If I transferred at IIM Shillong and I'm being waitlisted at Trichy, which one should I choose? I'm interested in marketing.

1 Answer

Himani Arora Feb 8, 2021

Not much can be said about the management program of IIM Trichy. IIM does not allow its students to opt for a transfer and nor they accept external credits as well.

Tabulated below gives a brief overview of the institute:


IIM Shillong

NIRF Ranking (MBA Colleges)


Total Fee

10 lakhs

Companies Visited

Bytedanc, Emami Agrotech, FIITJEE, Godrej, Great Learning.

Highest Package

40 lakhs

Marketing at IIM Shillong

  • As far as this course is concerned, you can be sure of the fact that you will get to experience one of the most thorough course structures provided in the country. 
  • The Post Graduate Program at IIM Shillong follows a credit system. With this, you can choose your electives as per your preference. 
  • You can choose to study a certain number of credits that are offered like Finance, Marketing, Operations, Systems, Strategy, and Humanities. 
  • There are a number of subjects apart from these offered in the Elective Course Catalog. This makes the course the biggest of among top business schools in the country.

Placement Offers

  • The profiles offered on campus during Summer Placements and Final Placements for Marketing are beyond a student’s imagination. 
  • You will be offered great opportunities and roles in leading CPG firms like ITC, Britannia, Dabur, Titan, etc.

You can easily look for recent placement reports on the official website of the institute. To get a better idea on career path, you can look IIM Shillong’s alumni on LinkedIn. This helps in providing the actual placement scenario of the institute and give students a better insight before they invest their money.