Engineering students from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra (BIT-M)have bagged an annual average salary offer of Rs7.58 lakh this year While the maximum national offer reached Rs26.83LPA. Most of the credit for the rise in the package goes to the computer science engineers who have contributed a lot to the wake of digital India campaign.
Students From Other streams in BIT Get Lucrative Offers
Dr. Rajeev Aggarwal who is in charge of training and placement division at BIT Mesra said that though better offers and placements are given to those in Computer Science, BIT, students from other streams have also got lucrative offers. "Trident has offered students from the mechanical branch for the manufacturing industry an average salary of Rs14LPA'.
Meanwhile, the average salary offered for management programs is Rs4.72LPA whereas for pharmacy it remains at Rs2.69LPA though the best offers in these branches were Rs6.06LPA and Rs4.56LPA respectively.
Campus Offers have increased considerably
A former student of BIT Mesra, Manish Sonkar, says that digital analysis and forecast are the future. "It is not just degrees that matter, though they may open gates into the industry for a candidate, their future depends upon the inherent quality to innovate," he said. Dr. Aggrawal said that the campus offers have exceeded the number of candidates this year as many of the promising students have got multiple offers. "Cognizant, trident, Infosys, Wipro and some of the leading international brands always recruited our students but this time a very new company, directi has offered maximum package".