3 students of Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management, Gwalior (IIITM Gwalior) received a whooping package of 42 LPA. This is the highest package received by any student in IIITM Gwalior till date. 3 students of Integrated post graduate MTech got this job offers.
Before this The highest package was 38 LPA bagged by 2 students in 2017. Whereas 1 student got the package of 38 LPA offer in 2018. The students of this institute has broken last year records. Saloni Jain, Harita Nayar and Shubham Shukla of IIITM Gwalior IPG course got this offers.
Institute Director Prof. Rajendra Sahu said, ” previously Information Technology companies used to visit Institute But as of now Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning companies also visit Institute for campus placement and they offer good package also which is the reason for the increase in package.
Reason for high package:
Institute Coding club Abhigyan Kaushlam conduct coding events regularly because of which Students gets chance to enhance their coding skills. Currently most companies look for better coding skills students. Students get benefit of such contests which give fruitful result during placement.
Rise in average package:
Institute Training and placement cell Member Omvir Singh informed to media that There has been a rise in average package too. As compared to previous years of 11.50 LPA, This year there is rise of 3.5 Lakh and for the current year it is 14 LPA which is fairly good as compared to other top institutes.
Saloni Jain, one of the student who got this offer said, Coding placement helped her to get good offer. She said, Her interest lies in coding, She started coding from first year itself and it benefited during placement. I also participated in regular co-curricular activities, This helped me to gain self-confidence.
She added, When I was in School I focused only on studies and it created a sense of fear among her, but Co-curricular activities helped to get rid of that. During placement I cleared all round with confidence. This is the main reason bcoz of which I got 42 LPA offer.