Campus placement: IT majors hire 5,700 students

Accenture offered 3,603 jobs in VIT University,while Wipro handed over 1,308 appointment orders.

Written by Agencies | Chennai | Published:September 11, 2012 8:33 pm

Major IT companies have hired over 5,700 students at a campus placement drive in Tamil Nadu,VIT University said.

Accenture offered 3,603 jobs in VIT University,while Bangalore-based Wipro handed over 1,308 appointment orders,the University said in a statement.

Cognizant ranked third at recruiting 803 students,it said.

According to VIT University Vice-President G V Sampath,the recruitment process consisted of screening tests and interviews.

Online portal flipkart.com has already conducted campus placement drive offering a package of Rs 12.5 lakh,while software company DE Shaw offered Rs 14.5 lakh,the statement said.

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