Awards and Recognition

Two decades of Awards and Recognitions 

Prof. Arindam Chaudhuri's Educational Background, Achievements & Awards:On 22nd October 1998, when Arindam was all of 26 years of age, The Financial Express first spotted him conducting a leadership workshop for senior corporate executives mostly double his age and covered him in an article.

  • On 22nd October 1998, when Arindam was all of 26 years of age, The Financial Express first spotted him conducting a leadership workshop for senior corporate executives mostly double his age and covered him in an article.
  • On July 10th 1999, The Hindu called him a Management Guru for the first time - a title that has become synonymous with his name.
  • On March 5th 2000, The Hindustan Times did a cover story in its Sunday Edition on him calling him "The Guru With The Ponytail" establishing him as one of India's India's leading management voices, as the country moved into the new millennium. 
  • At the age of 28, in the year 2000, Prof. Chaudhuri was awarded "Management Guru 2000 Award" by Chennai based Om Venkatesa Society which annually honours management experts.
  • In the year 2001 at the age of 29 he was selected amongst one of the 50 leading thinkers under the age of 40 to represent South Asia at Wilton Park (an organisation supported by the European Commission and British foreign office) where he was invited as a special speaker. 
  • In 2002, his film Saanjbathir Roopkathara, after becoming the entry vehicle of Columbia Tristar into regional films and going to some of the leading Film festivals across the world wad selected as one of the 7 best films of the year at the London Film Festival. 
  • In the year 2002 Hindustan Times took Prof Chaudhuri around multiple states for a Teachers' Day seminar series titled "The Great Indian Dream - Leading India Towards a Better Tomorrow"
  • In May 2003 Prof. Chaudhuri was awarded the "Personality of the Decade Award" by K.G.Foundation, Coimbatore. This prestigious award had been received in the past by Dr. A.P.J.Abdul Kalam, Mrs. Sudha Murthy & Dr. Chritian Bernard.
  • On 14th February 2004 he was awarded the ‘Example to the Youth Award’ by the Rotaract Council in Chennai. 
  • In 2004 at the age of 32 he was selected as an advisor to the consultative committee of the Planning Commission of India in the areas of education and social sector.
  • On 15th January 2005 he was awarded the ‘Centennial Service Award for Professional Excellence in Recognition of his significant achievement in the field of Education and Management’ by the Rotary International during its Centennial celebrations in Mumbai. 
  • On 4th June 2006, when he wasn't even 35, The Financial Times called him "The Maverick Management Guru".
  • On 19th September 2006 Prof. Arindam Chaudhuri was awarded the Priyadarshini Academy's Biennial Global Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Field of Management. He was honored along with NR Narayana Murthy & Subir Raha by Kamal Nath, the Union Minister for Commerce & Industry.
  • On 15th March 2007 Arindam Chaudhuri's films Faltu and Dosor swept away the BFJA awards winning 8 trophies including the best film and second best film. 
  • In May 2007, Arindam Chaudhuri's film Dosor got selected for the 60th Cannes Film Festival in the Les Cinema Du Monde section. It was a rare honor for an Indian film.
  • On 9th Sept. 2007 Arindam Chaudhuri's film 'The Last Lear' starring the legendary Amitabh Bachchan, had its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival where it was selected for the GALA section - the red carpet centerpiece event - of the Toronto Film Festival.
  • On 23th September 2007 Prof. Arindam Chaudhuri was awarded the Life Positive Reader's Award in the category of 'Change Agent'by the Chief Minister of Delhi Smt Sheila Dixit in recognition and deep appreciation of his pioneering achievement in bringing about significant attitudinal change in society. 
  • On 28th September 2007 Prof. Arindam Chaudhuri & Dr Malay Chaudhuri were awarded the "JJ IRANI AWARD" for the Best Group of Management Institute by the PN Singh Foundation, Mumbai.
  • On 15th December 2007, Prof. Arindam Chaudhuri was awarded the prestigeous LOUIS MARCHESI FELLOWSHIP by the Round Table India Foundation - the Indian arm of The World Round Table. The honor in past had been given to Mother Teressa and Deepak Chopra amongst others.
  • On 10th August ‘08 Prof. Arindam Chaudhuri was awarded the Best B-School Teacher (North), at the Best B-Schools Awards organised by the Deccan Herald Group.
  • On 2nd September 2008, Prof. Arindam Chaudhuri received the National Award from the president of India for The Best Feature Film in the Family Welfare category for the year 2006 for his film FALTU.
  • On 4th November 2008, Arindam Chaudhuri won the award for the Best Teacher Award in General & Strategic Management at the 16th Business School Affairs and Dewang Mehta Business School Awards,  Mumbai
  • On 4th November 2008, Arindam Chaudhuri was presented the Business School with Best Industry Interface Award for IIPM at the 16th Business School Affairs and Dewang Mehta Business School Awards,  Mumbai
  • On 14th January 2009 Arindam Chaudhuri received the Star Screen Award for Best English Feature Film for The Last Lear.
  • On 4th February 2009 Arindam Chaudhuri was presented the Star Youth Achiever Award at the Idea Global Youth Marketing Awards.
  • On 21st October 2009, Prof. Arindam Chaudhuri received the National Award from the President of India for The Best Feature Film in English for the year 2007 for his film THE LAST LEAR which starred Amitabh Bachchan in a memorable role of an ageing shakespearean stage actor.
  • On 4th November 2009, Arindam Chaudhuri won the Thought Leadership Award in Management at the 17th Business School Affairs and Dewang Mehta Business School Awards,  Mumbai
  • On 4th November 2009, Arindam Chaudhuri was presented the Awards for Best B-School in the Non IIM Category, B-School with Best Infrastructure, B- School with Best Industry Interface, B-School with Highest International Placements and B- School with Best Syllabus in International Business in India in 2009 for IIPM at the 17th Business School Affairs and Dewang Mehta Business School Awards,  Mumbai
  • In 2009 Arindam Chaudhuri received for IIPM the Mail Today Award for No.1 Rank in Global Exposure, Faculty, Placements, No.2 Rank for Potential to Network,  Student Development,  Infrastructure and No 3. Rank for Industry Interface. 
  • On 23rd July 2010 at Suntec Singapore Prof. Arindam Chaudhuri was given the 'Management Thought Leadership Award' at Asia's Best B-School Awards.
  • On 24th November 2010, Arindam Chaudhuri was presented the Hall of Fame Award along with B-School with the Highest International Placements Award for IIPM, at the 18th Business School Affairs and Dewang Mehta Business School Awards,  Mumbai
  • On 5th December 2010 Arindam Chaudhuri won The Achievers and Leaders Award for Excellence in Brand Building at the SIAS (Sri Lanka-India-South Africa-Singapore) Partnership Summit in Colombo
  • On 29th January 2011 Arindam Chaudhuri's film Do Dooni Chaar won 4 Black Ladies at the Filmfare Awards.
  • On 12th February 2011 Arindam Chaudhuri was presented the B-School  with Highest International Placements Award for IIPM at the Star News National B-School Awards 2011
  • On 11th March 2011 Arindam Chaudhuri won "India's Most Fearless Editor Award" at the 5th Media Federation of India Awards for his scathing editorials in The Sunday Indian.
  • On 22nd July 2011 Arindam Chaudhuri was awarded for IIPM Asia's Best B-School for Global Exposure & Entrepreneurship at the 2nd Asia's Best B-School Awards, Singapore
  • On 22nd July 2011 Arindam Chaudhuri presented Asia's Best Business Magazine Award for his magazine Business & Economy at the 2nd CMO Asia Awards for Excellence in Branding and Marketing, Singapore
  • On 9th September 2011, Arindam Chaudhuri won the National Award for the Best Hindi Film for 2010 for his film Do Dooni Chaar.
  • On 25th September 2011 Arindam Chaudhuri was awarded the Future Leader Award at the Asia Leadership Awards, Dubai
  • On 25th September 2011 Arindam Chaudhuri was awarded for IIPM the B-School  with Highest International Placements and Best in Class Industry Interface at the World Education Congress Asia Awards, Dubai
  • On 25th November 2011 Arindam Chaudhuri was awarded the Most Popular Book of the Year Award for 'Thorns to Competition' at the Global Awards for Brand Excellence, Mumbai
  • On 26th November 2011 Arindam Chaudhuri was was given the Edupreneur of the Year Award at the 19th Business School Affairs and Dewang Mehta Business School Awards,  Mumbai
  • On 14th December 2011 Arindam Chaudhuri was given the Education Baron Award at the Le Matinal Education Excellence Awards at the Africa India Partnership Summit in Mauritius.
  • On 14th December 2011 Arindam Chaudhuri was given the Outstanding Contribution to Inter Continental Social Integration Award for his charity The Great Indian Dream Foundation at the Africa India Partnership Summit in Mauritius.
  • On 15th February 2012 Arindam Chaudhuri was presented for IIPM the Best B-School Magazine Award for IIPMs Alumni Magazine,  "CULT" at the 6th Indy's Awards for Excellence in Mass Communications & PR, Mumbai
  • On 18th February 2012 Arindam Chaudhuri was given the Visionary Leader Award  as well as presented The Best B- School in the Non IIM category for IIPM at the DNA Innovative B-School Awards, Mumbai
  • On 18th February 2012 Arindam Chaudhuri was presented the Outstanding B-School (North) Award at the Bloomberg UTV B-School Excellence Awards 2012
  • On 6th April 2012 Arindam Chaudhuri was handed over the award for the Most Valuable Business School at the 3rd Annual Leadership Conclave & Indian Affairs Business Leadership Awards, Bangalore
  • On 19th July 2012 Arindam Chaudhuri was presented the Title of India's Greatest Brand Builder at the 3rd Edition of CMO Asia India's Greatest Brand Builders in Singapore. 
  • On 25th June 2013 Arindam Chaudhuri was presented Senatorial Recognition by Senator Dean Heller in recognition of Planman Media's exceptional magazines and contribution during it's visit to Las Vegas for the American launch of Power Brands. 
  • On 10th November 2013 Arindam Chaudhuri's film Sunglass was showcased as the opening film at the Kolkata International Film Festival.
  • On 19th May 2014 Arindam Chaudhuri was invited to showcase his film Sunglass for a special screening at the Habitat Film Festival in Delhi. 
  • On 23rd September 2015 Arindam Chaudhuri was honoured by the Forum of Public Schools in Delhi and invited to inspire public school principals of Delhi. 
  • On 24th September 2016 Arindam Chaudhuri was awarded the Indywood Media Excellence Award. 
  • On 19th December 2017 Arindam Chaudhuri was given the title of One of the Finest People of  Delhi by Elite Magazine and featured on their Annual Calendar for the year 2018.