Covid-19, or not, talent always comes at premium. More so, if its Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, the premier business school of India. According to IIMA data, a student of the oneyear Post Graduate Program for Executives (PGPX) was offered Rs 81 lakh salary. Sources on the campus said at least two students have entered the Rs 1-crore club if one were to include stock options (ESOPs).
Information Technology (IT) firms formed the largest sector in terms of job offers with 42 accepted offers in final placement process of Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad's one year MBA programme.
IIM Ahmedabad completes the final placement process for the one year, full-time, postgraduate MBA Programme for Executives (PGPX) successfully. As every year, the final placement report was audited and finalised by an external agency.
The highest salary for the class of 2020 full-time post graduate programme in management for executives (PGPX) at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad jumped to Rs 81 lakh per annum this year from Rs 60 lakh pa last year. The average salary for the batch that received 120 offers also went up to Rs 33 lakh pa this year from Rs 30 lakh pa. Even those students who had lost job offers due to the pandemic have been placed with comparable offers, said the placement head at the institute.