’EP), award-winning 4.5 months industry Internship Program (IIP), Lab
for Business Analytics (in partnership with IBM), Prabhudas Lilladher Finance Lab (supported by BSE/NSE), Bloomberg Terminal and a Sustainability Centre, where students have worked in projects with Infosys.
Staying true to its belief of maintaining close industry connect, IFIM is always seeking to identify skill gaps in the market so that we can set up students for success. Upon recognizing a global demand for big data and analytics capabilities, with the Indian market estimated to grow to USD 1 billion by the end of the year, and a severe shortage of manpower in this area- it was decided to create a new program dedicated to analytics. Hence, a specially delineated 15-month EPGDM Business Analytics program for working executives, from all management bands, was launched by IFIM in partnership with IBM.
Owing to its industry orientation, the program has a large number of benefits like virtual classes and Hybrid nature of program delivery, AICTE approved EPGDM degree, certification of program completion from IBM, Industry mentors and access of the state-of-the-art IBM Business Analytics Lab at the IFIM campus.
The IFIM Business School Campus is spread over 2 acres of land and the infrastructure consists of a computer lab, an integrated Wi-Fi enabled campus, student activity areas such as a lounge and snack bar, 24 classrooms of varying seating capacities, three conference halls
exclusively for Executive Development Programmes, a centrally air-conditioned auditorium, an amphitheater, Placement office, Admissions office and an Administration department. The IFIM hostel is located in close proximity from the main campus and it has excellent boarding facilities for students. The hostel has a state of the art gymnasium, open space for outdoor sports and facilities for indoor sports. IFIM successfully runs a number of International Collaborations like Exchange Programmes with ESC Rennes School of Business- France, Manchester Metropolitan University, BICOCCA Universita DegliStudi Di Milano, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Business, FachHochschuleLubeck University of Applies Sciences and The University of Plymouth.
People can even give IAS exam which is conducted by UPSC after studying from this university
A few recent awards/endorsements for Industry Engagements
i) Outstanding Business School (South), National Education Awards at the World Education Congress 2015 by ABP News
ii) Best Institution for Promoting Industry — Academia Interface, National Education Excellence Awards 2015 by ASSOCHAM
iii) Most promising B-School with Excellent Industry Interface, Asia Education Summit 2015 by World Wide Achievers & PERSON