Indian Institute of Management Kashipur i.e.. IIM Kashipur is a graduate business school in Uttarakhand, India. The Indian Parliament has approved two new IIMs in the country one of which is IIM Kashipur.
IIM Kashipur is being functioning from the year 2011 in a temporary campus situated at Ganna Sansthan, Bazpur Road Kashipur. Around 200 acres of land in the Escorts Farm area of Kashipur have been alloted by the Government of Uttarakhand for building the institute's new campus. The applications regarding the first batch of students for initial 60 seats have been invited through its mentor institute IIM Lucknow.
The institute provides a Post Graduate Programme in Management i.e.. PGPM, Which is a two years full time residential programme. The extremely well designed curriculum will be helpful in inculcating a passion for knowledge and ability to use that knowledge in real life. The programme mainly aims to focus on over all personality development and induce the leadership and integrity values.
IIM Kashipur is situated in one of the most heavily industrialized areas in the country with around 180 industries having plants in and around the region and many more potential industries. The institute is at a vantage point when it comes to ‘Learning by Doing’ via frequent industry interactions as well as live projects.
The HRD Minister Kapil Sibal laid the foundation stone on 29 April 2011 in the presence of Dr Nishank & Shri Narayan Dutt Tiwari, And the classes for first batch would started from 1 July 2011.
Gautam Sinha has been appointed as the director of the institute on 15 May 2012.
For further information visit the link IIM Kashipur Official Website