IIM Calcutta Summer Placements: The IIM Calcutta Summer Placements for the PGP Class of 2020 has been completed and the institute has achieved 100% placements for its 2018-2020 PGP batch. 120 companies made multiple offers to 458 students of the 55th batch at IIM Calcutta.
The highest number of offers during the summers came in from the Banking and Financial Services domain (26%). Citibank was the largest recruiter in this sector. Other prominent recruiters were Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Barclays, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs among the others.
The Consulting domain was another prominent recruiter with 22% accepted offers during the IIM Calcutta Summer Placements. Boston Consulting Group made the maximum number of offers in this sector while the others like McKinsey & Co, Bain & Co, A.T. Kearney, and Alvarez & Marsal also recruited from the campus.
The campus saw active participation from FMCG giants such as Hindustan Unilever, Procter & Gamble, ITC, RB, Colgate Palmolive, Johnson & Johnson, Coca Cola, General Mills, Dabur, Nestle, and Jubilant Foodworks. AB InBev was the largest recruiter in the domain. In healthcare, recruiters such as Dr.Reddy’s, Glenmark, Medtronic, Stryker, Boehringer Ingelheim too offered roles across the functional domains.
Conglomerates such as Mahindra & Mahindra, Reliance, Tata Administrative Services, RPG, JSW offered leadership roles, with the Aditya Birla Group making the highest number of offers in the domain this year as well.
Product Management, Operations, and E-Commerce hired 15% of the class of 2020. Recruiters included Amazon, Uber, Cloudtail, Flipkart, OLX, Swiggy, Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages among the others. Bharat Petroleum Corporation returned to the campus with four offers, technology firms such as Capgemini, Microsoft, Tata Consultancy Services hired summer interns from this batch as well.
About 10% of the recruiters in this season were first-time recruiters. Boehringer Ingelheim, Byju’s, Grofers, Kimberly Clark, PhonePe, Salesforce, Stryker were the top new recruiters in IIM Calcutta Summer Placements.
IIM Calcutta Summer Placements: Key Highlights
- The highest number of offers were from the Banking and Financial Services domain, upholding the reputation of IIM Calcutta as the ‘Finance Campus‘ with 26% offers.
- Within the Banking and Financial Services sector, Citibank was the largest recruiter in the campus.
- The Consulting sector had 100+ accepted offers, with the Boston Consulting Group making the maximum number of offers in IIM Calcutta Summer Placements.
- Within the FMCG sector, Anheuser-Busch InBev was the largest recruiter.
- The Aditya Birla Group was the largest recruiter at IIM Calcutta for General Management and the Leadership roles.
- 15% of the class of 2020 was hired by recruiters from Product Management, E-Commerce, and Operations.
- 10% of the recruiters in IIM Calcutta Summer Placements this year were first-time recruiters. Boehringer Ingelheim, Grofers, Byju’s, Kimberly Clark, PhonePe, Salesforce, Stryker were the top new companies that recruited from IIM Calcutta this year.
IIM Calcutta Summer Placements: Consulting, BFSI & Healthcare
Top recruiters in this domain included the Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey & Company, Goldman Sachs, Hindustan Unilever, Procter & Gamble, Nestle etc.
|Management Consulting||Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey & Co, Bain & Co, A.T. Kearney, Alvarez & Marsal|
|BFSI||Citi Bank, Bank of America, Barclays, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs|
|Consumer Goods||HUL, P&G, ITC, RB, Colgate Palmolive, Johnson & Johnson, Coca Cola, General Mills, Dabur, Nestle, AB InBev, Jubilant Foodworks|
|Healthcare||Dr. Reddy’s, Glenmark, Medtronic, Stryker, Boehringer Ingelheim|
IIM Calcutta Summer Placements: General Management, E-commerce & Operations
Top recruiters in this domain included Mahindra & Mahindra, TAS, Amazon, Uber, Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages, the Aditya Birla Group etc.
|General Management & Leadership||Mahindra & Mahindra, TATA Administrative Services, Reliance, RPG, JSW, Aditya Birla Group|
|Technology||Capgemini, Microsoft, Tata Consultancy Services|
|Product Management, E-Commerce, & Operations||Amazon, Uber, Flipkart, Cloudtail, OLX, Swiggy, Hindustan Coca Cola Beverages, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited|
Keeping the same tag high as the Finance Campus of India, the highest number of offers around 26% came from the Banking and Financial services sector. The summer internship is a mandatory part of the PGDM course curriculum. The students enrolled in the PGDM course at IIM, Calcutta are allowed to gain exposure through the summer internship process. Months before the Summer Placements, the students are prepared to take up the corporate world and make a final career decision during their internship days.
The Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC) was established as the first national institute for Post-Graduate studies and Research in Management by the Government of India in the year 1961. Over the years, IIMC has grown into a top B-school and matured institution with a global reputation, imparting high-quality management education to the students.
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