The Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad is one of the most reputed universities for technological education and research in India. From its inception in 1926 the school had a national outlook. What started as an institution to impart mining education has graduated into a full fledged technical institution of international acclaim offering programs like B.Tech, Dual Degree, Integrated M.Sc., Integrated M.Sc.Tech, M.Tech, M.Phil, M.Sc, M.Sc. Tech. and MBA. The school has relations with reputed universities worldwide and is foraying into newer areas of academic endeavours. The Training & Placement Cell is the nodal point of contact for companies seeking to establish a constructive relationship with ISM.
The serene campus comprises academic buildings, student hostels and 100% residential facilities for faculty and staff apart from other infrastructure facilities for a cosmopolitan community. The School has links with reputed universities and institutes across the globe and has an alumni base all over the world. The School today is making foray into the newer areas of academic endeavours in tune with the changing times.