Tag: IIT

Samsung announces plan to hire 1000 engineers across India

With an aim to strengthen its focus on innovation and new-age technology, Samsung is planning to hire 1000+ engineers for its research and development...

AdmitKard to expand team of 150 by 66% in 4 months

AdmitKard, the edtech startup, which simplifies access to higher education opportunities, is on an aggressive hiring spree. It plans to onboard around 100 employees,...

TresVista to hire 150+ in 3 months, in Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore

TresVista, the global outsourcing firm, is looking to expand its research and investment department by about 150 plus, over the next three month. The...

IIT-Delhi to set up office of D&I, appoint Dean – D&I

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi is gearing to establish a diversity & inclusion (D&I) office on campus with the objective of making...

How Bizongo is democratising executive coaching

Bizongo, an early startup co-founded by three IIT pass outs, providing supply chain technology, has initiated a leadership development programme, to harness the power...

$1 mn in funds for Wishup

Wishup, the 6-year old remote employee platform, received a funding of one million dollars from Orios Venture Partners. The startup will use this capital...

Testbook to tie up with universities and IITs for job-prep programme

Testbook.com, the Indian government job preparation ed-tech platform, will now offer a 360-degree ‘’Skilled Campus Programme’ for students, across over 50 universities and colleges,...

2,500 to be hired by RBEI from campuses in 2021

Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions (RBEI), is looking to expand its India workforce by 2,500 in 2021. The biggest offshore development centre for...

35% hike in packages offered at IITs this placement season

Contrary to expectations, despite the ongoing pandemic, almost 60 per cent of the students who participated in the placement drives at the older Indian...

Day 1 of IIT placements-130 job offers, 276 PPOs for Kharagpur

Online placements have begun across the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) in the country. On day one of the drive at IIT Kharagpur, final...

EY India strengthens digital offerings,acquires AI-startup, Spotmentor Technologies

EY India, the global IT consulting firm, has acquired Spotmentor, a Gurugram-based tech startup, launched by four IIT alumni. The acquisition will help EY...

Job offers made to IIT, IIM students getting revoked

It wasn’t long ago that successful campus interviews at the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs), had happy...

Axis Bank to hire from IITs, ISB and National Institute of...

Recently, about 15000 employees quit the Bank being unable to cope with the pressure and changes post digitisation. Axis Bank was struggling with attrition, with...

IIT-Kharagpur bags record placement offers in the first phase

During the first phase of its placement season, the career development centre at the Kharagpur campus of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-KGP) reached...

IIT Madras students receive 102 job offers

Almost 20 companies participated at the start of the placement season at IIT Madras. About 102 offers have been made to students till now,...

Skillate raises $1M in Pre Series A round funding

Skillate, the tech startup, recently raised $1 million in a pre-series A funding from a host of angel investors, such as Mynavi Corporation, Incubate...

Dearth of teaching staff at IITs and NITs

According to the Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry, the engineering institutions of the country including the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the National...

Cognizant will hike remuneration of entry-level engineers in India

American multinational IT services provider, Cognizant, is expected to hike the pay packages of its entry-level engineers in India by about 18 per cent....

IITs overtake IIMs in MHRD ranking of national institutes

The institutions are evaluated on parameters, such as ‘teaching, learning and resources’, ‘research and professional practices’, ‘graduation outcomes’, ‘outreach and inclusivity’, and ‘perception’.

Change brain drain to brain gain: Government

1000 students to be offered attractive fellowships and direct admission to PhD programmes in the IITs and IISc, to encourage indigenous research addressing national priorities.

Paytm Mall bets big on IITs for hiring

The mobile commerce platform plans to hire 150 engineers and management graduates from top Indian institutes, to strengthen its technology and business teams.

Faculties at IITs to hold protest over delay in pay revision

A salary revision recommended months ago, is yet to be implemented.

Monthly scholarship for PhD scholars in IITs and IISc increased to...

The aim is to develop and retain talent in India.

IITs, IIMs start global hunt for best faculty

There is acute shortage of teachers at IITs and IIMs.

Student wellness programmes in IITs now

The programmes aim to relieve unnecessary and imaginary stress elements.

Four Indian institutions receive Accenture research grant

The grant is to promote greater R&D collaboration and accelerate pace of innovation.

Employee strikes in European countries

On January 25, 2023, at Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER), all passenger flights were canceled as airport staff walked out because of a dispute over...

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Nationwide protest on Feb 23 warns national union of railways

The national unions of rail workers, along with other central government employees, have announced plans to hold nationwide protests on February 23 to address...

Godrej announces plans to hire 800-1000 employees in 2023

Godrej Properties, a leading real estate developer, has announced plans to hire 800-1,000 employees in 2023 as part of its robust land acquisition pipeline....

‘Employer cannot impose COVID-19 vaccination’: Delhi HC

Much to the relief of a government school lecturer, the Delhi High Court ruled that no employer can force an employee to get vaccinated...

Unions want OPS restored, Raghuram Rajan says, ‘not a good idea’

While various employee unions of Central and state governments are threatening to agitate if the old pension scheme is not restored, Raghuram Rajan, former...

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“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...