The Summer Placements for Indian Institute of Management Kashipur, for the session 2018-19 has ended, this year again 100% placements has been recorded for the eighth consecutive year. Various recruitments across different fields participated including BFSI, FMCG, healthcare, advertising, technology, manufacturing, operations, e-Commerce, retail, etc.
Over 82 companies were reported to participate in the event and were observed to be offering 235 positions to 233 students who applied for summer internships through the institute. The highest stipend offered was Rs 460,000. The average stipend for the season was Rs 61,062 along with the top 10 percentile students getting an average stipend of Rs 1,70,086.
“We are thankful to all the companies for choosing IIM Kashipur as their preferred destination for campus recruitment. We had an exemplary placement season this year. We are looking forward to continuing association with the corporate sector at different platforms ranging from the administration to the academia.” said Dr. K N Badhani, Director, IIM Kashipur.
BFSI sector, remained the top recruiter along with renowned firms such as ICICI Bank, RBL Bank, TATA Capital, RBI, HDFC Bank, Muthoot Group, Yes Bank, Angel Broking, Rubique, SIDBI, Bajaj Finserv, etc. offering various positions to the students across various disciplines such as Marketing, Finance, Retail, Operations and HR.
The Institute also witnessed a high number of recruiters that belong to Analytics field like Sutherland, Mindtree, L&T Technology Services, Elastic Run, Droom, etc.
Major brands like Cinepolis, BPCL, JSPL, Indiabulls Homeloans, Edelweiss, Microland, Deloitte, Tata Motors, Ashok Piramal Group, Berger Paints, Usha International, Hero Motocorp, Shree Cements, Indiamart, Byjus, Jaipur Rugs, Sleepwell, Srijan, Aegis Global, etc. also participated in the recruitment process.
The number for the first time recruiters was 37, which included Google, Microland, Mondelez, Tata Chemicals, DMI Finance, Oberoi Group, Bank of Baroda, MakeMyTrip, The Other Circle, Anarock, 4Tigo, ScoopWhoop, IIMJobs, etc.
“The institute has recorded a significant percentage increase in placement statistics both in terms of new recruiters and the diversity of companies. This placement season was a testimony to the belief of recruiters in the students of our institute,” said Dr. Kunal Ganguly, Chairperson Placements, IIM Kashipur.