2024

Alumni Ventures: Troovy Foods – Mansi Baranwal, PGP 2012

Driven by a profound concern for childhood malnutrition in India, Troovy Foods stands as a testament to Mansi Baranwal‘s entrepreneurial vision and commitment to social impact. With a background in consumer goods and a deep-rooted dedication to addressing nutritional deficiencies, Mansi founded Troovy not just as a business venture but...

IIM Bangalore Announces Distinguished Alumni Awards 2024

This year, the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) has announced the recipients of its Distinguished Alumni Awards for 2024, honoring four outstanding alumni: Hemant K Bhargava (PGP 1986), T Koshy (PGP 1989), Prabha Narasimhan (PGP 1997), and Praveen Sood (PGPPM 2005). Instituted in 2007, these awards recognize alumni who...

IIM Bangalore Celebrates 49th Convocation

IIM Bangalore celebrated its 49th Convocation on April 6, 2024, with Chief Guest Shri T V Narendran, CEO & MD of Tata Steel, addressing the gathering. A total of 706 students graduated from various programs, including the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program and the MBA programs. Among them, eight students...

Alumni News

Hemant Soreng’s Everest Summit SuccessTriumph Marks 50 Years of IIM Bangalore As IIM Bangalore celebrates its golden jubilee, we proudly spotlight an extraordinary feat from our alumni. Hemant Soreng (PGP 1997) recently summited Mount Everest, demonstrating remarkable courage and determination despite enduring frostbite. Upon his triumphant return, a captivating photo...

Book Release

SCORE: The fundamentals of building a financially successful business – Shweta Jhajharia,  PGP 2001 About the Book IF YOU WANT TO TAKE YOUR BUSINESS IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION, YOU NEED TO BE IN CONTROL OF YOUR FINANCES AND BE ABLE TO MAKE STRATEGIC DECISIONS WITH CONFIDENCE. Whether you own or...

IIMB News

Gopinath Annadurai Wins L K Deshpande Young Labour Economist Award PhD student Gopinath Annadurai from IIM Bangalore has been awarded the L K Deshpande Young Labour Economist Award at the 64th Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Labour Economics (ISLE). The event was held at the University of Hyderabad....

Events@IIMB

IIM Bangalore Inaugurates Rooftop Solar Power Plant IIM Bangalore has inaugurated a rooftop solar power plant, supported by National E-Governance Services Ltd (NeSL), which will meet approximately 15% of the institute’s power needs. Prof. Sourav Mukherji, Dean of Alumni Relations & Development, emphasized the institute’s commitment to sustainability and the...

NSRCEL Startups

eShipz and Blue Dart Partner to Enhance First Mile Dispatch Management eShipz, a participant in the Mobility Incubation Programme at NSRCEL, has partnered with Blue Dart to address challenges faced by small, medium, and large establishments in managing their first mile dispatch efforts. This collaboration introduces a unified shipping API...

The Global Ranking of Startup Funding Ecosystems

– Dr. G SabarinathanIIM Bangalore So, for all the excitement about being India’s Silicon Valley and so on, Bangalore seems to be ranked 33rd among startup cities in the world.  That is what I noticed from PitchBook’s (PB) survey of October 2023.2 The scoring methodology PB’s list identifies the top fifty...

Alumni News

IIMB Alumna Bhavana Bindra Appointed Managing Director at Lubrizol for IMEA Region Lubrizol proudly announces Bhavana Bindra (PGP 2001) as the newly appointed Managing Director of the India, Middle East, and Africa (IMEA) Region, emphasizing her distinguished leadership within the specialty chemicals industry. A notable alumna of IIMB, Bindra will...

IIMBAA Elections 2024

We are pleased to announce the results of the IIMBAA Executive Board Elections. The IIMBAA Chapter Elections concluded successfully, with voting ending on April 16th. Over the past few weeks, elections were held for nine domestic and three international chapters, with an impressive turnout of 75% average voting participation among...

Book Release

A Field Trip to Space – Write-Along Book – Saurabh Akhauri, PGP 2004 About the Book The 2nd Book in Write-Along Stories – Books where every reader is also an author. Through this Write-Along book, embark on a captivating journey through space. The book has been designed to spark the...

In Memoriam

Yadav Nandan Chandna, an alumnus of PGP 1979, passed away on April 11, 2024. He was a cherished member of the IIMB community, known for his kindness and dedication. His contributions to his field and his alma mater will be remembered fondly. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family...

IIMB News

Dr. Gopal Das Appointed to Editorial Review Board of the Journal of Public Policy & Marketing by the American Marketing Association Prof. Gopal Das, faculty member of the Marketing area at IIM Bangalore, has joined the Editorial Review Board of the ‘Journal of Public Policy & Marketing’ (JPP&M), a publication...

NSRCEL News

NEMA AI on Shark Tank India Season 3 Shark Tank India is a business reality show where entrepreneurs from across India pitch their start-ups to a panel of investors, known as ‘Sharks’, for potential investment. Among the start-ups from NSRCEL making waves this season is NEMA AI. As part of...

Events@IIMB

IIMB Celebrates International Women’s Day with Maj. Nithi CJ’s Inspiring Talk IIM Bangalore celebrated International Women’s Day with an inspiring talk by Maj. Nithi CJ from the Indian Army. On the eve of International Women’s Day, March 7th, Maj. Nithi shared highlights of her career in Army Intelligence with staff,...

Prospective brand loyalists; a paradox?

– Prof S Ramesh KumarIIM Bangalore  To think out of the box, it may be appropriate to know what is inside the box. This is the age of martech, AI, Machine learning, analytics, social media and several other digital initiatives. It may be appropriate to explore the possibility of stretching...

Meet IIM Bangalore’s EPGP Class Of 2024

Your alma mater is your identity. You can’t escape it. Choices come with expectations. Look no further than the Indian Institute of Management in Bangalore. The school has long been associated with practical experience. When employers hire IIM Bangalore graduates, they expect shorter learning curves and quicker impact. After all,...

Churn inside the Classroom

How does a business school deliver concepts and entire courses that speak to the rapidly emerging needs of various industries, especially the newer ones, without compromising on academic standards? How does it compete against alternate sources of learning that deliver content that have greater appeal as more immediately relevant to...