Indian Institute of Management (IIM) has been set up by the Government of India, Ministry of Human Resource Development in 2010 at Raipur, the capital of Chhattisgarh. Chhattisgarh is one of the fastest growing states of India with its rich mineral, forest, natural and local resources.
The Institute believes in preparing ethical leaders who are not only committed to the business, commerce, and industry but are also socially conscious towards their contribution in nation building and bring in the name for the country globally. The institute is abuzz with activities carried by the student clubs which are now expanding their scope of activity and bringing luminaries from the Corporate.
Affirming its position as a premier business school of the country, IIM Raipur successfully completed the final placement for the2018 season. IIM Raipur has completed the final placement for the 2016-18 batch of its flagship PGP programme with the highest international package of Rs 61.88 lakh and the highest domestic package of Rs 22.05 lakh.
The talent and business acumen of the PGP students coupled with their exceptional performances have aided in making the Institute a preferred choice of recruiters for yet another year. The increased strength of the batch was immensely supported by the industry as the highlight of the season was the massive participation by new recruiters. We appreciate the faith they have shown in the students of IIM Raipur and believe to bolster our relationship in succeeding years.
The season witnessed a continued participation from our established recruiters highlighting a symbiotic relationship and their belief in budding Industry leaders of the institute. They reinforced their immense faith in brand IIM Raipur by offering students a plethora of coveted roles and niche profiles.
The season saw a 37% increase in the number of offers and the participation of 65 plus new recruiters. Total recruiters reached to 150 plus. 26% of the batch was placed in Consulting, General Management, and Analytics roles. Top recruiters include Analytics Quotient, Deloitte, Latentview Analytics, Mu Sigma amongst many others.
Despite the increase werebatch size by 44%, the domestic average and median stood at INR 12,45,359 and INR 12,15,200 respectively. The highest Domestic package offered was INR 22,05,000.
Sales and marketing established itself as the most sought-after domain as 32% of the batch received offers for these roles. Analytics & Consulting profiles saw a tremendous rise, with 26% of students getting impactful roles in some of the most prestigious companies. A plethora of offers was also made in Operations & IT domain with many companies offering strategic roles.
Berger Paints, Bharat Forge, Birla Gold, Coffee Day Beverages, TAFEUltratech were among those offering roles. The NBFC and BFSI sector made it’s presence strongly felt with Aditya Birla SunLife Insurance, Analytics Quotient, Axis Bank, Decimal Point, Deloitte, Futures First, HDFCNSE 0.50 %, ICICI, Finance Kotak Mahindra Bank, L&T Finance, Purnartha, Spandana Sphoorty, Trafigura, TresVista Financial Services.
23% of the batch was recruited in the IT & Operations domain in organizations like Accenture, Cognizant, VM Ware, and Wipro. The Human Resources domain also witnessed a good response from both old as well as new recruiters including Deloitte, DTDC, Jaetal Group, Reliance, RITES.