Indian Institute of Management Bangalore concluded its final placement drive for the PGP, EPGP, and PGPPM programs. The PGP batch of 2020 witnessed a 100% placement record as 429 students bagged over 518 placement offers made by 120+ recruiters. 

The 2019-2020 Placement season ended with the Management Consulting companies emerging as top recruiters with 37% of placement offers. 

With regard to the EPGP program, over 67 offers were made by 26 companies. The average CTC bagged by the candidates was of INR. 29.88 LPA.

For the PGPPM program, 3 out of 9 students successfully grabbed some impressive job opportunities. 

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IIM Bangalore Placement 2020 Highlights

Placement Statistics PGP EPGP PGPPM
No. of Eligible Students  432 75 9
No. of Companies 120 26 -
No. of Offers 518 67 3
Average Domestic CTC INR. 26.18 LPA INR. 29.88 LPA -
Median Domestic CTC INR. 25 LPA INR. 28.50 LPA -

IIM Bangalore Placement 2020 witnessed 518 offers rolled out for 429 PGP students. The average domestic CTC offered to the students was of INR. 26.18 LPA.

The EPGP department hosted over 26 recruiters who offered 67 job opportunities to 75 students from the 2020 batch.

For PGPPM, of the nine non-DOPT candidates eligible for placements, 6 students were still without any offers in hand. Two of the students had job offers from their Pre-IIMB organization or were on a sabbatical while one student rejected the job offer for personal reasons.

IIM Bangalore Placements 2020 PGP

Number of Students 432
Number of Offers Made 518
Number of Companies 120
Pre-Placement Offers Made/Accepted 216/149
Lateral Placement offers Made/Accepted 108/86
Overseas Offers 18
Opting Out of Placements 3
Number of Offers during the Final Placement Week 194/194
Average CTC Offered INR. 26.18 LPA
Median CTC Offered INR. 25 LPA

This year the PGP batch size consisted of 432 students out of which 429 were successfully placed under different sectors of the industry. A total of 216 PPOs were offered out of which 149 were accepted by the students.

The recruitment drive concluded with consulting companies emerging as top recruiters with 147 placement offers. Boston Consulting emerged as the top recruiter with 23 offers followed by Bain & Company with 20 Offers.

18 out of the total placement offers included international companies that offered an average CTC of INR. 32.10 LPA and a median CTC of INR. 26 LPA.

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IIM Bangalore Placements 2020 Sector-Wise

From the following graph, it is evident that most of the students got placed in Management Consulting followed by General Management and Information Technology.

IIM Bangalore Placement

Some of the major recruiters included the following:

191 offers were made in the Management Consulting Sector led by BCG with 23 offers. Other leading Consulting companies which made placement offers in good numbers included Bain & Company with 20 offers; Accenture Strategy -18 offers; Amazon-16 offers; Kearney -15 offers; McKinsey & Co. and PwC Tech with 14 offers each.

Prominent recruiters in the IT sector who made 72 offers include Microsoft IDC, Sprinklr, Amagi Labs, Browserstack, Byju's, Cisco, Infoedge, Tech Mahindra, Google, and etc.

The 67 offers made in the fast-growing General Management space included Aditya Birla Group leading with 8 offers followed by Adani Group, Vedanta, Capgemini, Tata Administrative Services, Zee Entertainment, Genpact, JSW Group, and etc.

Students opting for Sales and Marketing roles received 57 offers and were recruited by major consumer goods firms led by Anheuser-Busch InBev, Asian Paints, FIITJEE - EdFora, Procter & Gamble, Bajaj Finserv, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Emxcel, Tata Sky, Colgate Palmolive, ITC, and etc.

There were 52 offers overall in the Corp. Finance domain. Amongst banks, Goldman Sachs made a maximum of 8 offers followed by Avendus Capital, JP Morgan and Allianz Benelux. Other recruiters also included IDFC First Bank, Bharti Financial Services, ICICI, Kotak Mahindra, Wells Fargo, HCL, Landmark, Motilal Oswal Group, and Prime Ventures.

IIM Bangalore Placement 2020 Top Recruiters

The following table represents the list of top recruiters who provided some of the best PPOs:

Recruiter No. of Offers
Bain & Company 15
BCG 13
McKinsey & Co. 11
Kearney 10
Amazon 8
Accenture Strategy 7
Aditya Birla Group 5
Microsoft IDC 5
Procter & Gamble 4

78 out of 216 PPOs were provided by the above mentioned recruiters.

With regards to the final placement offers, the following graph comprises of the top recruiters who provided the highest number of placement offers-

Recruiter No. of Offers
BCG 23
Bain & Company 20
Accenture Strategy 18
Amazon 16
Kerney 15
McKinsey & Co. 14
PwC Tech. 14
Microsoft IDC 10
American Express 8
Aditya Birla Group 7
Goldman Sachs 7
AB InBev 7
GEP Consulting 7
Bharti Airtel 6
Vedanta 6

IIM Bangalore Placement 2020 Year-wise Trends 

A massive increase can be seen in the placement offers since 2017 to 2019, as can be seen in the graph given below:

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IIM Bangalore EPGP Placements 2020

Under the discipline of EPGP, a total of 75 students participated in the placement drive out of which the highest number of recruitments were done under the Consulting sector.

Number of Students 75
Number of Offers Made 67
Number of Companies 26
Number of Students Starting Their Own Venture 1
Number of Students Seeking Jobs 7
Average CTC Offered INR. 29.88 LPA
Median CTC Offered INR. 28.50 LPA

In terms of salary, the median CTC offered was INR. 28.50 LPA and the Mean CTC was INR. 29.88 LPA.

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IIM Bangalore EPGP Industry-wise Placements 2020

Highest percentage of students went into the consulting sector followed by the IT Service and Energy sector.

Industry Total Offers % of students
Government 1 1.49
BFSI 2 2.98
Conglomerate 2 2.98
Consulting 5 7.46
E-Commerce 6 8.96
Startup 3 4.48
Others 2 2.98
Power & Energy 4 5.97
FMCG 3 4.48
IT Product 5 7.46
IT Services/ITES 23 43.28
Manufacturing 1 1.49
Education 3 4.48
Pharmaceuticals 1 1.49

IIM Bangalore EPGP Placement 2020 Top Recruiters

The following table represents the top recruiters and the number of offers provided by them:

Recruiter No. of Offers
Genpact  11
Accenture 9
Amazon 6
Quantiphi 4
L&T Infotech 3
Samsung 3

Some of the other recruiters included-

  • Infosys Consulting
  • ITC Infotech
  • Sterlite
  • Quantiphi
  • Aditya Birla Group
  • Axis Bank
  • Microsoft
  • Wipro

IIM Bangalore PGPPM Placements 2020

For PGPPM, of the nine non-DOPT candidates eligible for placements, 6 students were still without any offers in hand. Two of the students had job offers from their Pre-IIMB organization or were on a sabbatical while one student rejected the job offer for personal reasons.

IIM Bangalore Summer Placements 2019-2021

Summer placement at IIM Bangalore for the meeting 2019-2021 finished effectively with 441 students getting 446 internship offers. 

No. of Students 441
No. of Job Offers 446
No. of Offers Accepted 437
Opted Out 4

An aggregate of 437 understudies of the MBA Class of 2021 at IIM Bangalore were selected throughout the summer placement process.

Management Consulting turned into the most noteworthy sector followed by Marketing and Sales and Commercial Banking.

IIM Bangalore Placement

Some of the top recruiters were:

Recruiter No. of Offers
Amazon 24
Bain & Company 19
Accenture 17
Goldman Sachs 13
BCG 13
Kearney 11
McKinsey & Co. 11
Microsoft 10
AB InBev 7
Avendus Capital 7
Procter and Gamble 7
Sprinklr 7
Vodafone Idea Ltd. 7