The summer placements are 'ON' in Indian Institute of Management- Ahmedabad. Summer placements commenced with major consulting firms offering roles in large numbers to first year Post Graduate Programme (PGP) students in Ahmedabad (IIM-A).
The campus is regularly visited by associations during summer placement such as Boston Consulting Group, Royal Bank of Scotland and Accenture made offers in double digit. More than 20 firms conducted interviews in cluster one comprising three cohorts-i-banks, consulting , and private equity firms, venture capital and investment management associations at the placement process conducted at IIM-A.
The Business school saw participation from around 20 regular recruiters, including McKinsey & Co, Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Brain and Company, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank abd Royal Bank of Scotland. BCG India Partner and Director Ravi Srivastava said “12 offers were made by BCG at IIM-A for summer recruitment’s this year. IIM-A continues to be one of our core campuses for recruitment and we look forward to continue recruiting large numbers”.
The Recruitment secretary of Placement at IIM-A said “Despite the market conditions being comparatively less buoyant this year, the number of acceptances in cluster one was marginally lower than last year”. The placements in next cluster are scheduled for November 14 which shall include roles on offer in domestic banking, financial services, consulting, business development, general management and FMCG Marketing.
This placements which are carried out at IIM-A are for internship of student with private firms as part of their curriculum.