The recently released QS Rankings for 2024 have brought some encouraging news for our institution, IIM Indore. While we continue to hold our position among the top ten business schools in India, there are some notable developments to mention.
IIM Indore stands at the 27th position in Asia in the Global MBA Rankings, with a 5th rank among the IIMs. This reflects our global reach and strong international footprint as well. Maintaining its position in the 151+ band, the institute has secured the 6th Rank among the IIMs in MiM Rankings as well, solidifying our commitment to excellence and nurturing future leaders.
“As we journey towards excellence, we remain committed to continuous improvement. Nurturing future leaders through quality education and research has always been our ethos. The path ahead is clear – to expand our horizons and leave an indelible mark on the global educational landscape”, says IIM Indore’s Director, Prof. Himanshu Rai. Our plans include increasing the number of seats for the PGP and IPM programmes, ensuring more students benefit from our world-class education. We are also set to expand our international footprints, fostering global connections and enriching the learning experience, he added.
In the QS Global MBA Rankings, our Thought Leadership score has seen a remarkable increase from 48.4 in 2023 to an impressive 50.6 in 2024. This signifies the continuous growth and recognition of our faculty’s expertise and the thought-provoking research they undertake. Over the past two academic years, our dedicated faculty has made significant strides in research, collectively authoring 239 research papers. Notably, these contributions include one publication in the esteemed FT 50 category, 27 in the prestigious A* category, and an impressive 121 in the A category. In the last academic year, Our Employability score has also made a significant leap from 36.5 to 38.8, reflecting the trust that leading employers place in our graduates. In the academic year 2022-23, 12 of our students received a placement package of Rs. 1.14 Crores. This incredible figure represents an exponential rise of 132.6% from the previous year.
In the QS MiM Rankings, our scores in the Value for Money parameters have increased from 31.5 to 33.2 in 2024. Moreover, our Alumni Outcomes score has surged from 20 in 2023 to 23.5 in 2024, showing that our alumni are not just successful but thriving in their careers. Similarly, our Thought Leadership score has surged from 46.6 to an impressive 53, and the Employability score has shown remarkable growth, increasing from 36.8 to 43.9. These improvements signify our commitment to academic excellence and the enhanced value we provide to both our students and the professional world.
These achievements underscore our commitment to academic excellence, research, and fostering future leaders. We look forward to further growth and making a lasting impact in the educational landscape.