Indian Institute of Management, Shillong is a public, fully autonomous management institute in the city of Shillong, Meghalaya. It was the seventh Indian Institute of Management to be established in India and is consistently ranked among the top business schools in the country.
Established in 2007, with a vision of expansion and mobilization of facilities for offering quality management education and research in Northeast India, IIM Shillong differentiates itself by promoting sustainability, also hosting an international conference
on sustainability, annually.
IIM Shillong offers postgraduate, doctoral, and executive programmes in management education, and Management Development Programmes (MDPs) spanning different streams of management. The various courses offered by IIM S are:-
Post-Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM): This is a two- year, fully residential program.
Post Graduate Program for Executives – Managing Business in India and China (PGPEx – MBIC): This is a fourteen-month fully residential program.
Fellow Programme in Management (FPM): This is a four-year fully residential programme.
Management Development Programme (MDP): These are short duration programmes varying from two days to six months, for working executives from the industry.
Faculty Development Programme (FDP): The institute also offers programmes for faculty development at regular intervals to help familiarize with current and relevant industry trends and practices.
Eligibility Criteria:- The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA [45% in case of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Differently Abled (DA)]. To apply for admission to the Post Graduate Program in Management (PGP) a candidate must qualify the Common Admission Test (CAT) conducted by the Indian Institute of Managements. The details of the CAT can be found at www.iimcat.ac
Campus:- The serene ambience of IIM Shillong surrounded by pine trees, lush green lawn and the kaleidoscopic mountains in the backdrop creates an aura of stunned silence amidst nature. Within the heart of Shillong city, the IIMS campus showcases a tranquil environment where the students can concentrate in their regular activities. The institute is currently functioning from a temporary campus in the Mayurbhanj Complex (the erstwhile summer palace of Mayurbhanj Kings). The Palace was renovated by the Meghalaya government. Work has commenced on the 120-acre site for the permanent campus.
Classrooms:- The campus infrastructure boasts state of the art technology. Classrooms are equipped with smart interactive boards, Bloomberg Terminals and videoconferencing facilities. Classrooms are also equipped with high-speed Wi-Fi and LAN networks. Student assignments and exams are handled on Moodle, a learning management system.
Library:- The library, named as the Exim Bank Knowledge Centre, has an excellent collection of books, journals, magazines, and other information resources. The Knowledge Centre is also fully automated with the help of VTLS, maintaining different databases for books, reports, audio cassettes, video cassettes, CDs and journal articles.
Hostel & Recreation:- The hostels consist of both single and double occupancy rooms. Hostel rooms are provided with amenities such as cots, mattresses, tables, chairs, cupboards, and heaters. Hostels are also connected to the wireless mesh network (WMN) and each room has a high-speed LAN port. The institute has multiple recreational centres, with a gym, table tennis table, badminton courts, basketball court, futsal court, and carom and chess amenities.