Career paths become a significant ‘ever-present’ factor, especially in the latter part of an IITian’s life, with the undeniable grab for placements and university admissions. Here are the from our series of our career related questions:
There was overall contentment in the career lines chosen with 55.2% correspondents were happy while about 5.5% went for the pay scale
A majority of the students plan to take examinations for higher studies with the most popular choices being CAT & GRE. Any extra knowledge never hurt nobody after all!
While more than 70% correspondents were placed within the homeland, about one-sixth went to the USA, with almost double the number wishing to be posted there to begin with
The Metro cities have been flooded with IIT Bombay students with about 75% correspondents flying to either Delhi or Bengaluru or staying in Mumbai itself; there was also an exodus to small cities, towns and villages attracting about 10% respondents
Only 31% of the students said that the core opportunities available were enough while about 25% found them to be lacking
Internships garnered an overall positive response with more than 83% correspondents claiming that they played a role in them choosing their career paths