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


The Post Graduate Programme in Management leading to:

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP) is a master’s level programme, leading to the grant of a degree of Master of Business Administration (MBA). The two-year full-time residential programme is designed to equip students to take on leadership roles in an increasingly complex and dynamic global scenario. It lasts six trimesters, spread over two years, with a summer project intermediary. PGP is one of the most highly placed programmes in global rankings and is currently ranked 31st in the Financial Times ranking -2022.

IIMB benchmarks its curriculum against the best in the world to ensure that it delivers quality business education, based on the best pedagogic practices. The course content and design are inspired by management practices backed by a strong fundamental framework with an orientation towards contemporary and emerging management issues. The programme lays the foundation for conceptual and analytical reasoning and gives the students an insight into the dynamics of business. It revolves around the principle that business leaders are not mass-produced; they are nurtured and developed with care. IIMB believes in building leaders through holistic, transformative and innovative education.

IIMB has multi-disciplinary Centres of Excellence that focus on different areas such as Capital Markets, Corporate Governance & Citizenship, Entrepreneurship, Public Policy, Supply Chain Management, etc.

At the core of IIMB is its faculty, a 140-plus group of highly qualified researchers, academicians and practitioners from universities and industries worldwide. The faculty members generate knowledge through cutting-edge research and consulting in all functional areas of management.


IIMB's curricula, innovative teaching methods, exposure to industry-best practices and experiential learning emphasize the distinctive challenges of managing in the global context. Various clubs, social projects, action-oriented courses, contemporary studies and student self-governance initiatives help develop critical thinking and leadership skills.

The PGP has nurtured some of the brightest young minds of India for more than 40 years. Alumni have distinguished themselves across the world in leading organizations in the domains of consulting, finance and investment banking, sales and marketing, etc. Many of our alumni have also been running successful entrepreneurial ventures. IIMB has posted a strong and sustained placements record. Multinational corporations recognize IIMB as a source of talent for their global operations.

Aditya Bhat, PGP 2020-22

Mythili K, PGP 2020-22

Vinit Kumar, PGP 2020-22

Viriezo Vizo, PGP 2020-22

Adithya Kantharaj, PGP 2021-23

Anurag Rathi, PGP 2021-23

Bhargavi Prajapati, PGP 2021-23

Bhavana Gaddam, PGP 2021-23

Krishna Wadhwa, PGP 2021-23

Nuhad Bardai, PGP 2021-23

Shreyas S, PGP 2021-23

Siddhartha, PGP 2021-23