* MBA branch this year got 125% placement
* Other streams including Hotel Management, Fashion Technology, Education etc saw
almost 100% placements
* Many of the students had pocketed more than one job offer
* Students got joining at head-quarters of different companies mainly at Bangalore, Pune,
New Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai and Gurgaon
Jalandhar: Having more than one job offer for placement with global super brands and industry leading different companies; LPU students of 2013 have already got the joining dates to their preferred companies. Many of them have already joined their duties at good salary packages, even up to Rs 7.75 Lakh per annum, and preferred main technology-hubs Bangalore, Pune, New Delhi, Hyderabad, Gurgaon and Chennai. After meticulous conduction of more than 150 on campus placement drives last session (2012-13) and selections made thereof; hundreds of LPU students from all streams have now started working with companies as per ranks and positions of their job profiles. Companies have also been furnishing positive feed-backs about students’ great doings at their job-places.
Ishfaq Shah who has joined Federal Bank as Probationary Officer, Prateek Singh (Software Engineer) HCL, Dinesh Soni (Medical Officer) Allengers, Shani Singh (Electrical Officer) Ceasefire, Kapil Kumar (Research Associate) Jubilant Chemsys hold: “Many of us had more than two job offers with us. However, our learning at our alma-mater has also taught us to choose the right course. So we have preferred to be engaged with globally sound companies. Moreover, our first appointments have brought great confidence in us, and it will definitely make us grow more and more. In fact, it is all in accordance to the guidance and motivation meted out to us by our LPU teachers. We assure all our well wishers at LPU and home that we will continue proving our worth to go on scaling further.”
Students have not only joined top companies but also NGOs, private and government sectors. These joining places are outshining establishments in the fields of information technology, bio-sciences, pharmacy, hospitality, architecture, automobiles, retails, consultancies, manufacturing, management, education, banking etc. In fact, LPU remained top recruitment spot for Federal Bank, Royal Bank of Scotland, HCL, Google, Microsoft, Indian Armed Forces, Asian Paints, Pepsi Co and many such others.
Congratulating the students, LPU Pro-Chancellor Ms Rashmi Mittal said: “It is really a moment of great pride to rejoice as well share that LPU’s hard working students have now started joining all top sectors.” Talking about the coming session 2013-14, Ms Mittal continued: “Connecting students with industry is a vital component of our next session’s placement program. Our team has already started visiting industry related top cities to talk to Industry giants for placement seminars, workshops and special events. This is going to pave a great way for our students as representatives from a variety of industry sectors, plus our well settled alumni will provide students an industrial insight. This will, in turn, foster excellence among students in regard to job placements, industry relations, and entrepreneurial activities. As such, we are anticipating that more brands will visit the campus in the coming session and our efforts will certainly bring better placement results in 2013-14.”