Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad

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Institute of Management Technology
Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad.jpg
Academic block, IMT Ghaziabad
Motto Growing Intellectually : Lead the Future
Established 1980
Type Unaided - Private Business School
President Kamal Nath
Dean Dr.Narendra L. Ahuja
Director Bibek Banerjee
Academic staff ~ 50 (core) & ~ 35 (visiting)
Postgraduates 600
Doctoral students 15
Location Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Campus Fully residential
Nickname IMT
Website IMT.edu
IMT Ghaziabad Logo, imt-logo-banner1.jpg

Institute of Management Technology is a Business School with its main campus at Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. It is rated as one of the Top-10 B-Schools in India by Careers360 Survey 2013.[1][2]

History[edit]

IMT was established in 1980 by industrialist Mahendra Nath.[3] Approval for the first course commenced in 1983 when it got AICTE approval.[4]

Admission

Prospective students are required to qualify by taking the CAT, XAT or GMAT test and a group discussion followed by an interview.[5][6]

Faculty

IMT currently has 70+ core faculty. Apart from permanent faculty, IMT has visiting faculty from industry and other academic institutions. Around 35 visiting faculty are associated with IMT.[citation needed]

Courses[edit]

IMT offers following programmes:

  • Two-year Post Graduate Diploma in Management
    • Post Graduate Diploma in Management – PGDM-FT (In 2nd yr one can choose among Marketing,HR,IT)
    • Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Finance
    • Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Marketing
    • Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Dual Country Program (DCP)- Student spend first year on Dubai Campus and second year at Ghaziabad.
    • Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Executive
    • Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Part-Time

PGDM is the oldest programme. IMT also caters to the needs of business executives through its three-year part-time postgraduate programme (PGDM P/T). Corporate participants can enroll in the Management Development Programme (MDP) to enhance their business skills and learn managerial decision making. IMT's Fellow Program in Management (FPM) programme provides doctoral-level education in business management and related disciplines.

To cater to the needs of international business managers, IMT has a Post Graduate Diploma in Management – International Business (PGDM-IB) programme.

Distance learning (DLP) and E-learning programmes of IMT are designed for students who are unable to take up a full- or part-time MBA courses.

IMT also undertakes national and international projects that cater to governments, corporations and other organizations.

While the Ghaziabad Campus offers all the courses, the Nagpur, Dubai and Hyderabad campuses offer a selection of the above courses.[7]

Campuses[edit]

Location of IMT business schools

IMT has four campuses: The first one is in Ghaziabad (established in 1980); the second campus is in Nagpur (established in 2004); a third campus in Dubai (established in 2006) and a fourth campus in Hyderabad (established in 2011).

IMT Nagpur has been conceptualized as a centre for corporate excellence. The IMT Dubai campus is primarily for international education.

  • IMT Ghaziabad
  • IMT Nagpur
  • IMT Dubai
  • IMT Hyderabad

Ghaziabad Campus[edit]

The Ghaziabad campus is a 14.7-acre (5.9 ha) fully residential campus and is the primary campus of IMT. It was established in 1980. It presently offers PGDBM courses. All the students are housed in 10 hostels.

This campus has many "Centres of Excellence" like the Centre for Global Supply Chain Management.

The Ghaziabad campus infrastructure consists of academic blocks; student hostels; combined mess, canteen and Nescafe stall; amphitheatrel; MDP block and guest house; car and bike parking; field and library. A football field, a badminton, a floodlit volleyball court, a floodlit basketball court, jogging tracks and a multipurpose gymnasium are some of the key recreational features of the campus. New academic blocks are currently coming up and are likely to be used from coming academic year.

Other than the main campus at Raj Nagar, IMT Ghaziabad also has a campus on Meerut Road. This campus houses Centre for Distance Learning, Boys hostel buildings, Mess, Lawn Tennis Court, Basketball Court and an open ground. Hostel buildings on this campus houses most of the first year PGDM course students.

This being the primary campus, it offers all the programmes of IMT.

Nagpur Campus[edit]

The Nagpur campus spans an area of 25 acres, has a completely Wi-Fi campus, and offers PGDBM in various disciplines (Marketing/Finance/HR/IT/Operations, etc.).

The first batch of students graduated in 2006.[citation needed]

Dubai Campus[edit]

Main Building, IMT Dubai

The newly established center is situated in the Academic City, Dubai.

Presently three courses are being offered from this campus:

  • MBA (Full Time)
  • Executive MBA (Full Time)
  • Executive MBA (Part Time)

It was granted accreditation by the Commission for Academic Accreditation, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, UAE in September 2007. It is the only Business School of Indian origin to be so accredited.

The part-time MBA course is conducted in the evenings for 18 months.

Admission is based on GMAT/CAT scores or a test conducted by IMT and a group discussion, interview and academic records, he said.

The first batch commenced from September 2006.

Hyderabad Campus[edit]

The newly established center is situated in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh. The institute offers hostel and transport facilities. The campus was established in 2011.

Events[edit]

The constant interaction with the corporate sector is done through:

  • Shrinkhla, a series of seminars on various important issues facing the industry
  • Synergies, a series of round table conferences of industry heads
  • Compass, an annual consultancy symposium
  • Conquest, a series of live short-term projects in the area of HR

Other competitions are also organized. A few of them are:

  • Chakravyuh, B-school sports festival at IMT, Ghaziabad
  • Tatva, Inter B-School Summer Internship Presentation Contest, at IMT, Ghaziabad
  • Passion is the annual B-school fest of IMT, Ghaziabad
  • Start Up Fair is the annual entrepreneurship event of IMT,Ghaziabad
  • Marketing World Cup is the Annual Inter B-school Marketing Competition at IMT Ghaziabad[8]
  • Milestone 35 is the annual B-school fest of IMT, Nagpur[9]

Rankings[edit]

IMT was ranked No.7 (Overall) and 5th in Marketing by the Economic Times listing of Best B schools of 2011 and No. 9 by the 2011 edition of Business India's Top B-Schools in India.

Notable alumni of IMT Ghaziabad[edit]

A few of the notable alumni are:

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad at Wikimedia Commons