Symbiosis School of Media & Communication

Symbiosis School of Media & Communication, Bengaluru

(Established under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 vide Notification No. F.9 12/2001-U.3 of the Government of India)
Accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ Grade

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Placements Report

There was a good mix of companies for placements this year for the class of 17-19-Ad, PR, Media & IMC.

We had more Integrated profiles this year with placement opportunities in – Event Management, Social Media, Digital and Research. There were few companies who opened a second round of interviews as they found the students promising and wanted to recruit more from SSMC B.

We had known companies recruiting students from all specializations like: Publicis, IPG Media Group, Essence-Group M, Madison Media, MSL Group, Adfactors PR, Genesis BCW, IPSOS Research, Social Panga, Text 100, Wings, Kestone IMS, Trescon, Fountainhead, & Vmware Software.

Students cracked Research, Analyst and IT job profiles and excelled in the interviews.

All efforts were driven to facilitate placements and bring job profiles from our Industry fit.

SSMC B has strong database and industry connect from all sectors, companies come year on year for placements and select students across specializations that we offer, PR ,Advertising and Media Management, as part of the two year MBA in communication management.

For the placement season, Class of 2016-2018, Symbiosis School of Media and Communication Bengaluru, (SSMC B) students were recruited in profiles across Design, Research, Media, Planning, Creative Analysts with PR taking the lead. This, despite an industry scenario that was not necessarily conducive for hiring.

Above 80 +companies had shown interest for Ad, PR ,Media Management & Integrated profiles.

We have built enduring relations with the industry over the years, and they recruit from SSMC B, as they get the required talent pool with exposure to an integrated pedagogy and adequate industry intervention. The companies who recruited this year are Oath:Yahoo, Bosch, Mindshare-Group M, Adfactors PR, The Practice, Infiniti Research, WatConsult Media, Gozoop, Trescon Global, Icarus Design, Byjus, to name some.

Our alumni were placed in organizations such as Infosys, ABB, Biocon, Tata Services, Group M, Time Inc, Watconsult Media,Weber Shadwick, Madison PR, The Practice,Wings Events, Shobiz, Gutenberg, Icarus , Mobikon Technologies, Genesis B&M, Infiniti Research, Future Group, Happay, Zomato, Zivame, among many other leading organizations.

Name of Organization
Ogilvy UTV Zee Esselgroup
Pepsico India Percept Pictures Viacom 18
DDB Mudra Hero Honda Hindustan Unilever
ITC Revlon Tata Motors
Bosch Ltd Wizcraft Idea Spice
Edelman PR Reliance Broadcast L&T Reliance Retail Brand Comm
Deloitte Mobikon Technologies Aditya Birla Minacs
The Practice Titan Future Group
Encompass Mobilox Group M
LoG 5 Communications Bajaj Hit 95 FM
Hotfut Sports Capillary Impact Communications
Madison PR Weber Shandwick BIG Synergy
DraftFCB ULKA Coral Research AMC Creative
Infinity Research Windchimes Brigade Group
R-Square Consulting Timken GroupOn India
At my door steps Red Bull Zomato
Archies HT Media Mindshare
Indigo Career Launcher Crosspollen
Amagi India Infoline
Broadvision Maxus Mccann World
Leo Burnett JWT Geek
Taj Hotels Crayons Cheil Communications
Deutsche Bank Dainik Jagran Perfect Relations
Taproot Beehive Communications Go Zoop,Mumbai
Honeycomb Earth4all Wat MEDIA
VenChars Media Communications Beep Latitude 12
Blue Grass Studios Vision PRO Urban TREE
ALTIMETRIK Verbinden Fish Eye Creative
Red Baron Dv8 Take Solutions
Guava Xebec T.I.C
Hansa Research Value 360 Metro Monkey
Sumeru Fahrenheit Zivame
Time Inc Canopus Consultancies IVISTA Digital Solutions
Get Ahead Education I Pay Tech Pvt Ltd. Mothers Recipe
Xebec Communications Pvt Ltd. Milaap Social Ventures Madura Garments(Aditya Birla Group)
INFOSYS Ltd (March 2015) ABB India OLA Cabs
Tata Communications, Mumbai Cheetah Mobile Kestone IMS Pvt Ltd
The Hindu Print Your
Group M Motivator Grofers India UB Group
Inkoniq Ecocentric Showbiz,Mumbai
Blubirch Happay Bottomline Media
Pinnacle Works Astra Zeneca Pvt Ltd Wings Group
ICARUS Work Advantage CGI
Oath: A Verizon Company Bosch Adfactors PR
Byjus Mindshare WatMedia
Network 18