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IITs don't want recruiters to bypass placement process while hiring

Early access to PSU recruiters to continue; institute see rising demand for machine learning, automation and data analytics from hirers

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Vinay Umarji Ahmedabad
With instances of recruiters hiring students by reaching out directly or through other channels in the past, the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) have decided to take a stand against the pratice this year. Ahead of the final placement process, the All IITs' Placement Committee (AIPC) in its meeting on Friday has decided to insist recruiters hire only through the placement offices.

"There have been instances where recruiters come and hire through informal ways or by contacting students directly. We do not want that. We want to communicate to the recruiters that all companies should come for hiring through the

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First Published: Sep 28 2018 | 9:12 PM IST

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