Director’s Message


Welcome to IPE! We are very pleased you have chosen to visit our website.

IPE is a nationally reputed Management Institute. IPE has a long and rich history, and is one of the oldest management institutes in India, having commenced operations in 1964.

IPE runs a range of popular two-year Post Graduate Programs in Management (PGDM), covering several different specializations including General Management, Banking & Finance, International Business & HR. All our programs are AICTE approved. 

In addition to the PGDMs, IPE also has a very successful track record of running MDPs and Executive Programs over a long period of time. Till date, IPE has run over 1000 MDPs over its long history, covering over 50,000 participants. IPE also has a strong Research & Consultancy division, which provides Consulting services and undertakes Research Projects sponsored by many national organizations and corporations, including some of the largest and most reputed public sector enterprises in India.

One of the highlights of IPE is its strong linkages to industry and Placements. Many leading national and multinational companies visit our campus to recruit our graduates, facilitated by our Placements Division.

IPE is also consistently ranked among the leading Business Schools in India in most well-known Ranking Surveys  (eg. 20th rank nationally in Times B-School Ranking Survey 2020; 25th rank nationally in Business Standard 2021 Rankings; 20th rank in CSR-GHRDC B-School Ranking Survey 2020; 38th rank nationally in The Week Hansa Research Survey 2020; 45th rank nationally in India Today, MDRA Survey 2020, etc.).

Another attraction of IPE is its sprawling 22-acre campus at Shamirpet, Hyderabad, surrounded by a reserve forest on one side and a beautiful lake on the other.  This state-of-the-art campus provides a serene academic environment which is congenial for students, research scholars and faculty. IPE has an academic and administration block, a modern library, an auditorium, food court and several sports facilities.  The campus also comprises of modern hostel facilities to accommodate boys and girls.  This is reinforced by its knowledge-centre providing access to more than 5,000 national and international journals and over 40,000 books.  The Institute has state-of-art IT facilities and management-related software.

IPE has an eminent Board of Governors comprising renowned senior Government officials, policy makers, industry captains, venture capital and start-up promoters. Our Board is led by the President Sri Madhava Rao, IAS, who is a former Chief Secretary and Election Commissioner, Govt of (combined) Andhra Pradesh.

If you are a prospective applicant into one of our PGDM programs, we invite you to join us and avail of an excellent educational experience, which will impart the latest knowledge, skills and best practices in the various fields of management, significantly enhancing your employability, enabling you to embark on a very successful career.

If you are from the industry or Government, we invite you to partner with us, and avail of the expertise of our Research & Consulting Division, which comprises of excellent faculty with considerable experience in providing such services across a wide spectrum of industries and sectors. Alternatively, you may want to participate in one of our several Executive Programs of MDPs, which can be either on specific Topics, or specially customized for your organization’s needs.

Prof Nathan Subramanian
Director, IPE