Windfall for IIM-A PGPX students

Ahmedabad, Mar 29 | Updated: Mar 30 2007, 06:37am hrs
The students of the country's premier business school-India Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A) are witnessing a windfall in terms of salaries.

The 58 students who underwent the one year post graduation programme for executives (PGPX) have managed to get an average domestic salary of Rs. 24.65 lakh annually, while the average international salary offered is $ 135,000 per annum.

Announcing the outcome of final placements for the PGPX programme launched last year, IIM-A director Dr Bakul Dholakia said 42 students have received domestic offers, while 14 students have accepted overseas placements. As many as 54 companies participated in the placement process and 135 offers were made. The average domestic salary offered is Rs 24.65 lakh.