Where Excellence Is A Tradition ‐ IIM Kashipur

With the mission “To drive academic excellence using innovative teaching methods, promoting research and practice of sustainable leadership”, Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kashipur the thirteenth IIM started in the year of 2011. Since then IIM Kashipur has joined the elite league of IIMs under the mentorship of IIM Lucknow, one of the reputed IIM to have the most rigorous MBA curriculum in the nation.

The Permanent Campus:

Away from hubbub and huddle of the city, IIM Kashipur is the first among all new IIMs to move to its fully functional permanent campus near to Kashipur town. Kashipur is a historic town located in southern Uttarakhand with a unique old worldly charm that can be rather addictive. The abundance of natural resources with the mighty Himalayan foothills in the background presenting a scenic view of snow-clad peaks in winters, Nainital and Jim Corbett National Park are just a drive away, it offers a plethora of unexplored getaways making it a true adventure lover’s dreamland.

The new permanent campus of IIM Kashipur has been designed by leading designer firm Acorp (Montreal, Canada) by keeping the vision of institute in mind that “to become, over the next 10 years, one of the top business schools in India developing leaders who can perform globally”.

The campus is spread across the 200 acres of sheer brilliance and provides the best facilities to the student throughout the course period. The new campus has fully functional classrooms, library, single sharing base hostel, mess, IT infra with high-speed internet. To revitalize from daily hard work institute has brilliant sport facilities for sports like Cricket, Basketball, Football, TT, Badminton, and Tennis.

Academics and the Rigor:

IIM Kashipur has inherited the legacy of academic structure and rigorous curriculum from the mentor institute IIM Lucknow. IIM Kashipur has the highest rigorous curriculum among all new IIMs and one of the best in the country. Within few year of its inception, IIM Kashipur has procure some of the best core faculties for all various academic domains like marketing, finance, and operation etc. All the core faculties and visiting faculties at IIM Kashipur are a pundit in their respective fields with tremendous achievements in academics, industrial experience and research work.

Location Advantages: Industry Exposure and Proximity to NCR

Kashipur is located at one of the densely industrialized regions in the country i.e. Kashipur – Rudrapur industrial belt. Over 180 industries having plants in and around the region and many more industries and plants are coming up in this industrial belt soon. Apart from this the capital and NCR are just 4-5 hour drive from Kashipur and hence it is one of the perfect place for corporate to come over, interact with some lively students and spend some valuable time in the beauty of nature.

Corporate and Cultural Events at IIM Kashipur:

Academics and classroom rigor is not the end of the day at IIM Kashipur. But actually the life at IIM Kashipur is start with the clubs and committees. The major system of curriculum and extra curriculum activities at IIM Kashipur is driven by student headed clubs and committees only. In IIM Kashipur there are 9 committees, 11 clubs and 3 cells works days and night to engage with corporate and social world.

HUL LIME, RBMaverics, Shoppers Stop, Deloitte, Mahindra & Mahindra War Room, Aditya Birla Group Leadership Program etc. are the glimpse of Case study Competition in which IIM Kashipur is the regular participant. Coalescence is the Conclave & Summit Week at IIM Kashipur which hosts various conclaves from across area of business and management. Particularly the Leadership Conclave is one of the flagship events of IIM Kashipur which brings some of the biggest names in Indian industry to the quaint and beautiful campus of Kashipur. When one is worn out from hectic daily routines, the culture activities and sport is paramount to revive and relive.

And here come Kakofonia: The Intra College Cultural Fest and Agnitraya: Annual cultural, sport and management festival of IIM Kashipur.

To develop entrepreneurship spirit in the student from the college life only and to explore themselves on a competitive level, IIM Kashipur organized summits like Ted-X and UTTISHTHA.

-Truptesh Italiya

IIM Kashipur

IIM Kashipur Placement Committee

Placement Committee, IIM Kashipur