IIM Trichy Final Placements 2017: Consulting and Analytics highest recruiting sector

iim trichy final placement report 2017Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Tiruchirappalli has completed its placement process for the 2015-17 batch of Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM) and recruiters from different industries offered various opportunities to aspirants. As many as 104 offers were made to the 104 participating students. The average CTC offered at the IIM Trichy campus also witnessed an increase from Rs. 13.01 lakh per annum to Rs. 13.30 lakh per annum. Consulting and Analytics offered maximum offers. The following table brings to you the highlights of the IIM Trichy final placement 2017.


IIM Trichy Final Placement 2017 Highlights

Number of participating students


Number of participating companies


Number of offers made


Total number of PPOs/PPIs


Median salary

Rs. 13.28 lakh per annum

Average salary

Rs. 13.30 lakh per annum

Highest salary

Rs. 33 lakh per annum

Average salary of top 10 per cent

Rs. 21.55 lakh per annum

Average salary of top 25 per cent

Rs. 17.93 lakh per annum

Let us take a look at the sector and domain wise placement trends.


Sector wise Placement




Domain wise Placement




Average salary, PPOs/PPIs increase


Out of the 104 registered candidates, 25 received PPOs/PPIs, an increase of 19 per cent as compared to the last year. The top 10 per cent of the PGPM 2015-17 batch was offered the average CTC of INR 21.55 lakhs, while the top 25 per cent of the batch was presented with an average offer of INR 17.93 lakhs as the CTC. The top 50 per cent of the candidates received an average CTC of INR 16.02 lakhs. The overall median CTC offered to the PGPM candidates of IIM Trichy was INR 13.28 lakhs – which has increased by more than one lakh over the last year.


The highest domestic CTC offered to the batch of PGPM 2015-17 has gone up to INR 33 lakhs, an increase of 39 per cent over the previous year’s highest CTC offered – INR 23.81 lakhs. The following table brings to you the sector wise average and highest salary offered.


Sector wise salary


Average Salary

Highest Salary


Rs. 15.04 lakh per annum

Rs. 33 lakh per annum

Sales & Marketing

Rs. 13.13 lakh per annum

Rs. 20 lakh per annum

Consulting & Analytics

Rs. 13.11 lakh per annum

Rs. 19 lakh per annum

General Management

Rs. 12.75 lakh per annum

Rs. 24 lakh per annum

Strategy & Operations

Rs. 12.18 lakh per annum

Rs. 18.24 lakh per annum

Top Sectors and roles

The recruiting sectors included Automotive, BFSI, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Consulting and Analytics, Infrastructure, E-Commerce, Media etc. The offered roles included Product Management, Project Management, Capital Risk Management, General Management and Consulting (GMC), and Executive Assistant to Chairman and Managing Director.


Top Recruiters

Total 102 recruiters participated in the placement process, which has increased by 13 per cent compared to last year. Top participating companies included Mahindra, YES Bank, Saint Gobain, ICICI Bank, SBI, Standard Chartered Bank, Cognizant, JP Morgan Chase, Deloitte, Dell, Reliance Jio, Publicis.Sapient and Hidustan Petroleum among others. Aspirants were offered diverse roles in domains ranging from Sales and Marketing, General Management, Finance, Strategy and Operations, Consulting and Analytics and Human Resources.


The Director of IIM Trichy shared, “I am extremely happy to note the development of the institute over a period of last six years. I was especially thrilled to see the names of companies like Microsoft coming to IIM Trichy for summer placements and JP Morgan Chase, Shell and Publicis. Sapient coming to IIM Trichy for final placements, for the first time this year. I heartily congratulate the students of IIM Trichy who have worked hard and earned the recognition from all these prestigious companies in the world, my faculty colleagues for making the students work hard and giving them the right inputs, and the placement team and its dynamic leader, Prof. Abhishek Totawar, for facilitating the entire process.”


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