Guruvayurappan Institute of Management (GIM) Tamil Nadu, Fees, Courses, Admission Date Updates

GIM strives to position its young managers as effective leaders in the global corporate arena. While basic knowledge is imparted, managerial skills are also developed through core courses and the various electives that span four semesters. GIM has been awarded ISO 9001 : 2008 Certification for its quality in performance and delivery.

The Pedagogy involving audio-visual methods, lectures, discussions, case studies, group activities etc, help enhance better understanding, awareness and familiarity with the various subjects. Computer literacy is imparted to all our students. We strive to make our students MBA +, with the ‘plus’ representing characteristics such as competence, confidence and compassion. We ensure all this and more, through constant reviews and continuous action for the attainment of academic and behavioural excellence.

GIM is evolving as a high profile centre to develop core competence and corporate decision making skills in the students through value based education and development oriented methodologies.

GIM is located in a spacious Campus, midway between Coimbatore (20 kms) and Palakkad (25 kms) at Navakkarai, a serene and picturesque location in the foothills of Sahyadri. The ambience, fresh air and a learning friendly atmosphere offers the most conducive environment for an aspiring young manager.


We strive to inculcate quality managerial talents in young men and women; prepare them for the dynamic global business environment; create proactive business acumen in them and develop them into socially responsible global citizens.

We strive to become one among the top management institutes, through imparting high quality management education and training through dedicated faculty and the best possible infrastructure.

We strive to experiment with new ideas and methodologies in management education to add value to the MBA degree.

We strive to generate positive ideas and practices that will help the creation of a new dynamic society.


To provide appropriate programmes which will enable the holistic development of our students. In this context we emphasise personality development, physical fitness, social responsibility, environmental protection and human values.

To provide an environment which fosters continuous improvement and innovation facilitating student and faculty effectiveness and efficiency. And to prepare our students to become world class executives and entrepreneurs.


The MBA Programme of GIM has been accredited by the National Board of Accreditation ( NBA ), Government of India. NBA accreditation is a stamp of quality taking into account the Faculty, Campus, Infrastructure, other facilities and past academic performance.

The fundamentals of Management are imparted to the students through 17 core courses and 32 Electives spread over four semesters. The students also get a feel of the corporate world through the summer project, which they undertake by attaching themselves to different industrial organizations. Electives are offered in the functional areas of Marketing, Finance, Human Resource management, Systems, Operations , Shiping and Logistics. The learning method followed is a combination of classroom lectures, discussions, seminars, workshops, case analysis, role-plays, management games etc.
Core Curriculum

Management Principles & Practice
Organizational Behaviour
Managerial Economics
Quantitative Methods for Management
Financial and Managing Accounting
Corporate Communication
Operations Management
Marketing Management
Financial Management
Human Resource Management
Quantitative Techniques
Research Methods for Management
Computer Applications in Management - Practical
Management Information System
Business Ethics and Global Business Environment
Strategic Management- India & Global Context
Summer Placement Project Report & Viva-voce


Elective Courses are offered during the III & IV Semesters in the areas of:

Marketing, Human Resource, Finance, System, Production, Shipping & Logistics Management, Health Care, Entrepreneurship.

Integrated Marketing Communication (Promotion Management)
Export Management
Consumer Behaviours
Rural Marketing
Service Marketing
Brand Management
Distribution Management
Retail Management

Human Resource

Staffing in Organization
Performance Management
Managing Interpersonal Effectiveness
Training and Development
Organisational Development
Labour welfare and industrial Relations (Legislations)


Financial services
Equity Research and Portfolio Management
Derivatives Management
International Financial Management
Insurance and Risk Management
Cost Management


Electronic Communication
System Analysis and Design
Software Project Management
E- Marketing


Advanced Production Management
Integrated Materials Management
Total Quality Management
Supply Chain Management

Shipping & Logistics Management

Logistics Management
Export-Import Trade and Documentation
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
International Logistics & Shipping Management

Health Care

Hospital Operations Management
Hospital Architecture and Design
Public Health System and Health Insurance
International Health Management


Entrepreneur Development
Business Plan


Hospitality Management
Events Management


Attendance is compulsory for all scheduled sessions. Prior permission is required for availing leave from class, in the prescribed leave form. A minimum of 85% attendance in a semester is essential for appearing for the semester examinations.

A statement of attendance of each student will be sent to the parent / guardian every month.

Students who are absent during either the preceding or succeeding days of holidays will have to present written explanation from the parent.
Students should strictly adhere to the schedule of seminar and other assignments given by the Faculty.

Dress Code

Guruvayurappan Institute of Management has a dress code by which every student should wear. Full suits provided by the Institute must be used on every Thursdays. On other working days, every students should come to the Institute decently dressed.