Department of Management Studies, [DMS] IIT Kanpur, Kanpur

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Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Aerospace Engineering), batch of 2021
  • It is an IIT after all and they have the best.
  • The Teachers are also helpful, they give Frequent exams and assignments.
  • Life is amazing here in IIT Kanpur. It is Full of brilliant brains of India, the place is best to pursue talent. 
  • There are Various clubs and groups are there and each festival is celebrated with full enthusiasm.
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About Department of Management Studies, [DMS] IIT Kanpur, Kanpur

Intoduction -

Set up in 1974, the Department of Industrial and Management Engineering (IME) at IIT Kanpur was one of the first in the country to recognize the strength of combining the training of engineers with management education. Today the Department is engaged in a diverse set of activities that include teaching, academic research, industry consulting, regularly held management development programmes, and public sector projects.


The curriculum comprises state-of-art techniques to plan, design, implement and manage integrated systems of men, materials, capital, information and technology. The subjects taught provide a well-rounded coverage of the methods to manage and improve productivity, customer satisfaction and profitability of industrial, information and infrastructural (service) systems. In today's competitive era these methods have rapidly become relevant for engineers in all disciplines, Consequently, fresh engineering graduates as well as practicing professionals in fields ranging from computer science to aerospace engineering and architecture to electronics engineering regularly enroll in IME's postgraduate programmes.


The Department offers M Tech, MBA and Ph D degrees in Industrial and Management Engineering. A Bachelor's degree in any branch of engineering is the minimum requirement for admission to M Tech/MBA. A Master's degree in Management/Industrial Engineering/Operations Research or equivalent is required for admission to Ph D. The process of admission to M Tech and Ph D programmes includes a written test and a personal interview.


The Department started a 2 years MBA programme in July 2001. Open to engineering graduates of any branch, the programme consist of four semesters of course work with the intervening summer to be spent on a summer internship project in management in a host industry. Admission is through a Common Admission Test (CAT) followed by personal interview/group discussion.


Specialization offered in MBA include sectorial areas of Service and Manufacturing and Functional areas of Operations, Systems, Marketing, and Finance.


Core Competence -

Aside from teaching, the faculty are engaged in wide research areas which include Operations Research, Operations Management, Decision Support Systems, Flexible and Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems, Industrial Engineering, Organization Sciences, Personnel Management and Industrial Relations, Small Business Management, Total Quality Management, Manufacturing Strategy, Management of Technology , Strategic Management, Knowledge Management, Marketing and Consumer Behavior, e_Commerce, Entrepreneurship and Technological Innovation, Infrastructure Finance and Policy, Intellectual Property Rights.


Facilities -

The Department is equipped with state-of-art facilities for computational support. The system optimization laboratory provides computational support both for teaching and for research. It includes Pentiums and workstations connected to form a local area network, and to access the computing facilities of the institute and Internet.

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