The Kolkata branch handles
assignments in virtually all IT areas, including,
but not limited to, e-business strategy and
e-architecture, ERP implementation, application
development, porting and migrations, re-engineering,
new software development, and maintenance of
existing systems. In early 2000, TCS Kolkata
was assessed at SEI - CMM Level 5, the highest
achievable worldwide standard in IT consultancy
The company currently employs around 1,500
persons in Kolkata. In terms of office space,
they are located in TCS New Building at SALTLEC
occupying 130,000 sq.ft, the office at SDF Building,
SALTLEC, has 28,000 sq. ft., and the one at
ITC Centre is spread over 12,000 sq. ft.
During the year 2002-03 the export turnover,
as registered under STP was Rs. 342.50 crores.
They also have sizeable export turnover, which
is not captured in the STP figures.
plan to grow aggressively within Kolkata
as we find the city ideal for the
IT industry, given the availability
of land, power supply, and excellent
educational institutes as well as
the low attrition rates among the
employees. Another important criteria
being the IT policy of the Government
of West Bengal towards accelerating
the growth of the IT industry."
Ajoyendra Mukherjee, Resident
Manager, TCS, Kolkata