World Bank offers summer placement for IIM-C students

Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, today said that for the first time the World Bank has offered summer placement for its students.

"World Bank visited the campus and offered three positions in their financial instruments and treasury departments. This is the first time that students from any IIM are being recruited for internship to the organisation," a IIM-C release said.

The summer placement process started on November 5 and in two days more than 230 offers were made.

Consulting majors such as BCG, Bain & Co, and AT Kearney were hiring in large numbers.

BCG extended the most number of offers, recruiting 12 students for their summer internship program. The total number of consulting offers stood at 43, the institute said.

IIM-C witnessed participation from a number of major banks. Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Nomura and HSBC, JP Morgan Chase, Barclays Capital, Royal Bank of Scotland, Credit Suisse, Standard Chartered, and Rothschild.

Among the Indian recruiters were Hindustan Unilever Ltd, Procter and Gamble, ITC, Kraft Foods, Nestle, Johnson & Johnson, Pepsi Co, Dabur, Asian Paints, Airtel, and Nokia recruiting on campus.

Post new comment

E-mail ID will not be published
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.

EDITORIAL OF THE DAY

  • Neither secular nor socialist, India at 66 is back where it began

    The republic has entered its 66th year but the nation is more than just another year older.

FC NEWSLETTER

Stay informed on our latest news!

INTERVIEWS

GV Nageswara Rao

MD & CEO, IDBI Federal Life

Timothy Moe

Goldman Sachs

Chander Mohan Sethi

CMD, Reckitt Benckiser India

COLUMNIST

Arun Kumar Jain

Building great cities (and nations)

Fifteen to twenty years’ span is the time when humans ...

Kuruvilla Pandikattu SJ

Defining success differently

Researchers spent four decades studying a group of mathematically talented ...

Shona Adhikari

All roads lead to Delhi, as it gears up for art fair

With the seventh edition of India Art Fair (IAF) coming ...

INTERVIEWS

William D. Green

Chairman & CEO, Accenture