According to the reports, IIM-Shillong, for the batch 2015-2017 has successfully completed its eighth placements season.
"It has fortified its position as a premier B-School with the successful completion of the placement season for its largest batch size till date in the flagship Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM)," IIM-Shillong Officer (Placement and PR) Merlvin J. Mukhim said.
This year again the institution maintained its performance as a result the median CTC recorded by the institute is 14 LPA and the highest domestic CTC recorded is 24 LPA.
Noting that the recruitment drive saw 43 recruiters and 156 participants, Mukhim said: "The mean CTC for the batch was Rs 14.18 LPA. Noticeably, the mean for the top quartile of the batch stood at Rs 19 LPA and that for the top half increased to Rs 16.62 LPA."
He further added "Sales and marketing continued to be the most sought after domain with 30 per cent of the total offers being made in this domain."
"The season recorded an increase in the number of finance roles with noteworthy companies such as Yes Bank, ICICI Bank, RBL Bank, JP Morgan Chase & Co., HSBC, Fidelity Management Research, Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance, SBI Bank and SBI Capital Markets offering roles to 25 percent of the candidates," the official said.
This year consulting emerged as a highest paying domain offering CTC up to 17 LPA and such offers came from Deloitte (Strategy and Operations), Cognizant Business Consulting and Stellium Consulting among others.