IIM Ahmedabad final placement 2014 began with top recruiters including Accenture Strategy, AT Kearney, Bain & Co., The Boston Consulting Group, Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, McKinsey offering lucrative job offers to students from the class of 2014 during the first phase of much-awaited annual process.
According to Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad placement committee, the first cluster of the Final Placement process for the PGP batch of 2012-14 at was held on Feb 9, 2014. The firms that participated in Cluster 1 comprised three cohorts - global strategy consulting, investment banks and global financial services firms.
The list of recruiters during Cluster 1 included top firms like Accenture Strategy, AT Kearney, Bain & Co., The Boston Consulting Group, Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, McKinsey, Oliver Wyman, HSBC and others. Banks offered diverse roles across trading, investment banking, private banking and quantitative strategy.
Accenture Strategy made the highest number of offers – 18 (including pre-placement offers) in Cluster 1.
Speaking on the ongoing placement at IIM-A, Managing Director from Accenture said, “The student quality with diverse background and profiles, apart from the past experience with students recruited from IIM Ahmedabad and their track record, brings us to campus every year and drives us to recruit more people.”
The final placement under second cluster is scheduled on 16th February 2014.
IIM Ahmedabad is conducting the Finals Placement process for the PGP batch of 2014 through a cohort based placement process wherein companies offering similar profiles are grouped into cohorts, and several cohorts are invited to the campus in a particular cluster.
The final placement under Cluster 3 is scheduled for 23rd February 2014 and Cluster 4 is scheduled for 2nd March 2014. The placement committee officials at IIM-A said that “the institute will follow a rolling process post Cluster 4, if necessary.”
Though the institute provides names of top recruiters and number of offers at the campus immediatlry after the placement, the detailed placement data is released as per Indian Placement Reporting Standards (IPRS) after 3 months from the date of graduation of the batch.