Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras conducted the first session of its placement drive on Tuesday, December 1, 2020. According to reports, 123 offers were made in total by 22 companies in the first session. In spite of the COVID-19 situation Indian Institute of Technology Madras this year has higher offers than any preceding academic years. Last year, the institute was made 102 offers by 20 companies by the end of the first session of placements.
The companies which have offered employments for the students this academic year include Microsoft, Texas Instruments, Bajaj Auto, ISRO, Alphonso and Qualcomm. Phase one placements for IIT Madras are expected to continue until December 8, 2020 and the placements commence at 7 am every day and conclude by 2 PM. a total of 22 companies participated in the placements offering 43 jobs.
The second and final slot for the placements will be conducted between 4 PM and 11 PM Wednesday (2 December) with 24 companies with 48 profiles. The companies in the final slot of the placements include TSMC, KLA Tencor, GE, and Wipro.