The ISB was established in 2001 with an aspiration to put India on the global map of management education. Over the years, the ISB has successfully pioneered several new trends in management education in India, and has firmly established itself as a world-class management institution. In 2008, the ISB became the youngest institution to be ranked among the Top 20, in the Global B-school Rankings by the Financial Times, London, and since then has been ranked consistently among the top B-schools globally. Recently, the ISB earned the distinction of becoming the first South Asian B-school to receive the AACSB accreditation.
The ISB offers its flagship one year Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP) besides the Post Graduate Programme in Management for Senior Executives (PGPMAX), Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) and a bouquet of Executive Education Programmes that cater to top and middle management. The school also recently launched its Management Programme for Family Business (MFAB) to provide future leaders of family businesses, world-class management education. It has a strong pool of research-oriented resident faculty, several Centres of Excellence serving as a bridge between the industry and the academia. The school has over 4400+ Alumni spread across over 25 countries making an impact on the business and society.