Welcome to IIPMB
The Institute is today a centre of excellence which acts as a think tank and an intellectual resource base for the plantation and associated agri-business sector. Read more
Research & Consultancy
Institute has a strong research focus on policy, managerial and operational issues. Institute has been undertaking research projects in frontier areas of concern at the industry, Read more
Realizing the potentialities and needs of modernization of the plantation sector through management education and training, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Read more
Realizing the potentialities and needs of modernization of the plantation sector through management education and training, the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India constituted a core group in 1990 to set up a strategic institution of management education in the plantation sector.
IIPM envisaged as a centre of excellence, to act as a think tank and an intellectual resource base for the plantation and associated agri-business sector. It is an exclusive sectoral school of management in Asia, based on a new model intensive institute-industry interaction.
In November 1993, the institute was established as an autonomous educational institute of higher learning. It is jointly sponsored by Commodity Boards of India viz., Coffee Board, Tea Board, Rubber Board, Spices Board and Plantation Associations viz., UPASI and India Tea Association (ITA).
Institute is co-sponsored by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment (MSJ&E), Ministry of Minority Affairs (MMA), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Ministry of Communication & Information Technology (MCI) of Government of India and the Malankara Plantations Ltd. through meritorious and top-class educational institution scholarships and academic related recognitions.
Institute is actively supported by the industry through its uniquely designed Faculty Finance Support Scheme and Commodity Boards of India chairs. IIPM has been ranked among top sectoral management institute by Business India B-School survey.