• We are extremely delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Mahesh Rangarajan as the next Vice Chancellor of Krea University, effective July 2021. An eminent scholar, an author and an institution builder -- Dr Mahesh Rangarajan brings scholarly expertise combined with a passion for education.

    Krea University appoints <br>Dr. Mahesh Rangarajan as next Vice Chancellor
  • An impactful finance research paper co-authored by Dr Praveen Bhagawan, Assistant Professor of Finance, and Dr Jyoti Prasad Mukhopadhyay, Associate Professor of Economics, will be presented at the 37th International Conference of the French Finance Association. 

    Research Paper by IFMR GSB professors to be presented at an upcoming finance conference
  • The Tesla Model of Education

    Ramkumar Ramamoorthy, Pro Vice-Chancellor for Professional Learning at Krea University, wrote on the innovative learning models in today's new-age universities, and the transition to a 'Tesla Model of Education'. The article was featured in the Times of India

    The Tesla Model of Education

Creating Responsible Leaders

Graduate School of Business

IFMR Graduate School of Business (formerly Institute for Financial Management and Research) is a leading business school with the objective of moulding ambitious young men and women into competent and socially responsible global leaders. IFMR GSB’s curriculum offers a mix of theory with simulated real-life exposure and endeavours to shape business practices through inventive, sharp thinking and cutting-edge research. IFMR Graduate School of Business offers MBA, PhD, E-MBA and customised programme for executives.

Academic Programmes

IFMR GSB is a different kind of business school. We prepare our students with top quality management education to be reflective, ethical and effective professionals.


A two-year full-time residential programme with 54 core credits, 45 elective credits in 7 areas & summer internship


Uniquely designed full-time residential research programme for students to explore their research interests independently.

Executive Education

Customized management development programmes for future-ready managers

Certificate Programmes

Curated short-term programmes offering specializations as per industry trends

Reflective.Ethical. Effective. Professional.

Learn more about IFMR GSB and the admission process

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