IIM Calcutta placements are on par with IIM Ahmedabad placements. While IIMC leads in the batch proportion placed in sought after functions of finance, banking and general management, IIMA leads in the batch proportion placed in the sought after function of marketing/sales and management consulting. While IIMC gets exclusive recruiters in private equity and finance, IIMA gets exclusive recruiters in management consulting.
PGP Function wise placements in IIMC vs IIMA in 2016.
Finance, Banking and Analytics – 27% at IIMC vs 17.8% (only Fin) at IIMA
General Management/Conglomerates –18% at IIMC vs 15.7% at IIMA
Marketing/Sales – 15% at IIMC vs 19.3% at IIMA
Management Consulting – 21% at IIMC vs 29.0% at IIMA
IIM Calcutta dominates when it comes to Finance; attracting major financial firms like Bank of America (BAML), Blackrock, American Express, Citi Bank, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Edelweiss, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, Morgan Stanley, Yes bank etc. There were over 25 Front-end IB/ VC/ PE/ Markets roles offered to students of IIM Calcutta.
Bain & Co., Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey & AT Kearney in total hired 43 students through PPOs and Finals. Other major recruiters included Accenture, Alvarez & Marsal, Deloitte, E&Y, KPMG and others
Aditya Birla Group offered 15 roles for its Leadership profile with TAS, Alshaya Kuwait, Adani Group, CK Birla, Airtel, Wipro etc also offering General Management & Strategy roles
E-Commerce and Operations roles were offered by Airtel, Amazon, Flipkart, Samsung & PayTM
Top recruiters at IIMA included Accenture (18), Bain (16), BCG (17), Mckinsey (11), Yes Bank (9), GS (7), P&G (8), Star TV(11), Bharti Airtel (8), Aditya Birla Group (7), Future Group (7), Amazon (15), Samsung (5)