Dr. Debapratim Purkayastha is the Dean of the Case Research Center at ICFAI Business School Hyderabad in India. IBS has a world-class Case Research Center, with brands like IBS Center for Management Research (ICMR), IBS Case Development Center (CDC), etc. Dr. Debapratim is an award-winning and best-selling author of case studies in Management. He is also an educator and trainer for over 18 years with significant experience in teaching, research and industry experience. He leads a team of talented professional case writers and also provides training support to IBS Faculty members and research teams.

About IBS Hyderabad

Located in Hyderabad, India, IBS Hyderabad is one of the leading B-Schools in India. It is a constituent of The ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (IFHE), a Deemed to be University, under Section 3 of UGC Act. 1956. It is a Business Education Alliance Member of The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), USA. IBS Hyderabad is among the first three B-Schools in South Asia to be SAQS accredited by Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia (AMDISA).

IFHE is a leading institution in India, having received the NAAC Accreditation 'A' Grade with an impressive score (Institutional CGPA) of 3.43 out of 4.

About the IBS Hyderabad case collection

IBS Hyderabad’s case collection contains more than 6000 well-researched cases. In addition to these there are a number of teaching notes, structured assignments, and videos. Case studies developed by IBS Hyderabad are used by the elite B-schools and premier consulting firms around the world. The institution has regularly won many awards and recognition in some of the most prestigious global Case Writing Competitions such as EFMD Case Writing Competition, oikos Global Case Writing Competition, John Molson Case Writing Competition, Dark Side Case Writing Competition, Baylor-USASBE Student Case Research Competition, etc. Some of the cases have also regularly figured in the list of The Case Centre’s best sellers. More than 100 case studies have been published in leading international textbooks and journals.

IBS Hyderabad offers its premier case collection primarily under the brands: IBS Center for Management Research (ICMR) and IBSCDC (IBS Case Development Center).