NIT Rourkela Placements 2021: Highest & Average Salary Package, Top Companies ,

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NIT Rourkela placements 2021 are going on and over 841 offers have been made so far. As per the media reports, the highest and average packages offered till now during 2021 placement drive were INR 45 LPA and INR 9.36 LPA, respectively. A total of 256 recruiters participated in the placement drive 2021 from different sectors like software, manufacturing, electronics, finance, education, petroleum and construction, etc. Out of the total participated recruiters, over 84 recruiters offered 253 students the salary package of more than INR 10 LPA.

Further, over 211 students received internship offers from reputed companies like Microsoft, Barclays, Bajaj Auto, Citi Bank and Qualcomm. As per the report, the highest stipend offered by the recruiters stood at INR 1 lakh per month. The top recruiters of NIT Rourkela in 2021 included Amazon, Barclays, Siemens Gamesa, Citi Bank, Bajaj Auto, etc.  

Final Placements:

  • The highest salary package rose by 7.1% in 2021 when compared with 2020
  • The average salary package rose by 7% in 2021 when compared with 2020
  • The number of placements offers decreased by 7.4% in 2021 when compared with 2020

NIT Rourkela Placements 2021: Highlights

During the NIT Rourkela placements 2021 till now, over 256 recruiters participated, out of which 101 were first time recruiters. The highest salary package offered at NIT Rourkela stood at INR 45 LPA, which offered to 3 students. More highlights from NIT Rourkela placements 2021 are tabulated below:

Particulars

Statistics (2021)

No. of companies participated

256

New recruiters

101

No. of offers

841

Highest salary

INR 45 LPA

Average salary

INR 9.36 LPA

Highest recruiting sector

IT and Software

Highest recruiting department

Computer Science and Engineering

Top recruiters

Amazon, Barclays, Siemens Gamesa, Citi Bank, Bajaj Auto

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NIT Rourkela Placement Trends: 2019 vs 2020 vs 2021

In comparison to the previous two years, 2019 and 2020, an increasing trend was witnessed in NIT Rourkela placements 2021. The average salary has constantly increased from INR 7.42 LPA in 2019 to INR 9.36 LPA in 2021. Check out the below graph to check the trends observed in the highest and average salary packages offered in the past three years:

The number of placements offers at NIT Rourkela in 2021 saw a declining trend when compared with past two years viz., 2019 and 2020. In 2021, the number of placement offers was 841, which decreased by 7.4% when compared with 2020, and 15% when compared with 2019, respectively. Let’s take a look at the number of offers made during NIT Rourkela placements over the past three years in the infographic below:

The detailed NIT Rourkela placement trends observed during the past three academic years with respect to the number of placements and salaries offered is presented in the below-mentioned table:

Particulars

Statistics (2019)

Statistics (2020)

Statistics (2021)

No. of placement offers

988

909

841

Highest package

INR 40.63 LPA

INR 42 LPA

INR 45 LPA

Average package

INR 7.42 LPA

INR 8.75 LPA

INR 9.36 LPA

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NIT Rourkela Placements 2021: Sector-wise Statistics

According to the media report, the IT and software sector has emerged as the top sector so far, with 41% of total recruitment. While the remaining sectors include Core Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Manufacturing, Analytics and Consulting, BFSI, and Education. For more clarity on the percentage of students placed across different sectors, check out the pie chart below:

Note: In the above pie chart, ‘Others’ depicts Core Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Manufacturing, Analytics and Consulting, BFSI, and Education sectors.

NIT Rourkela Placements 2021: Department-wise Statistics

According to the report, the computer science and engineering departments received over 187 jobs, the highest among all other departments. As of now, 230 postgraduate students have received job offers. Further, UG students recorded 100% placements in the chemical engineering department, followed by computer science and electronics and communication engineering departments, with 98% placements. For more clarity on the percentage of students placed across all departments, check out the graph below:

The following table represents the department wise placement percentage of NIT Rourkela in 2021:

Department

Placement Percentage

Chemical Engineering

100%

Computer Science and Electronics & Communication Engineering

98%

Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering

92%

Electrical Engineering

88%

NIT Rourkela Placements 2021: Top Companies

As of now, over 256 recruiters participated in the placement drive 2021 from different sectors like software, manufacturing, electronics, finance, education, petroleum and construction, etc. The list of top recruiters during NIT Rourkela placements 2021 are presented below:

NIT Rourkela Top Companies

Amazon

Barclays

Siemens Gamesa

Citi Bank,

Bajaj Auto

Microsoft

KPMG

Reliance

Qualcomm

Infosys

IBM

Hyundai

NIT Rourkela Summer Internship Placements 2021 Batch

During NIT Rourkela summer internship placement 2021, various reputed companies participated and offered over 211 internships to the final year students. As per the report, the highest stipend offered by the recruiters stood at INR 1 lakh per month. Check the detailed insights related to NIT Rourkela summer internship placements 2021 from the table below:

Particulars

Statistics

Highest stipend

INR 1 lakh per month

No. of students offered internship

211

NIT Rourkela Alumni Placements: Domain-wise Split

Engineering is a popular domain among the alumni of NIT Rourkela with approximately 33% associated with it. Other popular fields to which the former students of the institute are associated include Education, Operations and Research with 15%, 14% and 12%, respectively. For more information refer to the below infographics:

Note: The domains under the ‘Others’ category include Business Development, IT, Human Resources, Media & Communication, Sales, Support, Research, consulting and Finance.

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Q. What was the highest package offered during NIT Rourkela placements 2021?

A. The highest package offered during NIT Rourkela placements 2021 till now stood at INR 45 LPA, which increased by 7.1% when compared with 2020.

Q. What was the average package offered during NIT Rourkela placements 2021?

A. The average package offered during NIT Rourkela placements 2021 till now stood at INR 9.36 LPA, which increased by 7% when compared with 2020.

Q. Who were the top recruiters of NIT Rourkela in the academic year 2020-21?

A. The top recruiters of NIT Rourkela in 2021 included Amazon, Barclays, Siemens Gamesa, Citi Bank, Bajaj Auto, etc.

Q. How many companies participated during the placement drive 2021 at NIT Rourkela?

A. During NIT Rourkela placement 2021, over 256 companies participated and offered various job roles to the students.

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Recruiting Companies

Accenture | Adobe | Amazon | CapGemini | Deloitte | Goldman Sachs | IBM | Infosys | Reliance Industries Limited

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Overall Placement Rating (Out of 5)

4.1

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Abhishek Mishra | B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering - 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
It is a good college. It is ranked 2nd in the top NITs.

Placements: We get to know about vehicle mechanics and dynamics, so most of our seniors are recruited in Tata, Mahindra, etc. Future study programmes are connected with this branch, which will provide extra knowledge and scholarship for higher studies.

Infrastructure: The hostel facility is the best. It has M. Visvesvaraya hostel. For the first-year students, the hostel facility is separate. In the final year, we get a single room each for our studies. The food served is one of the best in Rourkela, and it is of restaurant ...

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Koppisetti Veeren ... | B.Tech. in Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 15 Jul 2021
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4.0
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 4
Review of National Institute of Technology, Rourkela.

Placements: I am studying B.Tech in electronics and instrumentation engineering in NIT Rourkela. Around 70%-85% of students were placed according to our seniors. The highest salary package offered in our branch was 21 LPA, and the average salary package offered was around 6.3 LPA-7 LPA. Coco-Cola and Pepsico are some major companies which recruit EIE students.

Infrastructure: We joined here in 2020 December. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we were unable to visit the campus. However, according to our seniors, facilities and i...

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Sheshank Chandra | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 25 Sep 2021
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
It is a very good college. It has the best faculty members, placements and infrastructure.

Placements: I have been watching our seniors placements and internships. The training and placement cell is very good. I am hoping for a good placement for me. The internships are started early for our batch, and there is a very good success rate so far. Very good companies visit the campus for placements.

Infrastructure: Our college provides a good hostel facility. A variety of dishes are available for different students from north and south India. They maintain good neatness in hostel rooms. They clean the rooms every 2 d...

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Kanhaiya Soni | B.Tech. in Biomedical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 8 May 2021
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4.0
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 4
There is a really good teaching environment.

Placements: Biomedical laboratory technician, biomedical scientist, senior medical writer, medical sales director, principal investigator, pharmaceutical marketing manager, senior clinical research associate, senior medicinal chemist and tenure track professor of biomedicinal science are the roles offered for our course in our college.

Infrastructure: There is one hospital which serves medical facilities to the NIT. There are 3 grounds for sports, among which one is for cricket and one for hockey and football. There are bas...

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Gourav | B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 30 Mar 2021
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4.4
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
It has excellent infrastructure and good placements.

Placements: About 90 to 100% of students were placed from the CS department. The highest package offered was 42 LPA, the average package was around 15 LPA, and the lowest package was around 3.50 LPA. The top companies like Microsoft, Amazon, Bajaj, etc., come for recruitment in NIT Rourkela. Almost all the students got internships, on-campus and off-campus. Roles like software engineer, web developer, computer hardware engineer, computer system analyst, and many more are offered.

Infrastructure: Computer science department...

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Sonali Sahu | B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 23 Apr 2021
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4.6
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
A bit disappointed with online classes, but it is a great college to choose.

Placements: As much as I have heard, 80% of students got placed. The institute provides great opportunities for those who are consistent. The highest package offered till date is 42 Lacs per annum. Being a tier 1 college, you have great campus placement opportunities. For the computer science branch, the highest package offered is 18 Lacs per annum, and the lowest package is 6-7 lakhs per annum.

Infrastructure: The hostel infrastructure is great. The mess food is okay. Girls' hostels have high-speed internet facilities alon...

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Jyoti Prajapat | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 8 May 2021
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
We have all facilities comparable to top IITs.

Placements: Almost 85% of the students got placed in the last year. The highest salary package offered is around 15.08 LPA by IOCL, the lowest salary package offered is 8 LPA by KEC, and the average salary package offered is 7.5 LPA. Top recruiting companies are HPCL, IOCL, Bajaj, Tata, L&T, Acies Consulting and Analytics Quotient. Around 90% of the students got an internship in Tata, Bajaj, Odisha Electricity Board, etc. Roles offered are of officers, engineering trainees, software designers, data analysts...

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Jana Ramu | Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.) - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 28 Aug 2021
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
I am satisfied, and there is a scope for improvement.

Placements: Placements are fine here. About 30% of students get placed from our course. The highest salary package offered is 8 LPA, and the lowest salary package offered is 5 LPA. L&T and HCL are the top recruiters here. About 100% of students got internships in top companies. Architects are the top roles offered in our course.

Infrastructure: Good facilities and infrastructure are available for our course/department like Wi-Fi, labs, classrooms and library. Better quality facilities are provided in our hostel. The quality...

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Is there any racism with a student who cleared JEE Mains or VITEE in 3rd attempt in a college during placements?

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Prakhar Gupta

Beginner-Level 2

4 days ago

No, definitely not this case. This can't happen here because the faculty treats everyone equally.

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Ankit Kumar

Guide-Level 15

2 years ago

No, definitely not. The thing that matters is tat you cleared the exam and not the number of attempts that you gave. So, be calm and enjoy the next wonderful 4 years of life.

I want to know about the latest cutoff information for Master of Business Administration (MBA) at NIT Rourkela .

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Jyoti Kumari

Contributor-Level 7

a month ago

Candidates must have scored at least 60 percent marks or a CGPA of 6 on a scale of 10 from any AICTE recognized institute/university, IITs, NITs, and IIITs. The minimum percent marks are 55% in the case of SC/ST candidates in the qualifying degree.Merit list announcement: March 10, 2022Admission ...Candidates must have scored at least 60 percent marks or a CGPA of 6 on a scale of 10 from any AICTE recognized institute/university, IITs, NITs, and IIITs. The minimum percent marks are 55% in the case of SC/ST candidates in the qualifying degree.
Merit list announcement: March 10, 2022
Admission date: March 15 to March 31, 2022
https://www.shiksha.com/university/nit-rourkela-national-institute-of-technology-28530/course-master-of-business-administration-mba-191900

I got 60.61percintile inJEE main from ST category. Can I get biomedical engineering seat from NIT Rourkela?

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Piyush Tripathi

Guide-Level 12

a month ago

Use the siksha college predictor link to get real information. https://www.shiksha.com/engineering/jee-main-college-predictor.

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Arpit Dongre

Scholar-Level 16

2 years ago

I want to know about the latest cutoff information for M.Sc. In Life Science at NIT Rourkela.

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Karan Gupta

Beginner-Level 3

5 months ago

50k for general person.

Should I pursue CSC from IIIT Gwalior or ECE from NIT Rourkela?

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khushal .

Contributor-Level 6

2 months ago

It depends on your interest in ECE or It if you are not sure about it. I recommend you to go with ECE as around 70% of companies allows ECE students to sit in IT placements, moreover. ECE is also known as evergreen branch as you can apply for IES exam and private sector job doors are also open fo...It depends on your interest in ECE or It if you are not sure about it. I recommend you to go with ECE as around 70% of companies allows ECE students to sit in IT placements, moreover. ECE is also known as evergreen branch as you can apply for IES exam and private sector job doors are also open for you.

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