Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology or KIIT inaugurated its 2021 placement drive in July 2020, wherein, the students have already bagged over 3500 job offers. Over 2500 students from the School of Technology have already been placed in different national and multinational companies.

The institute conducted its 2020 placement drive with the participation of more than 195 companies which provided over 4379 job offers. The institute offers placements under the following schools-

  • School of Engineering & MCA
  • School of Biotechnology
  • School of Management
  • School of Rural Management
  • School of Law

As per the statistics, the highest drawn salary package in 2019 was INR 39 lakhs. This year the trend is nearing a height and till now the highest package offered is INR 30 lakhs by Amazon. More than 20 companies offered an annual CTC of more than 10 lakhs.

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KIIT Placement Highlights 2021

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology or KIIT inaugurated its 2021 placement drive in July 2020, wherein, the students have already bagged over 3500 job offers. Over 2500 students from the School of Technology have already been placed in different national and multinational companies. As many as 1000 students have multiple offers in their hands.

Total No. of Recruiters 90
Total No. of Offers 3500
No. of Students Placed 2500
Students with Multiple Job Offers 1600
Highest CTC INR. 30 LPA
Average CTC INR. 6 LPA

Students have bagged job offers with high pay packages of INR. 30 LPA, INR. 24 LPA, and INR. 19 LPA, while the average salary is INR. 6 LPA. Going by the commitments from companies, KIIT is set to achieve placement of 700 more students by April 2021.

Since the commencement of the campus placement season for the 2020 graduating batch from June 2019; approx. 90% of students have already been placed till date with 1200+ bagging multiple job offers. The following table represents the 2021 placement statistics that have been observed till now:

Total No. of Recruiters 195
Total No. of Offers 4379
Total No. of Eligible Students 3500
No. of Students Placed 3156
Students with Multiple Job Offers 1200
Highest CTC INR. 30 LPA
Average CTC INR. 6.5 LPA
Top Recruiter Accenture

A total of 195 companies participated in the recruitment drive so far, where almost 4379 offers were made to eligible students. Many students received multiple offers as well. 

3156 students got placed with 1200 students attaining multiple offers. Amazon offered the highest package this year i.e. INR 30 LPA.

‘Day Zero’ dream campus drives alone resulted in the placement of about Top 35% of students by MNCs with an average CTC of 6.50 lacs pa. 20 Companies offered CTC of Rs. 10.00 lakh or more. ‘Day-One’ campus recruitment drive this season generated about 1712 job offers from four companies: Accenture, Cognizant, Capgemini, & Wipro. Accenture is the top recruiter with 1030 job offers. 

KIIT Placement Analysis

The placement records of the institute have improved significantly. In 2016, only 114 companies visited the college campus whereas, in 2020, a total of 195 companies participated in the placement drive till now.

KIIT Placement

In the table below, data collected for the previous 3 years is depicted in terms of salary provided by different organizations.

Academic year Highest CTC Total No. of Offers Made
2017-2020 INR 30 lakhs 4379
2016-2019 INR 39 lakhs 4200
2015-2018 INR 39 lakhs 2500
2014-2017 INR 26.80 lakhs 2800

As per the data in the table, there is a substantial rise in the number of job offers made with each passing year. Therefore, the number of students placed is also high. However, the highest CTC package incurred a low this year as compared to the previous few years. Since there are more opportunities to come in the coming months that number is expected to surpass the number.

KIIT Top Recruiters

KIIT is one of the most prominent hubs for some of the top recruiting firms. The list is endless and includes the likes of the following:

Accenture Aditya Birla Aegis
Accolite Software Afcons Infrastructure Alstom
Accrete Consulting Aizant Altran
Amazon Ambuja Cement Artech
Asahi Glass Ashiana Housing Autodesk
Aveva BlackKnight Bluestar
Bajaj Auto BookMyShow Capgemini
Birla Soft Byju’s Carrier
Midea CDK Global CEAT Tyre
CGI Chegg Chibber Construction Colfax
Cloudbyte Cognizant Collabera
Hindustan Unilever HCL Technologies MyPerfectice