IIM Calcutta’s PGPEX Placements 2014

Indian Institute of Management Calcutta

PGPEX Placement Report – 8th Batch

Placements at IIM Calcutta’s PGPEX program saw 45 students placed out of 50 students. 3 students revert back to their previous organizations and 2 chose to opt out. IT/consulting and IT products firms led the charge with 12 and 10 offers each, followed by e-commerce with 8 offers. Other sectors which hired aggressively included Analytics, KPO, Power, BPO and Real estate. The roles offered to students ranged from mid to senior level with designations like Asst. General Manager, Solution Architect Director, Sr. Principal Consultant, DGM – Finance, Program Manager – IT, Manager – Ad Review Operations, Sr. Consultant, Delivery Manager, Manager - Strategy & Transformation Office, Manager – Pathways, Sr. Product Manager, Business Manager, Digital Marketing Manager, Solution Architect Manager and Manager- Decision Analytics.

Sector-wise Distribution of Offers

IT Products 12
Consulting / IT Consulting 10
E-Commerce 8
KPO 6
IT Services 4
Analytics 2
BPO 2
IT Software 2
Power 2
Real Estate 2
BPS 1
IT Sales 1
Nutraceuticals 1
Consumer Electronics 1
Total no of offers (Domestic) 54
Highest Salary Offered 33.70 Lacs
Average Salary 22.77 Lacs

A total of 55 Companies participated in the placement hiring process of which Accenture, Amazon, Dell, Microsoft, Google, Ford Motors (IT), Snapdeal, Atos Consulting, Deloitte Touche and Oracle with major offers.

The first time recruiters were Snapdeal, Atos Consulting,CESC, Ford Motors (IT), Omni Active, Oracle, Micromax, Protivity and Sears IT.