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Second-generation IIMs meet HRD Minister over funds crunch

The second-generation IIMs in Ranchi, Rohtak, Raipur, Kashipur, Udaipur, and Trichy were set up by the UPA-II government in 2008. The Cabinet, at that time, had sanctioned Rs 333 crore for each institute to build their campuses.

IIM-Calcutta to launch certificate programme in Advanced Strategic Management

A six-month long programme, Advanced Programme in Strategic Management is aimed at enabling its students to think strategically, right from inception to implementation


IIM Jammu to get new website and logo; off-campus centre in Kashmir soon

The new website will be instrumental in furnishing details about the institute, administrative activities, programs conducted at IIM Jammu, faculties, achievements of the faculty, and the activities of student committees

Auto-driver to IIM case study: Pyare Khan's journey on uncharted highway

Between the story of these two loans lies the story of how Khan, now 41, scripted one of the most heartwarming entrepreneurial success stories. Registered in 2013, Khan’s Ashmi Road Transport Pvt Ltd is now a Rs 400-cr-turnover company that owns a fleet of 125 trucks and hires a fleet of over 3,000 trucks a day to ferry steel and power infrastructure across the country, and even abroad.

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.