XLRI Placements 2019 have been successfully completed. Highest Salary offered at XLRI Placements 2019 is INR 50 lakh and Average Salary is INR 22.35 lakh. 

XLRI Placements 2019

Trends of XLRI Placements are shown below: 

Placement year
Average salary 
Median salary 
Placements 2019
22.35
21
Placements 2018
20.10
21
Placements 2017
19.21
19
Placements 2016
18.50
18

Key Highlights of XLRI Placements 2019 are:

  • Average Salary has increased to INR 22.35 lakh per annum from INR 20.1 lakhs per annum in 2018.
  • Median salary offered to the batch is INR 21 lakhs per annum
  • The highest salary offered in Placement 2019 stood at INR 50 lakhs per annum from the BFSI sector.
  • Total Number of PPOs accepted: 122
  • No. of first time recruiters: 19
  • The top segments based on roles offered were Consulting, Sales & Marketing and BFSI.
  • The Boston Consulting Group made the highest number of offers among the regular recruiters.
  • First-time recruiters included companies such as Allianz Global Investors, Bain & Co., Adani Group, Jubilant Foodworks, Rivigo, Experion, Belden, Xiaomi, Google, Udaan amongst others.
  • Placement witnessed Participation from PSUs like ONGC, GAIL and RECL.

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Number of PPOs has been on a continuous rise at XLRI Jamshedpur. Trends are shown below:

XLRI Placement year
PPOs
2019
122
2018
122
2017
121
2016
102
2015
 99
2014
 79

HR
XLRI is widely regarded as one of the best management colleges in the country for HR. The HR roles were offered by firms spanning the spectrum such as RPG, Lodha Group, Sapient, Accenture, ITC, JP Morgan and Chase, Udaan, ATG Tires, Ramco Systems, Colgate Palmolive and others. HR roles offered also included recruitment, HR consulting and HR analytics.

Consulting
Consulting was a big draw this year with firms such as The Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey & Co., Bain & Co., Accenture Strategy, Deloitte, PWC, AON, Mercer, KPMG, Vector Group, Everest Group and others participating in the process.

FMCG, Telecom and Media
XLRI has established itself as a campus preferred by FMCGs and the trend continued this year with top firms such as P&G, Hindustan Unilever, ITC, Colgate Palmolive, Asian Paints, Samsung, Philips, Dr Reddy’s and other participating. The process also saw participation from other firms in this segment such as Star and Bennet Coleman & Co. Roles in Sales & Marketing, Product Supply, Operations, IT and Human Resources were offered.

BFSI
Finance did exceedingly well this year aided by the participation of firms such as Allianz Global Investors, Citibank, HSBC, J.P Morgan Chase, Avendus Capital, DBS, IDFC First Bank, ICICI and others. The roles offered were Front End Investment Banking, Global and Corporate Banking, Wealth Management, Global Markets and Retail Banking. The increase in finance roles can be attributed to the increased number of candidates from the Finance specialization.

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General Management
Roles in General Management were offered by conglomerates such as TAS, Aditya Birla Group, Mahindra, Reliance Industries, Xiaomi, RPG, Capgemini ELITE, Bajaj Finserv, ACT and others. 

ITES, E-commerce and Analytics
The firms in this segment include Microsoft, Amazon, PayTM, Uber, Rivigo, Media.net, Google, Flipkart, Oyo Rooms, Tech Mahindra, EXL and others. The diverse set of roles offered were Program Manager, Product Manager, Catalog Manager, Business Development, Analytics and Recruiter.

Prof. Uday Damodaran, Chairperson, Placements for 2 yrs. PGDM Programs at XLRI Jamshedpur said, “This has been a good year for both of summer as well as final recruitments. This year’s performance at the Final Recruitment process reaffirms XLRI’s position as a preferred destination for recruiters and one of the leading b-schools in the country. We are extremely grateful to all the recruiters for showing belief in the XLRI brand and our students. We are hoping that our relationship with the recruiters will go from strength to strength and would be fruitful for all.”

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