Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Trichy has completed summer placements for its batch of 102 students, with a 71% increase in highest stipend to Rs 2.4 lakh for a two-month internship. The highest domestic stipend was Rs 1.6 lakh while the average stipend is Rs 51,000 which is an increase of 13.3% over the previous year.
Students got internship opportunities in Europe and the Middle-East.
Year 2016 saw 51 companies visit the campus for summer placements - compared to 2015's 45 -- offering roles across various sectors such as:
- Media and Advertising
Niche roles were offered in product development, operations and strategic transaction group - investment banking.
Recruiters during summer placements included World Bank, Dabur, HSBC, OgilvyOne, Deloitte, Mahindra, Cognizant Business Consulting, ICICI Bank, Saint Gobain Glass, TAFE, Robert Bosch, L&T, YES Bank, Fidelity, RBS, TVS Motors, L&T, RBL, Shoppers Stop and Bajaj Allianz.
The average two-month stipend offered to the top 10 percentile of the batch was Rs 1.4 lakh; stipend offered to the top 25 percentile was Rs 1.13 lakh and to the top 50 percentile was Rs 84,400.