Best B School for Marketing

KSOM is one of the best B-schools for Marketing, given the amount of activities it undertakes throughout the year, including Konclaves, Marketing Projects, Sales Fairs, Student Haats, Student Mandis and much more. Consequently, it attracts a lot of reputed marketing companies each year for recruitment, including FMCG and other biggies such as ITC, GSK, Colgate Palmolive, Mother Dairy, Dabur and Asian Paints.In the placement season 2014-15, the highest salary that has been offered till date has been to the tune of Rs. 13.5 lacs per annum.

Each year, the institute organizes a National Level Marketing Konclave, with a theme based on New Trends and Challenges in Marketing. The Konclave is generally attended by highly accomplished Corporate Leaders of India, including MDs and CEOs of large FMCG and other businesses.

Professors from IIMs and other reputed Management Institutions, Corporate Delegates, Students, Researchers and other Academicians also attend the Konclave.

Some of the guests of past Marketing Konclaves have been:

  • Mr. Chakrapani Gollapali, Chief Business Officer, Holidays,
  • Mr. Maheshwar Peri, Founder and Chairman, Careers 360
  • Mr. Sandip Das, Former MD, Reliance Jio Infocomm
  • Mr. Nitin Seth, President (LCV and Defence), Ashok Leyland
  • Mr. Peshwa Acharya, Founder, Think As Consumer
  • Prof. Abraham Koshy, IIM Ahmedabad, Chairman of The Federal Bank Limited
  • Mr. Dilip Cherian, PR Consultant, widely considered the “Image Guru” of India
  • Mr.Vishnu Govind, GM-Marketing, Raymond Limited
  • Mr. Videh Jaipuriar, CEO – Jubilant Industries Limited
  • Mr. Salil K. Sahu, MD – Home Stores India


The konclave generally comprises of:

  • Inaugural and Keynote Speeches
  • Panel Discussion
  • Student Competitions
  • Workshops by Industry Participants

Past Konclaves:


August 21, 2021
Mr. Yugal Sikri, Managing Director, RPG Life Sciences

KSOM organizes its 12th National Marketing Konclave on the theme: Human Face of Marketing in the Data-Driven Era

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December 12, 2020
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KSOM Organized 11th National Marketing Konclave on the theme – Marketing@New Normal

KIIT School of Management (KSOM), KIIT Deemed to be University organized its 11th National Marketing Konclave on 12th December, 2020. The theme of this year’s conclave […]
September 14, 2019
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KSOM organizes its 10th National Marketing Conclave on the theme- ‘Delivering Customer Value Proposition through Marketing Analytics’

KIIT School of Management, KIIT Deemed to be University organized its 10th National Marketing Conclave on 14th Sept, 2019. The theme of this year’s conclave was […]
September 22, 2018
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KSOM Organized its 9th National Marketing Conclave on Future of Work – Implications on Marketing Processes and Strategies.

KIIT School of Management, KIIT, organized its 9th National Marketing Conclave on 22th September 2018. This year’s conclave had the theme of ‘Future of Work – Implications on […]
October 14, 2017
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8th National Marketing Conclave: Consumer in Digital Age

KIIT School of Management, KIIT University, organized its 8th National Marketing Conclave on 14th October 2017. This year’s conclave had a contemporary theme ‘Consumer in Digital Age.’ Dr. […]
October 1, 2016
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7th edition of National Marketing Conclave held at KIIT School of Management

KIIT School Of Management (KSOM), KIIT University organized its 7th National Marketing conclave on 1st October, 2016 at its campus. The theme of this year’s  conclave […]
August 30, 2015
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KIIT School of Management (KSOM), KIIT University organized its 6th National Marketing Conclave on the theme “E-Commerce – Changing Business Fundamentals” on 29th August, 2015. E-Commerce is one of the […]
September 27, 2014
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5th National Marketing Conclave Organized by KSOM

KIIT School of Management (KSOM) organized its 5th National Marketing Conclave on the theme “Youth Marketing” on 27th September, 2014. With the rise in young consumerism, social and […]
December 21, 2013
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KSOM’s 4th National Marketing Conclave discusses Business Ecosystems and the changing paradigms in marketing

KIIT School of Management (KSOM) organized its 4th National Marketing Conclave on “Business EcoSystems: Driving New Paradigms in Marketing” on 21st December 2013. The conclave Chief […]
December 15, 2012
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3rd National Marketing Conclave held on December 15, 2012 on “Brand Management in the New Age”.

KIIT School of Management (KSOM) organized its 3rd National Marketing Conclave on 15th December 2012. The theme of this year’s conclave was “Brand Management in the […]