RL Institute of Management Studies was established in the year 1998 and run by Subbalakshmi Lakshmipathy Foundation. RLIMS obtained autonomous status in the year 2006 and serves as an autonomous body. Institute offers a postgraduate MBA degree. 

RL Institute of Management Studies Facts & Figures




Madurai, Tamil Nadu

Approved By

All India Council for Technical Education

Affiliated To

Madurai Kamaraj University

Re-accredited By

National Assessment and Accreditation Council

RL Institute of Management Studies Admission

The admission process is based on the scores of any one of the entrance exam namely MAT/ XAT/ CAT/ ATMA/ CMAT:


CMAT is a management entrance test conducted by All India Council for Technical Education. As per CMAT Eligibility, a candidate must possess a full-time Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks as aggregate. CMAT Exam Pattern will be based on 4 sections namely Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension and General Awareness. After the declaration of CMAT Result, shortlisted candidates will be called for Group Discussion and Personal Interview or Written Ability Test.


XAT is conducted by XLRI Jamshedpur, for candidates seeking to MBA/ PGDM courses. XAT Application Form is out in the month of November and will be available on the official website.According to XAT Eligibility Criteria, candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration. 

RL Institute of Management Studies Courses

RLIMS offers a postgraduate degree i.e. Master of Business Administration. This is a two year Residential/ Non Residential Program. MBA program is duly approved by AICTE and affiliated to Madurai Kamaraj University. The specializations in MBA are as follows:

  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Banking
  • Systems
  • Human Resource
  • Insurance

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RL Institute of Management Studies Clubs

There are clubs which perform various types of activities to make learning a little more interesting and enjoyable. The clubs are:



Finance Club

Finance students form the club to help students learn the difference of the financial markets by conducting quizzes on various finance topics.

Marketing Club

The club take into consideration the marketing skills of the students and transform them into successful marketing executives.