In the last decade, there has been a tremendous increase in individuals, educational institutions, organizations, and corporations addressing societal/community issues/problems through novel approaches to creating a positive impact in society/community through their initiatives. The benefits derived from these initiatives have been tremendous, whereas the perceived benefits are likely to vary among the stakeholders associated with the social enterprise. Therefore, it is essential to measure the social impact of such initiatives in a comprehensive way. The faculty also undertake research assignments sponsored by the industry. Such assignments also provide a platform for the faculty and students to work together.
Research Publications are much needed to disseminate the information to the world for implementation. The Faculty of the CIMAT is committed to generating knowledge and ideas to enhance management practice and learning in the classroom. CIMAT faculty have contributed to the research output from India over the last few years. They have been published in various top-tier journals in different management areas. The faculty and scholars of CIMAT published numerous research articles in indexed journals like UGC Listed Journals (Till 2017), UGC CARE, Scopus Indexed, Web of Science Indexed, Peer Reviewed, Google Scholar Indexed Journals, etc.
Coimbatore Institute of Management and Technology encourages the faculty for commendable academic contributions towards publishing books, book chapters, and book editions, making them among the leading institutions in faculty research and publications. A selection of published books and book chapters from faculty members of CIMAT is shown below.
The Research Cell of CIMAT conducted programs on Intellectual Property Rights to raise awareness on IPR, Patent Filing, and Publication. As an outcome, the faculty has been involved in collaborative patents published between 2021 and 2022.