IIM Rohtak Placement 2019: Average Salary Up at Rs.11.85 LPA; 110 Students Hired by 10 Companies - Achieves Again 100% Placement

MBAUniverse.com News Desk |
March 4, 2019
IIM Rohtak has wrapped up final placement 2019 for PGP 2017-19 batch with higher salary packages offered by more recruiters. Average salary has gone up to Rs.11.85 LPA this year from Rs.11.70 LPA last year. Highest salary stood at Rs. 24.13 LPA. 10 recruiters including EY, KPMG, ICICI Bank, Deloitte, Cognizant among others have hired major chunk of 110 students
IIM Rohtak Placement 2019

Achieving again 100% placements for its flagship Post Graduate Programme, IIM Rohtak has released the  placement data for the Placement 2019 of the PGP 2017-19 batch after submitting the Placement 2019 report to CRISIL for Audit. The unaudited placement report 2019 reveals that average salary in Placement 2019 at IIM Rohtak has increased to Rs.11.85 lakhs from Rs.11.70 lakhs last year and the highest salary in Placement 2019 has stood at Rs.24.13 lakhs.  

IIM Rohtak witnessed more than 90 recruiters participating in Placement 2019. The number included 40 new companies marking an increase in number of recruiters. Top recruiters who reinstated the faith in IIM Rohtak students are EY, KPMG, Cognizant, Deloitte, ICICI Bank among others. 

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IIM Rohtak Placement Highlights

  • Average Salary goes up to Rs.11.85 LPA
  • Highest Salary stands at Rs.24.13 LPA
  • More than 90 Recruiters Made Placement offers including 40 new recruiters
  • 110 students recruited by only 10 Companies
  • 32% offers were in marketing Domain
  • Top Recruiters include KPMG, ICICI, HDFC, Amul, Tata Steel, EY, Cognizant, Deloitte
  • 45 Students receive PPOs/PPIs

IIM Rohtak has recorded not only an increase in number of companies making placement offers in Placement 2019 but also increase in number of new recruiters to 40+. Number of PPIs/PPOs going up at 45 also reveals the fact that the curriculum, pedagogy at IIM Rohtak is as per Industry demand and is making students industry ready.

Key Placement trends
IIM Rohtak is the 1st among 6 new IIMs that has concluded its final placement process for the class 2017-19. The institute has witnessed participation of more than 90 recruiters including 40 new recruiters making offers across varied domains and recording again 100% placement. Last four years placement trends at IIM Rohtak are:

Placement year
Average Placement (Rs. in lakhs)
Highest Placement (Rs. in lakhs)
Placement 2019
11.85
24.13
Placement 2018
11.7
30
Placement 2017
12.3
25.9
Placement 2016
11.78
18.30

Domain wise Placement

Sales & Marketing: 32% share in Placements
Sales & Marketing accounted for 32% of the total placements. Students were offered profiles like brand manager, market research analyst, product manager, marketing consultant, business development managers among others. Prominent recruiters in this domain were Yes Bank, Dabur, BPCL, Tata Steel, IndiaMart, Amul, ACG worldwide, Aditya Birla Group among others 

Consulting & General Management: 30% Offers
Consulting & General Management domain saw a sharp rise in the number of companies as well as the offers made accounting for 30% of the total offers. Big companies such as EY, Deloitte, and KPMG made a return to the market and offered roles in consulting and general management.

IT & Analytics: 21% Offers
IT and analytics domain contributed 21 per cent share in placement 2019. The top recruiters making offers in this domain were Cognizant, Accenture, Axtria, Mu Sigma among others

Finance: 12% share in Placement
Finance emerged as one of the highest paying domain and a preferred choice with 12% of the batch opting for it. Prominent banks such as Kotak Mahindra, HDFC, Yes Bank, ICICI Bank, SBI recruited for multiple roles. Non-banking financial entities such as Indus Valley Partners, Arcesium, Future First, and Thomson Reuters recruited for niche profiles. 

Roles offered in this domain included financial management, wealth management, credit analysis, Investment management among others.

IIM Rohtak had the privilege of associating with some of the biggest names across multiple industry domains in the final placements this year. Also, there was a substantial rise in number of offers for some of the most sought after profiles in country. More companies visited IIM Rohtak for placement in 2019 making more offers in different sectors and domain.

This is the 8th PGP batch at IIM Rohtak that successfully availed opportunities across diversified profiles and various functions in the organizational setup. The year saw the institute strengthen its relationship with past recruiters and established relationships with new companies. High number of new recruiters indicated the high rise in the institute’s visibility in the industrial corridors. The substantial rise in the pick ratio reflects the strong association and faith of the corporate on the capabilities and business acumen of IIM Rohtak students.

The batch diversity in terms of gender and work experience was well appreciated by the industry and also reflected in the offers rolled out which were distributed across the major domains of Finance, Marketing, Operations, Information Technology, General Management, Consulting and HR. Various companies offered profiles of business development, strategy design and execution, reinforcing their belief in the strategic acumen of IIM Rohtak students.

The unique feature in the process was the diversity of profiles offered to the students which gave them a good choice in terms of industry and the role. Despite being one of the 6 new IIMs that were announced in 2009 and started functioning in 2010-11 IIM Rohtak has a consistently excellent placement record.

IIM Rohtak is the only IIM in Delhi NCR region. Apart from the flagship PGP programme, IIM Rohtak runs the doctoral programme to cater to the rising demand of qualified researchers and academicians in the industry.

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