IIM Kozhikode Placements 2019

Kozhikode (Kerala) Estd : 1996 Approved by : AMBA Type : Government
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  • Average Package INR 17.8 Lacs
  • Highest Domestic Package INR 38.5 Lacs
  • Highest International Package INR 52.1 Lacs
  • Lowest Domestic Package INR 16 Lacs
  • Companies Visiting 178
  • Total Offers N/A
  • Percentage of Student Placed 100.0
PGPM - 2017
  • Average Package INR 17.6 Lacs
  • Highest Domestic Package N/A
  • Highest International Package N/A
  • Lowest Domestic Package N/A
  • Companies Visiting 112
  • Total Offers 359
  • Percentage of Student Placed N/A

IIM Kozhikode Final Placements PGP Batch 2017-19

The final placements for IIM Kozhikode PGP batch 2017-19 have been concluded. The current placement season witnessed a 16% surge in mean and median salary offered. The mean salary offered to IIM Kozhikode has been increased from Rs. 17.8 lakh per annum to Rs. 20.6 lakh per annum this year. On the other hand, the median salary witnessed an increase from Rs. 16 lakh to Rs. 18.5 lakh this year. 

IIM Kozhikode PGP 2017-19 Batch Final Placements Highlights

Some of the major highlights of IIM Kozhikode final placements for the PGP batch 2017-19 are listed below -

Total No. of Students Participated 366
Total No. of Offers 390
Placement Percentage 100%
Total No. of Companies Participated 107
Highest CTC Offered Rs. 40.5 Lakh per annum
Average CTC offered to top 50% students Rs. 23 lakh per annum
Mean Salary offered Rs. 20.6 lakh per annum
Median Salary offered Rs. 18.5 lakh
Major Recruiters
  • PwC
  • Optum
  • JP Morgan Chase & Co
  • HUL
  • Goldman Sachs
  • EY
  • Deloitte
  • Boston Consulting Group
  • Amazon
New Recruiters
  • State Street
  • HSBC Securities
  • Everest Management Consulting
  • Exide
  • Citrix
  • Bain & Co
Domain-Wise Placement Percentage
  • BFSI - 21%
  • Sales & Marketing 18%
  • General Management & Operations - 14%
  • IT & Analytics - 17%

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IIM Kozhikode Final Placements 2018

The placement season at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kozhikode has been concluded with various successful job offers rolled out by 178 companies. The number of companies that visited the institute for placements increased by 58% as compared to last year.

The PGP batch of 2016-18 of IIM Kozhikode was offered highest salary package of Rs. 52 lakh per annum for an overseas role. Whereas, the average package recorded by the institute for the batch stood at Rs. 17.76 lakh per year.

IIM Kozhikode Final Placements 2018 Highlights:

Placement Highlights


PGP Batch size of IIM Kozhikode


Number of students who opted out of placements


Number of students who remained unplaced


Total number of Companies that hired students from IIM Kozhikode


Number of first time recruiters at the institute


Average salary recorded by IIM Kozhikode in final placements

Rs. 17.76 LPA

Highest salary offered at IIM Kozhikode (international)

Rs. 52 LPA


IIM Kozhikode Domain-wise Final Placements 2018:


Hiring Percentage

Popular Companies



Boston Consulting Group, PwC, Cognizant Business Consulting, KPMG, EY, Deloitte, IMC and Cedar Consulting,

Sales and Marketing


3M, Bharat Petroleum, Asian Paints, Godrej, Vodafone HUL, ITC, Pidilite, Kohler, Indian Oil and GSK



American Express, Standard Chartered, Bank of America, Fidelity, Citibank, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan Chase, HSBC and Axis Bank

General Management


Aditya Birla Group, Tata Communications, Bosch, Tata Administrative Services, Airtel, Mahindra Group, RPG Group and Reliance Industries



Amazon, Cipla, Shell and Asian Paints

IT/ Analytics


Aspect Ratio, EXL Services, Citi, HCL, Microsoft, Tech Mahindra, Microland, TCS, Sapient Razorfish and Capgemini


More than 75% of the companies that participated in IIM Kozhikode final placements 2018 were hiring students from the institute for the first time. These included Arthur D Little, Value Labs, Avendus Capital, Ujjivan, Axis Securities, Think & Learn, Bharat Forge, Standard Chartered-IGP, Britannia, Shapoorji Pallonji Group, Casio, Crompton Greaves, RBL Bank, GMR Group, Reckitt Benckiser, Madura Coats and Optum-UHG.

2018 - Internship

IIM Kozhikode Summer Placements 2018-19

The summer placement process for the academic session 2018-19 at IIM Kozhikode has been concluded. This year, a total number of 105 companies participated in the summer placement process and offered internships to 421 students. The summer placement process was conducted for 22nd EPGP batch of IIM Kozhikode. 

The following are the top recruiters at IIM Kozhikode summer placements 2018-19 -

  • Wipro
  • Uber
  • Pidilite
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Deloitte USI
  • Amazon
  • Accenture Strategy

These companies together offered 81 internships to 22nd EPGP batch of IIM Kozhikode.

Apart from the regular recruiters, some of the new recruiters took part in IIM Kozhikode summer placements 2018-19. Some of the new recruiters are -

  • Uber
  • Siemens
  • Flipkart
  • Edelweiss
  • Dr. Reddy's Laboratories
  • AstraZeneca
  • AB InBev

IIM Kozhikode Final Placement 2017

IIM Kozhikode completed it final placement for the year of 2017. A total of 347 students enrolled for the placement opportunities at the campus. 110 firms offered attractive offers to the students of IIM Kozhikode.

Highlights of IIM Kozhikode Final Placement 2017:



Number of Companies


Number of Pre-placement offers


Average Salary

Rs. 17.65 lakh per annum

Highest Salary offered

Rs. 37 lakh per annum

Average salary for top 50%

Rs. 20.6 lakh per annum

Average salary for top 25%

Rs. 23.8 lakh per annum

Average salary for top 10%

Rs. 28.5 lakh per annum

Average salary for top 5%

Rs. 33 lakh per annum

Strategy/Operations sector had offered the highest package at the final placements. Some prominent profiles and packages were also offered in the General Management domain.

Here are the statistics of the domain-wise hiring at IIM Kozhikode:


Percentage of Hiring

Prominent Companies visiting campus



  • Axis Bank

  • Yes Bank

  • Citibank

  • Yes Bank


  • SBI

  • Deutsche Bank,

  • Nomura

  • Edelweiss


  • Ernst & Young

  • HSBC

  • Fidelity

  • IDBI

Sales & Marketing


  • Philips

  • Bajaj Auto

  • Asian Paints

  • Raymond

  • Godrej

  • RPG


  • HCL

  • Tata Steel

  • ITC

  • Vodafone

  • Lenovo

  • mPhasis

  • Kohler

  • Maruti

  • L’Oreal



  • Accenture Strategy

  • Wipro

  • BCG

  • TCS

  • Cognizant

  • PWC

  • Deloitte

  • KPMG

IT & Analytics


  • American Express

  • Ujaas Energy

  • Aspect Ratio


  • Capgemini

  • Shell IT

  • EMC

  • PWC Tech

  • EXL Analytics

  • Mahindra

  • HUL

  • Hexaware

  • HUL

General Management


  • ABG

  • TATA Com

  • Bosch

  • Kalyan Group

  • Evanssion

  • Microland

  • TAS

  • Reliance


IIM Kozhikode recorded 100% placement for its 2015-17 batch. The institute saw reputed firms like Ernst & Young, Fidelity, American Express, etc participate in order to hire talented students from the placement drive. Some of the top recruiters at the institute were Accenture Strategy, BCG, Amazon, Deloitte, Goldman Sachs, Ernst & Young, Hindustan Unilever, JPMC, ITC and McKinsey.

 IIM Kozhikode Placements 2017 for PGP Batch

Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode successfully completed placement drive for its 19th PGP batch students. The institute recorded 100% placements and saw a 15% rise in the number of placements compared to 2016. A total number of 107 companies took part in the placement process, and recruited a total of 334 students. This year, the number of first-time recruiters increased, and they offered better employment opportunities.

The highest package offered was Rs. 37 lakh per annum whereas the average package offered was Rs. 17.14 lakh per annum. A total number of 26 companies took part in the recruitment process for the first time. They are: -

  • Infosys Management Consulting

  • Microland

  • Korn Ferry Hay Group

  • Kalyan Group

  • Feedback Infra

  • Evanssion

  • Aspect Ratio

The following companies are the major recruiters this year: -

  • Citibank

  • Yes Bank

  • Standard Chartered

  • Nomura

  • JP Morgan Chase

  • HSBC

  • Goldman Sachs

  • Fidelity

  • Edelweiss

  • Bank of America

  • Axis Bank

  • Deutsche Bank

26% of students were recruited by the companies mentioned above. Students were offered jobs from various Domains , but General Management was the biggest recruiter. The following companies offered roles in General Management: -

  • Tata Communications

  • Tata Administrative Services

  • Mytrah

  • Mahindra Group

  • Kalyan Group

  • Evanssion

  • Bosch

2017 - Internship

IIM Kozhikode Summer Placements 2017

Indian Institute of Management (Kozhikode) has successfully completed its summer placements recently. In 2017 the institute saw a rise of  25% in the average stipend. 9 students bagged the highest stipend of Rs. 3 lakh for the two-month internship programme. An average remuneration of Rs. 2.24 lakh has been offered to top 100 students.

Highlights of IIM Kozhikode Summer Placements 2017: -

  • In 2017, the summer placements were conducted for four days with 100% placement record

  • Over 50% recruiters who took part in the placements are among the Fortune 500 companies list

  • Overall, the average stipend of the batch increased to Rs. 1,40,000

  • 91 recruiters took part in IIM Kozhikode summer placements in 2017

  • Operations and Consulting increased the average stipend offered to students by 50% in 2017

  • The summer placements for the year 2017 witnessed the participation of 35 new recruiters

  • Multiple roles have been offered to the selected candidates across verticals that include Corporate Treasury by GS and GM roles by UGH

  • Approximately, 35% of the students were offered positions or roles in Sales & Marketing

  • 20% students secured opportunities in financial services domain

  • Companies like Hewlett Packard, Wipro, Goldman Sachs, Amazon and Pidilite offered 74 opportunities to students.

  • Around 30% of the batch has been placed in renowned companies like ITC, Marico, L’Oreal and Asian Paints.


 IIM Kozhikode final placement 2016


IIM Kozhikode (IIM-K) finished their final placement in the record time of seven days.Average Salary rose by 12% to stand at 17.1 lakhs per annum and the highest domestic package offered was of 37 lakhs per annum.

Leading sector in final placement was consulting with companies like Ernst & Young, McKinsey, Accenture Management Consulting, PwC and Deloitte.

Total offers made was 370 and out of 370 the consulting alone made a total of 99 offers. The Chairperson Placements at IIM-K, A F Mathews stated that the institute was able to hold out diverse opportunities to all the students by bringing in many esteemed companies.

Mathew also said,” The students have far exceeded the expectations of the recruiters which resulted in a large number of new recruiters visiting campus. This has led to IIM Kozhikode setting a benchmark in the industry for years to come.”

Some of the big companies like Brand Accelerator, Capita, Frost and Sullivan, Credit Suisse, Caratlane, Bank of America, Shell, Mondelez, Schneider, 3M, McKinsey, Boston Consulting Group and Ernst & Young visited IIM-K campus for the first time. All the new companies made around 100 offers to students.

There is also increase in on- campus and Pre-placement offers by 21%. major companies that took part in placement process are Axis Bank, Deutsche Bank, Citibank, JP Morgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, American Express, Yes Bank, Nomura, Fidelity and Edelweiss.

Offers in sales and marketing roles were made by HUL, Heinz, Snapdeal, Idea, Kellogg’s, Maruti, Schneider, Vodafone, Godrej, Arvind Lifestyle, ITC, Marico, 3M, Phillips, Nestle, Infineon and Ananda Bazaar Patrika (ABP). Offers in leadership programmes/strategy domain were made by Airtel, Mahindra, Reliance, Tata Communication, TAS, Madura and RPG.

Offers in the operations roles were made by Tata Steel, Raymond, HCCB, Amazon, Ola Cabs, Shell, Capita, TVS and EXL while companies like Google, Kirusa, Microsoft, Syntel, HCL GEM, Capgemini, ZS Associates, Asian Paints, Mondelez and Mindtree made offers in the IT/ITES and analytics profile.

Cognizant, TCS, Wipro, IBM and Infosys are the regular recruiters who recruit in IT, analytics and operations role.

Kulbhushan Balooni, Director (in-charge) of IIM Kozhikode while commenting on the placements said "IIM Kozhikode has continued to live up to its name in the industry over the years. This had led to many first time recruiters willing to make offers on campus. The regular recruiters have continued to lay their faith in the capabilities of the students".

2016 - Internship

IIM Kozhikode Summer Placement 2016

Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode successfully completed it summer placement process for the academic session 2016. A total of 364 students got placed out of which half of the students secured placement in Sales and Marketing roles.

 119 companies took part in the placement drive. Some of the prominent companies are:-

  • Boston Consulting Group

  • JP Morgan Chase

  • KPMG

  • Mahindra

  • Microsoft

  • Airtel

  • AMUL

  • Britannia

  • IndiaMart

  • Sun Pharma

  • Nestle

Highlights of the placement process:

  • The highest package offered was Rs. 2.5 lakh per month ie. around 30 lakhs per annum

  • students were offered jobs in international locations across various sectors. Most of the students chose roles in the field of Digital Marketing, Media Analytics, Research and Development.

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