WELCOME TO THE WEBSITE OF IIFT
IIFT has a strong heritage of more than 50 years and is recognized as
the leading Institute in the field of International Business. The
Institute is continuously setting higher standards to meet the needs of
its stakeholders in today's dynamic context. Set up initially as a think
tank to the government, IIFT today contributes to society in a multitude
of ways ranging from meeting the training needs of young graduates and
corporate executives to providing research and consultancy services to
government and industry.
IIFT became a deemed University in 2002 and expanded its national
footprint through a campus in Kolkata and an SME Center in Shimla. Over
the years, it has added customised programmes to meet the needs of
aspiring business executives and mid-career professionals. The Institute
has also embraced the Start-Up India mantra and set up an incubation
cell- KITTES to provide guidance and support to budding entrepreneurs in
the field of International Business.
The students and alumni of the Institute continue to do IIFT proud by
winning laurels both within India and abroad. Many of our alumni are
recognized Business Leaders across industry sectors. Our MBA students
continue to get placed in highly coveted organizations and roles with an
extremely successful placement record year after year.
The Institute has also embraced technology in various ways right from
academic administration, to enhancement in the learning experience to
reaching out to executives living in different cities of India.
IIFT is already Grade A accredited by NAAC and has also initiated the
process of the applying for highly recognized international
accreditations. The Institute has a tie up with more than 25 Institutes
across the world and continues to benchmark itself with best practices
With a strong student and alumni base and world class faculty, the
Institute is well on its way to pushing the frontiers of knowledge and
carving its rightful place globally.
Sh. Binoy Kumar