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January 2019

AMBA accreditation
in addition to AACSB accreditation

TAPMI is the fifth institute in India to have dual accreditations

November 2018

Launch of new program PGDM-Sales

August 2018

Launch of Virtual Executive Learning program (VEL)

June 2018

Launch of New program PGDM-HR

June 2017

AASCB Re-accreditation for 5 more years

June 2016

NBA Accreditation for PGDM (5 years)

May 2014

Introduced PGDM- BKFS program

May 2012

Internationally Accredited for 5 years by the AACSB International in April

May 2011

CRISIL – A*** Grading at National and State level.
Received JJ IRANI Best B School Award 2011.
AIMS WESCHOOL Innovation Award and
Dewang Mehta Business School Award for Business School with Best Academic Input (Syllabus) in Finance

April 2010

India Blue Ocean Strategy – TAPMI Research Centre set up after an MOU with Blue Ocean Strategy Institute.

Formal inauguration of the new campus by the President of India On Dec 9, 2010 (former President of India, Smt. Prathiba Patil).
Introduced new PGDM in Healthcare Management program

TAPMI signed an MOU for Student / Faculty Exchange program with Asian Institute of Management, Manila, Philippines.

AICTE approval for the new PGDM course on Healthcare.

AICTE approval for additional Intake of 60 students for PGDM course and admission of NRI students.

January 2009

Inauguration of a Knowledge Centre on the new TAPMI campus by Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia.

Moved into the new campus

Dr. Mike Tearney, leader of the expert panel from AACSB and his team visited TAPMI to review the progress towards AACSB Accreditation.

NBA expert panel re-accredited TAPMI with highest grade.

April 2007

The construction for the New Campus Project started.

March 2005

Signed the Tripartite MOU for Global MBA, with University of Oshkosh, USA, Dortmund, Germany.

TAPMI Centre for Executive Education (CEE) established in Bangalore to offer short term and long-term executive training programs.

November 2004

Applied for International accreditation by Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

October 2003

An MOU with Oakland University, Michigan for a faculty exchange program was signed.

September 2002

The Sanskrit slogan in the logo was deleted for ease of scalability

Awarded the ‘Best Management Institute of the year by India HRD Congress, Mumbai

July 2001

Accredited with “A” grade by National Board of Accreditation (NBA), New Delhi

Accredited with “Five stars” grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)

June 2000

The TAPMI logo changed from a rose embedded logo to open book (or butterfly) patterned logo, with a Sanskrit slogan as bottom script.

February 1996

Launch of a unique student driven project called Management in Practice (MIP)

Conducted first in-house MDP on Marketing for executives of Ashok Leyland Ltd.

Signed the first MOU with Saginaw Valley University, USA for student exchange.

Recognition from Association of Indian Universities (AIU) for the PGDM course as being equivalent to University MBA degree.

March 1993

Brandscan, the first marketing fair organized

April 1992

Prof. D, Nagabrahmam from Institute for Rural Management, Anand (IRMA) appointed as new Director of the institute. He took charge from founder director Prof. HR Sheshagiri Rao.

February 1989

AICTE recognition for the PGDM course.

July 1987

Expert panel of All India Board of Management studies visited the institute for assessment

May 1986

‘Hill-Fest’, the first Inter-college management event was organized

March 1985

Foundations stone of TAPMI’s new campus laid by Mr. Ramakrishna Hegde, Karantaka’s CM.

Moved from the MIT Campus to an Independent building in the Academy of General Education

February 1984

Started the 2 year PGDM course with a batch of 49 students on the MIT Campus

February 1981

Renamed to T.A. Pai Management Institute in honour of our founder

January 1980

Established as Manipal Institute of Management