IFIM College , affiliated to Bangalore University offers education which focuses on overall personality development. The college fosters an atmosphere of intellectual vigor and moral rectitude in which the youth may find their fulfillment and achieve greatness as eminent citizens. With a campus strategically placed in Electronics City, Bengaluru, one of India's largest Electronic industrial parks, IFIM College bridges the gap between classroom learning and practical experience, thereby creating business-ready corporate professionals.
IFIM College has a winning combination of world-class infrastructure, highly-qualified faculty combined with a unique academic delivery of domain knowledge, career advancement and employability skills. IFIM also has a large contingent of respected professionals as visiting faculty. IFIM College believes that holistic education that nurtures the mind, body, emotions and social responsibility is key to creating model citizens of the future. IFIM's Centers of Excellence for personality development, continuous employability and social responsibility have been set up expressly for this. Besides, an emphasis on extra-curricular pursuits including cultural activities and sports help students develop into well-rounded individuals
This undergraduate program is designed to build competencies for corporate employment or higher studies.
As a graduate of IFIM College Bachelor of Business Administration, you will be applying the skills and knowledge gained to coordinate and integrate the activities of manpower and other resources in an organization to achieve its goals. Having incorporated the recommendations of various industry bodies, the public sector and professional associations into the Bachelor of Business Administration it will prepare you for all aspects of business operations and for the development of specific on-the-job skills.
IFIM College in general and BBA department recognizes the need to encourage individual initiatives for all round multifaceted development and in this process it provides students with keen business insights and rigorous training through the following methods
Case Based Learning
The case based learning is integrated as a dominant tool in the education methodology which reinforces their understanding of the concepts and enhances their ability to apply in real situations. To be an effective professional, the student has to think and acts like one.
Teaching through live performance in order to learn the basics of the subject by role play in the class room is an advance methodology. This develops the feeling of belongingness to the organization, the team spirit and ultimately enabling students to emerge as natural team leader.
Presentations (Training for Soft Skills)
The institute provides training for soft skill along with the academic curriculum. It provides strong practical orientations to the students helping them in building and improving their skills such as communication, presentations, group discussions, interview and interpersonal skills, team building and business correspondence.
Summer Internship Program (SIP)
Apart from other tools of learning, one way of learning business is by action and participation in research. Each student is required to undergo six to eight weeks summer internship at leading corporations by undertaking a project of direct relevance to the concerned organization. Subsequently, a presentation on the project and a viva-voce before the faculty is made.
Management Research Projects
Students are required to work on comprehensive research projects under the guidance of faculty involving application of concepts, tools and techniques to the real-world problems or research on the latest developments in the chosen fields of management. This provides a unique opportunity for refining skills to work in a diverse group.
Keeping in mind the requirements of the industry and the business organization, the teaching methodology and pedagogy which we have designed will definitely helps the BBA students to prepared to crack all sort of test and interview.
The Department has been established with the objective of developing the capabilities in the students in the field of Commerce. The department is involved with research and training pertaining to a wide variety of issues related to commerce and other allied subjects.
The students are given exposure to a wide range of subjects such as Accountancy, Finance, Management, Economics, Law, Environmental Science, Quantitative Techniques and International Marketing and it also hones their soft skills through subjects like Business Communication. To obtain industrial exposures, we arrange industrial training and periodical industrial visits to all the students. National and international seminars, Conference and workshops were conducted periodically to enrich and inculcate the knowledge of our students.
In IFIM, the student's business education begins in first year and continues for the full three years. In the third year, students will have the opportunity to choose elective business courses of their specific areas of interest.
Apart from Bangalore University curriculum, students will have the opportunity to take additional certification courses from Accounting Group, Finance Group, Marketing Group, Human Recourse Group, Insurance Group, Taxation Group and Information system and Management Group that matches their personal areas of interest and strength.
At IFIM, we use a flexible blend of teaching styles. We know that different people learn in different ways, and that not everything can be taught by a single method.
The faculty is always ready to help and address any questions or doubts of the students.
Academic Counselors are available to discuss degree requirements, course selections, university services or other academic matters.
The Library Facilitates: 63 national and international Journals, 12000 Books, 3600 E-Books, 8400 E-Journals, 4800 E-Articles etc.
The Net impact Centre provides free technical and multi-media resources for Commerce students. The Centre is open 6 days a week during the academic year.
The Students at IFIM College are privy to a unique Wi-Fi campus. The Wi-Fi campus enables the students to get on-line anywhere on campus without the hassle of wires and plug-ins.
Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) is an undergraduate program where students are exposed to various areas of computer applications including the latest developments in the industry. The students are taught various applications, programs and are given important, substantial and generic knowledge about software, hardware and networking. The duration of the course is of three years.
Students keen to join IT and services industry can opt for this course. This degree helps the students to get a sound knowledge of computer applications with the help of which they can have a perfect launch pad for challenging careers in the field of Information Technology.
This triple major three year degree course at IFIM College is conducted in affiliation to Bangalore University. The course is a package of three major subjects - Journalism, Psychology and Optional English, with equal essence given to each of these three majors.
This is a prestigious offering/program of the IFIM group-a five year integrated course leading to the award of BBA-LLB of Karnataka State Law University (KSLU). Recruiters tend to prefer an integrated five year program; experts in academia too believe that such a course will produce professionals who will be industry-ready to take up various challenges in an ever-evolving job market. The course has been devised and structured by KSLU.
(i) Applicants should have passed XII standard/PUC or equivalent thereto as prescribed by Bangalore University with a minimum of 60% throughout.
(ii) Those who are appearing for the final examinations of XII or PUC can also apply.
(iii) All admissions have to be approved by Bangalore University.
IFIM is considered to be one of the best institute for hiring the fresh graduates for various industrial roles at numerous institutions including MNCs.
It holds a consistent placement record of having more than 70 recruiting partners.
The Personality Enhancement Program (PEP) is designed to guide students to become effective communicators, develop winning personalities and eventually become dynamic leaders. The program helps students identify personality shortcomings, deepen self-realization and develop positive belief systems so that they grow into successful managers and human beings. To be a successful corporate citizen, domain knowledge and leadership qualities are not enough. One requires a healthy body as well as a healthy mind.The uniqueness of IFIM’s PEP curriculum is that every student will undertake a rigorous Lifestyle Management course from the day they join the Institute.
Mentoring is a symbiotic and synergetic relationship with mutual benefits.The essence of mentoring is a sustained human relationship that helps young professionals at IFIM College gain from diversified experiences, wisdom and knowledge provided by industry leaders. Mentoring fosters a sense of bonding that builds reciprocal relationship over the period between mentors and mentees.Large number of mentors at various levels of senior positions from the industry guide our students and get immense fulfilment of helping young professionals grow.
The Centre for Continuous Employability assists students with career counselling, mentoring, placements and internships, in addition to managing alumni, corporate relations and innovations in Executive Education. The Centre for Continuous Employability (CCE) considers the Placement Process sacrosanct and extends all support to ensure that students are given the right opportunity to streamline their career interests with the opportunities available. The CCE team continuously endeavors to ensure IFIM Business School comes up with the best Placements and becomes the most favored destination for recruiters.
IFIM's unique Industry Internship Program, (IIP) has been very well-received by recruiters across industries for its unmatched exposure and valuable on-the-job learning. Students over the years have benefited from the internship for its practical edge and industry experience. The advantage for the recruiting companies is that students would have already completed all coursework that is expected from a graduating student. IFIM students pursue their internships with leading companies, which adds to their repertoire of achievements and accomplishments.
Social Immersion Project (SIP) sensitizes students to the needs of the community and enables them to identify their social problems through research. They learn to design solutions for these social problems through a Techno Economic Viability (TEV) study, thereby enabling sustainable social positive and measurable impact - all this by completely immersing into the community. IFIM has established a CSR Centre known as the V. B. Padode Centre for Sustainability.
The IFIM Institutions Campus is spread over 2 acres of land and the infrastructure consists of a computer lab, an integrated Wi-Fi enabled campus, student activity areas such as a lounge and snack bar, 24 classrooms of varying seating capacities, three conference halls exclusively for Executive Development Programs, a centrally air-conditioned auditorium, an amphitheater, Placement office, admissions office and an administration department. The IFIM hostel is located in close proximity to the main campus and it has excellent boarding facilities for students. The hostel has a state of the art gymnasium, open space for outdoor sports and facilities for indoor sports.