Receives one of the highest offers for an engineering fresher in 2019
New Delhi: September 23, 2019: A final year CSE student from LPU, Tanya Arora, has secured an INR 42 lakh job offer from Microsoft. In 2019, this has to be one of the highest job offers any engineering fresher has got. Tanya will be working as a Software Engineer at Microsoft’s India R&D Centre in Hyderabad.
In Tanya’s words, she is excited about this opportunity she’s received from Microsoft. She did her summer internship there and had a great experience. It is a dream come true for her to be selected as a part of the Microsoft team. She shows a deep interest in technology and has stayed updated on emerging trends like AI and Machine Learning. She has utilized her time at Lovely Professional University for her learning as the environment there is invigorating career-focused. Tanya appreciates the help she’s gotten from her teachers, mentors and all that she has learned with her equally technology-savvy peers.
The focus at Lovely Professional University is on the industry-academia immersion according to Mr. Ashwani Kumar Tewari, COS, Computer Science and Application, LPU. He feels proud of the offer that Tanya Arora has received. The educational centres at LPU offer the students many opportunities to work on real-time industry projects and to apply the same in the classroom. He hopes to see more students following Tany’s path in the future.
The School of Computer Science and Engineering has set a record of the highest number of placements in Northern India. It is one of the best schools in LPU. Many Alumni of the School of CSE work at Fortune 500 companies like HP, Amazon, Yahoo, Cisco, Microsoft, Apple, Google and Amazon fetching salaries over INR 1 Crore.
About Lovely Professional University
LPU was established in 2005 as a private University in Jalandhar, Punjab. The campus spreads over 600 acres located on the outskirts of Jalandhar. The disciplines offered at LPU range from Engineering, Hotel Management and Tourism, Architecture and Design, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Agriculture to Fashion Design, Journalism, Films and Creative Arts, Law, Physiotherapy and Paramedical Sciences, Arts and Languages.
The university offers full-time and part-time courses to over 25,000 students. Students from over 50 countries are at the University. A shopping mall, a MAC lab for students to develop & deploy Apple apps, an aviation lab, a skating rink, in-house bowling complex, convenience stores, and numerous food kiosks are available on campus.
LPU’s vision is to be an internationally recognized premier academic institution. Through excellence in teaching, learning, research, internationalization, entrepreneurship, and leadership, LPU wants to contribute to industry and society. The aim of LPU is to implement a relationship between industry and academia. The University inculcates strong analytical and leadership skills in the students to be lifelong learners.
For more information on LPU visit https://www.lpu.in/.