IIM Lucknow achieves 100% summer placements in four days
With a recruitment drive that saw participation from 157 domestic and international recruiters, IIM Lucknow achieved 100% summer placements for its 31st
batch of 457 students in a record time of four days.
The top segments based on roles offered were sales & marketing (25%), finance (22%), consulting (21%), e-Commerce (15%), systems/IT (10%) and general
management (7%). The strong economic situation supported IIM Lucknow in attracting diverse roles in the finance domain. Rest of the offers came from
domains such as market research, analytics, business development, social media marketing and HR among others.
Some of the top recruiters across different sectors were Accenture, Aditya Birla Group, Amazon, Auctus Advisors, Avendus, BCG, Deutsche Bank, Flipkart,
Hindustan Unilever, M.H. Alshaya, McKinsey, P&G and TAS among others. Our first time recruiters include AskMe.com, CarDekho.com, Hay
Group, Nomura IB and Uber among others. International profiles were offered by M.H. Alshaya, Deutsche Bank, Hindustan Unilever and
Additionally, 35 companies hired for the first time from IIM Lucknow with over 60% coming from the Sales & Marketing, Finance and e-Commerce sector.
Some of the other sectors that were represented by these firms were consulting, systems/IT, general management, media and automotive. The roles were
primarily in sales and marketing, finance and e-Commerce. The healthy economic environment has helped IIM Lucknow maintain its status as a top recruiting
destination and has attained 100% placements.
Source: Economic Times