IIT Kanpur placements (Phase I) started on Dec 1, 2020, and lasted for nine days. At the end of Phase 1, 821 offers were made to the students by 232 recruiters. Out of the 821 offers, 709 placement offers were accepted, including preplacement offers.
During the first Phase, Microsoft was the leading recruiter and arrived on the campus on day one. The other top recruiters for 2021 for Phase I are Google, Apple, Intel, Axis Vmoc, Amazon, Zomato, ICICI Bank and the like.
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At IIT-Kanpur, day 1 ended with 226 offers. Graviton Trading offered jobs to 3 students, and QuantBox offered a job to 1 student with a package of INR 82 Lakhs per Annum and INR 80 Lakhs per Annum. Apple, Google, Microsoft and Cohesity made some attractive domestic placement offers to the students, while Apple and Cohesity offered a package of INR 60 Lakhs per Annum.
|IIT Kanpur Highest Package||International||INR 1.47 Cr per Annum|
|Domestic||INR 82 Lakhs per Annum|
No. of Offers
|No of Recruiters||232|
|No of Offers Accepted||709|
The Students' Placement Office (SPO) is run and managed by an efficient team of office staff & students and handles all aspects of placements at IIT Kanpur. Right from contacting companies to managing all logistics of arranging for tests, pre-placement talks and conducting final interviews the SPO team provides it's best possible assistance to the recruiters. The hospitality and the functioning of SPO are applauded and well received by the visiting
Entrepreneurship Cell at IIT Kanpur conducts Startup Internship Program. Through SIP, they aim to collaborate with the startups, who are willing to offer the students' internship opportunities. Its been 12 since SIP launched, and it has been running successfully. The Summer Interns can be recruited for Analytics, Designing, Data Science, Engineering, Business Development, Finance, Consulting and Marketing.
SIP assists startups in recruiting students, by providing the resources and the infrastructure from starting from resume forwarding to conducting interviews and tests.
The recruitment will continue from January 2021 to April 2021, and the internship period will be for three months from May to July 2021.
IIT Kanpur is visited by many industrial giants every year. Some of the top recruiters that visit the institute is mentioned below:
Maxim Integrated Circuit
|GE India Technology Centre-JFWTC||Rediff||Sybase|
|Procter & Gamble||Axience||Meinhardt tower|
|Vishay Components India Pvt.Ltd||Transparent Energy||research capital|
|Veveo India Private Limited||Webaroo Technology India Pvt. Ltd.||CGG India|
|Reliance||jp morgan||Asus Technology|
Sabre Travel Technologies Pvt.Ltd.
|Mechatronics Test Equipment (I) Pvt. Ltd||Ansys-Fluent India Pvt. Ltd.||
Absolute Data Group
|Business Objects||TSMC||JK Tyre|
|Trans Market Group||A.T. Kearney India||
House Of Code Incorporation
geodesic information systems
|Komli Media Pvt. Ltd.||MIDAS||
|Boston Consulting Group||Tata Strategic Management Group||
Marvell Technology Group
|Water & process||Fractal Analytics Ltd||
Samsung India Software Operation(SISO)
|Qualcomm India Pvt. Ltd.||Fair Issac Cairn||3M|
|John Deere India Ltd||ERM India||
Credit Suisse Business Analytics
The IIT Kanpur placements saw the highest participation from software and coding firms, around 59 %, whereas core firms filled 18%. The two-year data regarding the placement highlights have been tabulated below:
|Highest International Package (INR)||1.47 Cr||1.54 Cr|
|Highest Domestic Package (INR)||82 LPA||62.28 LPA|
|No. of Recruiters||232 (Phase 1)||300|
The graph below shows the IIT Kanpur salary statistics for 2021 and 2020.
The placements season 2018-2020 for the MBA graduates have been a turbulent ride, handling the projects submission deadlines to presenting the projects to overnighters. The same condition was for the graduates of IIT Kanpur MBA. Despite the given conditions, with the backing of faculty and the staff, IIT Kanpur MBA's placements were at par with other top B schools in India. The key highlights for the MBA placements are:
|No. of Companies Visited||30|
|No. of Offers Made||50|
|No. of PPO/PPI||6|
|Highest CTC||20 (INR in Lakhs per Annum)|
|Average CTC( Top 25%)||16.5 (INR in Lakhs per Annum)|
|Average CTC( Top 50%)||15.11 (INR in Lakhs per Annum)|
|Mean CTC||12.77 (INR in Lakhs per Annum)|
|Median CTC||12 (INR in Lakhs per Annum)|
The top sectors which offered the job profiles is mentioned below.
|Domain-Wise Profile Offered|
The IIT Kanpur MBA top recruiting companies are:
|Bajaj Finserv||ICICI Bank||Optum|
|E&Y||ITC Infotech||Sub K|
IIT Kanpur have grabbed attractive offers at international and national levels. The highest CTC offered in 2021 and 2020 were international offers with a whopping amount of INR 1.47 Cr and INR 1.54 Cr respectively. The international tech giants like Microsoft and Google form a part of the sucessful IIT Kanpur placement drive.
1. What are the packages offered to the students of IIT Kanpur?
Ans. The highest domestic package offered to IIT Kanpur students in 2021 is INR 82 Laks per Annum. IIT Kanpur MBA placements 2020 saw the highest CTC offered is INR 20 Lakhs per Annum.
2. What are the IIT Kanpur placement statistics?
Ans. In 2021, 232 recruiters participated in phase 1 of the placement season and offering 800+ job profiles. Out of those offers, 709 offers were accepted, with the highest CTC being INR 1.47 Cr. The top recruiter is Mircosoft.
3. How are the IIT Kanpur MBA placements?
Ans. The IIT Kanpur MBA placements saw 30 job offers made by 300 companies, with the average CTC( top 25%) is INR 16.5 Lakhs per Annum.
Companies from all over India and world come to hire from this campus. As this is engineering college so companies related to technology comes here mostly. Apart from those companies from finance area also shows interest in hiring students. Almost 80% students get placed on the campus. And that also with a good salary. Average salary depends upon the branch you are studying in. On average you may get 8.0(INR) lakhs per annum.
I haven’t done any internship yet. I don’t know much about the companies taking part in the recruitment drive.
I did my internship in TYNDALL INSTITUTE, Ireland. I don’t know much about the companies taking part in the recruitment drive and salary offered by them.