Jorhat, April 13: The Assam Kaziranga University, Jorhat, in continuation of its vision of social commitment has been organizing different programmes for the benefit of the student community of the region. In keeping with this trend, this year also, the university has planned a series of placement drives at its campus for the fil year graduating students of the local colleges. As part of this series, on 10th April, 2015, Syntel Incorpation, the third largest IT service provider of the country and the largest KPO operating company in the world, has held their recruitment drive in the campus. With more than 180 participants from across 10 different nearby colleges, the drive was a huge success. After the day long selection processes, 12 students has been issued with the offer letters of placement in the prestigious organization.
It can be noted that Kaziranga University would be the first university in Assam who have initiated such campus placement drives for the students of other colleges as part of its social responsibility.
During the course of their visit to the campus, Mr. Anmol Dubey, the HR Mager and in-charge of recruitment team, addressed the students. The session deliberated on the employability qualities which the companies are looking for in the prospective candidates. The students also got insights into the ITES sector and various issues such as Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO) and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) activities.
Thus Syntel Incoporation, has become the first company to start such campus placement process this year, for the fil year graduating students of local colleges.
In the second round of the placement drive Hexaware Technologies Limited, an IT and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) service provider, renowned Multitionl (MNC) company visited Kaziranga University on 11th April 2015. The company boasts of 50 Fortune 500 companies as its client base, and net income close to 2856.03 million. After the pre placement talk of Hexaware Technologies the group HR head Mr. Jacob issued offer letters to the successful candidates.
Other companies which are expected in the next round within this month of the pool campus drive are Tata Consultancy Services and Indus Net Technologies. It is note-worthy that this year the university is witnessing better campus placement drive for its students, with more than 2 offers on an average being already extended to the postgraduate magement students.