SRMIST sets unique placement record

Founder Chancellor of SRMIST Dr. T. R. Paarivendhar presents the Illustrious Student Award to Mr. Puranjay Mohan. Also seen are (L-R) Director (Career Centre) Mr. Venkata Sastry, Vice Chancellor Dr. C. Muthamizhchelvan, Pro Chancellor (Academics) Dr. P. Sathyanarayanan and Registrar Dr. S. Ponnusamy at the press meet held at Ramada Plaza Chennai, Guindy. 

SRM student placed with Rs.1 crore offer * Over 10,000+ students placed

SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRMIST) is proud to announce that one of our final year students Mr. Puranjay Mohan has been given an offer from Amazon Germany for Software development role (Embedded systems- Linux kernel developer) with a whopping CTC of One crore per annum (1 Lac + emoluments in Euros). 

This was announced by Founder Chancellor of SRMIST Dr. T. R. Paarivendhar at a press meet held at Ramada Plaza Chennai, Guindy. Present for the press meet were Pro Chancellor (Academics) Dr. P. Sathyanarayanan, Vice Chancellor Dr. C. Muthamizhchelvan, Registrar Dr. S. Ponnusamy and Director (Career Centre) Mr. Venkata Sastry.

Honouring the student with the Illustrious Student Award, Dr. T. R. Paarivendhar said, “Success of Puranjay will be a role model for others."

“He is a worthy student of SRMIST. Any university/institution will be taken to a higher level only through its students and Puranjay will be a good example. What is unique that he is a not from a computer student branch but from Electronic and Instrumentation.”

Dr. P. Sathyanarayanan said, “Last year, two of our students were placed for Rs.50 lakhs each and this year the highest offer is Rs.1 Crore. It is a very proud moment for SRMIST as its students from non-csc (computer science) branch are also getting placed well this season. This is the highest offer made in any private university in India.”

Over 1000+ companies visited SRMIST and successfully placed 10,000+ young minds this placement season. The numbers are expected to rise as many more companies are expected to come as the placement season will continue this month.

“Last year our placement number was 8000 and the previous year was 7000. This year we have placed more than 10,000 students,” said Dr. Sathyanarayanan.

About 4000+ students have got Super Dream (Rs.10 L Pa+), Dream offer (Rs.5 L Pa+) and 5200+ Unique offers so far. They are also recruited by companies from the core engineering sector.

Our top recruiters this year include Amazon, Paypal, Google, Commvault, Morgan Stanley, VM Ware, Bajaj Finserv, Accolite, Toyota, EY GDS, Amdocs, Deloitte, JP Morgan, TCS, Wipro, Cognizant, Capgemini, L&T Construction, Honda R&D, IBM, Fidelity, Fiserv, Barclays, Hero Motor Corp, Walmart, John Deere, Philips, Bank Of America, Wells Fargo, Sabre, Siemens, Hitachi, SILICON LABS, Alstom, HPE, Vodafone, Norton Lifelock, Apollo tyres, Air Asia, AB Inbev, NeilsonIQ, MediaTek, KPMG, Loreal(MBA).

The 2021-22 was bumper season as we have made 10,000+ Offers from 1050+ companies. There is a sharp increase in the number of students getting placed in above 10 Lakhs per annum, i.e. 30-40% increase as compared to previous years. Among CS/IT we have almost touched the average of 9.5 LPA. Most of the students are inclined towards getting placed in high paying & product companies.

Having a vibrant engineering education not just benefits the civic, economic, and intellectual activity of a country, but the life of the graduate themselves. At SRMIST, we help engineering graduates to integrate scientific and engineering principles to develop products and processes that contribute to economic growth, advances in medical care, enhanced national security and many other sectors.

A landmark on the educational map of India, SRMIST is located in Kattankulathur, about 35 km from Chennai. The 250-acre campus, home to over 20,000 students from all over the country and abroad, has state-of-the-art laboratories, a full-fledged medical college, hospital and research centre besides a School of Public Health which is a nodal centre for implanting the National Family Health Survey in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. The fountainhead of this institution is a farmer turned educationist Dr T. R. Paarivendhar who is also a Member of Parliament (Perambalur Constituency) and philanthropist. The Semester Abroad Programme at SRMIST enables students to take up internships at Harvard and other top-notch foreign universities.

SRMIST is accredited with the highest grade of A++ by NAAC and graded as Category I university with 12 B status. All Engineering, Pharmacy, Architecture, and MBA programmes are approved by AICTE. SRMIST has secured the fourth rank in the Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA). It is ranked globally by QS and rated with ‘4 Star’ globally and awarded India centric QS IGAUGE Diamond rating. SRMIST also carries out cutting edge research in frontier areas with more than 330 government-funded research projects at an outlay of Rs. 160 Crores. It has 23 both national and international patents as well. The institute recently opened Sir C V Raman Research Park at an estimate of Rs.120 crores with state-of-the-art equipment.