Centres Of Excellence

To focus on new and emerging areas of research and education, Centres of Excellence have been established within the Institute. These ‘virtual' centres draw on resources from its stakeholders, and interact with them to enhance core competencies



Faculty members at IIMB generate knowledge through cutting-edge research in all functional areas of management that would benefit public and private sector companies, and government and society in general.


IIMB Management Review

Journal of Indian Institute of Management Bangalore

IIM Bangalore offers Degree-Granting Programmes, a Diploma Programme, Certificate Programmes and Executive Education Programmes and specialised courses in areas such as entrepreneurship and public policy.


About IIMB

The Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) believes in building leaders through holistic, transformative and innovative education


Practice in Public Spaces

Practice in Public Spaces is a talk series recently launched by CPP. The series is a dialogue between practitioners and discussants on areas relating to public policy and management. The dialogue draws on the experiences and real-life cases handled by practitioners on significant projects that have impacted the city and country. The talk series, which is open to the general public, provides an opportunity to understand the complexities involved in implementing policies in India. The talks that have been conducted this year are:

  • A talk by noted journalist Paranjoy Guha Thakurta titled “Political Economy of Hydrocarbon Governance: Cases of Crony Capitalism” on 28th November 2012.
  • A talk of Practice in Public Spaces Series by Shri N Sivasailam, MD, titled “Bangalore Metro & Challenges” held on 30th Jan 2013.
  • A talk in the Practice in Public Spaces series by Shri S V Ranganath, Chief Secretary, and Government of Karnataka on “Good Governance in a Context of Competing Political Priorities” held on 27th February 2013.
  • A talk on “Environmental concerns, urban planning for transport and smart transportation” by Prof. Edward Jobson, Environmental Director, Volvo Bus Corporation on 27th Oct 2014 at 3pm – 4.15pm.
  • A talk on “Indo-US Engagement in the Coming Decade” by Richard M. Rossow Senior Fellow and Wadhwani Chair at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, on 4th December 2014 at 4pm to 5.15 pm at C-23 classroom.
  • Public Policy Seminar Series on Third OECD Economic Survey of India on February 16, 2015 at MDC Conference Hall. Speakers: Catherine L Mann, Isabella Joumard and Piritta Sorsa.
  • Talk on Skills, Education and Growth in India and China by Mr. Shang-Jin Wei on 15th December 2015.



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2017 - 2018


Visitors -  Dr. Carlos Pena, Vice Rector, University of Santa Maria, Caracas(Venezuela)

February 16, 2018


28th February 2018
3 Panel Discussion on “Post Budget Insights” 10th February 2018
4 Meeting on sewage treatment regulation and manual scavenging 27th January,  2018
5 Karnataka Innovation Seminar Series , 12 seminars held jointly with DPPMS, GoK  23rd December, 2017 – 17th January, 2018
6 XII Annual International conference on Public Policy and Management The theme is Inclusion and Exclusion: Policy and Practice 7th – 9th August 2017
7 “Analyzing Intergenerational Mobility: Measures, Curves and Welfare” by Prof. James Foster July 11, 2017
8 Visitors -  delegation of nine Australian Labor Party representatives and advisors 30th June , 2017
9 Panel Discussion on “Post Budget Insights” 19th February 2017
10 Conclave on “Affordable Healthcare” 18th February 2017
11 Training programme for the students of Faculty of Oriental Studies of the Vietnam National University, Hanoi, “The India Experience 2017” January 12 – 22, 2017


Earlier Events

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2011-2012 2010-2011 2009-2010
2008-2009 2007-2008 2006-2007
2005-2006 2004-2005 2003-2004
2002-2000 2015-2016  

Government of Karnataka (GoK) Partnership activities