PGPM Placement Snapshot 2020

The campus placement process for the PGPM Class of 2020 witnessed an excellent season with 100% of the students placed. The placement season saw participation from top recruiters like Ab-Inbev, Accenture Strategy, Aditya Birla Capital, ADP, Amazon, Cognizant, Dell, Deloitte, Decathlon, EY, Gartner, HCL, HSBC, HTC Global, Infosys, ITC Infotech, L&T Infotech, Magicbricks, Societe Generale, TCS, Zee Entertainment, ZoloStays, ZS Associates to name a few. The Avg. CTC increased to 13.6 lakhs p.a. while the highest domestic CTC was 28.6 Lakhs p.a. offered by a multinational consulting firm.

Dr. Suresh Ramanathan, Dean & Principal, Great Lakes Institute of Management, said, "Apart from the participation of top companies offering excellent roles, I am glad to see participation in some niche areas as well. We look forward to attracting more organizations from across the board, in-line with our new diversity initiatives, in the years to come."

Students were offered various coveted roles in Analytics, BFSI, IT/ITES, Consulting, E-commerce, Technology Consulting, FMCG and Product. Consulting was the dominant area of recruitment with Tech Consulting (29%) and Business Consulting (21%) firms contributing to a majority of the offers. IT/ITES (29%) services firms also contributed to a significant number of the offers while Product and Analytics were among the other major recruiting areas.

Mr. M. Balaji, Group Director - Corporate & Career Services of Great Lakes Institute of Management, said, "We are delighted with the placement outcome and the response received from the corporates. This is a testament to the confidence of our corporate partners in the quality of our graduates and we look forward to serving their talent needs in the future".

Key Highlights

  • Recruitment by companies across Analytics, BFSI, IT/ITES, Consulting, Digital, E-commerce, FMCG, Hospitality, Product and others
  • Large no. of offers by sought after consulting firms like Accenture Strategy, Deloitte, EY, ZS Associates.
  • Accenture Strategy & Technology, HCL, Deloitte US & India and ZS Associates were the largest recruiters
  • Highest Domestic CTC offered was INR 28.6 Lakhs per annum by a leading multinational consulting firm
  • Average CTC offered to the Class of 2020 was INR 13.6 Lakhs
  • Average post-MBA CTC was 2.64 times the pre-MBA CTC for PGPM Class of 2020

Average Salary Bracket

Average Salary Bracket

Salary Range

Salary Range

Industry Classification

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Function Classification

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PGPM 2019-20 Participating Companies*



Accenture Strategy, Cartesian, Crayon Data, Deloitte US, Deloitte India, EY, Gartner, IPAC, Netcore, Tiger Analytics, ZS Associates


Aditya Birla Capital, Bank of Tokyo, Basic-SubK, Equitas Bank, HSBC Technologies, Societe Generale


Amazon, eClerx, Magicbricks, Moglix, Social Beat, ZoloStays


Accenture Technology, Cognizant, Dolcera, Forsys, GAEA Global, GAVS, HCL, Hexaware, HTC Global, IBM, Infosys, ITC Infotech, L&T Infotech, Mindtree, NESIT, TCS, Virtusa


ADP, CAMS, Dell, Vivo - Fangs Technology, Next Education

(Education, FMCG, Healthcare & Pharma, Manufacturing, Media, Retail, Real Estate, Sports)

ABInbev, Decathlon, Indegene, KALS Group, Merittrac, Ninjacart, Optum - United Health Group, Schindler, Sobha Realty, Zee Entertainment, Ultramarine


  1. List of participating companies is partial
  2. All figures are of CTC which includes fixed salary, variable incentives and benefits
  3. Does not include students on sabbatical returning back to their firms.


  • Cornell University
  • Chicago Booth
  • Skema Business School
  • Universite De Bordeaux
  • Babson
  • Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
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