Final year students at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur have received over 760 offers, including pre-placement offers (PPOs) and 16 international offers. At the end of the first day in Kharagpur, the highest package for an international offer is over Rs 2.6 crore, said the premium engineering college.
The placement session 2022-23 (Phase-I) at IIT Kharagpur, which began on December 1, 2022, turned out to be excellent in both hybrid and physical modes thanks to the enthusiastic support of both students and employers, said IIT-K.
34 companies participated in the placement process, including Apple, Airbus, Alphagrep, Capital One, EXL Services, Google, Graviton, Microsoft, Rubric, Square Point, and others.
The students had access to more than 70 job profiles on the first day of the placement session. IIT Kharagpur students can choose from a wide range of positions in software, analytics, finance, technology, consulting and core.
IIT Kharagpur has received more than 800 internship offers this year. Over 140 companies from a wide variety of industries including software, analytics, consulting, finance and banking applied for the IIT KGP internship selection process this year, indicating a promising start to the coming season.
Meanwhile, IIT Bombay Placements 2022 started the placements on Friday. On the first day of the IIT Bombay placement drive, 250 job offers were made, of which over 175 were accepted. At least 46 companies conducted personal or online interviews with the students. Phase 1 of IIT Bombay placements will continue till December 15, 2022. As per the most recent official update, more than 300 companies are expected to participate in the drive.
“The placement drive at the Institute has begun on a positive note with around 300 pre-placement offers, of which 194 were accepted. On the first day of placements, 46 companies interviewed candidates online or in person at IIT Bombay Out of 250 job offers, more than 175 offers were accepted on the first day, the institute said in a press note.
IIT Bombay students were hired by organizations like Accenture Solutions, Airbus India, Microsoft India, Morgan Stanley, McKinsey, Procter & Gamble, Qualcomm, Shell India, Texas Instruments, Tata Steel, etc. on the first day of placements.