GITAM Deemed to be University students created a new record during the online recruitment drive with 2468 placement offers. Students from all the 3 campuses of GITAM Deemed to be University (Visakhapatnam, Hyderabad, and Bangalore) participated in the recruitment process. Total 301 companies, including Microsoft, TCS, Cognizant, Accenture, Mindtree, Deloitte, Hexaforce, NTT Data, Infosys and Wipro have conducted these campus recruitments for GITAM students. The highest CTC was an all-time high of Rs 19 lakh, and the average CTC was Rs.4.5 lakh, and 562 students have taken multiple offers.
The campus recruitment process at GITAM will continue next three months for the current batch particularly 105 companies confirmed their dates to conduct online recruitment for GITAM students, informed by GITAM Deemed to be University Career Services Assistant Dean Commander Gurumoorthy Gangadharan.
While sharing his observations on recruitments the University Career Services Assistant Dean mentioned that all the processes in Campus Drive – Pre Placement Connect, Technical & Communication Assessment and the Interviews (Technical, Managerial & HR) were conducted Online. Most of the recruiters focused on corporate awareness & project readiness and the latest technologies like Data mining, Cyber Security, Cloud Computing, AI, Big Data, and Machine Learning. Students appear in the process from the comfort of their homes.
The students of GITAM were thoroughly prepared to face the challenges in virtual mode through mock tests, online assessments & interviews. Strong focus on academics, intense skill development programs and a sound mentoring system have resulted in an excellent number of offers, he added. He thanked all the companies for reposing faith in GITAM and recruiting GITAM students. GITAM Vice-Chancellor Prof. K. Sivaramakrishna, Pro-Vice-Chancellor Prof.Jayasankar Variyar, Registrar Prof. D. Gunasekharan appreciated the students for their achievement.