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IIM Calcutta to be renamed to IIM Kolkata, IIM Shillong to lose the "Rajiv Gandhi" tag

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Parliament has passed a bill which has created a controversy as IIM Calcutta is now set to be renamed to IIM Kolkata. Congress party are also against the idea of dropping the name of Rajiv Gandhi from IIM-Shillong's name which currently is known as Rajiv Gandhi Indian Institute of Management, Shillong.

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The bill which was proposed in the Parliament suggests the name of IIM Calcutta to be changed to IIM Kolkata. Experts from all over the country say that this move will diminish the brand value of IIM – Calcutta. This movie will also befuddle the candidates as well as the employers because IIM-Kozhikode is familiarly known as IIM – Kozhikode.

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