Indian Institute of Management, Shillong (IIM, SHILLONG) comes under top 10 institutes of management in India that provides best management courses to their students. And it is ranked as top 7th institute for offering best management and executive programmes among all Indian Institutes of management in India. The SHILLONG institute is formerly known as Rajiv Gandhi Indian Institute of Management SHILLONG. It is a public, fully autonomous management institute in the city of SHILLONG, Meghalaya. The students who all want to start their career in management field they all can apply for their admissions for studying from best faculty in India. Who will help them to enhance their skills and develop their personality
Information about the institute
Indian institute of management SHILLONG has been set up with a vision of providing good quality management education and research in the North Eastern region of India. The decision of coming up with an Indian Institute of Management in the North East was randomly taken by the Union Minister of Human Resource Development along with the Chief Ministers of the North Eastern States in the Review Meeting held at SHILLONG during June 2004.
SHILLONG was drafted as the permanent location for the institute after consultation between the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DONER) and the Chief Ministers of States of the region. It is located in the green contours of North Eastern part of the country, IIM SHILLONG which commenced operations in 2008, remains committed to its goal of excellence in management education and research so as to evolve into a nationally and internationally recognized educational institution. Besides high quality standards and academic rigor, which are considered as the hallmark of an IIM, in IIM SHILLONG there is also emphasis on the ever growing significance of sustainable development and business practices.
Their mission and values says
To become an internationally recognized management Institute with a global outlook grounded in Indian values. To generate and disseminate knowledge in all aspects of management education for sustainable development and to develop innovative leaders with strong ethical values and according to their core values they think:
Openness to new ideas and experiences, Intellectual freedom, Self-experimentation and creative pursuit, Adherence to fair, just and ethical practices, Compassion for others,
IIM SHILLONG is committed to becoming an internationally acclaimed management institute with a global outlook grounded in Indian Ethos and to achieve this vision, we have set our sights on global standards of academic excellence, action-oriented research, value based consultancy, and quality executive education. At IIM SHILLONG, we are proactive in our approach to the challenges of a constantly changing and dynamic global business environment, and discover ourselves through innovative academic programmes, course curriculum and educational innovations. We have a large alumni network with a number of our students working at senior leadership positions. In order to provide cross-cultural exposure to our students and faculty, IIM SHILLONG is taking big strides to foster international collaborations with Management Institutes of repute.
Programmes offered by the university to their students
MASTER IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION PROGRAMME (MBA)- The two year, full time, residential Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) programme leading to the degree of Master of Business Administration (MBA) is designed to help in imbibing a holistic approach towards solving business and management problems. The programme participants are envisaged to develop analytical and creative thinking abilities and build leadership skills for managing and leading in a dynamic and innovative global environment and under it they have several different courses divided according to term1, term2 and term3. Students can opt their programme according to their interest.
Post graduate programme for executive- (managing business in emerging economies)- The Indian Institute of Management SHILLONG designed the first ever its Post Graduate Program for Executives (Managing Business in India and China) (PGPEX-MBIC), a rigorous curriculum which acquainted practicing managers with the transnational management philosophy that equipped them with adequate management knowledge and skills to captain businesses straddling Indian and Chinese markets. In pursuance to develop managerial excellence, after erudition of Indo-China cross-cultural environment for the successful seven batches, now the Institute broadens the scope of the program to the Post Graduate Program for Executives (Managing Business in Emerging Economies) PGPEX (MBEE), which magnifies the learning opportunities beyond and focuses on inclusive and sustainable business opportunities across Emerging Markets. PGPEX (MBEE) Program Duration: 1 Year.
Ph.D. programme- The Ph.D. program has been structured to build capabilities and depth in exploration of issues in Management. Participants have opportunities for carrying out advanced interdisciplinary research in all fields of management education and practice. For granting admission in this course the university says the Ph.D. program has been structured to build capabilities and depth in exploration of issues in Management. Participants have opportunities for carrying out advanced interdisciplinary research in all fields of management education and practice.
Ph.D. (working professionals) – the university is a unique doctoral programme in management for working professionals that envisages to expand the research frontiers of working professionals. This doctoral programme aims to produce graduates skilled in research with both a theoretical and practical understanding of the complex problems facing today’s organizations and management professionals. This programme also provides its participants with an excellent opportunity to contribute to the field of management sciences by offering an interdisciplinary and holistic perspective to defining and solving management related problems in the following domains of management:
- Economics and Public Policy
- Finance and Control
- Information Systems & Analytics
- Operations and Quantitative Techniques
- Organizational Behaviour, Human Resources
- Strategic Management
- Sustainability and Liberal Studies
The test score they need for admissions are based on GMAT, GRE, CAT, GATE or JRF (NET) for admission to PhD (WP) program. Valid score need to be entered while filling the application form.
MBA (working executives) – This is a Master Degree program exclusively for the working executives and will have classes on the weekends (Saturday and Sunday) at Guwahati. The objective of the Masters in Business Management (Working Executives) program is to help in-service professionals to enhance their professional competence. The program would guide participants to discover and develop their potential and help them to assume greater responsibilities and higher managerial roles in their careers. For granting admission in MBA (working executive) programme candidates with and without CAT/GMAT scores are welcome.
The university has also mentioned the admission and eligibility criteria for each and every course or programme they are offering, their fees structure and the exam score they need for any of the course. So the students who all are interested in being a part of IIM SHILLONG they all can apply for their admissions and for collecting more details regarding admissions, students must go and check universities website.