IIT Kanpur tops the tech school survey

DQW Bureau
New Update


IIT Kanpur has bagged the honor of being the number one engineering college

in the country on the basis of place-ment, infrastructure, intellec-tual capital

and industry inter-face. According to the DQ-IDC-NASSCOM survey of best tech

schools in India, IIT-Kanpur is followed by its counterparts in Mumbai, Chennai

and Kharag-pur among the top 20 in the list of 116 engineering colleges across

the country that took part in the survey.

According to the press rele-ase, the rest in top 10 include IT BHU, Thapar

Institute of Engineering & Technology and Netaji Subhas Institute of

Technology. Some 'perceived' heavyweights like BITS Pilani and DCE have got

knocked out of the top 10 list, while IIT Delhi decided not to particip-ate for

some internal reasons.

The release further states that placements in these engineering institutes

have seen a general upturn with the salary increase of 10 percent -15 percent

over last year. IT majors Like Infosys, Wipro and TCS are the top recruiters and

in some colleges they have recruited over 100 students by themselves.

(CyberMedia News)