Regardless of the economic slowdown in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, a batch of 56 students of IIM-Calcutta unshakable by 60 job offers with an average remuneration of Rs 26.31 lakh per annum, as stated on Saturday.
From IIM-C, the students who have been doing the fourth batch of Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) programme got these offers from 18 firms. “An international offer with a remuneration of Rs 41.29 lakh (per annum) was the biggest salary received by students of this batch,” the statement said.
Last year’s figure of paying up is Rs 25.05 lakh, but now it’s average remuneration peaked up to Rs 26.31 lakh. The BFSI (banking, financial services and insurance) sector rated for 57 per cent of the total offers. “We are delighted by the achievement of our PGDBA students. It is yet another promising programme from IIM Calcutta and partner institutions ISI and IIT Kharagpur,” PGDBA chairperson Professor Sahadeb Sarkar said.
Some of the preeminent companies which part took in the final placement process were Adani, ZS Associates, EnvestnetYodlee, EXL Analytics, and ICICI Bank. The PGDBA is a two-year full-time residential programme offered by IIM-C in collaboration with ISI, Kolkata and IIT-Kharagpur.