BSSS Placement Report (July - December 2017)
The advent of a new academic year marked the onset of another placement season, full of frenzy and enthusiasm. This year, the placement activities at The Bhopal School of Social Sciences began in the month of August with a training session on "Career Options after Graduation", which was attended by over 500 students from Final and Pre-Final year. In mid August 2017, the Placement Cell organised a Training session on "Resume Writing" by Mr. Aditya S. Rathore, a BSSS Alumni, and a career Guidance Expert. This session was attended by over 360 Final and Pre-Final Year Students. In August end, a Training Session on "Interviewing Skills" was also organised. It was taken by an experienced and renowned soft-skill trainer Dr. Reshmi Manna, from IBS Gurugram.
In September , the cell organised interviews for "Internships at Sayaji Group of Hotels, Bhopal". A campus drive was organised by a leading financial analysis company "Capital Builder Financial Services, Indore". Placement cell is not only concerned with the current batch of students but is equally and continuously putting effort to bring outstanding placement opportunities for our previous pass-out students as well. So, to provide job opportunities to our alumni, a campus drive of "Deloitte Consulting India P Ltd" was organised for 2017 Batch.
In November, with the good response from the 2017 batch, "Deloitt Conculting Ltd." conducted two more off-campus drives for 2017 as well as 2016 batches. This time they also allowed M.Com, BBA, & BCA students to participate. Later "Jaipuria Quiz League" was organised by Jaipuria Institute of Management for B.Com Final Year students. It was very well appreciated by the students. The month ended with campus drive by a leading start-up "bookmycolleges.com".
The Placement cell is working hard for the coming placement season for Final year students from January to invite leading companies for a plethora of job profiles like Consulting, Education, Technology, ITES, BPOs, Finance, Audit and Investment Banking to name a few. Many reputed companies graced the campus season last year, and the college is looking ahead for their participation this year also.
It's been our prime aim to continue working successfully to connect the job seekers with the corporate stalwarts, who handpick the selected few and match the requisite knowledge and expertise. The Placement cell hopes to reach greater heights in the remaining part of the academic year. The placement session has already started on a positive note at BSSS and it is set to attain many more milestones by the end of this academic year.
BSSS Placement Report 2016-2017
The Bhopal School of Social Sciences with its picturesque campus, state-of-the-art infrastructure and meritorious students, continuous to be one of the leaders in the city in the field of education. Our students continue o prove their mettle in national corporate competitions, academics, and placements - thereby strengthening the brand of the institute in the corporate world. Each year, the college hosts organisations from a plethora of different industries and sectors offering diverse profiles across verticals and functional domains. For 2016-17 batch, the training and placement session begun with various coherent training programmes to mould the students to become competitive professionals. Various training's were imparted to sharpen up their skills in Quantitative Ability and Logical Reasoning. Importance was also given on the development of soft skills & resume making too. Mock Tests were also conducted to suit the requirements of the institution so when the students finally face-to-face with the employers, there are no surprises. These training's will help students to acquire their dream jobs and facilitate them in the development of their overall personality. After regular training's, the institute commenced with the campus recruitment programme with great enthusiasm and the placement count increased exponentially from the previous year. The major recruiters of the season were TCS, Ripples Advisory, South Indian Bank, Mindlance Inc., Aon Hewitt, Deloitte Consulting, Xeeva Inc., ICICI Prudential, Godrej & Boyce Mfg., Edunirvana, Kamla Nehru School, Jaro Education & many more. The distinctive number of offers this year portrays the industry's confidence in BSSS for the quality of students in a vastly growing and competitive market.
BSSS Placement Report 2015-2016
The Placement Cell is a group of student volunteers, placement committee & placement incharge which assists in the placements of its passouts. It coordinates the placement activity in the campus for students in the final year and already passout students of the various programmes of study carried out by the college.
Continuing with what was seen in placements in The Bhopal School of Social Sciences during previous academic years, various leading corporates across industries participated in large numbers offering exciting roles. Companies from different sectors including BPO, KPO, BFSI (Banking, Financial services and Insurance), IT,ITES, e- Commerce have been invited to hire fresh pool of talent of 2016 batch passouts of The BSSS. Niche profiles in Sales, marketing & operations have been offered by a number of recruiters. The Placement Cell in BSSS has proved an excellent track record in placing students in reputed organizations. All the reputed organizations including MNCs come to the College for campus recruitment.The students, in turn have made the college feel proud by excelling in their roles. It has been the department's endeavor to develop competent human resources with necessary skills and responsible citizens for the society. From upcoming batches, we are planning to take feedback from industries regarding designing/changing of curriculum so that high quality is achieved in technical education and professional guidance imparted at our Organisation.On the basis of the feedback received , the placement cell will regularly conduct career development programmes, guest lectures on personality development, resume writing, group discussions, interview techniques and, mock interviews as well.
The Institution started it's placement season in September 2015, with one of the nation's leading hospitality companies , "Global Vision Hospitality Pvt Ltd", a subsidiary of Club Group of Hotels. The company visited to hire students for the post of Business Development Trainees.Sales & Marketing emerged as the preferred management sphere with most of the batch securing offers in this domain.While the season witnessed participation of companies from varied industry sectors, the maximaum offers came from the BFSI (Banking, Financial services and Insurance) Sector,followed by the IT & ITES Sector. The season has seen a total of 162 offers being made so far by the 17 Companies in which the students appeared for the recruitment process.The Compensation statistics showed a marked improvement with the Average CTC of the season being INR 3 LPA. The highest CTC was INR 4.25 LPA , being offered to 30 students by Allstate Solutions Private Limited (ASPL) which ranks number 89 on the Fortune 500 list of largest companies in the United States.
With 43 offers , TCS made its mark as the largest recruiter of the season. New entrant ICICI Prudential also selected 33 students for its Business Development Programme.Mirroring the upward trend of hiring , the industry giant Larsen & Toubro Ltd( L&T) made its presence felt by offering 18 students with their back-end office profiles in various processes. While Godrej & Boyce Manufacturing Co. Limited, AON Services India P. Ltd, Gradmener Technology P. Ltd, Ripples Advisory P Ltd, Linkruit , Jaro Education and ZS Associates were first-time recruiters, regular recruiters included companies like Infosys,Tech Mahindra,and HDFC Bank. E-Commerce Giant AMAZON also recruited 8 students from our college for it's Business Development Role.
"The student quality truly exceeded expectations! Keep impressing us."
"Thoroughly satisfied with the experience. Looking forward to a long-term relationship with the institute."
"Excellent performance by the participants. Also, the way the process was conducted complemented that."
It's heartening to see the growing list of reputed companies preferring The Bhopal School of Social Sciences for their Campus Hiring Plans. The Placement Cell has worked to its best potential and I would like to take this opportunity to express our sincere gratitude to our recruiters, both regular & new , who made this placement season a sounding success.On behalf of our Institute, I would like to assure them that the selected candidates would add great value to their organizations . And finally I would like to wish the 2016 Batch, all the happiness and success in the years to come.
Report by: Shubhra Bhatia