The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, the statutory body for regulation of chartered accountants in the country, will hold its campus placement programme from 6th to 12th September, 2013 in the national capital. As many as 5000 candidates, who have recently completed their chartered accountancy, are expected to participate in the campus placement programme across India.
ICAI, through its Committee for Members in Industry (CMII), organizes Campus Placement Programme at 16 different locations in the country. The Campus Placement Programme is held twice every year in August-September and February-March.
Commenting on the placement drive, CA Subodh Kumar Agrawal, President, ICAI Said, “This is an excellent opportunity for topline Indian companies to recruit the finest minds in the accountancy space. For budding chartered accountants, the campus placement programme means they can start their career on a high note and get exposed to managing finances of some of the biggest Corporates and conglomerates. We expect strong response from Indian corporate sector despite the current spell of slowdown.”
In 2012, as many as 130 companies comprising 220 Interview Panels participated in Campus Placement Programme during both the seasons across the country and as many as 1500 candidates were offered jobs. The companies, which hired Chartered Accountants in 2012, belonged to industries like Information Technology, Financial Services, Oil & Gas Refining, Banking, BPO, Telecommunication, Mining, FMCG, Agro, etc.
In the New Delhi round, 42 companies were part of the campus placement programme in 2012 and 404 chartered accountants were recruited.
In the Campus Placement Programme for Aug-Sep, 2013 as many as 56 organisations comprising more than 100 interview teams are participating at 16 interview centres across the country. Some of the leading names of Indian industry participating in New Delhi centre are Alghanim Industries, Andhra Bank, Bharti Infratel Limited, Cairn India Limited, Coca-Cola India Inc., Engineers India Ltd, Genpact, HCL Business Services, ITC Limited, LANCO Infratech Limited, Macquarie Global Services, PAREXEL International, RailTel Corporation, RAK Ceramics, REC Limited, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd., and Vedanta Resources Plc.