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  • All top management schools in the country have an exemplary track record of getting 100% placement with very good salaries and job roles. The B-Schools have also been quite successful in getting a number of their students placed in organizations that offer international postings. In fact, of late, the dollar salaries for these international placements range between USD 60,000 and USD 200,000 per annum.
  • The IIMs and other 'Top-notch' institutes claim an average placement salary of about INR 12 to 25 lakh per annum! The highest salary on offer for domestic placements can be as high as INR 60 lakh per annum!! The lowest salary on offer at these management institutes is about INR 10-12 lakh..
  • The average salary in the next level of management institutes is about INR 10 to 12 lakh per annum. The lowest salary on offer ranges between INR 6-8 lakh and highest domestic salary ranges between INR 15-20 lakh. And at the next level of management institutes the average salary on offer is around INR 8 to 10 lakh per annum.
B-School T.I.M.E.'s B-school Grading Category Program Evaluated Avg Salary (Lakh p.a.) 2017-19 batch
IIM CalcuttaT10 PGP 25.4
IIM BangaloreT10 PGP 24.54
IIM KozhikodeT10 PGP 20.6
MDI GurgaonT10 PGPM 20.13
XLRI JamshedpurT10 PGDBM & PGDHRM 22.35
SJMSOM (IIT Bombay), MumbaiAAA+ M.Mgmt 20.8
SIBM PuneAAA MBA 17.48
IMI DelhiAA PGDM 13.18
IIM VisakhapatnamAA PGP 12.6
TAPMI ManipalA PGDM 11.06
XIME BangaloreBB PGDM 7.08

This year’s placement season at the B-schools has started on the bright note, with a host of B-schools reporting an uptick in the number of offers as well as average compensation package.

IIM Calcutta created a new record, they achieved an average salary of more than 25 lacs p.a.!

IIM Bangalore has completed final placements for the PGDM batch of 2019 with a total of 488 offers. The average domestic package was Rs 24.5 lakh per annum, whereas the average international package was Rs 62.3 lakh.

The Management consulting sector rolled out the maximum number of offers, contributing to as much as 35% of the total. Offers were made in this sector by top recruiters like Accenture strategy, A.T. Kearney, Bain and company,BCG,Amazon and Deloitte USI.

MDI Gurgaon has seen an increase of 5% in their average salary, which was of 20.13 lacs p.a., the placement season saw participation from 143 companies.

Average compensation at IIT Bombay (SJMSOM) has seen a tremendous increase, they acheived an average salary of INR 20.8 Lacs p.a.. The top 50% of the batch secured average salary of more than 25 Lacs p.a.

The final placements at IIM Kozhikode finished with 100% placement in hardly 6 days! The average salary offered was 20.6 Lacs p.a. with Highest salary offered at 40 Lacs p.a.More than 50% of the recruiters were those which are part of Fortune 500 companies.

B-schools across the country are seeing a tremendous run in placements season this year. The year began with increased salaries/stipend seen during the final and summer placements. On the back of this, the summer placements have started on an extremely positive note.

At IIM Ahmedabad, summer placements were completed in three clusters. IIM-A saw 50 firms participating in the process in the first cluster with Boston Consulting Group (BCG) being the top recruiter with 20 offers. Other prominent recruiters in the consulting domain included AT Kearney, Accenture Strategy, Alvarez & Marsal, Bain & Company, Deloitte USI, McKinsey & Company, Roland Berger and Strategy.

In the second cluster, 53 firms participated and Amazon emerged top recruiter with 14 offers. In the advertising & media domain, ABP News and Star India doled out three offers each. Samsung Electronics made the highest number of offers in the consumer electronics cohort with five offers.

Consumer goods segment included regulars like AB InBev, Coca-Cola, General Mills, HUL, ITC, Johnson & Johnson, Kimberly Clark, Mondelez, Nestle, P&G, and Wipro Consumer Care.

In the third cluster, more than 40 firms participated. Microsoft was the top recruiter with 10 offers. The key recruiters in the BFSI cohort were American Express and FinIQ with eight offers each.

IIM Calcutta, has concluded its summer placements for the Class of 2020 with more than 120 companies participating in the process, making offers to the 458 candidates. The highest number of offers (26%) during the summers came in from the Banking and Financial Services domain. Citibank was the largest recruiter in the sector. Other prominent names recruiting from the campus were Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Barclays, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs among others.

The consulting sector was another prominent recruiter with 100-plus (22%) accepted offers during the placement process. Boston Consulting Group made the maximum number of offers in the sector while others like McKinsey & Co., Bain & Co., A.T. Kearney and Alvarez & Marsal also recruited from campus.

All the 427 MBA students of IIM Bangalore (IIMB) were recruited for summer placements by over hundred companies with 442 offers.

The roles offered included Strategy Consulting, Niche Consulting, Business Analytics, Investment Banking, Capital Markets, Corporate Finance, Commercial Banking, Sales and Marketing, Business Leadership, Product Management, Operations, Category Management and General Management.

IIM Kozhikode completed summer placements of its 423-strong post graduate programme (PGP) in just 3.5 days. The placements witnessed a 21% increase in average stipend and 43% increase in median stipend. This year, 105 companies participated in the process with over 27 new recruiters making offers to 421 students as 2 students opted out of placements. The season also saw a lot of niche roles being offered to the students. Some of the new recruiters included ABInBev, AstraZeneca, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratori ..


The list of B-schools whose placement details is made available on this page is restricted to those who are a part of the B-school Grading list of T.I.M.E.

The placement details of these B-schools have been collated from details provided on their respective official websites. T.I.M.E. does not in any manner endorse or take responsibility for the authenticity of the placement data provided by these B-schools.

This page will be updated as and when other B-schools that form a part of the B-school grading list of T.I.M.E. update their websites with the latest information on placements.

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