"Best Institute" Award by S.P. Pune University & NAAC accredited "A" grade institute Most Upcoming B-School Award' from Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India (ASSOCHEM) Award for Leadership in IT education by Canon India Pvt Ltd., Star Group and Fun and Joy at work. Ranked in India's Top 100 B-School by Dalal Street Investment Journal's India's Best B-School Annual Compendium. IMS-Learning Resource Centre was awarded the B-School Library award. Amount 128 participated libraries

Honors and Accreditations

Honors and Accreditations

  • Dewang Mehta National Education Awards

    The institute participated in 23rd BSA and Dewang Mehta National Education Awards and the institute has been awarded by "Outstanding B-School Award" in West Region in the year 2015.
  • Dr. S.B. Kolte, Director General of the Institute was awarded 'Life Time Achievement Award' by Indian Subcontinent Decision Sciences Institute, New Delhi.
  • The Institute has been ranked 26th among India's Top B-School Brands as per an exclusive survey conducted by Business Barons among CEOs and senior executives, (designed to rank the brand equity of India's leading select B-Schools) November - December 2014.
  • The Institute ranked 33rd in 'Beyond IIM's B-school survey 2014' by Higher Education Review magazine.
  • Most upcoming Best B-School

    The Institute has received 'Most Upcoming B-School award' from Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India (ASSOCHEM) on 19th Feb 2014 in ASSOCHEM National Education Summit & Excellence awards. The award was given by Padma Vibhushan Dr. Karan Singh.
  • The Institute has been ranked 31st among India's Top B-School Brands: 2013 as per an exclusive survey conducted by Business Barons among CEOs and senior executives, (designed to rank the brand equity of India's leading select B-Schools) 2013.
  • Discovery Education Media Private Limited empowers the students with education opportunities and career choices. It endeavours to organize Indian B-School Awards to recognize the contribution of the entrepreneurs and educators in the field of management education. The IMSCDR Learning Resource Centre was awarded the B-School Library award. Around 120 B-Schools from all over the county participated in the B-School award.






  • The Institute is accredited as 'Grade A' Institute by 'National Assessment and Accreditation Council of India (NAAC)', Bangalore. NAAC is an autonomous institution of the University Grants Commission (UGC) which works for quality assessment and accreditation of the higher education institutions in India. The Institute has been accredited for a period of 5 years with a cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.28 on a four-point scale at Grade 'A' valid from 5th January 2013.
  • Award for Leadership in IT Education category.










  • Cannon India Pvt. Ltd., Star Group and Fun and Joy at work jointly called nominations for various awards in IT Excellence. The invitations of these were sent to various IT, ITES companies and colleges and institutes imparting IT related education. IT department participated in Award for Leadership in IT education category. The evaluation was done on the basis of reports and documents produced for justification of infrastructure available, computer laboratory, library, teaching faculty and their efforts to improve quality of teaching, various activities undertaken by the department for overall growth of the students, academic results, placements, research activities undertaken by faculty & students & leadership qualities. Presentation of award ceremony was held at Hotel Taj Lands' End, Mumbai on 13th February 2012 and the Institute received Award for Leadership in IT education.
  • IMS theatre group participated in Natasreshtha Shahu Modak Karandak inter collegiate drama competition held on 7th & 8th January 2012. IMS performed short play 'Daar kuni ughadat nahi' written by Shri Satish Alekar. IMS bagged "Natasreshtha Shahu Karandak" for best play. It also bagged following individual prizes:-
    • Best Actor - Mr. Shaumik Kulkarni
    • Best Actress - Ms. Shruti Dhongde
    • Best Director - Mr. Shaumik Kulkarni
    • Best Music - Ms. Sonam Bajaj, Ms. Namrata Mahankale
    • Best Lights - Mr. Kiran Supekar, Ms. Sonal Tamboli
  • The Institute has been ranked A2 as per ranking of the Business schools from Western India conducted by All India Management Association as published in Indian Management, A Business Standard publication November 2011 issue.
  • The Institute has been ranked in India's Top 100 B-School in 2010 in Dalal Street Investment Journal's India's Best B-school Annual Compendium. The Institute received the Certificate of Merit in this respect
  • The Institute has been ranked BB as per survey conducted by Business & Management Chronicle as published in Feb 2011 issue.
  • The Institute has been ranked 38th among India's Top B-School as per an exclusive survey conducted by Business Barons among CEOs and senior executives, (designed to rank the brand equity of India's leading select B-Schools) February-March 2011.
  • The Institute has been ranked 12th Promising Top B-School as per Global Human Resource Development Centre (GHRDC-CSR) B-School Survey 2010 published in Competition Success Review November 2010 issue. The Institute is also amongst 15 Lowest Cost of Education of B-Schools as per the said survey.
  • The Institute got "BEST INSTITUTE AWARD" of University of Pune on University Foundation Day 10th February 2010. The award includes Rs. 1,50,000/-, a Memento and a certificate. The Institute was selected as Best Institute (Professional courses) under the Quality Improvement Programme of University of Pune.
  • The Business India (November 2009 issue) has rated IMSCDR as "A" in its B-school survey.
  • The Institute got accreditation from National Board of Accreditation for its M.B.A. programme for a period of 3 years w.e.f. 26th May 2009.








  • The Institute received a prestigious "Best Management Institute Award" in 'Teaching & Research' from the Educational Standards and Testing Council of India (TEST-COIN), The Global Open University Nagaland and the Confederation of Indian Universities, New Delhi. The Award was given in presence of National & International Dignitaries on the auspicious occasion of World Management Congress on 30-31 December 2009 at India International Centre New Delhi.
  • According to the B-School survey conducted by All India Management Association, Centre for Management Services, New Delhi our Institute got 'B+' grade in the year 2008.
  • According to India's Best B-Schools Survey conducted by Business India our Institute got 'B++' rating in the year 2008.
  • The students and Faculty members of the IMS-Videocon Academy of Fine & Performing Arts were blessed with a Golden chance to perform at 'Rashtrapati Bhavan' before Hon.President Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam on 8th August 2006. Under the able guidance of Ms. Kalyani Pradhan, Principal of the Academy and support of Dr. S.B. Kolte, Director General I.M.S.C.D.R, 13 students along with Ms. Kalyani Pradhan gave 30 minutes Bharat Natyam presentation before the Hon. President. They presented 'Ganesh Vandana' and a dance ballet 'Shri Rama' to the accompaniment of live music by 'Swanand Pariwar' of Baramati. The progamme was directed and choreographed by Ms. Kalyani Pradhan
  • November, 2000 issue of Business Today has given ranking of Top 100 Business Schools in the country. The survey was jointly conducted by Business Today, COSMODE, (Hyderabad) and H.R.D Ministry Govt. of India. According to the survey this Institute ranks 43 on National Level, 9th in Maharashtra and 2nd in the University of Pune region.
  • The Institute became one of the first few Educational Institutes under University of Pune, to get quality certification "ISO 9001-2000" on 26/4/2002.