VGSOM Placements 2019: VGSOM-IIT Kharagpur MBA Final Placements 2019 has achieved 100% placements with a record of Highest CTC amounting INR 20.5 LPA and the Lowest CTC also remaining high enough at INR 9.07 LPA. VGSOM Placements 2019 saw the participation of 123 students receiving 139 offers from 53 companies with 31 PPOs recording a rise of 35%. VGSOM-IIT Kharagpur offers MBA admission to the candidates on the basis CAT score followed by WAT & PI rounds respectively.
The first MBA College among the IITs, Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSOM), IIT Kharagpur has registered highly successful placement season for the MBA batch 2017-19 with a rise in Highest and Average CTC, and the number of PPOs as well as recording a higher lowest CTC. The two-year MBA at IIT Kharagpur is a full-time residential course for the graduates aspiring to choose a career in management. This Programme is one of the highly ranked MBA programmes in India.
VGSOM Placements 2019: Highlights
- Highest CTC Offered: INR 20.5 LPA.
- Average CTC for top 50% Batch is INR 15.5 LPA.
- Average CTC for top 25% Batch is INR 17 LPA.
- Median CTC for top 50% Batch is INR 15 LPA.
- Median CTC for top 25% Batch is INR 16.15 LPA.
- Number of PPOs up at 31, recording a 35% rise.
- 53 Recruiters made 139 offers to 123 students.
- Lowest CTC is INR 9.07 LPA.
- Top recruiters include Accenture, Bloomberg, Amazon, CRISIL, Deloitte, EY, eBay, clicklabs, Capital First, Genpact, Ford, PwC, IBM, JP Morgan, HSBC, ICICI Bank among others.
- Recruiters offered diverse roles in numerous departments such as Consulting, Analytics, Sales & Marketing, Operations, Finance among others.
VGSOM Placements 2019: Key Placement Trends
The number of recruiters at VGSOM-IIT Kharagpur final placement 2019 has gone up to 53, witnessing a 29% rise as that of last year. Total offers have gone up to 139 including PPOs, recording a rise of 24% over the last year. The Average CTC for top 50% batch rose to INR 15.5 LPA with the Median going up to INR 15 LPA. For the top 25% batch, the Average CTC stood at INR 17 LPA with Median remaining at INR 16.15 LPA.
VGSOM Placements 2019: Top Recruiters
VGSOM Placements 2019 saw the presence of many leading organizations including, Accenture, Bloomberg, Amazon, CRISIL, Deloitte, EY, eBay, clicklabs, Capital First, Genpact, Ford, PwC, IBM, JP Morgan Chase, HSBC, ICICI Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, HALMA, MAQ Software, Mu Sigma, Novartis, OYO, TITAN, TATA Power, Trafigura, Vedanta, Virtusa, Wipro, ZS among others who offered the students prestigious roles.
|BFSI||Capital First, JP Morgan Chase, HSBC, ICICI Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Edelweiss.|
|Consulting||Accenture, Deloitte, EY, PwC, Mu Sigma, CRISIL, Cummins, Trafigura.|
|General Management||OYO, TITAN, TATA Power, Trafigura, Vedanta, Virtusa, Genpact, Ford, IBM.|
|IT/ITES||Accenture Digital, Bloomberg, Wipro, ZS, MAQ Software.|
VGSOM Placements 2019: Sectoral Placement
Consulting remained as the top recruiting sector with 24% contribution. Closely followed by Analytics with 22% contribution in VGSOM Placements 2019. Operations & Retail contributed 17% share while Sales & Marketing contributed 13% share followed by Finance & HR with 12%. IT/ITES contributed 7% share and General Management had a share of 5% in VGSOM Placements 2019.
|Operations & Retail||17%|
|Sales & Marketing||13%|
|Finance & HR||12%|
Master of Business Administration (MBA) is the flagship programme offered at VGSOM-IIT Kharagpur. It is a full-time four semester 2 years residential programme. The programme is meant for the graduate engineers, Master’s degree holders in Science, Economics, and Commerce who wish to pursue Management career in India.
Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSOM) was set up as the first school of Management among the IITs in the year 1993. VGSOM was established with the aim to develop managers with a strong technological background. VGSOM was launched following the model of Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) USA. Apart from flagship MBA, VGSOM offers Doctoral Programme (Ph.D.) in Management, Executive MBA at the IIT Kharagpur campus in Kolkata and IIT Bhubaneswar campus. VGSOM has a tie-up with the Royal Danish Embassy, Dhaka in 2000 to provide Management Development Programmes for the mid-level managers in Bangladesh and since then VGSOM has been regularly organizing MDPs and seminars to cater to various industry needs.