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Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Shillong

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Based on 40 Student Reviews

About Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Shillong


IIM Shillong has been set up with a vision of providing good quality management education and research studies. It was established in the year 2008.  This Institute is one of the best public management institutes in the Northeast as well as in India. It is located in the green contours of North Eastern part of the country, it remains committed to its goal of excellence in management education and research so as to make itself as a nationally and internationally recognized educational institution. Besides high-quality standards and academic excellence, in IIM Shillong there is also an emphasis on the ever-growing significance of sustainable development and business application. The Institute strives to transmit its student's ethical values, compassionate behaviour, and concern for society. 

IIM Admission can be done on Management programmes specialized in Post Graduate Program in Management, Post Graduate program for executives, Doctoral programmes in Management, Management Development Program and faculty development programme. The institute aims to develop young leaders for an economically and ecologically society.

To ensure a holistic management education and to help the students grow into innovative leaders of the future, the Institute not only provides management education but also gives opportunities outside the classrooms, be it industrial visit and interactions, sports competitions, cultural activities or entrepreneurial programs. The quality of instruction, rigorous course curriculum and exposures that the students get in this institute influence the national and international students and makes them ready and apply for IIM.

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Indian Institute of Management Highlights:

The Highlights of the Institute like the established year, Infrastructure facilities, address, programmes offered are mentioned below:

Year of Establishment 2008
Infrastructure Library, Hostel and Mess, Sports, Clubs, Cafeteria, Auditorium
IIM Address Mayurbhanj Complex, Nongthymmai Shillong – 793 014 East Khasi Hills District, Meghalaya
Programs Offered PGP, PGPex, PhD

IIM Courses:

IIM offers courses in postgraduate and doctorate programmes in the field of Management.

Courses Specialization
PGP -
PGPex
Managing Business in Emerging Economies
PhD
Economics and Public Policy, Marketing Management, Finance and Accounting, Information Systems, Sustainability, Corporate Social Responsibility & Ethics, Operations Management and Quantitative Techniques, Strategic Management, Organisational Behaviour, Human Resource and Communication
Other Programmes
Faculty Development Programmes (FDP), Management Development Programmes (MDP)

Indian Institute of Management Placements:

IIM provides good Placement facility to its students. The placement season conducted participation from a total of 54 recruiters and 196 offers were made to the participants in various domains. Some of the prominent recruiters who visit the campus are mentioned below:

Amazon Accenture Bajaj Finserv
Cognizant Barclays Cipla
EY Essar Henkel
HSBC Google
Aditya Birla Group
Apollo Hospitals Bain and Company Deloitte
HDFC Bank ICICI Bank Infosys
JSW JP Morgan Chase Piramal
Ola Oyo Shopclues
Titan Stellium Yes Bank
Wipro Tata Motors Tata Steel
Pidilite Mahindra Mi
Nomura Northern Arc Vedanta
VMware UltraTech Jaipur rugs

IIIM Clubs:

IIM has many clubs that organize various events.

Finance Club: The Club was Established in 2008 as the institute’s first club. It mainly aims to build a long-standing and mutually beneficial relationship between the corporates and the student community. The club organizes various events like Dalal Street, Comtrade, Findrishti and Finmanch to facilitate learning for students in the domain of Finance and Economics. 

Marketing Club: The Marketing Club of IIM Shillong aims to provide students in the marketing domain across industries, creating marketing enthusiasts. The club issues the monthly magazine called Markathon which has a readership of more than 10,000 readers.

Consulting Club: The club work towards to equip participants with resources that will help them make career decisions in the domain of consulting and strategic management. 

Operations Club: The Club works in the field of operations in a very technical manner. The club hosts competitions both online and offline as well as inter and intra-college to ignite the interest of the students in the field of operation.

HR Club: The HR club provides a common platform for all HR enthusiasts. The club aims to engage the students in activities and lectures that
will help them to understand the world of Human resources effectively so that they can become the potential leaders of tomorrow in the field of HR. TogetHR, the magazine of the club aims to enlighten the students on the recent strides taken in the field of HR.

Systems Club: The club aims to provide a platform for the seamless dissemination of knowledge between corporates and the students. The Club will conduct interactive workshops to make students more industry
ready by equipping them with strategies to improve business processes and decrease defects in the outcome.

other clubs in IIM are:

  • icube club
  • zeitgeist club
  • Ecobiz club
  • Amateur Golf Club.

Indian Institute of Management Rankings:

  • Institute was ranked 26th among management schools in India by NIRF in 2018.
  • Ranked 13th in India among the Top 100 Management Schools of 2016 by Outlook India. 

IIM International Collaborations:

International collaboration programs help students with the ability to study, work and travel in an international capacity. IIM has collaborated with the following institutes:

  • Lille Catholic University, France
  • Nanyang Business School (NTU), Singapore
  • Peking University, China
  • Ocean University, China
  • School of Management, Fudan University.

IIIM Committees:

IIM Committees are handled by the students of the institute. The Committees which works under the college are mentioned below:

  • Cultural Committee
  • Placement Committee
  • Hostel Committee
  • IT
  • Public Relations Cell
  • Student Council
  • Alumni
  • Sports Committee

Indian Institute of Management Facilities:

The Institute has a serene ambience surrounded by pine trees, lush green lawns and the kaleidoscopic mountains in the backdrop creates an aura of stunned silence amidst nature. The IIM Campus has a main building wherein the administrative office, faculty offices, classrooms, library and conference halls are housed. 

Apart from the main building, the institute has an auditorium, guesthouse, number of small syndicate rooms and student accommodation on the campus. The infrastructure provided by the institute are mentioned below:

Class Rooms: Class Rooms of IIM is designed with high tech infrastructure and are fully equipped with modern facilities to help participants in their learning process. Each Classroom is provided with high-speed wireless internet connectivity so that necessary literature from different databases can be downloaded to enhance classroom discussion. 

Hostels: IIM Shillong offers fully residential facilities to all the participants.

Auditorium: The institutes provide an auditorium within the campus, surrounded by lush greenery which serves for academic as well as extra-curricular activities of the candidates.

Library: The library of IIM has started functioning from the inception of the institute. It has acquired an excellent collection of management
related books, journals and non-book materials, which is considered as Institute's greatest asset. The Library maintains a separate collection of Reference Books, General Books, Text Books, Working Papers and other documents. Also, the library has the latest periodicals, newspapers and magazines. IIM Library has collaborated with the following entities:

  • British Council Library, Kolkata
  • Harvard Business School Publishing (HBSP)
  • National Institute of Rural Development (NIRD) for greater and better exchange of library resources.
  • All the Indian Institute of Management, IIMs
  • ASSOCHAM, Association of Chamber of Commerce

E-Resources: The Institute has equipped with latest E-Resources which includes E-Books, E-Journals and Database. The Institute has installed Bloomberg Terminal to help students to access the information.

Indian Institute of Management FAQs:

  1. What is the Admission Procedure of IIM?
    - The Candidates have to appear for the CAT exam conducted by the IIMs and GMAT exam for the international candidates. After clearing the exam, the candidates are called for the written test and the Personal Interview.

  2. What is the fee structure of IIM Shillong?
    - The fees for IIM Programmes will come around Rs 13 Lakh.

  3. Which are the companies that recruit in IIM?
    - Topmost companies are recruited from IIM which includes Infosys, Wipro, Amazon, Accenture, Google, Deloitte, etc.

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Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Shillong Ranking


MBA Ranking
Publication Name Rank
Outlook 12
Times B 2
Business Today 14
Economic Times 40
The Week 18
NIRF 24

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 40 Student's Reviews 8.1/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
31
Average
9
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 38/40 students

Student Reviews


Tejashwi
Tejashwi
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2016
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Like most of other IIMs, IIM Shillong has a very hectic schedule. Classes start at 9 in the morning and goes on till 6 in the evening. Sometimes there are extra classes and I have personally attended classes up to 2 AM in the night, but that is very rare. Also the rule of minimum 85% attendance makes it absolutely critical to attend classes. But attending classes is not all, there is hours of preparation before attending any class. You have to read and analyze the case study that is supposed to be discussed in next class before going to class, there are frequent presentations, projects and assignments in every subject. There is a mid-term exam (20% weightage) and an end term exam (40% weightage).
That is just the start, best part is the pedagogy followed by IIM Shillong. We have a case study method of teaching and teachers act as facilitators. Students are the participants who are supposed to come prepared in class and then discuss the topic/case in class. Facilitators (teachers) are expected to help them out by showing them right direction during discussion and adding new dimension to it. Those discussions and cases are from real life companies and cases. By attempting those cases, you get an idea of real life problem and you can see what kind of decision as a leader you will make. Also by means of regular assignments, project and presentation exercise, it is made sure that everyone is well attuned to the corporate environment.
MBA being a 2year course and the fact that IIM Shillong is extremely challenging, I would say your tenure at IIM Shillong would be like a true Roller coaster ride which would be thrilling and quick. You will gain a lot, learn new things and one thing is guaranteed- You will be transformed into a completely different individual at the end of those 2 years at IIM Shillong.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are total 9 committee in IIM Shillong

  1. Alumni Committee
  2. Cultural Committee
  3. Hostel Committee
  4. IT Committee
  5. Placement Committee
  6. PR Cell
  7. Student Council
  8. Symphony
  9. Sports Committee

Following are the name of clubs in IIM Shillong:-

  1. bITeSys, the IT and Systems Club
  2. Finance club
  3. Operations club
  4. Marketing club
  5. Golf club
  6. Consulting club
  7. HR Club
  8. Eco-Biz Club

The flagship event of IIM Shillong - Golf Cup is conducted every year and corporates from all over the country are invited to take part in it. We have access to golf course in Shillong and even students can play and learn golf free of cost there.

Khlur-Thma, the Annual Management fest of IIM Shillong that invites participation from all premier B-Schools across India.

EmergE is the annual entrepreneurship summit of IIM Shillong.

Kopda Cup and Ranbhoomi are intra college sports fest and games like cricket, football, chess, badminton, volleyball etc. are played there.

The cultural committee celebrates every festival with students and that really makes our campus a home away from home.

The life in general will remain strained due to the rigor and hectic nature of the course but still once you get accustomed to the B-school rigor you will get time for yourself and even pursue some of your hobbies.

 




Contact Details and Location


Address : Mayurbhanj Complex, Nongthymmai ,Shillong – 793 014 East Khasi Hills District, Meghalaya
Website : http://www.iimshillong.in

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is accredited by NIRF.

Facilities


Computer labs
Sports
Gym
Medical
Cafeteria
Library
Auditorium
Hostel

Entrance Exams for Admission


Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Shillong Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
GMAT , GRE , CAT , GATE
Master of Business Administration [MBA]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Indian Institute of Management Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates should check their eligibility before applying to the course.

Course

Eligibility

PGP

  • The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA
  • The candidate should qualify CAT

FPM

  • The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA

PGPEx-MBIC

  • The candidate must have at least a bachelor degree in any discipline from a recognized University
  • The candidate should qualify CAT / GMAT.
  • Work Experience in managerial/ supervisory roles of five years and above is desirable. 

Indian Institute of Management Admission Procedure:

IIM admissions can be done online on the official website of the institute. The Candidates have to appear for the CAT entrance exam which is conducted by the IIMs followed by personal interview. Foreign candidates should appear for a GMAT exam before registering for the IIM programmes.

Overseas candidates including NRIs who seek admission to IIM Shillong Post Graduate Programme (PGP) in Management can apply with their latest GMAT scores. The scores should not be older than 24 months as on the last date of application. 


Courses and Fees Structure of Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Shillong

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Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Shillong Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Executive Programme  1 month(s), Full Time
Fellowship Programme  4 year(s), Full Time
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  6 month(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Programme  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8 Lakh
Post Graduate Programme  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 16.50 Lakh

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Hostel Details


Indian Institute of Management Hostel Details:

IIM Shillong Infrastructure has the state of the art facilities to students. The Institute provides hostel accommodation to all its residents. There is a Hostel committee who strives hard to cater to the basic needs on a daily basis. The main facts about IIM Shillong hostel facilities are mentioned below:

  • Maintains day to day operations like food, laundry, etc.
  • Organize the inter hostel sports activities to create an environment of all-round growth for the individual.

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