IIFT maintains strong brands in its placement portfolio. When you talk about placements, you have to know what are the USPs of Bschool. Here are the advantages
*MBA in International Business - Only one in top10
*Only trade majors offered Bschool
*IIFT's evolution from trade school to all domain specialization campus is much applauded by industry
* Less batch strength compared to any Bschool in india.As good batch stength of 240 in 2014-16, 254 in 2015-17 (Both Kolkata,Delhi campuses included). Placement quality stays strong.
Finance & Trade roles are some of the top profiles in the country.Marketing & Sales profiles flood the campus during placement seasons.
2014-16 batch completed 100% final placement with 18.01lpa avg package, with 15 international offers.
Ofcourse, this all possible with a robust alumni network. IIFT almuni are always ready to interact with students and provide necessary guidance in career path.
Conglomerates such as Mahindra and Mahindra, Godrej Properties Limited, RPG, Cipla, Airtel, L&T, Robert Bosch and Raymond have offered their leadership and strategy roles to IIFTians. IIFT has made giant strides in the Consulting domain with the prestigious Clinton Health Access Initiative offering their highly coveted role in healthcare consulting. Deloitte, PwC, Cognizant Business Consulting, Infosys Management Consulting Services, Actuate Business Consulting and Stellium Consulting make up the other consulting recruiters on campus. Global Top-5 Executive Search firm, Russell Reynolds, continue to hire exclusively from IIFT. International placements are robust, with remarkable rise in offers across locations such as Beijing, Melbourne, San Francisco, Dubai, Moscow, Bangkok, Singapore & Nigeria.
IIFT has reinforced its standing as the best trade school in Asia with roles offered by prominent recruiters in trade like Louis Dreyfus, Glencore, AluZinc Asia, Phoenix Commodities and Vital Solutions Singapore. Maersk Line & Sharaf Shipping also offer niche shipping roles to IIFTians. The campus continues to be the preferred destination for Technology majors like Google, HP, Dell, Lenovo, SAP India, IBM and Interglobe. The e-commerce sector hires aggressively across profiles, with names like Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal, PayTm, mjunction, Shopclues, Zopper all vying to recruit from IIFT. IT/ITes firms like HCL, TCS, Wipro and KPIT make their presence felt offering a wide gamut of roles to IIFTians. TATA Advanced Systems Limited had offered its niche General Management profile to the students.
IIFT’s innate strength in finance is reflected by the presence of organisations like Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, Nomura, Bank of America, Citibank, Citi Services India Limited, Royal Bank of Scotland, HSBC, HDFC, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Indus Valley Partners, Edelweiss, TATA Capital, Aviva. Vodafone, Flipkart and Wipro . IIFT has retained its edge in Sales and marketing with marquee names like ITC, Godrej Consumer Products Limited, L'Oreal, Britannia, Wipro Consumer Care, Tolaram Group, TATA Motors, Bajaj Auto, TATA Steel, Madura Fashion and Lifestyle, Titan, HT Media. Healthcare and pharmaceutical giants reaffirmed IIFT’s strength in International Business, with students bagging profiles across domains at Eli Lilly, Cipla, Zimmer, Indegene Lifesystems and Bioxcel.