IIM Ahmedabad Final Placement Report 2018

IIM Ahmedabad Final Placement ReportIIM Ahmedabad Final Placement Report 2018 - IIM Ahmedabad has commenced the final placement process for PGP batch of 2016 -18 in cluster-wise cohorts from February 11, 2018, with maximum offers from Accenture Strategy. Boston Consulting Group made the second highest number of offers. The cluster-wise schedule for IIM Ahmedabad Final Placement 2018 is as follows:

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  • Cluster 1 – February 10, 2018

  • Cluster 2 – February 13, 2018

  • Cluster 3 – February 16, 2018

According to IIM Ahmedabad, the institute will follow a rolling process post Cluster 3 if necessary.

IIM Ahmedabad Final Placement Report 2018 – Cluster 1

Cluster 1 comprised of three cohorts, – investment banking and markets, management consulting and private equity, venture capital and hedge funds.

Top recruiters from Cluster 1 included Accenture Strategy, A. T. Kearney, Bain & Co., Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, McKinsey & Company, Monitor Deloitte, Oliver Wyman & The Boston Consulting Group among others.

The total number of offers made by Accenture Strategy was 17, which includes the Pre Placement Offers (PPOs) as well. Boston Consulting Group made 15 offers.

Finance firms offered (including pre-placement offers) roles in investment banking, private equity, venture capital and capital markets across functions and geographies.

The B-School mentions, “IIM-A has always had an extremely rich mix of firms from diverse sectors. Consulting firms, offering management consulting roles across geographies, continue to hire in large numbers. This reinforces the strength of the general management program at IIM-A.


IIM Ahmedabad Final Placement Report 2018 – Cluster 2

Cluster 2 comprised five cohorts - Consumer Goods, Consumer Services, Consumer Electronics, Retail B2B & Advisory Consulting. Airtel made the highest number of offers, which is 10, followed by Tata Administrative Services (TAS), which is seven.

 The Consumer Goods, Consumer Services and Consumer Electronics cohorts included regular recruiters like Airtel, Asian Paints, HUL, L’Oréal, Mondelez, Nestlé, Reckitt Benckiser and Samsung. The General Management and Leadership cohort comprised recruiters such as the C K Birla Group, JSW Group, RPG Group and Tata Administrative Services, while the Advisory Consulting cohort consisted of firms like EY, Protiviti Global and PwC among others.


General Management firms offered leadership roles in Conglomerates, followed by Consumer Goods firms, which extended the highest number of offers including pre-placement offers.  

Careers360 will update IIM Ahmedabad Cluster 3 final placement reports as and when they are concluded.


IIM Ahmedabad Final Placement Report 2018 - Food and Agreebusiness Management Programme

The institute has completed the final placement process for its PG Programme in Food and Agreebusiness Management on February 13, 2018 for the 2016-18 batch. All the 46 students of the batch were presented with diverse opportunities in food, agribusiness and allied sectors. A total of 24 companies of different sectors such as FMCG, Food Processing, e-Commerce, Agri Inputs and Services, Food and Agri Consulting, BFSI and Social Development, participated in the final placement process. There were also many first-time recruiters like KPMG, ITC Agri, Walmart etc. Some highlights of the placement are mentioned in the table below:


Highlights of Final Placement Report 2018 for PGP-FABM Programme

Total Number of Companies participated


Total number of students in the batch


First Time Recruiters

Jain Irrigation, KPMG, Grofers, ITC Agri, Walmart, Livlush and Basix

Regular Recruiters

ADM, TGI, Pioneering Ventures and General Mills

Top Recruiters

Godrej Group of Companies and PI Industries

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