IIM Calcutta – One Year Full Time MBA (Post Graduate Program for Executives/ PGPEX)

Name of the program

One Year Post Graduate Programme for Executives (PGPEX)

Format & Duration

1 Year Full Time Residential MBA


IIM Calcutta is tripply accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), AMBA (Association of MBAs) and EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System)

Key Rankings

  • The Financial Times has ranked IIM Calcutta in its Masters in Management Ranking 2018 and in its Global MBA Ranking 2019
  • The QS Global 250 MBA Rankings 2019 ranked it 111–120 in the world and 12 in Asia
  • In India, IIM Calcutta was ranked third among management schools by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) in 2018 and 34 overall
  •  It was also ranked second by Business Todays “India’s best B-schools 2017″and by Outlook Indias “Top 100 Management Schools” of 2017


  • A bachelor’s degree (minimum 10+2+3 years of formal education) or equivalent in any discipline
  • At least 5 years of full time post qualification managerial/professional experience as on March 31, 2020
  • Valid GMAT Score (taken within last 36 months of application date)

Placements Data (Approx)

Highest CTC INR (lacs) 89.25
Average CTC INR (lacs) 24.52
Median CTC INR (lacs) 20.17



A total of 78 Companies participated in the campus placement process of which Accenture, Amazon, PwC, Virtusa Polaris, EClerx, Flipkart, Cognizant are major recruiters.

The first time recruiters were PwC, Axis Bank, Indian Port Association, Rivigo, CnK Management, Renoir Consulting, Elastic Run, Coffee Day Beverages, VKC Group, and Realization Technologies.

Admission Process 2019-20 Batch

Description  Date
Date for downloading Application Form and Brochure and Applying Online 29th June, 2018 onward
Submission of duly completed application form 1st July – 22nd October, 2018
Announcement of short-listed candidates First week of November, 2018
Interview of short listed candidates 17th & 18th November, 2018
Announcement of selected candidates Last week of November, 2018
Last date of acceptance and payment of 1st instalment fees 24th December 2018
Reporting date on Campus for Participants 16th April, 2019
Registration for students – 13th Batch 17th & 18th April, 2019
Commencement of the programme for the 13th Batch 19th April, 2019


Class Profile

Batch Size : 66

Average GMAT Score : 701

Total work experience: 99 months

International work experience: 5 months

International exposure

  • 01 (0.72%) are international students.
  • 24 (17.39%) are residing outside India, spread across 11 countries
  • 75 (54.35%) have international exposure in terms of work and studies

Academic background

  • 14 (10.14%) have obtained their degree(s) from outside their home country
  • 32 (23.19%) have a higher qualification (Professional, Masters) than bachelors
  • 119 (86.23%) are engineers
  • 38 (27.54%) have graduated from IIT/NITs

Men/ Women Ratio : 6 women students in 66 students

Functional Diversity:

Industry Percentage
Entertainment and telecom 3%
Consulting 3%
Manufacturing 9%
FMCG/Pharma 3%
Energy/Power/Oil & gas 27.3%
Automobile 7.6%
Financial Services 6.1%
IT/ITES 39.4%



Total course Fee of PGPEX from IIM Calcutta is Rs. 11,25,000 lakhs

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