Indian Institute of Management-Lucknow is pleased to release the report of achievement of 100 per cent summer placement for their second batch of 19 students who are pursuing the Post Graduate Programme in Sustainable Management (PGP-SM) at Noida campus. The recruitment drive saw participation from 13 firms with a total of 26 offers being made to these 19 students.
Highlight of the placement season was participation of diverse firms such as PwC, KPMG, Mahindra, Tata Sustainability Group, UPL, Biocon, Wipro Earthian, who have set up benchmarks in their respective domains in the realm of sustainability. It reaffirms IIM Lucknow as the preferred recruitment destination for sustainability related roles in organization.
Given the diversity of the batch, multiple roles were offered primarily from Consulting (26 per cent) and Corporate Sustainability (26 per cent) as well as from Strategy, Operations, Finance and Marketing including some niche profiles in policy-making domain. These roles were offered across sectors, namely, smart city consulting, sustainability reporting, rural development, social and community inclusion, renewable energy solutions, carbon neutrality and pricing.
Prof Sourindra Bhattacharjee, Chairperson of PGPSM Placements said “Business environment has become increasingly complex and requires qualified individuals who understand the importance of investment in long term strategy geared towards resource optimization, favourable environmental impact and greater community inclusion. We are glad to see such an overwhelming response from the corporate world towards the same”