Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM Ahmedabad or IIMA) is a public business school located in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. It was the second Indian Institute of Management (IIM).
Led by space scientist Dr. Vikram Sarabhai and an eminent industrialist and philanthropist Shri Kasturbhai Lalbhai, and proactively supported by the then Chief Minister of Gujarat, Dr. Jivraj Mehta, a group of enlightened individuals set up IIMA in 1961. This group ably wove together a coalition of five actors – the governments at the centre and the state, local industrialists, the Ford Foundation and the Harvard Business School, to establish the foundations of the Institute.
Top B-schools Placement 2017:
IIM Ahmedabad PGP students have grabbed highest domestic salary of Rs.53 lakhs reflecting 10.4% hike while highest international offer has gone down to Rs.82 lakhs (Rs.85 lakhs at old exchange rate) showing more than 20% dip in international package, reveals the IIM Ahmedabad IPRS audited Placement 2017 report.
IIMA is consistently rated as the Top B-School in India by reputed national agencies:
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|National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) (Management Category)||–||2nd||1st|
IIM Ahmedabad Final Placements 2017: Last 3 year trends:
Domestic Placement 2017: Highest and Average salary up:
At the domestic placement front, IIM Ahmedabad has recorded 10.4% hike in maximum salary apart from recording an increase in average salary over last year. IIM Ahmedabad has gained by Rs.5 lakhs per annum in highest placements in 2017 and by Rs.44000/- in Average Salary. Comparative analysis of last three years’ trends will bring home the facts-
|Salary component||Placement 2017 (Rs.in lakhs)||Placement 2016 (Rs.in lakhs)||Placement 2015 (Rs. in lakhs)|