Pune, apart from being an IT hub is also becoming a prominent center for manufacturing and automotive industries. This has created ample number of job opportunities in Pune. Students pursuing MBA programs can grab excellent career opportunities in Pune. Many big MNCs have established their businesses in Pune. The top 5 companies from various sectors, which an MBA graduate should aim at joining, are mentioned below:-
Banking & Financial Services
State Bank of India
Kotak Mahindra Bank
Bank of Maharashtra
Ernst & Young Private Ltd.
Pune being one of the largest cities in India is home to several universities and colleges. Currently, Pune has the 6th largest metropolitan economy and has the 2nd highest PCI (Per Capita Income) across India.
Pune has now also become a hub for the automotive sectors. Automotive companies like Tata Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra, Mercedes Benz, Force Motors (Firodia-Group), Kinetic Motors with their set-ups in Pune offer opportunities galore to the young MBA graduates. Fiat and General Motors have also commenced their Greenfield operations near Pune.
Kirloskar Group, one of the leading Indian conglomerates is also based in Pune and extends a large amount of the offers to fresh MBA graduates from Pune.
The technology park at Hinjawadi houses many software companies. Some of them are: IBM India, AtoS, Synechron, Mahindra Enginering (located at the remotest corner of phase 2), Idea Cellular, KPIT Cummins, Tata Technologies, Infosys, Wipro, Credit Suisse(located inside Wipro), Tata Consultancy Services, Geometric Limited, Tech Mahindra, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Persistent Systems(under construction), Honeywell, Mindtree, 3DPLM Software Solutions, CECsoft, Compulink, Pesh-Infotech and Digital Group InfoTech. It also houses product companies such as Compulink and CISCO. The IT sector employs more than 70,000 people in Pune. The next destination for the fresh MBA graduates from Pune should be acquiring a job in one of the prestigious companies of Hinjawadi IT park.
Thus, with a booming market dominated by automotive, IT, BFSI and consulting sectors and a large number of projects pouring in, MBA graduates can grab golden job opportunities in Pune.