Indian Institute of Plantation Management

EFMD Equis Accredited

Realizing the potentialities and needs of modernization of the plantation sector through management education and training, the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India constituted a core group in 1990 to set up a strategic institution of management education in the plantation sector.

IIPM envisaged as a centre of excellence, to act as a think tank and an intellectual resource base for the plantation and associated agri-business sector. It is an exclusive sectoral school of management in Asia, based on a new model intensive institute-industry interaction.

In November 1993, the institute was established as an autonomous educational institute of higher learning. It is jointly sponsored by Commodity Boards of India viz., Coffee Board, Tea Board, Rubber Board, Spices Board and Plantation Associations viz., UPASI and India Tea Association (ITA).

Institute is co-sponsored by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment (MSJ&E), Ministry of Minority Affairs (MMA), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Ministry of Communication & Information Technology (MCI) of Government of India and the Malankara Plantations Ltd. through meritorious and top-class educational institution scholarships and academic related recognitions.

Institute is actively supported by the industry through its uniquely designed Faculty Finance Support Scheme and Commodity Boards of India chairs. IIPM has been ranked among top sectoral management institute by Business India B-School survey.

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Post Graduate Certificate Programme - International Business (PGCM-IB)

Campus Full time 12 months January 2016 India Bangalore

The course is designed to develop the participants for managerial and leadership roles in the dynamic global scenario of International Business. [+]

The programme is designed suitable for managers working in the International and Indian business environments.  The programme explores international business scenarios that are likely to open up opportunities for international businesses and challenges for agri and allied business sectors. The course covers small and large scale firms with focus on Exports and Imports,   the bilateral and multilateral business agreements and trade linkages which play dynamic and critical roles. The international trade scenario which challenges dynamically requires a deeper and wider understanding of the dimensions of international business (technical, cultural, economic and allied business processes).  Such dynamics in international business scenarios throw up challenges for practicing managers.  This requires professional approaches which lead to improve profitability of business and reduction in the cost of doing business intelligently. This is the primary objective the proposed course Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Management: International Business (PGCM: IB), which is being launched by IIPM. The course is contemporary and has been developed with experiential learning of   IIPM’s intensive industry interactions spanning over two decades.... [-]