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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

Ministry Of Human Resource Development
DEPARTMENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION

RAJY A SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO.641
TO BE ANSWERED ON 30.07.2010
Opening of new UMs

 

641. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:
Will the Minister of HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT be pleased to
state:

(a) whether it is a fact that Government has been able to open only two of the four Indian Institutes of Management (lIMs) planned for 20 I 0;
(b) if so, the reasons therefore; and
(c) by when the remaining two IIMs will start functioning?

ANSWER
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
(SMT. D. PURANDESWARI)

(a) to (c): It was decided to set up four new IIMs in the first phase.
IIM Rohtak and IIM Ranchi have commenced their regular PGP course from the current academic year 2010-11. After finalization of temporary campuses, IIM Raipur and IIM Tiruchirappalli will start executive programmes this year and regular PGP course from the next academic year 2011-12.