Indian Institute of Management, Rohtak (IIM-R) is one of the six new IIMs that were approved by Government of India in August, 2009. It was inaugurated in June, 2010. IIM, Lucknow played a great role in the inception of IIM-R as it provided able mentorship to this institute.
- IIM Rohtak is temporarily functioning from the Maharishi Dayananda University Rohtak campus. The institute will soon be having its own campus in a land spreading over 200 acres of area in the close by Sunaria town.
- The flagship program of IIM Rohtak is 21 months full time post graduate program in Management. The cut off for the admission in 2013-15 batch was 97 based on 2012 CAT scores.
- It has signed a MoU with some reputed international institutes like Kelly School of Business (Indiana University, USA), Singapore Management University (SMU) for academic and research collaboration.
- IIM Rohtak also received the membership of prestigious AACSB accreditation agency on January 18, 2012
- IIM Rohtak is providing excellent placement opportunities to its students. It has recently conducted successful placement season for its third graduating batch (2012-14). Some of the prominent recruiters were HSBC, ICICI, Cognizant, Wipro, Infosys etc.
Research/Publications: The institute has an esteemed faculty who has been engaged not only in dedicating their time to the students but also carrying out a number of research works and publications as well. Some of the published works are-
- Influence of Consumer’s Susceptibility to Interpersonal Influence, Collective Self-Esteem and Age of Fashion Clothing Involvement: A Study of Indian Consumers
- Impact of Indian Cultural Values and Lifestyle on Branded meaning by Indian Youth
- Antecedents to Online Shopping Behavior among Indian Students and such more
Placement Description: IIM Rohtak concluded its final placement process for the batch of 2012-14. Highlights of the placement season are given below-
- Number of companies visited- 61
- Number of offers made- 107
- Number of offers accepted- 107
- Average package of the batch- 9.68 lpa
- Highest package- 17 lpa
Industry wise distribution of students placed (%):
General Management- 8
Human Resource- 2
Sales/ Marketing- 36
Consumer Durables- 5
Facilities: IIM Rohtak provides all the requisite facilities to the students. Some are detailed below-
- Hostel- Students’ hostel is situated within the MD University campus which has 132 rooms fully dedicated to IIM Rohtak. All the facilities are available within the hostel premises including canteen which is managed by student committee of IIM Rohtak.
- IT Resource Center- The IT setup at IIMR comprises of computer labs, computer center with more than 100 computers, videoconferencing facility and subscriptions to various latest Databases and Softwares like- Microsoft, Oracle, TIBCO, IBM etc.
- Knowledge Resource Center- IIM library has a rich collection of books, journals and subscription to various online journals and e-databases. Some of them are-
- National- Dalal Street investment Journal, RBI Bulletin, SEBI & Corporate Law
- International- American Economic Review, Harvard Business Review
- Business Source Complete (EBSCO)
- EMIS Emerging Markets
- Asian Review of Accounting
- Econometrika Package
- Journal of Business Venturing
- Journal of Financial Reporting and Accounting
Festivals/Events: The Indian Institute of Management in Rohtak has a number of festivals that it organizes in the campus every year where students participate in numbers to display their talent.
- Infusion – It is the annual cultural and sports festival of the Indian Institute of Management Rohtak. It is a two-day long event held towards the end of January.
Ranking/Achievements: As a management institute, IIM-R has won good number of recognition and a few awards in different competitions and its students have brought glory to it.
- The institute is in the Asia Pacific top 5 list of the Google Online Marketing Challenge 2012 and holds the position in the top 20 in world GOMC.
- Awards like Best B-School Project Award, HULT Global Case Challenge, and Pan-India Ideators Challenge etc have also seen the students of this institute winning in every competition.
- It has been ranked 29 by MBAUniverse.com B School ranking 2013-14.