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4.5
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4.6
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4.7
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4.8
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Anurag Gupta | B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 3 Jun 2020
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4.2
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 3 Crowd & Campus Life 3 Value for Money 5
Our college provides great opportunities, but the hostel life is not that good.

Placements: About 85% of the students from our course got placed. The international highest salary package offered is 1.33 crore per annum, and the average salary package offered is 16.1 LPA, and the lowest salary package offered is 5.5 LPA. Top recruiting companies like Amazon, Flipkart, Apple, Microsoft, Oracle, Uber, Paypal, etc., visit our campus for placements. About 72% of the students from our course got an internship in companies like Samsung, Amazon, Flipkart, Microsoft, Tata, Visa, etc. Top roles ...

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Akshat Joshi | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 3 Jun 2020
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
I am proud to study at IITM.

Placements: The electrical engineering department enjoys excellent placement records. Many top recruiters in the core sector like Qualcomm, Nvidia, Texas Instruments and Micron Technologies recruit from here. Even many other tech giants like Adobe, Microsoft and Goldman Sachs recruit from the department. The lowest salary package offered was 7 LPA, and the average salary package offered in the 2018-19 placement season was 19 LPA, and the highest salary was 39 LPA in the same season. The overall placement pe...

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Saurav Kale | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 3 Jun 2020
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4.8
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
IIT Madras: heaven on earth.

Placements: 1. According to 2018-19 statistics, 127 out of 162 students who sat for placements we successfully placed. That is 78% . 2. The highest package: 39 Lacs, the lowest: 5.38 Lacs, median: 15.5 Lacs 3. Recruiters: Flipkart, Huawei, Intel, Cisco, IBM, Microsoft, Qualcomm, Samsung. The list goes on. 4. Top roles offered in my course: Digital Engineer, Data Scientist, Research Engineer, Software Engineer, Analog Engineer, Signal Processing NCG.

Infrastructure: Students have complete freedom to experiment. Wi-Fi is b...

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J Antonson | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 3 Jun 2020
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4.6
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
The lectures are very involving & thought-provoking. There is no curfew in hostels.

Placements: The percentage of placements were very high compared to any other institutions offering the same degree. Top recruiters include Intel, Qualcomm etc. Top roles offered are in the fields of Analog systems, and digital systems. A huge number of students pursue higher degrees.

Infrastructure: The classrooms, libraries and labs are well-equipped with no doubts. The lab staff and professors are very talented. The hostel is really good, with higher flexibility. There is no curfew in hostels which makes it unique from o...

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Jacqueline Elsa B ... | Integrated B.Tech. + M.Tech. in Engineering Design (Biomedical Engineering) - Batch of 2025
Reviewed on 6 Mar 2021
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4.4
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
You will have a really good campus life and good placements here.

Placements: The placement scenario is amazing here, even in this COVID-19 pandemic time. Our branch ranks third in campus placements, while CS is the first and EE is in the second position. The average salary package offered for our branch was 15 LPA in 2019-2020. We get compulsory internships which are mostly paid. There are non-paid internships also.

Infrastructure: The hostel facility is good enough here, and first-year students mostly get double or triple sharing rooms. Later, they will get single rooms. Rooms are not m...

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Vaishnavi Lakkalk ... | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2021
Reviewed on 3 Jun 2020
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4.8
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Review of IIT Madras - Indian Institute of Technology.

Placements: Placements in our branch are pretty good when compared to other branches. The average salary package offered is 18 LPa. Almost everyone gets placed here. I heard that the condition of placements in some branches is not so good. In the electrical engineering course, apart from non-core companies, about 15-20 core companies visit our college for placements.

Infrastructure: Wi-Fi facility is available almost all the time. I never faced a problem here. Our college provides facilities like a mess, library and hostel....

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Anand Ratna Maurya | Online B.Sc. in Programming and Data Science - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 18 Sep 2021
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Overall it is the best college.

Placements: This course is currently new in Madras which offers a B.Sc diploma and certificate in programming and data science. The average salary package offered was 3.5 LPA, and there is no maximum income limit. Top recruiters are IBM, Facebook, Infosys, Google, and Amazon.

Infrastructure: The infrastructure is very good, and it has Wi-Fi, a central library, and much more. Labs and classrooms are very good. There are medical facilities, good quality food, sports, games and many league matches in different sports.

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Anuj Jain | M.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering - Batch of 2019
Reviewed on 1 Jan 2021
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
IIT Madras is really a good institution for engineering.

Placements: Indian Institute of Technology is one of the best institute in India for engineering. It is best for B.Tech in Computer Science and for post-graduation also. 85 percent of students got placements in top companies like Microsoft, Uber, HCL, Capgemini. The minimum package is 7 Lacs per annum.

Infrastructure: As it is India's top institute the infrastructure is excellent. The campus consists of a library, sports complex, labs, cafeteria, gym and shuttle service, auditorium and convenience store. The campus has a gr...

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Laraib Hassan | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 22 Jun 2021
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
It is the NIRF 1 engineering college in India.

Placements: Placements in IIT Madras are very good compared to other colleges in India. Almost 95% of students in the electrical department who appeared for placements, got some decent jobs either in core companies or some tech companies. The highest salary offered last year was around 1.37 crores per annum. In the electrical department, the highest salary was around 36 LPA, the average salary was around 18 LPA, and the minimum salary was 8 LPA. Tech companies like Google, Microsoft, Amazon, etc., and core ...

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Rishav Ranjan | Integrated B.Tech. + M.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering (Mechanical Design) - Batch of 2025
Reviewed on 16 Aug 2021
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4.0
Placements 3 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
Now, we are not so satisfied because our studies are not going offline.

Placements: 90% students were placed last year. The highest package - 19 Lacs, Average package - 12 Lacs, the lowest package - 7 Lacs. 10% students got internship and most of the students didn't even applied. Robotic design engineer, Biomedical design engineer, Automobile design engineer.

Infrastructure: High-speed Wi-Fi, Proper Labs, AC Classrooms, 24 hrs library - these are the facilities to make the student's future as per their wantings. The facility of hostel is not too wealthy, Mess food is not up to taste, medical f...

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Priyanshu Dandotiya | B.Tech. in Civil Engineering - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 2 Aug 2021
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4.2
Placements 4 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Satisfied with the whole college and campus.

Placements: Product manager is one of the top roles offered in core companies, but the non-core companies offer roles in a lot of fields. One can apply for machine learning, data analyst, quality analyst, and software developer. In core, one gets chances for government jobs like UPSC, PSC, railway etc.

Infrastructure: The facilities in our hostel are pretty good. One can undoubtedly enjoy the hostel life as seen in movies, and the classrooms are much better than most of the colleges in India. We have the best classrooms in ...

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K C GOPA KUMAR | B.Tech. + M.Tech. in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering - Batch of 2017
Reviewed on 31 Dec 2020
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
It is one of the best parts of my life, which I would cherish for a lifetime.

Placements: More than 90% of the students from our course got placed. Remaining students either opted for higher studies or chose other careers like civil services, etc. Most of the companies are open for B.Tech and dual degree both in core and non-core areas. Those companies are JSW, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan Chase, American Express, Urban Ladder, etc.

Infrastructure: In terms of infrastructure, IIT Madras provides you with state of the art equipment and lab facilities to work. These are easily accessible to students round the clock to aid their research works. Hostels are decent with all the necessary facilities. The quality of the food served in the mess is decent with strict hygienic norms, but the taste is not great. However, nutrition standards are checked by authorities. A huge range of sports facilities ranging from gymkhana to tennis court are well ma...

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Sooraj Gopakumar | Discontinued (Sep 2022)- B.Tech. + M.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2017
Reviewed on 6 Jan 2021
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4.4
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 3 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Unparalleled college experience in India.

Placements: I did not sit in placements since I wanted to pursue entrepreneurship. Most students got placed during placements and got pretty satisfactory placements. I think the average for our class was around 11-12 Lacs per annum CTC. Around 10% of students opted out for higher studies.

Infrastructure: Facilities are the best in the country. All labs were well-equipped. There was unlimited internet connectivity in hostels and departments. Most of the campus has Wi-Fi now. Hostels can be better in terms of room size and cl...

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Anonymous | Discontinued (Sep 2022)- B.Tech. + M.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2017
Reviewed on 8 Jan 2021
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
I would recommend IIT Madras as the best destination if engineering is the passion you have.

Placements: Placements are really great and our college managed it very well. Almost 80% of the students got placed. Google Microsoft, TI, GE, Tata motors are some of the top core companies that visited the campus. The placements are not limited to core areas but also non core areas ranging from finance to consultancy.

Infrastructure: Facilities and infrastructure available for us were of top class. The lab facilities are accessible 24x7 to enable research work, Hostels are equipped with all necessary facilities to ensure a...

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Easwar Veeragandham | Integrated B.Tech. + M.Tech. in Engineering Design (Automotive Engineering) - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 28 Nov 2020
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4.6
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
One of the best course, very great faculty, high rate of placements every year.

Placements: Above 95 percent of the students were placed. The highest was 25 lakh and the lowest was 8 Lacs with an average of 15 Lacs. Top recruiting companies are L&T, Ashok Leyland, Bosch. Above 90 percent of students get internships in Bosch and other design companies. Role of designer is offered.

Infrastructure: The Wi-Fi inside the campus is very fast, the library is huge with all the required books. The labs are great. Hostel stay is great, very near to nature, the food is very healthy and hygienic. The canteen offer...

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Rahul airi | Online B.Sc. in Programming and Data Science - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 20 Aug 2021
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4.2
Placements 5 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
IIT Madras B.Sc Online Degree, without JEE.

Placements: Since the 1st batch has not passed yet so there is no information about placement. But IIT Madras have ensured the students that they will provide campus placement support. Data Science is an emerging industry and placement will not be an issue from IIT madras.

Infrastructure: The degree is the first-ever online B.Sc degree in the world. We have access to campus and libraries but all the classes are taken online. The course material is vast and informative on the IIT online degree website. Books and question ban...

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Saksham Sharma | B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 7 Sep 2019
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Absolutely satisfied because of the faculty, infrastructure, facilities, etc.

Placements: Indian Institute of Technology Madras, has very good placements scenario. All the leading tech companies visit the campus during placement season and offer both domestic and international roles to students. The average salary package offered was 10.5 LPA.

Infrastructure: IIT Madras has spacious classrooms for students with a good student-teacher ratio of around 80. All classrooms and the library are Wi-Fi enabled. Labs are also well equipped. Hostels are good with all major facilities such as sports, the interne...

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THARUN V | B.Tech. in Aerospace Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 2 Jul 2021
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4.4
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
Review of IIT Madras - Indian Institute of Technology.

Placements: More than 70% of the students got placed, and many students opt for higher studies. The highest salary package offered is around 30 LPA, and the lowest salary package offered is 6 LPA. Companies on the first day of placement are the top esteemed companies, namely Airbus, SpiceJet, Air India and many others. Almost 100% of the students got internships from the current passing out batch as it is mandatory for students to get internships in IITM before the start of the 7th semester. Students got ro...

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Ram Meena | B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering - Batch of 2022
Reviewed on 24 Jun 2021
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4.6
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
It is the best college to gain lot of knowledge in every field.

Placements: Our college has good reputation. Most of the students easily get placed from IITs. From IIT Madras, students also get placed in non-core jobs. Almost every student started to prepare for non-core jobs as a good number of companies are offering jobs in IT sectors. Core placements are less than non-core placements.

Infrastructure: Facilities and infrastructure of our college are topmost. The hostel has many facilities like indoor-outdoor games and music equipment spereratly for each hostel. Wi-Fi is available with...

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Saurabh meena | B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 14 Feb 2021
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4.4
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
Review of IIT Madras - Indian Institute of Technology.

Placements: I don't know much about placements. But all the best companies like Facebook, Google and Microsoft come here and pick many students. Last year, the highest package offered was 1.34 Crore per annum. The average package offered is 12 LPA. But for the CSE branch, the average package is 57 LPA.

Infrastructure: It's the best if you don't want to go for any other field except studies. The college has awesome faculty. It has the atmosphere for your mental growth, and it provides you with many chances for your career. E...

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