Placement Procedure & Policies

Placement Procedure:

  • The Placement Office (nodal point for placements & Internship at IIIT-D) sends invitations to companies/organizations along with relevant information.
  • Company/ Organization fills in a JAF (Job Announcement Form) containing details of the job offer (pay package, location, allowances and other bonuses). Along with the preferred dates of campus visit.
  • The duly filled JAFs should be sent to Placement Cell (
  • Placement Office allots dates to companies for campus interviews based on various details given by companies. The company/ organization confirms the dates with the Placement Office.
  • Companies visit the campus on the allotted date/s and conduct the selection process (PPT/tests and/or interviews) according to their recruitment process.
  • The company/ organization is required to furnish the final list of selected students on the same day of campus visit.
  • The company should hand over the duly signed hard copy of the final selection list to the placement cell.
  • In case the company is unable to declare the result on the same day, then the student is allowed to participate in other companies & the final status will depend upon who declares the result first.
  • The purview of the Placement Cell is restricted only to the offers made as part of the campus placement process.
  • The company shall provide the offer letters to the Placement office and not directly to the students.However, under all circumstances, a soft copy of all offer letters to be sent to the email ID -

* The Job Announcement Form provides the primary basis of communicating the details of the positions offered to the candidates. It is therefore, highly desirable that the Form is completed in all respects and it would be advantageous if it were accompanied by relevant company literature/JD.

Classification of Company - will be based on the brand, compensation, relationship & past record of recruitment at IIIT-Delhi

  • A+ Category: CTC  >= 10.5 Lacs per Annum
  • A Category:  6 Lacs < CTC <  =10 Lacs per Annum

**Companies are allotted dates based on the above parameters:

Job Offer for a student -

  • If a student's name appears on the final shortlist declared after the Company's process through the Placement Cell, then that would be considered as an Offer to the student.
  • A student will be out of campus placement process if he/she gets an offer from A+ Category Company.
  • The student is allowed to upgrade for an A to A+ Category.The upgradation is only allowed once in campus placement cycle. At no point, a student can not take two offers from the same category.
  • PPO Offer is considered as Job Offer; hence the same policy is applicable.

Student Eligibility:

All students graduating from the institute who have registered for the placement and match the eligibility criteria of CGPA>=6 for B.Tech and CGPA>=6.5 for M.Tech are eligible to participate in the placement and internship activities.

A student can participate in the placement process of a company subject to the following conditions:

  • The cell has confirmed his/her registration.
  • He/ She meets the requirements/eligibility criteria specified
    • By the company and
    • By the placement policy
  • Once a student is selected/ made an offer by A+ company ,he/she is out of the campus placement process.

Acceptance of an Offer:

Proper due-diligence should be done before formally accepting a job offer. It is the responsibility of the student to clear all doubts before acceptance.

  • Offer from A+ Category Company is deemed to be accepted & the student is out of campus placement process.
  • A deadline will be shared to the students to accept the offer. If he/she fails to do so, it shall be assumed that the offer has been accepted by him/her.
  • The placement cell will send an official confirmation mail to the companies regarding the acceptance in the month of March.
  • A student who has accepted the A+ category offer is expected to join on the given joining date. A student who has accepted the A category offer is expected to join on the given date & time unless & until he/she upgraded his/her offer from A to A+.
  • If a student does not join after he/she has accepted the offer a penalty will be imposed by the institute.

Non Acceptance due to Higher Studies:

  • If  a student does not accept an offer due pursuing higher studies (in India or Abroad),in this situation the student needs to inform the placement cell as soon as possible (latest by March end ) along with the letter/offer received by the university.
  • No penalty of any kind will be imposed, if the above is reported to the placement office in the defined time line.
  • If a student does not inform the Placement Cell regarding his/her decision in person and in writing within the declared time period, then it will be deemed as rejection of the offer & the penalty will be imposed.