The Institute aims to create a unique and futuristic space of global reckoning so as to nurture the finest management thinkers in the pursuit of developing innovative, socially responsible and environment-friendly practitioners, leaders and educators. Hence, it abides by its dictum of ‘Globalizing Indian Thought’.
The Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode is situated on two hillocks in the Kunnamangalam Area of Calicut in Kerala. The picturesque campus boasts of world-class infrastructure that includes air-conditioned classrooms, guest care areas, and LAN/WAN connectivity for a wholesome experience. IIM- Kozhikode was the fifth IIM to be established in the country in 1996. The first batch of 42 students joined the premier institute in 1997, and currently, the regular PGP batch has a strength of 712 students, while the EPGP has 524.
The Institute seeks to inculcate a spirit of wholesome learning giving equal weight-age to academic solidarity and practical application. It aspires to integrate concepts with applications and values, thereby nurturing dependable, capable, caring and fair-minded individuals who will contribute towards the development of communities.
Executive Post Graduate Programmes
In the year 2001, IIM- Kozhikode founded a new model of management education for working executives — the ‘Executive Management Education programme’.
IIM-Kozhikode was the first in the Asia-Pacific region to bring management education to working professionals through an Interactive Learning mode.
EPGP offers a variety of programmes for working professionals to meet their career objectives. The courses are conducted through an Interactive Learning platform, where participants attend the class from designated classroom centres located at the major cities in India, and the In-Campus programmes that are conducted at the IIM- Kozhikode campus.