SMS Varanasi Placement & Packages 2021: Process, Lowest, Highest Packages

SMS Varanasi Placement & Packages 2021: Process, Lowest, Highest Packages

ByAditi Joshi  |  Updated on: Aug 9, 2021
SMS Varanasi 2021 Details below intended to give Highlights, Admission, Eligibility Criteria, Cutoff, Courses, Fees, Scholarships, Facilities
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SMS Varanasi Placements Highlights 2021

The placements drive for the MBA 2021 batch of SMS Varanasi was successfully concluded despite the pandemic. As a result, SMS Varanasi placements saw a hike in the average salaries offered by 15% compared to the previous year.

  • During SMS Varanasi's final placements, 75% of the students got placed in their respective job fields. 
  • There was an overall salary increase of 37% in comparison to 2019 placement packages
  • During the 2021 SMS Varanasi placements process, the average salary stood at 4.5 LPA

SMS Varanasi Final Placements Tabular Details 2021

Here is a brief overview of SMS Varanasi placements 2021:


Statistics (2019)

Statistics (2021)

Students participated



No. of recruiters



Lowest package



Average package

INR 3.80 LPA


Highest package 

INR 6.25 LPA


Percentage of students placed



Top recruiters

Dalmia Cement, Prism Cement, Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, SBI life insurance, SBI General Insurance, TCI, Mahindra, Berger paints, IDFC bank,

Dalmia Bharat Group, Berger Paints, ICICI Bank, Prism Johnson, IDFC First Bank, TCI Ltd., SBI Life Insurance Company, Axis Bank

SMS Varanasi Summer Placements 2021

SMS Varanasi Summer Placements 2021:

After completing the second semester, SMS Varanasi students can participate in summer internships for six to eight weeks.

Talking about the essential highlights of the summer internships for 2021 for SMS Varanasi, here are the main takeaways:

  • There were a total of 8 pre-placement offers for the students to avail
  • The popular recruiters for the summer internship program at SMS Varanasi 2021 included LG, Big Bazaar, Amul, Coca Cola, HDFC Bank, Meru, etc 

SMS Varanasi Placements Process 2021

The SMS Varanasi placement process comprises of two stages:

  1. Pre-placement Talk- At this stage, the students are given an opportunity to interact with the corporate representatives where they are briefed about the company offerings including expected job profile, job locations, salary components and the probable career growth paths available. Companies even provide a brief presentation of their shape, followed by a Q&A session with students to clear their doubts and queries. 
  2. Final placement- The final placement process starts with different reputed organizations regularly appoint management graduates from premier / reputed management institutes. Here is how the follow of events take place for the final placement round:
    • SMS Varanasi maintains a database of the organizations where students have been placed earlier and update information on them on a continuous basis.
    • These organizations are invited to visit the institute and hold on-campus interviews, group discussions and personal interviews. 
    • They make Pre-Placement Talk, following which the selection process is conducted through group discussions and personal interviews. 
    • Based on the performance, the selected students are issued placement offers.
    • Some of the students get a Pre-Placement offer immediately after their summer training. These students join the organization on the due dates after they complete their course and have appeared for the final examination.

SMS Varanasi Placements Track Record 2021

SMS Varanasi witnessed around 85% recruitment percentage in the previous year’s placement process. A total of 160 students participated in the placement drive and a good 83.75% got placed at top companies across India. 

Here's a glance at the previous years' trends for SMS Varanasi placements (salaries in lakhs per annum):


Average Salary

Highest Salary (Domestic)

Highest Salary (International)


INR 4.50

INR 10



INR 3.80

INR 6.25



INR 3.5




INR 3.5



SMS Varanasi Top Recruiting Companies 2021

The top recruiters for SMS Varanasi for the year 2021 were from the Finance, Human Resource, Marketing, International Business and Operations domains. 

Let's look at the domain-wise top recruiters in SMS Varanasi:


Various Companies in Placement Process


Axis Bank, Beacon Insurance Brokers, Capita IQ, ICICI Bank, ICICI Prudential, ICICI Securities, India Infoline, Karvy Securities, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Mahindra Finance, Motilal Oswal, SBI Life, Standard Chartered Bank, Sundaram Finance, Tecnova, Bandhan Bank, Ausmall Finance Bank, DCB Bank, Utkarsh Small Finance Bank

Human Resource

Apollo Hospitals, Everest Industries Ltd., Hotel Sun & Sand, Indian Airlines, Infopro, Jet Airways, Tata Chemicals, Tata Indicom, Bajaj Consumer Care, Kajaria Ceramics, Reliance JIO


Amul, Apollo Tyres, Asian Paints, Agarwal Packers & Movers, Bajaj Electricals, Berger Paints, British Paints, Bridgestone India, Blue Dart, Ceasefire Industries Ltd., ColdEX, Colgate Palmolive, Dabur India, Future Dimensions, Glaxo SmithKline, Globus Retail, Goodyear, Godrej & Boyce, Greenply Industries Ltd., Havell’s India, HDFC Bank, Hewlett-Packard India, ITC Ltd., IndiaMart, JK Industries, Kajaria Ceramics, Kamdhenu Ispat Ltd., kamdhenu Groups, Linux innovative Technologies, LNJ Bhilwara Group, Lupin Ltd., Luxor Group of Companies, LT Foods, Mother Dairy, Nestle India, Nicholas Piramal India Ltd., OM Logistics Ltd., Pepsico India, Polar India, Prism Johnson Ltd., Radio Mantra, RAK Ceramics, Safexpress, Smart Talents, Somany Ceramics, Solvey Pharma, SpiceJet, Systopic Laboratories, Times Group, TITAN Industries Ltd., Transolutions, Vodafone, VIP Industries, Wadhwan Group, Whirlpool, WIN Medicare, Zydus Cadila

International Business

Airports Authority of India, C&amp'S Electric Limited, DSS Communications, Indian Airlines, Indorama, Ispat Industries, Panacea Biotec, TCI, Indigo


Airtel, Convergys, Dalmia Consumer Care, HCL Infosystems, People Cyclotron, Reliance Retail, TATA Consultancy Services, Decathlon Sports India Pvt. Ltd., Outlook Group, OYO Room

SMS Varanasi Sector-Wise Placements:

SMS Varanasi sector-wise placements have always been terrific in the Sales, Business Development, and Engineering segments. They witnessed participation from several new companies and multiple returning recruiters.

Here are the top sectors that offered placements in IIM Indore:

Sector Name

Number of Offers Accepted



Business Development




Human Resources




SMS Varanasi Top Alumni Recruiters:

The SMS Varanasi alumni network works across several sectors, including Sales, Business Development, Finance, consulting. This alumni statistics stands at over 1,567 members out of which 356 are currently working in the Sales sector, 238 in Business Development, 142 in Engineering, and the rest in others. 

SMS Varanasi Sector-Wise Salary Package:

The school of Management Sciences Varanasi's salary-wise record has seen a rise over the past few years, with the top grade corporate houses of the country picking up freshers from the campus itself, primarily in PGDM Courses. SMS, Varanasi has initiated student-industry interaction by inviting frontline corporate houses to its campus for the final placement of its students in various corporate houses. 

Here is SMS Varanasi sector-wise salary analysis of the past three alternate years in LPA: 

Salary Particulars




Highest CTC




Average CTC




SMS Varanasi College Exam Placement & Packages FAQs

  • Yes, SMS Varanasi offers summer internships after the second semester to its students for a duration of 6 to 8 weeks.

  • The highest package of SMS Varanasi has been INR 10 LPA for 2021.

  •  The top recruiters for 2021 placements for the students of  SMS Varanasi were ICICI Bank, Berger paints, Axis Bank, SBI Life Insurance Company, to name a few.

  • The SMS Varanasi alumni are currently working at companies like Axis Bank, TCS, Genpact, HDFC Bank and others. 


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