MDI on fast-track achieves culmination of summer placements in 3.5 days

CoolAvenues Newswire | October 15,2014 01:05 pm IST

With the dramatic ascension of a stable and popular government to the center, the prevailing market sentiment and future outlook is the most positive we have had over the years..

This was reflected in the hiring practices of established firms, testament to which is the just concluded Summer Placement Process at MDI Gurgaon for the Class of 2014 - 16 which was completed in a record time of 3.5 days.

Staying true to its stellar reputation, MDI Gurgaon cruised through its Summer Placement Process, which entails its students, summer internships which are a mandatory requirement for the fulfillment of the MBA curriculum. A total of 109 companies participated in the process, for 240 students of the flagship PGPM (Post Graduate Programme in Management) and 61 of the PGP-HRM (Post Graduate Programme in Human Resource Management). The average stipend for PGPM stood at INR 1’16’000, with the highest stipend pegged at a whopping INR 4’20’000, while the average stipend for PGP-HRM stood at INR 1’07’500, with the highest figure at INR 1’60’000.

While the past recruiters maintained their trust in the quality of students, the campus saw an onset of exciting new relationships with prestigious organizations including the likes of Boston Consulting Group, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Danone, J & J Pharma, Marks and Spencer, Motorola, Novartis, Snapdeal amongst others.

Amidst the celebratory ambience that prevailed on the campus, the Director, Prof. Mukul Gupta, congratulated the batch on its splendid performance and the Chairperson (Placements), Prof. Kanwal Kapil, while wishing the students, encouraged them for an encore in the Final Placements for the Batch of 2013 - 15. With the closure of this process, the students now go back to the classroom with more determination and confidence, which will help them acquire the necessary acumen and insights for their management careers.



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