Vikram Sarabhai Library

The Vikram Sarabhai Library, considered as one of the best management libraries in the country, is committed to providing access to its resources for students, researchers as well as faculty members. Over the years, it has built a robust collection of over 2 lakh books in addition to Journals and Newspapers, Databases, Working Papers, Thesis, Project Reports, CDs and Videos.

The strength of the library is its digital collection, which can be accessed campus-wide through its website. The website provides its in-house catalogue in addition to the 165+ databases which contain scholarly, company and industry information. The library has also launched an android app for accessing its resources.


The library has been publishing two quarterly information bulletins since 1998.

Current Contents in Management: Marketing
Current Index of Management: Marketing

It has started NICMAN (National Information Centre for Management) Membership in order to help/facilitate business/management related researchers in their research.

Computing Facilities

IIMA has a very extensive campus-wide network comprising high end servers, computers in faculty offices, classrooms, library, and standalone computer labs. All rooms in student dormitories are networked with the Institute's servers. IIMA requires every student to have a personal computer with a prespecified configuration. Campus-wide computer facilities also include Apple iMac computers, scanners, and printers. The network supports advanced research and teaching software as well.

Conferences and Field Research Support

The Institute provides competitive opportunities to present research papers at national and international conferences and spend a term or more for field work at collaborating universities within India as well as other countries. Research grants are also provided on a competitive basis for summer projects. Doctoral students receive an annual contingency grant to fund research related expenses.