Audited IIM Ahmedabad Placement Report 2019 has been released. Highest salary offered at IIM Ahmedabad stands at INR 70 lakh per annum and Average Domestic Salary stands at INR 25.83 lakh per annum. Let us have a detailed look at Audited IIM Ahmedabad Placement Report 2019.

Audited IIM Ahmedabad Placement Report 2019

Average Domestic Salary INR 25.83 lpa
Highest Domestic Salary INR 70 lpa
Average International Salary INR 56.8 lpa
Highest International Salary INR 83.5 lpa
No. of PPOs Accepted 131
Students opting out of placements 10
No. of Different Roles offered 184
Students Accepting Offers 388
Students Starting Startups 2
No. of Recruiters 131

Although, IIM Ahmedabad had completed its Final Placement Process 2019 for PGP 2017-19 batch in three days with all the three clusters in placement process getting over February 14, 2019 with 12 cohorts, it is the policy of IIM Ahmedabad to release the placement statistics after IPRS Audit in the month of October. Top Recruiters from multiple domains participated across the 3 clusters in the Final Placements. IIM Ahmedabad placement 2019 progressed leaps and bounds in all the three clusters. The first and second clusters of the IIM Ahmedabad Final Placement 2019 for the PGP 2017-19 batch were held on February 8 and 11, 2019 respectively and the third and final cluster was held on February 14, 2019.

Top Recruiters
About 123 firms participated with 184 different roles in the placement process in 2019. Firms which made the most offers on campus included Accenture, The Boston Consulting Group and PwC. Accenture made the most offers at the end of the final placement process with 23 offers, followed by BCG with 17 and PwC with 14 offers. Among global banks, JP Morgan and HSBC were the largest recruiters, having picked 5 8, 4 students respectively. In the sales and marketing domain, AB InBev extended the maximum 7 offers followed by HUL with 4 offers. With 7 offers, ABG was the largest recruiter in the General Management cohort. Microsoft extended 8 offers, the highest in the Enterprise Tech cohort. In BFSI, FinIQ extended the maximum number of 11 offers.

The Banking, Financial Services 8, Insurance recruiters included firrns like American Express, Bajaj Finserv, FinIQ and HSBC. Sales and marketing roles were offered by regular recruiters like HUL, Nestle, P&G, Reckitt Benckiser and Wipro Consumer Care among others. The General Management cohort saw participation from Aditya Bids Group, C.K. Bids and Tata Administrative Services among others. The Consurner Services cohort saw participation from firms like Etihad and IndiGo. The Enterprise Tech and Consumer Tech cohorts saw participation from firms like Magicpin, Microsoft and 0Y0 Rooms among others.

IIM Ahmedabad Placement Process
IIM Ahmedabad completed its Final Placement Process 2019 for PGP 2017-19 batch in three clusters and three days. The third and final cluster placement at IIM Ahmedabad had concluded on February 14, 2019 with 12 cohorts. Top Recruiters from multiple domains participated across the 3 clusters in the Final Placements. IIM Ahmedabad placement 2019 progressed leaps and bounds in all the three clusters. The first and second clusters of the IIM Ahmedabad Final Placement 2019 for the PGP 2017-19 batch were held on February 8 and 11, 2019 respectively and the third and final cluster was held on February 14, 2019.

Top Recruiters in cluster three were in the Consumer Tech cohort. They included firms like Microsoft, Ola, Paytm and Uber. Paytm extended the highest number of 10 offers in this cluster (including pre-placement offers). The cluster cohort process in IIM Ahmedabad Placement reinforces the candidate-recruiter fit that the Cluster-Cohort system offers.

Top recruiters in cluster two included the CK Birla Group making the highest number of 10 offers (including pre-placement offers), closely followed by the Aditya Birla Group, Flipkart & Samsung with 9 offers each.

Placement 2019: 3rd Cluster
IIM Ahmedabad conducted Cluster 3 of the Final Placement Process for the PGP Class of 2019 on February 14, 2019. The third cluster comprised 12 cohorts, which included BFSI, Consumer Tech, Core Manufacturing & Infrastructure, Education & Tech, Enterprise Tech, Food & Dairy, Govt. Enterprises, IT Consulting, Pharma & Healthcare, Renewable Energy & GreenTech, Social Enterprises & NGO, and Textiles.

Top Recruiters in General Management & Leadership
The General Management and Leadership cohort comprised recruiters such as the Aditya Birla Group, CK Birla Group, Emaar, Mahindra, Reliance, RPG and Tata Administrative Services

Top Recruiters in Retail B2B
The Retail B2B & B2C cohort consisted of firms like Amazon, Flipkart and Myntra among others.

Having always had a healthy mix of diverse cohorts, a variety of roles were offered to IIM Ahmedabad students during Cluster 2. General Management firms, offering leadership roles in Conglomerates across geographies, closely followed by Consumer Goods firms, extended the highest number of offers (including pre-placement offers). This is a reaffirmation of the quality of the program at IIMA.

PGP-FABM Placement 2019
Alongwith the PGP Placement data, IIM Ahmedabad has released the audited placement report for PGP FABM 2017-19 batch with salary details.

Closely following the PGP Placement 2019, IIM Ahmedabad conducted the Final Placement Process for the PGP–FABM (Post-Graduate Programme in Food and Agribusiness Management) for the batch of 2017-19 on February 11, 2019. The Placement 2019 witnessed opportunities in a diverse set of industries within the food, agribusiness and allied sectors.

PGP – FABM 2019 Placement: Highlights

  • Highest Salary Offered: Rs.27,00,000 Per Annum
  • Average Salary for the Batch: Rs.15,90,729 Per Annum
  • Total Eligible Students for Placement: 45
  • Number of students who sought placement: 43
  • Number of recruiters: 27
  • Total Offers extended: 51
  • Top Recruiters: Godrej Agrovet, PI Industries, Jain Irrigation, Pioneering Ventures, Ninjacart, Waycool

Social Sector
One student from the batch opted to work for a nonprofit foundation for a conglomerate. This shows the inclination of students to work in the social and development sector.

IIM-A FABM Placement 2019: Top Recruiters
A total of 27 firms took part in the process from varying sectors like FMCG, Agri Inputs and Services, Food Processing and Supply Chain, Food and Agribusiness PE-VC, Food and Agri Consulting, Agri Cornmodity Trading, e-commerce, and retail.

Total of 51 offers were extended to the students. Firms such as Godrej Agrovet, PI Industries, Jain Irrigation, Pioneering Ventures, Ninjacart and Waycool extencied 3 offers each. The process welcomed first time-recruiters like Ernst and Young (EY), RBL Bank, and Reliance Foundation. Regular recruiters like ADM, Pioneering Ventures, Reckitt Benckiser, Cloudtail, and General Mills reaffirmed their confidence in the Program and Placement process by extending multiple offers.

First Time Recruiters
The batch attracted a diverse pool of recruiters, ranging from MNCs as well as upcoming start-up firms in the agri-business domain like Agrostar, Gramophone and Our Foods.

Roles Offered
The students explored opportunities across multiple roles in Finance, Sales and Marketing, Supply Chain, Operations, Commodity Trading, Project Management, and Consulting. The process, with the continuation of “Dream Appkation”, helped students choose sectors and roles that best fit their career aspirations.