IIM-Lucknow strikes a ton with 100% placement for Sustainable Management program

IIM-Lucknow strikes

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

The Indian Institute of Management Lucknow (IIM-L) has successfully concluded the final placement process for the 6th batch of the Post Graduate Program in Sustainable Management Program (PGP-SM). Once again IIM-L managed to achieve a 100 percent placement success.

The program completed 100% placements in a rolling process by securing 30+ offers for all 27 students in diverse profiles such as Corporate Sustainability Consultants, ESG Ratings Specialist, ESG Risk Assessment, Valuation Modelling and Economics, Transaction Due Diligence, General Management, Consulting, Finance, ESG, IT/ITES, Marketing and Operations with the top recruiters of the country.

The year has witnessed significant growth in sustainability roles offered, which has reinforced the trust shown by recruiters in the program as a go-to place for Sustainability roles in India. The year saw the highest package of INR 35 lakhs per annum and overall increase in year on year average by around ~20%.

The pandemic initially posed certain challenges in the recruitment process but thanks to the end-to-end virtual process, which brought adequate opportunities for the students. During the process, IIM Lucknow successfully on boarded 20+ new recruiters this season.

The major recruiters who participated in the process this year include Accenture Strategy, Flipkart, ZS Associates, Ericsson, MiQ, Dalmia Cements, Axtria, Ernst and Young, IndusInd Bank, MSCI, People Strong, TresVista among others.

This year’s most satisfying highlight of the placement process was participation from well-known organizations in the sustainability domain. Around 62% of the students have received sustainability roles, and 38% have received general management roles.