Hyderabad: Achievers’ Day Celebrated at GITAM
1,000 Students Placed in 230 Companies * GITAMITES bagged more than 300 multiple offers
*Two students selected for Virtusa – International hiring with USD 45,000P/A
Career Guidance Cell of GITAM deemed-to-be University, Hyderabad celebrated Achievers’ Day to hand over the offers of appointment to the selected students and admittance for higher studies of Engineering, Management, Pharmacy and Science streams at its Campus on 31st March 2022. A total of 1,000 students (771 from Engineering and the rest from other schools) have been placed through the institute’s career fulfillment process.
About 230 companies visited for recruitment. More than 300 GITAMites bagged multiple offers. A good number of students opted out for higher studies and got admission letters from their respective universities, like- University of Texas, Texas A & M University, University of Massachusetts, Northeastern University and University of Memphis, IIM -B etc.
So for, 90% of eligible students of B.Tech, M.Tech, BBA, B.Com, MBA, B.Pharmacy, B.Sc. & M.Sc. are placed in IT Services, Product development, Core Industries and Pharmaceutical companies. Management students were selected with a highest CTC of Rs.12.56 Lakhs per annum, Science students with Rs.7.5 Lakhs and Pharmacy students with Rs.3 lakhs per annum.
Two students were selected for Virtusa – International hiring with a salary of $45K per annum, Pega Systems selected two GITAMites with a salary of Rs.16 lakhs per annum, Federal Bank Rs.12.5 lakhs, Celigo Rs.11 lakhs, MTX Rs.10.4 lakhs, Amadeus Rs.9.3 lakhs, Intellipaat Rs.9 lakhs, DBS 8.5 lakhs, Accolite Digital Rs.8.4 lakhs, EA & Upgrad 8 lakhs each per annum. About 36 companies offered CTC of Rs.5 lakh packages and the average package is Rs.5 lakhs per annum.
New recruiters like Coforge, Granules India, ANZ Bank, DBS Bank, Turning Minds, High Radius, MSN Laboratories, Gland Pharma, Rainbow Hospitals etc. have also selected the GITAMites.
Wipro Elite recruited 150 students from GITAM Hyderabad Campus. Companies like TCS (118), Prodapt (88), Value momentum (72), Accenture (66), Mindtree (33), Musigma (25), Coforge (23), EN Hisecure (13), Tek Systems (10) Win Wire & Birla Soft (9 each), Amadeus (7), Nine leaps, Celigo & Bosh (6 each), TA Digital, Optum & EY GDS (5 each), Zenoti, Xoriant Nebula, SIG Overseas & DBS (4 each), Wiley-mthree, Titagarh Wagons, PK Global, NTT Data, Nalsoft, MTX, Invesco, HCL, Cognitivebotics & Accolite Digital (3 each), Vodafone Idea, Vem Technologies, Upgrad, Turing Minds, Rhym Tech, Keka, Harman Kardon, Face, Capgemini & Aptean (2 each) recruited students from GITAM Hyderabad.
Other companies like Tech Mahindra, Tata Technologies, Persistent, Pennar Industries, Omnicloud, Nslhub, Kaar Battalion, Infosys, Hitachi Vantara, Epam, Dextara, Byjus NI, BNP Paribas, Atos etc., visited GITAM and selected the budding engineers, managers and pharmacists as per their choice.
The Achievers’ Day Celebration began at 10.00 AM. In his message, the Chief Guest Dr. Srinivas Puppala, Head HR, Aragen Life Sciences (GVK Bio), said that money is important but skills and competences are more important than money. ‘If we invest in the skill development and competency enhancement money would flow or fallow you.
If you don’t upgrade on a continuous basis you go obsolete’ he cautioned. He said few tips to the students ‘to focus on career enhancement. Don’t stick to your job for a long time. Focus on how to enhance your career and improve communicative skills. Ask the question and clear the ambiguity.’ He congratulated the achievers and motivated others to always grab the opportunity which comes along the way to develop wholesome personalities.
Congratulating the achievers for their excellent accomplishments and the teaching fraternity for their indomitable endeavour in shaping the future of the students, Pro Vice-Chancellor Prof. N.Siva Prasad emphasized that people with clear purpose and goals succeed because they know the destination and they have clear direction. Earlier, Dr. Nathi Venu Kumar, Director, Career Guidance Cell, delivered the welcome address and Prof. M.Akka Lakshmi proposed the vote of thanks.
Shri DVVSR Varma, Resident Director, Prof. N.Seetaramaiah, Associate Director, School of Techno-logy, HoIs, HoDs of various departments, selected students and their parents also took part in this program.