Educational Institutions in Kolkata
Indian Statistical Institute
Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) is a unique institution
devoted to the research, teaching and application of statistics,
natural sciences and social sciences. Headquartered in Kolkata where research in statistics and related disciplines is the
primary activity, its two centers in Delhi and Bangalore
undertake teaching activities.
Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta
The Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIMC) was the
first national institute for Post-Graduate studies and Research
in Management by the Government of India. The institution
is an autonomous body with global status, imparting high quality
management education and continually evolving to meet its
goals in an ever-changing business environment thereby attracting
the best brains in India.
Presidency College, Kolkata, a premier educational institution
is intimately entwined with the intellectual history of Bengal
and India as the history of the college merges into the history
of the Bengal, and by extension, the Indian Renaissance.
It is a State University of West Bengal and is recognized
by the UGC. The university has also been accredited with the
five star status by the National Assessment and Accreditation
Committee and has been declared as the Centre of Excellence
in Mobile Computing and Communication by the UGC.
Bengal Engineering College, Shibpur
Established as Civil Engineering College, Calcutta - a deemed
university, the Bengal Engineering and Science University,
Shibpur, was elevated to the status of a University with its
present name in 2004. This institute has made remarkable contribution
to the development of Engineering Studies and Technology India
and abroad. Every year hundreds of students from this premier
Institution form the creme-de-la-creme of administration,
management and technology in the corporate sector.