All India Management Association - AIMA
AIMA has established close linkages with over 3000 institutions and over 30,000 individual professionals directly and through network of the Local Management Associations. AIMA's activities include Distance management Education, management Development Programmes, national Events, Competitions, Research, Publication and Testing Services. Today amid all the transitions, there is one Indian body that's helping the Indian managers to make the most of the new opportunities. One body that's assimilating the changed global perspective and equipping the Indian managers for it. One body that's ready for tomorrow is All India Management Association (AIMA).The All India Management Association (AIMA) was created as an apex body of professional management with active support of the Government of India and Industry in 1957. AIMA is a group- a body to pool management thoughts in the country, a forum to develop a national managerial ethos, an orgnisation to facilitate the furtherance of the management profession in the country. AIMA is a federation of Local Management Associations (LMAs). AIMA today affiliates 66 LMAs across the country and abroad. AIMA is an active member of the Asian Association of Management Organisations (AAMO), which is the Asia-Pacific regional body of the World Management Council (CIOS). AIMA maintains close links with a number of overseas professional institutions like the American Management Association, Chartered Institute of Management (UK), all the National Management Organisations in the Asia Pacific Region and St Gallen University of Switzerland among others.
The AIMA has consistently produced graduates capable of matching the employer's expectations and this has been reaffirmed everytime. Not only did existing recruiters maintain their relationship with AIMA through recruiting AIMA's students but many new recruiters also came down to recruit based on the growing reputation of AIMA graduates.At AIMA, placement is not an event, it is a process. The placement cycle begins with counseling early in the programme and continues with live exposure to the industry and its dynamics throughout, culminating in the placement of a student.