IIM Calcutta giving extra marks to girl students; is it justified?

Premier management Institute IIM Calcutta want to tap in more number of girls students for it’s flagship postgraduate management course this academic year. Three extra points will be given for female students at the pre-interview stage, the  move will enable more number of female students to appear for the final stage of selection. Taking the … Read moreIIM Calcutta giving extra marks to girl students; is it justified?

IIM Calcutta to introduce Reservations for Women

IIMs are not necessarily for Men alone, over the decades the presence of Men have dominated the IIMs resulting in gender inequality. IIM Calcutta decided to address this issue, a 10% women in the campus is really a bad thing, therefore the Institute will go a bit liberal towards female students from next academic year. … Read moreIIM Calcutta to introduce Reservations for Women

Insight: Learn from IIM Calcutta Faculty on YouTube

IIM Calcutta will deliver video lectures by it’s faculty for public consumption on popular video uploading website YouTube. External Relations Cell of IIM Calcutta has started an initiative ‘Insight’, a series of interviews featuring faculty members of IIM Calcutta. Each episode lasts for 8-10 minutes. The first episode on Insight was uploaded on 15 August 2012, Prof. … Read moreInsight: Learn from IIM Calcutta Faculty on YouTube

Manmohan Singh Addresses at the Golden Jubilee of IIM Calcutta

The Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh addressed the Golden Jubilee of Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta in Kolkata today. Following is the text of the Prime Minister’s address on the occasion: “I am delighted to be here in Kolkata today on the occasion of the Golden Jubilee of this great institution. The IIM-C has placed Kolkata … Read moreManmohan Singh Addresses at the Golden Jubilee of IIM Calcutta