DoMS, IIT Madras Final Placements 2017 - IT/ ITES Emerges as the Top Recruiting Sector

DoMS-IIT-Madras-Final-Placement-Report-2017The Department of Management Studies (DoMS), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras has completed its final placement process for its outgoing management batch of 2015-17. The placement week at DoMS, IIT Madras was attended by top corporates across domains including BFSI, Consulting, Manufacturing, E-Commerce, IT/ITES among others. A total of 56 students registered for the placement procedure and companies attending the placement drive offered 15 PPOs/PPIs.

The Management batch consists of 59 students in total, having an average work experience of 23 months in different domains ranging from automobile, BFSI, Cosnulting, IT/ITES and Manufacturing. The salaries offered at the DoMS, IIT Madras placement drive also witnessed an overall increase. The average salary increased by 11 per cent while the median salary saw an increase of 9 per cent. The highest salary also increased by 6 per cent.


DoMS, IIT Madras Final Placement 2017 Highlights

Number of participating students


Total number of PPOs/PPIs


Median salary

Rs. 12.00 lakh per annum

Average salary

Rs. 12.01 lakh per annum

Highest salary

Rs. 22.15 lakh per annum

Average salary of top 10 per cent

Rs. 18.20 lakh per annum

Average salary of top 50 per cent

Rs. 14.43 lakh per annum

Median salary of top 50 per cent

Rs. 13.00 lakh per annum

Top Recruiters

The following big corporates were among the top receruiters that attended the placement drive to offer lucrative opportunities to eligible candidates:

  • Google

  • Dell

  • ICICI Bank

  • RBS

  • HSBC

  • Amazon

  • McKinsey & Company

  • Titan

  • Wipro

  • Cognizant

  • Cisco

Sectoral Distribution of the hiring percentage can be understood as follows:



Banking firms like ICICI, HSBC and RBS gave offers to 18 per cent of the total participating candidates. The profiles ranged from Financial Analyst to Relationship Managers.



Roles in Supply Management and Business Data Analysts were offered to 20 per cent of the batch by companies like Ford, Titan etc.



Amazon, Carwale and FSS, the top recruiters in this field, offered roles like Product or Program Managers to 11 per cent of the batch.


Information Systems

Dominated by Wipro, CTS and Dell, this sector saw offered posts like Data Scientists and Business Analysts to 27 per cent of the students.


Integrative Management

The second most awarding sector in terms of the jobs offered, this field saw recruiters like Google, McKinsey, Cisco, Mu Sigma, PwC, and Vistuasa offering consulting and product analysis roles to 24 per cent of the batch.


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