The placement season at XLRI-Jamshedpur has concluded for the Two-year post graduate diploma programme in BM and HRM for the batch of 2016-18.
The entire batch of 358 students was able to secure offers through the final recruitment process in 3.5 days.
A total of 132 recruiters participated in the placement process. Among these 29 were first-time recruiters. A total of 370 offers were made by the recruiters.
According to a statement issued by XLRI, the average salary offered to the batch was 20.10 Lakhs per annum, while the median salary offered was 21 Lakhs per annum.
Following a consistent trend over the years, the number of PPO’s offered to the students has increased this year to 122.
The major sectors that took part in the recruitment process were Consulting, FMCG, Finance, General Management, and Operations.
Deloitte S&O, Accenture Technology Consulting, The Boston Consulting Group, KPMG, EY, Deloitte, and PwC were the major recruiters from the consulting sector.
P&G, Hindustan Unilever Limited, AB InBev, RB Johnson & Johnson, Colgate Palmolive, Mondelez, ITC India, Nestle, AB InBev, and Heinz were among the major recruiters from the FMCG sector.
Major recruiters from the financial sector were Citibank, Avendus Capital, DBS, JP Morgan Chase, Societe Generale, Edelweiss and Standard Chartered
Reputed conglomerates such as Tata Administrative Services, Aditya Birla Group, RP Goenka group and Capgemini were among the companies that offered General Management roles.
PSUs were also prevalent in this year’s recruitment process, with GAIL, IOCL, and HPCL along with first-time recruiters like National Housing Bank and India Health Action Trust hiring in large numbers.
Posted by Tanisha Narang, 22 February 2018, Thursday, 02:05 PM