Indian Institute of Management is located at Joka, Calcutta. The Institute is situated on the Diamond Harbour Road, about 20 kms from the Howrah Station, 18 kms from the Sealdah Station,and 35 kms from the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport. The campus is about 2 kms south of the Joka Tram Terminus and about 3 kms south of the Thakurpukur Bus Terminus. The institute was established in 1961. It was the first national institute for Post-Graduate studies and Researc h in Management by the Government of India. The placement cell of the institute conducts personality development programmes for the students and facilitates placements.