IIM-V students secure internships in top firms

February 13, 2016 12:00 am | Updated 05:45 am IST - VISAKHAPATNAM:

Of the 49 students who attended the recruitment drive organised as part of the Summer Placement Season for the first batch of students at the Indian Institute of Management - Visakhpatnam (IIMV) on Friday, 48 students were selected by 33 companies.

The drive, mentored by IIM-Bengaluru, saw the first batch receiving internship offers in the second phase of the campus interview.

A number of recruiters, including KPMG, Ernst & Young, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, Xiaomi, Directi, Sky Quest and Sutherland Global, visited the campus and selected candidates for key product management internships.

Noida-based start-up Zoukloans also offered opportunities to budding entrepreneurs on the campus.

Chairperson of Career Development Services, IIM - Bengaluru Ganesh Prabhu and placement representative Arun Narayan, along with placement representative of IIM-V Ripusudan Adhikari, said the internships would help in grooming students into professionals.

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