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Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta

Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Autonomous University
  • Government
  • Estd. 1961
  • Institution of National Importance

Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIM Calcutta), was established in 1961 as the first national institute for postgraduate studies and research in the discipline of Management. Recognised as an Institute of National Importance, IIM Calcutta has established itself as a globally acclaimed business school with world-class academic standards, producing socially responsible administrators, leaders, and entrepreneurs.

Students can pursue 3 postgraduate (PG), 1 diploma (DIP), and doctorate (PhD) courses at IIM Calcutta. The PG courses provide the degree of Master of Business Administration (MBA). Applications for admission to IIM Calcutta can be submitted online via their official website. Admission to the PG courses at IIM Calcutta is secured by candidates on the basis of their merit in graduation and Common Admission Test (CAT). For doctoral degree, admission is secured on the basis of the candidate's merit in postgraduation and National Eligibility Test (NET) / Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) / Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) / GATE.

The highly qualified faculty of IIM Calcutta strives to create and disseminate knowledge maintaining the highest standards while pursuing excellence, innovations and inclusiveness. The Placement Team of IIM Calcutta arranges summer internships for the students, and then final placements at many institutions of national and international repute.

IIM Calcutta, provides the best available infrastructural support to ensure the holistic development of students. The Library at IIM Calcutta has an extensive collection of books, journals and periodicals, as well as a digital section providing members access to a host of e-resources. Students are provided hostel accommodations separately for boys and girls at IIM Calcutta, with all necessary amenities. Regular classes at IIM Calcutta take place in spacious smart classrooms. The fully Wi-Fi-enabled campus of IIM Calcutta also has a cafeteria, auditorium and seminar halls for the students and staff to avail.


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  • NIRF 2023 Ranking

    Management - Rank 4

    Overall - Rank 99


Admission Procedure

Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta follows a holistic admission process for the students. applicants who are interested to apply at IIM Calcutta can apply through the official website of the institute. The selection of the applicants for the postgraduate degree in management is made according to the merits secured by the candidates in their undergraduate degree courses from a recognised university along with the rank secured through the Common Admission Test (CAT).

Selection for the applicants for the doctoral degree course is made upon the merits secured by the students in their postgraduate degree course from a recognised university along with the ranks and merits secured through the National Eligibility Test (NET). For the selection of the applicants for the postgraduate course in Visionary Leadership Management, the selection is made upon the merits secured by the applicants in their undergraduate degree course in engineering and technology from a recognised university. The applicants for the executive degree management course must have a bachelor's degree from a recognised university along with a minimum of five years of working experience at an organization.


At the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, the students are provided with excellent faculty support. Highly qualified faculties with immense experience and expertise in the subject matter provide the students with detailed learning over the various aspects of the subject. Under the guidance of the esteemed faculties, the students are provided with hands-on learning along with a detailed learning of the various attributes of managerial study and research.



Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta is renowned for providing its students with placement opportunities at various institutions of national and international repute. IIM Calcutta has a well-functioning Placement team that looks after providing its students with every aspect of training and placement. The Placement team provides the students with summer internship programmes at various reputable organisations where the students can equip themselves with the most relevant industry skills and knowledge. After the student's successful completion of the summer internship, IIM Calcutta offers its students with the final placements, where the final placement system is segregated between three different clusters.

Every year the students of IIM Calcutta are placed at various rep[utable organisations like Accenture, Amazon, Genpact, Godrej Industries, Asian Paints, Axix Bank, Tata Motors, Tata Consultancy Services, Mahindra and Mahindra, Nestle Limited, Wipro Limited, Whirlpool, Yes Bank, and many more.

Salary Information
  • Highest Package
  • 64.99 LPA
  • Average Package
  • 34.20 LPA

Contact Details

  • Address

    Joka, Diamond Harbour Road, Kolkata-700104

  • Phone

    033 71215502

    033 24678306

    033 24678300

    033 24380458

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Latest Updates: 9th January, 2023


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