Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow completed final placements for the PGP class of 2016-18 with a total of 454 offers being made by 143 recruiters including 47 new recruiters for a batch of 445 students. The offers included 20% increase in the number of Pre Placement Offers, 30% increase in the number of offers from the Higher Entry Placement Process (HEPP) and 220 offers from the final placements.

Prominent recruiters in HEPP were Aditya Birla Group, Amazon, Accenture, Citi, Deloitte, Everest Group, Flipkart, Hinduja, KPMG, PwC, Paytm, Tredence Analytics, Yes Bank.

The top segments based on functional roles offered were Sales & Marketing (24%), Finance (23%), Consulting (23%), e-Commerce (12%), Systems and IT (7%) and General management (11%).

In the FMCG, consumer goods, telecom and digital media sector, firms participating included Airtel, ABInBev, Dr.Reddy’s, GSK, Hindustan Unilever, ITC, Nestle, Procter & Gamble, Reckitt Benckiser and Samsung, among others.

The BFSI sector saw the participation of a number of international firms hiring for a diverse set of profiles. On Campus were the likes of American Express, Avendus Capital, CRISIL, Citi, Deutsche Bank, DBS, HSBC, ICICI Bank, Kotak, o3 Capital and Societe Generale among others.

The consulting domain saw participation from Accenture, Alvarez & Marsal, Capgemini, Arete Advisors, Deloitte, EY, Feedback Infra, KPMG, PwC, Mastercard, Mckinsey & Company and The Boston Consulting Group among others.

Aditya Birla Group (ABG), Airtel, Hinduja, Lodha Group, RPG and Tata Administrative Services among others represented the general management domain. Firms from the IT/e-Commerce, Technology sectors included Amazon, Flipkart, Cloudtail, OYO, Paytm, Uber and Wipro among others.