- IIM Calcutta students of 2017 PGDM batch got 474 top notch offers
- The highest domestic package was Rs 70 lakh per annum
- Maximum offers were from the financial sector
The finance sector made the maximum number of offers. "Finance sector continued to churn out the maximum number of offers thus strengthening the image of IIM Calcutta as the finance campus of Asia. 29 per cent of the total offers were made in this sector by top recruiters like Avendus, Edelweiss, Goldman Sachs, HSBC etc," the institution said.
The consulting sector emerged as the second highest recruiter contributing to 22 per cent of the total offers made. Top recruiters in this sector were Accenture, AT Kearney, Bain, BCG, and McKinsey. General Management firms also recruited in big numbers this year with 15 per cent offers made in this sector by top firms such as ABG, CK Birla and TAS.
Sales and marketing roles contributed to 12 per cent of the total offers, predominantly by firms like HUL, ITC, P&G, and Reckitt Benckiser. Apart from these, e-commerce and IT roles also contributed to 14 per cent of the total offers, with companies like Amazon and Wipro hiring in big numbers, the institution said.