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CIR, Corporate and Industry Relations, one of the important centers of the campus, functions in coordination with the Directorate of CIR situated at the University head quarters at Ettimadai. CIR supports the students with the best career guidance and placement opportunities by closely working with many of the major corporates in India. CIR has succeeded in attracting several leading recruiters, resulting in 100% placements of MCA and MSc (CS) students of 2010-11 and 2011-12 batches.
Cutting Edge Training Programmes
CIR organizes innovative need based training programmes for the overall development of each and every student in the areas beyond academics, with a view to equip them with the skills which are indispensable in the corporate scenario. Training programmes essentially focus on General Aptitude and Soft Skills to ensure better suitability of the students for the corporate world. Soft Skills training is being imparted to all students of UG programmes on credit basis. The services of the Amrita Alumni (Amritians) working with reputed companies are being widely utilised to groom the students for corporate readiness.
CIR leverages its dynamic corporate relations to organise Industrial Visits, Seminars , Workshops and Live projects, which in turn enhances the industrial exposure and employability of the students. Besides training programmes to promote employability, CIR also facilitates training sessions for the students to face competitive exams like CAT, MAT, MCA Entrance Exams etc.
Corporates have time and again found the students of Amrita excelling in values, team work, leadership and technical skills rendering them readily acceptable during campus placements.
All the major corporates who have employed Amritians have acknowledged the value base that is inculcated in Amrita candidates, which renders them most suitable to the corporate role. What is most satisfying to Amrita is the feedback from employers about significant contributions of her Alumni in the domain area, the positive influence of their personal behaviour and attitude towards their profession as well as colleagues. It is perhaps, reflection of the richness of the academic ambience and the value system that Amrita has always provided to her students.
CIR facilitates certification in NGO Management offered by IGNOU and Tally ERP9 offered by Tally Solutions Pvt.Ltd. Certification programmes are organised in the campus for BBM and B.Com students who are benefitted.
Placement and Internship
Excellent academic coverage and individual attention are privileges earned at Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Mysore, which moulds a novice into a professional. Therefore, the industry always prefers a graduate from Amrita School over others. For the right candidate there is always a right job and internship waiting through our center for Corporate & Industry Relations (CIR).
Campus recruitment at Amrita, Mysore campus is being taken care by the Center for Corporate & Industry Relations [CIR]. CIR is attached to the Directorate of Corporate & Industry Relations located at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Ettimadai campus. The prime objectives of the CIR are to promote Corporate Relationships, Campus Placements, Internships, Employability Skill Development, Collaborative Research and Personal & Career Guidance.
Over the past several years, CIR could establish dynamic relationships with giants in the corporate sector resulting in the placements of students in their dream companies. The vibrant corporate relationship with the leaders in the industry has also facilitated the promotion of Internships, Guest lectures and Collaborative Research.
Computer Science, Commerce & Management, Visual Media & Sciences
|WIPRO||Chola MS General Insurance Co||Sundaram Finance|
|Equitas Bank||FNFI Academy||SSI|
|Target Corporation||Accenture||Cerner Health Care Pvt Ltd|
|Timken||ZOHO Corporation||Akamai Technologies|
|Atlas Healthcare Software||Incture Technologies||Standard Chartered Bank|
|ChargeBee||Bluerace Technologies||ETV Bharat|
|Galactic Medical Data Bank||i CAD||Kruxsoft Solutions (P) Ltd.|
|Promantia Global Consulting||Saksoft||RM Education|
|Speridian||Sanria Engineering||Q Spiders|
|Experion||Wiley mthree||Aspire Systems|
|ICU Medicals||Bridge i2i||Cenduit|
|BYJUS||Chola MS General Insurance Co||Sundaram Finance|
|Target Corporation||Federal Bank||E&Y GDS|
|EXL Services||RRA Corporate Services Ltd||KPMG|
|Flowers T V||Mathrubhumi T V||Apex Press and Publishing|
|The Hindu||Circuit 9||Chitranjali Studio|
|News 18||Naksha Builders||Zee Telugu Channel|
|Deccan Herald||Golden Photo Center||Solution Infiniti|
|Sakkath Studio||Sambrama TV||Your Quote Solutions Pt. Ltd.|
|JMDV Crystal Pictures||Oriental Ad Company||Central Studio|
|Indian TV||United Media Services||Pepper Interactive|
|Just Urbane Magazine||Jelitta Publicity||Merako Media Pvt. Ltd.|
|Saatchi and Saatchi Focus||BUD India||BUD Business Edge|
|TV 5||Yashtel||C V Groups|
|Austron Media Tech||Upasana Studio||Ugama Media|
|Suvarna News||TV 5 Kannada||Radio Station|
|TV 1 Kodagu||GSS Foundation||Radio Mattoli 90.04|
|Bamboo Events||Maya Films|
CIR has formulated a very effective Skill Development Program and is tied up with the best training partners in the country to promote the employability skill development of the students. Students are trained in the areas of Quantitative Aptitude, Logical and Reasoning Ability, Verbal Skills, Soft Skills and Technical Aptitude to ensure employability. CIR organizes guest lectures and workshops on emerging industry relevant topics to ensure corporate readiness of the students. CIR also organizes several online aptitude tests, mock interviews and group discussions to ascertain the placement of every student. The skill development programs organized by the CIR have resulted in excellent placements and Amrita, Mysore campus has recorded close to 100 percent placement across the past five years.
CIR organizes pool campus drives at Amrita, Mysore campus which not only promotes the campus placement of the students of Amrita but also the students from other government and private colleges in and around Mysore and far flung places like Hassan, Mandya, Gundlupet, Hunsur, Sagar, Srirangapatna, Coorg, Magadi and Chitraduga. Some of the major companies that conduct pool campus drives at Amrita, Mysore campus regularly are TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant, IBM, SAP Labs, CSS Corp, TESCO, Syntel, Unisys and Tech Mahindra. Highest salary received by MCA student of Amrita, Mysore campus is Rs 11 lakhs per annum [Texas Instruments], highest salary received by BCA student is Rs 3.33 lakhs per annum [Deloitte], highest salary received by BBM student is Rs 4.05 lakhs per annum [Godrej] and the highest salary received by B.Com student is Rs 3 lakhs per annum [Unisys].
Besides the massive placements of the students of Amrita, Mysore campus, CIR at Amrita, Mysore campus could facilitate the placements of over 1500 students from other colleges during the past five years through pool campus drives.
several aptitude tests and mock interviews organized by CIR has motivated us and installed confidence in us to secure placements in leading companies
Research Scholar and lecturer at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore says “The Support rendered by the school and CIR has resulted in the development of postive attitude which has enabled me to realize my potential to set higher goals in life”
Application developer Cognizant says. “The placement training provide by the school and CIR has helped us immensely in clearing the written test and to face the recruitment panel with ease and confidence.seminars workshops offered by senior students ,alumni and senior professionals from IT industry could empower us to project our candidature.
Senior software Engineer IBM says,”It has been a great learning time for us and we learnt a lot towards placements and personality development. the support provided by CIR and school has helped me in getting placed in one of the finest companies in world.
I am delighted to have been placed in Zoho Corporation during my tenure here as a student at Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Mysore. I am highly indebted to my teachers at the Department of Computer Science and the CIR department for leaving no stone unturned in making this a reality. The exemplary guidance I received here has provided me with a solid platform from which to launch my career.
Lecturer -Amrita University Mysuru campus, says”My six years of BCA and MCA at Amrita has provided me an invaluable and unforgettable experience in terms of leadership and event management skills,gaining confidence and developing right attitude all these with a touch of human values and a sense of selfless service inculcated.
“Being a student of Amrita for 5 years and then going to industry had no difference as any Amritian could fit in with ease because the syllabus here is so advanced. The rigourous placement trainings helped me to pass through the interviews and written tests. ”