IIM Visakhapatnam Summer Placement 2017 – Marketing, Strategy and General Management highest recruiting sectors

IIM VisakhapatnamIIM Visakhapatnam has completed the Summer Placement for PGP 2016-18 batch with 48 students receiving paid internships. IIM Bangalore, the mentor institute coordinated Summer Placement of IIM Visakhapatnam in two phases. In the first stage, 21 students received internship offers from recruiters who visited IIM V campus either through face to face interaction or through video conferencing. In the second process, IIM V students visited IIM Bangalore campus and participated in the institute’s summer placement process conducted in October 2016. IIM Bangalore’s Placements Committee assisted the IIM V students during the process and 27 students of the batch received internship offers in this process.


Let us take a look at the top recruiting functions, sectors and the companies making internship offers at IIM Visakhapatnam.


Domain wise recruitment




Sector wise recruitment trend




Top Recruiters


Number of students recruited

Vision Management Unit (GoAP)




Higher Education Department (GoAP)








ICICI Lombard


Sutherland Global Services


The top recruiting functions include Marketing, Strategy and General Management. Other roles include Business Development, Sales, Corporate HR, and Operations. Top finance companies like HSBC and ICICI Lombard offered roles in business intelligence, operations, and sales.


Bosch, the engineering and electrical multinational made offers to five candidates for General Management profile. Amazon India’s merchant Cloudtail recruited one student for vendor management role.


Pharmaceutical major Dr. Reddy’s and Biocon, major biotechnology company  made four offers in HR and Marketing functions.


Government of Andhra Pradesh recruited IIM V students for their internship programmes across departments like Vision Management and Higher Education.


According to the B-School, there was participation from start-ups across various sectors—ePathshala, Edutel Technologies, and Next Education in the education sector; mSupply and 4tigo catering to supply chain and fleet management respectively; Uber Diagnostics in the healthcare sector; and Awesummly in the media sector.


Other major recruiters included Forum Synergies (Bengaluru-based PE firm) and Rakshak Foundation (a Non-Government Organization dealing in public policy). 


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