Placements at IITs:
According to reports this placement season IIT students are getting huge packages offered by companies like Microsoft, Uber and Samsung in order to take best talents to their respective group!
Microsoft has incresed its previous year’s offer by almost $80,000 than previous year.
In 2016, its total package was $136,000, which is now $214,000 (1.39 Crore), the highest offered by Mirosoft till date.
Uber Technologies, another big recruiter, offering a base pay of $110,000, but lower bonuses and stock options as compared to Microsoft, which totals a package of about $155,000 (Rs 99.87 lakh).
The campuses where students would be offered these lucrative packages may be Kanpur, Bombay, Madras, BHU (Banaras Hindu University) and Roorkee.
Reports suggests that other IT-groups and e-commerce giants like Apple, Qualcomm, Yahoo, Amazon and Flipkart would also raise the bar as the competition is too high.
Not just the IITs are busy with placements, Also the Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad (IIM-A) has also done with its Summer Placement process for the Class of 2019 within three groups. Accenture has emerged as the top recruiter with 19 offers in the first bunch of the summer placements for the PG programme class of 2019.
We wish all the luck to the students at IITs for their placements and careers ahead!