Pre-placement offers have increased by more than 50% this year at IIT Kharagpur, an institute official said today.
Compared to 92 such offers last year, IIT students have so far got 142 pre-placement offers (PPOs) this season, said Prof S K Barai, Chairman of Career Development Center at the IIT.
The number of companies making PPOs has also crossed hundred this year, he said, adding that students went for internship in areas of core engineering, IT and finance.
The highest package offered till now is Rs 25 lakh, according to him.
Placement session will begin from December.