With a commendable contribution from IIT Kharagpur's noted alumnus (1967) Mr.Vinod Gupta, Founder-chairman of InfoUSA, the school was established with a mission to develop outstanding management professionals capable of playing leadership roles in their chosen careers in organisations in different sectors of the economy, especially in technology-driven and knowledge based industries that are characterized by high degrees of globalisation, dynamism, complexity and innovativeness. The main focus of the Centre is on advanced post graduate and doctoral programme in Business Management, Management Development and other areas.
Highly qualified faculty having considerable academic and industrial/consultancy experience and strong associated faculty of sister departments. The combined faculty of the school and sister departments give the school a high faculty to student ratio of about 1:3:5. Built on the foundation of a world-class education system created and nurtured over a period of five decades, close and collegial relations between students and faculty create an atmosphere conducive to learning. Opportunity exists for students to take electives from sister departments Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Industrial engineering and Management, and Humanities and Social Sciences. Being part of a large and vibrant academic community the management students have the opportunity to participate in a wide range of extra-curricular activities and develop their managerial and leadership capabilities. Modern and aesthetically designed building situated amongst sylvan surroundings.
Well-equipped computer laboratory. Exclusive library attached to the School, boasting a good collection of books panning all the functional areas of management. This complements the management section in the Central library of the Institute.