IIFT Placements 

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) Placement Highlights for 2019

  • Batch size: 279 students
  • 98 companies participated which included 32 new recruiters
  • Average compensation rose to INR 20.07 LPA from INR 19.23 LPA last year
  • Highest international salary offered crossed INR 1 Crore
  • 93 PPOs were offered
  • Median CTC was INR 18 LPA
  • Some of the top recruiters include Samunnati Finance, Export Trading Group, United Health Group, Lenskart, Paytm, Roland Berger among others. 

IIFT Final Placement 2019

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade completed its final placements for the flagship MBA course in IB with the highest international package of INR 1 Crore recorded among all its campuses. There was also a rise in the average domestic package to 20.07 LPA from INR 19.23 LPA last year. 725 students with more than 18 months of work experience participated in the final placement rounds.

With a batch strength of 279 students, the college saw participation from 98 companies which included 32 new recruiters. Among the 32 first time recruiters, the top ones included Axtria, Bata, Aegis Resources, Epik InDiFi, Enhance Group, DE Shaw Group, Zomato, Tata Global Beverages, Tresvista Financial Services. GE Healthcare also recently introduced its famous Commercial Leadership Program for the first time at this college.

Domain-Wise Top Recruiters at IIFT

Sales & Marketing

Business Analyst, Digital Marketing, Marketing Manager, Campaign Manager, Category Manager, Product Manager, Sales Manager were some of the leading roles that were off­ered to the candidates. Some of the top recruiters include:

ABFRL Britannia HUL
Rivigo Enhance Group Tata Global Beverages Pvt. Ltd.


Marquee recruiters took candidates for roles in risk management, investment banking, corporate treasury and consumer banking. The top recruiters include:

Syngenta Tresvista Goldman Sachs
ICICI Bank Yes Bank L&T
Piramal Finance Synergy Consulting CRISIL
Citibank IVP 


As a lot of the students at this institute possess a strong IT background, several top companies in the IT field were a part of the placement drive. Some of the top recruiters were:

Amazon Brillio Games 24*7
Google Hexaware EXL
Capgemini Indigene TCS

Strategy & Consulting

As there is a large demand for product managers, program managers and analytics managers, the institute saw participation from a number of top recruiters from this domain as well:

PayTM Roland Berger Droom

General Management

This domain witnessed an expansion in the types of roles off­ered and in the number of new industry associations. Airtel and RPG were some of the top recruiters off­ering General Manager roles at IIFT.

Mahindra & Mahindra AirtelRPG
Click Labs Polycab 

Trade & Operations

Trade domain had the highest international offer with a compensation of $150,000, being the highest remuneration offered this year. The international roles were based at locations in South America, Middle East and Africa. Here are a few of the top companies:

Maersk Line Amazon Tata Steel
ADMOlam International LDC
Export Trading GroupAegis ResourcesCIMAF

Salary Statistics

  • Minimum salary offered – 12.3 Lakh
  • Median salary offered – 15.25 Lakh
  • Max – 23 Lakh

Note: Min, Median and Max corresponds to the salary of 25 %ile, 50 %ile and 95 %ile among the alumni

How much they earn

Tata Sky

  • Avg ₹ 22 L 
  • 2 Alumni

J P Morgan

  • Avg ₹ 22 L 
  • 3 Alumni

Bharti Airtel

  • Avg ₹ 21 L 
  • 3 Alumni

Godrej Consumer Products Ltd.

  • Avg ₹ 20.25 L 
  • 6 Alumni

Yes Bank

  • Avg ₹ 19.5 L
  • 4 Alumni

Amazon Seller Services

  • Avg ₹ 19 L
  • 4 Alumni

GEP Worldwide

  • Avg ₹ 19 L
  • 4 Alumni


  • Avg ₹ 19 L 
  • 2 Alumni


  • Avg ₹ 18 L 
  • 2 Alumni


  • Avg ₹ 18 L 
  • 2 Alumni

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Important FAQs regarding IIFT Delhi Placement

Q: Does IIFT Delhi have a placement cell?

A: IIFT Delhi has a placement cell which is both efficient and a useful resource for the institute.

Q: Which companies came for the placement drive?

A: Companies like Capgemini, Axis Bank, Cognizant, Flipkart, etc. visited for placements.

Q: How many companies visited IIFT Delhi for placements? Of these how many were first time recruiters?

A: A total of 98 companies participated of which 32 were new recruiters.

Q: How much was the highest offer and the average offer made to the candidates?

A:The highest package offered was 23 LPA and the average package offered was 15.25 LPA.

Q: Which domain saw the best placement record at IIFT Delhi?

A: The maximum number of placements were for the IT sector with 22.92% followed by BFSI domain which had 15.63%.

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