Over 600 CA’s Placed in ICAI Campus Placements
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India held its second campus placement programme for the current year across 16 cities of the country. Despite an economic slump, the recruiters included leading companies like ITC, Hindustan Unilever Ltd., Alghanim Industries, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd, Wipro Ltd, Madura Fashion and Life Style, Marriott Hotels India Private Ltd, etc.
More than 624 students got recruited during the campus placements. The highest compensation stood at 24.64 lakhs per annum, which was offered to three students for international posting.
Commenting on the placement programme, CA Subodh Kumar Agrawal, President, ICAI said, “We are happy to see the response of the companies at our campus placement programme despite the current phase of economic slowdown.
As many as 58 organizations offered jobs to our students and the salary package offered to them ranged from 4 lakhs to 24 lakhs. We organize such recruitment programmes twice a year for chartered accountants to give them a headstart in their careers in the areas of taxation and finance.”
Over 100 interview teams participated during the recruitment in the campus placement programme for August, 2013 to September, 2013. The companies represented almost all the sectors including information technology, financial services, oil and gas refining, banking, BPO, telecommunication, mining, FMCG, agro etc. The best response has been received from the IT sector.