Kanwar Bajneek, a computer science student of Birla Institute of Technology (BITS), Hyderabad, bagged a whopping Rs 42.9 lakh per annum job offered by Epic System, a US-based company. He will be placed in Wisconsin, US, and will work as a software developer.
BITS, Hyderabad campus was established four years ago and its first batch of engineering students will pass out this June. About 80 per cent of the first batch of students had secured placements with an average pay package of Rs 7 lakh per annum. A total of 353 students from the first batch of the institute sat for the placements which run through two semesters.
Over 70 companies, including Microsoft, Morgan Stanley, Nvidia, Computer Associates, Samsung, Honda, Shapoorji Pallonji, Chrysler, Deloitte, MicroSemi, L&T, Google, Polaris, Polycom and Zuari Industries, visited the BITS Hyderabad campus for recruitments.