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 - Visakhapatnam (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 Zouk Loans 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.