In this stage of the recovery of economy of India ,recruitment drives have started on a positive note in Engineering Colleges of Uttarakhand.
Making available to students job opportunities both in core and IT industries , Some colleges are registering high placements this year as compared to the previous years. Hiring from top-notch engineering campuses appears to have seen a revival in the current year, with some of India’s top institutes seeing big companies, especially from the technology space, swooping down on campuses, offering high pay packets. This year, a host of multinational companies, including Microsoft, Samsung, Google, Facebook, Intel, Nomura and Citicorp, have been active in the Engineering campuses, along with home-bred firms such as Flipkart.
The mood was upbeat at Quantum Global Campus where the top notch companies of global repute visiting the campus is a complete reflection of the prodigious policies made by the Govt. of India.By far, more than 320 students of the 2016 Batch have been placed in the top companies assimilating an average package of 3.5lakh and highest of 10lakh.
Start-ups vie with established firms
IIT Roorkee, on the other hand, saw 60 companies making offers at the campus, placing 340 students, mostly from the IT sector. Some of the major MNCs that came in to recruit from the campus include Google, Oracle, Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and Schlumberger. Large Indian companies that recruited included ITC, Cairn Energy, Tata Motors, Reliance Industries and Reliance Jio Infocomm.
Recruiters at campuses are broadly categorised into four – consulting firms, investment banking companies, IT companies which include internet based firms, and software companies, and traditional large recruiters. Almost all major Indian companies, including Reliance Industries, Larsen & Toubro and Asian Paints, among others, are major recruiters from top-notch campuses.
Overall picture is rosy
Experts say that the placement environment has turned out to be better for the Engineering Institutes in Uttarkhand and particularly for Colleges like IIT Roorkee and Quantum Global Campus.