IIM News

IIM-Kashipur registers 100% placement, BFSI sector dominates

IIM-Kashipur summer placement: A total of 82 companies participated in the process offering 235 positions to 233 students who applied for summer internships through the institute. The highest stipend was Rs 460,000

IIM Calcutta students bag average salary of Rs 25.36 lakh

With 24 students accepting offers, Accenture became the largest recruiter at IIM Calcutta this year. Some student volunteers co-developed a scheduling system with a Bangalore-based startup.


Appointment of IIM-Rohtak director: Punjab & Haryana HC notice to Centre

The Punjab and Haryana High Court Monday sought a response from the Union government on a petition challenging the appointment of IIM-Ahmedabad Professor Dheeraj Sharma as the Director of IIM-Rohtak.

CAT Results 2018: Topper Rounak Majumdar explains key to success

Rounak, 22-year-old IIT Kanpur alumnus managed his work along with academics and secured 100 percentile in CAR 2018 exam. He shifted his stream from mechanical engineering to MBA only to emerge as a topper.

Through this IIT-Delhi alumnus' innovation, visually-impaired can see pictures and diagrams

The device developed by a national award-winning female scientist, Ankita Gulati, faced challenges in convincing the visually-impaired and also fellow industry-players as she was often the only woman in the events, conferences etc.

Admissions open for IIT, IIM, ISI's joint business analytics programme, apply by January 10

The last date to apply for the Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics is January 10, 2019.


This IIM-Calcutta alumnus creates waterless bath technology for Indian Army, Navy

IIM Alumnus, Puneet Gupta was earning around Rs 1 crore in a firm. However, the idea to serve Indian defence forces made him innovate a product that can help people bathe without water

IIM-Bangalore and IIT-Bombay to discuss 'future of learning'

The 2019 conference will address significant issues such as: how should the learning model 4.0 be in line with the principles of industry 4.0; how to bring in the vast majorities of underserved/unserved learners into the emerging learning networks; the barriers to transformation among others

IIMs urge govt to permit awarding degree for one-year management programme

In a meeting held between the IIM directors and the higher education secretary this week, the premier business schools broached the possibility of awarding masters degree for the one-year postgraduate course for executives.

IIM autonomy: HRD (Irani) resisted but PMO pushed, helped by HRD (Javadekar)

The Indian Express under the Right to Information Act show that much before the law was passed by Parliament, on December 19 last year, there was a strong difference of opinion within the government too — over IIM autonomy and accountability.