Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH) was established in 1988 under the aegis of the Birla Academy of Art and Culture, and supported by Birla group of companies. The institute has progressed from a moderate start to the 12th rank in India. BIMTECH has students coming almost from all the states of India, and also from few foreign countries. Its mix of nationalities, cultural backgrounds, academic and professional experiences make BIMTECH one of the most exciting and enriching business schools in the country.
The two-year Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDBM) Of Birla Institute of Management Technology is the flagship program of the Institute. This program is a two year, full time residential program. The number of applicants admitted to this program is 120. There is a strong emphasis on project work as a part of the regular courses at the Institute. While working on projects, students are required to interact with managers from the industry.
The Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management lasts six trimesters, spread over two years, with a summer project in between the two years for eight weeks. The sixth trimester is the final project or on job training. The selection is on the basis of merit, as determined by the candidate's performance in written test, group discussion, interview, and graduation credentials.
The research and publication wing of the institute regularly contributes into the academic and industry researches. Every year, some BIMTECH students join the partner universities which have student exchange programs. Faculty of BIMTECH too visits for the research and teaching purpose.