IIT Guwahati inaugurated its 2019-20 placement season in December, where in a total of 147 companies from various sectors participated in the recruitment process.
The overall placement of B.Tech. and B.Des. students was 87.52%. For B.Tech and B.Des, the total number of job offers was 491 out of 561 students. On the other hand, the overall placement of M.Tech. and M.Des. students was 51.84%. For M.Tech and M.Des, the number of total job offers was183 out of 353 students.
Based on the reports, IIT Guwahati witnessed its highest package of the season from Microsoft of INR 1.5 crores. Some of the major recruiters were- Microsoft, Uber, Goldman Sachs, JPMC, IBM, Nutanix, American Express, Quadeye, Oracle, Bajaj, and Google.
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IIT Guwahati Overall Placement 2020 Highlights
|Overall Placement Percentage||65.28%|
|Total No. of Recruiters||147|
|Total No. of Placement Offers||691|
|No. of Registered Students||1060|
|No. of International Offers||29|
|Highest CTC||INR. 1.5 CPA|
IIT Guwahati achieved an overall placement record of 65.28% for all programs (B.Tech,B.Des,M.Tech,M.Des,M.Sc.,MSR, MA, PhD). In the 2019-20 placement drive, A total of 147 companies had visited the campus where over 1060 students had registered for recruitment. The Highest CTC offered (overall) was of INR 1.5 Cr. by Microsoft.
The major job profiles that were being offered at the IITG placements were- Analyst, Software Development Engineer, Product Engineer, Systems Engineer, Analog/ Digital Engineer, Engineer Trainee, Systems Engineer.
The institute had also received a total of 29 international offers from Uber, Microsoft, Accenture Japan, BNY Mellon USA and SOU Japan. A total of 690 students got recruited from different disciplines.
IIT Guwahati Course-wise Placements 2020
The following table represents the Course-wise Placement data for the batch of 2019-2020:
|Course||No. of Participating Students||No. of Students Placed|
|B.Tech. & B.Des.||561||491|
|M.Tech. & M.Des.||353||183|
|M.Sc. (Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics)||55||11|
The maximum number of students were recruited from the B.Tech. & B.Des. programs followed by the students from the M.Tech. and M.Des. program.
- For B.Tech and B.Des, the number of total job offers were 491.
- For M.Tech and M.Des, the job offers were offered to 183 out of 353 students.
- From M.Sc. only 11 out of 55 students bagged placement opportunities.
- No students received placements under the MA program
- For MSR (Energy) 2 out of 5 students bagged placement offers
- For Ph.D. programs, 5 PhD students (Physics-1, Civil Engg.-1, Chemistry-1, Computer Science and Engg.-2) received job offers out of 85 registered candidates. This is mainly in the Research and Education sectors.
The overall placement of B.Tech and B.Des students was 87.52% whereas the overall placement of M.Tech and M.Des students is 51.84%. For M.Sc. programs, 11 students (Mathematics-8, Chemistry-3) were placed out of 55 registered candidates.
IIT Guwahati Branch-wise Placements 2020
A total of 674 offers were bagged by the students from the B.Tech. & B.Des, and M.Tech. & M.Des. programs-
|Programs||No. of International Offers||No. of Domestic Offers|
|B.Tech. & B.Des.||24||467|
|M.Tech. & M.Des.||5||178|
IIT Guwahati Department-wise B.Tech. & B.Des. Placements 2020
The following table represents the Department-wise Placement Statistics observed under the Branch of B.Tech. and B.Des. -
|Department||No. of Students Registered||No. of Students Placed||Total No. of Students Placed|
A total of 467 students were placed from the B.Tech. and B.Des. branch, 24 International offers were provided to the students ( BSBE-1, CST-1, CE-3, CSE-6, ECE-3, EEE-2, EP-2, MnC-2, ME-4).
IIT Guwahati Department-wise M.Tech. & M.Des. Placements 2020
The following table represents the Department-wise Placement Statistics observed under the Branch of M.Tech. & M.Des. -
|Department||Specializations||No. of Students Registered||No. of Students Placed|
|CSE||Computer Science & Engineering||44||44|
|CE||Earth System Science and Engineering||5||-|
|Infrastructure Engg. and Management||5||3|
|Water Resources Engineering||11||1|
|CL||Material Science and Technology||29||6|
|Petroleum Science and Technology||21||5|
|RF & Photonics||6||4|
|ME||Aerodynamic and Propulsion||7||2|
|Computer Assisted Manufacturing||18||9|
|Fluids and thermal||33||16|
A total of 15 out of 71 students had been placed from the department of Civil Engineering, 11 out of 41 from CL, 39 out of 50 from EEE, and 44 students out of 90 from the department of ME.
A total of 178 students were placed from the M.Tech. and M.Des. branch, 5 International offers were provided to the students (EEE-4, and ME-1).
IIT Guwahati Sector-wise Job Profiles 2020
|IT/Software||Software Development Engg, Member Technical Staff, Design , R&D, Developers, IBSO, Data Science|
|Finance||Quant, Algorithmic Trader|
|Non-Tech Profiles||Business Analyst, Associate Product Manager, Marketing Manager|
|Analyst||Quant, Data Science|
|Core Engg.(Automobile sector, Civil Construction, FMCG)||Graduate Engineer trainee, Post Graduate trainee, Technical Executive|
|Design||Product Designer, Graphic Designer, UX and UI|
IIT Guwahati Top Recruiters 2020
Students received offers from Microsoft, Uber, Goldman Sachs, JPMC, IBM, Nutanix, American Express, Quadeye, Oracle, Bajaj, Google, Quadeye Securities, Analog Device, Atlassian, Accenture Japan, SOU Japan, Squarepoint Capital, Human Resocia, BNY Mellon-US etc.
Some of the top paying firms were-
|Recruiter||No. of Offers|
It also received offers from various startup organizations such as, Udaan, NoBroker, Bounce, Meesho, Groww, Embibe. BEL, GAIL, POSCO were the few PSUs that visited the campus to recruit students.