Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) Placement Cell rides the crest in the recruitment scene
The SRCC Placement Cell, over the past 25 years, has been hugely successful in finding top jobs for passing out students in global corporations.
It has been 25 years since the Placement Cell at Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) had its inception. Over the years, the SRCC Placement Cell has been instrumental in finding top jobs for passing out students in global corporations. Continuing with its success rate in finding top-of-the-line employment opportunities for students graduating from SRCC, the Placement Cell has had an astounding Recruitment Season 2021-22 (September 2021 – December 2021).
The unflinching commitment towards persistent professional growth and development of the SRCC graduates has stood in good stead for the SRCC Placement Cell, as it has been facilitating the recruitment of the country’s best minds by global corporations. The Placement Cell has garnered major milestones during the 2021-22 recruitment season, which is currently on.
Significantly, SRCC has carved a niche as the major choice for recruiters, with students continuing to raise the bar with extraordinary placements. The Placement Cell has posted a gross value in terms of massive and fastest recruitments, touching Rs 32.06 crore, which translates as a whopping 144.5 per cent increase on a year-on-year basis.
SRCC Placement Cell posts 297 offers in Phase I of the current Recruitment Season
The SRCC Placement Cell has said that its first phase (September 21 – December 2021) of the Recruitment Season witnessed the highest-ever 297 placement offers being extended by over 50 companies. This, in turn, has contributed to a huge 123 per cent growth in the number of offers from the previous phase.
As per the statistics available, three students successfully bagged the highest package of up to Rs 30.6 lakh per annum, from a top consulting firm. The average package zoomed to Rs 10.7 lakh per annum, a 28.8 per cent rise compared to the last year.
According to Prof. Amanpreet Kaur, Convener, The Placement Cell, SRCC, “More than 100 alum opportunities were circulated by the Cell this year ranging from top companies like Zomato, Snapdeal, HSBC and FSG Advisory, amongst many more highlighting top corporates’ consistent faith in recruiting from the quality talent that our prestigious institution offers. Summer Internships at SRCC were a roaring success with the highest stipend being Rs 1.5 lakh, with prominent recruiters like Hindustan Unilever Limited, DE Shaw, Deutsche Bank, JSW Steel etc. extending internship roles across various domains.”
Recruiters from top global corporations have also been a happy lot, with many endorsing the students who are picked for employment.
“We have been visiting SRCC for over 7 years now, and the experience has been really great. Every year SRCC sets a benchmark for other colleges at the University of Delhi and across India, and a major credit goes to the student community that drives the placement process for various organizations. As an organization, we always strive to get the best talent, and SRCC is definitely the place where we prefer to go,“ opined Achint Jain, Willis Tower Watson, a leading global advisory firm, which is among the large recruiters who get their new recruits from the SRCC Placement Cell.
Top firms 10 diverse sectors come seeking talent
More than 10 diverse sectors, including Consulting, Finance, FMCG, Audit, Startups, Actuaries, IT, VC, Hedge Funds, Marketing and many more sectors, have already been hosted by the SRCC. Besides, top consulting firms of the likes of McKinsey & Company, BCG, Bain & Co., Accenture Strategy, Big Four accounting firms and several new highest category recruiters including Meesho, Monitor Deloitte were among the recruiters who have visited the SRCC campus.
The College takes immense pride in hosting industry stalwarts from 10+ diverse sectors including Consulting, Finance, FMCG, Audit, Startups, Actuaries, IT, VC, Hedge Funds, Marketing and many more sectors. Top consulting firms like McKinsey & Company, BCG, Bain & Co., Accenture Strategy, Big Four accounting firms and several new highest category recruiters including Meesho, Monitor Deloitte amongst others visited the campus.
“We are extremely delighted with the first phase of the Recruitment Season 2021-22; placements have set new records emphasizing the students’ multifaceted skillset and industry knowledge. We witnessed tremendous growth in gross value that increased by over 144.5% from last year. We take immense pride in having achieved new highs, yet again”, opined Sanshita Vij, Secretary, The Placement Cell, SRCC.
The SRCC Placement Cell in its 25th year is witnessing an uptrend in the way global corporations pick graduates to be part of their teams. As it looks toward carrying on with the enthusiasm and success of the first phase into the second phase of recruitment as well, the commitment towards persistent professional growth and development is seeing an uptrend.