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Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata

7.3 / 10

Based on 47 Student Reviews

About Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata

Institute of Engineering and Management was established in 1989 in Kolkata. The institute is one of the oldest and first-ever self-financing private institutes in West Bengal. It offers industry-centred academics in engineering and management disciplines. IEM is located in the IT hub of the Eastern India. The organization has magnificent standards that direct the shortage of technical and managerial resources in this new era of globalization. The objective of the group is to work for the future generation and Nation as well through its dedication towards self-support and unique excellence.

IEM is the 3rd best Engineering college by NIRF, Ministry of HRD, Govt of India and 79th all across India. The group focuses on creating valuable education that adds value to the skills of the students. IEM aims to instill the sense of human values and discipline in students in order to make them a respectable human being. Apart from academics, several other development activities like literary, yoga classes, cultural, sports and many other activities are organized by the institute for the all-round grooming of its students.

IEM courses include B.Tech, BCA, MSc, BBA, MBA, MCA, M.Tech and PGDM. The courses are approved by AICTE and the institute is affiliated to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology [MAKAUT]. It is recognized by UGC and MHRD and is accredited by NAAC 'A' Grade. IEM has amazing faculty and infrastructure facilities that help the students to get a quality education. The institute offers admission to those students who ranked well in the entrance exams like JEE Main and WBJEE.

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IEM Highlights:

The highlights of the institute like the year of establishment, approvals, affiliations, recognitions, accreditations, address, contact, programs offered are mentioned in the table below:

Year of Establishment 1989
Approvals AICTE, NIRF
Affiliations MAKAUT
Recognitions UGC, MHRD
Accreditations NAAC 'A' Grade, NBA
Address Ashram Building, GN-34/2, Sector – V, Saltlake Electronics Complex, Kolkata, West Bengal, India 700 091
Contact +91 33 2357 2995, +91 33 2357 2059
Programs Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Postgraduate Diploma IEM Fees

IEM Colleges:

IEM has 3 colleges located in Kolkata. The colleges offer courses in different disciplines. The campuses of IEM are as follows:

College of Engineering: 

The College of Engineering provides a secure and interactive environment for its students. IEM believes that combining both good teachers as well as students will help achieve academic excellence. Certain facilities from  IIT Kharagpur and IIM Kolkata are hired by the institute. The placement cell strives to create an interface between the companies and the students. The library is well maintained with the latest edition of books and journals. 

College of Management:

The college is located in the IT hub of Eastern India.  It is affiliated to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT) and approved by AICTE. It provides quality education and research to its students. The hostels are well maintained. Various projects, workshops, seminars, quizzes, group discussion and many other activities take place to test a student’s entrepreneurship skills. Courses and curriculums are restructured periodically to meet the ever growing industry’s needs.

School of IT:

The school of IT has maintained a secure environment with excellent faculty.The institute has collaborated with ESC Rennes School of Business for student exchange. The interested IEM student would spend a semester abroad without paying a n extra tuition fee. 

IEM Departments:

IEM has separate campuses for Engineering and Management and IT. These departments of Engineering and Management have different disciplines and courses to offer. Given below are the departments are:

  • Engineering Departments:
    1. Computer Science and Technology
    2. Information Technology
    3. Electronics and Communication Engineering
    4. Electrical Engineering
    5. Basic Science and Humanities
    6. Electrical and Electronics
    7. Mechanical Engineering
  • PGDM Department
  • Business Administration Department
  • Computer Applications Department
  • Department of Basic Sciences

IEM Courses:

IEM offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma courses in Engineering, Management, and IT departments. All the students are open to choose any of the courses they wish to join in pursuing a degree. Below are the disciplines and the courses under these disciplines given:

Course Specialization
B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering.
M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Information Technology. 
MBA Finance, Human Resource, Systems Management, Marketing
PGDM Marketing,Finance,Human Resource, Systems Management, Logistics and Supply Chain Management
M.Sc Information Science

IEM Rankings and Awards:

IEM has won many awards for its excellent performance in academics and also has been ranked at the top by all the reputed organizations. It has won awards and has been ranked at the top for both the engineering and management institutes.

  • IEM ranked 3rd best Engineering college in West Bengal in 2016 by NIRF, MHRD, Govt of India.
  • The college was also ranked 79th all across India among 100+ IITs and NITs by NIRF in 2016.
  • IEM Management College ranked 53 at the national level and 43 among all private institutions nationally.
  • Careergraph, a part of the Telegraph titled IEM the "Jewel of the East".
  • It won the title of "Picture Perfect" by ABP Group.
  • In 2009, the college ranked as the Best Private Engineering College in West Bengal by the Telegraph.
  • It ranked the 2nd Best Private Engineering College in Eastern India by Electronics For You in the year 2009.
  • The institution was ranked as the Best Self-financed Engineering Institute in West Bengal, 'Picture Perfect' by ABP Group in 2010.
  • Institution of Engineering and Management, Kolkata was ranked as an Outstanding Engineering Institute in Eastern India by Star News in 2011.
  • It was ranked 3rd amongst all the government and private college in West Bengal by The Telegraph, 2009.
  • It has been rated as Silver A+++ Business School by 'Just Careers' Magazine in 2011.
  • IEM, Kolkata was recognized with EB3+ which means that the institute can deliver between good and high education by its resources and processes.
  • It was ranked under the 'A' category by NAAC.
  • IEM recognized as a global destination for B-School students by the Times of India.
  • The institution was ranked as one of the top business schools in West Bengal.
  • Business Today ranked the college among the top B-Schools in India and in the state
  • The institution received Dewang Mehta National Education Award 2018 for 'outstanding management institute'
  • 'Best Educational Institute in Management' award was won by the institute under Education Leadership Program at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • ABP News awarded IEM as "Best Business School" in "National Education Awards" 20iem-infrastructure17.
  • The IEM Group has been awarded the "Educational Excellence Award" by 24 Ghanta TV News and Zee Network.
  • At the Global Poster Competition of REFCOLD India IEM won 2nd prize.
  • In Star News Award IEM has achieved the best institute of India.

IEM Facilities:

IEM has established its institutes in different places. It has separate campuses for a separate discipline and is well facilitated. IEM facilities consists of many modern facilities. Some of the facilities provieded are as follows:

  • There is an excellent, beautiful and modern library equipped with books, journals, multimedia learning aids.
  • The library has over 2,50,000 books, journals, magazines, and e-journals and also has a computer laboratory.
  • Hostel for both boys and girls with food facility are available.
  • The computer laboratories are well maintained and equipped with all the modern equipment.
  • The internet is accessible 24/7 within the premises.

IEM Placements:

IEM has a very strong placement cell with four placement officers under the chairmanship of the director work as a placement cell. The institute has a very effective campus interview. IEM placement drive is vast with many MNCs and well-known startups visiting the campus every year. Given below are the details of the IEM placement cell:

  • IEM Placement Cell conducts various industrial visits and workshops for the students.
  • Capgemini, TCS, Cognizant Technology Services, Deloitte, Infosys recruited the highest number of BCA students from IEM in West Bengal.
  • IEM Placement has almost 100% placements for the BCA programs.
  • The top companies recruited management students are Ignited Wings, Anshinsoft, HCL, IBM, Bluegape, etc.
  • Top Recruiters are Amazon, Satyam, Siemens, Tech Mahindra, Global Phoenix Communications, British Telecom, Oppo, Capgemini, WIPRO, SAP Labs, Concentrix, L&T Infotech, etc.


  1. Is IEM a part of UEM?
    - IEM is the Institute of Engineering and Management and UEM is the University of Engineering and Management which both are a part of IEM trust.
  2. How to get admission in IEM?
    - The B.Tech, BBA, BCA candidates are selected for the admission on the basis of their score in IEMJEE. The MSc admission is done on the basis of JAM/PGET/IEMJEE scores. And MBA candidates are admitted on the basis of rank obtained in CAT/JEMAT/IEMJEE. Then the students are called for counselling and select students on the basis of their performance in the GDPI round.
  3. Is the IEM college good?
    - Yes IEM college is a reputed college and has maintained a record of being the top engineering college. The college holds a 100% placement reputation.

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Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata Ranking

MBA Ranking
Publication Name Rank
Business Today 188
Times B 53
Engineering Ranking
Publication Name Rank
NIRF 102
Times Group 15

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 47 Student's Reviews 7.3/10  
Overall Rating
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Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 31/47 students

Student Reviews

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2012

The college adheres to strict schedules and mandates a cut off for attendance to appear on the final semester. Classes used to start at about 10 am and continued up to 4:30 pm with a recess of 40 minutes in between. Quality and method of teaching were very good. Teachers provided on depth overview of the subject. Overall very good experience.


There is robotics club, drama club and other different societies are available. Tech fest and cultural fests used to take place almost every year. In general, college life here is very good, if you can abide by the strict schedules for classes.

Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2014
  • The quality and method of teaching are good at Institute of Engineering and Management.
  • Tests are held regularly.

Bachelor of Computer Applications [B.C.A.], batch of 2018
  • The teaching method at Institute of Engineering and Management, is good.
  • The overall experience is excellent.

  • At Institute of Engineering and Management, there are no clubs or associations. 

Contact Details and Location

Address : Ashram Building, GN - 34/2, Sector – V, Saltlake Electronics Complex, Kolkata, West Bengal, 700 091
Website :

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation

The college is approved by UGC, AICTE, NIRF, NAAC; affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology - [WBUT], Kolkata.


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Entrance Exams for Admission

Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
CAT 2020
Master of Business Administration [MBA]
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
MAT 2020
Master of Business Administration [MBA]
WBJEE 2020
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Master of Business Administration [MBA]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure

Institute of Engineering and Management Eligibility Criteria:

IEM admission is based on the eligibility criteria. Students can apply for the courses only if their qualifications match the eligibility criteria. The eligibility Criteria for each course is discussed in the table below:

Courses Eligibility
  • The candidates must have passed higher secondary education with 60% aggregate
  • The candidates must have a valid WBJEE/JEE Main rank.
  • The candidates must have completed graduation in any discipline with 50% aggregate mark.
  • The students must appear for CAT/ WBJEE/ MAT.
  • Candidates should have passed 12th or equivalent with English and Mathematics/ Computer Science/ Computer Application/ Information Practices/ Statistics/ Basic Sciences/ Business Economics with Business Mathematics/ Business Mathematics as subjects.
  • They should have written CET organized by Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad University of Technology [MAKAUT]
  • Candidates should have completed B.Sc/ BCA/ or any other graduation with the 10+2+3 system with computer science/ applied physical sciences/ mathematics
  • Final year students can also apply for the course.
  • Candidates should have written CET organized by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology [MAKAUT]

IEM Admissions:

Admission can be done online through the official website of the institution. Fees can be paid through Demand Draft. Students are required to report on the day of admission with the original documents and 2 photocopies of each document. IEM Admission requires the following documents: class 10 admit card and mark sheet, class 12 admit card and mark sheet, 2 colored passport size photographs, WBJEEB counseling Final Allotment Paper, printed copy of filled up the online admission form.

The students should pay their fees at the time of admission. Admission in the institute depends totally on merit. Students are required to go through the entrance examination and GD-PI round for the selection. IEM cutoff varies from courses to courses. Interested students must fulfil the eligibilty criteria given by the institute.

Courses and Fees Structure of Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata

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Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3.25 Lakh
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time
Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA]  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6 Lakh
Post Graduate Diploma In Management [PGDM]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3 Lakh
Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time
Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA]  3 year(s), Full Time

Hostel Details

IEM Hostel Details:

IEM provides all the required facilities for the students inside the campus. Each campus has different hostel facilities for both boys and girls. The facilities included in the campus are given below:

  • One of the IEM facilities includes hostels for both boys and girls.
  • Hostel facilities are separate for boys and girls.
  • IEM ensures security of its students living in their hostels.
  • It enforces strict discipline on the premises which are required for healthy living conditions.
  • The canteen of the hostel serves quality vegetarian and non-vegetarian food which includes North Indian, South Indian, Eastern, and Western Indian cuisine.

Discussion Forum



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What are the class timings in IEM Kolkata ?

What are the class timings in IEM Kolkata ?

Asked By Snehasish,

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Hi Snehashish!


The college timing is from 10:30 am to 4:10 pm.
Lunch Break 1:00 pm to 1:40 pm.

No, there are no evening classes.


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