IIT Roorkee students bagged 680 placement offers in the first week

first_imgIndian Institute of Technology – Roorkee’s (IITR) students bagged over 680 offers in the first week of placement season, including 13 from international, a statement from the institute said on Friday.Over 50 per cent students have already got offers within the first week and the institution expects the same pace in the coming week as well. The placements this year, so far, are increased by 21 per cent from last year’s, when in the first week 562 offers were made.A total of 681 offers, 286 in core sector and 395 in non-core came from 168 participating companies during the recruiting exercise which began on December 2, 2017.Top international recruiters in IIT-R 2017:MicrosoftWebstaff Co. Ltd.MercariHere are the statistics based on the placement report of 2016: Batch Size: 83Number of Opt Outs: 1PPO/PPI: 5Number of offers (Phase 1): 81Number of students placed (Phase 1): 78Number of recruiters (Phase 1): 26Average CTC: 9.17 lakhsTop 50 per cent average: 10.92 lakhsHighest Package: 18.5 lakhsAbout IIT Roorkee:Indian Institute of Technology – Roorkee is among the foremost of institutes of national importance in higher technological education and in engineering, basic and applied researchSince its establishment, the Institute has played a vital role in providing the technical manpower and know-how to the country and in pursuit of researchThe Institute ranks amongst the best technological institutions in the world and has contributed to all sectors of technological developmentIt has also been considered a trend-setter in the area of education and research in the field of science, technology and engineeringRead: Supreme Court directs UP to promote mainstream education for specially abled childrenadvertisementRead: Sports enthusiasts in schools to get financial aid by Delhi governmentFor more updates, follow India Today Education or you can write to us at [email protected]last_img read more