Structured approach brings significant improvement in campus placements at IMT Hyderabad.

Posted by Prateek Bhalla
February 8, 2018

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“While strong corporate connect has been a major differentiator for campus placements and offers rolled out at IMT Hyderabad last year, structured approach to further groom and equip the students, have helped this year in placements”, stated Dr. Satish Ailawadi, Director IMT Hyderabad.

As on February 02, 2018, the 2016 – 18 batch has received 160 offers, resulting in 88.3 % placements. The highest package offered is Rs. 12 Lakhs and the average package is INR 7.04 Lakhs.

Corporate Connect Initiatives at IMT Hyderabad:

  • Senior corporate professionals play an integral part in course development and delivery
  • 15% sessions in regular courses are taken by practitioners to familiarize the students with the real time business scenarios
  • Invites corporate executives to compete in various sports like Cricket, Football, Volleyball, and Basketball in their 30 acre Wi-Fi campus
  • Invites CEOs/CXOs to address student as part of the leadership series
  • 14 – 16 weeks faculty supervised internship program

In addition to the above, the institute planned and executed a number of initiatives for the 2nd Year students, post their summer internships. This catapulted for a smooth transition of students into their professional lives by enabling them to bag decent offers during the campus placements for the batch 2016-18.

The initiatives include a 2 week dedicated training program, career counseling by corporate leaders, participation in mock GD’s & PI’s and weekly online quizzes on current affairs and the ‘much sought-for’ domain knowledge. The Industry centric approach has paid well as reflected in number of offers per recruiter went up along with endorsement from repeat recruiters, quality and diversity of recruiters and enhanced job roles.

“Other highlights of current placements season is that apart from regular recruiters such as Amazon, Deloitte, ICICI Bank, FactSet, NephroPlus, HDFC Bank we have seen a host of new recruiters such as Verity Knowledge Solutions, TresVista Financial Services, Novartis, Kaara Infosystems, Tata Capital Financial Services, TVS Motors, HIL, Home Credit, Vernalis, Vijaya Diagnostics, Walmart, Dukes, APL Apollo Tubes Ltd etc., Keeping with the image of being in the top 5 emerging Business School, the Institute has steadily been attracting more of new age recruiters”, informed Prof. Kalyana.C.Chejarla, Faculty and Chairperson Placement at IMT Hyderabad.

Applications are open for the 2018-20 batch. Students with valid CAT/XAT/CMAT/GMAT score can apply online https://www.imthyderabad.edu.in/pgdm For more information one may contact 040 -3046 1500 or pgdm@imthyderabad.edu.in

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