PGPM 2020-21 Interim Placement Report
The campus placement process for the PGPM Class of 2021 witnessed an excellent season with over 90% of the students already placed as on 9th Apr 2021. With ongoing processes being conducted for the remaining candidates, the placement season is set to wrap up successfully well before the program completion in June 2021. The placement season saw participation from major recruiters like Microsoft, Accenture, BNY Mellon, Cognizant, Decathlon Sports, Deloitte, EY, FedEx, HCL, Infosys, L&T Infotech, Michael Page, Mindtree, TCS, Tiger Analytics, Vedanta, ZS Associates to name a few. The average CTC of the batch was 13.63 Lakhs p.a. and the highest domestic CTC offered was 31.75 Lakhs p.a. by a multinational consulting firm.
Dr. Suresh Ramanathan, Dean & Principal, Great Lakes Institute of Management, said, “It has been a challenging year for the entire world and it is great to see marquee recruiters coming back to hire from Great Lakes for excellent opportunities. This is a testament to Great Lakers’ performance and impact across organizations year after year.”
Students were offered roles in Analytics, BFSI, IT/ITES, Business & Technology Consulting, Operations and Product areas. Consulting was the dominant area of recruitment with Tech Consulting (34%) and Business Consulting (29%) firms contributing to the largest number of offers.
Mr. M. Balaji, Group Director - Corporate & Career Services, Great Lakes Institute of Management, said, “It has been heartening to see recruiters reinforce their faith in Great Lakes students especially as they deal with a massive disruption as they seek to transform their businesses.”