Abhishek Jain aka The IIM GUY Biography, Age & Lifestory

Abhishek Jain, aka The IIM Guy is an Entrepreneur and YouTuber. He becoming a renowned name in the field of MBA education and awareness in India. His Biography, Age, Height, Wife Name and Life story is shared in this post. On YouTube he has a good subscriber count, over 40k subscriber, as of 2022. If three words are used to define Abhishek Jain, that would be Ambitious, Humble and Positive.

His YouTube channel “The IIM Guy” is becoming a renowned name in the field of MBA education. On his channel he guides MBA aspirants on how they can pursue their career. Abhishek’s aim to start his YouTube channel is to create awareness in India. His videos are becoming a massive hit on YouTube because of his raw and honest approach.

Most of his YouTube videos give viewers a true and real picture of how life is in B Schools. He is a budding entrepreneur in Textile Industry and the owner of a Textile Firm.

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Abhishek Jain Biography

Full NameAbhishek Jain
Nick NameThe IIM Guy
Date of Birth14 January 1992
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Age30 (As of 2022)
Weight (approx.)64 Kg
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlacePanjipara (West Bengal, India)
Home TownKishanganj (Bihar, India)
Current PlaceKishanganj (Bihar, India)
ProfessionEntrepreneur, Social Media Influencer &
OwnerA Textile Firm

Abhishek Jain Height

Height5 Feet 8 inches
1.72 m
172 cm

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Abhishek Jain Personal Life

Educational QualificationGraduate (MBA, IIM Visakhapatnam)
College/UniversityIIM Visakhapatnam
St Xaviers College Kolkata
SchoolDPS RK Puram (Delhi, India)
Food HabitVegetarian
Martial StatusSingle
Favorite ActorShah Rukh Khan
Favorite ColorAll
Favorite PlaceMumbai & Vizag
Favourite FoodLasagne
Favorite CuisineIndian
Favourite DrinkWater
HobbiesTravelling, Writing & Watching


Father’s NameNot Known
Mother’s NameNot Known

Abhishek Jain Wife Name

At present, Abhishek Jain aka The IIM Guy is not married to anyone.

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Abhishek Jain Life Story & Career

Abhishek Jain was born on 14 January 1992. Since his childhood he was always good at his studies.

He would always stand among the top three students in his class in school.

He left his hometown Kishanganj, when he was 15 to study at DPS RK Puram Delhi.

After completing his 12th, Abhishek followed it up with a BBA in Marketing from St Xaviers Kolkata.

After completing his graduation, he joined an MBA course which was high on ROI but not of his liking, hence he dropped out of it and started working at Groupon India.

In 2016, he got selected for IIM Visakhapatnam from where he pursued his M.B.A.

After completing his M.B.A, Abhishek joined Capgemini Management Consulting Company in Mumbai as a management consultant. He worked there for 3 years until 2021.

In 2021, he quit his job to join his family business. He also started his YouTube channel “The IIM Guy” in the same year to share his experience with MBA aspirants .

Abhishek thoroughly enjoys making videos and says he will continue to make at least 2
videos a week even if, people stop watching them.

Three most important skills which Abhishek learned while pursuing MBA are:

  • Communication Skills
  • Comfortable Talking with Strangers
  • Independent Living

While pursuing MBA one thing which Abhishek has learned a lot is, Failure is not the end of the world and anything is possible with hard work and determination.

Abhishek is a big fan of Harsha Bhogle, who also graduated from an IIM. Abhishek admires Harsha Bhogle because he wants to make a mark in the creative field just like Harsha Bhogle.

Life Style

Abhishek Jain is very vocal about his career journey and lifestyle. He often shares his life experiences about his career journey.

He strongly believes if someone has a strong desire to do something then he can achieve anything.

Biggest mistake as recalled by Abhishek is that, he took some wrong career decisions when he was in his mid 20’s, which affected his career a lot.

It was only after his 23, that he started doing what he wanted to do and after that his life changed for the good.

Abhishek is very close to his mother. As stated by him in an interview, he would work hard to any extend to make his mother proud.

Abhishek likes to shoot his YouTube videos in one take. His videos are Raw and Unedited.

Three things which Abhishek likes doing a lot are; Connecting with people, Story
Telling and Spending Time with Family.

He doesn’t follow anyone for motivation because his life journey inspires him the most.

He likes to live a very healthy life. He follows a nice exercise routine and doesn’t eat after sunset at home, which is also considered good according to the Jain tradition.

His favourite self care activity is taking a small walk after dinner, as it eases digestion.

Abhishek is a very optimistic person. He always tries to stay motivated in every situation by finding positive things in it.

He considers Harsha Bhogle and Shah Rukh Khan as his role model as their life journey inspires him the most.

Things which Abhishek admires the most are self respect and honesty.

Abhishek Jain QnA

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Abhishek Jain‘s Youtube channel name?

The IIM Guy

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Is the university name and reputation important while pursuing MBA ?

Yes. It’s very important that you do your MBA from a good institution as it can open a number of good carrier doors.

What is Abhishek Jain‘s age ?

30 Years.

Is Abhishek Jain married?


How to deal with failure ?

You just need to remember that everyone starts as an immature . Every one is a beginner at one point of time and we have all learn’t from our mistakes. I always say failures become beautiful learnings for future. Just don’t give up be patient with your career. Skills needs practice and just get your basics right first and take baby steps in your career.

How do you stay motivated ?

Motivation comes from within .The moment you start enjoying your passion and living it every moment, that’s gonna keep you going. For me, it’s planning my daily routine and following it.

What is the one thing you wish you knew at age 20 ?

I wish my decision making ability could have been good.

Why did you start your YouTube Channel ?

The only reason why the channel exists or was formed was to help MBA aspirants in planning their future in a practical and better way.