The India Institute of Management (IIM), Lucknow, one of the leading B-schools of the country, accomplished 100% summer placements for its 32nd batch of 458 students in four days.
The recruitment drive saw participation from 151 domestic and international recruiters. The top four segments based on roles offered were sales & marketing, consulting, finance and business development, including some extremely sought after and niche profiles in the finance domain. The rest of the offers came from domains such as operations/supply chain, general management, systems/IT, market research, analytics and HR.
The top segments based on roles offered were sales & marketing (30%), consulting (25%), finance (20%), e-Commerce (15%), systems/IT (5%) and general management (5%). The rest of the offers came from domains such as market research, analytics, business development, social media marketing and HR among others.
First time recruiters for IIM Lucknow were ABinBev, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Duff and Phelphs, Master Card Advisors and Morgan Stanley among others.
International profiles were offered by ABinBev, Deutsche Bank and Hindustan Unilever. In the FMCG, consumer goods, telecom and digital media sector a total of 140 offers were made with some of the top firms being ABinBev, Airtel, Asian Paints, Colgate Palmolive, Dabur, Hindustan Unilever, HT Media, ITC, L’Oréal, Mondelez, Marico, Nestle, P&G, Pepsi, Samsung & Star TV.