What drives Excellent Placements at Asia-Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi
“Getting a package of 11.4 lakhs per annum with a global MNC while you are still pursuing your MBA could be dream of any MBA student...Thanks to Asia-Pacific Institute of Management and its placement team for making it possible for me ”, says Anamika Dubey, a second year PGDM student of current batch who got placed with a Geneva based MNC. Anamika along with her other batch mates are busy in submitting their projects and preparing for final exams while they still have a fat package offer letter in their kitty.
This year Asia-Pacific Institute of Management, a premier business school of North India, brought excellent placement opportunities with handsome packages for its students by attracting over 85 top-notch companies to its Campus in New Delhi. The leading brands like Gartner, Ernst & Young, Nestle, American Express, Airtel, Naukari.com, Citibank, JustDial, Zomato, TATA Capital, ICICI Securities, IndusInd bank, HDFC Bank and India Bulls led the placement drive at the institute offering an average package of 6.5 lakhs per annum (LPA).
So, what drives this success? “Excellent academic environment and a strong emphasis on specialization and developing industry skills while you study”, says Devyani Bansal, a student of PGDM Batch 2014-16 who has been placed with Ernst & Young as an Associate Analyst.
Apart from its PGDM-General (Dual Specialisation) Asia-Pacific Institute of Management runs specialised PGDM courses like PGDM in Banking & Financial Services, PGDM-Marketing and PGDM in International Business which offer an edge to students in learning super-specialised skills of respective sectors before they actually enter into workforce (see figure). The institute has placed its over 85% students in their such specialized sectors.
Located strategically at the heart of Delhi-Noida-Faridabad trisection in the institutional area near Jasola metro station, Asia-Pacific Institute of Management attracts students from all over India. “From the day one I joined this college I was really impressed with its infrastructure, quality of teachers and a dedicated placement team that profiles our personality and strengths and nudges us to think like managers”, said Arnav Saxena who along with his 3 batch mates has been placed as Research Associate with Gartner Inc., the leading technology research global giant.
Based on recognitions and accreditations from coveted bodies like AICTE and AIU, rich academic life and excellent placement track the recent Business Today- MDRA Best B-Schools survey 2015 ranked it 6th best private school on North India with 36th all India rank (including IIMs). The institute has successfully placed all its students before their last term examinations, however its campus is still abuzz with corporate visits by industry leaders. On 13 January 2016 senior delegates from Alibaba.com, the global B2B e-commerce giant visited the campus of the Asia-Pacific Institute of Management to explore the opportunities for future collaboration on student internship and placements so as to develop experience and insight among students in the growing e-commence sector. The institute has already signed MoUs with over dozens of international institutions for exchange program and global exposure for its students.