IIM Ahmedabad – Indian Institute of Management Placements

  Ahmedabad   UGC, Public (Autonomous)   ESTD 1961
  Ahmedabad   UGC, Public (Autonomous)   ESTD 1961


IIM Ahmedabad Placements 2022

IIM Ahmedabad is the topmost B-School amongst all the other IIMs in the country. The institute is not only known for its premier status but also for its high ROI. The average fee for its MBA program ranges at INR. 23 LPA, while the average package bagged by its students ranges above INR. 25 LPA.

IIM Ahmedabad has concluded its first phase of placements for the PGP class of 2022 with Boston Consulting Group (BCG) as one of the top recruiter with 47 offers including PPOs. The first Cluster comprised of four Cohorts: Investment Banking and Markets, Management Consulting, Advisory Consulting and equity, Venture Capital and Asset Management. From Finance firms, Goldman Sachs made the highest number of offers (7) including Pre – Placement Offers.

The second cluster was conducted on 11 February, 2022 in which TATA Administration Services (TAS) made the highest number of domestic offers while Emaar made the highest number of International offers and Consumer Goods and Durable Firms made the maximum number of offers closely followed by Conglomerates.

On February 14, 2022, IIM Ahmedabad completed the third cluster of the final placement process for the PGP class of 2022. Analytics & IT Consulting, Banking Insurance, Consumer Tech, Core Manufacturing & Infrastructure, Enterprises Tech, Financial Services, FinTech, and Government Enterprises were among the eight cohorts in the third cluster. During the third cluster placements, the Fintech firms made the most offers, with 50% of the offers being overseas and Mexican Consumer Payments major UnDosTres emerged as the largest recruiter in phase 3.

IIM-A placements also witnessed the participation of various new recruiters this year across various cohorts including Garena, Eightfold.ai and H&R Johnson (Prism Johnson Limited). A total of 220 offers were rolled out by 190 participating firms.

The institute is conducting its placement drive for the PGP FABM programme and 46 students were placed and students got placed under some of the top industry giants such as- BCG, Nomura, Ola, Samsung Electronics, CK Birla Group, Accenture, American Express, Arthur D. Little, Avendus, Bain & Co, Citi, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, and etc.

IIM Ahmedabad inaugurated its Final Placement drive on March 2, 2021 wherein the students bagged 32 jobs under the consulting domain on Day 1. During the Cluster-2, Consumer goods major Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL), Samsung Electronics and CK Birla Group made the highest number of offers at six each including pre-placement offers (PPOs). The placement process came to a conclusion with the Cluster-3, wherein, the maximum number of offers were made by Analytics and IT Consulting firms followed by BFSI. Yet again IIM Ahmedabad recorded a 100% placement rate for the 2021 placement drive.

The institute has released its PGPX Placement report for the batch 2021 and its 15th batch received the highest evet CTC of INR 83 LPA till now and the average CTC stood at INR 30 LPA.

Under the FABM program, the institute witnessed the participation of 32 companies ranging from sectors such as Agri Inputs and Services, Food and Agri Consulting, Agri Commodity Trading, AgriTech, Logistics and Supply Chain, FMCG, Food Processing, e-Commerce, Retail, Biomedical and Pharmaceuticals.

During the Summer Internships placements for the batch 2023, 45 recruiters participated in the process and BCG emerged as the top recruiter with 26 offers followed by Kearny with 24 offers during the Cluster 1 summer internship process and the institute also concludes cluster 2 summer internship placements during which Hindustan Unilever stood as the top recruiter with 14 offers.

The institute has concluded its summer internships placements for the batch 2023 and over 20 firms participated in the Cluster – 3 placements and TCS was top recruiter with 12 offers and a total of 47 students will do internships in April-June 2022.

The BT-MDRA Best B-School Survey ranking has been released and IIM Ahmedabad stood at 2nd rank under the category of the Placement Experience.

IIM Ahmedabad is regarded as one of the best Management institutes in the country, however, it has always witnessed tough competition from IIM Bangalore and IIM Calcutta.

IIM Ahmedabad Placements 2022 Company – Wise

The following table represents the company wise placements for the batch 2022 at IIM Ahmedabad:

Name of the Company Number of Offers
BCG 47
Accenture Strategy 32
Paytm 20
PwC 13
American Express 11
OYO 10
Goldman Sachs 7
American Express 5
Bank of America 4

In the first cluseter of 2022 placements, BCG Made the maximum number of offers (47) followed by Accenture Strategy (32) and Goldman Sachs (7).

IIM Ahmedabad Placements 2021 Report

Due to the ongoing pandemic, the institute conducted the entire placement process virtually “cluster-cohort system” where recruiters offering similar profiles are grouped into a cohort. The second and third stage of IIMA placements will be conducted on March 5 and March 8, respectively.

The institute concluded placements for its Postgraduate Programme in Food and Agribusiness Management (PGP-FABM) on March 5, 2021. A total of 32 companies participated in the Final Placements 2021, ranging from sectors such as Agri Inputs and Services, Food and Agri Consulting, Agri Commodity Trading, AgriTech, Logistics and Supply Chain, FMCG, Food Processing, e-Commerce, Retail, Biomedical and Pharmaceuticals.

IIM Ahmedabad MBA Placements 2021

The placement process was conducted on the basis of “cluster-cohort placement procedure” where companies offering similar profiles were grouped into cohorts, and those cohorts were invited to the campus in a particular cluster.

Over 131 firms participated and offered over 170+ placement opportunities to the students. The following table represents the placement statistics that have been observed till now:

Particulars Placement Statistics
Placement Rate 100%
No. of Recruiters 131
No. of Roles 170+
No. of Dream Offers 86
Top Recruiters BCG, McKinsey, HUL

IIM Ahmedabad Placements 2020 Report

Since the 2021 placement report isn’t out yet, the following represents the placement statistics observed during the previous year-

Placement Statistics PGP PGPx
No. of Recruiters 153 130
No. of New Recruiters 38
No. of Offers Received 182 300
No. of PPOs Received 50+
Average CTC INR. 26.13 LPA INR. 33 LPA
Highest CTC INR. 58.88 LPA INR. 81 LPA
Top Recruiting Domains EdTech, Pharma Healthcare, IT Consulting, E-Commerce, Finance Consulting, Finance, HR, Marketing/Sales, Operations
Top Recruiters Microsoft, Amazon, JP Morgan Chase & Co, McKinsey & Co, Bain & Co, A.T. Kearney, BCG, KPMG, Citi, Credit Suisse, Reliance Industries Limited, TAS, Nestle, P&G, Fin IQ, FIITJEE AB InBev, Accenture, Adani Group, Aditya Birla Management Corporation, Agarwal Packers & Movers, Amazon, Atos Syntel, Axis Bank

IIM Ahmedabad witnessed an exceptional placement season during the 2020 placement drive. The audited report of IIM Ahmedabad placements for the PGP batch of 2020 was released by the Indian Placements Reporting Standards (IPRS).

As per the report, the Average salary has gone up remarkably at INR. 26.13 LPA from INR. 25.83 LPA last year while the highest domestic salary has gone down at INR. 55.88 LPA this year from INR. 70 LPA last year.

The Highest CTC offered under the PGP program was INR. 55.88 LPA while the highest CTC offered under PGPx stood at INR. 81 LPA.

Earlier this year, IIMA successfully wrapped up summer placements for PGP Batch (2019-2021) in just 3 clusters. Boston Consulting Group stood out as the largest recruiter extending 23 offers. Students received 19 international offers to work in Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, France, and the Middle East. Tech giants Microsoft, Amazon along with conglomerate RPG were the top recruiters at laterals.


Year Companies Visited Highest Package Average Package
2021-2022 58.88 LPA 26.12 LPA