Highest Ever Offer At Rs 3.7 Cr A Year! THIS IIT Sets New Record With Engineering, Tech Firms Taking Lead In Hiring. Representative Image
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The Indian Institute of Technology
, Bombay (IIT-Bombay) in its official release said that a student was placed internationally with a record job offer
. The institution recently concluded its annual placement drive.
IIT-Bombay in its release added that a student was placed within the country at a package of Rs 1.7 crore per year. Last year, the highest domestic offer was at Rs 1.8 crore.
Coming to the record offer. A student, per IIT-Bombay's release, has been placed for Rs 3.7 crore. It is an international offer. Last year, the highest package for a job outside India was Rs 2.1 crore.
The institution, considered as one of the best in the country, has not released the names of any students. Their press release shows that 16 job offers exceeding salaries of Rs 1 crore were accepted by IIT-Bombay students. They accepted 194 of the 300 pre-placement offers, according to the release on 2022-23 placements
IIT-Bombay had 2174 registered students for campus placements between July 2022 to June 2023. The release adds that 1845 of them actively participated in placements, which is a record in itself.
Students received 65 overseas job offers in 2023 from companies in the US, Japan. the UK, Netherlands, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
The average offers during the 2021-2022 and 2020-2021 placement seasons were Rs 21.50 lakh per year and Rs 17.91 lakh per year respectively. This year the figure is at Rs 21.82 lakh per year.
The press release further states that 82% of the students who actively participated in the 2022-23 placement drive were successfully placed.