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Dr. R. Chandran, Executive Director, PiMSR

Knowledge is a universal property, accessible to everyone. Skill sets are to be honed and practised consistently. Attitude and wisdom are mandatory determinants to acquire success in any professional or entrepreneurial mission.

For half a century now, a proportionate blend of these qualities has enabled human assets to shoulder corporate responsibilities across the globe. Their cross-border mobility and industrious efforts have witnessed thousands of billion-dollar enterprises. These assets are alert, technology-driven and ever ready to forge ahead as warriors for their organizations.

From The Principal’s Desk
Where are they groomed? How are they chiselled?
It is an outcome of a process of zealous moulding and a steady endeavour to transform an ordinary graduate into a tangible performer. They tend to add appreciable value to any avenue they may decide to pursue.

Fifty long years ago, the founding father Dr. K. M. Vasudevan Pillai began a humble, yet passionate venture in education. As an offshoot of Mahatma Education Society, Pillai Institute of Management Studies and Research has heightened its perceived value and progressed over twenty-two years. All the stakeholders are proud brand ambassadors who share their progressive views on an open platform and are happy to be an integral part of the PIMSR family. It is a wholesome ecosystem that assimilates learning and grooming to effectively transform individuals into coveted and keen professionals.

The campus life at PIMSR is vibrant and blissful, with regular cultural and sports events. Mentors take on the journey alongside students, imparting life skills at every stage of their development. The inclusive and harmonious environment at PIMSR is sure to fine-tune one’s personality and result in overall development.

Welcome aboard and wish you all great success in this professional learning atmosphere.

  • Ph.D. in International Business
  • Started Academic career in 1983 at Somaiya Institute of Management Studies as Sr faculty. Academic and Industrial experience: 39 years
  • Director of PIMSR from 2002-2011
  • 10 years experience: Vice President, Sr. Vice President & MD of International Trading companies.
  • Have been closely associated with Ahmedabad Management Association, World Trade Centre, Indo African Chamber of Commerce, Federation of Indian Exports Organisation: Resource Person
  • Was a consultant with ECGC
  • Authored 4 books in International Business
    Key personality traits: An effective motivator, a good team leader, a student-centric teacher, a constant knowledge acquirer and harmonious performer.