IMS Unison University
Former names
Institute of Management Studies
MottoNurturing Knowledge. Empowering Minds.
Parent institution
Unison Group
AffiliationUGC, BCI, AIU
ChairmanAmit Agarwal
ChancellorProf. Gurdip Singh
Vice-ChancellorProf. Gautam Sinha
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IMS Unison University (IUU), formerly Institute of Management Studies, is a private university located in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India. It offers academic programs at under-graduate, post-graduate and doctoral levels in different streams of management, mass communication, law, hospitality management and liberal arts.


It offers academic programs at under-graduate, post-graduate and doctoral levels in different streams through its five schools:[1] Click on Programs.


Like all private universities in India, IMS Unison University is recognized and approved by the University Grants Commission.[2] Law Programs are approved by the Bar Council of India (BCI).Bar Council Approval [3] IUU is a member the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).[4]


University rankings
Law – India
India Today (2019)[5]24

School of Law, IMS Unison University has been ranked 24 among law colleges in 2019 by India Today.[5]

Cultural festival

The annual cultural festival of IMS Unison University is called Lamhe. Lamhe is a two to three day event. Notable appearances include Millind Gaba in 2016[6] and DJ NYK and Ash King in 2017.[7]

Placement advertisements

In June 2016 an advertisement by the IMS Unison University was one of 98 advertisements banned by the Advertising Standards Council of India's (ASCI) Consumer Complaints Council (CCC), 39 of which belonged to the education category. The ad, claiming "Over 90% Placement consistently in last three years", was banned for being "not substantiated and misleading".[8]


  1. ^ "Home Page". IMS Unison University. Retrieved 8 February 2018.
  2. ^ "Private University Uttarakhand". University Grants Commission. Archived from the original on 24 December 2017. Retrieved 17 January 2015.
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  4. ^ "AIU-MEMBERS". Retrieved 4 February 2018.
  5. ^ a b "Top 40 Law Colleges". India Today. 27 May 2019. Retrieved 20 June 2020.
  6. ^ "Lamhe brochure 2016" (PDF). IMS Unison University. Retrieved 8 February 2018.
  7. ^ Pioneer, The. "Lamhe-2017 to give chance to show talent". The Pioneer. Retrieved 4 February 2018.
  8. ^ "ASCI bans 98 ads, including Godrej, Patanjali, Parle, Amul, ibibo, Uber, Policybazaar, Paytm, Havells, Kent, LG, Renault in June". Moneylife. 19 September 2016. Retrieved 8 February 2018.