Digital Learning

As the Digital Learning initiative of IIM Bangalore, IIMBx creates online courses utilizing the subject matter expertise of the IIMB Faculty. The department constantly explores and engages with state-of-the-art technological, research and creative tools to come up with content that is learner-centric, engaging and effective.


IIMBx partners with Government, Academic Institutes and Corporates to deliver specialised courses and programs to their respective cohorts. These partnerships focus on skillbuilding, upskilling, training and social impact. We have partnered with MOOC,  edX and so on.

National Co-ordinator

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, has appointed IIM Bangalore as one of the nine national coordinators for its SWAYAM initiative.

IIMBx is vested with the responsibility of ensuring that best quality educational content is produced and delivered through the SWAYAM platform in the Management area.


IIMBx is the digital learning wing of IIM Bangalore. Founded in 2014 with a clear vision to make high quality higher education accessible to all–irrespective of any social or economic constraints that learners might have–IIMBx creates and offers online courses with the help of faculty from IIM Bangalore.

IIMBx’ s vision is to create a positive social impact by leveraging technology to make education inclusive, accessible and transformational.

What’s In Store  

One Day FDP on Blended Learning

To popularise the digital learning pedagogy, IIMBx organises one-day Faculty Development Programmes at regular intervals. Till date, over 1400 faculty members from business schools and universities have participated in this programme.

MOOC Development Workshop

The MOOC Development Workshop is offered to faculty interested in understanding and adopting MOOCs into their classroom pedagogy. The workshop explores different aspects of creating a MOOC: Planning, Designing, Production, and Delivery.

Certificate Programme in Technology & Management

A blended Certificate Program in Technology and Management jointly offered by IIM Bangalore and IIT Madras.

CTM is a 11-month long program, offered in four modules. Each module spans for about three months, comprising technical and management courses.

MOOC on MOOC Digital Learning Playbook

Explore the underlying pedagogy and other aspects of creating a massive open online course (MOOC). In this course, you will explore the different aspects of creating a MOOC and learn to apply effective blended learning methodologies in your class.
It will benefit faculty members teaching undergraduate and post-graduate students.

Find IIMBx courses here:

IIMBx uses its very own platform to create customized courses for its partner institutes and organizations. Here, partners find a customized experience to suit their candidates’ specific  training/learning needs and requirements.

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, founded SWAYAM to offer high quality online learning experience to Indian learners in every nook and corner of the country. As a National Coordinator and Course Provider for SWAYAM, IIM Bangalore offers its online courses on the program platform and strives to realize its founding principles: Access, Equity and Quality.

edX is the digital learning initiative by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University. edX hosts university-level online courses created by the best universities across the globe in a wide range of topics. IIM Bangalore is the first management school from India to join edX as a participating member. Explore our courses on edX.