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National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Kurukshetra - Placements and Companies Visited

Placements and Companies visited at National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Kurukshetra

National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra is a centre of excellence, facilitating sophisticated technical and management education and research. Established in the year 1963, NIT Kurukshetra has made rapid strides towards excellence. NIT Kurukshetra placements stood at 52.5 percent in 2020. Out of the 1062 students who were eligible to participate in the drive, 528 were placed in 2020. The data is a combination of undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

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NIT Kurukshetra Placement Highlights

The data below is a combination of UG and PG programs. The placement highlights for NIT Kurukshetra 2020 are as follows:

No. of Students Registered 1092
No. of Students Placed 528
Percentage of Students Placed 52.54%

NIT Kurukshetra Salary Stats 2020

Particulars Eligible Students Students Placed Total Offers

Highest CTC

(in INR)

Average CTC

(in INR)

Median CTC

(in  INR)

UG 640 423 438 43.31 LPA 10.91 LPA 8 LPA
PG 422 135 135 17 LPA 7.08 LPA 6.5 LPA

NIT Kurukshetra Placement Cell

Training and Placement Cell of NIT Kurukshetra conducts all recruitment related activities of the institute. The placement team works tirelessly to ensure top-notch opportunities and manages all interactions between the visiting companies and the institute. In addition, NIT Kurukshetra assures the best facilities and support possible to the recruiting companies.

The cell also conducts industrial visits to provide hands-on experience of the functioning of the latest equipment and processes in the industries. It helps the students understand the latest trends and technologies as per industry requirements, enabling them to cope with the latest work challenges as per industry requirements.

NIT Kurukshetra Internship

NIT, Kurukshetra also offers internship opportunities to the students. Internships help the students get work experience at top companies such as TCS, Infosys, Capgemini, L&T infotech, etc. The students undergo an internship, industrial training or project work for 18-22 weeks. It helps them decide the career paths and allows the employer to guide and evaluate the available talent. The Training and Placement cell of NIT Kurukshetra works to provide its students with the best opportunities available. The graph below shows the 2019-2020 UG Internship data of NIT Kurukshetra.

UG Placement

NIT Kurukshetra Top Recruiters

The college invites various global companies on campus. The top recruiters are listed below.

Amazon Goldman Sachs Flipkart
Coca Cola Nestle Bharat Petroleum
Airtel EXL Ford
Hero Microsoft PayTm
Mahindra Havells Pepsi
Indian Oil Futures Fest Honda

NIT Kurukshetra Placement Statistics

The highest salary was offered to B.Tech students, while the M.Tech placements received the highest average package offered. The placement across all the academic program concerning packages provided was excellent in 2020. NIT CSE average package stood at INR 10.4 LPA. The salary package offered across all streams are as follows:

Particulars B.Tech M.Tech MBA MCA
NIT Kurukshetra Highest Salary Package (in INR) 43.31 LPA 17 LPA 10 LPA 13.27 LPA
NIT Kurukshetra Average Salary Package (in INR) 8 LPA 8.8 LPA 5.97 LPA 7.21 LPA
NIT Kurukshetra Median Salary Package (in INR) 10.91 LPA 7.5 LPA 4.38 LPA 6.65 LPA

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NIT Kurukshetra Department Wise Placement Statistics

The B.Tech CSE department witnessed a 92.05% placement record while the highest CTC of INR. 43.31 LPA was provided to the Computer Engineering, IT, and ECE students.


Lowest Package

(INR in LPA)

Highest Package

(INR in LPA)

Median Package

(INR in LPA)

Average Package

(INR in LPA)

Civil Engineering 3.75 8.90 5.76 5.70
Electrical Engineering (EE) 3.75 17 6.65 7.44
Mechanical Engineering (ME) 5.00 18 6.50 6.7
Electronics & Comm. Engineering (ECE) 4.75 43.31 8.00 10.81
Computer Engineering (CE) 5.50 43.31 12.71 14.67
Information Technology (IT) 5.50 43.31 12.96 14.90
Production Engineering 5.00 13.50 6.00 6.65

 With regards to the salary statistics, over 42.14% of the placement offers ranged above INR. 10 LPA.

  • 43.09% of the offers were between INR. 6-10 LPA.
  • 17.14% were between 4 to 6 LPA.
  • 0.95% of the offers ranged below INR. 4 LPA.

NIT Kurukshetra PG Placements 2020 

NIT Kurukshetra MCA noticed an 80 percent placement. The maximum number of placements was done under the MCA program, where 58 out of 60 eligible students were placed. Under the PG level, NIT Kurukshetra offers placements under the following programs- M.Tech (10 Departments with 21 specializations), MBA, and MCA.

Particulars Stats
No. of Job Offers 135
No. of Eligible Students 422
No. of Students Placed 135
Range of Package INR. 4.00-17.00 LPA
Highest CTC INR. 17 LPA
Average CTC INR. 7.08 LPA
Median CTC INR. 6.50 LPA


NIT Kurukshetra Placement FAQs

  • How are NIT Kurukshetra MBA placements?

- In 2020, out of 45 eligible students, 25 of them were recruited by top companies. The highest CTC rendered was INR 10 LPA, while the average CTC was INR 5.97 LPA.

  • What are NIT Kurukshetra MCA placement packages?

- The highest CTC stood at INR 13.27 LPA. The average and median package stood at INR 7.21LPA and INR 6.65 LPA, respectively.

  •  What was the highest CTC offered during the 2020 placement drive at NIT Kurukshetra? 

- The highest CTC under the UG program stood at INR 43.31 LPA, while under the PG program, the highest CTC was INR 17 LPA.

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Reviews on Placements of National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Kurukshetra

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] Reviews

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2021

The branches of my college include CS, IT, ECE, EE, ME, PIE AND Civil. Placements in all branches are above 90% except civil. On campus placements are great and the average salary of the institute is approx 6 lakhs per year. Highest package this year was 80 lakhs. In ECE 98% of the batch was placed. CS and IT had 100% placement, while, I also had 90% placement. The alumni network is also good, which gives an advantage to the students.

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2018

I did my internship at Vizag Steel plant, Vizag, A.P. in communication dept. various companies come to visit the college...the list starts with Google, Facebook, Amazon to all sorts of companies from electronics like Cdot, Azcom, orange. the list is quite big. all most everyone gets placed. provided you don't have too many backlogs. 1or2 is fine. Study like a average student with minimum interest and u still can get a job for 5lpa. The alumni network is really strong.

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Civil Engineering), batch of 2021

Internships are given to students in the 6th semester of the 8-semester course. The stipend is given in accordance with the interview. The average salary for basic trades is INR 4lakh and INR 7 lakh for computer and electronics related trades. The highest package is around 13 lakh and goes to CS, IT and ECE students. The company that hires you from the campus are very reputed and well established only. The alumni network is very huge and conducts various interactive events for better guidance of students.

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Master of Technology [M.Tech] Reviews

Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2018
  • You will get GATE scholarship.
  • So if are going to study solely on scholarship then stay away from this institute.
  • As far as placements are concerned you need at least 7.5 CGPA(which 90% students don't get) to sit in the placement.
  • In 2016 pass out batch 4/25 students got placed.

Master of Engineering [ME] (Electronics & Communication), batch of 2011
  • Internships and final placements are good at National Institute of Technology.
  • As it is situated nearby Delhi, a lot of exposure happens early.
  • The size of Alumni network is huge

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Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] Reviews

Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2019
  • National Institute of Technology is not so good.

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