16 Apr 2021 20:19 IST

100 per cent internship placement for TAPMI’s 2020-22 batch

Over 176 companies recruited 537 students for internships, while 18 self-sourced opportunities

The Manipal-based TA Pai Management Institute (TAPMI) has achieved 100 per cent internship placements for the PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management) batch of 2020-22. Of the 555 students from the batch, 18 self-sourced their internships. Over 176 companies recruited the remaining 537 for internships. Roles offered included investment associate, forensic audit, sales and marketing, HR, strategy, digital marketing, social media, junior finance research, marketing and data analytics, product management and content marketing

Madhu Veeraraghavan, Director of TAPMI, said that the internship placements were held online. As many as 537 students from PGDM (core), PGDM (Banking and Financial Services), PGDM (HR), PGDM (Marketing) were placed successfully. He said the strong performance is a testimony of TAPMI’s industry-relevant curriculum.

“We would like to thank the recruiters for their support and the partners for their extraordinary collaboration which has resulted in the outstanding internship placement,” he said. Banking and financial services emerged as the largest recruiter with 200 offers followed by automation and IT with 101 offers and FMCG with 38 offers.

The statement said that 50 offers were made in the marketing, advertising and media services domain; 51 in consulting technology; 17 in healthcare and hospitality; nine in engineering and manufacturing; 15 in logistics and supply chain; 14 in construction and real estate; six in automobile; four in edtech and educational management; two in aerospace; four in insurance; 14 in retail; seven in consumer goods and durables; and five in agriculture.