About Us  
 
Institute of Management, Kolhapur is a constituent unit of Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Pune. The Institute was established in the year 1994 under the mentorship of Dr. Patangrao Kadam. The institute is a reputed institution of management science in the region & recognized by Govt. of Maharashtra and approved by AICTE, New Delhi. Up till 2005 Institute was affiliated to Shivaji University Kolhapur and recently brought under the ambit of Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Pune as a constituent unit from the academic year 2005-06.  
 
     
  With an aim of providing quality education in management sciences, Institute of Management, Kolhapur was established in 1994. it is a reputed institution of Management Science in the region and is recognized by the Govt. of Maharashtra. The MBA and MCA programmes are approved by the AICTE, New Delhi. The Institute was affiliated to the Shivaji University till 2005. it was brought under the ambit of Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University in 2005.  
     
  The Institute is having its own adequately spacious building with a fair statistical dimension of 32,258 sq. feet. The classrooms are as big as 710 sq. feet. The teaching staff is well qualified and is dedicated to work towards educating the students. The Institute is facilitated with a big library of more than 2600 sq. feet with 16,300 books and 114 journals. The papers of our faculty are published in the national and international journals.  
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  Vision :  
  To enable advancement of professionalism in Management and Information Technology for creation of capable management and IT experts.  
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  Mission :  
  As a constituent unit of Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Institute of Management, Kolhapur contributes in its own ways to the philosophy and mission of Bharati Vidyapeeth that is “Social Transformation Through Dynamic Education” envisioned by Founder – Chancellor, Dr. Patangraoji Kadam.  
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  Goals :  
 
To impart Quality Management education to the young boys and girls within the framework of University curriculum.
To involve management experts and practicing managers and in the process bridge the gap between Industry and academia.
To extend guidance and support to the students to advance their career and profession.
To create and to maintain an environment conducive for academic excellence and for students.
To promote research consultancy and extension activities in Management and Information Technology.