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Department of Management Studies, IIT(ISM) Dhanbad

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Established  1997
Students  180+ (MBA + Ph.D.)
Motto  उत्तिष्ठत जाग्रत प्राप्य वरान्निबोधत Uttitishthat Jagrat Prapya Varannibhodhat
Motto in English  Arise, Awake, strive for the highest and be in the fight
Parent institution  Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad
Head of the Department  Professor Pramod Pathak

The Department of Management Studies, IIT(ISM) Dhanbad is a department of Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad which was established in 1977. The Department admits students on the basis of the Common Admission Test (CAT).



The Department runs minor courses for UG Students of other disciplines in the subjects of:

  1. Financial management
  2. Operations management
  3. Marketing management
  4. Human Resource management


The Department offers the following courses for PG Students:

  1. Master of Business Administration (MBA) (Duration: 2 years)
  2. Master of Technology in Industrial Engineering and Management (Duration: 2 years)
  3. Executive MBA (extended program) (Duration: 3 years)

The Department also offers Doctoral programmes for candidates.


The Department has four laboratories:

  • Human engineering laboratory
  • Work study laboratory
  • Systems laboratory
  • Psychology laboratory
  • Industrial Interaction

    The Department has taken part in consultancy projects of various organisations and has also offered Executive Development Programmes to several business houses and organisations. Some of the Industry partners/clients of the department include: The World Bank, CIMFR, BSNL, NCL, Coal India Limited, etcetera.

    Research activities

    The Department has a large number of sponsored research projects funded by several agencies. Some of the organisations entrusting projects to the Department are AICTE, MHRD, Hindustan Zinc Limited, ICSSR, UGC, CMPDIL, World Bank, etcetera.


    Department of Management Studies, IIT(ISM) Dhanbad Wikipedia