VIM at a glance

Vishwakarma Institute of Management (VIM) is the flagship B School of Bansilal Ramnath Agarwal Charitable Trust (BRACT). VIM was established in the year 2001 and has made rapid strides in the last decade. VIM is approved by AICTE New Delhi, recognized by Government of Maharashtra & permanently affiliated to the University of Pune. It offers the two – years full-time MBA program in affiliation to the University of Pune. It also offers the Ph.D. program. It is ISO 9001 - 2008 Certified and the MBA Program is rated as “MH-A” by CRISIL since AY 2011.


To develop VIM as a premier institution of management education by creating human capital through excellent, flexible, enriching, life-long learning experiences.


  • To develop socially conscious, responsible, entrepreneurial, leader-managers for the globalized society.
  • To foster graduates ready to undertake the roles, responsibilities, and challenges available in business, industry, government, public service, and society.
  • To offer programs which reflect current and emerging knowledge and practices relevant to the learner and to the region.
  • To institutionalize an ecosystem of excellence in management education, training, and research and continually extend the frontiers of knowledge in management.
  • To be a people-centered, result oriented, sustainable, institution of higher education that promotes and protects the dignity, equality, social justice and human rights for all.


  • We shall strive to develop and sustain the following values to provide the context for all programs and activities
  • Pedagogy which is participatory and experiential, fostering dialogue, mutual learning, and critical reflection
  • Enabling environment that promotes teamwork, cooperation, and mutual support.
  • Rigour, creativity, and innovation
  • Fostering appreciation of and respect for freedom of expression and cultural, ideological and intellectual diversity
  • Excellence
  • Cross-functional and multi-disciplinary perspectives leading to inter-linkages across teaching, practice, research and extension
  • Transparency and Accountability

Innovative & next practices @ VIM

The complex challenges of society and businesses can be addressed only through innovative thought processes and out of the box solutions. At VIM, we nurture innovation in all aspects of our functioning. Implementing best and next practices is a culture for us.

  • Leadership & Governance
  • Curriculum Enrichment
  • Teaching Learning Processes
  • Academic Assessment
  • Rewards & Recognitions
  • Ethics and Values
  • Service to Community
  • Training & Placements
  • Career Counselling
  • Industry Connect
  • Research & FDP
  • Consultancy Services
  • Stakeholder Focus
  • Alumni Relations
Programs taught in:
  • English (US)

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Vishwakarma Institute of Management

"The quality of the MBA programmes depends upon faculty expertise and strength of industry connect. The basic thrust is on understanding how value is created in a busines ... [+]

"The quality of the MBA programmes depends upon faculty expertise and strength of industry connect. The basic thrust is on understanding how value is created in a business & social context, appreciate the nature of modern-day organizational dynamics and its managerial implications. VIM promotes diversity of viewpoints and prepares students for a leadership position in a globalised workplace.You shall get umpteen opportunities of interacting with the corporates, working on live projects and gaining hands-on experience in a variety of ways.A further opportunity is provided through the participation of students in various events and competitions".

Dr. Shailesh Kasande, VIM

MBA Programme Objectives To equip the students with requisite knowledge, skills & right attitude necessary to provide effective leadership in a global environment. To develop competent management professionals with strong ethical values, capable of assuming a pivotal role in various sectors of the Indian Economy & Society, aligned with the national priorities To develop proactive thinking so as to perform effectively in the dynamic socio-economic and business ecosystem. ... [-]
India Pune
July 2020
English (US)
4 semesters
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