MDI is one of the top B-Schools of the country. The institute integrates knowledge, research, industry experience and international exposure to offer comprehensive management programmes. MDI has the distinction of being the first internationally accredited Indian B-School. It was accredited by South Asian Quality Systems (SAQS) in 2005. The long term Education Programmes are accredited by Association of MBAs (AMBA), U.K. The PG Programmes in Management offered by MDI are recognized and accredited by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) New Delhi. Its PGPM has been awarded “A” Grade by the ‘National Board of Accreditation’ of All India Council for Technical Education. Various surveys have consistently ranked MDI amongst the top B-Schools of the country. First Indian B-School Accredited by AMBA International accreditation by the coveted Association of MBAs (AMBA) London was awarded to three Programmes of MDI: PGPM, NMP and PGPM (Part-Time) in 2006.These Programmes were re-accredited in 2011. Three other Programmes: PGP-HRM, PGP-IM and PGP-EM also received accreditation in 2011 establishing international quality standards of the Programmes of the Institute.