The economic slowdown, market crash, infrastructural instability, job losses, and many more to that list. The world barely recovered from the pandemic situation and was struck by the second wave of Covid. In this situation, it was a silver lining for IIM Kozhikode as it registered 100 per cent placements with an increase in average cost to company (CTC). Having achieved 100 per cent placements for students registered in 2021 speaks about the institute's zeal and motivation to be the best always. IIM Kozhikode placements witnessed a minimal hike of 4.6 per cent in recruiter participation in 2021.
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137 employment recruiters took part in the placement season 2021. Though the increase of employer participation was allayed in 2021 as against in 2020 which stood a 22.4% increase in recruiter participation. The key highlights of IIM Kozhikode placements 2021 are:
|IIM Kozhikode Average Package (in INR) for top 50%||28.9 LPA|
|IIM Kozhikode Median Package (in INR)||20 LPA|
|IIM Kozhikode Mean Package (in INR)||22.5 LPA|
|Students Registered and Placed||459|
|Total Placement Percentage||100%|
The Summer Placements 2020 highlights are mentioned below:
|IIM Kozhikode Summer Placements 2020|
|Highest Stipend (in INR)||3.2 lakh|
|Median Stipend(in INR)||2 lakh|
|Mean Stipend(in INR)||1.88 lakh|
|Top 5 percentile Stipend||3.07 lakh|
|Top 10 percentile Stipend||3.03 lakh|
|Top 15 percentile Stipend||2.92 lakh|
The domain wise highlights for Summer Placements 2020 are as follows:
|Top Employment Recruiters|
|Consulting||3 lakh||2.56 lakh||Deloitte, PWC, Accenture, BCG|
|Finance||3.2 lakh||1.8 lakh||Citi Bank, DE Shaw & co., Goldman Sachs|
|General Management||3 lakh||1.36 lakh||Mahindra. TAS, Axis Bank|
|IT/ Analytics||3 lakh||1.88 lakh||Mircosoft, Google, HUL|
|Operations||3.2 lakh||2.31 lakh||Amazon, Flipkart, Asian Paints|
|Sales & Marketing||3.2 lakh||1.55 lakh||Samsung, ITC, Nestle|
Here is the list of top recruiting organizations taking part in the placement drive of IIM-K.
|Adithya Birla Group||Honeywell||Reliance|
|Arvind||Hindustan Unilever limited||Sami labs|
|AstraZeneca||JP Morgan Chase &co||Shell|
|Axis Bank||JSW||State Street|
|Credit Suisse||Microland||Tata Steel|
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IIM Kozhikode Average cost to company for top 50% increased by 8.1 per cent in 2021 as against in 2020. The consulting firm offers rose by 12.5 per cent in 2021 as that of 2020. The key statistics of IIM-K is tabulated below:
|IIM K Placement Statistics|
|Top 50 % Average Package (in INR)||28.9 LPA||26.69 LPA|
|Mean Package (in INR)||22.5 LPA||23.8 LPA|
|Median Package (in INR)||20 LPA||20.8 LPA|
|Highest Package (in INR)||-||58 LPA|
|Total Employer Recruiters||137||131|
The domain wise percentage of offers made is mentioned below for 2021:
|Domain-wise Placement Offers 2021- IIM-K|
|Domain||Percentage-wise offer made|
|Sales & Marketing||15.2 %|
|General Management & Operations||13.8 %|
The domain wise highlights for Final Placements 2020 are as follows:
|Top Employment Recruiters|
|Consulting||34.36 LPA||23.75 LPA||Bain & Co., PWC, Accenture, E&Y|
|Finance||37 LPA||20.38 LPA||HSBC, Axis Bank, Goldman Sachs|
|General Management||28 LPA||21.64 LPA||Airtel. TAS, RIL|
|IT/ Analytics||50 lakh||23.89 LPA||Myntra, Cisco, Wipro|
|Operations||40.5 LPA||28.98 LPA||Bounce, JSW, ninjacart|
|Sales & Marketing||58 LPA||22.13 LPA||HUL, Bajaj, Asian Paints|
Below mentioned table shows the year-wise IIM-K Packages offered to students in the last five years:
|Year||Highest CTC(in INR)||Average CTC (in INR)||Median CTC (in INR)|
|2021||-||22.5 LPA||20 LPA|
|2020||58 LPA||23.08 LPA||20.8 LPA|
|2019||52.1 LPA||20.67 LPA||18.5 LPA|
|2018||37 LPA||17.8 LPA||16 LPA|
|2017||37 LPA||17.65 LPA||-|
The below chart is the representation of year-wise salary received by students of IIM-K during the campus placements.
IIM-K students have shown the potential to grab offers at national and international levels. In 2020, 5 international offers were received by the students of IIM-K.
Ans. IIM-K registered 100 per cent placements in 2021 & 2020. The highest cost to company proposed stood at INR 58 LPA and the domain was Sales & Marketing.
Ans. Notwithstanding the global pandemic, IIM-K accomplished 100 per cent placements. The mean salary rendered to students was INR 22.5 LPA while median package was INR 20 LPA.
Ans. The highest stipend rendered was INR 3.2 lakh and the average stipend was INR 2.41 for two months. Around 62 new recruiters took part in the summer placements in 2021.
I did an internship in Investment banking division of Deutsche Bank in Mumbai.
IIM Kozhikode has a good number of key companies coming for marketing and finance roles. Recently consultancy has also picked up.
The average salary last year was INR 17,00,000 PA which keeps on increasing year by year.
The alumni network is not as strong as other established IIM, but the initial batches are now reaching a position of power and will be helpful.