"If You Want To Be At The Top, Sacrifices Will Have To Be Made" | Institute Rank 1 Holder, IIM Calcutta


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Rashiv Tripathi

Could you provide some clarity on what was meant by “ It means that you are probably not into sports or any active PORs in your first year.“ Does it mean that you got to sacrifice sports and committee/serious competition participation in order to find the time to do well academically on a sustainable basis ?

6 Dec, 2018 |

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Niranjan Jha

Hi, Rashiv. I will try to reply on Anish's behalf. What he is trying to say is that to secure a top position like Rank 1, you will have to compromise on most other extracurricular activities. There are always other examples as well. But to an extent, most top rankers agree that it is tough to stay rank 1 at C and yet continue regular extra curriculars or sports.

11 Apr, 2019 |


Arundhati Mukherjee

Hi Sir, I'm currently a chemical engineering undergraduate from a state government college in Jharkhand. I need an internship at IIM C badly before my CAT. So, can you please guide me through this ?

6 Dec, 2018 |

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Niranjan Jha

Hi, Arundhati. Not sure if you still have time to apply for an internship this year. There is no procedure as such. You can look up the profiles of professors on the college website and then mail them regarding your interest area and your enthusiasm regarding an internship. Rest is up to them. All the best for this and CAT ahead!

11 Apr, 2019 |


Sumit Rai

Excellent Interview! Thank you for the insights.

6 Dec, 2018 |

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Niranjan Jha

Will convey this to Anish :)

11 Apr, 2019 |


kiran Ghorpade

great

7 Dec, 2018 |

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Niranjan Jha

Thanks!

11 Apr, 2019 |