Faculty & Research



Welcome to the Communication Area of the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad!

Established in 1999, the Communication Area is one of the youngest at the Institute. Since its inception, the Area has steadily increased its offerings to students and corporates. At present, the Communication Area offers the following courses:

List of Courses


Term I

Managerial Communication

Term II

Workshop on Interviews and Presentations

Written Analysis and Communication - I

Term III

Written Analysis and Communication - II


Term IV

Communicating Corporate Reputation

Term V

  1. Difficult Communication
  2. Communication Skills for Team and Leadership Effectiveness
  3. Strategic Negotiations and Skills
  4. Strategic Story Telling


Term VI

  1. Media & Society: The Economics, Politics, Ethics and Technologies of Mass Communications
  2. Intercultural Communication
  3. Strategic Story Telling
  • Management Communication (Core)
  • The Persuasive Manager (Elective)
  • Intercultural Communication (Elective)
  • Managerial Communication I (Core)
  • Managerial Communication II (Core)
  • Intercultural Communication (Elective)
  • Communicating Corporate Reputation (Elective)
  • Communication for Management Teachers
  • Communication for Managers
  • Taking People Along
  • The Winning Edge
  • Building Corporate Reputa

Message from the Area Chairperson



Prof. Asha Kaul

  • Communicating Corporate Reputation

  • Crisis Communication

  • CSR

  • Social Media

  • Influence

  • Gita


Prof. Vaibhavi Kulkarni

  • Technology enabled change

  • Health Communication

  • Social Enterprises and startups

  • Gender Issues


Prof. Meenakshi Sharma

  • Intercultural communication

  • Cultural studies

  • Organizational Communication


Prof. Vijaya Sherry ChandProfileRJMCEI

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