Bhubanswar: XIMB has carved its own niche among the B-schools of this country, nurturing the growth of top talent with the best of both – business acumen and thought leadership. Matching the aspirations of the students with elite organizations is one of the many achievements that XIMB has always taken pride in. Continuing this legacy, this year’s summer placement process, Summers ‘17 saw valuable partnerships being forged with prestigious organizations and old relationships being further strengthened.
XIMB is proud to announce a spectacular run of Summers ’17 for the MBA (BM) batch of 2017-2019. Despite the ever increasing competition out there, the students have performed above par, garnering roles from numerous premier organizations and continuing to build on the trust that corporate India bestows on XIMB.
Summers ‘17 saw the batch of 350 candidates participating in the placement process
106 companies participated out of which 63 were new recruiters
The highest stipend stood at Rs. 3 Lakhs
The average stipend stood at Rs. 61k
The median stipend stood at Rs. 40k
Major recruiters like CBC, Deloitte, EY, ICICI Bank, L&T, PwC, TCS & Tata Steel strengthened their relationship with XIMB. New bonds were formed with corporates like Wildcraft, Royal Enfield, Microland, Bajaj Auto, Philips Lighting, Britannia Industries, Yes Bank, Titan, Reliance Industries, SBI Life and to name a few – a testament to the growing brand equity of this institute.
The Consulting area was among the preferred profiles for most students, 16% of the students being recruited in the field for Management and Strategy Consulting. Deloitte, Cognizant, PwC, United Health Group, EY, etc. were some of the major recruiters that strengthened their bonds with the institute.
The Marketing area lived up to its ever rising expectations with recruiters like L’Oreal, Godrej, Emami, Nestle, Bajaj Auto, Philips Lighting, Tata Steel, Wildcraft, Boston Scientific, Britannia Industries, Royal Enfield, BPCL, Titan, Reliance Industries, Hero MotoCorp and many more, making their presence felt by recruiting 45% of the students.
In the Finance stream, lucrative jobs were offered to the students by major financial corporates like HSBC, HSBC IB, ICRA, Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, Royal Bank of Scotland, L&T Fin, Yes Bank, CRISIL, Reserve Bank of India, SBI Life and many more, echoing the strong belief of the industry in the financial intellect of the students of XIMB by recruiting 15% of the students for roles in Risk Advisory, Investment Banking, Corporate Finance, Wealth Management and Credit Analysis.
The Systems sector had major recruiters like TCS, Wipro, Tiger Analytics, Capgemini, Microland, Brillio etc., which offered diversified roles in the IT sector to the young thought leaders of XIMB and recruited 10% of the students.
General Management, Strategy and Operations also witnessed a rise in recruitments. Renowned conglomerates like Larsen & Toubro and companies like Tata Steel, Future Supply Chain and Future Generali offered lucrative profiles to the young and dynamic managers of XIMB.
Number of students 350
Total number of companies 106
Highest Stipend Rs. 3 Lakhs
Average Stipend Rs. 61k
Median Stipend Rs. 40k