Placement Report

PLACEMENT REPORT 2017

 

“It was’nt very easy to start this process. But we find that it’s harder to stop it” Yadupati Singhania

 

Dr. Gaur Hari Singhania Institute of Management (GHS-IMR) announced completion of yet another successful campus placement season for the graduating batch 2015 – 2017.
A couple of noteworthy factors in the year’s placements were in steep rise in number of recruiters and number of new recruiters on campus.

FINAL PLACEMENT OF BATCH 2015-17

Speaking of final placements, GHS-IMR saw a remarkable near completion of placements of its 21st PGDM batch, that is, Class of 2017. The placement process began in the month of September 2016 and was conducted on a cohort basis.

Out of a batch of 46 students, 35 students attended the placement process. 10 students opted out of the placement process to pursue an entrepreneurial path, etc. and 1 student was ineligible to seek placement assistance. 80% students got placed till April 26, 2017. A total of 34 offers (including multiple offers) were made to the place students. Total 33 companies participated in the placement process out of which 06 were first timers. Prominent participating companies were Prism Cement Limited., Berger Paints India Ltd., Bajaj Finserve, HDFC AMC, TATA Mutual Fund, Jeevansaathi.com, South Asia FM Ltd., Kanpur Plastipack Ltd. Paarth Infrabuild Ltd., etc. Prism Cement Ltd. made 5 offers and Berger Paints Ltd made I offer which was the highest number amongst the participating companies.

Remuneration packages offered to students were Rs. 5.5 lacs per annum (Berger Paints Ltd.); Rs. 4.5 lacs per annum (Prism Cement Ltd.); Rs. 3.5 lacs per annum (Bajaj Finserve); etc. While the average package of students placed in companies based outside Kanpur stood at Rs. 4.27lacs per annum, the package of students placed in companies based at Kanpur stood at approx. Rs. 2.24 lacs per annum on an average basis.

% Students placed in different Sectors (2015-17)

RECRUITMENTS ACROSS DIFFERENT PROFILES

Recruitments in Finance and Financial Services domain:

GHS-IMR continued to perform exceedingly well in Finance domain recruitments. 88% students got placed in the Banking and Financial services industry. Organizations like Bajaj Finserve, HDFC AMC, RSPL and Ganesh Ecosphere Ltd.

Recruitments in Marketing and Market Research domain:

Final placements saw interesting roles in several sectors like Consumer Durable, Manufacturing, E-Commerce, FMCG, Electronic media, Manufacturing and Real Estate. Roles in this domain included profiles like B2B Marketing, Business Development, International Marketing and Export Management, Brand Management, Market Research, etc. This domain saw participation from 12new recruiters. Prominent Recruiters: Prism Cement Ltd. Berger Paints Ltd. Kanpur Plastipack Ltd., South Asia FM Ltd., PaarthInfrabuild, RSPL (Ghari Detergents).

Recruitment in HR and Consulting domain:

Recruitments in this domain offered HR and consulting profiles to our students. Prominent Recruiters: India Thermit, RSPL.

Recruitment in IT enabled services domain:

Roles in IT enabled services also attracted considerable interest from new recruiters. Prominent Recruiters: shopfloor.com, Techsaga Pvt. Ltd.

SUMMARY PLACEMENT STATISTICS OFBATCH 2015-17

A summary report in terms of placement statistics is present below:

PLACEMENT STATISTICS AS ON APRIL 30, 2017(Batch 2015-17)

Batch Strength

46

Students opting out of the placement process

10

Students not eligible for placement

01

Students eligible for placement

35

% Students placed (till April 26, 2017)

80%

% Boys placed

81%

% Girls placed

79%

No. of companies participating in the placement process

33

Total No. of offers received by placement seeking students

35

Maximum Package (Domestic Placement)

Rs. 5.50Lacs p.a.

Average Package (in companies based outside Kanpur)

Rs. 4.27Lacs p.a.

Average Package (in Kanpur based companies)

Rs. 2.24Lacs p.a.