The International Management Institute (IMI) is one of India’s top business schools and a leading provider of executive education in India. If you are looking to go to a top business school in India then find out why IMI could be the right choice for you.
IMI was founded in 1981 and is situated in India’s capital city of New Delhi. New Delhi is a one of the fastest growing cities in the world and is rated the best city to live in in India. There are many benefits to studying in New Delhi, not least the wealth of historical buildings to visit and explore.
IMI was the first business school in India to be founded by institutions from the private sector. Some of these founding members include global companies such as Nestle, Tata Chemicals and BOC.
Ranked 37th by Business Today top 50 business schools 2011 and 38th by the Hindustan Times top 50 business schools in India 2011, IMI is a popular choice for Indian executives looking to get ahead in their career.
The IMI Executive MBA/PGDM program spans 15 months and combined 12 months of course work with a 3 month project aimed at putting the knowledge and skills learned in the classroom in to practice. This final 3 months of practical experience can be carried out in your employers business.
Students come from a vast array of backgrounds including corporate sponsored, family owned businesses, international students, entrepreneurs and even the defence sector. The program is aimed at providing India’s executives with the skills required for leadership, the ability to make incisive and informed business decisions and a sound understanding of how to conduct business in a global context.
To give the program a truly global feel there is a 6 week international module included as part of the 12 month course work curriculum. This module helps students to get a global perspective on business and where India fits in to the wider global economy.
As well as the international module mentioned above the core curriculum also includes:
- Economics for Management
- Management Accounts
- Managing Personnel
- Business Information and Statistics
In addition to the core curriculum a wide range of elective topics are available to choose from, including:
PGDM Elective Modules
- Sales & Marketing
- Quantitate Analysis
- Operations Management
- Change Management and Human Resources
The IMI executive MBA admissions criteria are as follows:
- Graduates in the 10+2+3 or equivalent system in any discipline recognized by the Association of Indian Universities
- Minimum of 5 years work experience
- Maximum of 10 years work experience
- Competent in English language
IMI has a strict plagiarism policy and any work considered to have used ‘unfair means’ will be marked as an F. If you missed our recent article on the importance of avoiding plagiarism and creating unique work that is you own you can find the article here – Plagiarism – Make sure your final MBA dissertation os your own!
For further information on The International Management Institute, New Delhi and the executive management programs offered visit their website – www.imi.edu