MDI Gurgaon Final Placement Report 2018 - Maximum offers from Sales and Marketing domain
Sreetama Datta, 20 Mar 2018, #MDI Gurgaon
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MDI Gurgaon Final Placement Report 2018 - MDI Gurgaon completed final placement for the PGP, PGP-IM and PGP-HRM programmes with an average salary of Rs.  19.17 lakh per annum (LPA). Last year the salary was Rs. 18.89 LPA. Sales & Marketing was the highest recruiting domain. As many as 119 companies participated in the process out of which 28 were first time recruiters. The table below brings the highlights of MDI Gurgaon final placement process 2018.

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MDI Gurgaon Final Placement 2018 Highlights

Total number of students

331

PGPM – 240

PGP-HRM – 59

PGP-IM - 32

Number of participating companies

119

PGPM – 95

PGP-HRM – 43

PGP-IM - 23

Number of Pre Placement Offers

108

Average Salary

Rs. 19.17 LPA

Median Salary

Rs. 18.30 LPA

Highest domestic salary

Rs. 35 LPA

Highest international salary

Rs. 55 LPA

Programme wise Salary Statistics

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PGPM

PGP-IM

PGP-HRM

Highest Salary

Rs. 35 LPA

Rs. 24.45 LPA

Rs. 24 LPA

Average Salary

Rs. 19.35 LPA

Rs. 18.54 LPA

Rs. 19.15 LPA

Meidan Salary

Rs. 18.39 LPA

Rs. 17.89 LPA

Rs. 18.15 LPA

Function wise placement trends

Function

Percentage of Offers

Finance

21

General Management/Strategy

28

Operations

19

Sales & Marketing

32

Sales & Marketing

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According to MDI Gurgaon, Sales and Marketing was the most preferred area for the students. AB InBev, Abbott, Godrej Industries, ITC, L'Oréal, Pidilite Industries and Vodafone participated in the process with international roles being offered by Godrej Industries and Tolaram Group. Abbott, IOCL, Jubilant FoodWorks, MARS and PUMA were the first time recruiters.

 

Finance

BFSI companies extended offers like Corporate Banking, Corporate Finance, Equity Research, Investment Banking and Wealth Management. Top recruiters included Goldman Sachs, HSBC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Nomura. Other recruiters in this domain were American Express, Axis Bank, BMW, Citibank, Coca Cola, CRISIL, Yes Bank among others.

 

Operations, IT/IteS and Others

Manufacturing giants such as Ashok Leyland and Tata Steel offered roles in the Operations domain. A number of IT companies offered Product Management and Analytics roles. According to MDI Gurgaon, leading start-ups directly recruited for their CXO roles. Top recruiters included Cognizant, Ashok Leyland, IBM IT Consulting, L&T, Tata Motors, Tata Sky, Tata Steel, Vedanta among others.

 

General Management & Strategy

Conglomerates like Godrej Industries, Hinduja Group, Reliance Industries Limited and RPG Group made offers in this domain. Niche profiles were offered by consulting companies such as Accenture Strategy, Deloitte, KPMG and PwC while Boeing offered its strategy role. Other recruiters included Airtel, Infosys Consulting, Lenskart etc.

 

Human Resources

Prominent recruiters in this programme were Aditya Birla Group, Deloitte, ITC Limited, Reliance Industries Limited, RPG Group and PwC SDC. Recruiters such as New recruiters included companies such as Bajaj Auto and HPCL.

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My 12th score is 90 (best 4) otherwise 89. 10th is 92 Grad is 65.77 plus 5 months work ex Is it possible for me to get a call from MDI Gurgaon or equivallent colleges?

Rehan Alam Student Expert 4th Nov, 2019

Dear aspirant,

Yes you can very well expect a call from all the IIMs except for IIM-A/B/C at 99.30 percentile. Certainly you can get a call from MDI also. However, if you are expecting a call from one of the top 3-4 IIMs, then you have to score a minimum of 99.50 percentile.

Hope this helps. Thank you.


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My 10th , 12th and graduation score is 86.1% ,78.3% and 73% respectively and i am pursuing BBA and no work ex. how much minimum CAT percentile i need to get calls from IIM Ahmedabad, Kozhikode and MDI gurgaon

Ayshi Ghosh Student Expert 29th Oct, 2019
Hello Atishay,
With your academic records, you need to score more than 99.8 percentile to get a call from IIM Ahmedabad, more than 99.5 percentile to get a call from IIM Kozhikode and  more than 98 percentile to get into MDI Gurgaon. All the best!
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When to apply for the colleges like Great lakes, MDI, FMS, IIFT etc ?? Before Cat exam or else after CAT exam ?? Can we apply to these prestigious campuses at any time after CAT-2019 exam ??

SUMIT AGARWAL 21st Nov, 2019

Hi Rupa,

Common Admission Test (CAT)

The exam consists of four segments: Verbal, Quantitative, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning. These segments are accordingly grouped into sections. CAT has three sections:

  • Quantitative Aptitude (QA)
  • Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR)
  • Verbal and Reading Comprehension (VRC)

The important dates related to the exams are,

CAT 2019 - Common Admission Test

Notification date

28-07-2019

06:00 AM

Registration – Online

07-08-2019

10:00 AM to 18-09-2019 05:00 PM

Late Registration – Online

25-09-2019

05:00 PM

Admit Card Release

23-10-2019

10:00 AM

Exam Date & Timings- Online

24-11-2019

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Result

07-01-2020

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Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT)

Usually, XAT is held on the first Sunday of the year (January). XAT scores are accepted by XLRI, Jamshedpur and more than 100 management institutes.

XAT exam tests the candidate on four fronts:

  • Quantitative Ability
  • English Language & Logical Reasoning
  • Decision Making
  • GK & Essay

XAT 2020

Notification date

23-08-2019

10:00 AM

Registration – Online

23-08-2019

10:00 AM to 30-11-2019 05:00 PM

Late Registration – Online

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Admit Card Release

20-12-2019

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Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP)

SNAP is a national-level entrance examination and is conducted by Symbiosis International University. Its scores are primarily used for admission to 15 institutes under Symbiosis International University. SNAP is a computer-based exam and is held for two hours. It tests a candidate on:

  • General English
  • Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency
  • General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario
  • Analytical & Logical Reasoning

SNAP 2019

Notification date

02-08-2019

10:00 AM

Registration – Online

16-08-2019

10:00 AM to 23-11-2019 11:30 PM

Admit Card Release

02-12-2019

10:00 AM to 15-12-2019 02:00 PM

Exam Date & Timings- Online

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NMIMS Management Aptitude Test (NMAT)

NMAT is one of the important and popular MBA entrance exams offered by any private college. It is a computer-based exam, and is held over a 75-day testing window, between the month of October and December. students need to attempt 120 MCQs in 120 minutes. Students can appear for the exam for about three times and the best of three scores will be used for admission.

The NMAT exam has three main sections:

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Great Lakes Institute Of Management, Chennai & Gurgaon

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IIFT, Delhi/Kolkata

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Usually colleges like Great Lakes, IIFT, MDI, FMS close their application forms the day CAT exam gets over or even before that. Hence, I advise you to be aware of their application dates before you miss them.

All the very best!!

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My 10th score is 9.6 cgpa &12th score is 93.5% and college cgpa is by far 8. I want to get admissn in MDI ggn, how mch shd I score in CAT?

Priyaanka Sarkar Student Expert 21st Aug, 2019

Dear Manavi, the basic eligibility criteria remains 50% Aggregate in Graduation for General Category and 45% for Reserved Categories.For admision to MDI Gurgaon, the following Composite score calculation method is used:


  • CAT Weightage: 60%
  • Group Discussion, Personal Interview and WAT: 20%
  • 10th, 12th, Graduation, Work Experience, Academic diversity: 20%


Now coming to CAT weightage, now that CAT is conducted at 2 different slots, IIM Kozikhode follows a unique method of calculating the score.  IIM Kozikhode will normalise the CAT scores using percentile equivalence. Adjustment of location and scale differences of score distributions across different norms and then scores will be normalised. These scores will be then converted into percentiles for shortlisting and selection purposes. And B Schools have been giving sectional preference to CAT scores to calculate CAT score. While FMS gives importance to VARC section, all other major IIMs give weightage to QA section. Going by the previous year cut offs, to get into MDI, your CAT score should be nothing less than 93-95%. The reason for their higher cut offs can be justified by their placement opportunities. 138 PPOs were offered to MDI students by 106 participating recruiters. The average salary was 20.13 lakhs and the highest domestic salary was 40.79 lakhs. A candidate with an excellent academic track, has all eligibility criteria points, good communication skills and analytical skills and possesses the ability to take up challenges is called an ideal Candidate. And with your academic track, you can make it to MDI, if you can score a percentile of atleast 95. Last year 55% of CAT score is given weightage. And for an example we shall give you an idea of score for each section of CAT exam and its overal weightage so as to let you prepare accordingly.



IIM                    QA         DLR         VARC         Overall

Ahmedabad                65           65              65               70

Bangalore                   70           70              70               75

Calcutta                       65           65              65              70

Indore                           70          70              70              80

Lucknow                      77           77              77              82


The following formulae are used to calculate your 10th, 12th and Graduation scores:


  • 10th Standard: 36*[Z Candidate-Z min/Z max- Z min]


  • 12th Standard: 40*[Z Candidate-Z min/Z max- Z min]


  • CAT 2019 score: 20*[Candidate's overall score /Highest CAT score]


  • Gender Diversity Factor: = 4 for female applicants


=0 for other applicants



  • Composite score= sum of the above scores


Remember, that there is no PASS or FAIL score in CAT. Its a measure of your performance among other applicants. Better the percentile, fairer the chance of getting into Top B schools. For example, if your score is 90 percentile, it means you did better than 90 percent of the Candidates who applied. Now cracking CAT and faring better than a certain percent of Candidates totally depends on how you prepare.

Depending on your Category, your CAT percentiles should be near to these numbers:

General Category: 95+

OBC-NCL: 85+

SC: 65+

ST: 55+

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I have 60% in 10th, 47% in 12th and 64%in b.com graduation .Can i get admission in MDI gurgaon or FMS or IMI or FORE after clearing CAT exam

Hansa Gupta 2nd Aug, 2019

Hi neeraj, 

Thanks for the question.. You can definitely get admission in any of the college provided you prepare well for the cat exam and also crack group discussion and interview with flying colours. .as the B schools you mentioned doesn't emphasise more on past academics although in some Institutes you mentioned might have eligibility criteria like minimum 50% required in 10th and 12th...so do take note of such Institutes before filling there forms as you have less than 50% in your 12th..

All the best

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