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Cognizant offers a record 1820 jobs at VIT University - September 2011 - September 25, 2011

25th Sep 2011
News Type: General Placement News

Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

Placement News Description
Cognizant offers 1,820 jobs at VIT Vellore placements | A Limca Book of Records

VIT Vellore News Network
September 25, 2011

Cognizant Technology Solutions visited VIT Vellore - World Record

Cognizant Technology Solutions this year too had recruited as many as 1820 students, a number which is incredibly more than the last years 1643. Cognizant and VIT University had broken their own record of recruiting maximum number of students from one campus. Vellore based VIT University & Software services provider Cognizant Technology Solutions created history last year; and entered into Limca Book of Records. Cognizant recruited 1643 students from one single campus in Vellore of VIT University, highest any company had hired from one single campus.

In VIT, placements are like this always sees the history:
In 2008 batch 789 by TCS,
2009 batch 1075 by TCS,
2010 batch 803 by TCS,
2011 batch 1643 by Cognizant and now
2012 batch 1820 by Cognizant.

The campus placement season at VIT for 2012 batch started by end of July with visits from Dream Companies such as Amazon, EBay, Schneider, Thought works, Honda, Maruti, Tata Motors, Google, Netapp, VMware, Deloitte, National Instruments, Michelin, McKinsey, and Ashok Leyland. In VIT 201 students have found dream offers with salaries ranging from Rs.4.5 LPA to Rs.10.5 LPA. Flipkart, a software Company with a package of Rs.12.5 LPA would be visiting VIT this week for campus placements. Earlier, Deloitte created a record by recruiting 52 of our students with a CTC of Rs 4.63 LPA per annum, which is the highest number of campus recruitments done by Deloitte across the world.

Placement Process Detail:

Written Test:

Written test is conducted by Aspiring Minds which consists of 4 sections:--

1) English

2) General Aptitude

3) Programming concepts

4) Logical reasoning


There is 1 interviews round:

1) Technical

2) HR

Not much information can be gathered on the type of questions asked in the interview. Can someone from the readers updates about this in comment section.

For any kind of discrepancy feel free to post comments.

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Tags:Cognizant (CTS), Cognizant (CTS)Placement Procedure, Placements 2011 2012, VIT VELLORE placement 2011-12, VIT VELLORE
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