Executive Programme

Executive Diploma/Advance Diploma/Post Graduate Diploma Program:

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:

  • Business Administration
  • Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • Interior Designing
  • Fashion Designing
  • 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.

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 Programme in 2004 with the approval of AICTE, Govt. of India and is affiliated to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT), 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.

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.

Program Modus Operandi & Imparting Methodology

  • Week end Classroom sessions followed by Industry Interactions and Management Development Program.
  • Course and Discipline related Case Studies Analysis.
  • Public Speaking Classes followed by Communication and Presentations skills development for holistic improvement through the Program.

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Doctoral Program (MPhil) & (PhD):

As part of our Global Research Activities, IIMS School of Business in association with covenant foreign University, UiTM, Universiti Teknologi Mara, Malaysia, is offering MPhil and PhD. in various Management and Social Sciences discipline.

The minimum duration of study for full-time students is three years for Doctoral Program. For part-time students, the duration may be extended to a maximus of six years.


A Master’s Degree (in a relevant field) from UiTM or any other institutions/Universities recognized by Competent Authority.

Other qualifications equivalent to an honours degree (in a related field) and with relevant field experience recognised by the UiTM Senate.  Candidates will have to attend an interview conducted by the faculty’s Programme Admission Panel.

The candidate is required to submit a research proposal alongside the application to IIMS-SOB Doctoral Committee. Based on Interview and Written Test, Selection of candidates will happen jointly by UiTM & IIMS-SOB Doctoral Committee

Post Selection, Based on the Research Proposal and Registration Fees submission, The Doctoral Committee will allocate suitable supervisor for the research. For this purpose, an advisory panel comprises senior faculty members will assess the proposal and provide feedback and guidance to the candidate if necessary.

Fees: A registration Fees of Rs. 100000/- to be paid, Post Selection for Doctoral Program to IIMS-SOB Authority.

* Other Fees will be applicable, as per the UiTM Guidelines and Doctoral Program Criteria, laid down by the University.


The areas where our academic members have the interest and expertise are:

Management, Sociology, Psychology, Social Psychology, Industrial Psychology, Architectural Studies, Construction & Project Management, Construction Technology & Maintenance, Town & Regional Planning, Interior Architecture, Construction Procurement & Delivery System, Hospitality, Tourism, Parks and Amenity Management, Geographical Information Science, Global Positioning System, Value Management, Facilities Management, Information Technology in Construction Industry, Landscape Architecture & Management, Real Estate & Valuation, Sustainability in the Built Environment, Procurement & Supply Chain, Construction Economics & Contracts.

For More Details, You can Log on to, https://fspu.uitm.edu.my/v3/index.php/academics/centre-of-studies/postgraduate-studies/phd-programme