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About IIMS

International Institute of Management Sciences (IIMS), a non-profit management institution situated in Kolkata, is a pioneer institution in India to offer Management Education in the private sector since 1979. The Institute is the first in the country to receive All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Govt. of India, approval in 1991 for offering PGDBA (equivalent to MBA) in Distance Learning (DL) mode marking the recognition of its competency in fulfilling the commitment of excellence and outreach.

IIMS commenced 2-year Full-time MBA Program in 2004 with the approval of AICTE, Govt. of India and is affiliated to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, (Formerly Known as West Bengal University of Technology, WBUT), a state university, at its new dedicated campus providing all modern facilities required for world class education.

Besides offering world class management education and training since its inception, IIMS is also actively engaged in research on socio-economic development.

In the Year 2011, International Institute of Management Sciences School of Business, Kolkata was established for conducting International Education, Vocational Trainings and Other Industry Oriented Programs under the patronage of IIMS.

From 2020, International Institute of Management Sciences School of Business (IIMS School of Business), Kolkata& Netaji Subhas Open University Jointly Conferring and Awarding the Diploma (10+2 Pass) & Advanced Diploma (10+2 Pass) and PG Diploma (10+2+3) on following Disciplines and Streams:

i) Business Administration
ii) Hospitality &Tourism Management
iii) Interior Designing
iv) Fashion Designing
v) Project and Infrastructure Management

All these courses are designed in line with Industry demands, keeping in mind the voids in students’ skills to actual requirement in Industry!

Industry Experts are recommending these courses and its Teaching methodologies and gratifications adhered by the IIMS School of Business in affiliation with Netaji Subhas Open University. All these Programs aim at developing the key leadership skills and integrating an entrepreneurial mind-set into corporate culture, making technology-enhanced strategic decisions, and helping the students in building collaborative organizations and managing key assignments across all markets.

Netaji Subhas Open University (NSOU), a Registered State Open University established in 1997 by an act of West Bengal State Legislature (West Bengal Act XIX of 1997) and is recognized by the UGC-Distance Education Bureau (DEB) since its inception. NSOU has now emerged as major leader of Open and Distance Education in India as has drawn National as well International visibility due to its phenomenal growth in Learning and Development Sector. The University has clocked about 450000 learners till Date. Currently, the university is offering a prodigious variety of courses and programs at its 154 Study Centres spread all over the state of West Bengal and IIMS SOB is one of its most Esteemed and Sought After, affiliated College in this state.

IIMS International Program

As part of our constant endeavor for providing education of highest standards, in the year 2011 IIMS made a novel and unique advancement through an international venture with Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS) , Auckland – one of the prestigious tertiary institutes in New Zealand, for conducting overseas MBA and undergraduate program through cross credit pathway.

The program is mainly designed to cater to the ever growing demand of overseas education among the talented Indian students. It aims at reducing the cost of quality education substantially while at the same time ensuring smooth transition to overseas campus under the institute’s arrangements.

IIMS Centre for Research and Applications

IIMS Centre for Research and Applications, another wing of IIMS, undertakes research and projects and organizes International Conferences on contemporary issues. It also publishes books and international journals: International Journal of Development Management (IJDM) and Modern Management.

IIMS strong belief in creativity and excellence has earned itself tributes from AICTE for its innovative and pragmatic approach to Management Education and Learning.

IIMS cordially welcomes eminent personalities, academics, professionals and stakeholders to strengthen our efforts to contribute to the overall development of the nation and enrich its multi-dimensional research activities.

Missions of IIMS

Close interface with industry, society, government, academic, students, parents & faculties for developing a common interest & continuous improvement in the quality of education, learning & functioning of the Institute.

Inducting and allocating resource for a balanced growth in all the branches of academic discipline, co-curricular activities encompassing all the areas of programs.

Development of MIS for ready availability of data for common understanding, acceptance, monitoring, action and co-ordination.

Undertake research project-regional as well as global including sociometric studies, leading to insight into human behavior, social, cultural relationship and in such other fields like economic, business & industry.