When you think of MBA education in India, IIM Lucknow is one of the first names that you think of. This placement season, the institute has strengthened its position as one of the premier management institutes in the country.
An official from the institute was quoted as saying, "IIM-Lucknow achieved 100 per cent final placements for its 31st batch of 435 students in just over three days."
More than 170 Indian and International recruiters came to the campus to hire students for various roles in their organizations. The same official, while informing about the process, said, “The highlight of the placement season was the participation of esteemed firms like EMAAR, McKinsey and Company, o3 Capital and The Boston Consulting Group which marked the ascent of IIM-L as a preferred recruitment destination for marketing, finance and consulting roles in the country."
As per the roles offered to the students, the top four segments were consulting, business development, finance and marketing. Some of the other domains for which the offers came include systems and IT, general management, HR, analytics, operations and supply chain.
As per the official report of the college, “Some of the top recruiters across different sectors were Accenture, Aditya Birla Group, Amazon, Avendus, Goldman Sachs, Hindustan Unilever, McKinsey & Company, TAS and The Boston Consulting Group. The first time recruiters included Clinton Health Access Initiative, EMAAR and Societe Generale while international profiles were offered by Capgemini, EMAAR, M.H. Alshaya, UAE Exchange and Olam International.”