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Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Calcutta

About Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Calcutta


IIM Calcutta was established in 1961 and is the 3rd best institute for management in the Asia region. The vision of the institute is to become a global center of excellence in all components of management education. Institute will strive to broaden and sustain excellence, educational freedom, commitment, responsiveness to societal needs, and creativity to offer the context for all its programs and activities. The institute is surrounded by 7 lakes, hence also known as ‘Campus of seven lakes’.

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IIM Calcutta Highlights

The highlights of the IIM Calcutta, such as Recognition, university type, student-faculty ratio, approvals, facilities, etc are mentioned below.

IIM Calcutta Highlights
Year of Establishment
1961
Type of University
Public
Accreditation
AACSB, EQUIS, AMBA
Recognition
MHRD
Approvals
UGC
Student-Faculty Ratio
1:12
Campus Area
135 acres
Courses/ Degrees Offered
Postgraduate and Doctorate
Infrastructure Facilities
Library, Auditorium, Medical Facilities, Hostels, Post Office, Sports Facility, etc.

Why Choose IIM Calcutta?

IIM Calcutta is the ideal global management institute that makes use of cases in numerous of its courses for postgraduate college students and participants in management development programs. Students at the institute are extraordinarily responsive in terms of case participation and the scholar network regularly makes it known that cases are certainly a powerful tool to analyze and apply theoretical ideas to practice. IIM Calcutta has close ties with the Indian business network and enjoys an inherent benefit in developing cases withinside the Indian context as well as that of different emerging markets.  

IIM Calcutta Academic Advantages

IIM Calcutta has a reputation for providing education of the highest quality in the area of Management. IIM Calcutta, as it is popularly known, has been instrumental in professionalizing Management in India via its Executive Training Programmes, PG and Doctoral level programs, Consulting and Research Activities. Considered as one of the finest Business Schools in Asia, IIM Calcutta attracts the best younger and brilliant talents from all across the country. The Institute is continuously evolving to fulfill its necessities in a business environment that is constantly changing. 

IIM Calcutta Ranking

  • IIM Calcutta was ranked 3rd for IIMs by Outlook 2020.
  • IIM Calcutta was ranked 2nd for MBA by Business Today 2019.
  • IIM Calcutta was ranked 2nd for MBA by BW Business World 2019.
  • IIM Calcutta was ranked 3rd for MBA by Composite Rank 2019.
  • IIM Calcutta was ranked 5th for MBA by Economic Times 2019.

IIM Calcutta Courses

IIM Calcutta offers various courses at the management levels. Courses offered by IIM Calcutta are MBA, PG Program, Executive. Below is the table of a few courses along with their specialization:

IIM Calcutta Management Courses

Courses
Specialization 
MBA
General, Executive

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IIM Calcutta Departments

IIM Calcutta has various departments that offer management courses. Below is the list of few departments that IIM Calcutta has -

Department of Business Ethics and Communication Group
Department of Finance and Control
Department of Economics
Department of Human Resource Management
Department of Management Information Systems
Department of Marketing
Department of Organizational Behavior
Department of Strategic Management
Department of Operations Management
Department of Public Policy and Management

IIM Calcutta Admission

IIM Calcutta offers a wide variety of management courses at the postgraduate level. The courses available at IIMC are MBA, MBAEx (Executive MBA), PGPEX-VLM, PGDBA, and CEMS MIM. The institute is also recognized for providing a Doctoral program in management. Eligible applicants can apply for admission to the numerous courses offered by IIM Calcutta after fulfilling the eligibility criteria for varied courses. Online applications to the courses presented by IIMC can be submitted via the website of the institute. Like the other IIMs, IIM Calcutta also selects college students on the premise of the CAT entrance exam. 

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IIM Calcutta Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria for IIM Calcutta courses depend on the type of course chosen. IIM Calcutta offers courses such as MBA, PGDBA, etc. Mentioned below are few courses along with their eligibility criteria:

IIM Calcutta MBA Eligibility

Master of Business Administration(MBA) is a two-year PG course. MBA is an internationally identified degree designed to develop the skills required for careers in business and management.

Eligibility Criteria-

  • The applicant should have completed 10, 10+2 with more than 80% aggregate marks.
  • The candidate should have qualified CAT.
  • The candidate should have work experience.

IIM Calcutta Cut-Off

Accepting CAT as the primary examination for admission, IIMs do not release CAT cut-offs publically as they are accessible only by applicants who appeared for the examination. There are two forms of CAT cut-offs for admission to IIMs – qualifying cut-off and final cut-off. While the qualifying cut-off is announced with the release of admission policy, the latter is announced post result declaration. IIMs accept both sectional and overall cut-off for admission. For IIM Calcutta PGP admission 2021, the overall qualifying cut-off for General category college students is 80 percentile, however, it is expected that IIM Calcutta's final CAT cut-off 2020 will be ranging between 99-100 percentile. 

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IIM Calcutta Result

IIM Calcutta results have been released on the college’s website. Students who have given the examination can check their results online. Candidates will need to use their roll number to check the result. 

IIM Calcutta Campus

IIM Calcutta campus is unfolded over 135-acres of land. The campus of the Indian Institute of Calcutta is surrounded by stress-free and conducive surroundings which offers a better atmosphere for college students to learn and stay. Among all IIM’s available in the country, IIM Calcutta is very widely recognized for its green surroundings. The entire campus is rich in world-class centers which give a snug learning experience for college students. IIM Calcutta campus is a completely residential campus, and all the college students admitted to any of the programs available at the campus must opt for the Hostel Facility.  

Features of campus include: 

  • Badminton Court
  • Basketball Court
  • Cricket Ground
  • Football Ground
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Volleyball Court
  • Computer Lab
  • Finance Lab
  • Cafeteria
  • Gym
  • Hospital / Medical Facilities
  • Wi-Fi Campus
  • Shuttle Service
  • ATM
  • TATA Hall
  • Management Center

IIM Calcutta Infrastructure Facilities

The library on the campus is known as Bidhan Chandra Roy Library or BC Roy Memorial Library. The library gives access to unlimited e-assets and has unlimited subscriptions to both global and national peer-reviewed e-journals. To meet with any emergency medical situation, IIM Calcutta has a 24/7 clinical facility. To offer proper medical guidance and supervision, the campus has certified medical doctors, a primary resource facility, and emergency medicines. 

Some other facilities provided are:

  • Auditorium
  • Music Room
  • Dance Room
  • A/C Classrooms
  • Convenience Store
  • Conference Room
  • Post Office

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IIM Calcutta Hostel Details

IIM Kolkata provides accommodation facilities to its students. There are 3 hostels on the campus, one hostel is co-ed with separate wings for boys and girls and two hostels are for boys. Hostel rooms are very well maintained and thoroughly cleaned regularly. All the rooms are provided with all of the basic facilities including a bed, cupboard, chair, study table, etc.

Some facilities provided in the hostels are:

  • Mess
  • Common Room
  • Game Room
  • 24-hour Security

IIM Calcutta Placements

Placements are an integral part of every B-college life and IIM Calcutta for that matter follows the tradition of knowledge sharing and mentorship. Every year, the second-year college students of the institute prepare a mentorship program for the first-year college students to prepare them for the summer placements process. This mentorship program starts with CV making, in which each first-year scholar is assigned 2-3 mentors with a similar background. IIM Calcutta placements 2020 wrapped up recently and witnessed the participation of 148 recruiters for a batch size of over four hundred college students. Some more highlights of IIM Calcutta placement 2020 are: 

  • IIM Calcutta had a placement rate of 70%.
  • The highest CTC provided was Rs 80 LPA. 
  • The average CTC provided was Rs 27.9 LPA.
  • Some of the recruiters were Adani, UGRO Capital, Alshaya Group, ZS Associates, Envestnet Yodlee, EXL Analytics, ICICI Bank, DE Shaw & Co, Mastercard, Amazon, PwC DIAC, Mondelez, McKinsey, etc. 

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IIM Calcutta Scholarships

IIM Calcutta gives both scholarship and economic help for college students studying in the various programs. Various scholarships are also provided by private organizations. The scholarships offered are mentioned below:

  • B.P. Poddar Scholarship
  • India Carbon Scholarship
  • T. T. Krishnamachari Award
  • BPL Prize
  • Damodar Valley Corporation Award For Creditable Performance
  • Central Bank of India Prize For Best Performance In Finance Course
  • Aditya Kashyap Memorial Scholarship 
  • P. R. Karthik Scholarship
  • Dr. B. C. Roy Memorial Gold & Silver Medals
  • Chairman's Prize
  • John Wynne Prize
  • ABC India Award
  • Balmer Lawrie Award
  • Calcutta Management Association Trophy
  • Calcutta Port Trust India Award
  • B. S. Dua Memorial Prize 
  • Magunta Subbarami Reddy Award
  • TIL Scholarship
  • IIMC Alumni Association, Calcutta Chapter Prize
  • Taylor & Francis Book Prize
  • Bengal Chamber of commerce Medal
  • Late Sumantra Ghoshal Award
  • Aditya Kashyap Memorial Scholarship

 

IIM Calcutta Collaboration

IIM Calcutta has signed MOUs with various international universities/institutes for various programs such as student exchange, faculty exchange, research collaboration, etc. The collaborations are:

International Collaboration:

Austria

  • Vienna University of Economics & Business
  • FHS Kufstein Tirol University of Applied Sciences 

Australia

  • Queensland University of Technology 
  • Monash University, Faculty of Business & Economics 
  • University of Sydney 
  • University of Melbourne

Belgium 

  • Louvain School of Management Solvay 
  • Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (K.U.L) 
  • Brussels School of Economics & Management

Canada

  • Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez
  • Ivey Business School Ryerson University 

Brazil

  • Brazilian School of Public and Business Administration
  • Fundação Getulio Vargas 

China

  • Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management 
  • HKUST Business School
  • The University of International Business and the Economics

France

  • ESC Rennes School of Business 
  • E M Lyon
  • EDHEC Business School 
  • NEOMA Business School 
  • ESCP Europe 
  • IESEG - School of Management 
  • SKEMA Sophia Antipolis Toulouse Business School
  • ESSEC Business School 
  • KEDGE Business School
  • HEC Paris 
  • SKEMA Lille 

Czech Republic

  • University of Economics

UK

  • The University of Leeds 
  • Leeds University Business School 
  • London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Durham University Business School
  • Cardiff Business School Cardiff University 

USA

  • University of NewYork
  • Babcock Graduate School of Management
  • Olin Business School Pepperdine University
  • University of Colorado 
  • University of North Texas 
  • Simmons College
  • Southern Methodist University
  • The University of Connecticut School of Business 
  • CEMS MIM

IIM Calcutta Alumni

IIM Calcutta has an alumni association. The alumni association has been energetic in imparting a platform for all of the Alumni to engage and network and organizes a large number of occasions each year. A few of the IIM Kolkata alumni are:

  • Ajit Balakrishnan
  • Sunil Duggal
  • Ramachandra Guha
  • Indra Nooyi
  • Shyam Srinivasan
  • Amish Tripathi 
  • Gopal Vittal
  • Swami Mukundananda

Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Calcutta Entrance Exams Details 2021

Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Calcutta Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


IIMC Eligibility Criteria:

The eligibility criteria for the Postgraduate and Doctorate are as follows:

Courses

Eligibility

MBA

  • The Applicant must have passed their graduate degree from a recognized University.
  • The Applicant must have secured a minimum of 50% aggregate in any stream.
  • The Applicant must have a valid CAT score.

PhD

  • The Candidate should have a Master's degree from a recognized University.

IIMC Admission Procedure:

IIM Calcutta  Admission is totally based on merit. The IIM Calcutta admission procedures are mentioned below:

  • The candidates for admission are shortlisted on the basis of CAT score and cumulative score.
  • The shortlisted candidates are called for a personal interview.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed by the faculty members of the area of specialization.
  • The candidates who clear the interview have to appear for the Research Aptitude Test [RAT].
  • The selected candidates are interviewed by the Committee.
  • Final selection is done for admission of candidates to their relevant courses in the institute.

Courses and Fees Structure of Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Calcutta

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Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Calcutta Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Executive Programme  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 11.25 Lakh
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 27 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time

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Placements and Average package


Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Calcutta Placements and Average Packages
Course type Average Salary Highest Salary Companies Visiting
Executive MBA 9.8 Lacs Per Annum 26 Lacs Per Annum Oracle, ABP Ltd, Google,ITC ,Nestle

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 41 Student's Reviews 8.8/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
34
Average
6
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 39/41 students
This college rates in the top 10% in India for
Placements

Indian Institute of Management, [IIM] Calcutta Ranking


MBA Ranking
Publication Name Rank
NIRF 3
Outlook 2
Business Today 2
Economic Times 5

Hostel Details


IIMC Hostel Details:

IIM Calcutta provides resident facilities to the students. The other facilities of the IIM Calcutta hostel are mentioned below:

  • IIM Calcutta provides hostel accommodation for the outstation students of the institute.
  • There are 5 hostels available for accommodation.
  • The three major hostels are The Old hostel, White hostel, and the New hostel.
  • The White hostel is a Co-ed hostel.
  • There are common rooms, games rooms, and courts for various sports in all the hostels.
  • A new hostel named Lake-View hostel is built with world-class facilities.
  • The hostels are equipped with various modern facilities.
  • The hostel provides a recreational room for various sports.
  • IIMC Infrastructure Facilities include Computer center, Library, Research centers.

Facilities


Computer labs
Sports
Gym
Medical
Cafeteria
Library
Auditorium
Hostel

Contact Details and Location


Address : Diamond Harbour Road, Joka, Kolkata, West Bengal, Kolakata - 700104
Website : https://www.iimcal.ac.in

Student Reviews


Anonymous
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2017
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Classes are from10 AM - 4.30 PM in the first year. In the 2nd year, we choose our own courses, and can choose the schedule. With regards to pedagogy, it is very up to date and the content of all the courses are relevant.
  • The quality of teaching is high where the instructors motivate you to think beyond what is in the text. Since it is an MBA program, most of the learnings is through case-based teachings.
  • The overall experience for me has been intellectually challenging, making me think. 



Anonymous
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2017
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Classes are from10 AM - 4.30 PM in the first year. In the 2nd year, we choose our own courses, and can choose the schedule. With regards to pedagogy, it is very up to date and the content of all the courses are relevant.
  • The quality of teaching is high where the instructors motivate you to think beyond what is in the text. Since it is an MBA program, most of the learnings is through case-based teachings.
  • The overall experience for me has been intellectually challenging, making me think. 



Shir
Shir
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2016
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Classes begin at 10:15 a.m. and go on upto 4:15 p.m. Each day we have three classes during this period. Every subject has a different structure like some subjects have surprise quizzes while some subjects don't have any quizzes. Almost all subjects have projects associated with them and they have marks for class participation as well.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are many clubs and many events planned during an academic year. One would not have any dearth of work if one would like to pursue their area of interests.



Shir
Shir
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2016
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Classes begin at 10:15 a.m. and go on upto 4:15 p.m. Each day we have three classes during this period. Every subject has a different structure like some subjects have surprise quizzes while some subjects don't have any quizzes. Almost all subjects have projects associated with them and they have marks for class participation as well.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are many clubs and many events planned during an academic year. One would not have any dearth of work if one would like to pursue their area of interests.



Siddhartha
Siddhartha
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2017
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • In the 1st year of the course, the courses are pre-determined and you have a work load of max. 3 classes per day of 1.5 hours each. As part of the evaluation, there are many components - quizzes, projects, assignments and depends on the course and instructor. Since it is an MBA program, the pedagogy is case-based, with cases ranging from all over the world. The peer group and the quality of faculty is excellent, thus making the learning experience an encouraging one. 



Siddhartha
Siddhartha
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2017
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • In the 1st year of the course, the courses are pre-determined and you have a work load of max. 3 classes per day of 1.5 hours each. As part of the evaluation, there are many components - quizzes, projects, assignments and depends on the course and instructor. Since it is an MBA program, the pedagogy is case-based, with cases ranging from all over the world. The peer group and the quality of faculty is excellent, thus making the learning experience an encouraging one. 




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