Vinod Gupta School of Management - IIT KGP Kharagpur Placement 2018

Kharagpur (West Bengal) Estd : 1993 Approved by : AICTE Type : Government
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IIT Kharagpur VGSoM Placements 2018

The final placement process for the at IIT Kharagpur’s Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSoM) for the graduating batch of 2018 has been successfully concluded. This year, VGSoM recorded 100% placements along with an increase in the salary packages and variety of roles offered to students. A total of 111 students bagged 126 job offers at IIT Kharagpur VGSoM placement 2018. On the other hand, one in every five students of VGSoM received Pre Placement Offers (PPOs).

The average salary offered to the students was Rs. 16.29 lakhs per annum, while the median salary stood at Rs. 14.76 lakh per annum.

This year, over 68 companies took part in the placements. The major recruiters were: -

  • Trafigura
  • PwC
  • Accenture Digital
  • HSBC
  • CRISIL
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • JP Morgan
  • Amazon
  • Titan
  • ITC

Apart from regular recruiters, some popular companies have taken part in VGSoM placements for the first time. The major first-time recruiters this year were: -

  • General Mills
  • Schlumberger
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Novartis
  • Azure Power
  • Trident Group
  • Nomura

The major roles offered to students by various organisations/ companies include: -

  • Marketing Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Financial Analyst
  • Strategic Analyst
  • Product Management
  • Data Analyst

VGSoM Summer Placements:

The VGSoM summer placements for the batch of 2019 also registered 100% placements. A total of 123 students received 141 offers from 66 companies. The top companies that offered summer placements were: -

  • Wipro
  • PWC
  • Crisil
  • JustPay
  • Spencer’s Retail
  • Amazon
  • Accenture Digital
  • Google

Apart from the regular recruiters, the first time recruiters were: -

  • Halma Group
  • Valmont
  • VLCC
  • Capillary Technologies
  • Dalmia Bharat
  • Puma

The highest international stipend offered to students was Rs. 6,30,000, while the domestic stipend was Rs. 2,96,300. Similarly, the average and median stipend was Rs. 99,500 and Rs. 89,300 respectively.

Contact Details of Vinod Gupta School of Management - IIT KGP, Kharagpur

  • Contact No:
    03222-282295
  • Email ID:
    webcom@vgsom.iitkgp.ernet.in
  • Website:
    http://www.som.iitkgp.ernet.in/
  • Address:
    Vinod Gupta School of Management, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, Kharagpur – 721302, West Bengal, India
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