The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade stands stronger and better in its Golden Jubilee Year with a significant surge in the number of PPOs/PPIs offered this year. From 14 PPOs/PPIs received this time last year, the number has increased to 35 PPOs/PPIs till date and many more are likely to come. Industry stalwarts like Colgate Palmolive, Goldman Sachs, GCPl, Flipkart, CEB etc, have already released PPOs this year reaffirming their faith in the institute.
Dr. Surajit Mitra, Director, IIFT, commencing on the record hit said, “Summer Internship is an important and integral part of the Post-Graduate Programme at IIFT. Today’s economy has created a competitive employment landscape and it is great to know that the students of IIFT are able to display commitment and rigor in all their endeavors. This is demonstrated by their good performance in Summer Internship which is a key parameter for recruitment for many esteemed organizations. PPOs/PPIs do offer big opportunity to the students. There are many big brands which are likely to come to the IIFT campus this year also recognizing its great achievement, especially of the students.
The companies offering early offers to the pool of IIFT testifies the quality of the students and the willingness of employers to retain this talent base ahead of the placement season.