IIM Ahmedabad’s PGPX has been rated among the world’s best MBA programmes in terms of career progression. Such a career progression in the careers of graduating students has been possible due to a variety of factors. The PGPX intake has a rigorous admissions process, an enriching academic programme, and a strong industry recognition. Recruiters from various sectors such as banking, consulting, energy, financial services, information technology, manufacturing, logistics and diversified business groups prefer to hire their middle and senior management through the PGPX graduates.
The placement process of the PGPX programme is carried out by the PGPX student placement committee. The student committee carries out a rigorous job-search and application process, with active support from the placement office at IIMA. As a typical PGPX student is experienced and comes with a solid background of 5 to 15 years, the placement process is designed based on the requirements of individual batch. Given the senior roles that PGPX students take up after graduation, the placement process is followed on a rolling basis between December to March.
In order to assist the students, choose the right career path, the placements office and student placement committee organizes regular workshops, speaker sessions, and individual coaching sessions. These sessions are aimed at providing the students with the right inputs to students for a focused job search.