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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

Senior Professor - KIAMS, Harihar and Sr. Professor Strategic Management


  • Won the 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 the 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”, organized 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

Dean - Academics, Pune and Associate Professor - Marketing


  • Received second prize by presenting the paper titled “Perception towards the 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 the 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.