Research & Consultancy


Indira Group of Institutes (IGI) under the aegis of Shree Chanakya Education Society (SCES) was formed with the explicit vision to provide sustainable impetus to the corporate and entrepreneurial abilities in the youth. Unrelenting initiatives by the management team at Indira led to the creation of multidiscipline such as Management, Information Technology, Pharmacy, Commerce, Science and Engineering. Today, Indira provides trained manpower to the diverse industrial sectors of the country. All this growth is enabled and sustained by the expertise and exertions of the team at Indira comprising of Academicians, Practitioners and Consultants.

Indira School of Business Studies (ISBS) is a premier management institute within the fold of the Indira Group. ISBS was established as an autonomous professional school to meet the growing needs of the business sector with the explicit vision to provide sustainable impetus to the corporate and entrepreneurial abilities in the youth. In a short span of time, the programs of the Institute were approved by AICTE and ISBS established its presence in Pune as a premier business education institute.

ISBS Research and Development Center (IRDC)

With the unprecedented, rapid growth seen in emerging economies like India, the top people challenges facing organizations now and in the future will continue to center around two key issues, namely: how to attract the right talent and how to retain, reward and reinforce the existing talent. As talent management becomes the corner stone of competitive success in most businesses, managing people challenges absorbs the center stage for the CEO, Line Managers and HR professionals.

Value Proposition

IRDC through its knowledge center provides HR professionals with easy access to expert advice for:

  • Solving current workplace problems
  • Anticipating and dealing with strategic and future people challenges
  • Providing research, case studies and other Industry specific content

Director’s Message

ISBS was established with the objective to professionalize India’s B-School education and thereby lend to country’s increased engagement in domestic and international business environment. It is an institution with established credentials and capabilities to continuously upgrade its knowledge base with the changing realities of the business world.

We are thankful to the Indian industry for constantly collaborating with us to make our contribution to all our stake holders’ multi-dimensional and multifaceted. ISBS teaches, trains, researches, consults and disseminates information. Knowledge creation is a continuous process here, whether through our own internal research base or through the linkages and dialogues that we have established with the trade, industry and institutions in India and abroad. Every year our faculty brings forth more than 40 research publications. With a thriving incubation cell on campus, budding entrepreneurs find ISBS a haven to launch their business ideas.

ISBS continuously strives to stay in touch with the challenges of today’s business environment and the skill sets that our Managers and Business need to stay competitive. ISBS treats its Research and Development as a conduit to transfer knowledge and further augment its knowledge repository. Multi-disciplinary focus and strong research and consultancy capabilities of our faculty and trainers from Industry create highly engaging development programs for business minds. Knowledge and engagement when aligned with business goals thus become key competitive success factors.

I welcome you to an enriching ISBS experience.

Dr. Renu Bhargava
Director — ISBS