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Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore

Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Autonomous University
  • Government
  • Estd. 1973
  • Institution of National Importance

Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIM Bangalore), was established in 1973 by the Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Government of India. Recognised as an Institute of National Importance, IIM Bangalore aspires to be a contextually relevant business school with world-class academic standards, producing socially responsible administrators, leaders, and entrepreneurs.

Students can pursue 5 postgraduate (PG), and doctorate (PhD) courses at IIM Bangalore. Among the PG courses, three provide the degree of Master of Business Administration (MBA). Applications for admission to IIM Bangalore can be submitted online via their official website. Admission to the PG courses at IIM Bangalore is secured by candidates on the basis of their merit in graduation and the Common Admission Test (CAT). For doctoral degrees, admission is secured on the basis of the candidate's merit in postgraduation and Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) / Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) / GAT.

The highly qualified faculty of IIM Bangalore strives to create and disseminate knowledge maintaining the highest standards while pursuing excellence, innovations and inclusiveness. The Placement Team of IIM Bangalore arranges summer internships for the students, and then final placements at many institutions of national and international repute.

IIM Bangalore, provides the best available infrastructural support to ensure the holistic development of students. The Library at IIM Bangalore has an extensive collection of books, journals and periodicals, as well as a digital section providing members access to a host of e-resources. Students are provided hostel accommodations separately for boys and girls at IIM Bangalore, with all necessary amenities. Promoting an active lifestyle for the students, IIM Bangalore has provisions for various sports and games. Regular classes at IIM Bangalore take place in spacious smart classrooms. The fully Wi-Fi-enabled campus of IIM Bangalore also has a cafeteria, a medical centre, auditorium and seminar halls, and ATM facility for the students and staff to avail.


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  • NIRF 2023 Ranking

    Management - Rank 2


Admission Procedure

Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore conducts its admission procedure according to the Common Admission Test (CAT) outcome. The students interested in applying for the postgraduate degree programme can apply through the institute's official website. The admissions for the Master of Business Administration (MBA) courses are made according to the merits secured by the candidates in their undergraduate degree course from a recognised university along with the merits secured by the students in their CAT examination. After the selection of the candidates, the final selection of the candidates is made according to the outcomes of the candidates in an analytical written test and personal interview conducted by the IIM Bangalore authorities.

The selection of applicants for the MBA degree in Agri-Business Management is made upon the merits secured by the candidates in their bachelor's degree examination from a relevant agricultural subject from a recognised university. For students applying for the doctoral degree programmes, the selection of the applicants is based upon the merits secured by the students in their postgraduate degree course along with merits secured in Common Admission Test (CAT).


The students of the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore provide its students with excellent faculty support. Highly-qualified faculties with immense expertise and experience in the different branches of managerial studies guide the students in achieving overall development. The students are provided with hands-on learning of the various aspects of management studies. Under the able guidance of the competent faculties, the students are focused on the various aspects of the subject matter along with the various aspects of research.



Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore provides its students with excellent placement support. IIM Bangalore campus has a well-functioning Placement Department that undertakes opportunities of providing its students with excellent employment opportunities across various reputable organisations. Every year various companies with national and international repute visit IIM Bangalore to conduct an on-campus placement. The students appearing for the campus interviews are provided with every possible motivation to perform in the interviews decently. Every year IIM Bangalore has been successful in placing its students at several reputable organisations with great packages offered to them. The students get placed at several organisations like Tata Consultancy Services, Flipkart, Oracle, Google, Hindustan Unilever Limited, PwC India, Microsoft, Mindtree, Samsung India, Wipro, and many more.

  • Average Package
  • 33.8 LPA


The students of the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore can benefit from various scholarships and financial aids offered by the institution. The students can avail of scholarship programmes like the "Aditya Birla Scholarship", "OPJEMS Scholarship", "Runwal Education Trust Scholarship", "Yes Bank Scholarship", NTPC Scholarship Scheme, Employment in Social Sector Scholarship, Ministry of Tribal Affairs Scholarship, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment Scholarship, and many more scholarship and endowment programmes.

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    Bannerghatta Road, Bengaluru-560076

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Latest Updates: 9th January, 2023


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