Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIM K) declared final placement report for the PGP batch 2018-20 which witnessed a 12% increase in the average salary and 12.4% increase in the median salary from last year.
The batch of 413 students which participated in the placements process where offered rolls by 131 recruiters - Cisco, Citrix, JDA, Microsoft, Myntra, VMware, Amazon, Flipkart, Ninjacart, ABFRL, Asian Paints, Bajaj Auto, GE Healthcare, HUL, Lenovo, Maruti, Accenture Strategy, Bain & Co., BCG, Deloitte, EY, Infosys Consulting, Axis Bank, Citi Bank, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, D.E.Shaw, HDFC Bank, HSBC, Airtel, Capgemini, Mahindra, Reliance, RPG Group and others.
The average salary increased from Rs. 20.6 LPA to Rs. 23.08 LPA while the median salary increased from Rs. 18.5 LPA to Rs. 20.8 LPA as compared to last year.
The top 50% of the students bagged an average salary of 26.69 LPA, a 12.5% increase from the last year. Average salary of the top 5 percentile is 40.66 LPA; average salary of the top 25 percentile is 31.38 LPA; Median salary offered is 20.8 LPA.
29% students placed in Consulting sector followed by 21% in Finance; 19% in sales and marketing; 14% in IT/ Analytics; 9% in operations and 8% in Gen Management.
IIM Kozhikode: The Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIM Kozhikode or IIMK) set up in 1996 by the Government of India in collaboration with the State Government of Kerala is one of the 20 Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs). It was the fifth IIM to be established. IIM K is AMBA accredited Business Schools. IIM Kozhikode offers PGP, Post Graduate Programme in Business Leadership (PGP-BL), Post Graduate Programme in Liberal Studies & Management (PGP- LSM), PGP-Finance, EPGP, FPM, MDP, FDP and EPGP program Kochi Campus.