Placements at GIM this year also have crossed another far reaching milestone, which has helped GIM in Cementing its base amongst the top and elitist of Business schools in the country after catapulting to the highest echelons last year.
Trident Group offered Rs. 15 Lakhs per annum as package. This is clearly another landmark and has created a history of sorts for this 27 year old institution. LIC housing finance is consistently offering the salary package of Rs. 7.5 lacks year after year.
Having crossed these milestones GIM has set a new bench mark for itself in terms of placements. GIM have positioned itself as a preferred choice of destination for talent acquisition and the long list of companies visiting the campus is the testimony to it ever growing popularity among the recruiting fraternity and students seeking admissions.
Over the years GIM Media Rankings have improved tremendously and GIM today is amongst the Top 40 best B schools in the country and stands NO. 1 in AP.
Even before final year students could begin their last trimester, more than 85 students of MBA, BBA (Hons) and BBM got placed. This year also GIM has organized three Placement windows one in October – December 2015, another in February 2016 and the last one in April2016 keeping in mind the academic schedules and also recruiters' convenience.
All the 100 % students got placement offers.
Highlight of this year campus placement at GIM is that all Recruiters have recruited larger nos. of students then what they have originally planned for. They were so impressed with our students that majority of them want to visit as early as possible this year as well.
Over all 50 recruiters have visited campus this year. Prominent amongst them were: Taj Group of Hotels, Novotel – an Accor group of Hotels, Colgate-Palmolive, GSK, Bharati Airtel, Idea Cellular, Coca-cola, Future Group, Capital IQ- A standard and Poor Company, Deloitte, Bajaj Allianz Insurance, ICICI Securities, Hana Global Solutions India, Air World Wide, Hospira – A US MNC Pharma Major, Variety Knowledge Solutions – An UB Affiliate Company, Water Health India Ltd. Netexlir, Zeta interactive, Amararaja Batteries, e.t.c.
This Year saw the return of Private sector Banking majors to the campus; they were Axis Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank.
GIM attracted a very good number of new Recruiters to its campus: BNP Paribas, Amazon, Cognizant, Tommy Hilfiger, Karur Vyasia Bank, Cholamandalam Finance – A Murugappa Group Company, Amul, Dabur, Metro Cash & Carry, Orient Cement, Kenexa and IBM group company, Sheraton group.
The average package went up to Rs. 5 25 Lakhs.