Indian Institute of Management Calcutta features in the Financial Times Executive Education Rankings 2020 for the category of Executive Education. IIM Calcutta was ranked among the top 85 business schools from all over the world and the top three business schools from India. The prestigious global ranking is proof of IIM Calcutta’s premium position in the executive education of India which is crucial for various corporate and government organizations.

Established in 1961, the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta has played a pioneering role in delivering customized programs through live online modes. Now, IIM Calcutta is expanding its efforts in the education sector by offering new programs through synchronous mode as part of its ongoing commitment by making the institution’s offerings accessible to all learners across the world.

Recently, IIM Calcutta was also featured as the top-ranked business school from India, secured 2nd position in Asia, and 17th globally in the Financial Times Masters in Management Ranking 2019 for its flagship two-year MBA program. IIM Calcutta highly acclaimed Long Duration Programmes (LDP) are offered on specific functional and niche areas of management like Supply Chain Management, Leadership and Management, etc. These programs are a mixed mode of synchronous live online classroom teaching making use of information and communication technology with a balanced dose of face-to-face physical sessions with the professors at IIM Calcutta campus.


“We are now able to proudly offer the full spectrum of customized programs ranging from pure classroom programs through blended delivery programs (involving a mix of classroom and live online delivery) to pure online programs. With our faculty and our executive education program team in the driving seat, we now intend to work even harder to provide a world-class, innovative, and impactful learning and development engagement to our client organizations.” Professor Anju Seth said.

IIM Calcutta is the first and only triple-accredited management school in India and one amongst 86 such business schools around the globe to secure accreditation from Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) and Association of MBAs (AMBA). Besides, the institution is the only Indian business school that is a member of the Global Alliance in Management Education (CEMS).

In 2019, the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta was ranked 3rd among all management schools in India by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF). The institution was also ranked 2nd by Business Today's "India's best B-schools 2018” and by Outlook India's "Top 100 Management Schools" of 2018.