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Indian Institute of Management Calcutta Admission

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Established : 1961 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE | Affiliated : Deemed University
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Indian Institute of Management Calcutta was found in the year 1961 and offers courses like PGP, Executive PGP, PGDBA and PGPEX VLM program in many specializations concerning in the area of management studies. IIM Calcutta application forms are available on the official website which can be filled online.

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IIM Calcutta 

Type of Institute

Autonomous Public

Admission Criteria

Entrance Exam and Merit

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PGP admissions in IIM Calcutta will be based on the CAT or GMAT score and after which candidates will have to appear for interview conducted by IIM Calcutta.  Final parameters considered for PGP admissions in IIM Calcutta is academic record and work experience in appropriate field.

IIM Calcutta CAT exam dates:



Application date

Aug 1st week

Examination dates

November last week


IIM Calcutta PGP Admission Process:

IIM Calcutta offers PGP programs which is a full time residential course of 2 years. The PGP admissions in IIM Kozhikode will be based on the CAT score. The candidates will be shortlisted based on the CAT score will be called for interview in which the candidates will have participate mandatorily for PGP final admissions. The basic eligibility is to have a bachelor degree with minimum 50% aggregate. Candidates shortlisted in initial stages will be called for interview.

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Eligibility/Selection Process


50% aggregate in the Graduation degree and valid CAT score followed by WAT and PI.

IIM Kolkata Selection Criteria:



Work Experience








CAT 2019 Score


Academic Diversity Factor for Bachelor’s (ADFB)*

ADFB= 2, else ADFB= 0


IIM Kolkata PGPEX Admission Process:

IIM Kolkata offers Executive PGP under the post-graduation degree (PGPEX). The admissions for PGPEX in IIM Kolkata will need Bachelor degree and appropriate work experience of minimum 5 years. Candidates should also have GMAT score in order to get admissions for PGPEX.

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Eligibility/Selection Process


5 years’ work experience minimum along with Bachelor degree and valid score in GMAT followed by Interview

Admission to PGPEX is offered based on the following parameters:

  1. Work experience
  2. Academic record.
  3. Interview
  4. GMAT score
  5. Statement of purpose
  6. Sponsorship

IIM Kolkata PGPEX VLM Admission Process:

IIM Kolkata offers PGPEX visionary Leadership Management program under post-graduation level. the minimum eligibility needed is Bachelor degree with relevant experience in work.

The shortlisted candidates will have to attend the aptitude test and personal interview. The final admissions of candidates will be based on the academic work, overall profile, aptitude and interview conducted by IIM Calcutta.

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Eligibility/Selection Process


Bachelor degree with relevant work experience.
Aptitude test + interview

IIM Kolkata PGDBA Admission Process:

IIM Calcutta offers post-graduation diploma in Business analytics (PGDBA) which is for the duration of 2 years. Admissions to PGDBA will be done based on the candidates merit and also WAT & PI. Candidates with good academic performance and work experience in relevant field will be given preference.



Eligibility/ Selection Criteria

PGDBA- Business Analytics

BS/BE /B Tech with 60% aggregate.
B.Arch/Integrated Master’s/ MBBS degree with 60% aggregate.
Master’s degree with 60% aggregate.


IIM Kolkata Application process:

For PGP application process:

Candidate will have to apply for PGP course through CAT exam and have to visit the official website of CAT for applying.

For PGPEX Application Process:

Candidates can fill the application form online through the official website of IIM Kolkata. The application form should be filled and uploaded along with photographs, documents and signature. The application fee is INR 2000 which has to be paid through the payment gateway and submit the application form.

For PGDBM application process:

The application form can be filled through the IIM Calcutta official website. The form should be filled and submit online along with the application fee of INR 2000.

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by Chiru, 18 Jan 2020
Class of 2019

To get Indian Institute of Management Calcutta Admission for MBA the candidate needs to have secured a graduation or at least be in their final year of graduation and have secured a min of 50% marks. Those who are in their final year can also apply, provided they provide their certificate as soon as the college issues it. The candidates are required to appear for the CAT exams. Minimum cut off for CAT is 85. But, the actual required cut off is 98%. Based on their performance in CAT the candidates are shortlisted to analyse their previous academics performance after which they are called for a written ability test followed by personal interview with the PI panel of the college. On a general note, the average work experience required is 25-30 months. And, the placement is 100%. The total fee is INR 22.6 Lakhs.

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