Rajiv Gandhi Indian Institute of Management (RGIIM-S), Shillong has been set up with a vision of expansion and mobilisation of facilities for offering good quality management education and research in the North Eastern region of India. The decision of coming up with an Indian Institute of Management in the North East was unanimously taken by the Union Minister of Human Resource Development along with the Chief Ministers of the North Eastern States in the Review Meeting held at Shillong during June 2004.
Shillong was drafted as the permanent location for the institute after consultation between the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DONER) and the Chief Ministers of States of the region.The institute aims to develop unbeatable leaders for an economically and ecologically sustainable society, with the help of a unique curriculum that comprises a mix of compulsory and elective courses, supplemented by specialised courses on industry sectors.The director of IIM Shillong is Prof. Ashoke K Dutta, an alumnus of IIM Calcutta and the St. Xavier's College, Calcutta .
Campus of Rajiv Gandhi Indian Institute of Management -
The serene ambiance of IIM Shillong surrounded by pine trees, lush green lawn and the kaleidoscopic mountains in the backdrop creates an aura of stunned silence amidst nature. Within the heart of Shillong city, the IIMS campus showcases a tranquil environment where the students can concentrate in their regular activities.The institute is currently functioning from a temporary campus in the Mayurbhanj Complex (the erstwhile summer palace of Mayurbhanj Kings).
Facilities at Rajiv Gandhi Indian Institute of Management -
- Information Technology Infrastructure
- Medical Services
Placement at Rajiv Gandhi Indian Institute of Management -
IIM Shillong followed the unique concept of winter internships. Every student was placed and 35 companies across sectors made a total of 79 offers to 64 students. Top recruiters included Deloittes, E&Y, KPMG, PwC, Ogilvy & Mather, Viacom, Warner Brothers, AC Nielsen, Cadbury, Citigroup, HDFC, Standard Chartered, Axis Bank, Tata AIG, SBI Cap, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Siemens, Bosch, Ford, Honda, Lafarge, Hero Group and ONGC.
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