Source | economictimes.indiatimes.com | Prachi Verma, ET Bureau
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi has received the highest ever job offers (over 1250) this year for the class of 2022 in the first 15 days of final placement. The average salaries offered by recruiters at the IIT is also up by 20%.
The placement season, which started from December 1 in virtual mode for the second year in a row, has seen an over 45% increase in the number of offers received by the campus during this period over last year. Even PPOs received this year were the highest in the last five years.
Around 180 PPOs have been received as of now and seven students have opted for deferred placements, according to a release shared by the IIT. Deferred placements facility is available to those students who wish to set up a start-up post their graduation. The students choosing the deferred placement option can avail placement services once within 2 years after availing this option i.e. up to 2023-24.