IIM Lucknow Summer Placements Report – Class of 2020 (Unverified)

The IIM Lucknow Summer Placements for the Class of 2020 have been completed! The Institute achieved 100% placements for its 34th batch of 455 students in a record time of 2 days.

Over 140 domestic and international recruiters participated in the Summer Placements process this year.

Highlights of the IIM Lucknow Summer Placements

  • The maximum number of roles (28%) were offered in the Sales & Marketing functional areas, followed by Consulting (22%) and e-Commerce (19%).
  • Accenture Management Consulting and Amazon made the maximum number of offers (15 offers), followed by The Boston Consulting Group (14 offers).
  • Google, Bain & Co., Pidilite, AstraZeneca etc. were first-time recruiters at IIM Lucknow.
  • Bajaj Corp, Cipla, Deutsche Bank, Edelweiss, Hindustan Unilever, JP Morgan Chase & Co., M H Alshaya & Co. offered international profiles.
  • Median stipend stood at INR 1 LPM, while the Mean stipend stood at 1.03 LPM.

IIM Lucknow Summer Placements – Top Recruiters For The Class of 2020


Number of Offers

Accenture Management Consulting 15
Amazon 15
The Boston Consulting Group 14
Hindustan Unilever 10
McKinsey & Company 10
Uber 10
Bain & Company 9
Deloitte 9
Procter & Gamble 9
Aditya Birla Group 8
Edelweiss 8
Citi 7
Flipkart 7
Royal Bank of Scotland 7
Swiggy 7

IIM Lucknow Summer Placements – FMCG, Telecom, Digital Media & BFSI

The FMCG sector had the maximum number of offers (129), and recruiters included top brands such as Hindustan Unilever, P&G, Reckitt Benckiser, Nestle, ITC Limited etc.

The BFSI sector saw a total of 76 offers, and recruiters included top brands such as JP Morgan Chase & Co., Bank of America Merril Lynch, Avendus Capital amongst others. The major roles offered in this sector were in front-end investment banking, global markets, investment research, corporate/wholesale/retail banking, market research, trading and operations.

IIM Lucknow Summer Placements - Companies: Consumer Goods, Telecom, Digital Media & BFSI

IIM Lucknow Summer Placements – Consulting & General Management

Management Consulting was the second most sought-after domain this year, accounting for 22% of the total number of offers. Top recruiters this year included the MBB firms, with Bain & Company recruiting for the first time from IIM Lucknow. Accenture Management Consulting was the top recruiter in this domain, with a total of 15 offers.

Consulting firms Accenture Strategy, Alvarez& Marsal, A.T. Kearney, Auctus Advisors, Bain & Co., Deloitte, McKinsey & Co., MasterCard Advisors, PwC and The Boston Consulting Group made a total of 98 offers.

In the General Management domain, the top recruiter was the Aditya Birla Group with 8 offers, followed by RPG. Other top brands included the Tata Administrative Services, Vodafone, Airtel, Mahindra & Mahindra among others.

IIM Lucknow Summer Placements - Companies: Consulting & General Management

IIM Lucknow Summer Placements – IT, E-Commerce & Technology

Among IT, E-commerce and Tech recruiters, Amazon was the largest recruiter with 15 offers. Other recruiters included giants such as Google, Microsoft, Uber, Samsung, Flipkart among others.

IT, E-commerce and Tech recruiters offered roles such as category management, sales enablement, business development, supply chain management, product marketing, strategic alliances, program manager and analytics, apart from IT/Systems roles.

IIM Lucknow Summer Placements - Companies: IT, E-commerce and Technology

Please keep in mind that this is not an exhaustive list of companies that came to campus for Summer Placements to IIM Lucknow.

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