“We had an excellent phase one this year…which saw us breaching the 1000 offers mark (including PPOs). The demand for students in the computing and analytics sectors was strong. We expect more core companies to come in Phase II,” said Manu Santhanam, advisor (Placement), IIT-Madras.
There were 346 offers from core or R&D sector, 290 from Information Technology and 248 by analytics, finance and consulting sector.
Micron Technology Inc. and Intel Technology India were the top recruiters with 26 offers each, followed by Microsoft and Citi Bank with 22 offers each.
IIT-M’s second phase of placements will be held in January 2019.