IIM Kozhikode Placements 2023: The Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIM K or IIM Kozhikode) recorded 100% placement for its two-year PGP programmes. The placements drive witnessed a total of 559 offers rolled out by 123 recruiters.
Around 33 per cent of total offers were rolled out by the consulting cluster this season while 26% of the offers were made in the financial sector, which is a 73% increase from last year, the institute claims.
The Information Technology and Analytics cluster contributed to 59 total offers from a combination of marquee recruiters and a few niche recruiters. Some of the major recruiters included – Bank of America, J P Morgan, Delloite, Mercedes Benz, Microsoft, and PepsiCo among others.
The mean salary for the graduating batch stands at Rs. 31.02 LPA, while the median is at Rs. 27 LPA. The average for the top 5 percentile of the offers is Rs. 62.04 LPA, an increase of 8% over last year and the average for the top 10 percentile stands at Rs. 55.2 LPA, an increase of over 4% over last year.
The highest salary package on campus is Rs. 67.02 LPA by a company from the IT sector.
Pro. (Dr.) Debashis Chatterjee, Director IIMK said, “The strong performance reflects the trust recruiters have built with the institute over the years and the appreciation for the diverse talent pool across the Institute’s portfolio of PGP programmes. The year also witnessed the successful placement of the silver jubilee batch of our flagship programme, PGP 25, which is a testimony to the reputation IIMK has built over the past three decades.”
Qambar Abidi, Placements Chairperson at IIM Kozhikode said, “The success of the placements season is a testimony to the recruiters’ continued confidence in IIMK’s talent pool. The strong connect with the IIMK alumni has been a pillar of enduring support to the institute.”
Around 33% of total offers were rolled out by the consulting cluster this season. Some of the long-term collaborative recruiters in this domain that participated are Accenture, Bain & Company, Boston Consulting Group, Deloitte, Everest Group, Experian, EY, KPMG, PwC, RedSeer, and Synergy Consulting.
The Information Technology & Analytics cluster contributed to 59 total offers from a combination of marquee recruiters and a few niche recruiters like EXL Analytics, Jio Platforms, Mercedes Benz, Microsoft, Optum, Walmart, and ZEE Entertainment.
In addition to the conglomerates and MNCs, startups like Aspect Ratio, Enkash, and HONO have also recruited from the campus. This year also saw recruitment from political consultancies like I-PAC and Nation with Namo. Aditya Birla Group, Ambit Capital, BLS International, HPCL, Magic Bricks, MakeMyTrip, Mercedes Benz, Piramal Alternatives, and ZEE Entertainment were among the 36 new recruiters who participated in the process this year. As per Media Report.