Indian Institute of Plantation Management was established in the year. Institute is jointly sponsored by the plantation sector & the Commodity Boards like Tea Board, Coffee Board, Spices Board, Rubber Board, and Plantation Associations, viz. Indian Tea Association (ITA) and UPASI. The institute offers programs in the plantation sector & other associated agri-business sectors.

It offers PGDM- ABPM (approved by AICTE), FPM (Fellow Program in Management) in ABPM, certificate course in Tea Tasting and Marketing (PCP-TTM) etc.

As per latest updates, application deadline for IIPM PGDM Admission 2021 has been extended till March 31, 2021. Admission will be based on CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT scores. Visit the official website to apply. The students of the institute are educated by experienced faculty and by some distinguished faculty from renowned institutions.

Facts and Figures:

Established in



Karnataka Society Registration Act


The institute has a spacious and well stocked library with modern facilities & internet access. The library has about 8000 books related to subjects, about 140 Journals in addition to several audio/video cassettes & CDs for the students.

Computer center

The institute has a well equipped computer center. The computer center has about 30 high speed processors. It also has access to internet via BSNL.

Technical Lab

There is a technical lab which is well equipped and certain lab session are conducted here the students.


The institute provides Separate hostel accommodation facility for both boys & girls. Hostel is provided with required facility for students.

Why to Join Indian Institute of Plantation Management?

1. Respectable and renowned achievements: The institute has got many awards in recent years. Prof. V. G. Dhanakumar, Director of IIPM has received the Bharat Vidya Shiromani Award and a Certificate of Excellence, and he also got the Indian Leadership Award for Education Excellence award in the year 2013 and many other awards are also received by IIPM, Bangalore for its excellence.

2. Pioneer in Training Paradigm –The institute Training program revolve around the conception of BEST Manager [B - Behavioral; E - Economic; S - Strategic; T - Technical]. The program for the training is designed on basis of these 4 dimensions which will make it useful for all the participants.