The Placement Season for Shri Ram College of Commerce this year began in the month of August, open to a variety of job profiles like Investment Banking, Consultancy, Finance, Audit, Marketing, Sales, etc. The Placement Cell was successful in bringing the biggest names in the industry on campus. Be it the consulting giant McKinsey & Company or the highest paymasters Parthenon-EY and Barclays Capital, every company that has visited the college so far has been impressed by the caliber of the students.
This year turned out to be a success with a placement of 340 students, the highest package being 30 Lakhs per annum. Over 50 companies have visited the campus such as Deutsche Bank, Citi Bank, JP Morgan, Barclays Capital, McKinsey & Company, A.T. Kearney, etc. First-time recruiters included JP Morgan, Facebook, etc. The college saw the advent of many internship companies such as DSP BlackRock too.
Companies from the finance sector worked out to be 20% of the companies on campus whereas consulting and banking companies had a share of 29%and 10% respectively. The average package increased from Rs. 6 Lakhs per annum to Rs, 6.5 Lakhs per annum for the year 2016-17.
Figure 1: Diagram represents the sector-wise distribution of recruiters.
– The Placement Cell, Shri Ram College of Commerce.