Established in 1961, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmadabad, IIM A, is ranked as one of the Top B-Schools in India by MBAUniverse.com in its Top B-School Ranking 2010
Online PR News – 25-February-2011 – – The Indian Institute of Management, Ahmadabad, better known as IIM Ahmadabad is located in the western state of Gujarat. IIM A, has evolved from being India's premier MBA institute to be one of the Top B-Schools in India for MBA in just four decades. IIM A enjoys the position of the top B-School as over 600 people compete for this top B- School. IIM A is not only ranked at the apex by the Indian B School rankings but it is also positioned high in the Global Rankings as well. IIM A organizes some of the most awaited events in the management domain. According to The Economist’s survey of global business schools in 2009, IIM A is considered to be the "toughest in the world to get into" as over 600 people compete for every seat of this top B-School.
From the very start the founders of IIM A, introduced the concept of faculty governance: all members of the faculty of IIM A play an important role in administering the diverse academic and non-academic activities of the Institute. The empowerment of the faculty has been the propelling force behind the high quality of learning experience at IIM A, which brought it to the position of one of the Top B-Schools in India.
The Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, IIM A had initial collaboration with Harvard Business School. This collaboration greatly influenced the Institute's approach to education. Gradually, it emerged as a confluence of the best of Eastern and Western values.
Effective governance and quality education are seen as critical aspects of IIM A.