Very Recently, the Indian Institute of Technology Madras IITM has ranked No. 18 in the QS World Ranking of Institutions.
According to various sources like IIT Madras Website, The Times of India etc, in 2016-17 for the 400 job profiles 250 companies visited for campus selection. However, this year for the same number of job profiles 270 companies are registered. Among the new companies Apple Inc. and Unique Identification Authority of India UIDAI are new major recruiters.
The first phase of campus placement at IIT Madras is scheduled between December 1 and December 10, 2017.
Among visiting companies 43% are from engineering, R&D Sector, 25% from finance, analytics and consulting sector and 32% from the IT sector.
The IIT Madras is planning to host 50 startups this year. The institute has already received 114 pre placement offers which is 56% up than the last year. More than 1100 students shall take part in the placement.
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