Birla Institute of Management Technology was established in 1988 under the aegis of the Birla Academy of Art and Culture, and supported by the Birla group of companies. Late Basant Kumar Birla and Sarala Birla, chairperson of B K Birla Group of companies, are the founders of the business school.

BIMTECH aims to create and disseminate knowledge in the global context. The aim is to develop ethical leaders with entrepreneurial and global mindsets striving for sustainability and inclusive growth.

It provides a highly conducive academic environment, interaction with hard-working and industry-academia mix professors, proximity to the strategy makers of the industry and practitioners of the service and manufacturing companies, and exposure to international universities and companies.

BIMTECH has  maintained its position as one of the top management institutes in India. The institute has been accredited by prestigious bodies such as The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), and the National Board of Accreditation (NBA). BIMTECH has also been ranked in India‚Äôs  top 50 business schools  by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) and Business World B-school rankings. BIMTECH is the 1st Indian B-school to be awarded the EFMD Business School Impact System (BSIS) label; it now joins global B-schools like CEIBS, and HEC. It is the first time any Business School in India has completed this assessment.  

The institute offers a range of programs in management and related fields. Its flagship program is the two-year full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM), which is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA). It also offers several other PGDM specialized programs, such as PGDM in International Business, PGDM in Retail Management, and PGDM in Insurance Business Management.

BIMTECH also offers a doctoral program in management, executive programs and ONLINE PGDM for working professionals.