15 December 2020 11:34:20 IST

Sastra University students get 2,300 job offers despite Covid

70 campus recruiters; maximum salary in the virtual placement drive was ₹27 lakh

The students of Sastra get 2,300 job offers by 70 campus recruiters in an online placement drive in the last two months. The maximum salary was ₹27 lakh per anumn and over 1,500 students walked away with unique placements. Leading recruiters includeAmazon, PayPal, Cisco, Oracle, Morgan Stanley, Deloitte, IBM, TCS, Infosys, CTS, Wipro, HP, Mindtree, CapGemini, Accenture, GE, and Ford, among others.

Over 500 students received multiple offers. In an effort to prepare students for campus recruitment, a 14-day pre-placement training was organised free of cost. “Sastra’s merit seems to be the job vaccine during this Covid’ian campus recruitment that has provided students the much needed immunity against unemployment and a comforting relief during the heavy cyclonic job rains at Sastra” said Dr V Badrinath, Dean, Sastra University.