IIM Bodhgaya has successfully concluded the final Placement 2018 for its second PGP batch. Not only it has broken its past record and surpassed the salary packages of its first batch but despite the larger batch size than of the first batch, the institute has witnessed prominent recruiters with more offers and niche profiles offered to the students. This is in addition to the fact that IIM Bodhgaya has recently got its new Director Dr. Vinita Sahay after a long wait. It may be noted that as compared to the final placement for the first 2015-17 batch, the pacement for the second 2016-18 batch has leapfrogged in capturing high salary packages and in terms of more recruiters visiting the campus for placement.
Announcing the wrapping up the final placement 2018 for its second batch 2016-18, one of the 7 newest IIMs, IIM Bodhgaya has released the brief statistics while the detailed statistics and audited final placement report will be released after some time.
Jubiliant on the high placements, IIM Bodhgaya Placement Committee has shared, “The Placement season 2017-18 witnessed prominent industry recruiters such as Yes Bank, Kotak AMC, EdCIL, DS Group, Meril, Edelweiss , DTDC , Goldstone, Homefirst Finance, SIS Prosegur and Nestaway across sectors like BFSI, FMCG Manufacturing, HealthCare and Logistics.”
Key Placement Trends
The highlight of this year's placement was a high increase in the highest package, going up to Rs.24 LPA in 2018 and the Average Salary going upto Rs. 10.60 lakhs.
The top 25%ile of students secured an average salary of 15.5 Lakhs Per Annum and the Average salary of the top 50 percentile batch stood at 13.05 Lakhs.
The wide range of profiles which were offered in IIM Bodhgaya Placement 2018 include Marketing, Brand Management, Corporate Strategy, Wealth Management, Project Management, Logistics and Operations, B2B Sales, Business Analyst, Relationship Management among others.
IIM Bodhgaya continues to be Mentored by IIM Calcutta
IIM Bodhgaya is mentored by Indian Institute of Management Calcutta. During the mentorship period and while IIM Gaya’s own faculty are recruited, faculty members from IIM Calcutta are delivering courses at IIM Bodhgaya. The overall design, quality and delivery of PGP is of the standards and with direct involvement of IIM Calcutta
The classes of IIM Bodhgaya are conducted in the transit campus of the Magadh University’s Directorate of Distance Education (DDE) building. 90 hostel rooms at IIM Bodhgaya have been provided for accommodation.
Permanent campus of IIM Bodhgaya as per the decision and agreement arrived at, will also be built up at Magadh University Campus on 119 acres of land lying vacant in the premises. The Director of IIM Bodh Gaya Dr. Vinita Sahay, is very optimistic on the holistic development of IIM Gaya and proposes to make it an international B-school in the coming years.
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