Indian Institute of Management Shillong (IIM Shillong) has completed its summer placements for batch of PGP 2019-21, with highest stipend of Rs three lakhs and average stipend of Rs 1.31 lakhs.
This is 17 per cent increase from previous year, according to an ET report.
The top 20 per cent and top 50 per cent of the batch secured an average stipend of Rs 2.36 lakhs and Rs 1.67 lakhs respectively.
IIM Shillong witnessed participation from 68 recruiters, spanning across various domains such as Consulting & Strategy, Finance, General Management, Human Resources, Operations, and Sales & Marketing.
Sales & Marketing continued to be the most sought-after domain this year, with 33 per cent of the total offers made to the participants, closely followed by Consulting & Strategy.
The season witnessed participation of several prominent recruiters like AB InBev, Aditya Birla Group, Bajaj Finserv, Cognizant, D E Shaw, Droom, Emami Group, Goldman Sachs, Google, GroupM, Fidelity Investments, HSBC Bank, ICICI Bank, ITC, MetLife, Muthoot Fincorp, Pidilite Industries, Nomura Investment Bank, TATA Steel, Titan, United Breweries, ValueLabs, and Yes Bank.
The institute also hosted many first-time recruiters, including ABFRL, Bain Capability Network, Boston Consulting Group, Dalmia Cement, Deloitte India, Future Generali, IBM, Niine, Ninjacart, OLA Cabs, Pepsico, Qwixpert, Raam Group, Reliance Industries Limited, TATA Power, TresVista, Ujjivan Small Finance Bank and Zenoti.
The PGP 2019-21 batch of IIM Shillong has been offered several roles ranging across Advisory, Analytics, Change Management, Consulting, Corporate Strategy, Equity Research, Global Investment Research, Global Management, International Business, Investment Banking, Market Research, Product Management, Sales & Marketing, Strategy & Operations, Supply Chain Management and Talent Acquisition.