Author: Great Lakes Institute of Management

Great Lakes Institute of Management, established in 2004 by Dr. Bala V. Balachandran, has emerged as a leading B-school in India within a short span of 10 years. Led by exceptional academic faculty, steered by an outstanding advisory council and buoyed by the international collaborations, Great Lakes has, within a short span of 10 years emerged as a top-ranked business school, ranked 8th among 1 year MBA program by Outlook India, 9th under Executive Programs by Business Today, 10th among Executive Programs by CNBC-TV18 and 16th among top Indian B-schools by Business India in 2013. In 2014, Great Lakes was accredited by Association of MBAs (AMBA, UK) for its PGPM and PGXPM programs and became the youngest B-school in India to receive this prestigious international accreditation. Great Lakes has 40+ full time faculty and 130+ visiting faculty including over 20 international faculty from top global schools like Yale, Kellogg, Stanford, etc. Further collaborations with world's leading institutions like Yale University, Nanyang Technological University, University of Houston, University of Bordeaux, etc., have helped Great Lakes in globally benchmarking its programs. Great Lakes has a 27.5 acres LEED Platinum rated green campus in Chennai and a second campus in Delhi-NCR.

Great Lakes Announces Admission For Its One Year Post Graduate Program In Management (PGPM) 2017-18

Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai, announced the admissions open for its flagship One Year full-time Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) which will commence in April 2016. Great Lakes’ PGPM has been consistently ranked in the top 10 one year MBA program in the country. In 2016, the program was ranked 6th by Outlook

Ratan Tata gets candid about TATA Nano and his E-commerce investments at Great Lakes’ 11th Convocation

Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai, held its annual Convocation today at the CTC Convention Center, Chennai. The chief guests for the occasion Mr. Ratan N Tata, Chairman – TATA Trusts participated in the convocation interaction and Mr. Faizal E Kottikollan, Founder and Chairman, KEF Holdings, Dubai delivered the presidential address. A total of 611

Great Lakes Announces Admission For Its One Year Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) 2016-17

Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai, announced the admissions open for its flagship One Year full time Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) which will commence in April 2016. Great Lakes’ PGPM has been consistently ranked in the top 10 one year MBA program in the country. In 2014 the program was ranked 7th by

Final Placements – Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai – PGPM Class of 2015

Charismatic Cholas, the PGPM Class of 2015, witnessed the best ever placement season this year.  Leading corporates across Industries and functional areas participated in large numbers offering exciting roles.  Top recruiters like Accenture, Airtel, Cognizant, Deloitte, Dell, Genpact, Dunia Finance, HCL, KPMG, MuSigma, Snapdeal, TCS, Universal Consulting, Wipro, ZS Associates and many more, recruited students

Great Lakes Institute becomes youngest in India to receive prestigious AMBA International Accreditation

The Great Lakes Institute of management, Chennai has become the youngest and the 7th B school in India to receive the AMBA (Association of MBAs), UK accreditation. The institute has received accreditation for its flagship one year fast track PGPM program and its two year executive PGXPM program. With the prestigious achievement, the institute now