ISB Students Recieve 1194 Job Offers At Rs 25 Lakh Per Annum
ISB sees an unprecedented response from recruiters in the ongoing placement process
ISB sees 29% increase in the number of companies visiting the campus in Week 1 of Placements
Indian School of Business (ISB) with campuses in Hyderabad and Mohali today announced an update on the ongoing placements for the Class of 2019 of the flagship Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP).
ISB received 1194 offers in Week 1 in comparison to 816 offers in the corresponding period and 1136 overall offers in 2018. The average CTC offered to students in the first week stands at an average of 25.06 lakh per annum.
With a class size of 886 students, ISB’s PGP offers the largest pool of top-quality talent in India which makes it very attractive to the recruiters. The diversity and experience of the class continue to be the main draw. The School saw an increase of 29 per cent in the number of recruiters who participated in the process this year.
Professor Rajendra Srivastava, Dean, ISB said, “When it comes to sourcing world-class talent in a growth market, ISB is the preferred partner for many companies. In some cases, ISB is the only campus where some of these companies visit for their India placements. The unprecedented number of offers, this early in the process, is a vote of confidence on the quality of ISB students."
Companies like Amazon, Bain, BCG, Deloitte, Flipkart, Google, HDFC Bank, LEK Consulting, McKinsey, Microsoft, Oyo Rooms, Reliance Industries, Rivigo, Samsung, Uber have reported their largest single-campus hiring from ISB this season. Of the total offers made, 35 per cent were for women candidates; the Class of 2019 has 306 women students – the highest so far
The sectors which make up for maximum offers are:
% of the total offers
IT / ITES
Banks / Financial Institutions / Financial Services
The top functions are:
% of the total offers
Consulting (Strategy, Technology, Operations and Analytics are the main streams)
Sales and Marketing
General Management and Leadership
ISB has designed a series of alumni-led learning interventions to make PGP students industry-ready. The 10000-strong alumni community are working closely with the School in bridging ISB–Industry connections. The exemplary research record of ISB faculty ensures that students learn the latest from the best.
ISB has been ranked 3 amongst the top 100 global B-Schools, for a 164 per cent increase in salary of its alumni (177 per cent increase for women), three years after completion of PGP, as per the Financial Times Global MBA rankings 2018.