About us

The IFMR eco-system comprises the IFMR business school and the IFMR Trust.

About the IFMR business school

The Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR), Chennai was established in 1970. Since its inception, the IFMR business school has focused on contributing to growth and development efforts in India through an emphasis on finance and research. The school has several partnerships with leading academic institutions worldwide, and is recognised as an Institution of National Importance by the Ministry of Finance, Government of India.

IFMR’s intellectual capital is focused on three major areas:

About the IFMR Trust

The IFMR Trust is a private trust whose mission is “to ensure that every individual and every enterprise has complete access to financial services”. The main purpose of IFMR Trust is to usher in systemic change in the Indian financial system so that its mission is achieved. In certain cases, IFMR Trust also promotes commercial entities to address important gaps in the same, and has thus far set up: