CoolAvenues Placements Survey 2011

 | May 03,2011 01:09 pm IST

CoolAvenues, in association with Mint- HT Media and The Wall Street Journal initiative, conducted Mint – Annual B-School Placement Survey 2011.

Proving its authority in carrying out placement survey since 2000, CoolAvenues conducted b-school placements survey 11th year in a row.


CoolAvenues Placement Survey aims to capture the placement process as it happens at the top schools in India and bring out one of the most important parameter in a B-school life.



1- B-Schools that fared well in Placements 2011 : Some institutes that have been moving up the popularity ladder are – IIM Shillong, DMS-IIT Delhi, SJMSOM IIT Bombay, IME IIT Kanpur, DoMS IIT Roorkee, XIM Bhubaneswar, IMI New Delhi, BIM Trichy, Great Lakes Institute of Management-Chennai, TAPMI-Manipal, and so on.


2- Placements 2011 extends indefinitely at IIM Ahmedabad : It is for the first time in the history of this premier management institute that placements had gone beyond the annual convocation.


3- Sketching Placements 2011 at SJMSOM IIT Bombay: 10.2% hike in total offers, average salary rises: 62 recruiters had visited SJMSOM IIT Bombay for campus recruitment. The recruiters made 119 offers to the 94 students who participated in the placement process, making 1.27 offers per student.


4- Placements 2011: Finance continues to be major recruiter, consulting follows : When the whole world was suffering from recession, if there was something which managed to survive its buoyancy was the finance sector.


5- B-School Placements 2011 Highlights : It was raining jobs and high pay packages at b-schools around India, depending on school’s popularity index.

6- XLRI Placements 2011: 25% batch placed in marketing, ICICI top recruiter with 21 offers : Class of 2011, with a batch size of 240 students, was placed successfully in less than four days.


Statistical Data from Indian B-schools

aIIM Class Profile 2011: Age Composition

bClass Profile 2011 of Non-IIM B-schools: Age Composition

c- IIM Class Profile 2011: Educational Background

d- Non-IIM B-schools Class Profile: Educational Background

eIIM Gender Profile: Class of 2011

fNon-IIM B-school's Gender Profile: Class of 2011

g-IIM Class Profile: Pre-MBA Work Experience of 2011 batch
hNon-IIM B-schools Class Profile: Pre-MBA Work Experience of 2011 batch

i- Function wise placements data of IIM
j- Function wise Split at Non-IIM B-schools

k - Overseas Placements at IIM

l- Overseas Placements at Non-IIM B-schools

m-  Pre-Placement offers at IIM