Indore, Feb 8: IIM Indore is now in the Top 100 Business Schools in the FT Rankings. The Institute has achieved Rank #94, in the Global MBA Programmes 2021 for its flagship One Year Full Time Residential Post Graduate Programme for Executives (EPGP).
‘We are delighted to become the fourth IIM in the nation to secure a rank in Top 100 FT Rankings. The credit for this goes to the entire institution which has worked together tirelessly to make this happen’, said Professor Himanshu Rai, Director, IIM Indore. He noted that EPGP is an intensive one-year residential programme specially designed for experienced professionals to enhance their knowledge, skills and capabilities essential for managerial and leading organizations. ‘We now aim to be in the Top 50 and will ensure working harder for the same’, he added.
According the FT Ranking Report, the parameters for the ranking were broadly divided into Career Progress, Diversity and the Research/CSR of the institutions, which were further categorised into 21 criteria, which this time included a new criterion of Corporate Social Responsibility. Other criteria included aims achieved, alumni recommended rank, gender ratio, international students, research rank and corporate social responsibility among others. IIM Indore has received the highest score (9.23) among the five business schools in India in Overall Satisfaction criteria.
IIM Indore is the second B-School in the nation to receive a Triple Crown Accreditation, i.e., three important international accreditations from AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS. The Institute was also ranked #7 in the NIRF Rankings 2020. IIM Indore also is the first IIM in the nation to launch undergraduate programme—the Five-Year Integrated Programme in Management. The Institute has 40+ foreign collaborations in 16+ countries. With a mission to provide contextually relevant and world class academics, to nurture and develop managers and leaders who are socially sensitive and conscious, IIM Indore constantly looks forward to nation building.
IIM Indore looks forward to achieve bigger goals and rank higher in the coming years.