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Placement Overview

Placement Overview for 2018-19 batch

The placement drive for PGDM (GM), XLRI's 15 months MBA programme, for the class graduating May 2019, was completed on a winning note. The batch comprised a total of 104 students, comprising of a healthy mix of core and service sector firms augmented by an active interest from start-ups gave rise to a dynamic placement process. While 14 students were on sabbatical, 90 students opted for placements. The mean work experience of the batch was pegged at 6.7 years which clearly indicated the industry trend of welcoming experienced professionals who were enhanced by management theory. The engagement process with the recruiting partners saw majority of previous recruiters extending recruitment year on year, along with new recruiters showing interest in our program.

The response from the industry was overwhelming, with the likes of Axis Bank, ZS Associates, Accenture, Cognizant taking part in the recruitment process. The rolling placements started in November 2017 and multiple roles were offered to the class of 2018 including Director, Associate VP, Business Analyst, Consultant, Senior Manager. The roles were offered for functions such as IT/ITES, Strategy, Manufacturing, Banking, Consulting, Operations, Marketing, Sales/Business development, Supply Chain, Quality assurance, and Analytics space.

Placement statistics of the class of 2018

Head 2018-19
Amount (in Rs Lakhs)
Salary Details Average Salary (in INR Lacs) 19.61
Median Salary (in INR Lacs) 18.98
Highest Salary (in INR Lacs) 48
Last year's recruiters:
Accenture Strategy Credit Suisse HCL JSW OYO Rooms Tech Mahindra
Accenture Technology Daimler Hexaware KPMG Puranik Builders TresVista
ADP Dell ICICI Bank L&T ECC Realization Trident
AFCONS Deloitte ICICI Prudential L&T Infotech Sapient Razorfish TSPDL
Amazon Developer Group Infosys Consulting MAGE Sarda Vikram Solar
Axis Bank eClerx Infosys DCG MAQ Software Savetur Virtusa
Bandhan Group EXL Analytics Insolutions Global Moglix Solitaire VLCC
Byjus Fidelity iPrime Mphasis Sutherland Global Xoriant
CBC FinLabs ITC Mu Sigma Syntel Yodlee
Cerner Gallup Consulting ITC Infotech Muthoot Fincorp Takshashila Consulting ZS Associates
CGI Geekom JDA Nihilent Technologies TastyBite Zuari-Adventz
Coffee Day Genpac Jindal Hissar NIIT TATA Hitachi  
Cognizant Goldman Sachs JP Morgan Chase Ninjacart TCS