Institute for Financial Management & Research (IFMR) Graduate School of Business, Chennai Overview

  Chittoor   AICTE   ESTD 1970
  Chittoor   AICTE   ESTD 1970

About College

Institute for Financial Management & Research, (IFMR) Graduate School of Business Chennai was established in the year 1970IFMR sponsored by ICICI, the House of Kotharis and other major industrial groups. The current Board of Governors, headed by Mr N. Vaghul, Ex. Chairman, ICICI Bank, consists of leaders of major corporations in India as well as respected academicians.

IFMR Graduate School of Business is fortunate to have pre-eminent faculty members, most of whom have Ph. Ds from well-known institutions in India and the United States.

Different bodies have recognised IFMR Graduate School of Business institute over its four-decade-long existence:

  • An institution of Importance across India by the Government of India (Ministry of Finance – under IT Act section 10(23)(c)(iv))
  • As a Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India.

IFMR Graduate School of Business Offers PGDM Programme with specialisations:

  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Operations & Information Systems
  • Human Resources
  • Financial Engineering
  • Banking
  • Financial Services & Insurance (BFSI)
  • Business Analytics


Source Rank
NIRF (2018) 34
NIRF (2017) 38
The Hindu Business Line 22
Business World 15
CAREER360 30
CSR-GHRDC B-School Survey 9