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Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata

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-centered academics in engineering and management disciplines. IEM is located in the IT hub of 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 a sense of human values and discipline in students to make them a respectable human being. Apart from academics, several other development activities like literary, yoga classes, culture, sports, and many other activities are organized by the Institute for the all-round grooming of its students.

IEM admission including 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.

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

Institute of Engineering and Management [IEM] Kolkata Highlights
Year of Establishment 1989
Approvals AICTE, NIRF
Affiliations MAKAUT
Fees Details IEM Kolkata Fees
Admission Details IEM Kolkata Admission
Recognitions UGC, MHRD
Accreditations NAAC 'A' Grade, NBA
Address Ashram Building, GN-34/2, Sector – V, Saltlake Electronics Complex, Kolkata, West Bengal- 700 091
Contact (033) 2357 2995, 2357 2059
Programs Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Postgraduate Diploma
Email [email protected]

IEM Quick Links:

IEM Kolkata 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 Kolkata 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 discussions, 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 an extra tuition fee. 

IEM Kolkata 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 Kolkata 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 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 colleges 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 is 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 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 Kolkata Facilities:

IEM has established its institutes in different places. It has separate campuses for a separate discipline and is well facilitated. IEM facilities consist of many modern facilities. Some of the facilities provided 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.
  • A hostel for both boys and girls with a food facility is available.
  • The computer laboratories are well maintained and equipped with all the modern equipment.
  • The internet is accessible 24/7 within the premises.

IEM Kolkata 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 that 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.

Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata Entrance Exams Details 2021

Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure

IEM Kolkata 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 a 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 Kolkata 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 fulfill the eligibility criteria given by the institute.

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

See all Courses and Full Fee Structure
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. 5.81 Lakh
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3 Lakh
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 Rs. 3 Lakh
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. 6.40 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 Rs. 3 Lakh
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 Rs. 3 Lakh

Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata FAQs


Which is better, IEM Kolkata or HIT Kolkata?

Based on the WBJEE rankings, IEM ranks higher than Heritage(HIT), and comes just after JU and Shibpur BE college. But, when it comes to placements both have almost the same set of mass IT recruiters offering almost the same package, without any differentiation between the topper and the bottom of the class guy. If you want a better happening college life, i would say go for Heritage, as it has a sprawling campus with good infrastructure, which IEM lacks, being situated in the heart of the corporate center in the city.

What is the average Placement for CSE students at IEM Kolkata?

IEM is known for its placements. Lots of MNCs visit the college for placements and provide plenty of opportunities for students. The placement cell of IEM is very active and helps students in their placements. The average salary package offered is about 3 to 4 LPA.

What are the Placement Statistics until now of IEM Kolkata?

Without beating around the bush let's dive into the numbers -
  1. TCS - 191 (3.36 LPA)
  2. TCS DIGITAL - 24 (7 LPA)
  3. ValueLabs - 6 (5 LPA)
  4. GreyB Research (details not known by me)
  5. NRI Fintech - 3 (4.6 LPA)
  6. E & Y - 8 (4.6 LPA)
  7. Bentley (4.5 LPA)
  8. Think Analytics
  9. DeltaX - 0
  10. TCG Digital - awaiting (3.22 LPA)
  11. Wipro - around 40
  12. SAP

Student Satisfaction Rating 

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

Institute of Engineering and Management, [IEM] Kolkata Ranking

MBA Ranking
Publication Name Rank
Business Today 188
Times B 29
Engineering Ranking
Publication Name Rank
NIRF 191
Times Group 13
The Week 108

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation

The college is approved by UGC, AICTE, NIRF, NAAC; affiliated to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology - [MAKAUT], Kolkata (Formerly WBUT);.

Hostel Details

IEM Kolkata 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.


Computer labs

Contact Details and Location

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

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.

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2018

The class timings are from 9 am to 4 pm five days a week Tuesday to Saturday. The project is mediocre in nature but can teach one a lot of done earnestly. There are 2 mid tests and final semester exams. The assignment is given daily but not evaluated on a strict basis. Some teachers are excellent with an excellent grasp of the subject while some are not. The teaching is mostly book based and lecture-oriented and not very interactive in nature. The overall experience is average and there is a quite of scope for improvement


College life is similar to school. There are lots of rules and there is an aura of decorum and discipline. We have morning prayer, to begin with, and bunking college is quite tough after making into the college premise. The atmosphere in the classroom is fun. There are two fests cultural and technical organized by the college and are quite a hit in this region. There is only a club known as the e-cell or the entrepreneurial cell which is very active and organizes a lot of events and have a lab sponsored by the government of India.

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electrical and Electronics Engineering), batch of 2021

the college has high-quality teachers here. We are assigned daily homework and assessment is taken on the next class. The student quality is really good. There is a good atmosphere of competition over here.


There are different students chapters available over here that conduct different conferences. Our college organizes techfest and cultural fest every year. Different types of pujas also happen over here.

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. 

Bachelor of Computer Applications [B.C.A.], batch of 2018
  • The classes start at exact time i.e 9:30AM. We have exams and assignments every week.
  • The faculties are really good and experinced.The quality and method of teaching is really good.

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.

Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2011
  • Teaching quality and discipline is pretty good at Institute of Engineering and Management.
  • 100% placement record after completion of course.
  • There are an internship and placement opportunity for the students in the campus.

  • There are not much exposure is available to the students at Institute of Engineering and Management.
  • There is not much foreign collaboration with different universities.
  • There is a foreign language taught in the campus.

  • The number of activity clubs is pretty less at Institute of Engineering and Management.
  • The college has to increase the extra curricular activities. 

  • Use of alcohol is prohibited inside Institute of Engineering and Management and it is followed strictly.

Discussion Forum


What are the class timings in IEM Kolkata ?

Asked By: Anonymous 30 Apr 2016


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.

Answer By: Getmyuni

30 Apr 2016


List of top Engineering Colleges in India

Asked By: Anonymous 03 Apr 2016


Hi, Akash

Please check the link which is mention below for top engineering colleges in India

apart from this it also conclude with student reviews on particular colleges regarding placements, fees, international exposure and all about, hope it might be helpful for your college selection.

Answer By: Getmyuni

15 Apr 2016



Asked By: Anonymous 22 May 2016



Here is a list of top B.Tech colleges in India:

apart from this we provide information regarding the fee , faculty, infrastrcuture , placements whcih will help you in selecting your college.

Answer By: Getmyuni

24 May 2016



Hi Vinayak,

The TOP best Colleges for Civil Engineering in India are:

Indian Institute of Technology, IIT Bombay 

Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IITD)

Indian Institute of Technology, (IIT Kharagpur)

Indian Institute of Technology, (IIT Madras)

Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS-Pilani)

Delhi Technological University (DTU)

Anna University (AU Chennai)

Indian School of Mines (ISM)

National Institute of Technology (NIT Trichy)

Answer By: Getmyuni

02 Jun 2016

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