IIM Lucknow records 100 percent placement in just 3 days
Lucknow: The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow officials said that it has achieved record 100 percent placement in just 3 days into their recruitment drive. IIM Lucknow is one of the top Business Schools in India and it has achieved this record for its 31st batch of over 400 students. One of the IIM Lucknow officials said, "IIM-Lucknow achieved 100 per cent final placements for its 31st batch of 435 students in just over three days.''
Over 170 national and international companies participated in the recruitment drive held at IIM Lucknow.
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The IIM Lucknow official told the Press Trust of India (PTI) that, "The highlight of the placement season was the participation of esteemed firms like EMAAR, McKinsey and Company, o3 Capital and The Boston Consulting Group which marked the ascent of IIM-L as a preferred recruitment destination for marketing, finance and consulting roles in the country."
The recruitment took place for some of the major streams in management especially Sales and Marketing, Finance, Consulting and Business Development with some highly demanding and niche profiles in the finance sector. There were offers made in the Operations and Supply Chain Management, General Management, Sytems and IT Management, Market Research, Analytics and Human Resource Management (HRM) sectors as well.
In the India Rankings 2016 that were released in April last year, IIM Lucknow was leading in the placement, entrepreneurship and higher studies domain where IIM-A and IIM-B were occupying the top positions.
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Accenture, Aditya Birla Group, Amazon, Avendus, Goldman Sachs, Hindustan Unilever, McKinsey & Company, TAS and The Boston Consulting Group were some of the top recruiters at IIM Lucknow this year. There were some first timers as well in Clinton Health Access Initiative, EMAAR and Societe Generale and international profiles and jobs were offered by Capgemini, EMAAR, M.H. Alshaya, UAE Exchange and Olam International.
There were companies from the Banking, Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI), Consulting and General Management domains present for the recruitment drive too.