Internships are called Practice School (PS) at BITS. There are 2 internships - PS1 and PS2. The students go for PS1 during the summer vacations at the end of 2nd year. PS2 happens during either of the 2 semesters during the final year of college.
Top MNCs come for on-campus placements at BITS. Software companies such as Facebook, Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Accenture, Wipro, etc. as well as consultancies such as Zinnov, McKinsey, Deloitte, etc.
BITS is known for more than 95% placement. Salaries can range from 3LPA to 15LPA. Few people are lucky enough to get as high as 20LPA.
BITS boasts of having the biggest and the most helpful alumni network. As we say, "Once a BITSIAN, always a BITSIAN". This is indeed true. Wherever we go, we are helped by our seniors across the world. There are facebook groups such as 'BITSIANS for each other' and an alumni group called 'BITSAA' which helps alumni get connected with other alumni in their cities across various countries and states. Every year, 1st Saturday of August is celebrated as the BITSIAN's DAY. On this day, various meets are organised by BITSAA all over the world. Every alumnus can attend the one taking place in his/her city. Be it guidance about higher education or job or moving to another country or sharing a flat in another city, your BITS network will come in handy. Here, everybody likes helping each other. The feeling of being a BITSIAN connects us all.
Top IT giants like Facebook, Google, Amazon, Microsoft etc, hire from our campus. Many other companies such as Tata Motors, Honda, Toyota, Schlumberger, also come to campus more details can be found on BITS Pilani website. A good salary per year goes around 10-11lpa.Highest salary in 50lpa and more than 90 % students get placed from each batch. Bits Pilani has a strong Alumni network known by BITSAA.
Many big companies like Oracle, PayPal, Nutanix etc visit the campus and the average salary offered is INR 14 lakhs per annum. For Electronics, companies like Qualcomm, Texas Instruments, etc come to the campus and the average salary offered is INR 10-12 lakhs per annum. For core branches, companies like L&T, Reliance Polymer etc visit the campus and the average salary offered is INR 6 lakhs per annum. Also, Finance and Analytics companies like FuturesFirst, ZS Associates etc come to the campus with an average salary of INR 10 lakhs per annum.Our college boasts of a vivid and diverse Alumni Network across the four campuses.
The college includes the nice structure of placements and recently my friends got in Harvard University after graduation from bits Pilani. the alumni network is quite good is getting developed year by year
I am currently pursuing WILP program Plan. Which incorporates learning program while synchronously working as a professional employee at Wipro Ltd.
Placement Process at Birla Institute of Technology and Science, [BITS] Pilani
The placement scenario at all our campuses has always been extremely positive, most of our students have their career paths charted much before graduation. Almost 500 students from the Pilani campus sit for placements every semester, of these almost 100% succeed in securing a job.
Dual Phased Placement Season:
A distinguishing factor in the placement season is the fact that it occurs in 2 separate phases. This is because of the Practice School program in the final year when only half of the final year students may be present in the campus at a given point of time. The phases are as follows:
Most companies send in recruitment teams twice in a year to meet all the students of the graduating batch.