The worth of a professional institute is reflected in its placement record. An institute that is able to attract the best names in the industry year after year for its placement season, and whose students attract handsome packages and postings both within the country and abroad, are popular with students. The IIM brand in itself attracts the best companies to its campuses for placement. IIM Indore is one such institute that boasts of stellar placement records every year. The placements for 2018 cement its stature as one of the best business schools in the country.


Highlights of 2018 Placement

The batch of 2016-18 was the largest batch at IIM Indore, comprising 624 students. Out of these, 61% comprised Males and 39% Females. Out of the 624 students, 443 were from the Post Graduate Programme in Management, 68 PGP-Mumbai and 113 from the Integrated Programme in Management (IPM).


The overall report is positive, as the students were offered higher packages and coveted roles by more than 200 recruiters. The main takeaway from 2018 placement is that the entire batch has been absorbed and the placement stands at 100%.


The following diagram reflects the specialization of students in the undergraduate programmes.

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Attractive Packages

IIM Indore reaffirmed its reputation as the leading management institute in the country and one of the most popular ones with aspirants. The placement statistics underline the trust that the industry has in the skills and potential of the students graduating from IIM Indore. The highest domestic package offered in 2018 stood at 33.04 LPA and the highest international package offered was 63.45 LPA. The average CTC for the entire batch of 2016-18 was 18.17 LPA, a 12% increase from the previous year. The one-of-its-kind 5-year Integrated Programme in Management recorded an average CTC of 15.16 LPA, an increase of 21% from the previous year. The number of Pre= Placement Offers extended by companies also increased by 40% to 147, reflecting the impressive performance of students during their summer internship.


The distribution of jobs offered across various domains is as follows:

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Visiting Companies

A number of reputed firms and big names in the industry recruited from IIM Indore, across the various domains. Some of the companies that visited the campus for recruitment are:







Goldman Sachs



Coca Cola







Moody’s Analytics

Axis Bank

American Express

Aditya Birla Group





Yes Bank

Comparison with 2017 Placement

The 2018 placement record proved to be better than 2017. In 2017, the average CTC stood at 16.23 LPA, 12% lower than what students received in 2018. The Pre-Placement Offers stood at 105. The Integrated Programme in Management offered by IIM Indore saw an average package of 12.52 LPA.


The 2018 placement season proved to be rewarding for all students of IIM Indore. The number of recruiters and the kind of packages offered, underline IIM Indore’s position as an institute par excellence, where students stand an incredible chance to give wings to their dreams.



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