- Student Life
Why You Must Choose ISME
ISME was founded in 2006 by alumni from CMU, Purdue and Wharton, USA. Many of the ISME’s faculty have international experience or are alumni from top colleges outside India. ISME was established with the vision of serving the society’s educational needs and raising the bar of management education in India.
ISME also provides opportunities for students to attend London School of Economics Summer School and also ISME has an academic partnership with Carleton University, Canada, one of the leading universities in North America and Daffodil International University, Bangladesh.
Quality in Education
ISME’s parent organization (NVT Quality Certification) is a worldwide quality certification body and thus quality in education is in its DNA. ISME represents some of the most innovative and ground breaking approaches of transforming fresh graduates into hardcore professionals.
During the course of program student have an option to visit Universities like London School of Economics-UK , Carleton University-Canada and University in Singapore to get a global exposure.
Students also get an exposure to Online Global Business Strategy Game’ by Prof. Arthur Thomson, University Of Alabama, USA
PGDM students get certificates for Six Sigma Green belt from KPMG.
ISME is a member and an active participant of leading Industry associations like:
Industry Focused Curriculum
ISME inculcates the art of excellence in its students through rigorous course work and a uniquely designed industry oriented curriculum. This has been possible through the extensive research and inputs from ISME International Advisors and National Advisory Board, who are graduates of some of the best business schools like MIT- USA, Wharton Business School – USA, Carnegie Mellon University – USA, Purdue University – USA, INSEAD – France, IIMs and other leading schools.
Faculty from Top B Schools
ISME brings together some of the best faculty in the world. They bring the experience of best of B-Schools of the world into classrooms. Faculty members with vast learned industry experience and from world’s top B-Schools and universities of the likes of Purdue University–USA, Carnegie Mellon University-USA, Wharton B-School-USA, NYU–USA, Philadelphia University–USA, NDI-USA, IIM-Bangalore, IIM-Ahmedabad, IMT-Ghaziabad, IIT-Bombay, IIT-Roorkee assemble their combined knowledge and permeate the students with the strong-routed theoretical business management concepts into the pragmatic and contemporary business world. It is this strength of faculty team, ISME today is one of the highly sought after B-Schools in the region and rallying towards becoming a top B-School.
Vibrant Student Culture of Fun and Learning
Student clubs – Academic, Cultural, Sports and Literary clubs are formed and students are encouraged to plan, organize and lead activities and events that contribute to their overall development. These activities take the form of Debates, Quizzes, Cultural Fests, Entrepreneurship Workshops, Sports Days, Magazines and Industry interactions. One such program from the placement department encourages the students to visit corporates in different areas of Bangalore and initiate industry-oriented placement training. The alumni of ISME working in senior positions in corporates in Bangalore actively participate in the student activities and constantly offer guidance. Students are also engaged in events sponsored by external institutes. Recently, students had the opportunity of being privy to a set of new-age entrepreneurs sharing their success stories during an event conducted jointly by StartupCurators.com, Bangalore and NASSCOM, Bangalore.
Top Business school in Bangalore
ISME has been consistently ranked among the top B schools in India. Some of the recent rankings are:
1. Ranked 20th best B- School in India and 5th in terms of ROI in Karnataka by Silicon India 2016.
2. Ranked among top 64 B-Schools in India and 24th in South India by The Week 2016.
3. Ranked 71th Best B-School in India by Outlook 2016.
4. Ranked Top 7th B school in Karnataka and ranked 11th Top B-Schools of Eminence in India By CSR-GHRDC 2016.
5. Ranked 30th in “Beyond IIMs B School Survey 2014” conducted by Higher Education Review 2014..
6. Higher Education Review has recognized ISME for Management College of the Year 2014.
Opening doors to Future Opportunities
Every year a number of top global companies select ISME students.Since its inception ISME has always achieved 100% placements much before the time of graduation.
Over 1000 ISME alumni are working in India and abroad in global companies like: American Express, Axis Bank, Ernst & Young, Emirates-NBD, Dubai, Flipkart.com, HCL Infosystems, Hewlett Packard, HSBC Bank, IBM, ICIC Bank, Infosys, ITC, KPMG, L&T Infotech, Motilal Oswal, Naukri.com, TCS, Tec Mahindra and Many more.
Placement Centric Coursework
ISME has pioneered the concept of offering Placement Oriented Value Added Term(POVAT) that enables students to integrate their learning and be better prepared for opportunities in their corporate World. Besides major or minor in Marketing, Finance or HR, ISME students have the option to minor in IT or Operations Management. ISME provides a unique opportunity to students to get an industry minor in industries like automobile, telecom, banking, retail, IT etc.
Campus with Academic and Corporate Ambiance
The world class campuses of ISME situated at Sarjapura Road, Bangalore and ITPL, Bangalore supports the student experience of learning and continuous pursuit for research aptly. The state-of-the-art campuses host full-fledged AV-equipped classrooms, conference rooms, Wi-Fi enabled networks, air-conditioned computer lab with latest applications, library with close to 3000 collections, open-air cafeteria and student-friendly corridor. The campuses are strategically located close to the business hub of Bangalore – Whitefield and ITPL. Bangalore, as a province is known to be the Silicon Valley of India and hordes almost all the world’s major corporations. Both the campuses of ISME are well set-up in the proximities of such business centers of Bangalore that enables the student to interact with industry regularly.
Recognized for Educational Excellence
ISME was chosen for the prestigious Education Excellence Award by Brand’s Academy and was bestowed the “Fast Emerging Private Management Institute Award”. The award was given by the world chess champion Mr. Vishwanathan Anand.
ISME has also received the “International Achievers Award for Education Excellence” by Indo-Thai Chamber of Commerce, held at Bangkok, Thailand from Dr. Kiran Bedi.