National Institute of Technology Durgapur popularly known as NIT Durgapur is considered as an institute of National Importance and is also known for maintaining an impeccable placement record. The institute has released its placement report for the year 2020 and a total of 574 job offers were provided to the students.

In the placement drive of 2020, the Highest CTC stood at INR 33 LPA and the Average CTC stood at INR 9 LPA whereas the Median CTC stood at INR 7.97 LPA.

Apart from that, a few students opted for higher studies in various IITs and IISc. Some of the recruiters who visited the campus were - TCS, Aditya Birla, Vedanta, JCB, TATA IQ, IEM, JSW and many others.

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NIT Durgapur Placements 2020 Report

Batch 2019-20
Total Number of Students 920
Number of Job Offers 574
Number of Offers Accepted 517
Percentage of Students Placed 71.92%
Number of Companies Participated 176
Students with Double Jobs 50
Highest CTC INR 33 LPA
Average CTC INR 9.09 LPA
Median CTC INR 7.97 LPA
Top Recruiters PwC, Infosys, TCE

During the placement drive of 2020, to 920 students 574 job offers were given and out of which 517 job offers were accepted achieving the placements of 71.92% and 50 double jobs offers were also offered.

A total of 176 companies participated in the placement drive of 2020 at NIT Durgapur.

In the placement drive of 2020 the highest CTC stood at INR 33 LPA and the average CTC stood at INR 9.09 LPA whereas the median CTC stood at INR 7.97 LPA.

Some of the top recruiters includes PwC, Infosys, TCE, PCBL, HUL, Ericsson, Reliance Jio and many others.

NIT Durgapur Placements 2020 Course-Wise

The following data represents the course wise placements of NIT Durgapur:

NIT Durgapur B-Tech Placements 2020

The following table represents the B-Tech placements of NIT Durgapur:

B-Tech Placements 2020
Particulars BT CE CHE CSE ECE EE IT ME MME Total
Eligible Students 28 47 50 84 88 77 81 129 50 634
Total Students Placed 12 19 41 70 68 52 72 91 31 456
Percentage of Students Placed 42.86% 40.43% 82% 83.33% 72.27% 67.53 % 88.89% 70.54% 62% 71.92%
Total Job Offers 13 23 46 72 70 62 79 104 37 506
Double Jobs 1 4 5 2 2 10 7 13 6 50

During the placement drive of 2020 in B-Tech course, 634 students were offered 506 Job offers and 456 students were placed. 50 double job offers were provided to the students.

NIT Durgapur M-Tech Placements 2020

The following table represents the M-Tech placements:

Departments Total Strength Students Placed Number of Offers
BT - 9 - -
CE GE 12 - -
SE 16 1 1
CHE - 9 3 3
CSE - 47 24 28
ECE TELE 10 2 2
VLSI 16 2 2
EEE PE 11 2 2
PS 16 2 2
MME MD 11 1 1
FM 16 2 2
TE 15 1 1
MME MMT 11 - -
HSS MST 8 - -
PHY AMST 13 - -
MATH OR 11 - -
EES EST 14 - -
Total 2445 40 46

During the placement drive of 2020 in M-Tech course to 245 students only 46 job offers were provided out of which only 40 students were placed.

NIT Durgapur MCA Placements 2020

The following table represents the MCA placements:

Eligible Students 23
Total Students Placed 14
Total Job Offers 14

During the placement drive of 2020 for MCA course out of 23 students only 14 were placed.

NIT Durgapur MBA Placements 2020

The following table represents the MBA Placements:

Eligible Students 18
Number of Students Placed 7
Number of Job Offers 8

In the placement drive of 2020 for MBA Course to 18 eligible students 8 job offers were provided and only 7 students were placed.

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NIT Durgapur Placements 2020 Company-Wise

The following table represents the company wise placements of NIT Durgapur:

Name of the Company Number of Students Placed
Infosys 95
Capgemini 17
Qualcomm 14
Amazon 9
Uber 9
TCE 8
JP Morgan 8
DE Shaw 6
HSBC 6
Microsoft 5

In the placement drive of 2020 maximum number of students were hired by Infosys followed by Capgemini and Qualcomm.

NIT Durgapur Placements Year-Wise Trends

The following graph represents the year wise placement trends of NIT Durgapur:

NIT Durgapur Placements Year-Wise Trends

Since 2018 there has been a decline in the number of students at NIT Durgapur.

NIT Durgapur Placements 2020 Top Recruiters

MAQ Software Amazon Uber
NOKIA Virtusa Teach For India
TCS Infosys Microsoft

NIT Durgapur Alumni Network

The following table represents some of the alumni who are currently working under different companies:

Recruiter No. of Alumni
IBM 2
Infosys 2
Google 2
TCS 2
Bajaj Auto Ltd. 2

NIT Durgapur Recruiter-wise Placement Criteria

The following table represent the selection criteria adopted by different companies:

Recruiter Selection Criteria
Qualcomm The first round consisted of an Online Test with 3 sections followed by PI and HR round.
Virtusa Polaris The first round comprised of two sections- Coding Round and Technical MCQs followed by a Technical and HR Interview.
Huawei Online Test comprising of 3 sections (10 Aptitude MCQs, 10 DSA MCQs, and 3 coding questions) followed by a technical and an HR interview.

NIT Durgapur Placements 2020 FAQs

Ques. What sort of salary packages are offered at NIT Durgapur?

Ans. In the placement drive of 2020 the highest CTC stood at INR 33 LPA and the average CTC stood at INR 9.09 LPA whereas the median CTC stood at INR 7.97 LPA.

Ques. How many students were placed in the placement drive of 2020 at NIT Durgapur?

Ans. During the placement drive of 2020, to 920 students 574 job offers were given and out of which 517 job offers were accepted achieving the placements of 71.92% and 50 double jobs offers were also offered.

Ques. How many companies participated in the placement drive of 2020 at NIT Durgapur?

Ans. A total of 176 companies participated in the placement drive of 2020 at NIT Durgapur.

Ques. Which are the top recruiting companies at NIT Durgapur?

Ans. Some of the top recruiters includes PwC, Infosys, TCE, PCBL, HUL, Ericsson, Reliance Jio and many others.