Shobhika Puri Chowdhry is a freelance writer. She writes about Indian politics and general issues of significance to the common man. She is an ardent believer in the power of technology and the World Wide Web to share ideas and knowledge for collective human advancement. More...

 
 

Autonomy for IIMs a Great Step, But There's a Long Way Ahead to Being World-Class

The Indian Institutes of Management Bill, 2017 was passed by the Rajya Sabha recently. The Bill has taken some much-awaited and much-needed measures for giving more autonomy to the 20 IIMs in the country. It grants the status of national importance to these institutions. There is much to be celebrated, but is this enough?