Established with a vision to be the role model of learning, research, innovation and sustainability for the knowledge society, the not-for-profit NIIT University (NU),has once again maintained a 100% placement track record (for those who opted) for all of their students. Over 700+ placements and industry partners participated in placement exercise. Students have been placed at renowned firms such as Airtel, Amazon, CISCO, HCL, IBM, TCS, Tech Mahindra, Zomato and many more.
Students graduating in new-age courses like Data Science and Cybersecurity have been placed in leading organizations like as IBM, PwC, EY, CISCO, TCS, Morgan Stanley among others, with an average pay package of6.67 LPA (Data science) and5.28 LPA (Cybersecurity).
In fact, recently, an NU Alum, Yash Vardhan, a data scientist with over 5 years of industry experience was honored by IBM for filing a patent on’Enhanced conversational bots processing.’
The curriculum at NU aims to prepare students for a future world of work by offering them with excellent industry opportunities.Every student under goes a 6-month industry internship to get more exposure into the real world of work. NU students have a track record of exceeding expectations and achieving their goals at work. In fact, despite the pandemic, the University placed a whopping 92% of students in their respective roles such as Software Developer, Data Specialist, Associate SW Engineer, Full Stack Developer, Information Security Engineer, etc.
To apply for the programmes at NU please visit: www.niituniversity.in
Prof.Rajesh Khanna, President, NIIT University said,“At NU, our aim is to channelize our students learning and help them express themselves. We focus on a learning pedagogy that teaches students to contribute back to the society. As one of NU’s core principles is to provide industry-aligned and research-driven education, all our courses have been designed to suit the industry needs and to supplement students with digital skills to meet the industry standards, guaranteeing that students receive challenging roles in organizations of their choice.”
Conceptualized as an institution of excellence, NU imparts education, firmly based on their four Core Principles of providing industry-linked, technology- based, research-driven and seamless education. NU is well poised for meeting the emerging needs of the knowledge economy through its focus on building strong industry linkages and a research-oriented approach. In the last semester of any NU program, a minimum of six months of Industry Practice (IP) is required. Many NU students have completed their IP in famous organizations both in India and abroad.