Chandigarh University has maintained an excellent placement record by providing its students with ample opportunities to blossom their career goals. The university releases its placement report under three strata of disciplines- Engineering, Management, and Hotel Management.
Chandigarh University is considered as the University with Best Placements, and it is recognized as the First Indian university to hold Limca Book of Records for Highest Number of Recruiting Companies in one academic year. The university allows the students to grab multiple offers, the highest number being 8 companies.
|Engineering||35 LPA||Click Here|
|Management||14 LPA||Click Here|
|Hotel Management||18 LPA||Click Here|
Based on the above-mentioned graph, the following statistics can be observed-
|Department||Total Companies||Students Selected|
|CSE & IT||122||2030|
|Mechanical, Aerospace, Mechatronics & Automobile||115||530|
|Civil and Chemical Engineering||35||178|
|Electronics & Communication Engineering||37||628|
Under the Department of Engineering, CSE has become a popular choice amongst all the engineering aspirants. A total of 2030 students got selected for over 122 placement opportunities under various IT giants such as- Microsoft, IBM, SAP Labs, Hewlett Packard.
Microsoft has selected Computer Science and IT Engineering students consecutively for the last three years. The highest number of students were recruited by the following companies-
|Name of the Company||No. of Students|
CU hosted 115 companies and selected 530 students Mechanical, Aerospace, Mechatronics & Automobile branch offering salary packages over 9 LPA. Top Automobile and aviation companies which included Mahindra & Mahindra, Ashok Leyland, Essar Group, Jamna Autos, Indigo Airlines, TAFE, Royal Enfield, Hyundai, John Deere, MRF have selected Automobile Engineering students while companies like Reliance Industries, Godrej, Sanmar Group, Jindal Steel, Asahi Glass, Tata Power, Tata Technologies, Schindler have recruited students from Mechanical Engineering.
A total of 35 companies visited the college campus and recruited 178 students during the campus placement session. International Construction Company, Leighton selected more than 15 Civil Engineering students during campus placements.
Top names like L&T Constructions, Samsung Engineering, Shapoorji Pallonji, Eveready Industries, Mahindra Susten, Deepak Nitrate, ATS Infrastructure selected the Civil and Chemical Engineering students. The salary package for Civil & Chemical touched scaled a new high and the highest package of 15 LPA was offered to the students.
More than 37 companies recruited 628 engineering students from the Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering and the highest package offered was of INR. 10 LPA. The students were selected by top-notch telecom & mobile manufacturing companies which included Bharti Airtel, Reliance Communication, Verizon, Lava while electronics and home appliance companies like Panasonic, Samsung also selected the students from these branches.
The department of Management witnessed a surge of 60% in comparison to its previous year’s Campus Placements at Chandigarh University. More than 200 MNCs from various sectors recruited over 475 MBA students.
Students of MBA Business Analytics specialization topped the placement by bagging the highest package of INR. 14 LPA. Top-notch companies like Amazon, Mindtree, Idea, Deloitte, Birlasoft, Panasonic, Axis Bank, HDFC Bank selected the MBA Business Analytics students from Chandigarh University, while companies like Yes Bank, HDFC Bank, ICICI Securities, Zycus, Precision Group, Tata Technologies selected students from MBA Banking & Finance specialization with the highest package of INR. 10 LPA.
The students from MBA HR specialization were selected by MNCs which included Bandhan Bank, ITC, Vardhaman Textiles, CSC, Hyundai Constructions with the highest package of INR. 6 LPA, while the highest package of INR. 7 LPA was offered to students of MBA Marketing specialization who were selected by Axis Bank, Federal Bank, Naukri.com, IFB, Bajaj Electricals, Panasonic Café Coffee Day being the major recruiters.
Hotel Management students witnessed a breakout as the World’s top Tourism and Hospitality management company, Walt Disney selected 41 Hotel Management and Airlines Tourism students during campus placements at Chandigarh University.
|Highest Package||INR. 18 LPA|
A total of 104 offers were made in the field of Food Production (Chef) with the highest package offered of 4.1 LPA, while 127 offers were made in the field of F&B Services and Front Office in which the highest package offered touched 6 LPA. In the Airlines and Tourism Management department a total of 52 offers were made and the highest package offered is 3.92 LPA.
Based on the data presented above, it is safe to say that Chandigarh University has indeed maintained an excellent placement record by hosting more than 627 top MNCs that made over 6314 placement offers.
If one takes into consideration the total number of Alumni at Chandigarh University which is 38879, over a span of twenty years, the following statistics can be observed-
No. of Alumni Recruited from Top 7 Sectors-
Throughout the time period between 1990-2020, the highest number of recruitment has been made under the Engineering Sector of 1,817 candidates followed by the Education Sector at 1,618 candidates. In comparison to such statistics, the total number of candidates recruited under the Sector of Finance is pretty low at 174 recruits.
The least number of recruitments were made under the sector of Quality Assurance of 159 candidates.
At present, the alumni network work under the following companies-
|Company Name||Total Number of Alumni|