Corporate Relations and Placement Division (CRPD) is an independent Division of the Institute. The mandate for the Division is to pursue active relationship building with the corporate sector and the civil society in India and abroad. This relationship is supposed to yield meaningful linkages of the Institute with the industry and appropriate induction of the students of the Institute's flagship MBA International Business Full Time Programme in the corporate world.
Placement Committee, which is an elected body of the students of the MBA International Business Full Time Program, functions under the Corporate Relations and Placement Division. Placement Committee has the mandate to reach out to the corporate sector and administer the summer internships and the final placements process at the Institute. The placement committee is guided by the Head of the Division in these endeavours. The Placement Committee does the pitching, inviting company stalwarts for guest lectures, engaging corporate sector for the summer internship programme and securing final placements of the graduating students. The Institute has an impeccable record of getting the students placed in the reputed business organizations in India and abroad. The institute has an impressive array of luminous alumni who occupy important positions in the corporate world.
CRPD is located at the Delhi Campus of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade and is headed by Prof. (Dr) Rohit Mehtani, Professor of Global Political Economy and International Business Strategy at the Institute. He is assisted by a competent staff in the Division. Besides, Dr Tamanna Chaturvedi and Dr R. P. Sharma are the faculty coordinators for the placement activities at the Delhi and Kolkata Campuses of the Institute, respectively.
From Head, Corporate Relations and Placement Division's Desk
We express our gratitude to the corporate sector for the continued faith and confidence entrusted upon us. IIFT is committed to not only meeting but exceeding the expectations of the stakeholders.
IIFT's curriculum is a blend of inputs derived from the vast reservoir of knowledge and the technical expertise that exists within the Institute and the learnings that it generates through the collaborative endeavours with the trade and industry. The Institute's highly competent faculty, comprising of both in-house and visiting experts, work relentlessly to produce industry-ready professionals.
The activities of students are confined not only to the rigor of academics but are augmented by actively engaging industry leaders for guest lectures, organizing events at the Campus, working on live projects, attempting case studies and participating in intercollege and corporate competitions. The long list of such activities undertaken, and the laurels won by the students bears a testimony to the fact that they excel in a highly competitive environment. It always has and shall continue to give us immense pleasure to welcome you aboard for our campus engagement process.
Dr. Rohit Mehtani