India’s leading Higher Education player, Sunstone Eduversity has kickstarted its placement season for the 2020-22 batch with a big bang. The EdTech company has already successfully placed over a 100 MBA graduates in top domestic and international organisations, within just a few weeks of the season’s kick-off. Keeping up with its core brand promise of offering students highly relevant career opportunities, Sunstone Eduversity saw top corporates such as IBM, Genpact, The Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ), Morningstar, HDFC Life, ICICI and Rivigo successfully recruit its students, this year. Sunstone’s students have bagged leading profiles across Sales, Marketing, Financial Analysis, Credit Analysis, HR Operations, and Supply Chain and Logistics across these leading companies.
This year, Sunstone has also achieved a new milestone in terms of the average and highest packages bagged by students so far in this season, at INR 4.5+L p/a and 10L p/a, respectively. With its unwavering vision to make employment-centric education accessible to all, Sunstone is constantly expanding its footprint throughout the country. It has successfully launched 20 new Campuses during the pandemic alone and currently stands at a total of 23 campuses across 18 cities. In Madhya Pradesh, it operates in partnership with 2 leading campuses, i.e., Sage University in Indore and Peoples University in Bhopal. In keeping with its stellar growth trajectory demonstrated over the past year, Sunstone is all set to become India’s largest education aggregator offering real transformative education to its students, through an extensive and immersive experience.
Speaking on Sunstone’s explosive kick-start to the placement season, CBO of Sunstone Eduversity, Ankur Jain said, “We have achieved another milestone in our journey of delivering highly-skilled graduates to the dynamically changing industry. We saw participation from established corporations again this year, benchmarked by the performance of our alumni. We understand the new-age skills and work with corporates to implement necessary training to make our students industry-ready.”
Aman Kumar, a Sunstone student who achieved placement at HDFC Life shared his experience, as he said, “As a part of Sunstone’s program, I received a lot of training and guidance from my faculty and mentors. In my internship, I applied a lot of what I learned in the program and understood first-hand what it means to succeed in the corporate world. I am now ready to start a career in the financial services industry.”
“Sunstone’s students are once again demonstrating that they are fully industry-ready. With the latest industry-oriented curriculum, highly relevant internships, apt corporate training and students’ dedication, Sunstone has ensured the achievement of this success milestone. We are sure our students will also surpass this, next year,” said Abhishek Banerjee, VP, Student Outcomes, Sunstone Eduversity.
Founded by IMT-Ghaziabad alumni Ashish Munjal and Piyush Nangru, Sunstone offers higher education programs in partnership with several colleges and private universities. The company’s vision of higher education addresses not only the needs of millions of students but also employers and colleges, throughout the country. It envisages expanding in 35 cities and enrolling over 25,000 students by the end of 2022.