The Training & Placement Cell (T & P Cell) of National Institute of Science & Technology (NIST) was setup in 1998. Since then the T & P cell has grown by leaps and bounds under the able leadership of the founder Director, Prof. Sangram Mudali, (M.S., University of Houston, B. Tech., IIT Kanpur), Prof. (Mrs.) Geetika Mudali, Placement Director, (M.S.(MIS), New Jersey Institute of Technology, NJ) & Prof. Ajit Kumar Panda, Dean, (Boyscast Scholar at University of Michigan, USA). Presently, Dr. Sudhir Kumar Panigrahy is the coordinator for Pre-Placement Training Programmes conducted regularly at NIST and Mr. Atanu Dutta is the Placement Manager responsible for developing and maintaining the Corporate Relationships. Since from its inception time, it has been able to convince the top IT & Core Engineering Multi-National companies for the recruitment of the graduating students from the campus. The foundation batch of B. Tech students (1996-2000) who graduated from NIST in July 2000 were recruited by Satyam Computer Services Ltd., Hyderabad & this was the first company to visit NIST campus on 17 September 1999. Accenture, Airports Authority of India, BSNL, C.DOT, Convansys, Dell, Deloitte Consulting, Delsoft, DEXCELL, GRIDCO, HCL Infosystems Ltd, Hughes, IBM Global Services, I-flex Solutions, Infosys Technologies, Integra Micro Systems, Kavery Telecoms Ltd., Mastek Ltd, Nucleus Software Exports Ltd, Orange, Polaris, Realsoft Technology, REI Systems, Reliance Infocom, Samsung, SAP Lab, TCS and Vedic Systems were the other companies that recruited our foundation batch students.
Training & Placement Activites
The Institute conducts rigorous Pre-Placement Training Programmes for the B. Tech, MCA, M. Tech, MBA and PGDM students to make them Industry-ready throughout the academic year. The Institute has tied-up with IMS learning centre, Bhubaneswar, to improve the students' communication & soft skills. The Institute has also tied-up with TIME, Bhubaneswar, to train the students in Aptitude, Critical Reasoning, Spoken English, Group Discussions, Technical and HR Interview skills. The faculty members of NIST from all the streams are conducting in-house pre-placement training programmes consists of written tests and personal interviews. The already placed graduating students, who are acting as placement volunteers, are regularly conducting written tests both on General Aptitude & Technical know-how, Group Discussions & Personal Interviews for the juniors at NIST hostels & college campus.
Contact Details of National Institute of Science and Technology, Berhampur
Address:Palur Hills, Berhampur, ODISHA India, Pin - 761008