25% rise in pay packages in IIM Calcutta PGPEX placements
The IIM (Indian institute of management), Calcutta, directed the placement process for its PGPEX (Post Graduate Programme for Executives) recently. The placements saw a 25% rise in pay packages of the students as compared to the placement record of 2014. According to the placement reports, the average salary of last year's batch was Rs 22.69 lakh per annum.
A total of 55 companies came for the placement process. 44 students were made job offers, in which most of the offers made by these companies were for the mid-management to the senior-management level of job posts. Out of the 44 students who were offered placements, one chose to leave the previous employer, while three decided to continue working with their previous employers.
According to the placement records, the most number of job offers were made by consulting firms and IT products and the least number of jobs were offered by the e-commerce firms. The recruitments were conquered by real estate firms, power and analytics companies, KPOs and BPOs.
During the placement process, the maximum number of offers were made by Snapdeal, Micromax, Accenture, Google, Dell, Ford Motors, Oracle, Microsoft, Amazon, CESC, Deloitte Touche, Atos Consulting and Omni Active.