IFMR - Institute for Financial Management and Research , Nungambakkam, Chennai

  • 4.3/5 (9 reviews)
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Why Join IFMR - Institute for Financial Management and Research

  • An Institute of National Importance
  • Ranked in Top 30 B-Schools including IIMs
  • Qualified faculty from renowned Universities
  • Conducive learning environment
  • Placement in Top-Nortch companies
  • Strong Alumni Network


Overall rating of IFMR - Institute for Financial Management and Research based on 9 reviews

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  • 4.4/5

Class of 2010 PGDM


Placements: Have been good in the last few years. But need a charismatic personality as Placement Head to guide the institute for better placements.

Infrastructure / Teaching facilities: Decent infrastructure & teaching facilities. Could be improved further.

Faculty: Excellent faculty for Finance & Marketing. Have got in depth knowledge of the subjects. Application based learning.

Overall Feedback: Satisfied. Have learnt a lot from IFMR. Remember it has never been only about studies at an MBA institute. The most important thing which it teaches you is Time Management.

Class of 2006 PGDBM


Placements: The institute has consistent record of placing all the students - including in foreign locations. Major companies in Banking & Finance, FMCG majors, IT companies recruit for openings in finance, marketing, HR, operations etc. The salary has been increasing year on year as is the market trend

Infrastructure / Teaching facilities: The library is one of the best in South India. People travel from other states to refer the books here. The facilities and the courses are state-of-the-art and always up to date & current. The institute is in the heart of the city but has has serene atmosphere. The technology and facilities are great.

Faculty: The faculty is very experienced and are from some of the most eminent institutes in world/India. They have been associated with esteemed organisations in their career. They are very approachable and are eager to guide us any time.

Overall Feedback: On an overall basis, the institute has the substance, resources, faculty and the program set for right development of any student in the course. Apart from guest lectures from eminent industry tycoons, the institute organises its Annual business fest and other programs regularly in the campus

Institute Details

  • Placement Services

    • Placement Assisatnce
    • The Job opportunities made available to students were in diverse sectors including Finance, IT, Sales, Marketing, HR and Operations.
    • The institute also kick-started International Placements 
    Sector-wise Placement Information:

  • Top Recruiting Companies

    Following are the Recruiting companies:
    • Accenture,
    • Amba Research,
    • Bank of America,
    • Cap Gemini,
    • CTS,
    • Deloitte,
    • FINO,
    • Genpact,
    • HCL,
    • HDFC Bank,
    • HSBC,
    • ICICI Bank,
    • i-Nautix,
    • Infosys,
    • Irevna,
    • ITC,
    • JP Morgan,
    • L&T Nomura,
    • Novartis,
    • SBI Caps,
    • Shell,
    • Syntel,
    • TCS,
    • Vedanta
    and many more.......
  • Rankings & Awards

    • CRISIL Rating:
                         A*** (State Level)
                        A** (National Level)
    • CNBC-TV18:
                        Ranked 9th in Finance including IIMs.
                        Ranked in Top 30 Institutes including IIMs.
    • Star News B-School Rankings:
                        Most Outstanding College (South)
    • Dewang Mehta Award:
                        Best Academic Input/Syllabus in the field of Finance in 2010
    • Business Standard B-School Ratings:
                          A1 Category including IIMs
    • Business World B-School Rankings:
                         Ranked in Top 30 B-Schools including IIMs
  • Hostel Details

    Provide residential accommodation to the students around the college campus
  • Infrastructure / Teaching Facilities

    State-of-the-art Infrastructural facilities:
    • Well stocked Library
    • Quality food at canteens
    • Air-conditioned Classrooms with Audio visual aids
    • Computers with Internet connectivity
    • Conference Room
    • Rooms Facilities are also available for management trainees and guests.
    • Study Hall
    • Shuttle Court
    • Recreation Hall
  • Institute Description

    • The Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR) is a non-profit, research-led academic institution, backed by 43 years of training and research.
    • IFMR offers a 2-year fulltime Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) program, recognized by AICTE and The Association of Indian Universities, equivalent to an MBA.  
    • IFMR Approved as an institution of national importance by the Ministry of Finance.
    • Faculty members at IFMR have worked and consulted with both national and international organizations.
    • Students too are involved in these projects, ensuring continuous interaction with industry.
    • An approved institution by the University of Madras for pursuing a Ph. D. degree
  • Scholarships

    Offers attractive scholarships ranging up to 50% of tuition fee on a yearly basis based on the academic performance at IFMR.

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