Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IIT GN), one of the youngest IITs in the league has reached a new benchmark this placement season. As per the sources, 2 BTech students were offered 40 LPA by a Germany-based company, the highest ever at the institute. The UG programs collectively saw an over 80% placement record and the PG placement increased threefold.

The students from IITGN receive placements from various companies and government agencies as well as a few PSUs. Some of the companies that visited the campus for recruitment came from diverse sectors like consulting, education, engineering & technology, finance, FMCG, hospitality, IT/ software, NGO, pharmaceutical, Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs), Research and Development (R&D), etc.

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IIT Gandhinagar Placement Report 2020

Particulars Stats

Pass out Batch


Students Placed


No. of Companies visited


New Recruiters


Highest Salary


Average Salary

INR 8.29 LPA

Lowest Salary

INR 4.75 LPA

No. of PPOs


Increase in Salary from last year


IIT Gandhi Nagar Average Package 2020

The brand and the tag of IIT indeed helps the institute to a certain level. The placement session of 2018-19 was a tremendous success as well with colossal participation of companies from different industries but with the same motives. Clearly, the influence of the growing economy of India in technical sectors is affecting the institute’s stats. Growing technical sectors are drawing the attention of different mega foreign tech companies as well.

Given below is the median salary range of the last three years for UG and PG courses


UG Median Salary

PG Median Salary

2016 - 2017

8.80 Lakh

5.5 Lakh

2017 – 2018

7.5 Lakh

6 Lakh

2018 - 2019

7.75 Lakh

6.6 Lakh

 IIT GN Median Salary Analysis

IIT Gandhi Nagar Placement 2020 Course-wise

The most popular courses offered at IIT Gandhinagar are BE/B. Tech, M.Sc, and ME/M.Tech. The institute achieved a high rate of placements. UG programs saw a placement rate of over 80% and PG programs increased threefold from the previous years. 

Fields Undergraduate  Postgraduate
No. of Students Graduated 120 198
No. of Students Placed 58 82
No. of Students opted Higher Studies 21 38

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IIT Gandhi Nagar Recruiters 2020

Placements were offered from a variety of sectors including Consulting, Education, Engineering and Technology, Finance, FMCG, Hospitality, IT/Software, NGO, Pharmaceuticals, Public Sector Undertakings, and Research and Development. The general placement highlights for the year 2018-19 are as follows:

This is the list of recruiters visiting IIT GN campus for the recruitment of the students. 









India Bulls

Tech Mahindra








Zia Semiconductor



Tata Motors


Anglo Eastern



Shahpoorji Palonji



IIT Gandhi Nagar Internships 2020

IITGN offers its students a wide variety of internship opportunities throughout the span of their course. The students are encouraged to participate in these internships The internships are usually for a duration of 8-12 weeks during the months of May, June, and July. Some of the highlights for these internships are as follows:

A total no. of students participated 249
No. of Foreign Organizations/Institutes 17
No. of Domestic Organizations/Institutes 28

There are a number of offers made from both domestic and foreign organizations and universities. These included ISRO, Accenture, BHEL, IBM Research Lab, and IIM Ahmedabad in the domestic sector, and the University of Victoria-Canada, Washington University-USA, and RWTH Aachen-Germany in the foreign sector.

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IIT Gandhi Nagar Placement FAQs

Ques. How many recruiters visited IIT Gandhi Nagar Placements 2020?

Ans. There were 70 recruiters that visited IIT Gandhi Nagar Placements 2020.

Ques. What is the highest package IIT Gandhi Nagar?

Ans. The highest package of IIT Gandhi Nagar is INR 40 LPA.

Ques. Which B.Tech field got maximum placement in IIT Gandhi Nagar?

Ans. B.Tech in CSE received the maximum percentage of Placement of IIT Gandhi Nagar.

Ques. Which sector recruited the highest number of students of IIT Gandhi Nagar?

Ans. IT/ITES sector recruited the highest number of students of IIT Gandhi Nagar.

Ques. What is the average package for IIT Gandhi Nagar?

Ans. The average package of IIT Gandhi Nagar is INR 8.29 LPA.