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IIT-Guwahati Placements 2021: More than 200 offers made by recruiters Highest Package At Rs 2 Crore.

Indian Institue of Technology (IIT-Guwahati) recently started its placement process for the academic year 2021-22. This year, the entire recruitment process is being conducted online. As of now, for sessions 1.1 & 1.2 for day one, 200 offers have been made by companies and it is still going on. For the time being, 38 companies have made placement offers.

The offers are quite higher as compared to last year. The previous year, the institute received 158 offers from 43 companies during the end of sessions 1.1 & 1.2. Some of the top recruiters for the session 2021-22 are Uber, JP Morgan Chase, Schlumberger, Graviton, Microsoft, Apple, Google, Texas Instrument, Some of the other companies are Qualcomm, Goldman Sachs, and Bajaj.

Students are being offered roles in key areas such as Data Science, Core Engineering, Analyst, Machine Learning, Business Analyst, Member Technical Staff, Quant, Core Engineer, and others. Further, it should be noted that recruiters have made several domestic offers that are more than Rs 1.1 crore. It should be noted that all the offers mentioned here have been made as of December 1, 4 pm. The institute also received an international offer at the end of sessions 1,2 that was of Rs 2 crores.

Professor Abhishek Kumar, Head, Center for Career Development, IIT-Guwahati, spoke about the placements that are being conducted virtually. He said, “While the majority of the students sitting for the placement are back to the campus, a significant portion of students are still away from the campus. Lessons learnt from the last years’ virtual placement process have helped us in better planning this year, so that students on-campus and off campus both will not face any difficulty.”

This year, 1160 students from different streams, registered for the placements for the academic year 2021-22. Professor T. G. Sitharam, Director, IIT Guwahati expressed his satisfaction about the placement scenario. He mentioned that the reason behind the high number of packages and the placements has been the hard work and composure of the students.

In addition, IIT Guwahati Students have already received as many as 179 Pre-Placement Offers (PPOs) during the academic year 2021-22, which was the highest in the last three years. Most of the offers were in the sectors of Information Technology/ Software, Finance, Analyst, and Product profiles.

Last year, 158 offers were received at the placement rounds. The campus placements will continue till December 15, as per IIT Guwahati.

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