44% increase in the batch size was no deterrent in IIM Raipur final Placement 2018. On the contrary IIM Raipur witnessed 65 new recruiters among 150 recruiting companies who participated in Placement 2018 at IIM Raipur.
IIM Raipur has a batch size of 201 students for Placement 2018 as against 141 last year, still the institute wrapped up the final placements for its flagship program, Post Graduate Program (PGP) in Management for 2016-18 class with 37% increase in placement offers.
150 Companies from varied domains reinstated their belief in IIM Raipur, owing to the diversity in academic background and work experience of the students. Backed by strong industrial relations, the placement season of 2017-18 witnessed an overwhelming participation from previous recruiters along with a host of new recruiters vying for some of the country’s best minds.
The institute continues to ride high on its strong relationship with the corporate from India and abroad, with organizations from different sectors expressing interest in recruitment. The batch of 2016-18 consisted of students from diverse academic backgrounds and work experience with the largest ever batch size of 201 students as against 141 in 2017. The future leaders have proved their mettle at every opportunity presented to them. More than 150 recruiters including 65 new recruiters showed interest in the final placement process 2018 as against total 140 recruiters last year.
Average & highest salary
The outgoing batch of 2016-18 consisted of 44% more students than last year. There are 201 students with diverse academic back ground and work experience in the 2016-18 batch as against 141 students last year.
The highest package offered in Placement 2018 is Rs. 22.05 lakhs per annum. The average salary in placement 2018 at IIM Raipur stood at Rs. 12.45 lakhs. The median salary stood at 12.15 LPA. The average salary offered to the top 10 percentile, top 25 percentile and the top 50 percentile of the batch were INR 22.13 LPA, INR 17.51 LPA and INR 15.76 LPA respectively.
Recruiters increase to 150 from 140
More than 150 recruiters showed interest in the final placement process in 2018 as against 140 recruiters last year. The highlight of the season was the participation of 65 plus new recruiters with whom the institute anticipates building a sustainable relationship.
The Institute’s legacy of being a preferred destination for the corporate for talent acquisition, continues to be the characteristic feature of the fast-growing Institute.
Sales & Marketing: 32% Share in Placement 2018
Sales and Marketing was a standout amongst the profiles offered this season. Sales and marketing established itself as the most sought-after domain as 32% of the batch received offers for these roles. The pioneer recruiters who expressed interest were Artius Interiors, Berger Paints, Bharat Forge, Birla Gold, Chai Point, Coffee Day Beverages, DCM Sriram, Decorazzi, DS Group, Godrej, TAFE, Tata Steel, Ultratech, ValueLabs.
Consulting & Analytics: 26% Share in Placement
Analytics & Consulting profiles saw a tremendous rise, with 26% students getting impactful roles in some of the most prestigious companies. Key recruiters in this domain were Analytics Quotient, Backspace Consulting ,Career Launcher, CP Group, Deloitte, EdCIL, GMR, Latentview Analytics, Mu Sigma
IT & Operations: 23% Share in Placement
A plethora of offers were also made in Operations & IT domain with many companies offering strategic roles. Prominent recruiters were Accenture, Air Charter Services, APL Apollo, BigWin Infotech, Blue Star, Cholamandalam, Cognizant, Decathlon, Indiamart, Infosys BPM, iVIS International, Kwench Global Technologies, Mphasis, Mu Sigma, Rentomojo, Tredence Analytics,VM Ware, Wipro
Human Resources: 4% Share ion Placement
The Human Resources domain saw a surge in demand from the industry this year with several firms offering the HR profiles. Prominent recruiters in Human Resource domain were Deloitte, DTDC, Jaipur Rugs, Reliance, RITES among others.
Finance: 15% Share in Placement
IIM Raipur witnessed spectacular recruitment of its students in Finance domain. Prominent recruiters were Aditya Birla SunLife Insurance, Analytics Quotient, Axis Bank, Decimal Point, Deloitte, Fino Payments Bank, Futures First, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Larsen & Toubro, Purnartha, RBL Bank, Spandana Sphoorty ,Trafigura, TresVista Financial Services
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Raipur is headed by Prof Bharat Bhaskar who has recently taken over as Director of IIM Raipur. IIM Raipur was set up by the Government of India, Ministry of Human Resource Development in 2010 at Raipur, the capital of Chhattisgarh. Chhattisgarh is one of the fastest growing states of India with its rich mineral, forest, natural and local resources.
Presently IIM Raipur operates from the Government Engineering College Campus, Raipur. The Government of Chhattisgarh has allotted over 200 acres of land for the under construction campus of IIM Raipur campus in Naya Raipur. The proposed campus will be a state-of-the-art campus presenting a blissful mix of modern architecture, culture & heritage of Chhattisgarh
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