The placement process at FMS Delhi was divided into two parts, the lateral and the final placement processes. Students with greater than 18 months of work experience prior to their MBA participated in the Lateral placement process in December 2016. Subsequently, the Final placement process for the remaining students was held in January 2017.
FMS Delhi Placement Report 2017
Sales & Marketing
Apart from winning corporate competitions like Asian Paints Canvas and Dr. Reddy’s Amethyst, placements at FMS are a testament to why the college is referred to as the “Marketing Campus of the Country”. 30% of the total offers were received in this domain. Apart from legacy recruiters in the FMCG domain, sales/marketing roles were offered in the Automobile, Media, Retail, Telecom and Industrial Goods.
AB InBev, Akzonobel, Alshaya, Asian Paints, Bajaj, Bennett Coleman & Co. Ltd., Dr. Reddy’s, Godrej, GSK, Hindustan Unilever Ltd., Hughes Communications, IBM, Indian Oil Corp. Ltd., ITC, JSW, Nestle, PepsiCo, Philips, Pidilite, RB, RPG Group, Sony Music, Star, Tata Sky, Tata Steel, Vedanta, Vodafone, Wipro and Yes Bank were among the others to offer the profile.
Breaking the trend this year, students at FMS received a greater number of offers in E-Commerce/IT/Operations roles as compared to last year. There was an increase of 50% in the number of students placed in such roles. Legacy recruiters such as Amazon, Uber and Paytm recruited for their coveted roles. The process also saw the participation of first time recruiters such as Cloudtail, OfBusiness, Sharekhan and Wadi.
AB InBev, Amazon, Cloudtail, OfBusiness, IBM, Paytm, Sharekhan, Thoucentric, Times Internet, Uber, UHG, VMock Wadi and Wipro were the recruiters for the profile.
Over the past few years, FMS has seen a great increase in the number of people interested in Finance as a specialization. Offers were made across domains which included Investment Banking, Treasury, M&A, Private Equity, Corporate Banking and Corporate Finance.
Avendus Capital, Axis Bank, Axis Securities, Brand Capital, Citi Bank, Cloudtail, Crisil, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, ICICI Bank, Intellect Design, Indus Valley Partners, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Pernod Ricard, PTC India, RBL Bank, Reliance, RPG Group, SBI, SBI Capital Markets, Spandana Sphoorty, Standard Chartered and Yes Bank were the recruiters for Finance.
Accenture Strategy and EY Consulting recruited the maximum number of students with the firms recruiting 10 each. 35% of the batch got placed in consulting/general management roles. Highly coveted general management roles were offered by AB InBev, Aditya Birla Group, Airtel, Capgemini, Olam International, Godrej, Reliance, RPG Group, Tata Administrative Services and Tech Mahindra.
AB InBev, ABG, Accenture Strategy, Airtel, BCG, Capgemini E.L.I.T.E., Capgemini Consulting, Cognizant, Deloitte USI S&O, Dr. Reddy’s, EY Consulting, Godrej, HCL, i3 Consulting, IBM, Mount Meru, Olam International, PwC India, Reliance, RPG Group, TAS, Tata Communications andTech Mahindra were the companies offering roles in Consulting and General Management.