IIM Kozhikode completed final placements for their 2014-16 PGP batch recently. The batch comprised 360 students, out of which 35% of the students were girls. A total of 119 recruiters participated in the placement process.The students collectively secured a total of 370 offers from recruiters, which included 100+ offers from new recruiters.The entire batch got placed in a record 7 days!The following table gives the break-up of students placed into various sectors
|Sector||Percentage of students placed|
|Sales and Marketing||27|
|Strategy and Operations||9|
Compared to last year, there has been a 16.5% increase in consulting job offers.
66 students secured PPOs from the companies.
Some of the top recruiters were BCG,Mckinsey, Microsoft, Goldman Sachs, Shell, Nomura, Accenture, Delloitte, Frost and Sullivan, KPMG, PWC, Amazon, Godrej, Edelweiss, 3M, TAS, PAYTM, Snapdeal, Credit Suisse, HUL, Idea, Reliance Industries Limited, Vodafone, Airtel, IBM etc.The following table gives the average salary break-up of the batch
|Salary offers of||Average salary (lakh p.a.)|
|Top 25 offers||29.94|
|Top 50 offers||25.93|
|Top 100 offers||22.89|
|Top 150 offers||20.87|
|Top 200 offers||19.51|
|Top 250 offers||18.47|
|Top 300 offers||17.53|
The highest domestic salary offered during the final placements was a whopping INR 37 lakh p.a. It was given in an operations and strategy role.The highest salary offered in a consulting role was INR 32.1 lakh p.a. As far as sales and marketing role is concerned, the highest salary was INR 22.5 lakh p.a. In a general management role, the highest salary offered was INR 28 lakh p.a. For a finance role, the highest salary offered was INR 21 lakh p.a.