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Filling up SC/ST quota in IIMs a challenge: Milind Kamble

Kamble, also the founder chairperson of the Dalit Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, said IIMs will give priority to bridging the gap between upgrading academics and providing human resources for industrial needs.

PhD must for corporate executives applying for IIM director post: Govt

The IIM Act, which came into effect on January 31, grants statutory powers to all 20 IIMs, including for appointment of directors and chairpersons and members of the Board of Governors.


Senior executives can now apply to be IIM director

Before the IIM Act kicked in this January, there were no fixed recruitment rules for the post of director. However, in the last decade, a PhD along with teaching experience has been a prerequisite for the post.

Charged Rs 52 crore in taxes, IIM-Ahmedabad seeks HRD Ministry's intervention

With the revenue department treating IIM-Ahmedabad as a “commercial coaching centre” to levy taxes, the institute, in its letter to the ministry, has said that it is an educational institute and has always been covered under categories that are exempted from paying service tax.

IIM Act: Prakash Javadekar to meet all 20 directors next week

The first draft of the IIM Bill had the HRD Minister as the head of the Coordination Forum, but this was dropped at the behest of the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), which wanted the body to be chaired by an eminent person.

IIM students want MBA degree to be fixed for one-year course

Nearly 412 students have already signed the petition.


Nagpur wins battle for first IIM, Pune gets promise of ‘next’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi may visit next month to lay the foundation stone of the institute.

Age issue holds up Boston univ prof from accepting IIM-B top job

Since Vachani is two years away from turning 65, his age has become a bone of contention.

Briefly region

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday said that keeping aside their political affiliations and ideologies,all the political parties of the country should join hands.

I do a lot of thinking before endorsing a brand: Amitabh Bachchan at IIM

Amitabh also urged son Abhishek and daughter- in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to conduct themselves in a manner that does not affect the product endorsed.