KOLKATA: Aspirations at IIM-Calcutta have always been sky-high. Living up to the standard it has set over the years, the institution is now vying for global ranking.
IIM-C has applied for accreditation from what is considered to be the most prestigious global agency - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Two sister IIMs - Ahmedabad and Bangalore - have got accreditation from the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS).
Over the next few months, mentors from different top business schools will visit the IIM-C campus to help the institute fine-tune its teaching-learning process and make it worthy of the accreditation. According to sources, a number of changes are being brought into by the faculty to make academic experience for students vastly different from what it was earlier.
On Wednesday, the first mentor, Gonzalo Garland, will arrive on campus from the Instituto De Empresa, Spain...