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4.7

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4.8
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4.5
Faculty & Course Curriculum
4.6
Crowd & Campus Life
4.7
Value for Money
4.7
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Abhishek Naik | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2020
Reviewed on 28 Aug 2019
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
If you get an opportunity to join this college, do join it.

Placements: Placements rate was almost 100% in our college. The highest salary package offered is 72 LPA. The lowest salary package offered is 15 LPA. The average salary package offered is 25 LPA. Companies can't be compared without predefined parameters. E-commerce, OPS and Prod Man offered the highest salary packages. All students were offered a senior management role. Almost 100% of the students got internships in over 200 companies.

Infrastructure: Excellent facilities and infrastructure are available on the campus. The...

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Anamitra Mandal | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2019
Reviewed on 30 Jul 2018
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4.4
Placements 5 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
The academics and placements are excellent. Awesome campus life, but the infrastructure is poor.

Placements: IIM Calcutta is one the best colleges regarding placements. The college provides 100% placements for the students of every batch. The average salary package offered was 19 LPA to 20 LPA. Around 140-160 companies from finance, consulting, marketing, general management and e-commerce sectors visit the college to participate in placement drives. Each placement drive takes more than two days to record 100% placements, where the total number of students is 450.

Infrastructure: The academic infrastructure of the colle...

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Riddheish Seth | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2019
Reviewed on 4 Aug 2020
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Our college provides the experience which is worth the money and good placements and good education.

Placements: Our college provides 100% opportunities for both internships and final placements. Top firms from various sectors like BAML, McK, BCG, P&G, Citi, GS, MS, JPMC, Brain, etc., dominate PE/VCs. Microsoft and other firms also offered roles across geographies and other profiles. Placements in IIM are most fresher-friendly, and also placements are mostly available in finance. Salary packages offered are not disclosed as it is a policy of IIM C and peer B-Schools. However, the highest stipend offered in...

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Abhishek Kumar | Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) - Batch of 2019
Reviewed on 6 Mar 2019
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4.8
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
This is a must join college.

Placements: Placements in college are very good. Students are from diverse backgrounds and have a target role and industry which makes it difficult to attract companies. However, due to college brand, efforts and preparedness of students, almost 90% of the students end up getting their desired role and industry.

Infrastructure: Being the oldest IIM, the infrastructure can't be an issue. We have been to foreign universities, and their facilities are not much better than ours. In addition, the campus has 7 lakes which make th...

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Samarth Jaiswal | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 12 Aug 2017
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Best B-school, the best facilities and faculty.

Placements: 100% placements are there in both summers and finals. The average stipend for our batch was 1.05 lakhs per month. Companies like Mahindra, Tata Administrative Services and Aditya Birla Group made offers for general management roles. Bain and Company, Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey, Deloitte and Accenture were among the top consulting firms. The highest stipend, as well as salary, is offered in finance sector roles.

Infrastructure: There is every kind of facility availab...

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Akshay Agarwal | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 23 May 2018
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
IIM Calcutta - Joka of our Dreams.

Placements: One the best colleges in the country when it comes to placements. Arguably no. 1 among IIMs in terms of placements. Has the maximum number of finance roles as compared to any other B-school in India. Here, you can get the best role in any sector of your choice if you are focused and determined to get the offer.

Infrastructure: Infrastructure here has the best balance of nature and construction. The campus with 7 lakes has a lot of water bodies and greenery ensuring pleasant and serene environment. Being the first IIM it has many old buildings but a lot of state of the art buildings and a the latest sports complex have also come up in the campus recently. The artificial turf for multi sports and basketball court are the latest additions to the sports infra at the campus. The academic buildings are completely air condit...

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Arijit Santra | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2017
Reviewed on 25 May 2016
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5

The batch size is 450. The faculty is the alumni of Harvard and Stanford universities. The placement is 100%. The college provides high industry exposure and one gets chances to be a part of top companies' live projects while studying. Campus life is tough and hectic and IIM is considered to be the number one B-school in the country.

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Saurabh Singh | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 10 Aug 2017
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4.4
Placements 5 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
IIM Calcutta - Review by a PGDM student of 2018 batch.

Placements: 100% placements. Packages offered are confidential. 100+ companies from various sectors like consulting, finance, sales & marketing came for placement like BCG, CS, HUL, TAS, etc. Mostly managerial roles were offered. For internship, there was again 100% placement and with the same firms.

Infrastructure: State-of-the-art labs. Sports facilities for almost all sports with gym and swimming pool facilities. The classrooms are equipped with all the facilities required. Food q...

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Ankur Deori | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 17 Jul 2017
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Absolutely satisfied with the faculty and placements.

Placements: 100% placements are there for both summer internship and final placements. The average salary is around 20 lakhs for final placements. Companies like Mahindra and Mahindra, Reckitt Benckiser, Novartis, GSK, Vedanta, Phillips, Airtel, Vodafone, Reliance, Alvarez and Marshal, Boston Consulting Group and Bain and Co. visit the campus every year and make offers in both summer and final placements.

Infrastructure: The quality of classrooms is very good. The seating arrangement ...

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Rishabh Gupta | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 8 Aug 2017
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4.4
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
With great learning comes great responsibilty.

Placements: The placements were good. The batch got placed in 3 days and 100% placements were there. Roles were diverse from FMCG, consulting, finance, e-commerce, etc. The whole batch got an internship from campus. Stipends offered are competitive with the campus placements. You get to work in roles where you get a hands-on experience and hence, the learning is great.

Infrastructure: The campus is fully Wi-Fi enabled. We have finance labs with Bloomberg terminals. Classrooms are mode...

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DIPANJAN GHOSH | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2017
Reviewed on 17 May 2016
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4.4
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 3 Value for Money 5

This is the oldest IIM and also known as the "Fin" campus of the country spread over an area of 134 acres. It is the only B-school in India having triple accreditation. With a batch strength of 462 spread over 6 sections in the 1st year, this college has a heritage of delivering quality education. Is that all? Definitely no. 22 clubs starting from marketing club to dramatics club, all equally play a role in the growth of a person. The campus is also famous for its scenic beauty hosting 4 hostels...

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Aniket Kumar | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 3 Jul 2017
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
IIM-Calcutta (as we lovingly call it Joka) is not a place, it is an experience.

Placements: One word answer to placements is "exemplary". A batch of 450+ students getting placed in a record time of less than 3 days is in itself an achievement. I can't disclose the exact salary figures but they are good, really good in most of the cases. 100% placements are now an inherent characteristic of the institute. Nobody can question that.

Infrastructure: It has the best fin lab in the country, best in class classrooms, one of the biggest libraries in the country in terms ...

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Neelam Kurankar | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 5 Jul 2017
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3.8
Placements 4 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 4
Good in placements, good campus life.

Placements: There are 100% placements, good companies and package offers. It ensures a good placement preparation. Efforts are put in to make students ready for the corporate environment. Big firms like Aditya-Birla Group, Tata, Mahindra, Hindustan Unilever and Proctor & Gamble visit the campus every year. The placement process is smooth without much hassles.

Infrastructure: Classrooms are good for first years but there are old classrooms for the second year students. Old hostel facil...

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Nupoor Patil | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 7 Jul 2017
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
It is indeed an experience.

Placements: 100% placements in summers and finals. Campus famous for finance. Top recruiters Moelis, Citi, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan, Barclays, BAML. For marketing, companies like Proctor and Gamble, HUL, Mondelez, PepsiCo, Marico, ITC, Reckitt Benckiser visit the campus every year for finals as well as for summer internships making huge offers to students.

Infrastructure: Hostels are very beautiful and well maintained. There is an amphitheatre also now on our campus. There are two buil...

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Prabal Mukherjee | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 17 Jul 2017
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Excellent placements, best faculty, good campus.

Placements: For both our batch and the senior's batch, the placements were hundred percent. The average package for the final placement is more than 20 lakhs whereas for summer placements, it was one lakh for our batch. Recruiters like ABG, TAS, ITC, Johnson and Johnson, PepsiCo, Coca Cola, Bank of America, JP Morgan, Samsung, HUL, Procter and Gamble, Dabur visit the campus every year and make offers.

Infrastructure: The campus is very beautifully furnished. There is every basic ameni...

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Salesh Mandule | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 16 Jun 2017
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
One of the best places to do MBA in India.

Placements: Placement was good. Consulting and Finance offers were more compared to others as always. The highest package was 70 lakh for finals. For summers, the average salary was about 1 lakh and the highest package was 4.5 lakh for 2 months. Prominent companies were McKinsey, Bain, BCG, Citibank, JPMC, HUL, P&G etc.

Infrastructure: Great infrastructure with really good classrooms. World class auditoriums can accommodate the whole batch. Lake view hostel is really good and accommo...

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Siddhartha Das | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2017
Reviewed on 15 Jun 2018
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Review of Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.

Placements: The college provided 100% placements for our senior batch as well as our batch during placements. All the major financial and consulting firms visited the college, either to offer summer internships or final placements. During my time, PE and VC firms also visited the campus for placements.

Infrastructure: A new academic block has come up to cater the burgeoning growth in the number of students. The sports infrastructure is also being revamped with floodlights being added to the sports ground. We still don't hav...

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Gaurav Tisge | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 4 Jul 2017
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
100% placements and the best faculty.

Placements: 100% placement is the norm in Indian Institute of Management Calcutta. Companies like P&G, HUL, ABInbev, Johnson and Johnson, ITC, Coca-cola, JP Morgan, Barclays Capital, Mahindra & Mahindra, ABG, TAS, Airtel, Reliance and many more have been regular recruiters of the brand they get from IIM Calcutta. The finance capital of India, as it's called, always attracts the highest number of offers from the leading finance companies.

Infrastructure: World-class infrastructure. The classrooms are fully-AC with projectors and Wi-Fi in each one of them. The seating arrangement in the class is made in such a way that anyone with a physical disability would also find himself to be comfortable with it, for example, we have movable and revolving chairs which give ease with seating. The classrooms are designed in such a manner that it looks as a parliamentary session. The library is well-equipped with all the necessary books and the latest editions...

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Satyadip Chakraborti | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 15 Jun 2017
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3.2
Placements 4 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 2 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 2
It is one of the best B-schools in the country simple because of the people on the campus.

Placements: All students were placed both in finals and internship. However, concurring to the present market scenario, not all quality offers were made. All the traditional prime recruiters came but the number of offers was lesser than previous years. Hence, the placement mood is good but not the best.

Infrastructure: The campus is beautiful in that it has numerous lakes and scenic beauty is good. But some of the hostels are very old and not repaired properly. Sports facility is not the bes...

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Heramb shukla | Discontinued (Oct 2021)- Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2018
Reviewed on 16 Jun 2017
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Excellent and thought provoking, challenging and at the same time, provoking to learn more and more.

Placements: The college had a 100% placement record with an average package of around 19 lakhs. Consulting and finance constitute nearly 35% of the batch and the rest of the batch was placed in the rest of the domain. Marketing was another sector which attracted many students as all the major firms came to the campus for recruitments.

Infrastructure: The campus has all the modern facilities including hostels to 100% students, Wi-Fi, library, etc. The auditorium consists of 750 seats a...

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