The Indian Institute of Management, Shillong (IIMS) completes its placement process for the 2014 graduating batch. The highest international package offered to the students of IIM Shillong this year is Rs 37 Lakh, whereas the domestic package stood Rs 22 Lakh.
A total of 53 companies participated during the placement process offering jobs to a batch of 107 students. A rise in the average package was seen from last year which stood at Rs 12.49 lakh. Around 18 percent of the batch already had Pre-Placement Offers (PPO’s) who excelled in their performance during the summer internships.
While few students opted to pursue challenging and unexplored paths, by joining family business and joining the development sector by participating in the Prime Minister’s Rural Development Fellow Scheme which is an initiative to work for the betterment of marginalized group in the disadvantaged regions of the country.