IIM Calcutta participated in the Financial Times (FT) Global Rankings survey for Masters in Management programs, for the first time this year. We are overwhelmed to learn that in its very first outing, IIM Calcutta was ranked within the Top 20 Management programs in The World (ranked 19th).
Four successful professionals, all alumni of IIM-Calcutta, were awarded the "distinguished alumni" award on Friday. This is the highest award of the institute and is given to alumni who have made significant contribution in their chosen field of work.
Four students from IIM Calcutta has set up a hostel for backpackers in Rajasthan, which is not only winning hearts but also picking up awards in various top notch business plan competitions across the world.
It is true that someone who goes through discrimination is better placed to be sensitive to the problems of the discriminated. Rev. Jesse Louis Jackson, a prominent American civil rights activist and Baptist minister fought several struggles against discrimination throughout his childhood and youth to champion the cause of the African Americans and actively contribute to the civil rights movement.