The Indian Institute of Export, Vadodara was established in the year 1972 as one of the only Education Institute offering Correspondence Course on Export Import Management having students from entire Country as well as from Asian Countries too. The course designed in simple language and in practical aspects of the working, by Late Shri Chandraprasad M Pandit, well known as C. M. Pandit in the field of Export Import Business.
After independence Export was the prime requirement for the economic development of the country as India is one of the largest crop yielding Countries in the World with labor and resources in abundance apart from the need of Industrialization. Mr C. M Pandit had a privilege to work with British Company as Sales and Marketing Executive where he gained the knowledge of Export and Import. After Independence he started The Indian Export Trade Journal, a monthly magazine for promotion of Indian product in domestic and International market for more then 30 years.
Working as an Editor for export magazine, he experienced the need of Education for Export Import, hence he started THE INDIAN INSTITUTE OF EXPORT SOCIETY an autonomy body as non profit Charitable Trust under which he started six month correspondence course which was well accepted by the Indian Industries, Manufacturers, Traders and Consultant for better growth. The studentship he received for Export Import Management from all age group and all department of working professionals.
Time always demands change, and in 1995 he started Export Import Management course as Classroom Classes in Evening to accommodate professionals and working people, offering them Post Graduate Diploma in Export Import Management, PGDEIM,. Over 18000 plus students have passed out over this years and have contributed large to the Export Business of the State of Gujarat as well as of the Nation.
Export is the need of the hour for every Country, and with India having a large resources and being a agricultural country exported huge amount of agro and agro byproducts. Gradually India become the highest exporters of Indian Spices, Handicrafts and Agricultural products in short time, Indian government also played a vital role in promoting export by giving incentives, subsidies, funding, tax relaxation and liberalizing government policy. Indian Handicraft Board of central government planned a special promotion of Indian Handicraft Export and appointed The Indian Institute of Export, Vadodara, to conduct 15 days Workshop in the different parts of west zone states, as the educating and training centre for the artisans and manufacturers.
The eminent personality and learned consultants are the faculty of the Institute, who have contributed to the growth and have expedite the utmost updated knowledge to the students. Leading Personality like Dr. Rajesh Khajuria, Educationist and Consultant, Mr. S. B. Parikh, Cost Accountant, Mr. Naresh Sheth, Consultant and Practitioner, Mr. S. V. Modi Export Consultant and Visiting Faculty, Mr Rajan Nair, CEO Alltime Shipping Co., Mr. Ramesh Mehta, EX BOB Executive, Mr R. S Jamdar, Export Consultant, Mr. Vijay Safaya, Marketing Consultant, Cornl J. S. Rathor, Mr Amit Karr, Logistics Manger, Ms. Manisha Thaker, Export Consultant and Trainer, Ms. Khyati Doshi, Education Consultant and Freelancer, Mr. Prashant Wadeker, Export Consultant, Mr N. B. Shah QC Consultant. Mr. TNC Rajgopalan, EXIM Expert, Mr. K. B Srinivasan, Export Taxation and Consultant, Mr. R. D. Shah, Export Consultant and Mr. U. C. Trivedi, ISO and TQM Consultant have contributed their expertise on subject during the course and have been guiding student in day to day requirement during their working after completion of the course.
Leading Organisation of Vadodara and Guajrat State have absorbed the pass out student, to name few Banco, Linde, Apollo Tayer, Kemrock, Almebic, Prakash Chemical, Vasu Pharmaceuticals, Tulsi Logistics, Bombardier, Modern Foods, Lexicon Freight International P. Ltd., Nexsus Logistics, Som International, Sorbead India, Nippon Expres India Pvt Ltd, Freight Systems India Pvt., Ltd, Buenavesta Inc., MKS Global Logistics, Piramal Glass Pvt. Ltd., Yesha Electricals Pvt. Ltd., AVS Air-Sea Services Pvt. Ltd., and many more organization.
The Indian Institute of Export, Vadodara, is working with the moto of developing Exporters for various products and services and make every individual competent to work in various area of Export Import Ornganisation. It is mater of proud for Institute as many of them have started their own Export House, CHF company, Shipping and Logistics orgnaisation, Consultant and Merchant Exporters.
Recently, Indian Institute of Export have introduce a four week training program dedicated to Shipping and Logistics Management to fulfill the manpower requirement of the Industries. In coming years Institute plan to introduce short term certificate program for the all round development of students and groom them to make a mark in the Industry they work in.