Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) is one of
the India's premier
management institutes. IIMB
is the only B-School in India to be ranked among Top 10 Asia-Pacific B-Schools
according to the QS Global Business School Survey 2009. IIM Bangalore was also
ranked the second best business school in India according
to Business Today rankings of 2007-08 and the ET B-school Survey
2007. IIMB is located in India’s Information Technology capital, Bengaluru.
Bangalore is India's third most populous city and
fifth most populous urban agglomeration.
historical references to the city predate 900 CE, a
modern history of continuous settlement
exists only from 1537, when Kempe Gowda I built a
mud-brick fort at the site and established it as a
province of the Vijayanagara Empire.
as a large and growing metropolis, Bangalore is a home
to some of the most well-recognized colleges and
research institutions. Numerous public
sector heavy industries, software companies,
aerospace, telecommunications, and defence
organisations are located in the city. Bangalore is
known as the Silicon Valley of India because of its
preeminent position as the nation's leading IT
employer and exporter. A demographically diverse
city, Bangalore is a major economic hub and the
fastest growing major metropolis in India.