Vellore Institute of Technology has maintained an excellent placement record by providing its students with ample opportunities to blossom their career goals. The university has been ranked at the 28th, 55th, and 15th positions by the NIRF under the Overall, Management, and Engineering categories respectively.
The university bagged over 7771 offers from 713 companies. Wipro Technologies (Wipro Turbo) made job offers to 278 students with a CTC of 6.50 LPA to the 2020 graduating batch. This is the highest number of dream offers given by the company to the students from a single institution and this feat landed the university a place in the Limca Book of Records 2020 edition for the 9th time.
VIT University Placement Highlights 2020
|No. of Companies||713|
|No. of Super Dream Offers||705|
|No. of Super Dream Internship Offers||316|
|No. of Dream Offers||1958|
|No. of Dream Internship offers||576|
|No. of Regular Offers||1321|
|Over All Offers||7771|
|Average CTC Offered||INR. 6.05 LPA|
|Highest CTC Offered||INR. 41.60 LPA|
|National Record||Wipro Turbo (278 Offers worth INR. 6.50 LPA)|
The institute witnessed the participation of more than 700 companies on campus for placements.
A total of 7771 job offers were made to the students across all the streams. Some of the leading companies that became a part of the placement process include Microsoft, Philips, HP, TCS, Wipro, and Bosch among many others.
1021 students were presented with offers with CTC of 10 LPA and above. Last year, about 140 companies offered 1021 super dream placements offers. Microsoft offered the highest CTC of 41.60 LPA. 7 students have got their placement in Microsoft with the Super Dream Offer.
Over 2534 students were presented with offers with Cost of Company (CTC) of 5.5 Lakhs and above per annum. More than 386 companies provided this placement offer to enable students to have multiple choices in the dream placement category.
The salary trend in VIT has improved over the years with a maximum average salary being 6.05 LPA. The highest salary offered in Placement 2020 is 41.6 LPA which was 39 LPA.
Wipro Technologies (Wipro Turbo) hired over 278 students with a CTC of INR. 6.50 LPA, this earned the institute a position in the Limca Book of Records in its 2020 edition for the 9th time. This surpassed the earlier record of 238 dream offers made by the same company to the 2019 graduating batch of VIT. This is also the 8th time that the VIT entered the Limca Book of Records for campus placements.
VIT University Year-wise Placement Statistics
There has been a massive growth in the number of recruiters that visited the campus for the 2020 recruitments. Last year, the total number of companies that visited the campus was 690.
Total job offers in Placements 2020 were 7771 which was 6180 in the year 2019. The following table depicts the total number of job offers provided in the past 5 years:
|Year||Total No. of Offers|
VIT University Salary Trends
Under the regular offers in the placements 2020, 1321 students were offered CTC greater than 3 LPA which was 2470 last year in 2019.
The following table represents the Average CTC provided under different placement offers-
|Super Dream Companies||10 Lakhs and above|
|IT Services Companies||3 to 5 Lakhs|
|Dream Companies (IT)||5.5 lakhs and above|
|Dream Companies (Core)||3 Lakhs and above|
Under the Dream Offers, 2534 students were offered CTC of more than INR. 4.5 LPA in 2019-2020 placements which was 2022 offers in 2018-2019.
For Super Dream Offers, 1021 students were offered a CTC of more than 10 LPA in 2020 which was 449 in 2019-2018 placements.
VIT University Top Recruiters
VIT is a proud holder for the Limca book of records for the highest number of recruitments through placements done from a single institution by IT sector companies for 7 years. Cognizant, TATA Consultancy Services, Accenture, Wipro, and Infosys are a few names in the IT sector that have their placement bases in VIT.
These companies have had about 8,000 placements in the year 2016 and the number has kept on increasing every year. The following tabulation represents the number of placement offers provided under different companies-
|Year||Name of Company||No. of Offers|
|Bank of America||108|
VIT Vellore made its place in Limca Book of Records, India for placing the maximum number of students for several years. In 2016, a total of 7947 students were placed by VIT, Vellore which was record-breaking placement by an institute.
The following table shows the high salary packages (CTC-in Rs) offered at VIT by some of the Super Dream recruiters from different sectors of the industry-
|Name of Recruiter||Highest CTC Offered (INR)|
|Work India||40 LPA|
|D. E. Shaw India Private Limited||34 LPA|
|Morgan Stanley Advantage Services||25.33 LPA|
|Indian Oil Corporation (Core)||17.30 LPA|
VIT University Alumni Network
VIT University has a vast alumni network, where the former students have been working at some of the top firms such as-
- Morgan Stanley
Being amongst the top twenty Engineering institutes within the country, a major share of the alumni from VIT Vellore, approximately 35% are currently working in the Engineering sector followed by Information Technology with 15%.
VIT University Internships
Apart from placements for students in their final year, the Placement Cell at VIT provides international internships with leading MNCs across the globe. An average of 10 students every year get an opportunity to get internships in the USA, UK, Ireland, Japan, China, Israel, Taiwan, UAE, Kenya, Germany, Nigeria, and Italy.
These internship programs help the students to earn a stipend, in addition to hands-on experience and practical application of everything they have learned. While VIT ensures that all its students obtain placement in leading MNCs, it also makes sure that they get internships and have valuable work experience.
The following graph depicts the previous internship offers provided to the students in the past five years-
The Placement Cell of VIT, or PAT Office, offers students a variety of internship opportunities.
Companies, like Intel, eBay, Amazon, Dell, GE, Texas Instruments, Schneider Electric, DE Shaw & Co, Hitachi, HP, PayPal, Tata Motors, L&T, Dr. Reddy's, Bosch, Deloitte, Morgan Stanley, Qualcomm, Ashok Leyland, Honda, Ford, Global Analytics, TCS, Cognizant, Accenture, Wipro, Infosys among others, actively take part in the placement and hiring processes with VIT.