The first phase of the Placement Season 2020-21 of Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies (SSCBS) culminated recently with the college witnessing participation of numerous companies extending 80+ offers to the students. Bain Capability Network stood as the largest recruiter with 20 offers. The average package amounted to an aggregate of Rs. 9 LPA while the highest package offered was Rs. 19.25 LPA.
Other prominent recruiters comprising FTI Consulting, Deloitte USI, Oxane Partners, Ken Research, D. E. Shaw Group, KPMG India, TresVista, Willis Towers Watson, etc. Additionally, this year 13 new addition to the list of recruiters have been made. This includes IHS Markit, Quintics Management Consultancies, Bridge To India, StratBeans Consulting, McKinley & Rice, and many more.
According to SSCBS, the highlight of this phase was hosting Accenture on campus offering placement opportunities to the students. Another focal point was the participation of Everest Group, which extended multiple offers to the students for client facing roles in the consulting domain.
Goldman Sachs, one of the regular recruiters of SSCBS, extended the much-coveted Pre-Placement Offer (PPO) to one of the students in their Investment Banking Division. In addition to that, Shannonside Capital, a UK-based Hedge Fund, along with IHS Markit and BOD Consulting also extended multiple Pre-Placement Offers for the students’ exceptional performances as interns in the respective companies.
The first phase of the Internship Season 2020-21 witnessed hirings in the domains of Finance, Analytics, Consulting, Investment Banking, etc. The key highlight is the extension of multiple summer internships offered by D. E. Shaw Group. Furthermore, ZS Associates extended an internship opportunity for the batch of 2020 and Shannonside Capital reaffirmed its faith in SSCBS by recruiting another candidate for their international internship after a rigorous selection process.
This phase witnessed 40+ companies connecting with SSCBS to recruit experienced candidates from SSCBS alumni. Some of the prominent alumni recruiters include Bain Capability Network, McKinsey Knowledge Centre, Zomato, KPMG Global Services, Vahdam Teas, Urban Company, IndSight Growth Partners, Torch Financial Service, Invest India, Cushman & Wakefield, BharatPe, Indian Angel Network, Impendi Analytics and Cvent.
Also, SSCBS and EY strengthened its relationship via engaging for “EY Corporate Finance Woman of the Year”, a competition that provided an opportunity to the winners to work in the Transaction Advisory Services department of the firm. This year 4 students from SSCBS qualified for the National Top 15.
SSCBS has also held a program called Project Prep-for-Success under the CARE Program that provided an interface between the recent graduates and the final year students for professional guidance.
Co-Prep is another initiative under-which resources pertaining to interviews are shared and placement preparation sessions are conducted with the batch.
Career Development Centre (CDC) of SSCBS, like every year, also conducted resume authentication programs to constantly keep a check on the information included in resumes and make sure that only authentic details go through to the companies.
Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies (formerly known as CBS) is a premier institution under the aegis of the University of Delhi, offering courses in the fields of Management and Computer Science. It has been ranked as the Best Undergraduate College for management courses on the basis of various parameters such as Career Progression, Placements, Intake Quality and Governance, Public Perception, Living Experience and Infrastructure, Tuition Fee, Salary and Value for Money by India Today along with Marketing and Development Research Associates (MDRA)