IIT Gandhinagar Placement 2016
IIT Gandhinagar saw an increment in the number of companies that visited the campus at placements 2016. About 80 companies took part in the institute’s placement drive. The institute also got recruiters from government agencies and PSUs.
The first phase of campus placement has been fruitful for the institute and more companies are expected to visit in the next few months.
Bharat Dynamics Ltd, Indian Space & Research Organization, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd, Bharat Electronics Ltd and Gujarat State Fertilizer & Chemicals Limited are the eight government organizations that recruited students from IIT Gandhinagar in 2016.
The institute is in talks with DRDO (Defence Research and Development Organization) and other similar organizations to join the hiring process. The institute also expects some international offers for the first time.
Over 40% B.Tech students have been placed at IIT Gandhinagar in the first phase of placements. The placement season started in the month of October and is expected to continue till March-April 2017. Students graduating in the year 2017 are expecting more offers in the coming placement phases.
Gaurav Srivastava, Faculty and Head-Career Development Services (CDS) informed that eight PSUs have visited the campus so far and more are expected to come. He also said that some flourished start-ups have also shown interest in recruiting the talented youth of the institute.
Students now understand the dynamics of working with start-ups and 27 of the students have also opted for deferred placements in 2016. Some of these students also plan to start their own startups while others plan to go for higher studies.
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