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IT hiring at 10-year low, Infosys takes campus hires as interns

They'll be paid a stipend and assessed before taken on payrolls as it faces worst growth in a decade

Ayan Pramanik  |  Bengaluru 

India’s second largest software exporter Infosys Ltd is offering paid internship to campus hires before taking them on rolls, a move that that would impact new jobs across the IT sector when hiring by technology services companies is already at a ten-year low.  "To clarify, the internship programme is over and above the campus hiring and training that we undertake," an Infosys spokesperson said on Friday. The Indian technology services sector is facing its worst growth period in close to a decade as they see clients reducing budgets on traditional ...

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First Published: Fri, December 23 2016. 09:02 IST
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