About Campus



The mission of IIMK is to inculcate a spirit of lifelong learning and aspires to strengthen the capabilities of its participants by integrating concepts with applications and values. It would strive to contribute towards the development of communities of dependable, capable, caring and fair-minded people.

In keeping with the mission of the school, the Kochi Campus was setup in the year 2013 with a focus on developing managerial talent amongst executives through leveraging the knowledge base and resources created by its faculty. It would also strive to bridge the gap between the theory and practice by strengthening its connect with industry, business houses, trade associations and other key stakeholders. IIMK Kochi Campus is presently housed in a state of the art facility at Athulya Complex, Infopark, Kakkanad. The campus is expected to cater to working executives and organizations in emerging metros of Kochi, Trivandrum, Coimbatore, etc.

IIMK Campus at Kochi is envisaged as a platform for the institute to focus on imparting executive education and enabling academic collaboration with the industry (including research and consultancy).

IIMK Kochi campus regularly hosts Management Development Programmes (MDPs) for working executives and professionals, including customised programmes. Kochi campus also conducts Faculty Development Programmes (FDPs) from time to time, to benefit academics engaged in management education. For more details, please write to chairpersonkochi@iimk.ac.in

Master of Business Administration (MBA) is one of the key programmes offered for working executives at its Kochi campus. The programme is a two-year non-residential programme custom designed in content so as to cater to the needs of the working executives. The program is made available in two cohorts, one as an evening batch and another as a weekend batch so as to match the work schedule of executives. The programme design and class schedules are also offered in such a manner that it caters to the requirements of professionals not in favour of taking a break in the career to complete their management education. The programme is also useful for entrepreneurs trying to augment their managerial skills and developing leadership abilities.

Management development programmes at the Kochi campus are offered on a variety of subjects and topics relating to business like project management, communication, managerial effectiveness, organizational effectiveness, strategy and leadership. These are mostly three-day programmes and involve faculty from different areas engaging the participants across a range of domains or practice areas. The programmes help the participating executives to learn specific skills, sharpen their abilities in specific areas and develop richer perspectives.

There are two kinds of MDP programmes conducted at Kochi campus. Open programmes are scheduled across different dates where individual participants or corporate nominees could participate. These programmes enable interaction among professionals across diverse industries. IIMK also designs and offers customized programmes for participants from a particular firm or a business group so as to meet their specific requirements. The curriculum is custom designed to the requirements of the organizations in such programmes.


IIMK has taken a major initiative for strengthening the country's intellectual infrastructure for management education and training, through the Faculty Development Programmes (FDP). The Faculty Development Programmes at IIMK focuses on:

  • Enhancing functional area expertise
  • Improving one's classroom delivery both as a teacher and trainer
  • Enhancing abilities for conducting meaningful research.

Faculty Development Programmes is one of the key activities of IIM Kozhikode. IIMK has been actively involving in training programmes for the benefit of academic community in the country. The FDP programmes are more focussed on academic research and teaching pedagogy. During the year 2017-18, a total of 576 man-days of training was imparted under FDP.

FDP Calendar

SL.No Program Title Facilitator Dates Brochure Register
1 Advanced Certificate in Academic Research & Data Analysis
Extended module Batch I
Module-6: Data Analysis Using R
Prof. Anandakuttan B. Unnithan, Prof. Sreejesh S September 2021 Download Programme Started
2 Advanced Certification in Academic Research & Data Analysis  Batch II Prof. Anandakuttan B. Unnithan, Prof. Sreejesh S December, 2021 Download Apply


eMDP are short-duration management development programs delivered through Online Learning Platforms. These programs are designed for executive development without demanding the participants to take a break from work or having to travel to campus. While our on-campus programs provide a different learning experience, many participants who are hard pressed for time and would want to take-up professional development program may benefit from this unique experience of learning through technology platform.

eMDP Calendar

SL.No Program Title Program Directors Dates Register

IIM Kozhikode-Wiley

Advanced Management Program in Fintech: Strategies of Financial Transformation

Dr. Qambar Abidi, Dr. Balagopal Gopalakrishnan

Batch Start Date: 8th January 2022 Apply

IIM Kozhikode-Wiley

Advanced Management Certification in Transformational Customer Experience (CX) Management

Dr. Anandakuttan B. Unnithan,Dr. Geetha M., Dr. Sreejesh S.

To be announced Apply



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