IIM Calcutta Placements


Placement 2020 drive at IIM Calcutta for its MBA program concluded with 148 recruiters.  Highest recruiting sector turned out to be consulting with 31% of the total offer. The institute also saw an approximate rise of 10% in the highest salary package offered during the placement season 2020. The major who made the offers in the various roles such as sales, marketing and general management are Aditya Birla Group, Reliance Industries, Mahindra & Mahindra, Tata Administrative Service (TAS), Vedanta, ITC, Mondelez, TrueNorth, Hindustan Unilever, Colgate-Palmolive, and test prep firm FIITJEE 

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Placement Highlights: 2020 Vs 2019

During placements 2020, IIM Calcutta clocked a median salary of INR 25.5 Lakh per annum. Please refer to the below table for the comparison to 2019 package:

ParticularsStats 2020Stats 2019
No. of candidates participated for placements444442
No. of recruiters participated in the placement drive148125
Total no. of offers made to the candidates495*501
PPOs offered35 percent33 percent
Highest package offeredINR 80 Lakh per annumINR 72 Lakh per annum
Average package offeredINR 27.9 Lakh per annumINR 25.40 Lakh per annum

*till day 1A of final placement week 

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Sector Wise, Placements 2020

During the recent placement drive, with 31% of the total offers (Tech & Advisory Consulting: 11%, Management Consulting: 20%) consulting turned out to be the highest recruiting sector followed by Production Management & IT and Operations & General Management with 19% of the offers.

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Salary Trends 

In the year 2020, placements drive at IIM Calcutta saw an upward growth of 10% in the average salary package offered as compared to the year 2019. For clearer comparison for the salary package offered in 2020 and 2019, refer to the below graph: 

Top Companies 2020

Some of the top companies who visited the IIM Calcutta & participated in the placements drive are:

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Rs 14.75 lakh Average, 22.5 lakh Highest Salary at IIM C’s One Year MBA in Manufacturing

MBA-Ex Placement Highlights 2019 

Candidates of MBAEx program of IIM Calcutta also witness an excellent placement session for the 12th Batch with the highest salary package offered at INR 1.24 crore per annum. Some more information about the placement highlight of the 2019 batch of MBAEx program is as below:

  • The average salary offered saw an upward hike of 11.16% to INR 27.18 Lakh/ annum
  • With INR 23 Lakh/ annum, median salary also witness the 14% hike in salary as compared to 2018
  • 95% of the batch accepted the offers
  • In terms of numbers, Accenture, Eclerx and Invest Punjab were the top recruiters
  • Consulting, ITES, and E-Commerce recruited the 60% of the batch
  • Some of the top recruiters from the MBAEx program were Nissan Digital, Lynk Logistics, Spencers , Conduent, Invest Punjab, Udaan, Guiltfree Industries, OYO Rooms, Publicis, Swiggy Labs Sapient, SDG, and Vector Consulting

Average Salary drops to 20.14 Lakh at IIM Calcutta PGPEX Final Placement

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IIM Calcutta Placement FAQs

Q: Does IIM Calcutta provide the placement support?

A: Yes the institute provides the placement support, In-fact it is among the top 3 IIMs in the country with one of the best placements record.

Rs 33.7 Lakh Highest, Rs 22.7 Average Salary for IIM C’s MBA Class of 2015

Q: How much is the highest package offered to the student at IIM Calcutta?

A: MBAEx has witnessed encouraging season of placements for its twelfth batch with a top salary of INR 124.90 lacs

Q: During final placements, which are the top companies visited IIM Calcutta?

A: AT Kearney, Bain and Co., Uber, Flipkart, Boston Consulting Group and McKinsey & Co., Udaan, Microsoft, Amazon and Goldman Sachs are among the top companies visited the IIM Calcutta for placements

Q: In final placements, 2020, How many companies participated?

A: In the final placements 2020 session, 148 recruiters participated and have made almost 500 offers.

Q: In 2019, Is there any increase in the overall job offers?

A: 4.6% increase in the overall job offers

Rs 25.51 Lakh Highest, Rs 16.93 Lakh Average Salary: 2015 Placements for IIM C’s MBA in Manufacturing

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