Established in 2004 by Padmashree awardee, Dr. Bala V Balachandran, Professor Emeritus at Kellogg School of Management, Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai is now among India’s leading Business Schools. Led by an exceptional faculty, steered by an outstanding advisory council and buoyed by international collaborations, Great Lakes, has emerged as a top ranked Business School within a short span of time.
Founded in 2004 by Padmashree Laureate Dr.Bala V Balachandran, Emeritus Professor at Kellogg School of Management, Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai is now among India's leading business schools. Led by an exceptional faculty, led by an outstanding advisory board, and supported by international collaborations, Great Lakes, has become one of the top business schools in a short time.
Consistently ranked among the top 10 business schools, Great Lakes has grown from strength to strength despite being the youngest institution to do so in the country. Great Lakes has been awarded the prestigious Association of MBAs (AMBA). Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai has been accredited by SAQS (South Asian Quality Assurance System), AICTE, NBA & NIIRF.
Great Lakes Institute of Management Chengalpattu courses is offered at various levels like Postgraduate Degree (i.e PGDM, PGPM & MBA, etc.) and Ph.D. and many more. You can also find a brief overview of the different courses offered by the university across various disciplines with their specializations on the Course page.
The College library is one of the oldest libraries in the city and serves the academic needs of staff and students. Library assets are updated frequently. The Library is equipped with the latest generation software and amplifier; hardware, INFLIBNET facilities are also available to enable online access to resources.
The College canteen meets the needs of students and staff from Veg to Non-Veg foods with South Indian & North Indian food Menu and is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every working day.
Sport is an integral part of the curriculum. Various sports facilities are available to students on campus. The college is committed to creating a balanced atmosphere of academic, cultural, and sporting activities for the overall development of the personality of its students. Various sports competitions such as interdepartmental, intercollegiate, interuniversity, etc. help develop team spirit among students. Sports and games help students improve their interpersonal relationships in a healthy way. The philosophy of MRUH is to support the best elements of competition, education, and recreation providing all students with the opportunity to participate and excel in a team environment. And it encourages the students to participate in inter and intra college sports and games. All necessary equipment is provided to the student in time.
Great Lakes students stay ahead of the curve by getting exposed to outstanding teaching and innovative leadership development programs, which ensure that they are business ready and are prepared to deliver quantifiable results from day one.
To Be a World Class Management Institute to Develop Socially Sensitive, Business Ready Leaders and Entrepreneurs with Futuristic Orientation and Commitment towards Innovation and Excellence through Cost-Effective Programs.
To Develop Future Ready Business Leaders and Entrepreneurs with an Analytical Mindset, Prepared For Current and Future Market Needs, Through Contemporary and High-Quality Teaching, Research and Social Engagement.