The Institute of Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Development (iLEAD) Kolkata is one of the most well-known college for media, management, design, technical and professional studies in the country. Affiliated by Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal, the college is approved by UGC. The institute has a total strength of 1,000+ including male and female students, as well as a strong faculty of 75+ highly accomplished and experienced teachers. ILEAD currently has collaborations with more than 16 international universities including the Colvin Institute of Real Estate Development, USA.
ILEAD offers degree courses in media, management, design, technical and various professional studies both at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The college holds annual placements and successfully administers trained professionals into the industry for profiles in the fields of mass media, manufacturing sector, financial sector, pharmaceutical firms, educational sector, IT, real estate and more.
|Established | Type||2010 | Autonomous|
|Popular Courses||UG, PG and certificate|
The Institute of Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Development offers undergraduate, postgraduate and certificate level courses
|B.Sc||Media Science, Interior Design, Animation Multimedia & Graphics, Data Science, Film & Television, Sustainable Fashion Design & Management, Information Technology, Gaming, Cyber Security, Culinary Science||Passed 10+2 with minimum 50% marks with English as a compulsory subject|
|BBA||Business Administration, Real Estate, Entrepreneurship, Heritage Tourism|
|BSCM||Supply Chain Management|
|BTTM||Travel & Tourism Management|
|M.Sc||Media Science, Film Making, Fashion Management, Information & Cyber Security|
|B.Prof||B.Voc in Fashion Design, Retail Management, Theatre Study and Acting etc|
Note: ILEAD also offers 3-month certificate courses in various specializations.
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Eligible candidates have the option of applying for admission to ILEAD courses by two methods – Online and Offline
Note: Students can avail of a free tele-counseling session via phone call or email to address any query or doubt.
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The Institute of Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Development offers a number of scholarships that can be availed by the candidates who meet the corresponding eligibility criteria. The scholarships offered are as mentioned below:
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The Institute of Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Development has a dedicated training and placement cell that constantly works to get students placed at esteemed organizations and reputed companies in India and abroad. The students receive placement offers for profiles belonging to media (radio, TV, print, production), banking and finance, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, real estate, IT and ITeS, Education, Advertisement and Public Relations, Branding, and PR. The majority of the students at the undergraduate level in all departments have been placed successfully and have been able to bring in a median salary of INR 2,76,000-3,00,000 per annum.
The recruiters of ILEAD include Axis Bank, ICICI Pruden tial, IndusInd Bank, Standard Chartered, Parle, Tata Steel, Concast, Star Cement, Venkatesh Films, Sa Re Ga Ma, ABP, Times of India, Telegraph, Hindusthan Times, Economic Times, Network 18, CNN IBN, India Today Group, PS Group, Indiabulls, PWC, HSBC, British Council, Justdial among others.
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The Institute of Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Development has a strong and committed faculty of 25 members, out of which 5 hold Ph.Ds in their respective disciplines. The faculty members are highly accomplished and have considerable experience and expertise in their fields. The ILEAD faculty consists of the Dean, professors, associate professors and assistant professors.
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Students at The Institute of Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Development are provided with many facilities in all aspects ranging from academic to convenience. Students at ILEAD have access to media production facilities such as chroma studio, AV Lab, Audio Studio and Post Production Studio. Library and visual library are also available for students for academic and research purposes. The classrooms are air-conditioned and are equipped with thermal insulators. The institute also has a fully equipped gymnasium due to the institute’s priority for mental and physical fitness. The college also features FIFA certified sports grounds for Football and sports grounds for cricket, Table Tennis, Tug of War, Badminton and more. ILEAD also has its own bookstore stocked with over 70,000 books, out of which 30,000 are sold every year. The rooftop of the institute is a popular hangout spot among students to relax and enjoy with their friends.
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Ques. How is life at ILEAD Kolkata?
Ans. ILEAD Kolkata is one of the leading media colleges in the country with highly advanced infrastructure, revised curriculum and qualified faculty. Students at ILEAD get various opportunities to interact with professionals in the industry. The institute offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level programs in media courses including B.Sc, BBA, BMS and M.Sc. ILEAD also offers 100% placement assistance to students. So far the placement record of the college has been quite impressive with students getting placed at reputed organizations and companies such as Radio Mirchi, Sony Art, AXIS Bank, ICICI Prudential, IndusInd Bank and many more.