Indian Institute of Information Technology is located in Guwahati in the state of Assam in India. It offers B.Tech, M.Tech degree in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) & Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) specializations. 

IIIT Guwahati conducted a successful placement session during the 2019-20 placement drive as 76% of the students from the B.Tech program got placed under different sectors of the industry. While 48% of the students got placed from the M.Tech program.

Some of the companies that visited IIIT Guwahati include-TCS, Infosys, Toppr Technologies, Byjus, Samsung RnD India, Reliance Jio, Zaloni, Antron, Virtusa, Yantrik, Affine, Nagarro, Signion, Tray, LnT Infotech. The selection processes for some of these companies are still in progress. 

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IIIT Guwahati Placements 2020 Highlights 

Particulars Placement Statistics
B.Tech. M.Tech.
Placement Percentage 76% 48%
Total No. of Students Registered 45 21
Total No. of Students Placed 34 10
No. of Offers 46 14
Average Salary Package INR. 10.2 LPA 8.6 LPA
Highest Salary Package INR. 17 LPA INR. 11 LPA
Median Salary Package INR. 5.5 LPA INR. 6.5 LPA

45 B.Tech. students and 21 M.Tech. students participated in the final placement process of 2020 out of which 34 and 10 students got placed respectively.

The Institute witnessed the highest domestic salary package of INR. 17 LPA and the average salary package offered to the students in the year 2020 was INR 10.2 LPA under the B.Tech. program.

As for M.Tech. the highest domestic salary package of INR. 17 LPA and the average salary package offered to the students in the year 2020 was INR 10.2 LPA under the B.Tech. program.

Some of the companies that visited IIIT Guwahati include-TCS, Infosys, Toppr Technologies, Byjus, Samsung RnD India, Reliance Jio, Zaloni, Antron, Virtusa, Yantrik, Affine, Nagarro, Signion, Tray, LnT Infotech. The selection processes for some of these companies are still in progress.

The universities where students have been selected for higher studies are the University of Pennsylvania, Brown University, University of California San Diego, University of California Davis, and the University of Wisconsin Madison.

IIIT Guwahati Placements 2020 Course-wise

The institute offers Placements under B.Tech and M.Tech. programs in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) & Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) specializations.

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IIIT Guwahati Placements 2020 B.Tech. Branch-wise

Particulars B.Tech. Placement Statistics
CSE ECE
Placement Percentage 88% 60%
Total No. of Students Registered 25 20
Total No. of Students Placed 22 12
Total No. of Students going for Higher Education  2 3
Total No. of Offers 30 16
Average Salary Package INR. 11 LPA INR. 8.1 LPA
Highest Salary Package INR. 17 LPA INR. 12 LPA
Median Salary Package INR. 6.5 LPA INR. 5 LPA

As per the data presented above, it is evident that CSE branch is preferred choice amongst the recruiters.

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IIIT Guwahati Year-wise B.Tech. CSE Placement Trends

The Institute has witnessed an average rise in the percentage of students getting placed in the final placement process each year. Computer Science and Engineering has secured the highest placement record of 83% in the final placement process. 

The following tabulation shows the detailed placement statistics of the B.Tech CSE program for the year 2019 and 2018:

Statistics 2019 2018
Total registered students 32 32
Total job offers 49 30
Total students selected 25 22
Placement percentage 83 % 78.1 %
Highest salary package INR 26 LPA INR 15 LPA
Average salary package INR 11.7 LPA INR 6.7 LPA

IIIT Guwahati Year-wise B.Tech. ECE Placement Trends

Electronics and Communication Engineering has secured 37 % of students getting placed in the final placement process in the year 2019 and 65.4 % in the year 2018. 

The following tabulation shows the detailed placement statistics of B.Tech ECE program for the year 2019 and 2018:

Statistics 2019 2018
Total registered students 27 26
Total job offers 11 13
Total students selected 10 11
Placement percentage 37 % 65.4 %
Highest salary package INR 56 LPA INR 17 LPA
Average salary package INR 5.19 LPA INR 6.56 LPA

IIIT Guwahati Placements 2020 M.Tech. Branch-wise

Particulars M.Tech. Placement Statistics
CSE ECE
Placement Percentage 57% 29%
Total No. of Students Registered 14 7
Total No. of Students Placed 8 2
Total No. of Students going for Higher Education  2 3
No. of Offers 12 2
Average Salary Package INR. 9.1 LPA INR. 6.75 LPA
Highest Salary Package INR. 11 LPA INR. 7.5 LPA
Median Salary Package INR. 6.25 LPA INR. 6.75 LPA

The highest CTC under M.Tech. was offered under CSE while the highest Median CTC was offered under the ECE branch.

IIIT Guwahati Year-wise Placements

The following tabulation displays the number of students getting placed on campus and off campus placements in the previous three years:

Year On campus placement Off campus placement
2019 21 12
2018 17 15
2017 10 8

The following table represents the year-wise placement statistics observed in the previous years-

Particulars Placement Statistics
2019 2018 2017
Placement Percentage 60% 72.4% 62.5%
Total No. of Students Registered 59 58 54
Total No. of Students Placed 35 33 30
No. of Offers 60 43 -
Average Salary Package INR. 10.1 LPA INR. 6.68 LPA INR. 5.64 LPA
Highest Salary Package INR. 56 LPA INR. 17 LPA -
Median Salary Package INR. 6 LPA - -

IIIT Guwahati Recruiters List

Several firms have participated in the final placement process held at Indian Institute of Information Technology and recruited students providing good salary packages. The following tabulation displays the list of recruiters that visited the campus of the Institute for final placement process.

Two Roads Technologies Wipro UpGrad Zaloni18
Instahyre Kuvera TCS Algoma Mills
Humble School Nagarro Guavus Aptude
Yantrik Cohesity IBM Adapt
Distill Statwig TechJect Datakalp

IIIT Guwahati Summer Internship

Students pursue a summer internship of around 10 – 12 weeks after their second year and their third year in corporate industries and academic institutions all over India and also abroad. 

Through Internships, the Institute offers opportunities to the students to apply the theoretical classroom gained knowledge into the real world. With these Internships, the students gain an immense amount of exposure which in turn makes them ready to enter the professional world.

The following tabulation shows the list of Corporate industries and Academic Institutions where the students went for Internship in the past years.

IBM Research Labs ABB Corporate Research Centre Northeast Frontier Railway Raayan Systems pvt. Ltd Banyan Tree Private Technologies
IIT Bombay IIT Delhi IIT Guwahati IIT Kharagpur IIT Bangalore
BHEL TCS BARC IELTS SCL Labs
NF - Railways Krypton Technologies Compucom Software Ltd Datafactz Hubble Connected

IIIT Guwahati Placements FAQs

Ques. When will the 2020-21 IIIT-G placement session begin and for how long does it last?

Ans. The Placement Session would begin in the 1st week of September 2020 and continue till May 2021.

Ques. What sort of packages were offered during the 2020 placement drive at IIIT-G?

Ans. The following table represents the placement packages offered during the 2020 placement drive-
Salary Package B.Tech. M.Tech.
Average Salary Package INR. 10.2 LPA 8.6 LPA
Highest Salary Package INR. 17 LPA INR. 11 LPA
Median Salary Package INR. 5.5 LPA INR. 6.5 LPA

Ques. Who were the top recruiters at the 2020 IIIT-G placement drive?

Ans. Some of the top recruiters who participated in the 2020 placement drive include-
  • Tetcos
  • ThoughtWorks
  • Tonbo Imaging
  • Toppr Technologies
  • Tray
  • Two Roads Technologies
  • UpGrad
  • Vassar
  • Virtusa
  • Wipro
  • Yantrik
  • Zaloni

Ques. What is the placement process at IIIT-G?

Ans. The placement process is given below-
  • The Placement Office sends invitations to companies along with relevant information.
  • Companies fill up the CRF (Company Registration Form) containing the JD (pay package, tentative job location, allowances and other bonuses).
  • The Placement Cell allots dates to companies for campus interviews based on certain details given by the company. 
  • Upon confirmation, These dates are then forwarded to the students..
  • Interested students who show their interests to appear for the recruitment process of the company are asked to register for the forms. Companies are provided with the resumes of interested students.
  • Companies show up to the campus on the allotted date(s) and conduct tests and/or interviews.
  • The Placement Office also coordinates the signing of offer letters by the students who have been selected to ensure that they reach the company/organisation as early as possible.