Overview of KIAMS

entrance When it comes to the corporate world, it is not all about, “survival” but also “growth” of the fittest. It is a competitive organizational environment where only the sharpest minds, with a right blend of creative thinking and application, can carve a niche for themselves.

We at KIAMS believe in imparting quality education to shape future managers by giving ample room to everyone for personal and holistic growth, through various academic and extra-curricular activities, that help to strengthen one's skills and overcome their weaknesses.

Located on six acres of landscape by the banks of the Tungabhadra River, KIAMS Harihar campus offers a life full of tranquility away from the hustle bustle of the city. The state-of-the-art campus was converted into a full fledged B-school in 1998. After the success of KIAMS, Harihar, and to meet the ever increasing demand for B-schools, the Kirloskar Group established KIAMS in the student city of Pune. KIAMS opens up a world of its own for students who are willing to take up challenges, in order to face the competitive corporate industry with a difference.

A Brief Profile

From the renowned Kirloskar Group, one of India's largest industrial conglomerates, KIAMS started off in 1991 as a training institute to conduct Management Development Programs (MDPs) before moving into full-time education. In1998, the training institute was converted into a B-school and was opened to management aspirants across the country

KIAMS association with the Kirloskar Group of companies, helps the future managers to get the first hand and and in-depth knowledge about the industry. This helps them to imbibe theoretical knowledge and apply it practically in their work areas. The institute offers activities such as MDPs for training and education for industry executives, consultancy in India and abroad and research based activities.

KIAMS is AICTE approved and offers Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) in all the major streams. KIAMS has two campuses in Harihar and Pune. With a set of skilled and eminent faculty members,institute thrives on student-faculty interaction, besides, industry experience to produce eligible managers for any industry.

The Heritage of Excellence

Established by the Kirloskar Group, one of the prominent business houses in the country, KIAMS brings alive the vision of Mr. S L Kirloskar to provide a center of learning that excels in management education, research, training and consultancy. Since its inception, KIAMS has been instrumental in offering managment education to the prospective leaders and has also been involved in the development and consultancy to some of the most inspired businesses across the world.

The institute has a history of over 21 years in the field of creating and imparting management executive education through various MDPs. KIAMS has 9228 executives trained in 457 MDPs. The institute boosts of 13 batches of successfully trained and placed managers who have carved a niche for themselves and the institute, through their knowledge and skill set.

At KIAMS, the students are not only judged on the basis of their academic scores, but also on the basis of where their strengths and area of interest is. For instance, the faculty helps the students to take informed decisions about which stream to chose based on a few parameters. The students in the first year at KIAMS are involved in outbound exercises and made to attend seminars held by industry practitioners. This helps the young mindan informed decisiond decision about their area of specialization as they get to know what lies ahead in the work life in any field. The recently introduced Professional Personality Program aims to increase the Employability quotient of the student. The faculty too makes the students aware of their strengths and weaknesses based on their curriculum scores and other activities.