Jalandhar: Syntel, Inc. the global provider of Information Technology (IT)) solutions, with global development centers in India and the United States selected 84 students from Lovely Professional University. The company’s offshore software development centers are located in Mumbai, Chennai, and Pune, India.
It invited B.Tech CSE/ IT/ECE/, EEE/ Mech Students of the year 2011 passing out batch. Students of LPU had undergone a very stringent Selection Criteria before been able to lay their hand on such a prestigious job. The Drive was conducted at Shri Baldev Raj Mittal Auditorium of the University.The selected students will join their duties in June 2011. They are offered package of more than Rs 2.60 Lac per annum for their new assignments as Trainees.
Congratulating the successful students, the Chancellor of the University, Mr Ashok Mittal said: At LPU, we have seen in the past two years that IT companies have been as enthusiastic as ever in hiring raw talent’; and this speaks of bright prospects of budding IT professionals.” Mr Mittal further mentioned that the students need to develop an appetite for setting and meeting higher benchmarks as the companies are getting more demanding with respect to technical expertise on the part of the students. He said, “As talented students are available at LPU, so many more renowned companies are in pipe line to conduct placement drive at LPU campus. Recently AON Hewitt selected 161 Technical students from LPU at a very good package.
Reacting to the happy news, the successful students of LPU attributed their success to the untiring efforts of the faculty team. Some of the selected students Garima, Sanjay, Gaurav, Ankit and Soloni said that IT sector in India is growing and we are happy to be part of this growth saga. They all further added that to clear such stringent selection process students need to work hard and should be able to have huge appetite for learning”.