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IFIM Business School

Overview

IFIM Business School is one of the top ranking institutions in India. It has a distinct advantage of being a pioneering premier management institute housed in the hub of the IT industry –in Electronics City, Bangalore. Our association with the industry is therefore, strong, varied and deep rooted. PGDM is our flagship program, two years fully residential, and we leave no stone unturned to make it rigourous, industry oriented and knowledge-driven. The curriculum is constantly updated with the help of renowned in-house academicians and top-notch industry experts. We have a strong connect with our alumni, as an institution that is more than 21 years old and most of our graduated students are in high positions in the corporate world. With all the hard work and involvement in various activities, a prospective student can also look for fun, and time to pursue one’s own hobbies in the two-year program. IFIM offers the best of infrastructure, state-of-the-art classrooms, labs, hostel rooms, auditorium and 24x7 wi-fi connectivity. We provide high quality of education, training and excellent placements year after year.

Students at IFIM Business School are regularly exposed to corporate mentoring, industry visits, weekly industry guest lectures and industry-academia events like Ascent Transformation Series in association with Times Ascent. Furthermore, activities like Industry Internship Programme and case-studies ensure that the students are developed with a holistic aptitude with the knowledge and understanding of the industry. With an industry connect which brings together classroom learning and practical experience, the management graduates receive excellent placement offers from the best companies. We welcome you to a journey of knowledge and experience at IFIM Business School.

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Full-time Programs

Transform with IFIM’s PGDM Programs - get personalised attention and form your unique identity.

INTAKE : 180 SEATS

  • Industry specific curriculum with range of majors and minors in Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, International Business, Analytics and Entrepreneurship, Banking & Financial Services and Capital Markets.
  • Large network of successful and well placed alumni spread across the globe.
  • Upto 100% scholarship facility will be given for meritorious student.
  • Experiential learning through: IBM Business Analytics Lab, Prabhudas Lilladher Finance Lab, Bloomberg Trading Terminal, Case Studies, Industry Projects, Industry Guest Lectures, Workshops, Simulations, CSR Projects.
  • University Partner to CFA Program.
  • Specialty program in Entrepreneurship in association with EDII and NASSCOM.
  • Option of term-abroad with international partner B-Schools like University of Wollongong Australia, ESC Rennes Business School France, University of Applied Sciences Lubeck, Germany, Virginia Commonwealth University USA, Manchester Metropolitan University UK, University of Bicocca Italy, ALBA Graduate Business School, Greece, Plymouth University UK, and Nanyang Technological University Singapore to facilitate student/faculty exchanges, collaborative research and consultancy assignments, and joint degree program.

Curriculum


Two Year Full-Time Post Graduate Diploma in Management PGDM – (Marketing) Program.

INTAKE : 60 SEATS

  • Industry specific curriculum with range of majors and minors in Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, International Business, Analytics and Entrepreneurship, Banking & Financial Services and Capital Markets.
  • The program focuses to build a holistic 360-degree marketer who can run effective marketing campaigns irrespective of mediums and channels. The curriculum closely deals with classic marketing principles and its application in today’s scenario
  • Experiential learning through case studies from industries like FMCG, Consulting, IT, consumer durable, entertainment, advertising, social media etc.
  • Large network of successful and well-placed alumni spread across the globe.
  • Upto 100% scholarship opportunity for meritorious students.
  • Experiential learning through: IBM Business Analytics Lab, Prabhudas Lilladher Finance Lab, Bloomberg Trading Terminal, Case Studies, Industry Projects, Industry Guest Lectures, Workshops, Simulations, CSR Projects.
  • Corporate mentorship through industry leaders to plan career transition and employability development.
  • Opportunity to work in Social immersion projects to address social problems through research and analysis.
  • Personality enhancement program which helps in improving lifestyle and life skills.
  • Specialty program in Entrepreneurship in association with EDII and NASSCOM.
  • Option of term-abroad with international partner B-Schools like University of Wollongong Australia, ESC Rennes Business School France, University of Applied Sciences Lubeck, Germany, Virginia Commonwealth University USA, Manchester Metropolitan University UK, University of Bicocca Italy, ALBA Graduate Business School, Greece, Plymouth University UK, and Nanyang Technological University Singapore to facilitate student/faculty exchanges, collaborative research and consultancy assignments, and joint degree program.

Curriculum


Two-Year Full-Time Post Graduate Diploma in Management PGDM (Finance) Program.

INTAKE : 60 SEATS

  • This program deals with an overview of Indian financial system in general and banking sector in particular. It covers the recent developments in India with regard to Financial Sector Reforms, Functions of Banks, Banker-Customer Relations, Various types of Customers, Deposits, Loans, Remittances, Collection and allied services.
  • Aspects like principles of lending, creation of security, credit management, terminology and services in banking technology, Non-Performing Assets, etc will be focused on.
  • Acquisition of an in-depth knowledge of the fundamental principles and practices of banking.
  • Large network of successful and well placed alumni spread across the globe.
  • Upto 100% scholarship facility will be given for meritorious student
  • Experiential learning through: IBM Business Analytics Lab, Prabhudas Lilladher Finance Lab, Bloomberg Trading Terminal, Case Studies, Industry Projects, Industry Guest Lectures, Workshops, Simulations, CSR Projects.
  • University Partner to CFA Program. Candidate who completes CFA after joining PGDM Finance Program and during their course of study at IFIM can earn 10 credits under super specialization category.
  • Specialty program in Entrepreneurship in association with EDII and NASSCOM.
  • Option of term-abroad with international partner B-Schools like University of Wollongong Australia, ESC Rennes Business School France, University of Applied Sciences Lubeck, Germany, Virginia Commonwealth University USA, Manchester Metropolitan University UK, University of Bicocca Italy, ALBA Graduate Business School, Greece, Plymouth University UK, and Nanyang Technological University Singapore to facilitate student/faculty exchanges, collaborative research and consultancy assignments, and joint degree program.

Curriculum


Two Year Full-Time Post Graduate Diploma in Management PGDM – IB (International Business) Program.

INTAKE : 60 SEATS

  • Option of term-abroad with international partner B-Schools like University of Wollongong Australia, ESC Rennes Business School France, University of Applied Sciences Lubeck, Germany, Virginia Commonwealth University USA, Manchester Metropolitan University UK, University of Bicocca Italy, ALBA Graduate Business School, Greece, Plymouth University UK, and Nanyang Technological University Singapore to facilitate student/faculty exchanges, collaborative research and consultancy assignments, and joint degree program.
  • Focus on framework of the social, political, economic and legal environment of countries. Environmental context molds the country’s policies and significantly impacts businesses involved in international trade.
  • Detailed insight into the ideas of international business using contemporary examples, scenarios, and cases to help students effectively put theory into practice.
  • Helps students understand the concept and theories that explain gains from international trade and what determines the pattern of trade.
  • Enables students to appreciate environmental factors that are used as different instruments of trade protection by countries and understand the forces that influence diverse country environments and how company strategies are affected by it.
  • Learn how diverse stakeholders shape the business environment and explore business opportunities, navigate government barriers to foreign trade, develop entry strategies and manage human resources in different countries.
  • Industry specific curriculum with range of majors and minors in Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, International Business, Analytics and Entrepreneurship, Banking & Financial Services and Capital Markets.
  • Large network of successful and well placed alumni spread across the globe.
  • Experiential learning through: IBM Business Analytics Lab, Prabhudas Lilladher Finance Lab, Bloomberg Trading Terminal, Case Studies, Industry Projects, Industry Guest Lectures, Workshops, Simulations, CSR Projects.
  • University Partner to CFA Program.
  • Specialty program in Entrepreneurship in association with EDII and NASSCOM.

    USP of IFIM International Business Management Program

  • Practical business education with international perspective
  • Based on what employers need
  • Taught by Indian and international faculty experienced in real world business
  • International Immersion (one full-term in foreign university)

    Program Objectives

  • To educate and promote student’s interests in a global marketplace
  • To help student appreciate PEST factor differences in different countries
  • To provide Students with cross cultural knowledge to do business in different global settings
  • To provide students with practical business knowledge and legal, financial skills in international trade
  • To enable Students to think critically and solve business problems within foreign cultures, markets and business environments
  • To enable students to develop international strategies
  • To enable students employment mobility in international firms across borders
  • To develop entrepreneurial skills in international business

Curriculum


PGDM Data Science 2020-22 Admission Selection Process Calendar (Cycle - II)

Programs

Application Deadline

PGDM Data Science

20th January, 2020
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Transform your career trajectory with India’s first PGDM in Data Science Programme.

  • First PGDM in Data Science in India combining the strengths of IFIM Business School and International School of Engineering (INSOFE) to create an integrated program which will be highly ranked and desired by Indian students for a “world-class MBA in Data Science” at Indian cost
  • Core curriculum of Data Science and Business Management covered by the best faculty from INSOFE and IFIM Business School conducted at Bangalore and Hyderabad
  • Industry domain driven projects across Financial Markets, Digital Supply Chain and Healthcare
  • Experiential learning through Industry (Capstone) Projects, Design Thinking & Research Incubation, Workshops, Simulations, Personality Development and Social Immersion (CSR) Projects.
  • Specialisation and super-specialisation options in chosen domain – the latter with the global partner University which include ESCP (London), University of Virginia (Darden) and ESC Rennes (France).

BBA

BBA at IFIM Mumbai Campus

  • The only BBA program from India’s 6th AACSB accredited business school ranked 28th by Business Today, in its Silver Jubilee year.
  • The only BBA program with an Industry 4.0 aligned curriculum, having Liberal Arts streams integrated.
  • The only BBA program with pathways to a Post Grad qualification at an international partner school.
  • General Education curriculum aligned to the US universities.
  • Super-specialisation in next-gen areas at top international partner schools.
  • Placement right after BBA.
  • Three pillars which reflect the pedagogy: Liberal, Trust and Freedom.

Executive Education Programs

A 24 month ‘Career Accelerator’ PGDM, specially designed for Working Professionals, with weekend classes.

IFIM Business School’s PGDM - Working Professionals programme has attracted participants from premier corporate enterprises. In our bid to constantly upgrade and update our offering, we have now refreshed this programme, based on feedback from the students, industry experts and incorporating international trends in executive education. The approach has been to make it even more relevant and contemporary, to meet the needs of a dynamic, evolving and often unpredictable business environment. The programme will help the participants to acquire the requisite knowledge, skills and maturity, to move up the ladder in their existing industry/company, or open up opportunities in new sectors. It will equip participants with the ability to lead, strategize and execute, with a global perspective. sources.

Programme Highlights

  • Bespoke Management Programmes
  • Specific curriculum with range of majors and minors in Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, International Business, Analytics and Entrepreneurship, Banking & Financial Services and Capital Markets
  • ‘Experiential Learning’ course delivery by industry-experienced IFIM and visiting faculty, to enable you to apply the concepts and ideas to your work situations
  • Focus on developing the core managerial competencies required in modern business: Decision Making, Problem Solving, Strategic Thinking, Global Perspective and Leadership

  • Salient Features

  • PGDM Program is approved by UGC/DEB
  • Extensive use of simulation, case studies and learning management systems for experiential learning
  • Peer group interaction with students from other sectors/companies enabling cross-fertilization of ideas - each participant will be able to look into the issues in their company from different perspectives
  • Tailored for your convenience
    • Alternate Weekend classes that do not disrupt your work schedule
    • Study material/lectures made available online for ready reference

Admissions Open for March 2018 batch

Program Duration : 24 Months


Curriculum

Foundation Course:

This is the initial term deployed to students soon after their admissions/registrations are completed. This is an online self-learning modules, wherein each student will be given login credentials to access the online course. IFIM Business School has collaborated with Harvard Business School to exclusively bring this course. This includes 6 modules to complete in a month’s time, followed by an examination. This term carries 5 credits.

Core Courses
  • Business Economics and Strategy
  • Marketing Management
  • Principles of Accounting and Finance
  • Human Capital Management
  • Proficiency in Business Tools
  • Business Communication & Interpersonal Skills and Leadership
Level 1
  • Quantitative Techniques in Management
  • Sales & Distribution Management
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Principles and Practices of Banking
  • Introduction to Financial Markets and Services
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Corporate Finance
  • Risk Management
  • Competency-based Strategic Staffing
  • Managerial Psychology in Action
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Total Quality Management
  • Operations Research
Level 2
  • Project Management
  • Brand Management
  • Integrated Marketing Communication
  • Marketing Research
  • Services Marketing
  • B2B Marketing
  • Retail Management
  • Digital Marketing
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Supply Chain and Logistics Analytics
  • Introduction to E Commerce
  • Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Fixed Income Securities
  • Derivatives
  • Investment Banking and Wealth Management
  • Finance Lab
  • Corporate and Retail Banking
  • Rural Banking and Micro Finance
  • Treasury Management
  • Taxation
  • Business Valuation and Financial Modeling
  • Insurance: Life and Non-Life
  • International Trade and Finance
  • Learning and Development
  • Employee Relations and Labour Law
  • Leadership and Creating a Winning Team
  • HR Analytics and Score Card
  • Organizational Development and Change
  • High Performing HR Practices
  • Total Reward Management
  • Cross Cultural Management
  • Strategic HRM
  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Value Creation through Business Models
  • Venture Growth Strategies
  • Legal Aspects for New Ventures
  • Exit Strategies
  • Business Plan Writing & Pitching
  • Managing Family Business
  • Descriptive Analytics and Data Visualization
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Big Data Analytics

Practice Credit Courses

Term III
  • Business Ethics, Sustainability & Social Responsibility
  • Social Project
  • Business Research Methods (BRM)
  • Industry Project OR Opportunity to incubate a business idea

Electives

* You can choose 6 subjects for a major spread across 2 terms. And, if you wish to do a minor as well, you should select 3 papers from any of the remaining electives, spread across 2 terms.

Note

~ Course titles are subject to change

~ Elective classes will be held in the centers subject to minimum enrollment of students chosing that specialization in the center. Otherwise, classes will be held in IFIM campus



Testimonials

Vide notification No: VTU/ACA/2006-07/2538 dated 12th July, 2006, IFIM Business School), has been permitted by the Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum to offer a Ph. D programme* in Management. Thus, IFIM Business School has the unique distinction of being amongst the few autonomous Institutes in the country to be accorded this recognition by a University.

Instructions for Apply for applying for Ph. D

  • Details about Management Ph. D is given in: www.vtu.ac.in
  • Visit the above site for downloading the application form
  • After filling-in the personal information, the candidate has to come down to IFIM located in Phase I Electronic city for discussion with the faculty-guide.
  • Along with the application the candidate has to precisely describe in a write up about their respective research topic and bring it for discussion with the guide.
  • Please make sure that you meet the basic requirements to register for Ph. D with VTU. One has to undergo the VTU Ph. D aptitude test after submitting the application through IFIM (Test is offered 2 times in a year).
  • A regional VTU centre at R. V. Teachers’ college in Jayanagar can be contacted for any clarification regarding application forms or tests.

    Phone: 26563266, 26561455

IMPORTANT : *For details of areas of specialisation, course work, eligibility, fellowships, fees structure, etc. please visit website : www.vtu.ac.in

CONTACT
Ms. Sai Prasanna
Email id: sai.prasanna@ifim.edu.in
(O): 080-41432891

Mobile : 9731742211

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