Indian Institute of Management Kashipur

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Indian Institute of Management Kashipur
IIM Kashipur Logo.png
Motto in English
Imparting Knowledge to make a better India
Type Public business school
Established 2011; 6 years ago (2011)
Chairman Dhruv M. Sawhney
Director Gautam Sinha
Location Kashipur, Uttarakhand, India
29°13′57.4″N 79°00′46.3″E / 29.232611°N 79.012861°E / 29.232611; 79.012861Coordinates: 29°13′57.4″N 79°00′46.3″E / 29.232611°N 79.012861°E / 29.232611; 79.012861
Campus Urban, 200 acres (0.81 km2)
IIM Kashipur
IIM Kashipur during Republic Day

Indian Institute of Management Kashipur also known as IIM Kashipur, is a public business school located in Kashipur, Uttarakhand, India. It is one of the thirteen Indian Institutes of Management the government has set up during the Eleventh Five-Year Plan.[1] The foundation stone was laid by the HRD Minister Kapil Sibal[2] on 29 April 2011.

This autonomous institute offers a two-year Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM), a two-year Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management (EPGPM), a residential Fellowship Programme in Management (FPM) and a non-residential doctoral Executive Fellowship Programme in Management (EFPM).[3]


IIM Kashipur Hostel New Campus

IIM Kashipur operates from a temporary campus at Bazpur Road[4] while construction is going on on a permanent 200 acres (0.81 km2) campus nearby.[5]


The institute offers post graduate diploma programmes.[6] Since 2014 it also offers and fellowship programmes in management[7] and short term management development programmes.[8]


Institute rankings
Business – India
NIRF (2017)[9] 20

IIM Kashipur was ranked 20 in India by the National Institutional Ranking Framework in 2017.[9]

Board of Governors[edit]

Dr. Gautam Sinha is the director of the institute.[10] Dhruv M Sawhney, Chairman & Managing Director, Triveni Engineering & Industries Ltd. is the Chairman of the board of governors for the institute.[11]

Notable faculty[edit]


Coalescence 2016
Agnitraya 2016
Fashion Show, Kacofonia
  • Coalescence, annual business conclave, aimed at industry-academia collaboration. Includes keynote speeches and panel discussions.[12]
  • Uttishtha, annual entrepreneurship summit, acts as a platform for entrepreneurs to inspire and guide budding entrepreneurs. The event consists of keynote addresses, panel discussions, business plan competition, and presentations.[13]
  • Agnitraya, annual management festival, consists of various case study competitions, business plan competitions, financial trading competitions, quizzes and more[citation needed]
  • Alankar, cultural event held by the SPIC MACAY chapter[citation needed]
  • Kashipur Marathon, annual run conducted by the students of IIM Kashipur for the safety and dignity of women{cn}}
  • Kacofonia, annual intra-institute cultural event where all sections of the institute battle against each other for the Winners Cup. The event spans a week[citation needed]
  • TEDxIIMKashipur, an annual event consisting of a series of talks by various accomplished and eminent personalities. Past notable guests include Seema Rao, Ira Singhal, Thinlas Chorol and Anam Hashim.[citation needed]

International Relations & Student Exchange Program[edit]

Student Exchange to France

IIM Kashipur has established cooperative relations with École de management de Normandie (EM Normandie), Caen, Le Havre, Deauville, France as well as École supérieure pour le développement économique et social (ESDES) School of Business and Management, Lyon, France so as to further develop academic and cultural interchanges between the institutions through mutual assistance in the areas of education and research. The programme includes short-term exchange of students, exchange of faculty and development of joint research activities.[14]

Three girl students from IIM Kashipur attended the annual Insight Dubai programme under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh NahayanMabarak Al Nahayan, Youth and Community Development and Chancellor of the Higher Colleges of Technology -Dubai, Women's Campus, (HCT-Dubai). Sponsored by HSBC, the program brought together more than 160 Emirati and international students to discuss and exchange knowledge on women's issues.[15]

Pratik Gaokar, a PGP student of IIM Kashipur represented the institute as a part of Youth Exchange Program in China. This delegation, selected by the Ministry of youth affairs had youth from different diverse background such as National Service Scheme (NSS), Nehru Yuva Kendra (NYK), AIMS, Sports, Journalists, National Youth Awardees, IITs, NITs, and IIMs.[16]


  • A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed between Indian Institute of Management Kashipur and Broadcast Engineering Consultants India Limited (BECIL) at IIM campus in Kashipur on 20th Dec, 2012 states that BECIL will assist the IIM to set up a FM Community Radio Station which will be first of its kind in any IIM in India. The MOU was signed by Prof Gautam Sinha, Director of IIM Kashipur and Sri Abhay Gupta, Deputy General manager of BECIL.[17]
  • A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed between Indian Institute of Management Kashipur and Asian Institute of Technology Bangkok at AIT campus in Bangkok on 19th Jan, 2016 states that both IIM (Kashipur) and AIT will accept three exchange students beginning 2015–16. Both institutions will grant full credit transfer to the exchange students. The MOU was signed by Prof Gautam Sinha, Director of IIM Kashipur and Prof. Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai, AIT President.[18]
  • A memorandum of Understanding was signed between Indian Institute of Management Kashipur and National Stock Exchange of India to run the financial market and certificate courses, management development programmes (MDPs), joint research project, to name a few courses in financial markets.[19]
  • ICICIdirect Centre for Financial Learning (IIFL) entered into a strategic alliance with Indian Institute of Management-Kashipur (IIM-KP) to offer management development programmes and executive education. The MoU will create a Knowledge Partnership between IIM-KP and ICFL [20]


  1. ^ "Proposed IIMs". The Times Of India. 29 March 2008. 
  2. ^ Nagar, Abhishek (2011-05-29). "Foundation stone of IIM Kashipur laid by Kapil Sibal". PTI. Retrieved 2011-05-29. 
  3. ^ "Executive Fellowship Programme in Management". Retrieved 2014-04-13. 
  4. ^ "Maps & Directions". IIM Kashipur. Retrieved 6 August 2017. 
  5. ^ Balasubramanyam, K.R.; Sharma, E. Kumar; J., Anand (28 October 2012). "How B-schools in isolated areas are battling odds- Business News". Business Today. Retrieved 6 August 2017. 
  6. ^ "EPGPM at IIM Kashipur". Retrieved 2014-04-13. 
  7. ^ "EFPM at IIM Kashipur". Retrieved 2014-04-13. 
  8. ^ "MDP Programme 2014–15". Retrieved 2014-04-18. 
  9. ^ a b "National Institutional Ranking Framework 2017 (Management)". National Institutional Ranking Framework. Ministry of Human Resource Development. 2017. Retrieved 18 June 2017. 
  10. ^ "IIM Kashipur: Dr. Gautam Sinha takes over as Director, IIM Kashipur; Draws roadmap for next 5 yrs". 2012-05-25. Retrieved 2012-09-12. 
  11. ^ "Board of Governors | Indian Institute of Management Kashipur". 2012-07-02. Retrieved 2012-09-12. 
  12. ^ "IIM Kashipur conducts leadership conclave on Industry-Academia collaboration". Retrieved 2014-04-18. 
  13. ^ "Uttistha-16=2014-04-18". 
  14. ^ "IIM Kashipur partnership with EM Normandie". Retrieved 2014-04-18. 
  15. ^ "IIM Kashipur Girls Joins Insight Dubai International Program at Dubai". Retrieved 2014-04-18. 
  16. ^ "IIM Kashipur represented in Youth Exchange Program in China". The IIM Kashipur Blog. 
  17. ^ "Community radio station to be set up at IIM Kashipur". Retrieved 2014-04-18. 
  18. ^ "IIM Kashipur Signs MOU with Asian Institute of Technology". Retrieved 2016-06-02. 
  19. ^ "IIM Kashipur Signs MOU with National Stock Exchange of India". Retrieved 2016-06-02. 
  20. ^ "ICICIdirect Centre for Financial Learning (IIFL) and IIM Kashipur knowledge sharing". Retrieved 2016-06-02. 

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