The Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) class of 2023 at GLIM, Chennai just hit the jackpot with a whopping Rs. 46 lakhs per annum domestic CTC offer made by a multinational tech company! And that’s not all – the average package for PGDM grads has seen a 15% increase, now standing at a cool Rs. 14.5 lakhs per annum. 

Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai, has once again proved its mettle in producing successful graduates. The graduating class of 2023 achieved a 100% placement rate, with many new marquee recruiters making their presence felt. The highlight of this season’s placements was the impressive increase in the highest domestic salary offered to the PGDM class of 2023. A multinational technology corporation offered the lucky graduate an eye-popping Rs. 46 lakhs per annum.

In addition to this, the average salary offered to PGDM graduates has increased by 15%, now standing at Rs. 14.5 lakhs per annum. This is great news for those pursuing a career in management as it indicates that companies are willing to pay top dollar for skilled graduates.

Great Lakes Chennai Placements PGDM 2023: Key Highlights

  • More than 30 new recruiters, including Microsoft, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Mahindra & Mahindra, Axtria, Aon, Reliance Retail, Barclays, Tata Motors, Aditya Birla Capital, IBM, HSBC, Berger Paints, VE Commercial Vehicles, and Zydex, made offers to the students.

  • The average CTC offered to the Class of 2023 was INR 14.5 Lakhs per annum.

  • 41 exceptional students were offered PPO/PPIs following their successful summer internships, showing their dedication and hard work.

  • The highest Domestic CTC offered was INR 46 Lakhs per annum by a leading multinational consulting firm, showcasing the quality of graduates from the institution.

  • The students were placed across diverse sectors, including BFSI, Consulting, Technology, Product, Automotive, FMCG & Retail, Investment Banking, Manufacturing, Analytics, Defence, Telecom, Logistics, Healthcare, and Real Estate, indicating the versatility of their skillset and the diverse opportunities available to them.

 Great Lakes Chennai Placements PGDM 2023: Roles Offered

Several prestigious roles were offered to the students, such as Product Manager, Project Manager, Business Analyst, Knowledge Analyst, Financial Analyst, Process Control Analyst, Consultant, Marketing MT, Customer Success Manager, and Supply Chain Consultant.

Great Lakes Chennai Placements PGDM 2023: Functional Classification (%)

Finance 22%

Sales & Marketing 20%



Operations 14% 

Business & Strategy Consulting 11%

Investment Banking  7%

Product 7%

Tech Consulting 2% 


Great Lakes Chennai Placement PGDM 2023: Salary Trend

Average Salary Bracket

Top 10% – 23.18 lacs

Top 25% – 19.88 lacs 

Top 50% – 17.3 lacs

Top 75% – 15.65 lacs

Great Lakes Chennai Placements PGDM 2023: Salary Range

Salary Range (%)

10 – 12 lacs 30%

12-15 lacs 33%

15-18 lacs 20%

18-21 lacs 12%


Great Lakes Chennai Placements PGSM 2023: Recruiter List

Top companies included JP Morgan Chase, Société Générale, EY, HSBC, BNY Mellon, Deloitte, Jean Martin, and Axtria emerged as the top recruiters with the highest number of offers.


ACT Fibernet

Aditya Birla Capital

Adobe Inc

Agilisium Consulting


Ashirvad Pipes


BNY Mellon

Bain Capability Network


Beghou Consulting

Berger Paints India



Dell Technologies

Deloitte USI

EXL Services












Intellect Design Arena

JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Jean Martin


Lowes India

Mahindra & Mahindra

Mckinsey & Company





Propel Inc

Quadrant Knowledge Solutions

Reliance Retail

Société Générale

Standard Chartered Global Business Services

Sundaram Clayton

TVS Emerald

Tally Solutions

Tata Advanced Systems Limited

Tata motors


ThemePro Technologies

VE Commercial Vehicles

Wells Fargo


Zimmer Biomet

Zydex Industries


Read about Great Lakes Institute of Management Placement report 2022

Great Lakes Chennai Placements PGDM 2023: FAQs

Q. What was the highest salary package offered during Great Lakes Chennai Placements 2023?
The highest salary package offered to the PGDM students stood at INR 46 LPA during Great Lakes Chennai Placements 2023.

Q. What was the average salary received during Great Lakes Chennai Placements 2023?
PGPM students received an average salary of INR 14.5 LPA 

Q. Who where  the top sectors that made offers the Great Lakes Chennai Placement drive 2023?
Major sectors that hired MBAs from Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai, were Finance at 22%, Sales & Marketing at 20%, and Analytics at 17%. 

Q. Did Great Lakes Chennai receive 100% placement for 2023?
Great Lakes Chennai has achieved a 100% placement rate for both 2022 and 2023, with the latter being confirmed as of January 2023.

Q. Which are the companies that regularly participate in Great Lakes Chennai Placements?
Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai attracts major corporations like McKinsey & Company, Deloitte & Touche LLP, Barclays & Company, BNY Mellon LLP, HSBC, HDFC Bank, JP Morgan, and others.

In conclusion, the Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai has yet again set a high standard for business schools in India. With an impressive 100% placement rate, a significant increase in the highest CTC offered, and an average CTC that exceeds expectations, the PGDM class of 2023 proves that with the proper education and training, graduates can go on to achieve great things. The future looks bright for these young professionals, and we can’t wait to see what they accomplish next.

For further information regarding MBA 2023 at Great Lakes Institute of Management in Chennai, please review the eligibility requirements, course offerings, fee structure, and additional admission particulars HERE. 

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