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KIAMS Ranking

KIAMS Ranking

KIAMS has been ranked No.4 in India, just behind the IIMs, in the NHRDN-People Matters B-School Ranking 2016 for Leadership and Governance. Also, KIAMS was highly rated on many other aspects including:

  • 16th in Corporate Connectedness
  • 21st in Accreditation and Linkages
  • 26th in Faculty Profile
  • 28th in Infrastructure

Ranked 17th among Top Private B-School South Zone – India by The Week 2019

Ranked 64th among Top Private B-Schools across India by The Week 2019

Ranked A++ consistently by Business India

Ranked 10th among best private B-Schools in Karnataka by GHRDC

Ranked 43rd among top private B-Schools in India by Business World

Ranked 32nd among best private B-Schools in India by Careers 360

Ranked AAA+ among best private B-Schools in South India by Careers 360

Ranked AAA among India’s Best B-schools 2018 by Careers 360

Ranked 48th among top B-Schools in India by Outlook

Ranked 25th in ‘What If Not IIMs B-School Survey 2016’ by Silicon India

Received National Education Award of ‘B-School with Industry Related Curriculum in Market’ by ABP

Received 'Outstanding Education Institute Overall' by ABP

Received Knowledge Management Leadership Award at Taj Dubai Asia Education Award 2015 ALA-Dubai

Received Knowledge Management Leadership Award 2016 at Malaysia by Gp TGGTA-2015

CSR Top Institutes of India Award for the year 2016

Ranked B among India’s Top150 B-schools 2017 in MBA Education & Careers published by T.I.M.E.

KIAMS Awards

KIAMS


  • National Education Award for the “B-School with Industry Related Curriculum in Marketing” by ABP News.

  • Knowledge Management Leadership Award by World HRD Congress and Endorsed by World Thought Leaders.

  • The Golden Globe Tigers 2016 Education Leadership Knowledge Management Leadership Award at a ceremony in Malaysia.

  • The Competition Success Review awarded KIAMS the ‘Top Institutes of India’ award in April 2016.

  • ABP News also awarded KIAMS as an Outstanding Education Institute Overall.

  • Educational Excellence Award by Indo American Education Summit 2016.

Dr. V.S. Pai

Director - KIAMS, Harihar and Sr. Professor Strategic Management


  • Won second prize for the Case study “Tata Teleservices Ltd and NTT DoCoMo: A Strategic Tie Up” at the International Case Study Competition organized by John Molson School of Business, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada in January 2012.

  • Won second runner up prize for the case study, “Hero Honda Motor Ltd.: A Long Lasting Joint Venture”, at the International Case Study Competition organized by John Molson School of Business, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada in January 2012.

  • Won second prize in the “Best Research Paper Competition” for the paper titled “Trends in Handloom Exports: A Strategic Analysis”, organised by the Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS), and Canadian Consortium of Management Schools (CCMS), Canada, at MDI, Gurgaon, on 26th Aug 1994.

Prof. Bidyanand Jha

Associate Dean - Academics, Pune and Associate Professor - Marketing


  • Received second prize by presenting the paper titled “Perception towards usage of Mobile Internet for E-Commerce: Study of Indian Teens” at the 7th Annual International Research Conference on Management & Finance held on 14th December 2012 at Centre of Banking studies of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, University of Colombo.

Prof. Vinay Bhushan

Assistant Professor - IT & Systems


  • Received Best Faculty Award from Karnataka College, Dharwad in 2004.

  • Received Best Academic Coordinator Award in Nation Level Conference held at ICFAI National College Mysore in 2008.