Founded in 1973, The Indian Institute of Planning and Management has grown to become one of the most respected business schools in South Asia . Its unique focus on national economic planning and highly researched management process control techniques has rewarded it with having the most exhaustive linkages with all facets of the corporate world. The Integrated and Full Time Programme in National Economic Planning and Entrepreneurship provided by IIPM (which are superior to standard MBA and BBA programs), alongwith IIPM's Fellowship, Executive Education (and Global Opportunities and Threats Analysis programs where students visit organizations like the United Nations (Geneva), World Bank, ILO, Nestle S.A. Vevey, IMD Lausanne, Credit Suisse etc.) have created some of the highest standards in the management field.
IIPM's industry researches are consolidated through its journals, namely, 4Ps (Marketing Journal), Human Factor (HR Journal), Need the Dough (Finance Journal) and India Economy Review (National Economy Journal). IIPM journals table most relevant industry researches across various geographies internationally and across various functions, and are subscribed to by leading organizations internationally. Faculties from the world's best organizations contribute to IIPM journals. IMD Lausanne, Chicago University Graduate School of Business, Columbia Graduate School of Business, Tuck School at Dartmouth College, London Business School, University of California at Los Angeles, University of Michigan, Carnegie Mellon University, Cranfield University, Aston Business School, Andersen Graduate School of Management, State University of New York, San Jose State University, University of Illinois, University of New South Wales, University of Southern Queensland etc are some of the institutions from where faculties have contributed to IIPM's leading journals.
Nor surprisingly, IIPM faculties have provided comprehensive management consulting solutions to and trained personnel working with leading international and national organizations like PricewaterhouseCoopers, Sony, Samsung, Xerox, ICI, PepsiCo, British American Tobacco, Pepe, Baush & Lomb, Elf, Glaxo Smithkline, Credit Lyonnais, E. I. DuPont, Financial Express, Hutch, Ernst & Young, J. M. Morgan Stanley, Standard Chartered, Valvoline Cummins, Hero Motors, Bharti Group, European Commission, Canadian High Commission, Government of India and many others.
IIPM faculties have regularly undertaken international corporate workshops with faculties from globally renowned institutions like Harvard Business School, MIT-Sloan School of Management, Yale School of Management, Columbia Graduate School of Business, London School of Economics, Cambridge University, Oxford University, Stanford University, NYU Stern and others.