In this article we bring to you IIM Ahmedabad Placement Report 2018, a non IPRS audit based initial release of IIM Ahmedabad Placement Report 2018.

IIM Ahmedabad Placement Report 2018

Key Highlights

  1. Students were hired across 23 different cohorts, with more than 47 different firms hiring from diverse sectors such as Technology, Banking, Consulting, General Management, and Analytics.
  2. Accenture Strategy was the top recruiter in Management Consulting sector with 18 offers.
  3. Tata Administrative Services was the top recruiter in the General Management cohort (7 offers).
  4. There were 176 dream applications this year.
  5. 40 new companies were involved in recruitment this year. 125 firms participated and 150 roles were offered in the recruitment process for 2018.
  6. Accenture Strategy made 18 offers, the highest number of offers this year at IIM Ahmedabad.
  7. 6 students opted out of the placement process to work on their own ventures, under the guidance of the Centre for Innovation, Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE), IIM Ahmedabad.

Other Important Highlights

  • Amongst global banks, HSBC and JP Morgan were the top recruiters with 5 offers each.
  • Under Banking, Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI) recruiters, American Express presented the maximum number of offers (8 offers)
  • In the Sales and Marketing cohort, Airtel was the top recruiter with 8 offers, followed by HUL (5 offers).
  • Microsoft extended 8 offers, the highest in the Enterprise Tech cohort.

Top Recruiters – Profile Wise

Management Consulting

Accenture Strategy, A T Kearney, Bain & Co, Mckinsey, Deloitte, Oliver Wyman and the Boston Consulting Group. 

General Management

Aditya Birla Group, Tata Administrative Services, RPG Group, C K Birla and JSW Group. 

Investment Banking

Barclays, Credit Suisse, Citibank, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, J P Morgan and Standard Chartered. 

Sales and Marketing

Hindustan Unilever, P&G, Nestle, Mondelez, Reckitt Benckiser, Wipro Consumer Care, Airtel and Asian Paints.

Technology and E-Commerce

Microsoft, Amazon, OYO Rooms, Star TV, UPGrad, Samsung and Indigo.