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    The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta recently completed its summer placement process for the PGP batch of 2013-15.

    Highlights:

    Total Batch Strength

    454

    Students opting out

    5*

    Number of companies confirming presence

    >250

    Number of companies visiting the campus

    155

    Number of companies which made offers

    150

    Number of companies whose offers were accepted

    150
    Number of international offers Not confirmed yet
    Male to Female Ratio 3:1

    *According to the institute, 5 students opted out after the placement process started to look for opportunities outside.

    McKinsey & Co. and P&G; were the largest recruiters with 11 offers each, followed by BCG and ABG with 10 offers each. As per information provided by the institute, all participating students received stipends.

    Function-Wise drill down:


    Finance: Corporate and Transaction/Treasury Banking roles were offered by Citi Group, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Standard Chartered among others. Roles in Risk Management were offered by American Express Swiss Reinsurance Company.

    Sales & Marketing: Media, Advertising and Sports Marketing roles were offered by Times Group, HT Media, Star India and Sony Entertainment Television. Companies like Hindustan Unilever, Procter & Gamble and Nestle too offerd sales & marketing roles in the FMCG space.

    Consulting and Corporate Strategy: Boston Consulting Group, Bain & Co and McKinsey & Co offered roles in business consulting.

    General Management: TATA Administrative Service and Aditya Birla Group recruited students for general management roles.

    HR: Corporate HR roles were offered by Wipro, iNautix Technologies and Nucleus Software.



    Read last year’s summer placement report here.

    Note: The placement report is based on claims made by the institute in its placement report and answers to our questions thereafter. The institute has not informed us about following a known placement reporting standard or applying an external audit, so PaGaLGuY does not take responsibility for the accuracy of the claims.

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