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Placements : Placement for core branches like mechanical, electrical and civil are average or can say below average. Very few core companies visit the campus this year. Although you will get chances to sit in software companies like TCS, IBM, Capgemini and many more. Most of the students from my batch were placed in Byjus, Amazon, Edutech etc for the position of business development executive and customer and seller support.
Core companies like Leighton India, Hyundai, TDI Infrastructure hired very few students. This university is the best for CSE and IT placements. More than 70 IT companies visit this campus this academic session. Salary ranging from a minimum of Rs 2.5 lakh to Rs 18 lakh per annum. Some premium companies like SAP, Flipkart, Oracle and Adobe also visit this campus for pool recruitments.
Infrastructure : The campus is in the IT hub of Kolkata. It has a high-tech campus with modern computer labs maintained by TCS and SAP NextGen Labs, Big Mechanical workshop, a Wi-Fi enabled campus, although, you won’t get the passwords and a lecture theatre, the infrastructure is world class. Apart from this, the university has a big library with a good collection of books. A first aid corner is available just next to the canteen.
This university has India’s best food tech lab. You won’t get hostels within the campus but you have to stay in PGs.
PGs are easily available at a walking distance from the campus. Playgrounds are very small because the university has limited space for its infrastructure.
But overall, you will enjoy here.
Faculty : Most of the faculty members are PhD holders from IIT Kharagpur and Jadavpur University. Guest faculty members are also available from various NITs. Teaching method is mostly PPT based.
You will get a huge exposure to extra-curricular activities like dance events, coding, literature club, sports etc.
I’m not sure about the faculty-student ratio, but it will be very close to 1:40. Industrial exposure is great, you will get industrial training in the summer vacations arranged by the university itself.
You may also get chances for a student exchange program by Indo Euro Syn which is a premium program by Techno India University in association with some German University.
Other : ESD (Entrepreneurship Skill Development) is the trademark of this University under which each student has to work on a project having entrepreneurship potential in each semester and it has 2 credits as well.
TIU has its own startup cell which helps students having startup ideas.