IIM Calcutta gets AMBA accreditation

The Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM-C) has bagged a global accreditation status by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) for its PGPEX (MBA) and PGP (MBM) programmes for five years.
With the accreditation, IIM-C joins the list of global B-schools accredited by AMBA that includes the likes of ESCP Europe Business School, Ashridge Business School (Hertfordshire, United Kingdom), Reims Management School (Reims, France), Mannheim Business School (Manheim, Germany), Imperial College Business School (London, United Kingdom), Leeds University Business School (London, United Kingdom), Nottingham University Business School (Nottingham, United Kingdom).Since its inception in 1967, AMBA has accredited MBA, DBA and MBM programmes at over 200 B-schools in more than 70 different countries. According to Andrew Main Wilson, chief executive at AMBA, the association accredits just 1 per cent of the world’s MBA offering B-schools.