Launched in 2011 by IIM Indore, Integrated Program in Management or IPM is first of its kind in India. It is a program meant for young aspirants of management and leadership. IPM is aimed at students who have passed out of class XII/Higher Secondary or equivalent from schools across India. The program structure of IIM IndoreIPM is a combination or amalgamation of 3 years of Under-graduation studies with 2 years of post-graduation studies or masters.
The Program structure of IIM Indore IPM consists of 15 terms spread over a period of 5 years, with each year having 3 terms of 3 months. IPM is based on two parts: The first three years build a foundation, and the last two years focus on management. At the end of the fifth year of Integrated Program, the participants would be awarded with Bachelor of Arts (Foundations of Management) and Master of Business Administration (under the Dual Degree Program) by IIM Indore IPM on successful completion of program requirements.
First 3 Years- Courses offered at Under-Graduate level
Last 2 years - Courses Offered at PGP Level
The Program Structure of IIM Indore IPM also includes Internship which are mandatory to obtain the degree. The Last 2 years of the program structure of IIM Indore IPM is same as the PGP offered at IIM Indore.
IPM students at IIM Indore are required to take complete a social internship at the end of year 2. In addition to the social internship, IIM Indore IPM students are also required to do a business internship along with the PGP students between 4th and 5th year.
The program structure of IIM Indore IPM also makes room for various extra-curricular activities. This is done in order to inculcate in students leadership qualities and managerial skills. The IIM Indore IPM participants have formed several Clubs/Committees through which they complement their academic activities.