IIM Calcutta placed 3rd in Asia, 2nd in India in FT Rankings
14 September 2018
The academic infrastructure, sports facilities and all other possible areas of resources have gained substantially and as per the world standard to attract more and more international students.
IIM Calcutta has emerged as the number two B-School in the country and number three in Asia as per the `Financial Times Masters in Management Ranking’, in its 2018 edition, which have been released.
Globally also, IIM Calcutta has climbed to 23rd rank from 28th last year, an IIM Calcutta release said on Wednesday. A total of 104 B-Schools globally were ranked in this year's survey.
As per the 2015 graduates' ratings of their own programme, IIM Calcutta has been ranked No 1 in Economics and No 7 in Finance as subjects being taught at the business schools. These rankings are based on the data collected from top 10 B-Schools on the various subjects they teach.
The rankings were calculated on the basis of information collected through two separate surveys - the first one was conducted by the business schools and the second by alumni who graduated in 2015, the release said.
The ranking were also based on academic infrastructure, sports facilities and all other possible areas of resources that have gained substantially and attained world standard to attract more and more international students.
"Our alliance with CEMS and ESCP Europe have paved the way to garner double degree programme a success. Coupled with student exchange programme with globally well-known business schools, currently IIM Calcutta is tied up with over 100 such schools and the exchange programme is gaining momentum every year."
In 2017-18, 133 students from IIM Calcutta participated in exchange programme, while 87 students from partner schools spent their term at IIM Calcutta," the release added.