New Delhi: The first phase of the placement season in IIT Delhi, which commenced on December 01, 2019, has witnessed 700+ unique selections (some students may have multiple job offers) in the last five days. The total number of job offers to IIT Delhi students stand over 750 (including 186 pre-placement offers) as on date.
Many top companies from across the world are visiting the campus for recruiting the best brains from various undergraduate, post graduate and PhD programmes.
Overview of placement statistics
Total Job offers received – 782
Number of domestic offers – 767
Number of international offers – 15
IIT Delhi is becoming a preferred destination for recruiters across industries year on year owing to its diverse academia and culture.
Prof V. Ramgopal Rao, Director, IIT Delhi said, “I am happy to note that IIT Delhi is becoming a preferred destination for recruiters. We are also promoting entrepreneurship activities on the campus. Students are also availing the deferred placement options for working on their startups. Overall, we are happy with the placement offers our students are receiving.”
Sectorial Trend Data for placements December 1-5, 2019 is represented in the following table and the pie chart:
Sectorial Trend Data for Placements- December 1 to 5, 2019
While speaking about the ongoing robust placement season, Prof. S. Dharmaraja, Head, Office of Career Services, IIT Delhi said, “This year, our optimism of positive steady trend of placements is going well and by the end of this placement season, we are hopeful of breaking all previous year records. “
IIT Delhi students of all the streams are receiving good offers. Some of the giant players, who have made domestic job offers to the students include Microsoft with 30 offers including 2 international offers, Societe Generale – 13 offers, Mastercard – 11 offers, Standard Chartered – 10 offers and many more.
International offers have been made by major players like TSMC Taiwan, Microsoft, Denso Japan, Uber, Fast Retailing etc.
The current placement season will span from Dec 2019 to May 2020.