The Indian Institute of Foreign
Trade- IIFT Delhi completed it’s placement process for the MBA-IB batch
of 2013-15. In total 69 recruiters made offers to the batch of 219
students with 20% rise in the highest compensation offered. IIFT is the
first B-School to complete the final placement for 2013-15 batch.
Conglomerates such as Mahindra and Mahindra, Godrej Properties Limited, RPG, Cipla, Airtel, L&T, Robert Bosch and Raymond offered leadership and strategy roles to the IIFT students. In the Consulting domain, Clinton Health Access Initiative offered role in healthcare consulting. Deloitte, PwC, Cognizant Business Consulting, Infosys Management Consulting Services, Actuate Business Consulting and Stellium Consulting, among other consulting domainparticipated in the placement process on the campus.
Global Top-5 Executive Search firm, Russell Reynolds also participated in the placement process by offering various roles to the MBA-IB students.
Highlights of IIFT Placements
In the Technology sector majors like Google, HP, Dell, Lenovo, SAP India, IBM and Interglobe visited the campus to provide placement offers to the students. The e-commerce sector hired across profiles, with names like Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal, PayTm, mjunction, Shopclues, Zopper. IT/ITes firms like HCL, TCS, Wipro, KPIT and TATA Advanced Systems Limited made their presence and offered a wide gamut of roles to IIFTians.
Among the International placements section, offers across locations such as Beijing, Melbourne, San Francisco, Dubai, Moscow, Bangkok, Singapore & Nigeria were made. Among other key recruiters in Trade sector were, Louis Dreyfus, Glencore, AluZinc Asia, Phoenix Commodities and Vital Solutions Singapore. Maersk Line & Sharaf Shipping also offered niche shipping roles to the IIFT students.
IIFT’s innate strength in finance reflected by the presence of organisations like Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, Nomura, Bank of America, Citibank, Citi Services India Limited, Royal Bank of Scotland, HSBC, HDFC, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Indus Valley Partners, Edelweiss, TATA Capital, Aviva. Vodafone, Flipkart and Wipro offered roles in corporate finance.
IIFT placements under the Sales and Marketing domain saw participants like, ITC, Godrej Consumer Products Limited, L'Oreal, Britannia, Wipro Consumer Care, Tolaram Group, TATA Motors, Bajaj Auto, TATA Steel, Madura Fashion and Lifestyle, Titan and HT Media.
Healthcare and Pharmaceutical giants reaffirmed IIFT’s strength in International Business, with students bagging profiles across domains at Eli Lilly, Cipla, Zimmer, Indegene Lifesystems and Bioxcel.
Dr. Surajit Mitra, Director of IIFT observed “Industry stalwarts have yet again chosen IIFT as their preferred talent pool. The continued rise in offers per company, highlights the perfect alignment of our course structure with industry requirements. Thanks to the contributions made by our faculty which have helped IIFTians reach these heights.”
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