Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, welcomes the 16th batch of the one-year full-time MBA for Executives Programme (MBAEx).
The growing global market needs business-oriented leaders and disruptive thinkers. The MBAEx program aims to mould bright and dynamic leaders by leveraging peer-to-peer learning and industry exposure. With this vision, 78 individuals were carefully handpicked to create a balance of young, aspiring leaders and seasoned veterans from various industries. The batch displays immense diversity representing a plethora of industries such as, Information Technology, Automobiles, Energy & Power, Banking, Finance, Oil & Gas, E-commerce, Consulting, Manufacturing, Fashion, Defence, Entertainment, Healthcare, NGO, Education Consumer durables and a lot more.
To add to this, the cohort embodies an impactful footprint in terms of international experience in countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Liberia, Belgium, UAE, Mauritius, Kenya, New Zealand, Oman, South Africa, Australia and many others.
The cohort isn’t limited to academic and professional successes only, the batch brings in extra-curricular talents in the form of singers, artists, writers, content creators, humanitarian volunteers, photographers, adventure enthusiasts, dancers, and many more.
The average age for the batch is 31.3 years and the average work experience is close to 8.5 years. Further adding to the diversity, our ladies’ contingent this year is composed of 10 bright members from different parts of the country.
Since its inception in 2006, the MBAEx program at IIM Calcutta has come a long way in gaining global recognition for imparting quality education. We are the first business school in India and among a few B schools in Asia to hold a triple accreditation from EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB. We have been striving continuously towards adapting to the changing landscape of the business world to impart the most relevant management education and industry exposure to our students.