IFIM Business School

About us

Location Bengaluru, India Funding Type Private
No of Students 1200 Establishment University
Founded In 1995 Estimated Cost of Living NA
Address 8 P & 9 P, KIADB Industrial Area, Electronic City Phase I, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560100

IFIM Institutions is a pioneering premier educational institute housed in the hub of the IT industry –Electronics City, Bangalore- India. IFIM was established in 1995 and promoted by the Centre for Developmental Education (CDE), a not-for-profit society, founded by the DSIJ Group (the publishers of Dalal Street Investment Journal). IFIM Institutions has established many academic units, which include: IFIM Business School (Approved by AICTE, Accredited by AACSB, NBA and SAQS), IFIM College (Affiliated to Bangalore University and Accredited with Grade ‘A’ by NAAC) and IFIM Law College (Affiliated to Karnataka State Law University and Approved by Bar Council of India).  In a span of over two decades, IFIM Institutions have attained the following Accolades and Achievements:


IFIM Business School (Approved by AICTE & AACSB Accredited)

  • PGDM (full-time; two years)
  • PGDM – Finance (full-time; two years)
  • PGDM - International Business (full-time; two years)


IFIM College (Affiliated to Bangalore University and Accredited with Grade ‘A’ by NAAC)

  • Masters of Business Administration- MBA (full-time; two years)
  • Master of Commerce – M. Com. (full-time; two years)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration - BBA (full-time; three years)
  • Bachelor of Commerce - B. Com. (full-time; three years)
  • Bachelor of Arts - BA Journalism (full-time; three years)                               
  • Bachelor of Computer Application – BCA (full-time; three years)


IFIM Law College (Affiliated to Karnataka State Law University and Approved by Bar Council of India)

  • Bachelor of Business Administration– BBA. LL.B.  (Integrated full-time; five years)


IFIM Business School established in 1995, is a leading educational institution located in the heart of technology and business hub at Electronics City, Bangalore. The strategic location enables excellent infrastructure and corporate exposure coupled with the best of faculty and resources. IFIM Business School is one of the top business schools in India and has been ranked No. 24 in India amongst private business schools by ‘Business World’ Magazine in 2017 and  No.26 in India by ‘Business India’ Magazine 2016. IFIM Business School’s association with the industry is strong, varied and deep rooted, ensuring the programs are rigorous, industry oriented and knowledge-driven. The curriculum is constantly updated with the help of renowned in-house academicians and top-notch industry experts.


IFIM’s unique advantages:

  • Bespoke Management Programs with flexible curriculum
  • International Collaborations
  •  Corporate Mentoring
  • Social Immersion Project
  • 4.5 months Industry Internship Program
  • Personality Enhancement Program (PEP)
  • International Research Incubation by students
  • IFIM Business School is one of the few Institutions in the country to offer majors in new-age subjects like analytics and entrepreneurship, with dedicated incubation centers for the same.
  • IFIM has tie-ups with professional organizations like CFA Institute of USA, NASSCOM, NSE, Toastmasters International, CII, National HRD Network, EDII etc. allowing our students to regularly interact with the corporate who’s-who and get exposed to cutting-edge topics that impact business environment. Moreover, IFIM offers the best of infrastructure with state-of-the-art classrooms, IBM Business Analytics lab, Prabhudas Lilladher Finance lab with Bloomberg terminal, advanced computer labs with latest software’s, hostel accommodation, auditorium and many more.