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 program helps Pre-doc fellows explore their research interest and prepares them for a full-fledged doctoral programme. The math clinic and writing workshop helped me understand the use of statistics in research and the science and art of academic writing, respectively.”

- Mohammad Salman (2019-20), OB & HRM

“The fellowship has kindled new ideas and opened up aspects of research for me. It is helping me explore opportunities in my research career.”

- Elizabeth George (2019-20),  Economics & Social Sciences

“I sought exposure at a globally respected business school when I chose this program. Among the various skills that I have acquired at IIMB in the last five months, I am learning to be more disciplined, especially regarding time management and seeking relevant information in class. I am learning to read and write research papers and work in teams.”

- Robiul Awal (2019-20), Strategy

“The flexible curriculum, the plethora of research resources and the expert guidance, in the form of mentorship, are the key highlights of the program. Faculty mentors at IIMB provide help the pre-doc fellows explore potential research topics. The coursework and tutorial classes help improve our subject knowledge. Our interaction with the PhD scholars here help us understand the nuances of a doctoral programme.”

- Sahajdeep Kaur (2019-20),  Finance & Accounting

“The programme structure and academic engagements are unique. The maths and academic writing workshops and the faculty guidance have been invaluable.”

- Sangita Barwa (2019-20), OB & HRM

“The Pre-doctoral programme at IIMB was enriching in every sense. The coursework enhanced my understanding and appreciation of Economics. My most precious takeaway from the programme is research exposure. My year at IIMB was an excellent and life-changing experience, and being part of this school has enhanced my overall personality. It has made me a better learner and a better researcher. I also value the friends that I have made during the year.”

- Shivani Kushwaha (2018-19),  Economics & Social Sciences

“Joining the programme is one of the best decisions that I have taken. The academic environment, the supportive faculty and the courses offered at IIMB are all in the best interests of aspiring research scholars.”

- Muhammed Sadiq T (2018-19), Information Systems

“The programme has helped me gain admission into a doctoral programme at a top institute.”

- Mrutyunjaya Sahoo (2018-19),  Finance & Accounting