Placement Report 2018: Placement season at SCMS Cochin School of Business had got off to a strong start and ended with astounding energy. Average compensation, maximum salary, number of recruiters and profile of recruiters showed healthy trends in 2018. A total of 57 companies across Manufacturing / IT / Banking / FMCG / Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare / Travel & Tourism / Consulting & Analytics / Retail / Hospitality & E-Commerce made offers to the students, covering about 87% of the eligible batch.
SCMS has a track record of providing placements to all the eligible students, ever since it was started in 1992. In the academic year 2016-18, 57 major corporate houses hired from campus.
The average CTC based on packages offered so far is Rs. 5 lakhs p.a. with the highest offer being Rs. 12 lakhs p.a. Some of the leading companies out of the 57 that have recruited are
Deloitte, Aditya Birla Fashion & Retail Ltd., Amazon, TCS, Godrej, Glaxo SmithKline, Kitco Consultants, L & T Financial Services, Safexpress, Thomas Cook India Ltd., S & P Global, Preethi Kitchen Appliances – Philips Ltd., Indian Oil Adani Gas Pvt. Ltd., Hindustan Unilever Ltd., Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages Pvt. Ltd., GIC Housing Finance Ltd., to name a few.
With the Institute’s entrepreneurial culture and variety of programs, SCMS strives to offer the industry the best talent. The school ensures and grooms students to get the kind of job they desire and have advantage to present themselves to the companies of their choosing from an array of companies those that visit campus.
Studying from the hiring trends for the year 2016 and 2017, Placement Coordinator, SCMS Cochin School of Business rightly pointed out- "Markets seem to have opened up and good corporates are in search of adept talents. At the same time, recruiters remain very choosy with regard to their commitment and recruiting attitude. Newer companies have visited campus this year with compensation offer going up substantially well."
Dr. C.N. Narayana, Director, SCMS Cochin School of Business highlighted- "We at SCMS endeavour to prepare our students to take up the emerging challenges and groom them towards excellence as they pass through the portals of this institution. Recruiters appreciate this quality about our Institute with its transparent system of posting job profiles and matching students with recruiters, SCMS Cochin continues to strive to maximize opportunities for its students.
Over the years, SCMS Cochin students have gone on to occupy leadership positions in reputable corporates both in India and abroad, which is a testament to the quality of its programs.