This year too, most of the jobs offered during the final placements at the at Indian institute of Management (IIM) Trichy was in the consulting and analytics domains. 170 students from the post graduate programme in management (PGPM) batch 2017-19 have received job offers. Among them, one third were offered roles in consulting and analytics, making it the popular domain this season. It was followed by sales and marketing, and finance. 94 companies participated in the placements at IIM Trichy.
In line with emerging trends, notable roles offered across domains were of business analyst, financial analyst, risk analyst, product management, brand management and consulting This year, the campus saw new recruiter like Shell, Amazon, GAIL, Zenoti, KPMG, Ernst & Young, Nilkamal, IDFC Bank and Ujjivan Financial Services to name a few. JP Morgan Chase, Deloitte, L&T, Cognizant, ICICI Bank, Avalon Consulting, HCL, TAFE, ValueLabs, GMR Group and UltraTech Cement are some of the regular recruiters.
The highest annual compensation offer was Rs 35.15 lakh, an increase by 4.42% compared to last year. There has been a 100% increase in domestic offers with an annual compensation above Rs 30 lakh and a 44% increase in annual compensation above Rs 20 lakh. “We invest a lot in training and exposure in current industry trends and provide a holistic course structure for our students,” said Ayon Chakraborty, IIM placement chairperson. “While these initiatives make IIM Trichy a preferred destination for recruiters, final placement figures reflect on continuous efforts by IIM Trichy in building a strong relationships with the companies, their belief and trust in the institute,” he said. “The diversity in roles offered and the increase in average CTC show the pragmatic pedagogy at IIM Trichy. This also shows the continuous hard work of both students and faculty to stay abreast of industry changes,” said Bhimaraya Metri, director, IIM Trichy, while thanking regular recruiters for their valued support.