About Indian Institute of Technology, Calcutta:
Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta was established in the year 1961. It is a public business school located in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. It was the first Indian Institute of Management to be established.
It is a fully autonomous institution which offers several post graduate and doctoral programmes in management. IIM-C is also involved in research, consultancy, seminars, academic conferences and research publications.
It is the only Indian business school that is a member of the Global Alliance in Management Education (CEMS). IIM-C is specifically well-known for its finance-related courses, and is broadly deliberated to be one of the best business schools in the world for finance.
Ranked 13th under Best B-School in Asia:
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta has been ranked as the best B-school from Asia in the FT Masters in Management Global Rankings.
Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, ranked 13th for its post-graduate programme in the Financial Times Masters in Management ranking for 2014. It has developed as the top non-European business school.
The rankings are based on various constraints such as
- Value-for-money rank
- Careers rank
- Aims achieved
- Placement success
- Employed at three months
- Female faculty
- Female students
- International faculty
- International students
- International board
- International mobility rank
- International course experience rank
- Faculty with doctorates
- Maximum course fee (local currency)
- Course length (months)
- Number of students enrolled 2013-14
- Company internships.
In terms of placement achievement constraints, IIM-C was ranked at No. 2, IIM-A was ranked at third position. IIM Calcutta has also been recognized as the best management institute worldwide for study in economics with the first rank.
Ashok Banerjee, dean of IIM's New Initiatives and External Relations, said the rankings will help them network more closely with the top European B-schools. Financial Times (FT) Rankings is considered as the gold standard in B-School ranking and are really happy and proud to make such progress in a single year.