THE SEAT OF
THE HEART OF
The sprawling 120 acre Umsawli campus is the centre of a rich history transformed with state-of-the art facilities, all in the lap of nature. Our 'campus in the clouds' is the perfect interface for peace and pace. It is the ideal setting where industry, academics, policy, the world of business and personal transformation meet.
The IIM Shillong classrooms are designed to become a stage for intellectual and interdisciplinary collaboration, creativity and critical thinking. A strong technological infrastructure, instructional technologies, seating architecture facilitate a culture of innovation, experimentation and intellectual freedom aimed at grooming responsible managers for tomorrow.
The Knowledge Centre (library) is at the heart of IIM Shillong. As one of the most modern, fully automated and tech savvy libraries in the country, it delivers cutting-edge knowledge to keep pace with the global, dynamic and technology-enabled information age and lead it.
Spread over an area of more than 10000 sq. feet, the library in the IIM Shillong campus provides ample quiet study space to its users. With its contemporary design, the reading room overlooks the scenic hills covered in pine trees, providing for an inviting and tranquil open space to its readers.
The strength of the library is in its e-resources collection of more than 40 Databases that include DELNET, E-Book Cambridge, EBSCO Business Source Ultimate, Economist Historical Archives, Emerald Insight, EPWRF, Grammarly, IGI Global, INDERSCIENCE, INFORM Journals, OECD Library, Oxford Journals, Press Reader, SAGE, Springer Nature, Statista databases , Taylor & Francis, Turnitin, Wiley Journals, World Bank E.Library, WorldBank, ISID, Jgate Plus, JSTORE, Oxford University Press, Project Muse, e.Book Library, South Asia Archive (SAS), Accord Ace Knowledge Portal, Bloomberg Databases, Capital Market, CapitalinePlus, CMIE Prowess, CMIE Economic Outlook, Crisil, Elsevier, Scopus, Euromonitor International, Indiastat, ProQuest, Web of Science, QuillBot etc.; providing access to over 17000 e-Journals. The library offers access to over 7500 e-Business Magazines and 2,50000 e-Books and Oxford Handbooks Online which is an outstanding collection of Handbooks across many different subject areas. The Library also has some special Collections of EXIM Bank, World Bank and access to Emerald and Harvard Business Review case collections widely used by students and faculty members.
The Library subscribes to both online and physical newspapers and magazines whilst the scholarly e-Collection is accessible from any networked computer within the campus via E-Library Portal. The library houses a collection of more than 15000 physical books, reports, dissertation and thesis which are searchable on the OPAC. The library services include tools like Turnitin plagiarism checker, E-resources search (databases, articles, reports etc.), and remote access (off campus facility). The library hosts the finance lab powered by Bloomberg wherein real time financial data can be accessed. To facilitate resource sharing, it participates in different consortia like the IIM consortium and e-Shodhsindhu. It is a member of different resource sharing network like DELNET, INFLIBNET etc. that provides access to a collection of more than 5000 e-journals and 1 lakh plus dissertation and thesis. The RFID-equipped self-service kiosks facilitate automated check-in, check-out and renewals.
State- of -the art technology powers our faculty and students. The main campus annexes are connected with high-speed optical fibres. The campus LAN is supported by both wired and wireless infrastructure with enhanced security features making sure that you stay connected to the world and your vision.
IIM Shillong's self-contained campus is inclusive in spirit and futuristic in design. Our 4 hostel blocks complete with facilities like sports, recreation and dining lend comfort, inspiration and vibrance to our dynamic and diverse community. Living on a sprawling 120-acre picturesque campus at Umsawli, in the sprawling environs of a lush green campus surrounded by pine trees, a lake with beautiful walking trails lends a serene setting to follow your academic pursuits. Our 'campus in the clouds' is the perfect interface for peace and pace. It is the setting where industry, academics, policy, the world of business and personal transformation meet.
A strong sporting infrastructure in the midst of nature keeps you active and rejuvenated in both body and mind. You can choose from the best of outdoor facilities like cricket-cum-football ground, basketball courts, volleyball court, lawn tennis courts, hockey, throwball, and badminton courts and indoor sports like table tennis, pool, foosball, carrom and chess and an open gym. On the anvil is a cycling track for enthusiasts.
The in-house cafeteria and mess embrace visitors with a sense of home. Warm and cozy spaces offering fresh, nutritious and flavourful menu, these double up as hangouts and stages for inspiring discussions.
IIM Shillong Institute guest house is operated as a non-profit facility and provides accommodation to Institute guests and visitors, delegates and participants attending various conferences, seminars, symposia and workshops. The guest house is located 5-min drive from IIM Shillong Umswali campus at Lumjingsuk Homes, Mawdiangdiang. It has 16 guest room units of different types with balconies and a roof top deck. In order to provide employees or guest with hassle free stay and comfort of working, IIM Shillong offers Institute accommodation with free WiFi, running hot & cold water and round the clock housekeeping.