IMI Kolkata has a state-of-the-art computing facility for the students on campus. The Computer Centre has nine servers (Dell, HP) with latest Windows Server and Unix based operating environments. The campus has a network of more than 400 computers, and is Wi-Fi enabled to ensure mobile computing at all locations including hostel rooms, classroom , amphitheater and canteen. The campus has a 150 Mbps, 24-hour high-speed internet connectivity.
The software library includes the latest software like, Microsoft Windows 10, Microsoft Office 2016, Acrobat professional, MS project Pro, Wordstat , E-views 10.0, IBM SPSS Statistics Base 26.0, IBM SPSS Amos 22.0, IBM SPSS Modeler 18.0 , Quick Heal End Point Security Server Client Editions, Stata/ IC 13, R, Tora, SYSTAT 13.1 etc.
Entire IMI Kolkata campus is Wi-Fi enabled , which uses Ruckus Access points with Wi-Fi Zone Director Controller 1200 Series.Campus area network is protected with Cyberoam 200ing – Application based firewall with fall-back technology.
Online assessment software is available to facilitate grading, online feedback, online quiz, and online attendance. For the purpose of viewing student performance, the staff, faculty members and the students themselves have been provided with login id’s, through which they can access the network-based software, at any location within the campus.
Each faculty member is provided with a HP laptop and a LaserJet printer to ensure that their best gets delivered to the students. All research associates, secretaries, library, accounts and administration staff is provided with a personal computer with a good configuration .
International Management Institute Kolkata has a Web interface, which is accessible at https://www.imi-k.edu.in/ and an Intranet for all internal users.
IT Infrastructure Details:-
|Total Nos. of Computers(Dell/HCL/HP)||187 Computers (including Server, Desktops & laptops)|
|Computer Lab||Computer lab having 90 desktop computers with latest Configurations and Heavy duty Color Laser Printer/Scanner/Photocopiers|
|Type of Internet connection||Leased Line|
|Connection Speed & ratio||150 Mbps 1:1|
|Wi-Fi||IMI-Kolkata Campus is fully Wi-Fi using Ruckus Access points with Wi-Fi Controller.|
|Learning Management System||Student ERP (Online Learning & Teaching),IMI-K Website,Intranet,Moodle|
|Microsoft Software||Microsoft Campus Agreement Program|
|Security||Cyberoam 200ing UTM box with fall back internet|
|Antivirus||Seqrite Endpoint Security 7.0|
|Multimedia Systems||All Classrooms are equipped with Podium , Multimedia Projector , Audio -Video System|
List of Software's:-
|1||Windows 10, Windows 8 , Windows 7|
|2||Microsoft Office 2016|
|3||Windows Server 2008 R2|
|6||Microsoft Project Pro 2016|
|7||SPSS Statistics 26.0|
|8||SPSS Amos 22.0|
|9||SPSS Modeler premium 18.0|
|10||Acrobat Professional 12.0|
|11||OLT (Online Learning & Teaching) ERP|
|14||Turnitin plagiarism detection service|
|16||Stata IC 13|
|18||Libsys Web centric Lease|
|21||R Project for Statistical Computing|
Learning Management System
Online Learning & Teaching (OLT)
IMI Kolkata uses software called Online Learning & Teaching (OLT) system for supporting academic processes. The system helps in evaluation and grade finalization of students and also analyses online feedback of faculty given by the students. Each program has a dedicated staff to provide administrative support to it. They also use OLT for managing the data regarding visiting /guest faculty, entering of marks and attendance on the Online Learning & Teaching (OLT) system and general co-ordination for the program.
International Management Institute Kolkata Library and Information Service offers access to a wide range of both printed and electronic sources with an increasing emphasis being placed on selected dissemination of information to users. The LIS aims to support the diverse information needs of all our Students, Faculty, Researchers, and staff through the provision of high quality Information resources and services. The library is fully automated with wide range of stock covering all aspects of business and management, and also related areas such as economics, accounting, finance, the behavioral sciences and information technology with substantial collection of reference books.
The periodical titles subscribed [online + hardcopy versions] available electronically through the Business Source Complete [EBSCO], SAGE, JSTOR and Emerald databases. Daily and weekly national and international newspapers are also available. ‘Contents Pages’ enables users to scan rapidly the contents of the major journals received, which is circulated via mail. “Top News” and “New Additions” are some of the other useful services rendered by the library.
A Library Committee, headed by a senior faculty member, provide guidance to the library to undertake the activities of this vital resource. The emphasis being more on quality of service than merely quantity.
Electronic Resources :
An extensive collection of Electronic Resources is available, including E-Journals, articles, company data, industry reports, and country information: Business Source Complete (EBSCO),
BSC is world’s definitive scholarly business database, providing the leading collection of bibliographic and full text content. As part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database, indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business Journals back as far as 1886 are included. [contains more than 3300 full text Journals]
Emerald Management :
Emerald Management is the largest, most comprehensive collection of peer reviewed management journals, also backed by a management-specific abstracting service of world’s top 300 journals [contains170 full text Management Journals].
J-Gate Social Management Sciences (JSMS):
JSMS is an Internet gateway and subset of J-Gate, set up by Informatics (India) Limited. It offers bibliographic information services to scholarly and technical electronic journal literature. JSMS is e-Journal portal for 6736+academic, research and industry journals.
SAGE Journals Online :
Sage Management and Organisation Studies is a comprehensive online package offering electronic access to 60 peer-reviewed Management journals published by SAGE and participating societies.
JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, primary sources. It helps people discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform.
EMIS Professional :
EMIS combining the world’s most comprehensive database of intelligence on emerging markets with sophisticated tools that allow to use the data efficiently. Whether you’re researching, comparing data, gathering news or generating reports, EMIS Professional puts you in control of the information you see. You decide on which area of the world you want to focus, and how you want to organise the information you choose.
Advanced, personalised search tools make it easy to sort through a wealth of in-depth data and analytics. Proprietary M&A information and a database of more than 100,000 emerging market deals are at your fingertips – so you can easily create targeted pipelines to complete more deals – in less time.
Indiastat.com : Indianstat.com is a cluster of 51 sites including India-specific, sector specific and State specific sites rendering its dedicated services to the research fraternity from academic, professional and corporate world with authentic and comprehensive compilation of secondary level socio-economic statistical data about India and its states on more than 35 variables. It covers wide range of information on the subject like Science , Technology, Agriculture, Industry, Statistics (Socio-Economic data) etc
Prowess [CMIE] :
It contains a highly normalized database build on a sound understanding of disclosures in India on about 25,000 companies. Prowess provides detailed information culled from the Annual Reports, stock exchanges and other sources. The Annual Report information is normalized to ensure inter-company and inter-year comparability. It provides time-series data beginning 1989-90. The database is updated on a continuous basis.
International Management Institute Kolkata has set up a state-of-the-art Bloomberg Finance Lab powered by four Bloomberg Terminals which provides real time information on various financial instruments .
Developing an insight into Global Financial System through Bloomberg Finance Labs allows for a comprehensive and strategic positioning of IMI Kolkata in the academic space, the finance sector, and industry through robust research, market surveillance and analysis. The Bloomberg Finance Lab aims to support advanced applied research in financial markets . students with skillsets that are required for being industry ready.
With Bloomberg for education, students can deepen both their research and classwork, through real time data access. Learning how to analyse financial markets, assess economic scenarios, and interpret the key new developments that impact the global economy is key for developing a cutting edge skillset. The skills that students acquire from this experience provide them with the confidence and competitive advantage they need for surviving a global marketplace of talent.
The aesthetically designed IMI Kolkata campus offers a stimulating atmosphere, conducive to all round development of a participant and also facilitates fervid cross-functional learning.
The campus is equipped with the newest technology to ensure that the students receive a world class environment to harness their capabilities. The centrally air-conditioned academic complex consists of spacious lecture halls,the Computer Centre, Conference Room, RPG Auditorium, Library, Faculty Chambers and Administrative Offices. All lecture halls have access to latest presentation equipment such as DLP Multimedia Projectors, Laptop Notebook Computers, Internet and Intranet Connectivity and a State-of-the-Art Sound System providing for a unique/wholesome complete classroom experience.
RPG Auditorium: - The state-of-the-art auditorium provides a centre stage for conducting guest lectures, speaker sessions, events and batch-meets with a sitting capacity for the whole batch. It serves as a common place through which plethora of activities, initiatives are conducted and organised within the campus.