How is the placement of Mining at IIEST shibpur?

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Deepika Kunwar Mar 2, 2021

The placements in Mining are moderate with a decent number of students securing placements.


Mining at IIEST Shibpur

Course Fee

1.55 L-1.94 lakh

Placement Percentage


Highest CTC

14 LPA

Average CTC


Lowest CTC


Recruiting Companies

Tata Steel, Vedanta Resources Limited, Hindalco, Gainwell, DMT, Zycus, Infosys, etc.

Even though it is the responsibility of the individual to decide as per what they want to opt for, yet in terms of statistics for a particular year is as briefed below:

  1. The Average LPA is as mentioned: 4.27, while in terms of the total LPA of IIEST for all the departments of a singular year was 4.38 LPA
  2.  Yet, you should not always go as per the average. Some of the students of this institute got placed in Coal India Limited at good packages as well. There were specific 5–6 students who got packages that almost were ranging from 9–10 LPA.
  3. The total number of students placed from the Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur in certain years were: 18 out of 28.
  4. The few other noteworthy companies where students had been seen to get placed, especially in the Mining Department, were: Accenture, Deloitte, Infosys, CTS, Wipro.

The Mining Department of IIEST, Shibpur is nominated by the Government of India as one of the Govt. Agencies, mainly out of five, for verification of Mine Closure Activity. The institute has been the first DST FIST sponsored department as well.