Setting The Benchmark
Businessworld|December 29, 2021
As the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad celebrates 60 years of excellence, 2021 will count as one more year in which the university continued to challenge the norm and set new benchmarks
Vasudha Mukherjee
Over the 60 years of its existence, the institute has been acknowledged for its exemplary contributions to scholarship, practice and policy through distinctive teaching, high-quality research, nurturing future leaders, supporting industry, government, social enterprise and creating a progressive impact on society.

A Year of Innovation

Beginning the year on a strong note, the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad represented India in the FABLE consortium in January. The food, agriculture, biodiversity, land-use, and energy (FABLE) consortium mobilises top knowledge institutions from 20 countries to support the development of decision support tools and long-term pathways towards sustainable food and land-use systems.

“IIM Ahmedabad has earned the distinction of an institute of excellence in imparting education at par with global standards, creating knowledge through cutting-edge research and supporting policymaking in line with its mission of influencing business and societal advancement. The accomplishments of our faculty, alumni, and students are a testimony to our endeavours over 60 years of our journey. As a premier global management institute, we remain committed to upholding the rich legacy of the institution as we advance ahead,” says Errol D’Souza, Director, IIM Ahmedabad.

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