Top MBA Colleges in KolkataAnisha Mukhija
Top MBA Colleges in Kolkata
Kolkata also rendered Calcutta (the official name until 2001) is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal. Located on the eastern bank of the Hooghly River, the city is approximately 80 kilometers (50 mi) west of the border with Bangladesh. It is the primary business, commercial, and financial hub of Eastern India and the main port of communication for North-East India, as well as having the third-largest urban economy of India. According to the 2011 Indian census, Kolkata is the seventh-most populous city in India, with a population of 4.5 million residents within the city limits, and a population of over 14.1 million residents in the Kolkata Metropolitan Area, making it the third-most populous metropolitan area in India. The Port of Kolkata is India’s oldest operating port and its sole major riverine port. Kolkata is known as the “cultural capital of India” for the city’s historical and architectural significance.
Let’s look at some of the top MBA Colleges in this amazing city.
Indian Institute of Management – Calcutta
The Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC) was established as the first national institute for Post-Graduate studies and Research in Management by the Government of India in November 1961 in collaboration with Alfred P. Sloan School of Management (MIT), the Government of West Bengal, The Ford Foundation and Indian industry. During its initial years, several prominent faculty formed part of its nucleus, including Jagdish Sheth, J. K. Sengupta, among others.
Over the years, IIMC has grown into a mature institution with global reputation, imparting high quality management education. It has been playing a pioneering role in professionalising Indian management through its Post Graduate and Doctoral level programs, Executive Training Programs, Research and Consulting Activities.
IMI Kolkata is one of the three Chapters of IMI, India’s first corporate-sponsored business school. IMID – 39 years, IMIK – 2011, we will be admitting our 10th batch of students. IMI Kolkata is promoted by the RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group that has diversified businesses in power, retail, IT-enabled services, FMCG, media and entertainment, etc.
Objective – promote significant opportunities for students to learn, grow, and most importantly, develop multiple skills across various disciplines of management. Especially so in the current pandemic times – VUCA world – volatility, uncertainty, complexity, ambiguity. This year. Be innovative.
Technical skillsets + Develop capabilities like problem-solving skills in complex situations, design thinking (Out-of-the-box), critical soft skills, judgment, persuasion, emotional intelligence, communication.
Develop Managers with a mind-set of social responsibility.
Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management
The Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management (IISWBM) is a premier autonomous public business school in Kolkata, India. It is the first institute in Asia to offer an MBA degree. It was established in 1953. IISWBM often regarded as one of the Finest B-School of the Eastern Part of the Country after XLRI and IIM Calcutta.
Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management was ranked 34th among management schools by the Business Today’ “India’s Best B Schools 2014”. As per Economic Times B-School Survey, IISWBM was ranked 33rd in Human Resource Management and 37th in Overall Ranking. Ranked 23rd ( Public B-School Category) by Business World 2017. IISWBM rank stands 4th and 3rd in West Bengal and Kolkata respectively.
In MBA rankings, it has been ranked 7th in all over India by Business Standard. For MBA rankings syllabus has to be in accordance with the UGC (University Grants Commission) guidelines which are periodically updated by Ministry of HRD (Now Ministry of Education), Government of India following the standards of international business school education unlike PGDM where IIMs or other institutions can change their syllabus without any standard regulations. It is also ranked 9th in research output of the country.
Calcutta Business School
Calcutta Business School (CBS) was established in 2008 and situated in Kolkata, West Bengal. It is an autonomous institute offering an AICTE approved two-year fully residential Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) program and several Executive and Management Development Programs. It has international collaboration with Girne American University and East Michigan University. Calcutta Business School Admission to PGDM is done through MAT/GMAT/CAT/XAT/ATMA and JEMAT Scores.
Institute of Management Studies
One of the most eventful times in human history is perhaps the turn of the new millennium, and with it came the challenges of the new generation, which are many and varied in number; so much so that only the most competent members can survive and hence prosper. These challenges can be won by wisdom and wisdom is knowledge, where, this knowledge can come through education.
Inspired by this noble cause of education, Institute of Management Study began its curriculum from July 2006. It is one of the new age B schools, set up with the objective to provide Undergraduates well as Postgraduate programmes in Management and Computer Application under the affiliation of a recognized University. The Institute started its maiden batch of BBA and BCA programs in 2006 under the affiliation of West Bengal University of Technology.
Eastern Institute for Integrated Learning in Management
Situated in the heart of the Kolkata business district, the Eastern Institute for Integrated Learning In Management (EIILM) is highly focused on the source of professional education for building careers in management. It represents an effective and significant investment in human potential development in India in the evolving context of the world. A specialized center for professional education, the institute has been offering two years full time program in management.
Praxis Business School, Kolkata
The Praxis Business School is a post-graduate school of management, on Bakrahat Road, Rasapunja, on the southern outskirts of Kolkata, in the state of West Bengal, India. It was established in 2007 and offers a two-year fully- residential AICTE Approved Post Graduate Diploma in Management and a one-year full-time course in Data Science.