New Delhi, Oct 16: Union HRD Minister Kapil Sibal on Friday, Oct 16, said that the appointment of directors and board members of the IIMs will be done through an independent collegium from now on.
Speaking to reporters here, Sibal said, "The collegium will suggest names for appointment of the board members and the directors. The composition of the collegium will be restricted to 13 members."
Sibal pointed that there will not be any interference into the autonomy of the IIMs.
He also said, "The IIM directors will submit their vision document on expansion plans keeping in mind quality and inclusiveness. They will submit their vision document by Jan 2010."