Training and Placements

Our Training and Placements

Training and Placements Of IMR, Pune

Training and Placement is one of the most important activities of a management institute, which has a big impact on the careers of the students. Under the guidance of a young and energetic placement officer Prof. Mayuresh Ghare, our placement cell is achieving new heights every year. Institute of Management & Research provides excellent placement opportunities to the students, which help them in starting their careers on a high note.

We take great pride in the fact that since our inception in 2001, more than 1500 students have passed out from our institute and they have excelled in various reputed organizations from different sectors, in India and abroad.

Following areas of placement activities are given complete attention while coordinating the placement activities of Institute of Management & Research, Pune:

1. Strengthening the Corporate relations

2. Grooming and Developing the students as per the requirements of the Industry

3. Setting up an excellent communication system between the placement cell and the students.

As part of our career development activities we prepare the students as per the latest trends and expectations of the Industry. Our entire focus is on training the students as per the suggestions and feedback provided by the top level professionals from corporate sector. We value the inputs and guidelines provided by these esteemed professionals and set up specific training programs for our students based on these inputs.

This year we have come up with an initiative to establish a corporate advisory body for our Institute. This corporate advisory body includes top level eminent professionals from different sectors and functional areas who would provide their valuable guidance and direction to enhance our corporate relations and to build the careers of our students.

Following is the list and information of these top level Industry professionals from our Corporate Advisory Body:

Name Designation Name Of Company Work Experience
Ms. Renuka Krishna Senior HR Consultant and Ex Associate Vice President Talent Acquisition Group , KPIT Technologies Ltd. Pune 37 years
Mr. Mohan Shete Head Quality Assurance and Control Thermax Engineering Const. Company 30 years
Mr. Girish Kadam Region Mentor and Sr. Manage Region 11 at Project Management Institute (PMI), IT Sector 27 years
Mr. Jitendra Date Founder,President and CEO ARJ ASIA 25 years
Dr. Uday Bhosale Head - Human Capital & Employee Relations Precision Automation and Robotics India Limited 23 years
Dr. Prasad Khandagle Manager Operations Henkel 22 years
Ms. Sandhya Kulkarni Soft Skills and Behavioural Training Consultant and Ex Chief Manager, Training & Development Manappuram Finance Limited 21 years
Mr. Vaibhav Deshmukh Corporate Manager and HR Venky’s India Ltd. Pune 20 years
Mr. Shripad Kulkarni Senior Financial services professional 17 years

Following initiatives have been taken by Institute of Management & Research Pune, for providing excellent placement opportunities and the necessary training to the students:

Tie up with First Naukari .com.

The Institute established a tie up up with a Job portal named First Naukri.Com, which is a part of Naukri Com .This portal provides job opportunities to the final year students who are pursuing their education. With the help of this portal, number of excellent job opportunities has been provided to the students.

Training Programs:


More than 25 online training programs and certifications were provided to the students through a training organization named EDUCBA. All of these training program were free of cost.


Systematic training, live projects and career guidance was provided to the students through a training organization named GTT (Global Talent Track ). This entire training was provided to the students at free of cost.

Number of top level professionals from corporate sector is invited to provide career guidance and mentorship to the student’s .Following mentorship and career guidance sessions were organized at Institute of Management & Research during this year:

Dr. Uday Bhosale (Head HR – PARI Robotics Limited)conducted a career guidance sessionfor the first and second year students of the institute, on the topic “Keys to success in the Corporate sector”.This session was organized in August 2016.

Mr. Yogesh Shahane (Senior Process Analyst- Garware Wall Ropes Limited)was invited to the campus for a formal interaction with the students. He provided career guidance and counseling to the final year MBA students and explained the steps that are required to be taken by these students for getting a suitable job opportunity in the manufacturing sector. This session was conducted in March 2017.

Along with the initiatives and efforts taken by the institute, the response and participation from the students is also very crucial for the success of the placement activities of the institute. Following rules and procedures have been established for all the students who wish to get support from the institute for their placements:

1. Students are required to register their name to the Placement Incharge to express their willingness to participate in the placement activities.

2. Students are required to submit their resumes in the institute format before the mentioned deadline.

3. To be eligible for placements, students are required to maintain minimum75% attendance in the academic lectures.

4. Students are required to maintain minimum 75 % attendance in the grooming and development sessions, organized by the Institute such as guest lectures, seminars, workshops, group discussions, aptitude test preparation, mock interviews and interactive sessions by industry professionals etc.

5. Students are required to pay attention to the job opportunities sent by the Placement In charge and they are expected to apply for the suitable job opportunities by giving their confirmation to the Placement In charge before the mentioned deadline.

6. Students who do not apply for three or more suitable job opportunities will be considered as not interested in placements and no further job opportunities will be provided to them.

7. After applying for any job opportunity, if a student refuses to attend the interviews, then he/she will be debarred from the placement process.

8. After getting selected in an interview if a candidate rejects the offer by the company, then he/she will be debarred from the placement process.

9. Students must pay attention to all the notices, emails and announcements regarding the placement activities and should complete the necessary process before the mentioned deadline.

10. Students must interact in a polite and disciplined manner with all the industry professionals invited to the institute.

A student’s placement committee has been established to help in the coordination of the placement activities of the institute .Following is the list of students from the Student’s Placement Committee of Institute of Management & Research, for the academic year 2017-18:

Name Of Student

Institute of Management & Research is proud to have a strong network of its alumni. These Alumni members are one of the biggest strengths of the institute. A formal core committee of Alumni members has been established to look after the coordination between the Alumni and the Institute .Following is the list and information about the Alumni core committee members of Institute of Management & Research:

Name Current Designation The Firm Batch
Mr. Ashvin Mutthal Sr. Executive- Talent AcquisitionHarbinger Group Harbinger Group 2004-2006
Mr. Vilas Pawar Asst Manager HR Larsen & Toubro Limited, Pune 2005-2007
Mr. Priyadarshan Karanjkar(Secretary) Manager, Procurement and Supply chain MetaProcure 2008-2010
Mr. Prasad Pimpalkar Talent Sourcing Specialist Capgemini India Pvt. Ltd. 2009-2011
Mr. Sourabh Joshi Territory Manager Bard Healthcare 2009-2011
Ms. Apurva Phadtare HR Executive Group Intelmac 2011-2013
Ms. Gayatri Purvant (Joint Secretary) HR Executive DSR Infotech Ltd ( Katalyst Technologies ) 2011-2013
Mr. Kunal Bhumkar Entrepreneur (Runs a Travel Company) Kunal Travels 2011-2013
Mr. Pradip Phadtare Business Analyst E-clerx 2011-2013
Ms. Pradnya Tathawade HR Executive CP HR Service Pvt. Ltd. 2011-2013
Mr. Aniket Ghanekar Entrepreneur (Runs a coaching and career counseling academy) M. G. Coaching Academy 2012-2014

Following is the list of organizations that conducted interviews for our students for the placements and summer internships, during the academic year 2016-17:

Total Interviews scheduled so far: 27

Marketing Finance HR Operations
Sunfire technologies Gallagher Infosys Infosys
Ebiz technologies BnY Mellon Innovsource Pvt. Ltd. Flex
Midbrains Tech Mahindra Zenith Management Consultants Maersk India Ltd.
Flex L & T Soft Zeal Technologies Pvt Ltd.
Vistar Infosys Payline
HDFC Life Flex Diffiz
4 H Limited S and P Global
Neeyamo Enterprise Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Soft Zeal Technologies Pvt Ltd.
Maple Digital technologies
Total 11 07 06 03

Summer Internships

Total Interviews scheduled so far: 13

Marketing Finance HR IT
In-Unison Pvt. Ltd. ProfitMart Securities In-Unison Pvt. Ltd. Soft Zeal Technologies Pvt Ltd.
AYS Households Soft Zeal Technology Dfizz
LIC Soft Zeal Technology Pvt. Ltd.
ProfitMart Securities DSR Infotech Ltd.
Soft Zeal Technology
Trileehiretech LLP
Total 06 02 04 01

A sound mind dwells in a healthy body. A fit person can take any challenge confidently. So to develop talented and strong professionals, the Institute has a full-fledged gymnasium, along with indoor sports like Badminton, Table-Tennis, Carrom, Chess, etc. The Institute also has a well maintained sports Facilities and infrastructure for Indoor and outdoor games which are as follows.

Cricket Matting Cricket Wicket is available where various cricket tournaments like Inter College, Inter Department, and other State level tournaments are organized. 3 Practice Wickets are also available.
Athletics 400 meter track is available where Athletic Competition of the institute is organized. Students do practice of their track & field events.
Volleyball Two Open Volleyball Courts are available where various tournaments like Inter College and Intra College and other tournaments are organized.
Football Grassy Football grounds are available for practice, matches and tournaments.
Lawn Tennis Two open cemented Tennis Courts are available for the practice of college players.
Table Tennis Facilities are also available.
Chess Facilities for chess players is available.
Carrom Facilities for Carrom players is available.
Gymnasium and Fitness Centre Weight Lifting and Fitness Instruments available.