Most of the things about this place is good. The experience that you have here is greater than the sum of the parts. But there are few bad things also like every other college related to administration.
I think the college prepares you well for the industry in terms of discipline and rigour. if you can handle the first year at IIMA, you can pretty much handle anything in life.
Call me biased, but I think the college prepares you well for the industry in terms of discipline and rigour. if you can handle the first year at IIMA, you can pretty much handle anything in life.
College life is sometimes very hectic during the 2 years, especially 1st year when we are not used to such rigorous pressure. The management must ensure that people get outlets to release this pressure, like some fun events and if possible to reduce the n
Apart from everything that is great, Institute is still need to evolve in new generation of marketing of its own brands. It is very important that it becomes one of the top 10 global b-school.
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) is the most sought after public business school of India. It was established on December 16, 1960, as an initiative to channelize the efforts that were being made to make India an industrially sound fledgling nation. It was the second Indian Institute of Management (IIM) to be established, after IIM Calcutta. It is consistently ranked as one of the best business schools in India and in the Asia-Pacific region.
Alumni: IIMA’s Alumni have created, joined & transformed a wide range of organisations in diverse fields. Few of the distinguished ones include:
Academic Overview: IIMA is the world renowned for its academic excellence. The primary learning tool at IIMA is case methodology which is further supplemented by group projects, seminars, lectures, simulation games, role-plays and industrial visits. Along with its academic programs, it also offers research in various management field. The institute has made its mark in the research area. It has following research centres-
Facilities at IIMA:
Vikram Sarabhai Library spread over an area of 20,120 sq. ft. is an invaluable source of knowledge supplementing researches and projects.
IIMA has a fitness center spread over an area of 1740 sq. ft. complete with modern fitness and body-building equipment’s.
Students Personal and Career Development Center (SPCDC)- SPCDC offers psychological and psychotherapeutic services to students, faculty and staff for personal, social and professional exploration
Festivals: The most noteworthy festivals and events managed by IIMA students include-
Annual marketing fair targeted at the general public in Ahmedabad
The biggest and most prestigious B-school summit in the country hosted by IIMA annually
IIMA’s annual inter-institute cultural festival
Organized annually by the Institute’s Fellow (doctoral) Program students primarily for researchers in business schools
An annual event staged by PGPX students to promote interaction between industry and academia
T-nite (Talent Nite)
Small scale, not open to general public but one of the most eagerly awaited events
Sports, literature and cultural festival
Annual Food festival
The Financial Times
Scholarship: The institute endeavours to help the deserving candidates to pursue management studies. The following are few scholarship schemes currently offered by the institute-
Awards: The institute offers the following awards and honours to recognize the efforts of students as well as staff-