The R.L. Institute of Management Studies (RLIMS) is a Division of Subbalakshmi Lakshmipathy College of Science, run by Subbalaskhmi Lakshmipathy Foundation (SLF). The Institute was commenced in the year 1988.The college has been assessed by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and reaccreditated B++ Status.
RLIMS is one of the very few self-financing institutions, reaccreditated by NAAC. The Institute is situated on the Madurai-Aruppukottai Road, within 6 Kms distance from Madurai Airport and 16 Kms from Madurai Railway Station. Madurai is a place of historical importance, 440 Kms Road / 495 Kms - Rail 480 Kms south of Chennai in Tamilnadu, a place which housed the Tamil Sangam in 16th Century and is the abode of the famous Goddess Shree Meenakshi. It is an institute with high-end infrastructure and development facilities besides recreational facilities. The environment is free from any pollution and the atmosphere is very conducive for learning. All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) after inspection by an Expert Committee has sanctioned additional strength of 60 students (vide AICTE approved letter 13.09.2004) The total intake for MBA for the Academic year 2007-08 will be 120 seats.