Over 250 Companies Expected at IIT Kanpur Placement Drive

Around 250 companies have arrived in IIT Kanpur to offer jobs to students. A total of 1290 students have registered for the placement drive and the placement will continue till 24 December.

Created On: Dec 4, 2014 10:40 IST

IIT Kanpur has kicked start their placements drive for this year and has invited over 250 companies to select aspiring candidates for their companies. Almost 1290 students from streams like, B. Tech, B. Tech Dual and M. Tech courses have registered themselves for the drive and would be facing interviews from these companies in the campus soon. The placement drive would continue till 24 December. More students are expected to register for the drive in the coming few days as expected by the chairman of IIT Kanpur’s Placement cell’s professor Deepu Phillip.

Various PSU’s and MNC’s have agreed to make their presence felt in the placement drive and are up for taking eligible candidates from the campus placements this year. Over 250 companies are up for the drive and are expecting good candidates from the renowned institute IIT Kanpur, which has produced several talented students earlier. Big names in MNC’s like Google, Oracle, Mitsubishi, Amazon, City Bank, Microsoft, Samsung, Facebook and other such international companies would visit the campus for placements and would remain till the last day of the drive.

Those students who have registered themselves for the placements are going to get a special workshop organized by IIT administration. In the workshop the students would be advised on how to get prepared for the interviews and there would be psychologists who would help candidates to prepare themselves mentally before the interview. The administration is quite hopeful that likewise previous year, the record of placements would be good this year around as well.

Important Points

  • 250 companies arrives at IIT Kanpur for placement drive
  • 1290 Students have registered themselves for the drive
  • Placement drive would continue till 24 December
  • Registered students will get a special workshop by IIT administration

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