Yahoo News
BIM students win Imagine Cup in Japan
“Coveted first place in Microsoft-sponsored Imagine Cup 2005 IT Business Plan competition held in Yokohama, Japan, and the ‘Howard and Lynn Behar Grand Prize’, i.e. place one in the Global Social Entrepreneurship Competition conducted by the University of Washington in Seattle. These are the achievements of the student team of Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM)”


Students Imagine a World Where Technology Dissolves Boundaries
“A group of business students in India this year won one of the new competitions – the IT Business Plan invitational, which challenges students to present great ideas for bridging the digital divide in the form of a business plan”

Solutions Magazine
BIM’s ProGreen Wins International Awards
“The team won the event (which includes a cash prize of $ 8,000) amidst competition from participants over 170 countries. Earlier, the team had won the Global Social Entrepreneurship Competition (GSEC) conducted by the university of Washington in February 2005 securing a prize amount of $ 5,000”

Hindu Businessline
BIM Students win international awards
“A STUDENT team from the Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM) has won awards in two international business plan competitions”

The Hindu
Management students win international acclaim
“Elaborating on the project, Santhosh said that the raw material of biodegradable leaf tableware, areca sheath, was available in plenty in rural areas and had export potential. The team would be providing the missing link, helping the rural unemployed to set up small production units”