Anna University Placement Details


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Anna University placement drives have always offered the best placement opportunities for students in reputed companies worldwide. Anna University Chennai placement 2023 is currently ongoing. During the previous placement drive, 2021-22, more than 100 companies recruited 2000+ students from various branches of Anna University Chennai. The Anna University highest package during 2022 placements is INR 36.50 LPA, an increase of more than 75% compared to 2021.

Companies like CISCO, Ola, DE Shaw, Samsung, Reliance, Ford, Walmart, Hyundai, etc., are some of the top recruiters of Anna University. Along with placements, the placement cell of AU Chennai provides internship opportunities for students. The Anna University placement cell also encourages students to take up entrepreneurship by providing training through the Centre for University-Industry Collaboration (CUIC).

With successful placement rates over the years, Anna University is a great place for students who aim for successful careers. Find out the career opportunities offered by the university here- GetMyUni Verdict.

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Anna University Placement Highlights

Anna University has successfully placed more than 2000 students during 2022 placements. The Anna University average package during the 2022 placements rose to INR 6.93 LPA, the highest in the last 5 years. Some of the highlights of Anna University placements in 2022 are given below.

Number of Students Placed 2000+
Highest Salary Package Offered INR 36.50 LPA 
Average Salary Package Offered INR 6.93 LPA 

Anna University Top Recruiters

Over 100 companies from various domains and sectors participate in the Anna University placement drive. Some of the top recruiters that recruit students from Anna University Chennai are mentioned below.

CISCO Samsung Walmart Labs
Caterpillar Ola Tiger Analytics
Ford Alstom Hyundai
Reliance DE Shaw Raptee Energy

Anna University Placement Statistics

Anna University conducts campus placement for both undergraduate and postgraduate programs. The university offers 52 courses in various disciplines and conducts placement drives for all the programs. Detailed Anna University placement statistics are given below.

Anna University Year Wise Number of Students Placed

Anna University placement cell placed the most students, 2000+ students, during the placement season 2021- 2022. The graph below shows the Anna University placement statistics of the year-wise number of students placed.


Anna University Salary Trends

Anna University is yet to release the salary packages for 2023. Even though Anna University highest package has seen fluctuations over the last three years, the average package has been steadily rising over the last five years. The highest and average salary package trends of Anna University are given below.

Anna University Highest Package Trends

Anna University highest package in 2022 saw a growth of more than 75% compared to 2021. The table below shows the year-wise Anna University highest package offered over the last five years (2018 to 2022).

Academic Year Highest Salary Package Offered
2021-22 INR 36.50 LPA
2020-21 INR 20.50 LPA
2019-20 INR 39.0 LPA
2018-19 INR 39.0 LPA
2017-18 INR 39.12 LPA

The highest package salary trend of Anna University over the last 5 years (2018 to 2022) is shown in the graph below.


Anna University Average Package Trends

The average package of Anna University in 2022 is recorded as INR 6.93 LPA. The year-wise statistics of Anna University average package in the last five years (2018 to 2022) are shown in the table below.

Academic Year Average Salary Package Offered
2021-22 INR 6.93 LPA
2020-21 INR 6.11 LPA
2019-20 INR 6.64 LPA
2018-19 INR 5.77 LPA
2017-18 INR 5.59 LPA

The graph below shows the Anna University average salary trend over the last five years (2018 to 2022).


Anna University UG Course and Specialisation Wise Placement Offered

A total of 485 UG students have been placed during the Anna University placement in 2021. According to the statistics, the highest number of students placed, 237 students, is from B.E Information and Communication. The table below shows the number of BE students placed in 2020-21.

Courses Specialisations Number of Students Placed
B.E Civil Agriculture & Irrigation 4
Civil 5
Civil (Tamil Medium) 1
Geo-informatics 9
BE EEE Electrical And Electronics 26
Electronics And Communication 71
BE Technology Industrial 14
BE Mechanical Manufacturing  11
Material Science 12
Mechanical 30
Mechanical (Tamil Medium) 15
Mining 9
Printing Technology 41
BE Information and Communication  Computer Science And Engineering 147
Information Technology 75
Biomedical Engineering  15

Anna University PG Course and Specialisation Wise Placements

192 PG students were placed during the Anna University placement drive 2021. Check the table below to know the number of PG students placed in postgraduate degrees in 2020-21.

Course Specialisations Number of Students Placed
ME Civil Construction Engineering. & Management 3
Structural 1
ME Mechanical Computer Integrated Manufacturing 2
Engineering Design  9
Industrial 5
Manufacturing Systems & Management 7
Thermal Engineering (R&Ac) 5
Quality Engineering & Management 2
ME EEE Control & Instrumentation 3
Embedded Systems Technologies 5
Power Electronics & Drives 7
Power Engineering and Management 1
Power Systems  4
ME ECE Applied Electronics 2
Biomedical Engineering 2
Communication Systems 2
Medical Electronics 1
VLSI Design 3
ME CSE Computer Science and Engineering 10
Big Data Analytics 5
Information Technology 8
Operations Research 1
Software Engineering  2
Multimedia Technology 2
M.Tech Laser and Electro-Optical Engg 1
Printing & Packaging Technology 2
MBA Business Administration 20
Tourism 1
MCA Computer Application 51
M.Sc Applied Chemistry 4
Applied Mathematics 13
M.Sc Integrated Information Technology 6
Electronics Media 1

Anna University Other Recruiters

Students of Anna University are currently working in many reputed companies worldwide. Some of the companies Anna University Chennai students are employed in are given in the table below.

ABB Limited Accolite Software Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
ADP India Agilysys FIS Global
Agnikula Cosmos Alstom Transport India Ford Motor 
Altimetrik India  Amazon Genesys Telecommunications Labs
Analog Devices India Aspire Systems Global Analytics 
AstraZeneca ATC Tires Godrej & Boyce
Atkins Global  Bank of America HCL Technologies
BNP Paribas India  BNY Mellon Technology Himatsingka Seide
BRIDGEi2i Analytics Solution  Cadgraf Digitals Hubstream 
CaratLane Trading  Caterpillar IBM India
CavinKare  CDM Smith Global Services  IndusInd Bank
CEAT  Checktronix India Infosys Limited 
Chronus Software  Citicorp Services Isgec Heavy Engineering 
Cognizant Technology Solutions Computer Age Management Services IVTL Infoview Technologies
Conde Nast  Crayon Data Karur Vysya Bank 
Cure Fit  D. E. Shaw India KLA Tencor
DEP India Dhyan Networks and Technologies L&T Infotech 
DMT Consulting  Dow Chemical LatentView Analytics
Dr Reddys Laboratories DXC Technology Lumenci 
Ecolab Ericsson India Global Services Magnum Clothing
Esko ESRI India Technologies Mastech InfoTrellis
F5 Networks Innovation Federal Bank 
Microsoft Fidelity Investments MathWorks India
Morgan Stanley  Focus Academy for Career Enhancement Micron Technology India
MRF Limited  Ganit Business Solutions  Mindgate Solutions
Murugappa Group (CUMI) Gigamon Solutions India Mr Cooper
Myntra GMMCO Multicore
Ninjacart Hatsun Agro Products Must Garments 
Nokia Solutions & Networks HDFC Inference Labs
Oracle Hubsteam India NMS Works
P.S.T Engineering Construction Hyundai  Optum
Philips India Limited  Indian Oil Corporation Limited Oyorooms 
Prana Consulting Services Infibeam Avenues Petronash Engineering Services
Raam Group iNurture Education Solutions Philips Innovation
Ramco Systems Limited ITC Limited Quantiphi Analytics Solutions
Reliance Industries Jones Lang LaSalle Property Ramco Systems
Saggezza India Khoros RBS Services India
Samsung R&D L&T ECC Renault Nissan Technology
Sanmar Larsen & Toubro Limited Saipem India 
Saturam Infosystems Lucid Software Samsung Semiconductor India
SEPR India MadStreet Den Technologies Sap Labs India
Societe Generale Manipal Technologies Schneider Electric India
Softgel Healthcare TCS (MBA) SGSCO
Spell Security  Temenos India  Softeon India 
Systhink Technologies Thorogood Associates Sony India Software 
Tata Consultancy Services Titan India Standard Chartered 
Technip FMC Torrent Gas  Wells Fargo 
Thermax Limited  TVS Motor Company Ltd. Wipro Water Technology
Tiger Analytics Valeo India WSP Consultants India 
Tolaram Group Vedanta Limited (Sterlite Copper) Zifo RnD Solutions
Trimble Viasat India ZoomRx Healthcare Technology
Urjanet Energy Solutions VTV Software Valued Epistemics
Versa Networks India Visa Inc Wabco India 
Wipro Wood Plc Yokogawa India
Zoho Corporation ZS Associates India ZoomRx Inc

Anna University Recruiting Domains

Companies from IT Sector and Core sectors majorly recruit students of Anna University. Companies from the following domains recruit the most students during the Anna University placement drive.

  • Core
  • IT [Information Technology]
  • ITES [Information Technology Enabled Services]

Anna University Placement Cell

Anna University has a placement cell, officially known as the Centre for University-Industry Collaboration (CUIC), established in 1991 to provide placement and internship opportunities for students. The main vision of the Anna University placement cell is to groom, prepare and place students in reputed companies. The CUIC of AU Chennai organises various workshops, seminars, guest lectures, industrial visits, etc., to provide exposure for students. The CUIC of AU Chennai helps alumni and faculty members in start-ups. The CUIC also organises career counselling sessions for students.

Some of the important activities of the Anna University Chennai placement cell are given below.

  • Industrial Visits
  • Workshops
  • Seminars and Guest Lectures
  • Project Internship
  • Research Fellowship
  • Industrial Training
  • Faculty Empowerment Programs
  • Industrial Projects
  • Core Competency Development
  • Research with Industrial Collaboration

Anna University Internship

The university organises the intern campus placement for students in their final years. According to the curriculum, students must do internships irrespective of the course pursued. The duration of the Anna University internship is six months. Internships offer a broad understanding of the diverse functions of the industries before they finish their studies. CUIC is organising industrial visits, in-plant training, and internships with the help of various enterprises and departmentThethe recruiting organisation might offer a full-time position depending on the student's internship performance.

Anna University Placements FAQs

What is the Anna University average package offered?

The average package offered at Anna University stood at INR 6.93 LPA.

Who are the top recruiters of Anna University placements?

Some top organizations participating in Anna University placement drives are TCS, Ola, CISCO, Microsoft, Amazon, Wipro, Indian Oil Corporation Limited, HCL Technologies, Accenture, etc. Refer to the article above for the list of Anna University's top recruiters.

What is the Anna University highest package offered?

The highest package offered at Anna University stood at INR 36.50 LPA.

Does Anna University have a placement cell?

Yes. Anna University has a placement cell called the Centre for University-Industry Collaboration (CUIC). The main vision of the CUIC is to groom, prepare and place students in reputed companies.

Does Anna University provide internship opportunities?

Yes. Anna University Chennai provides internship opportunities for all students during their final year of study. Refer to the article above to know more regarding AU Chennai internship opportunities.

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