IIM Kashipur Placement 2019: Average Salary up at Rs.12.24 LPA; Records 100% Placement

IIM Kashipur Placement 2019
Monday, March 18 2019, 11:00 AM
IIM Kashipur has concluded final Placement 2019 successfully for PGP 2017-19 batch with rise in average salary to Rs.12.24 lakhs from earlier Rs.12.19 lakhs. Haghiest domestic salary has stood at Rs.28 lakhs. For the 8th consecutive year IIM Kashipur has recorded 100% placement. A total of 72 companies made placement offers with 215 roles to 196 students who participated in final campus

Placement 2018 at IIM Kashipur has concluded successfully with 55% increase in the number of offers and 45% increase in number of recruiters. Despite the fact that batch size has increased by 40%, IIM Kashipur has proved that it is not the least achiever while talking about the placements. Among the 6 new IIMs who started operation in 2010-11, IIM Kashipur is at par with many IIMs in grabbing high international pay packages.

Achieving yet again 100% placements for the 8th consecutive year, IIM Kashipur has concluded successfully final placement 2019 for the PGP 2017-19 batch at its campus with 72 companies participating in the placement process.

Students were placed across sectors such as BFSI, FMCG, Healthcare, Advertising, Technology, Manufacturing, Operations, E-Commerce, Retail among others. A total of 72 companies made offers in the placement season 2019 with 215 positions to 196 students who participated for placements through the institute.

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Despite the large batch size, IIM Kashipur has proved that it is not the least achiever while talking about the placements. Among the 6 new IIMs who started operation in 2010-11, IIM Kashipur is at par with many IIMs in grabbing high pay packages. The highest compensation offered was 28 LPA INR. The average salary for the season was INR 12.24 LPA with the top 10 percentile students getting an average salary of INR 24 LPA.

Speaking on the successful completion of placement 2019, Dr. K N Badhani, Director, IIM Kashipur said, “It gives me immense pleasure to announce that IIM Kashipur has achieved its 100% placement for 2017-19 batch. We are thankful to all the recruiter for being a partner in progress of the Institute’’

Placement Highlights

  • 100% Placement for 8th Consecutive Year
  • Average Salary up at Rs.12.24 LPA from Rs.12.19 LPA
  • Highest Salary stood at Rs.28 LPA
  • 72 Recruiters made 215 offers to 196 students
  • BFSI emerged as largest recruiting sector

Key Placement Trends
The PGP 2017-19 batch participating in placement 2019 has increased to 196 students as compared to 171 last year and is the largest so far. Placement trends during three year at IIM Kashipur are as under:

Placement year
Average Salary (Rs.in Lakhs)
Highest Salary (Rs.in Lakhs)

Top RecruitersThere were 72 companies coming for campus recruitments at IIM Kashipur in Placement 2019. Some of the prominent recruiters that have shown interest in IIM Kashipur students are ICICI Bank, RBL Bank, TATA Capital, HDFC Bank, Yes Bank, Aditya Birla,  Deloitte, KPMG, E&Y, MAQ Software, Futures First, eClerx, Godrej, RECL, Reliance Jio, Coffee Day Beverages, JSPL, Tata Motors, OYO among others. 

Sectoral Placement
Maximum share in recruitment came from the BFSI sector followed by consultancy, IT/Analytics. Among others. Top recruiters sector wise are:

BFSI: Major Recruiting Sector
BFSI sector continued to be the dominant player in recruitment with renowned firms like ICICI Bank, RBL Bank, TATA Capital, HDFC Bank, Muthoot Group, Yes Bank, Capital Trust, Swadhaar Finserve, Aditya Birla Sun Life Insurance, etc., offering lucrative positions to students across domains such as marketing, finance, retail, operations and HR.

Consultation & Analytics
The institute also saw a large number of roles in the Consultation and Analytics field offered by organizations like Deloitte, KPMG, E&Y, MAQ Software, Futures First, eClerx among others.

Major brands like Godrej and Boyce, RECL, Aditya Birla Capital, Reliance Jio, Coffee Day Beverages, MAQ Software, JSPL, Tata Motors, OfBusiness, OYO, BYJU’s also participated in the recruitment process offering students roles across multiple domains.

There were 37 first time recruiters that included prominent organizations like Aditya Birla Capital, Coffee Day Beverages, JSPL, OfBusiness, Godrej & Boyce, 4TiGO participating in this year’s placement season.

Speaking on another year of successful placement, Dr. Kunal Ganguly, Chairperson (Placements), IIM Kashipur, said “The institute has recorded a significant percent increase in placement statistics both in terms of package and diversity. The placement scene is the testimony of the belief that recruiters have on the students of the institute.”

IIM Kashipur commenced operations from July 2011 with Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM), a two year full time residential programme. The programme lays emphasis on all-round personality development and inculcates the values of leadership, entrepreneurship and integrity.The Institute also offers a 2 year weekend Executive Post Graduate Programme (EPGPM) for working executives. Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) and Executive Fellow Programme (EFPM) are the two doctoral programmes launched in 2015 and 2014 respectively. The faculty at IIM Kashipur represent the best mix of academic and industrial experiences.

In a span of eight years, IIM Kashipur has emerged as a leading management institute. It is placed at 20th position among management institutions under the National Institutional Ranking Framework 2018 by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India and was also featured as top 20 entrepreneurial Business School by Entrepreneur India.

IIM Kashipur handles different projects such as global practices in continuing legal education, MGNREGA. It has also established a Design and Innovation Centre by MHRD and agribusiness incubator by Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare. IIM Kashipur has also introduced Online Certificate Programmes in association with Talentedge, Safexpress, Safe Educate and Nulearn. The institute has international linkage with ALBA, Greece; Aalborg, Denmark; AIT, Bangkok; ESDES Lyon Business School, France and FPT School of Business, Vietnam. Recently IIM Kashipur has signed MOUs with Coller School of Management, Tel Aviv, ICPE, Slovenia and Woosong University, University of Salford.

IIM Kashipur is the first IIM outside the metropolitan cities and is located in one of the most densely industrialized regions in the country with over 180 industries having plants in and around the region. This places the Institute at a vantage point when it comes to ‘Learning by Doing’ via frequent industry interactions and live projects. IIM Kashipur believes in a strong industry connect and has invested in developing relationships with local industries.

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