IIM Calcutta has released the data of Final Placement Report 2018. Average Salary at IIM Calcutta for MBA Class of 2018 was INR 24.2 lakh pa and Highest Salary (international) offered was INR 75 lakh pa. Median Salary offered was INR 22 lakh pa. Accenture was the top recruiter with 27% of the batch getting placed in Consulting Sector.

IIM Calcutta Final Placement Report 2018

Key Highlights

  • Batch Size: 432 Students
  • Batch Profile: Male-83%; Female 17%
  • Placement over in 3 DAYS
  • 130 Recruiters
  • 479 total placement offers
  • Highest Salary: Rs.75 Lakhs
  • Average Salary: Rs. 24.2 Lakhs
  • Median Salary: Rs.22 Lakhs
  • 133 Pre Placement Offers
  • 127 Lateral Placement Offers
  • 219 Final Placement Offers

The large batch of 432 students at IIM Calcutta has received 479 placement offers from 130 prominent recruiters in Placement 2018. 

Average Salary at IIM Calcutta for MBA Class of 2018 was INR 24.2 lakh pa and Highest Salary (international) offered was INR 75 lakh pa.

While Consulting sector has claimed 27% share in placement 2018 with Accenture emerging as top recruiter, the highest salary offer has been made in Sales and Marketing domain. Out of the 130 companies who participated in Placement 2018, 50% came from Consulting and finance while Consulting along constituted for 27% share in placement.

IIM Calcutta has shared the top recruiters and among them Accenture strategy tops the list. Other top recruiters in Placement 2018 are  J P Morgan & Co, Bank of America, Amazon, Aditya Birla Group, Star, EXL, Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, Bessemer Venture Partners, Goldman Sachs and CitiBank, Bessemer Venture Partners,  Flipkart, Microsoft, Uber, Credit Suisse, HSBC, Avendus, Deloitte, ATKearney, McKinsey, PWC, TAS, Zomato, Capgemini, Godrej, HUL, RIL, L&T, P&G, Reckitt Benckiser,Microsoft, CK Birla Group,  Indigo, Mahindra, GSK, Disney, Pepsico, Vedanta among others.

Sector wise Placement

Consulting: 27% placement offers
Consulting sector emerged as the highest recruiter contributing to 27% of the total offers made. Top recruiters in this sector were Accenture, AT Kearney, Bain, BCG, McKinsey.

There were 22% final offers; 19% Lateral offers and 42% PPOs in Placement 2018 in Consulting sector.  Maximum package in Consulting was Rs. 33 Lakhs while Average package was Rs. 27 Lakhs

Finance: 23% offers
Finance sector continued to churn out a high number of offers strengthening the image of IIM Calcutta as the Finance campus of Asia. 23% of the total offers were made in this sector by top recruiters like J P Morgan & Co, Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, Bessemer Venture Partners, Goldman Sachs and CitiBank. 

Out of the total 109 offers, 28% were the final placement offs, 20% Lateral Placement offers and 17% were the PPOs. The highest salary recorded in finance domain was Rs.70 lakhs while Average salary was Rs. 25 Lakhs per annum.

Sales & Marketing: Highest Package Domain  
Sales & Marketing recorded a maximum package of Rs.75 lakhs and average package of Rs. 20 lakhs per annum. Out of the total 16% offers, there were 17% final offers, 9% Lateral offers and 20% PPOs in this domain.

IT & Analytics
IT and Analytics contributed 8% of total offers with highest salary of Rs. 20 Lakhs and Average salary of Rs. 17 lakhs. Out of the total offers, 11% were the final offers, 8% Lateral offers and 1% were the PPOs.

General Management
General management contributed 14% placement offers. The maximum salary offered in this domain was Rs. 26 lakhs and average salary was Rs.22 lakhs. Out of the total offers, there were 14% final offers, 20% lateral offers and 11% PPOs.

E-Commerce, OPS & PRODMAN
A contribution of 12% was seen in this domain. There were 7% final offers, 25% Lateral offers and 9% PPOs. Highest salary recorded in this domain was Rs.49 lakhs and average salary was Rs.29 Lakhs

First time recruiter at IIM Calcutta in Placement 2018 included Bessemer Venture Partners, the oldest venture capital firm in the United States of America. 

Domain wise Final Offers

Domain
Highest Salary (Rs. in Lakhs)
Average Salary (Rs. in Lakhs)
Consulting
33
26
E-commerce, Ops & ProdMan
45
20
Finance
70
24
General Management
26
22
IT & Analytics
17
17
Marketing
75
20
Overall
75
22

IIM Calcutta Placement 2018: Lateral Offers Domain wise (All Figures in INR Lakh per annum)

Domain name
Highest Lateral Offer
Average lateral offer 
Consulting
29
22
E-commerce, Ops & ProdMan
49 
32
Finance
35  
22
General Management
25 
23
IT & Analytics
20
18
Marketing
21
17
Overall
49
24

IIM Calcutta Placement 2018: Domain wise PPOs

Domain name
Highest PPO(Rs. in Lakhs)
Average PPO (Rs. in Lakhs)
Consulting
33
29
E-commerce, Ops & ProdMan
40
30
Finance
70
32
General Management
23
22
IT & Analytics
17
17
Marketing
27
21
Overall
70
27

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