IIT Kharagpur students receive 1300+ jobs in 11 days
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur saw its first phase of placements starting on 1st December 2019 and continued till 11th December 2019, in which 280 pre-placement offers were extended to students and over 1300 students got placed. The median salary calculated on the available data stands at Rs 15 lakh per annum.
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IIT placement season sees record number of Rs. 30 lakh-Rs. 1 cr offers
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IIT-Kharagpur implements micro solar dome project to provide affordable clean energy
The project intends to provide 44,000 micro solar domes in households of marginalised (SC and ST) communities in rural areas in West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala, Assam, Odisha, Tripura, Manipur, Rajasthan, and Bihar, the institute said.
IIT Kharagpur’s Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSoM) launches collaborative programme with Singapore Management University
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Slowdown signal: Top companies cold to IIT hiring season
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Quantum leap in top IITs in sponsored research
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