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.
IIMS-School of Business, Executive Program
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 Association for Cross Credit Program [UG & PG], MPhil & PhD. Programs
Over the Years, change has been a constant phenomenon that has affected many aspects of various industries across the globe, exposing the Indian Economy to multiple global challenges and competitions. Since, 1979, from it’s nascent days, IIMS is constantly taking endeavours to adopt global changes and endearing technologies to offer its students a global platform and exposures to build their career. To enrich, Education, Research, & Global Projects, IIMS joined hands with renowned & Globally acclaimed Institutes and Universities across the Globe.
The Motto of this International Collaboration is basically to increase exposures and outreach for our students by setting up global network for 360 degree professional development.
As part of our constant effort 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 management institutes in New Zealand which is globally recognized with due approval & accreditation from the New Zealand Qualification Authority (NZQA), Govt of New Zealand, for conducting overseas MBA and Students Exchange Program, and undergraduate program through cross credit pathway. The program is mainly designed to cater to the ever-growing demand of overseas education amongst 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.
In the Year, 2016, IIMS joined hands with UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MARA, MALAYSIA (UiTM), which is the Largest Public University in Malaysia for Research, Academic Collaboration, Faculty Exchange, Global Socio-Economic Projects & & MPhil & PhD Programs for Executives across Education and Academic Sectors and for Economic & Micro Management Research in different areas.
In the Year 2019, IIMS signed MOU with Hanoi Industrial Textile Garment University, for conducting Techno-Management Research, Global Education Projects & Cross Credit Pathways and Many More.
In 2020, IIMS got associated with Royal Education Group, Australia for Techno-Management Research, Global Projects, Faculty Exchange Program and International Conferences and Seminars on different disciplines.
IIMS Centre for Research and Application
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.
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.