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Placements and Companies visited at Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram

IIST placements 2020 witnesses participation of 40 companies. The IIST M Tech placements observed 13 students being placed outside ISRO. The highest package offered stood at INR 11.5 LPA. The top recruiters are Acsia Technologies, Agnikul Cosmos Pvt Ltd, Delta Electronics, Intel, Mercedes Benz, TCS, Tata Elaxis, ISRO, Textron, among others.

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IIST Placement Highlights

IIST MTech placements 2020 witnessed the placement packages of above INR 10 LPA. The management hasn't released the BTech data yet. The key highlights of the Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology MTech placements 2020 are mentioned below.

Total Recruiters 40
Highest CTC (in INR) 11.5 LPA
Top Recruiters Delta Electronics, IQuantela Technologies Pvt Ltd, Subex, Comsol
Total Students Placed (Outside ISRO) 13

IIST Placement Cell

The IIST Placement Cell collaborates with industries, R&D institutes, and management organizations for students' training, career guidance, internships or projects, and placements. The cell aligns its activities with institute's placement policies and matches students' interests with an appropriate job profile coherently.

The cell functions to protect students' interests and endeavors from being a part of students' safe future. The interested recruiters have to register with placement cell for placement and internships. The Placement Cell coordinates to take the process further.

IIST Thiruvananthapuram Internship

The internship duration for B.Tech and M.Tech courses is for two months, from May to July, every year tentatively. However, internships above two months for M.Tech courses can be changed according to the Institute policies and guidelines. The top recruiters participating in the internship are tabulated below.

Intel SAC ST Microelectronics
Mercedes Benz SCL VSSC
KPIT Robert Bosch Quantela

IIST Thiruvananthapuram Top Recruiters

Below is the list of top recruiters participating in the placements of IIST.

Acsia Technologies AXON Centum Electronics
Adobe Systems Bellatrix Aerospace Cell Propulsion
Agnikul Cosmos Pvt Ltd Broadcom Cypress Semiconductors
Augsense Labs C - DAC Delta Electronics
Amrit College Carl Zesis Dhruva Space
Analog Devices Climate Connect Technology Dolcera Pvt Ltd
Airbus COMDEV Services Pvt Ltd DSI Technology
Airolab Opticals Collins Aerospace Continental Automotives
Astra Microwave COMSOL India  -

IIST Placement Statistics

The MTech placements of IIST college witnessed participation of top recruiters extending good packages. The detailed placement statistics of MTech 2020 placements are tabulated below. 

Departments Total Offers Salary Range (in INR) Average CTC (in INR) Recruiters
Avionics 6 7 to 10 LPA 8.6 LPA Delta Electronics, Quantela Technologies Pvt Ltd, Subex, KPIT, Comso
Aerospace Engineering 2 8 to 11.5 LPA  9.5 LPA Agnikul Cosmos and TCS
Mathematics 2 10 to 11.5 LPA 10.5 LPA TCS, Iquantela Technologies
Earth and Space Science 2 8 LPA  8 LPA Agnikul Cosmos, Mercados EMI
Physics 1 5 LPA 5 LPA Mantra Softtech Pvt Ltd

IIST Placement Packages

The MTech average package stood above INR 8 LPA in the last three years. However, a decrease in the average package has been observed in the last three years. While for BTech, the opposite has occurred. The average package rose from INR 5.6 LPA to 6.2 LPA in 2019. The average package statistics are mentioned below.

Year B.Tech (INR in LPA) M.Tech (INR in LPA)
2019 6.2 8.2
2018 6.1 8.8
2017 5.6 9.9

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Does ISRO hire from IIST Thiruvananthapuram?

- In 2017, students who scored above 7.5 GPA were considered for ISRO, but nothing is guaranteed. As per the alumni reviews, there is no provision of students absorption pursuing masters into ISRO. 

  • What was the highest package extended to IIST students in 2020?

-The highest package stood at INR 11 LPA. The offer was extended by Quantela Technologies, Agnikul Cosmos, and TCS.

  • Who are the top recruiters participating in the placements of IIST Thiruvananthapuram?

-The top recruiters participating in the placement drive of IIST are ISRO, Delta Technologies, Agnikul Cosmos, TCS, Wipro, among others.

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Reviews on Placements of Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] Reviews

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Agricultural Engineering), batch of 2017
  • On selection for the course, the entire fees are funded by the department of space as long as one secures a score of 7.5 GPA in any given semester.
  • Mainly the recruitment happens into ISRO, a new placement cell being established to cater the needs. A pretty good alumni network with people working in ISRO, doing research jobs, MS and PhD courses in India and abroad also few startups.

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Aerospace Engineering), batch of 2017
  • Till 2012 admissions, all the students scoring a CGPA more than 6.5 would be absorbed in ISRO.
  • From 2013 batch onwards, the CGPA cutoff has been raised to 7.5 and the ISRO absorption is not guaranteed and is done based on the vacancies notified by ISRO centres.
  • Most of the students secure internships and jobs on their own till now in IIST. 

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Agricultural Engineering), batch of 2015
  • Internship- there are a lot of options under ISRO for an internship at Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, you can do it anywhere you like.
  • Above 7.5 you will get into ISRO institutes all over the country (there are some 15 of them) private companies are also started coming this year onwards.
  • The average salary figure of ISRO is Rs. 6,00,000 per annum.
  • Alumni are very supportive. They interact with students every semester.

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Master of Commerce [M.Com] Reviews

Master of Commerce [M.Com] (Finance), batch of 2017

There is one internship to be done. There is no placements in the college. 

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