Placements at IIIT Hyderabad
Dataquest a reputed publication of Indian IT industry rated IIIT Hyderabad as "Top 10 Engineering Colleges in India" in its 2006 annual survey.
According to Rajeev Agarwal, CEO, MAQ Software- "We are amazed by the technical knowledge of students and the research focus of the faculty. Students are aware of new cutting edge technologies in mobile development and Web 2.0".
Placement constitutes an integral part of IIIT Hyderabad mission. The institute invites the entrepreneurs and corporate to recruit the IT manpower. The IIIT Hyderabad placement procedure has been designed keeping in focus the interest of both the employers and the employee. For more detail on Placement Procedure for 2011, click here.
Some of the past initiates taken by IIIT Hyderabad for placement have been listed below:
Listed below are some of the proposed initiatives for the placement season 2008:
- Common Placement Test (CPT)
- 10-to-15-day placement season (a very brief placement season, unlike in current and past years)
- Mini career fairs each day (= this means around 10 employers each day)
- All recruiters were treated on par
- Students were allowed two offers each
Placement Season 20007
The placement season 2007 was of 41 days and conducted in three phases.
Phase one and three of the placement season consisted only of weekends - Saturdays and Sundays - in order to avoid disrupting classes.
Phase two coincided with the 15-day Sankranti vacation, and saw placement initiatives every day.
Past Recruiters in IIIT Hyderabad
|Oracle||Wipro – VLSI Division|
|Computer Associates (CA)||Inmage|
|Microsoft (Research)||Yahoo (Research)|
|Pramati Technologies (P) Ltd||SEEC|
|Geometric Software Solutions||HP|
|Portal Player||Qual Core Logic|
|Tata Consultancy Services||Tata Consultancy Services – VLSI Division|
|Trilogy||Blue Star Infotech Ltd|
|IBM (ISL)||IBM (E&Ts)|
|Future First||Sum Total Systems|
|Idle Works,||Aroop Technologies|
|NeilSoft||Infosys Technologies Ltd|
|Satyam Computer Services Ltd||Triniti|
|SSA Global||ADP Wilco|
|Cognizant Technology Solutions||Keane|