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Placement Overview

Placement Overview for 2020-21 batch

The placement drive for ExPGDM, XLRI's 15-month flagship Ex-MBA programme, was concluded on a prepossessing note for the class graduating in June 2021. We are delighted to have achieved a record 100% placements for the class of 2021.  The batch comprised 93 finest handpicked talents, who brought rich experiences from core, service sector firms and start-ups that propelled a dynamic placement process.

Out of 93 students, 84 students opted for campus driven placement process, wherein all of them were successfully placed through the same. The average work experience of the batch was 6.5 years which indicated the industry trend of welcoming experienced professionals nurtured into responsible social leaders during the academic year. The engagement process with the recruiting partners saw many previous recruiters extending recruitment year on year, along with new recruiters showing interest in our program.

The response from the industry was overwhelming, with the likes of Microsoft, Accenture, Axis Bank, Cognizant, Genpact, Larsen & Turbo, Barclays taking part in the recruitment process. The rolling placements started in October 2020. Various interesting roles were offered to the class of 2021 including Assistant Vice President, Product Manager, Business Manager, Associate Product Owner, Enterprise Strategy Consultant, Senior Consultant, Technology Consulting Analyst. The roles were offered for functions such as IT/ITES, Strategy, Manufacturing, Banking, Consulting, Operations, Marketing, Sales/Business Development, Supply Chain and Analytics domain.

Job Roles Offered
Business Program Manager [Microsoft] Gold Grad [Sutherland] Applied Development Team Lead [Accenture Technology] Management Trainee [EPIKInDiFi] Business Head [Flipcarbon] Associate Manager [Accenture Technology]
Assistant Vice President [Barclays] Manager [Virtusa] Senior Consultant [Infosys Consulting] Senior Consultant [Cognizant] Senior Manager [Axis Bank] Associate Consultant [CGI]
Product Manager [OYO] Product Manager [Publicis Sapient] Senior Manager [Genpact] Dy. Medical Superintendent [Medica Group of Hospitals] Senior Manager [Exide Life Insurance] Assistant Manager [Mphasis]
Associate Product Owner [ADP] Associate Manager [Tata Elxsi] Business Analyst [Mindtree] Deputy Manager [ADP] Business Analyst [Mindtree] Management Trainee [Hashedin]

Placement Highlights

Head 2020-21 (Pandemic Year) 2019-20 2018-19 2017-18
Salary Details   Amount (in Rs Lakhs) Amount (in Rs Lakhs) Amount (in Rs Lakhs) Amount (in Rs Lakhs)
Highest Salary 34.3 30 48 27.9
Median Salary 18.5 18 18.9 17.1
Average Salary of Top 10% 26.6 23.5 32 24.1
Average Salary of Top 25% 23 21.3 23.5 21.7
Average Salary of Top 50% 21.1 20 22.6 20.1


Placements 2020-21 (Pandemic Year)
Audited Placement Report PGDM (GM) 20-21

Placements 2019-20

Placements 2018-19

Placements 2017-18