IIT Kharagpur Placements 2024 - Average & Highest Package, Percentage

LocationKharagpur (West Bengal)
Updated on - Feb 13, 2024 15:45PM IST

IIT Kharagpur Placements Overview

The first stage of IIT Kharagpur placements 2024 has started. The IIT Kharagpur highest package till now is Rs 1 crore per annum and the average package is yet to be revealed for the academic year 2023-24. More than 6 job offers were made with Rs 1 crore per annum CTC for 2024 passout students at IIT Kharagpur. A total of 61 companies participated in the 2024 placements of this college. Moreover, a total of 700 job offers were made for 2024 passout students. Out of the 700 job offers, 19 were international and the rest were domestic job offers. 

During the IIT Kharagpur placements 2023, the highest package was Rs 2.68 crore per annum. IIT Kharagpur average package for the MHRM course in 2023 was Rs 15.45 lakh per annum. The total number of students placed in 2023 was 1,821. The total offers made during the IIT Kharagpur placements 2023 was 1600. The college was visited by various MNCs, domestic, and startup companies for campus recruitment in 2023. Some of the top recruiters at IIT Kharagpur were Goldman Sachs, American Express, Microsoft, IBM, Morgan Stanley, Flipkart, and others.

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IIT Kharagpur Placements Report 2023

According to the IIT Kharagpur placements report 2023, the college campus was visited by 300 recruiters. A total of 1600 offers were made in 2023 and 45 of them were international offers. Furthermore, the highest IIT Kharagpur placement package stood at Rs 2.68 crore per annum. 

IIT Kharagpur Placements Highlights 2023 

Highest PackageRs 2.68 crore per annum
Average Package (MHRM course)Rs 15.45 lakh per annum
Total Offers 1600
International Offers 45
Total Recruiters300
Total Recruiters on the First Day of Placements34
Total Pre Placement Offers (PPOs)500
Total offers with Rs 50 LPA or more48
Top 5 RecruitersGoldman Sachs, American Express, Microsoft, IBM, and Morgan Stanley.

IIT Kharagpur Placements Facts 2023 

  • In 2023, IIT Kharagpur students received 500 Pre Placement Offers (PPOs).
  • During the first day of placements in 2023, a total of 34 recruiters participated.
  • IIT Kharagpur placement statistics show that a total of 300 recruiters including Microsoft, IBM, Goldman Sachs, and others participated in the 2023 placements.
  • 48 students received job offers with Rs 50 LPA or more in 2023. 
  • A total of 1600 job offers were made during the 2023 placements. 
  • The highest package offered to an IIT Kharagpur student in 2023 was Rs 2.68 crore per annum.
  • The average package offered to MHRM course students in 2023 was Rs 15.45 lakh per annum.
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What was the Highest Package of IIT Kharagpur?

The IIT Kharagpur highest package was Rs 2.40 crore per annum in 2022. Compared to 2023, there is an increase of Rs 28 lakh per annum in the highest package between 2022 and 2023. 

IIT Kharagpur Highest Package Trend - Year-Wise

YearIIT Kharagpur Highest Package
2023Rs 2.68 crore per annum
2022Rs 2.40 crore per annum
2021Rs 80 lakh per annum

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What was the Average Package of IIT Kharagpur?

IIT Kharagpur average package data for the year 2023 will be published soon by the college. For now, students can check the median package of this college. The IIT Kharagpur median package for a four-year UG course (B.Tech) was Rs 18,75,000 per annum in 2022. The median package for the same course in 2018 was Rs 12,75,000 per annum.  

IIT Kharagpur Median Package Trend Year-Wise

Three-year UG courseRs 8,00,000 per annumRs 7,00,000 per annumRs 8,50,005 per annumRs 8,25,000 per annumRs 8,00,000 per annum
Four-year UG courseRs 18,75,000 per annumRs 15,00,000 per annumRs 16,00,000 per annumRs 14,20,059 per annumRs 12,75,000 per annum
Five-year UG courseRs 12,62,000 per annumRs 9,00,000 per annumRs 9,03,788 per annumRs 6,09,000 per annumRs 7,00,000 per annum
Two-year PG courseRs 14,23,243 per annumRs 14,34,000 per annumRs 10,25,003 per annumRs 11,37,367 per annumRs 7,50,000 per annum
Three-year PG course000Rs 8,13,000Rs 8,00,000
Integrated five-year PG courseRs 15,50,000 per annumRs 15,50,000 per annumRs 15,50,000 per annumRs 13,40,000 per annumRs 11,18,000 per annum

What was the Average Package of IIT Kharagpur?

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IIT Kharagpur Salary Package 2023 - Course-Wise

IIT Kharagpur highest package in 2023 for various courses is yet to be disclosed by the college. Similarly, students need to wait a while for the data of the IIT Kharagpur average package 2023. However, the data for the 2021 course-wise package is available. The B.Tech course highest package in 2021 was Rs 64,27,000 per annum. M.Tech course highest package in 2021 was Rs 43,75,000 per annum. 

IIT Kharagpur Course-Wise Salary Package 2021

ParticularsHighest salaryMedian salary
Dual DegreeRs 80,00,000 per annumRs 15,00,000 per annum
Integrated M.ScRs 70,00,000 per annumRs 13,22,000 per annum
B.TechRs 64,27,000 per annumRs 14,27,000 per annum
M.TechRs 43,75,000 per annumRs 13,22,000 per annum
B.ArchRs 37,62,000 per annumRs 12,00,000 per annum
PhDRs 35,00,000 per annumRs 23,48,000 per annum
M.Sc & M.TechRs 22,00,000 per annumRs 20,00,000 per annum
MHRMRs 15,00,000 per annum-
MS in CSERs 14,00,000 per annumRs 13,10,000 per annum
M.ScRs 13,00,000 per annumRs 10,60,000 per annum
IIT Kharagpur Salary Package 2023 - Course-Wise
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IIT Kharagpur Department-Wise Placements 2023

The data for the department-wise placements at IIT Kharagpur for the year 2023 has been released. According to the placement report, the CSE department saw the highest placement percentage of 92.97% in 2023. 

IIT Kharagpur Department-wise Placement Statistics 2023

DepartmentsStudents RegisteredStudents PlacedPlacement Percentage
Computer Science Engineering12811992.97%
Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering14713491.16%
Electrical Engineering14512284.14%
Chemical Engineering1008383%
Mechanical Engineering18914074.70%
Civil Engineering746771.28%
Metallurgical & Materials Engineering513262.75%
Aerospace Engineering563562.50%
Mining Engineering774761.04%
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IIT Kharagpur Top Recruiters 2023

Goldman SachsMorgan StanleyMicrosoft
IBMAmerican ExpressGoogle
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IIT Kharagpur Placements Report 2022

The highest package offered to an IIT Kharagpur student in 2022 was Rs 2.45 crore per annum. During the IIT Kharagpur placements 2022, a total of 245 recruiters visited the college campus. Even before the campus placements started, 400 Pre Placement Offers (PPOs) were made to students. Students can check the table below for more data regarding IIT Kharagpur previous year’s placements. 

IIT Kharagpur Placements 2022 Overall

Highest PackageRs 2.45 crore per annum
Total number of Recruiters245
Total number of job offers1600
Total number of Pre Placement Offers (PPOs)400
Total number of international job offers35
Top 5 recruitersGoogle, Rubrik, Microsoft, CapitalOne, and Honeywell.

IIT Kharagpur Placements 2022 For Three-year UG Programme

Median packageRs 8,00,000 per annum
Number of graduating students45
Number of students placed43
Number of students went for higher studies0

IIT Kharagpur Placements 2022 For Four-year UG Programme

Median packageRs 18,75,000 per annum
Number of graduating students505
Number of students placed422
Number of students went for higher studies0

IIT Kharagpur Placements 2022 For Five-year UG Programme

Median packageRs 12,62,000 per annum
Number of graduating students37
Number of students placed33
Number of students went for higher studies0

IIT Kharagpur Placements 2022 For Two-year PG Programme

Median packageRs 14,23,243 per annum
Number of graduating students925
Number of students placed906
Number of students went for higher studies0

IIT Kharagpur Placements 2022 For Integrated Five-year PG Programme

Median packageRs 15,50,000 per annum
Number of graduating students605
Number of students placed575
Number of students went for higher studies0
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IIT Kharagpur Previous Year Placements Trends

Students interested in getting admission to this college often look for the IIT Kharagpur previous years’ placements. Such students can refer to the table below for placement trends of this college from 2023 to 2021. By comparing the data of IIT Kharagpur last year placements, it is clear that the number of recruiters increased by 100 from 2021 to 2023. 

Highest SalaryRs 2.6 crore per annumRs 2.4 crore per annumRs 80 lakh per annum
Average Salary--Rs 19 lakh per annum
Number of recruiters300245200
Number of PPOs500400276
Number of placement offers160016001300
Number of international offers453530
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International Placements Offered by IIT Kharagpur

CountryNumber of Offers Made
Other countries3
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IIT Kharagpur Placement Cell

Students who are in their final year of the course and have completed all their credits can get help from the IIT Kharagpur placement cell. The credits can be earned by completing their course, participating in internships, and by other means. The placement cell of this college is called the Career Development Centre (CDC). This cell specialises in not only offering campus placements but also helping students become more employable. IIT Kharagpur placement cell offers facilities like pre-placement talks, pre-placement offers, campus placements, resume building, soft skills training, personality development classes, and more. Students are also provided with compulsory summer internships. By completing internships, students can earn credits which will help them become eligible for campus placements.  To get placement-related help students can use the following IIT Kharagpur placement cell number - Ph. +91-3222-282231/30.

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Related Questions


Akshay Singh, Student / Alumni

-Answered on Nov-16-2023
The admissions process has been started for session 2024 and the eligibility rriteria to be eligible, candidates must achieve a minimum of 60% aggregate marks in their 10+2 examination, with Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, and English as subjects. Alternatively, they can qualify through the JEE Mains, LPUNEST, or CUET exams. However, if a candidate has not studied English as a subject, the requirement for English may be waived off if the candidate has studied in English medium in their qualifying exam. There is a 5% relaxation in aggregate marks for candidates from North-East states, Sikkim, or for Defence Personnel and their Dependents, as well as Wards of Kashmiri Migrants. LPUNEST will not be required if the candidate's JEE Mains Percentile is equal to or above 80 Percentile. For more information you may viisit ofiicial website of LPU or you can also call them on thier toll free number.

Ashish Aditya, Student / Alumni

-Answered on Aug-28-2023

Dear student, The IIT Kharagpur does offer Joint MSc PhD Programmes in Molecular Medical Microbiology, Medical Physics, and Nuclear Medicine. These courses are offered under the Head School of Medical Science and Technology. Currently, the Medical Physics and Nuclear Medicine courses at IIT Kharagpur are paused because the courses have pending Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) approval.


Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

-Answered on July-21-2023

Dear Student,

The maximum age limit to apply for admission to B.Tech program at IIT Kharagpur is 25 years (30 years for SC/ST) at the time of application.

If you are confused about the right B.Tech specialisations to choose, check How to Choose a Right Specialization/Branch in B.Tech after Class 12th?

To learn about the admission process, eligibility, selection process, and fees for B.Tech, also read Engineering (BE/ B.Tech) Admission Process 2020.

If you are looking to take direct admission to B.Tech and have no score in any entrance exam, you can also check Direct B.Tech Admission 2020.       

You can also fill the Common Application Form on our website for admission-related assistance. You can also reach us through our IVRS Number - 1800-572-9877.


Navneet, Student / Alumni

-Answered on Dec-05-2022
BSc in Agriculture is a broad-based course with great potential. It deals with things like food production, horticulture, animal rearing, rural economy and rural development, environmental health, etc. Other industries may face downsizing but agriculture can never fall prey because “food” is the basic necessity for life. Feeding the world will never face a recession or a slowdown. In fact, the development in technology, research, and innovation has multiplied the scope of agriculture in a big way. BSc Agriculture is a 4-year undergraduate professional course offered by various government and private universities in India. The demand for graduates with a degree in agriculture is increasing every day in India and abroad. Course fees are also considerably lower in comparison to other professional degrees, while rewarding with good jobs and a better package. Best colleges/Universities for BSc. Agriculture are IIT, Kharagpur, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana Lovely Professional University A degree in agriculture will equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to manage business farms and agriculture business or to work in areas such as food production agriculture sales and farming journalism. B.Sc. in Agriculture is considered a professional degree. The graduates from this degree can find jobs in both public and private sectors. The importance of agriculture is growing rapidly and thereby is increasing the job prospects in the field of agriculture. Today graduates with B.Sc. in Agriculture are readily accepted in the government projects. Agricultural departments, Extension services, Research organizations, Commercial farming etc. are some of sectors where graduates of this field can find job opportunities in.

Priya, Student / Alumni

-Answered on Nov-22-2022
LPU is a well renowned university, providing quality education, innovative pedagogy and unbeatable placements both national and international. LPU provides a great academic exposure to its students. It provides a chance to the students to attend guest lectures or workshops, so that they get to learn as much as they can. The students also work on live projects, so that they are able to apply their knowledge to practical settings. It is one of the few that has embraced international practices when it comes to designing a curriculum. Instead of using old school books and lectures, LPU has experimented with books, interactive problem-solving interactions and working through real-world applications. The university has been ranked high by various outer agencies with regard to placements. LPU is conferred with National Employ-ability Award 2020 by Aspiring Minds for the 7th time in a row for having Most Employable Students and being one among the top colleges and universities in India with one of the highest Employ-ability rates. The university provides ample opportunities to each and every of the eligible students to secure good placement. Special inputs in the form of placement classes are given to students to hone their skills and prepare them for placements. The university leaves no stone unturned to shape the future of its students. It is definitely the first choice of both national and international students. LPU has become the landing place of many leading industries for recruitment. It has many top rankings in placements. Companies which recruit from IIT's, IIM’s also recruit the students of LPU. Companies like Bosch, Samsung, Voltas, Lava, Vodafone, ,L&T Infoetch, PEGA, hp,LG Soft India, Capgemini, Hind Rectifiers,Verizon, Hitachi Power, Videocon, L&T Technology Services, Ericsson, HCL Technologies, Asahi India, Ceasefire Industries, Sandhar Technologies, Indus tower, KEC International and many more visit lpu for placement of students

IIT Kharagpur QnA

What is the highest package offered at IIT Kharagpur?

During the first stage of IIT Kharagpur placements 2024, the highest package recorded was Rs 1 crore per annum. The highest package offered at IIT Kharagpur in 2023 was recorded at Rs 2.68 crore per annum. During the 2022 placements, the highest package reached Rs 2.40 crore per annum. Compared to the 2023 and 2022 highest package of IIT Kharagpur, the 2021 highest package was much less and was recorded at Rs 80,00,000 per annum.

What is the average package offered at IIT Kharagpur?

The IIT Kharagpur average package during 2021 was Rs 19,00,000 per annum. In comparison, the average package of this college in 2020 was Rs 15,00,000 per annum. Students can easily judge that the average package of IIT Kharagpur has increased by Rs 4,00,000 per annum in one year.

How are the placements at IIT Kharagpur in 2023?

The IIT Kharagpur placements 2023 were good as the highest package recorded was the highest in the previous three years. The highest package in 2023 was Rs 2.68 crore per annum. Students who participated in the 2023 placements received 1600 job offers. Out of 1600 job offers, 45 of them were international job offers. Moreover, 48 job offers during 2023 placements were offering a CTC of Rs 50 lakh per annum.

What is the placement percentage in IIT Kharagpur?

The placement percentage of B.Tech in computer science engineering in 2023 was 92.97%. Similarly, the placement of other courses like electrical engineering, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, and civil engineering in 2023 was 84.14%, 83%, 74.70%, and 71.28%, respectively.

Which companies visit IIT Kharagpur for placements?

According to the IIT Kharagpur placements 2024 report, various MNCs and domestic companies provided job offers for students. During the first stage of 2024 placements 700 job offers were made and among them, 19 were international offers.  The companies that visit IIT Kharagpur for placements are Goldman Sachs, Google, American Express, Microsoft, IBM, Morgan Stanley, Flipkart, and others.

What was the median package offered to a B.Tech student at IIT KHARAGPUR in 2019?

The median package offered in B.Tech in 2019 was INR 15 Lakh.
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