IIM Calcutta gets Triple Crowned- the first Institute in India to be accredited by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS

IIM CALCUTTA ACQUIRES EQUIS ACCREDITATION - BECOMES INDIA’S FIRST ‘TRIPLE CROWN’ BUSINESS SCHOOL

 

 

 

Indian Institute of Management Calcutta has been awarded the EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) Accreditation by EFMD, the globally recognized international organization for management development, with over 800 members from academia, business, public service and consultancy in 81 countries. The EQUIS Accreditation Board voted to confer EQUIS Accreditation on IIM Calcutta on April 12, 2016.

IIM Calcutta has already been accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the Association of MBA’s (AMBA) in 2014. With EQUIS accreditation, IIM Calcutta becomes the first Indian business school to achieve the ‘Triple Crown’ in accreditation, i.e. accredited by all the three major accreditation agencies in the world for management education. Only 5 other business schools in Asia and 73 business schools around the world are currently ‘Triple Accredited’.

AACSB, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business is based in Tampa, Florida in the United States; AMBA, The Association of MBAs, is based in London, United Kingdom; and EFMD which awards EQUIS Accreditation is based in Brussels, Belgium.

About EQUIS Accreditation:

https://www.efmd.org/index.php/accreditation-main/equis

For further details about AACSB Accreditation visit:

http://www.aacsb.edu/accreditation

For further details about AMBA Accreditation visit:

http://www.mbaworld.com/en/Accreditation/What-is-accreditation.aspx