Thursday, Jun 30, 2022
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Techs 'N' Mechs

They are relatively new but IIT B-schools will soon rival the IIMs.

Techs 'N' Mechs Abhijit Bhatlekar

The revelations in this year’s Outlook-Cfore survey have been the business schools in the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). The schools in IITs Bombay, Kharagpur and Delhi have all come in the top 20. And the surprise is they are all less than 10 years old, which makes their achievement all the more creditable.

The Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSOM) in IIT Kharagpur was the first IIT B-school, set up in 1993, with a $2-million endowment from alumnus Vinod Gupta, chairman of the $300-million Info USA.

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