It is the leading institute of Management
in India with 992 students (2019 year). The chairman of IIM Ahmedabad is Kumar
Mangalam Birla and this institute is spread across 102 acres in Vastrapur,
It was established in the year 1961. it is
a public and autonomous institute of Management. This institute provides its two-year course,
full-time residential flagship PGP (also referred to as MBA) programme which
offers admission based on the result of CAT (Common admission test). The
competition for this institute is unmatchable, last year the CAT percentile
reached up to the mark of 99.
This IIM institute of Ahmedabad has been
ranked first by NIRF (National Institutional Ranking Framework). Since
beginning every year a large number of students are getting placements. Recently one of the students of this institute got a placement of 70 LPA. It
provides almost 100% placement to the students.
Here are some of the Notable Alumni of IIM
business school who are enough to represent the value of this institute-
The voice of Cricket. He is one of the most popular English and
Hindi commentator of India.
The Padma Bhushan awardee. He is the former
Chairman of Hindustan Unilever and presently giving his service as senior
partner of Clayton Dubilier & Rice.
He had worked as a Governor of the RBI (Reserve Bank of India). And
he is also a former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund. At
present time he is a professor at the University of Chicago Booth School of
One of the most popular authors, columnists and speakers of India. He
had been included in the Top-100 influential people category in Time Magazine,
5. K Raghavendra Rao (Entrepreneur)
He has been awarded Padma Shri. He
is the founder of Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Limited.
He is the founder of one of the most talked-about Indian
Online travel company named MakeMyTrip.
Ajay Banga is the
executive chairman of the most popular card "MasterCard". He is also
an Indian-American business executive.
He had been the former chief of the New Development Bank of
BRICS countries and had also worked as the Chairman of Infosys Limited.
9. Arvind Subramanian
He is an Indian economist and former Chief Economic Adviser to the
Government of India.
10. C.K Prahalad
He was a corporate and social strategist, author and educator.
11. Mallika Sarabhai
She is an actress of Ahmedabad, also an Indian classical dancer
12. Syed Zafar Islam
He is a spokesperson of BJP, also a Member of Parliament in the
Rajya Sabha, Uttar Pradesh.
13. Kiran Karnik
He has been awarded Padma Shri and is a former President of
NASSCOM. Currently, he is giving his services as a Director in the Central
board of directors of RBI (Reserve Bank of India).
14. Samir Barua
He was the former director & professor of the Indian Institute
of Management, Ahmedabad.
15. Sanjeev Bikhchandani
He is the founder & executive vice-chairman of Info Edge which
owns Naukri.com, he has been awarded Padma Shri Award in Jan 2020.
16. Sarthak Behuria
He is former Chairman of Indian Oil Corporation, also a former Chairman and Managing Director of
Bharat Petroleum. And at present, he is the Group President at Modi
17. Amitabh Chaudhry
He is an Indian banker who is the managing director and chief
executive officer of Axis Bank. Axis Bank is the 3rd largest private sector
bank in India.
He is the CEO and Managing Director of Tata Consultancy Services
(TES). He was promoted to the role of Chief Executive after giving service as
the Chief Financial Officer.
19. Rashmi Bansal
She is an Indian non-fiction writer and entrepreneur. Her first book named "Stay Hungry Stay Foolish" sold over 500,000 copies.
20. Ajit Ranade
He is an economist and political analyst. And he is also the
President and chief economist in Aditya Birla Group.
21. Gurdeep Singh
He is the Chairman and Managing Director of NTPC Limited that
works under the Ministry of Power & Government of India. It is the largest
power company in India.