International Management Institute (IMI), Kolkata has successfully completed 100% placement for its students with the highest salary offered is INR 20 lpa and average salary is INR 6.54 lpa, average salary of the top 25% student is INR 8.44 lpa and average salary of top 50% student is INR 7.5 lpa. The pay package is being offered by JSW group to two of IMI students who had also done their internship in the same company. "We have concluded our placement season for the batch 2016-2018 with 112 offers from 46 recruiters, including 21 first-time recruiters. The recruiters represented a variety of industry and sectors from Banking and Financial Services to start-ups. There was a fourfold increase in the number of offers made by the consulting companies," said Arindam Banik director of IMI Kolkata.
According to Mohua Chatterjee, Dean Placements, Corporate and Alumni Relations, the highest package of 20 lpa which is 23% higher than the previous batch. "The median package for this batch was INR 6.61 lpa. A total of 110 students were placed with 15 of them receiving pre-placement offers," she added.
It may be mentioned that Sales and Marketing was the highest recruiting sector with nearly 47% placement. Financial firms contributed to 21% of the total offers, followed by IT/Market Research firms at 15% and HR Management roles at 9%. Some of the prominent recruiters were JSW, Reliance Industries, Nivea, HDFC Bank, Genpact and ICICI Prudential.