IIM Visakhapatnam Placements 2018

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IIM Visakhapatnam Placements 2018

Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Visakhapatnam has achieved another milestone by maintaining its record of 100% placement this year for the PGP batch of 2016-18. Despite the increasing competition, the students had shown robust performance in attracting the country’s premier companies.

Director of Indian Institute of Management, Visakhapatnam thanked the various recruiters that participated in the placement process and offered roles across various profiles for the second consecutive year.

IIM Visakhapatnam Placements 2018 Highlights:

Placements Highlights

Figures

Number of companies that visited campus

42

Average salary offered to the top quartile of students

Rs. 16.29 LPA

Average salary offered to the top 50% of the students

Rs. 14.14 LPA

Average salary for the entire batch

Rs. 12.07 LPA

Median salary recorded for the entire batch

Rs. 11.70 LPA

 

Maximum hiring was done in the sales and marketing domain with 44.4% of the entire placement process. Next in line was the consulting sector, however, the total hiring done by the sector was only 11.1% of the entire batch.

IIM Visakhapatnam Domain-wise Placement Report:

Domain

Hiring Percentage

Sales & Marketing

44.4%

General Management

8.9%

Consulting

11.1%

Finance

6.7%

Strategy

6.7%

Analytics

6.7%

IT/ ITES and Technology

4.4%

Product Management

4.4%

Operations

4.4%

Human Resources

2.3%

 

Some of the popular companies that visited IIM Visakhapatnam from the finance and banking sector were ICICI Lombard and HDFC Bank. These companies offered students varied roles including profiles like Product Management, Sales, Analytics and Marketing.

IIM Visakhapatnam is mentored by IIM Bangalore and is also supported by the Career Development Services team of the latter to help the new IIM develop under strong and proven leadership. The Director of the institute also thanked the Government of Andhra Pradesh for offering students some exciting roles in the government departments.

IIM Visakhapatnam has recorded 100% placement for it’s third batch of PGP programme (2017-19). The students were offered paid internships at reputed companies. The summer placements at IIM Visakhapatnam were concluded on February 9, 2018.

The summer placements were conducted on rolling basis. Out of the total 62 students of the batch, 49 were offered jobs on the campus while the remaining participated in the summer placement process of IIM Bangalore and 12 of them bagged job offers.

 

Highlights of IIM Visakhapatnam Summer Placements:

 

Placement Highlights

Figures

Total number of students in PGP Batch 2017-19

62

Number of students who bagged summer placements

61

Number of students who took up research internship

1

 

Domain-wise Summer Placement Report IIM Visakhapatnam:

 

Domain

Hiring Percentage

Product Management

3%

General Management

7%

Finance

13%

Operations

18%

Strategy

20%

Marketing

39%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Some of the students of IIM Visakhapatnam also bagged job offers in various government departments and organisations. Some of them were hired by the Government of Andhra Pradesh for their summer fellowship programme at the Commisionerate of Collegiate Education. Some other students were also hired for Central Government’s NISG and HPCL.

Chairperson of Career Development Services at IIM Visakhapatnam, Professor Ganesh Prabhu, said that the institute has had an excellent placement season as the previous batches had performed well and created a maker value for the batches to come.

Director of the institute, Prof. M. Chandrasekhar, said that quality teaching-learning mechanism and mentorship of IIM Bangalore has helped the institute achieve 100% placements for the PGP batch 2017-19.

Contact Details of Indian Institute of Management, Visakhapatnam

  • Contact No:
    +91-80-26993013
  • Email ID:
    iimvadm@iimb.ernet.in
  • Website:
    http://www.iimv.ac.in/
  • Address:
    Pydah Kaushik College Road Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh 530052

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