Articles tagged under: iima

Professor Bharat Bhaskar appointed IIMA Director

January 23, 2023
Professor Bharat Bhaskar appointed IIMA Director

Amdavad: January 23, 2023: The Indian Institute of Ahmedabad (IIMA), a premier global management institute, today announced the appointment of Professor Bharat Bhasker as the Director of IIMA for a period of five years with effect from March 01, 2023. Professor Bhasker, currently holds the position of Professor of Information Technology and Systems at IIM Lucknow and will assume the position with effect from March 01, 2023. In the interim, the Board of Governors has appointed Prof Arindam Banerj...Read More

IIM Ahmedabad opposes plea for reservation in PhD course in Gujarat HC

January 17, 2023
IIM Ahmedabad opposes plea for reservation in PhD course in Gujarat HC

Ahmedabad: The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) has opposed a public interest litigation (PIL) filed in the Gujarat High Court seeking reservation for PhD course, citing that operational freedom was an integral part of the institute's DNA. Despite being a statutory body under the IIM Act, 2017, the IIMA continues to be an autonomous and independent institute with no funding from the government, the country's premier B-school said in an affidavit filed recently in response to th...Read More

Pankaj Patel becomes Chairperson of IIMA

November 16, 2022
Pankaj Patel becomes Chairperson of  IIMA

Vastrapur: The Indian Institute of Ahmedabad (IIMA), a premier global management institute (www.iima.ac.in), today announced the appointment of Mr. Pankaj R. Patel as the new Chairperson of the IIMA Board of Governors effective November 16, 2022. Mr. Pankaj R. Patel succeeds Mr. Kumar Mangalam Birla, who completed his four years term yesterday. He is the fourteenth Chairperson of the IIMA since the institute was founded in 1961. Prior to being appointed as Chairperson, Mr. Pankaj R. Patel h...Read More

Compare with best in the world, Narayana Murthy to entrepreneurs at TiECON in Gujarat

September 24, 2022
Compare with best in the world, Narayana Murthy to entrepreneurs at TiECON in Gujarat

Ahmedabad: Comparing yourself with the best in the world may be difficult but is a key attribute to building a successful company, said NR Narayana Murthy, Co Founder of Infosys, while addressing entrepreneurs, startups, and investors at TiECON 2022, the flagship event of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) Ahmedabad yesterday. “It is my advice to all the wonderful entrepreneurs here. Try and compare yourself with the best in the world in your field. Today, it may appear very difficult, very expe...Read More

IIMA sets up the Kamla Chowdhry Communications Hub in honour of its first faculty member

September 05, 2022
IIMA sets up the Kamla Chowdhry Communications Hub in honour of its first faculty member

Announced on Teacher’s Day 2022, the Hub will help enhance the Institute’s brand globally Ahmedabad:  On the occasion of Teacher’s Day, the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA), a premier global management Institute, announces the creation of the Kamla Chowdhry Communications Hub, named after its first faculty member, Professor Kamla Chowdhry, and her outstanding contribution to IIMA's growth and success. Professor Kamla Chowdhry, an acknowledged academician was the first...Read More

IIMA says its refreshed logo will continue to have the status line in Sanskrit

April 01, 2022
IIMA says its refreshed logo will continue to have the status line in Sanskrit

Ahmedabad: Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA) has released a statement on the controversy regarding its proposed logo. 'The institute, in the process of revamping its website, found the need to refresh the logo. Evaluation, exploration, development of wordmark, development of brandmark were all kept in mind while coming up with the final design recommendations.' 'The proposed logo continues the legacy of the original logo, retains the status line in Sanskrit (Vidya Viniyoga...Read More

IIM Ahmedabad completes PGP Final Placements 2021 – 2022

February 25, 2022
IIM Ahmedabad completes PGP Final Placements 2021 – 2022

Ahmedabad (Press Release): The Final Placement process for the MBA Class of 2022 of the Post Graduate Programme (PGP) in Management at IIM Ahmedabad was  completed. Firms from multiple domains participated across the three clusters in Final placements, with all students being placed across more than 20 cohorts. Placement Process The final placement process was conducted in two stages. The first was the Laterals process where firms interviewed students with prior work experience and offer...Read More

IIMA honours five alumni with the Young Alumni Achiever’s Award 2021

January 06, 2022
IIMA honours five alumni with the Young Alumni Achiever’s Award 2021

Sabarmati: The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA), a premier global management institute, announced the winners of the 7th edition of its Young Alumni Achiever’s Awards 2021 (YAAA 2021) recently. Initiated in 2015, these awards are given to its alumni under the age of 45 in recognition of their outstanding achievements and contributions. Announcing the winners, Professor Errol D’Souza, Director, IIMA, said, “Our alumni continue to make us proud with their accomplishments a...Read More

IIM Ahmedabad and Bank of America partner to set up a Centre for Digital Transformation

August 26, 2021
IIM Ahmedabad and Bank of America partner to set up a Centre for Digital Transformation

Ahmedabad (Press Release): Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA), the premier global management institution, has partnered with Bank of America to launch a Centre for Digital Transformation (CDT). The Centre aspires to become a vibrant knowledge hub for academia, policymaking, and the private sector by facilitating cutting-edge research on digital transformation and innovation. The Centre for Digital Transformation was launched with an event which was attended by faculty members of ...Read More