They are SPJIMR, a leading school of management in the heart of India’s financial centre of Mumbai. They were inaugurated in 1981 by the then British Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. Margaret Thatcher, and have grown over the years to be recognised as one of the top 10 business schools of India.
They are a part of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan
and function as an autonomous Institute with entrepreneurial agility. Their mission is to influence practice and promote value-based growth. They build on this mission through pedagogic innovations and pioneering programmes, which have helped them stand out for their unique and distinctive path in management education.
SPJIMR has acquired the reputation of meeting societal needs of under-managed sectors by offering unique, purposeful and relevant initiatives. This ensures self-financing, personal freedom with professional accountability and a corporatised culture.
More than 1,000 participants from diverse backgrounds are enrolled at any given time across a range of management programmes offered by SPJIMR.
In recent months, SPJIMR has enhanced student-faculty connect, launched Design Thinking across all programmes, accelerated faculty development and stepped up engagement with alumni, corporates and other stakeholders.
Their two-year, full time MBA equivalent Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM), the 15-month full time Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM) and full-time doctoral programme, Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) are approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
Their PGDM, PGPM, Post Graduate Executive Management Programme (PGEMP) and Post Graduate Family Managed Business programme (PGP-FMB) are accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), UK.
Their PGDM programme is also accredited by the National Board of Accredication (NBA).