International Management Institute


Background:International Management Institute (IMI) established in 1981, is India’s first corporate-sponsored Business School. IMI follows international standard curricula, which has been enriched in the past, by its academic collaborations with erstwhile International Management Institute, Geneva; Faculty of Management, McGill University, Montreal, and Manchester Business School, U.K. The school with strong support from the Indian industry has grown into one of the most prestigious business schools in the country and has been consistently ranked amongst the top 15 B-schools in India.

International Management Institute (IMI), Bhubaneswar commenced the classes for the first batch of PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management) approved by AICTE on August 2011. The new campus of IMI at Bhubaneswar is dedicated to develop socially sensitive, ethical, value adding leaders and organizations through relevant teaching, research, training and consulting that serve stakeholders’ interests.

IMI, Bhubaneswar has world-class infrastructure at the brand new, fully residential 16-acre campus designed by an internationally renowned architect. The aesthetically designed exteriors, wide open spaces and large well appointed classrooms, syndicate rooms, multi-use Auditoriums, state-of-the-art Library & Computer Centre and self sufficient MDP Centre with AC Lecture and Seminar Halls are truly the hallmark of the new campus. In short, with cutting-edge technology blending effortlessly with serene and verdant surroundings, the ambience at IMI, Bhubaneswar is truly outstanding and highly conducive for learning.


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The 2 year Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (AICTE approved) is designed to prepare students for careers in industry, across functional areas. The programme equips students with strong conceptual skills to manage businesses in an integrated manner. The emphasis is on developing a holistic manager with a vision to take on the challenges of the future.


To build awareness about the socio-economic environment, both domestic & international and its implications for businesses
To hone analytical and problem-solving skills using modern day managerial tools to enhance decision making capabilities
To impart state-of-the-art skills and knowledge in functional areas of management with the objective of preparing students for cross-functional roles in industry
To develop the students’ personality, integrated with strong values and positive attitude so as to be receptive to societal concerns and ethical conduct

Duration:IMI follows the trimester system with the academic calendar beginning in June every year with each term having a duration of 11-12 weeks
At the end of the first three terms of the programme, all students are required to undergo compulsory industry summer training for 8-10 weeks in industry


The Programme:The Post-Graduate Diploma in Management for Professionals was started by the Institute in July 1986 at Delhi. The programme was started by IMI Bhubaneswar in September 2013. The programme offered by IMI is a reflection of its two year full time programme in terms of its content and academic rigor keeping in view the commitment of IMI to promote post-experience management education in the country.

The programme is designed to impart knowledge and skills in the basic and functional areas of management. It is meant for Professionals who have not had the opportunity to acquire formal management education. The programme is approved by AICTE.

Salient Features

AICTE Approved Programme
Ranked amongst the top emerging B-Schools in India
Innovative, Industry relevant pedagogy
Course flexibly designed for Weekends/Weekdays
Module based learning and industry recognized certification
Flexibility to complete in 5 years
Opportunity to be a member of vast and strong IMI alumni network
Aesthetic infrastructure and Academic ambience

  • To impart theoretical knowledge in the basic and functional areas of management
  • To enhance understanding of real world business complexities by exposing students to case studies and experiential learning situations
  • To develop analytical skills among students for taking decisions at the work place by imparting understanding of management tools and techniques
  • To inculcate values and attitudes which contribute to a socially sensitive & ethical behavior
  • Contact us:
    International Management Institute
    IDCO Plot No. 1, Gothapatna
    PO: Malipada, Dist.: Khurda
    Bhubaneswar- 751003
    Phone : 0674-3042100 (30 Lines)
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