M P Birla Institute of Management was founded in the year 1999 at the premises of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Bangalore Kendra and blossomed into its present form with the generous support of Late Smt. Priyamvada Devi Birla, as an associate of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan.
‘Education is a primary area where Bhavan’s contribution is already substantial, its presence covering the entire country and expanding fast into countries such as The UK, The USA, Australia...
With the blessings of Mahatma Gandhi, Kulapati K. M. Munshi founded Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan in 1938 in Mumbai. Bhavan was established around the time when freedom was not in doubt; the question was how soon. With freedom round the corner, people were concerned about the New India that would emerge soon.