Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies (CBS) is a premier undergraduate management¬†college under the aegis of the University of Delhi (DU) offering Bachelor of Management¬†Studies (BMS), BBA (Financial Investment Analysis) and B. Sc. (H) Computer Science. The¬†admission in BMS and BBA (FIA) is through a highly competitive Joint Admission Test (DU JAT)¬†followed by rounds of Group Discussion and Personal Interview with an intake ratio of 1:140.
The Placement Season 2017-18 saw the participation of 68 companies making 155 offers and¬†counting. KPMG and Bain Capability Centre were the largest recruiters with 20 and 11 offers¬†respectively. The average package amounted to INR 6.4 LPA while the highest package offered¬†was INR 17 LPA. The season saw 3 companies from the league of the Big 4 namely EY, KPMG¬†and Deloitte. Other reputed names such as The Boston Consulting Group, AT Kearney, DE Shaw,McKinsey Knowledge Centre, Verity, Duff & Phelps, United Airlines and Knight Frank also¬†became a part of the season.
CBS has yet again seen a multitude of prestigious companies expressing their faith in the
students this year, that helped us in achieving a placement ratio of more than 83%, which is¬†amongst the highest in the Delhi University. Companies from more than 15 different sectors¬†offered a diverse mix of profiles that included business analyst, strategic consulting associate,marketing executive, equity and other research-oriented positions.
In addition to this, the Placement Cell also conducted an internship season to help students
acquire internships and gain the necessary experience and skills. The college saw participation¬†of companies such as SBI, Knight Frank, CBRE, Jasper Collins and Willis Towers Watson for¬†recruitment of interns. Industry Training workshops were conducted in association with various¬†organizations as part of Training & Development activities of the Placement Cell.
The Placement Cell at CBS, aims to strengthen corporate relations of the college with the companies. We¬†successfully organized the zonal round of KPMG International Case Competition 2017 in the¬†college premises which saw participation from various colleges.
The team from CBS won the¬†north zone regional championship and was the only undergraduate team to participate in the¬†Nationals.
Here is what recruiters had to say about the placement process:
DE Shaw: “We conducted an off campus hiring event and the placement team CBS was very¬†professional and I expect the new team to maintain the high standards!”
“I have interacted extensively with the students during the interviews and I have a high opinion¬†of them. They were knowledgeable about the firm and the role and their demeanor was¬†commendable. I believe this has a lot to do with the stringent admissions process along with the¬†faculty and the senior students passing on their experience with the new batches.”
Bain Capability Centre: “The placement process was very smooth. It was easy to coordinate¬†with the college as they accommodated our calendar and were flexible regarding the dates.Further, they were very hospitable during the PPT and Case Study Workshop.”