INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT AHMEDABAD
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (IIM) AHMEDABAD
The Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, better known as IIM Ahmedabad or simply IIM-A, is a school of management located in Ahmedabad, Gujarat.According to the Economist’s survey of global business schools in 2009, IIMA is considered to be the “toughest in the world to get into” as over 600 people compete for every seat.IIMA has evolved from being India’s premier management institute to a notable international school of management in just four decades.The Institute 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.
IIMA’s mission is to help India and other developing countries improve their managerial practices both in the private and in the public sectors, and adopt superior public policies. It seeks to do this through producing risk-taking leader-managers who will pioneer new managerial practices and set new standards; through producing teachers and researchers who will generate new ideas of International significance; and through purposeful consulting aimed at helping client organizations scale new heights.
The Indian Institute Of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad has the following objectives :
- To provide learning facilities to men and women of exceptional caliber for pursuing careers in management or becoming teachers and researchers in different management fields
- To promote knowledge through research, both applied and conceptual, relevant to management, and to disseminate such knowledge through publications
- To participate in and contribute to the formulation of public policy, which would provide answers to questions of social importance
- To enhance the decision-making skills and the administrative competence of practicing managers and assist organizations to solve their managerial problems by providing them with consulting services based on actual requirements
- To collaborate with other institutions in India and abroad with a view to further professionalizing management education and assisting in institution building, in a meaningful manner
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