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 objective of the Doctoral Programme in Management at Indian Institute of Management is to prepare students for careers in research and teaching in academic institutions engaged in business management and public policy. 

Vision and Objectives

The Doctoral Programme in Management at Indian Institute of Management aims to:

  • Add substantially to the body of knowledge through research, both applied and - conceptual, and to disseminate such knowledge.

  • Impact formulation, implementation, and evaluation of public policies.


  • Provide rigorous, inter-disciplinary training that will equip students with the ability to conduct cutting-edge research of international standard.

  • Contribute to the creation and transmission of knowledge with emphasis on issues faced by firms and organizations in India.

  • Help meet the teaching and research manpower needs of academia and industry.


  • Emphasis on creation of knowledge in all areas of business management.

  • Professional ethics and intellectual honesty.

  • Rigor in interdisciplinary research and training.

  • Building linkages with other leading research organizations.

Students who successfully complete the programme are awarded of the degree “Doctor of Philosophy”


PhD Student at IIMB