Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow and Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta have reported 100% summer placements at a record time. At IIM Lucknow all 475 students have been placed. There were about 159 recruiters both domestic and international.
Some of the major recruiters were Aditya Birla Group, Accenture, Amazon, HSBC, HUL, Kraft-Cadbury, McKinsey, P&G, an SME advisory firm ,The Boston Consulting Group, Asian Paints, Airtel, Coke, Dabur, GSK Consumer, Reckitt Benckiser and Vodafone .
In consulting domain major recruiters were, McKinsey, BCG, AT Kearney, Deloitte and Accenture which made a total of 29 offers. Mckinsey and Accenture were the top 2 recuiters. There were many international firms from the Middle East and Africa which offered students roles across domains such as real estate, brand consulting and advertising etc.
IIM Calcutta has also completed its summer placements for the year 2013. There were around 155 recruiters which offered 441 students summer internship offers. Some of the major recruiters were Leading banks like JP Morgan Chase, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Royal Bank of Scotland, Citi Group, HSBC, Credit Suisse, Nomura, Goldman Sachs and Standard Chartered, they offered roles in investment banking, equity research and many more. Accenture Management consulting, AT kearney, Bain and Co, The Boston Consulting Group and Mckinsey were the major consulting recruiter.
Hindustan Unilever Ltd, Proctor & Gamble, Mondelez International, Nestle, Asian Paints, Johnson and Johnson, Coca Cola, PepsiCo, L’Oreal, Kellogg’s were the major FMCG recruiters which offered students roles in sales and marketing.
Tata Administrative Service( TAS), Aditya Birla Group, Mahindra and Mahindra, Shell, Reliance Industries Limited, C K Birla Group, and Cairn Energy offered students general management roles.
Some of the major financial services firms which recruited for niche finance roles were Macquarie Group, Multiples Equity, Mizuho Securities, Monsoon Capital and Clearwater Capital.
We recently reported about BCG being the largest consulting recruiter at IIM Ahmedabad and IIM Bangalore, click here to know more.
We will come out with a set of detailed placement reports very soon, till then stay tuned to careeranna for more updates.
Disclaimer: The facts and figures have been released in the public domain by these institutes. Hence it is upto the students to verify the claims made in this article.