About the Institute


Justice K S Hegde Institute of Management, one of the top MBA colleges in Karnataka is a natural choice for students looking out for a top MBA college around Mangalore and Udupi because of the Institute's easy connectivity with the twin cities. The Institute established in 1998, as Department of Business Administration, NMAM Institute of Technology was named Justice K. S. Hegde Institute of Management (JKSHIM) in 2006. This Institute is named after the founder of the Nitte Group of Institutions, Late Justice K. S. Hegde, former Judge of the Supreme Court and Speaker of the Lok Sabha.

The Institute offers a two-year full-time MBA recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and is now a constituent college of Nitte (Deemed to be University). JKSHIM is among the very few institutes in India accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), NBA and is a member of the AACSB. PhD programs are also offered. In a span of two decades, JKSHIM has developed expertise in imparting impeccable management education. The Institute has also gained significant competence in designing short term programs to suit the needs of the industry. The use of cutting-edge technology on campus, such as online learning tools and simulations, has enhanced students’ abilities and helped them stay ahead of the competition.

The Institute also has academic collaboration with the University of Pennsylvania, USA. Students and faculty from the University of Pennsylvania visit JKSHIM every year and engage in cross- country perspectives in education and research. Students also go on industrial tours to both global business hubs and local start-ups apart from participating in conferences and outreach programs. The institute’s future- focussed curriculum emphasises a more holistic, Indic, multidisciplinary and student-centered approach to All Time Learning (ATL).

The Institute is housed in a 45000 square feet e-enabled campus with a library, facility for Executive education, Bloomberg lab, along with adequate Classrooms, Seminar halls, Conference rooms, Auditorium and not to forget, a nature-friendly outdoor learning space, Bahiranga.