Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management (IISWBM) is one of the Premier Management Educational Institutes in Eastern India. The precious journey of the Institute commenced on April 25, 1953 when it was formed by a resolution of the Syndicate of the University of Calcutta. The auspicious moment of fifty years of its existence arrived on April 25, 2003 and remains as a landmark in the history of the Institute. During the initial years, the Institute was referred to as All India Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management and in the year 1958 the name IISWBM was incorporated. This esteemed Institute initiated the first programme of management education in India. The Golden Jubilee Celebrations of IISWBM heralds the legacy of the treasured 50 years which is full of unforgettable moments. The fifty years of management education in India epitomises the prestigious presence of IISWBM.
IISWBM is supported by some of the most acclaimed organisations like the Ministry of Scientific and Cultural Affairs: Government of India, All India Board of Technical Studies in Management: Ministry of Education, Government of West Bengal, Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Indian Chamber of Commerce, Bharat Chamber of Commerce and Bengal National Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Sir Biren Mookerjee, Srimati Renuka Ray, Professor D K Sanyal, Lala Lakhsmipat Singhania and many other noted personalities are associated with the Institute.
The Institute runs MBA programmes during the day and evening. The Masters in Business Administration (MBA) course and the Masters in Human Resource Management (MHRM) are affiliated to the University of Calcutta.
Institute also runs Master of Public Systems Management with specialization in Environment Management, Energy Management, Transportation & Logistics Management and Health Care & Hospital Management. The MPSM course is affiliated to the University of Calcutta.
The Course on Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDBM) is offered in the evening. The Institute presently has about 1200 students out of which over one-third are women. The Institute has a very effective placement programme, which helps students to incur a prospective career.
The Institute is located in the historic College Square area, which is steeped in the legacy of the yesteryears. The prevalence of heritage buildings like University of Calcutta, Presidency College, Calcutta Medical College and All India Institute of Hygiene and Public Health surrounding IISWBM enhances its academic ambience. The Institute building comprises two blocks. The foundation stones of both buildings were laid by Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, the then Prime Minister of India and Dr. B. C. Roy, Chief Minister of West Bengal.
Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management (IISWBM) Admissions
The admission process is quite tough for the B-School. The candidates those are succeeded in the CAT test are shortlisted for the further processes to get admitted in Master in Business Administration (MBA) course. Therefore, the final list of the candidates is then called for a personal interview along with a small group discussion. The final list is made on the basis of the performance in this complete admission process.
Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management (IISWBM) Faculty
Dr. Proloy Purkayastha
Designation - Dean
Qualification - B. Sc.(H), B, Ch (Engg), M.Sc (Engg - IE & OR) [U.K.], Ph.D., MBIM London], MORSI. MICh. E.
Areas of Interest - Operation Management, Material Management, Technology Management, DSS, Project Management, Public System Management, Logistic Management, related Research Project.
Dr. K. M. Agrawal
Designation - Professor & Head, MPSM
Qualification - Ph.D. (Env), M.Sc. (Env)
Work Experience : More than 20 years
Dr. Kumkum Mukherjee
Designation - Professor
Qualification - M. Sc, Ph. D from Calcutta University
Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management (IISWBM) Placements
The students of this institute are placed in various reputed companies like
• AC Nielsen
• City Bank
• Nicco Group,
• Vedanta Resources,
• Jindal Steel and Power Ltd.
• ,IDBI Bank
• EMAMI Ltd
• Virgin Mobile
• Mc Nally Bharat
• Bank of Baroda
• Indian Overseas Bank
• Bajaj Allianz Life Insurence
• Peerless Securities
• Essar Steel
• Bajaj Allianz
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