IIM Americas is a tax exempt 501c(6) not for profit pan IIM alumni organization founded in August 2013. It represents Americas based alumni of the Indian Institute of Management (IIMs). Enthused by IIM Americas success , several pan IIM organizations were started in other parts of the world and today there are similar pan IIM organizations in Europe, Middle East, Australia and Far East.
The IIMs are the original pioneers of management education and research in India and today rank among the best business schools in the world. These institutes are rated as some of the toughest schools to get into. The multi-layered screening process permits only about 1300 out of about 140,000 applicants or one out of every one hundred applicants to get admitted every year. Armed with state-of-the-art management knowledge, skills and human and social orientation, IIM alumni, the creme de la creme of managerial talent, are globally spread and occupy important leadership positions in business, academia, government, arts and sports.
The objectives of IIM Americas are: