Changing placement scenario as recruiters become focused, post pandemic
According to Prof. Rajneesh Chauhan, Dean, Corporate Relations at FORE School of Management, “It is not that recruitment is not happening in this pandemic situation, the placement scenario has changed with time and has become very focused now. Areas such as, insurance and mutual funds, fintech, healthcare management, business analytics, FMCG, E-Commerce, IT/ITeS etc. are recruiting. SIPs are happening in the virtual mode. The Business schools which have revised curriculum and meet the industry requirements are preferred by recruiters.” FORE School of Management, New Delhi releases interim placement report for the PGDM, PGDM(IB) & PGDM(FM) Batch 2019-21. The highest domestic offer this year as of February 2021 is Rs. 19.73 lakh per annum of the 78 % of students that have received offers and accepted job offers, so far. Top recruiters are Amazon Development Centre, HCL Technologies, Infosys, Cognizant, Tech Mahindra, ICICI Bank, Dell, Deloitte USI, ITC, Asian Paints, GEP, Nestle, TATA Power, TTK HealthCare, Relaxo Footwear’s Ltd. Wipro Digital Operations & Platforms Novartis, Schneider Electric, Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles Ltd, Genpect and many others. For the batch 2018-20. Average salary was Rs. 10.6 Lakh per annum and the highest salary offered was Rs. 30 Lakh per annum. A total of 36 pre placement offers or PPOs were offered.