The very first batch (2015) of the Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam (IIMV) did wonders in the summer placement drive as the placement level recorded is 100%.
IIM Visakhapatnam is one of the six new IIMs that started in 2015 and is currently operating under the faculty mentorship of IIM Bangalore.
The summer placement season at IIM-V was a hit when 33 companies recruited all 48 participating students from the batch of 49 students, the 49th student opted out to pursue a start-up.
In consulting and banking department the major recruiters were KPMG and Ernst & Young.
The recruiters in the domain of technology included
- Sutherland Global
The Internet companies that participated were
"The first batch of IIMV students rose to the challenge of securing internships within two months of joining, with regular IIMB recruiters making offers to IIMV students also," said Professor Ganesh Prabhu, Chairperson, Career Development Services, IIM Bangalore, while commenting on the season.
"Students had focused targets in the sectors they wanted to intern with, and every student was able to achieve their target," said Ripusudan Adhikari, Placement Representative, IIM Visakhapatnam.