BY : Kampuzz Team

Date : 25-03-2015

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MBA Placement Trend: ecommerce, Pharma & Consulting ahead

IIM Lucknow’s placements, also known as the higher entry placement process (HEPP). In that placement, the total batch size is 430 and about 50% of the students are eligible for HEPP.  The top recruiters in HEPP are such as Aditya Birla Group, Amazon, Capgemini, Cognizant, Deloitte, Emerson, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Google, HCL and ICICI Bank among others.

In IIM lucknow about 20% companies are coming first time and these recruiters are from e-commerce, pharmaceutical, FMCG, real estate and IT sectors. Some top companies are visiting IIM lucknow such as the Middle East, Africa and south east Asia. There was also an increase in the number of entrepreneurial roles offered by start-up companies operating in the e-commerce arena. Some companies’ offer additional profiles and higher roles than those offered in the last two years.


The placements in the field of E-commerce, IT, pharma and consulting seem to have improved from last year. There is a good scope of FMCG, sales and marketing companies with a lot of legacy recruiters coming in as per the early trends. The salary of MAB candidate has gone up by 10-15% and there has been a 20-30% increase in the number of companies in placements.