Training & Placements

Recognizing the complexity of the career planning process and the myriad of options available to graduates, the Department of Training & Placement conducts programmes that offer various services to meet the professional development needs of students. The department partners with students in the process of career management. This starts with self assessment and leads to identifying a career that meets individual goals. Throughout the year, senior executives and alumni from a variety of business participate in scheduled informal discussions on industry and career trends. Representatives share practical advice and insights gained from their own backgrounds and experiences.

The uniqueness of the training curriculum is that the programme is meticulously planned with a structured and progressive syllabus that facilitates holistic development of the students' personality.

Activities of the department are:

  1. Developing verbal and non-verbal communications
  2. Enhancing public speaking skills
  3. Imparting personality improvement through in-house and external expert faculty Programme
  4. Programs Providing career guidance
  5. Administering aptitude and psychological tests
  6. Conducting group discussions and mock interview practice sessions
  7. Organizing entrepreneurship promotion programmes
  8. Arranging in-plant training and obtaining project work from industries
  9. Assisting for GRE, GMAT and GATE in a simulated environment
  10. Arranging on and off campus recruitments

Some Proud Employers of SASTRA Graduates

  • ABN Amro
  • Accenture
  • Advent Net Development Centre India Pvt. Ltd.
  • AEC Controls Pvt. Ltd.
  • Aeronautical Development Agency
  • Alcatel
  • American Megatrends India Pvt. Ltd.
  • Anabond Ltd.
  • Arkin Systems (P) Ltd.
  • Areva
  • Ashok Leyland Ltd.
  • Bharti Televentures Ltd.
  • B.H.E.L
  • Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
  • Biocon
  • Brakes India Ltd.
  • Capgemini
  • Caritor Caterpillar India Pvt. Ltd.
  • Chemplast Sanmar Ltd.
  • Chemtex Engineering India Ltd.
  • Chipquest, VLSI Development Centre
  • Citicorp
  • City Union Bank
  • Coats Viella Ltd.
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions Ltd.
  • Complete Business Solutions (India) Ltd., (CBSI)
  • Dohler Flavourade Pvt. Ltd.
  • ECIL
  • EdNet Global Consulting Ltd.
  • Electronics Data Systems Enercon . India Pvt. Ltd.
  • Energy Solutions International Ltd.
  • Escorts Ltd.
  • FAL Industries Ltd.
  • HCL Technologies Ltd.
  • Hindustan Motors Ltd.
  • Honeywell
  • HTC Global Services
  • Neycer Ceramics
  • Numaligarh Refinery Limited
  • Oracle India Ltd.
  • Petro Araldite Pvt. Ltd.
  • Philips India Ltd.
  • Polaris Software Lab Ltd.
  • Premier Auto Electric Ltd.
  • Premier Evolvics Pvt. Ltd.
  • Ramco Cements
  • Ramco Systems
  • Ranbaxy Chemicals
  • Reliance Petrochemicals
  • Sanmar Engineering Corporation
  • Sartorious
  • Satyam Computers Ltd.
  • Seshasayee Paper & Boards Pvt. Ltd.
  • Shahsun Chemicals Ltd.
  • Silver Software Systems (Asia) Pvt. Ltd.
  • Silverline Technologies
  • SIPCOT Complex
  • Sobha Developers Pvt. Ltd.
  • Software Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
  • Huawei Technologies India Pvt. Ltd.
  • Hyundai Motor India Ltd.
  • IBM Corporation
  • I-Flex Solutions
  • i-Gate
  • i-Nautix
  • IDEA
  • Indian Cements Ltd.
  • Indian Airlines
  • Infosys Technologies Ltd.
  • Intel Inc.
  • Interface Embedded Systems Ltd.
  • IVTL Technologies Ltd.
  • J. K. Pharma Chemical Ltd.
  • Jacobs H & G Pvt. Ltd.
  • JET Airways
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Juniper Networks
  • KALISRP Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
  • Kanbay S/W (I) Pvt. Ltd.
  • Kerbs Biochemicals Ltd.
  • Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
  • Lister Technologies
  • L & T Infotech
  • Lucas TVS Ltd.
  • 'L' Cube Innovative Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
  • Madras Aluminium Company (MALCO)
  • Madras Fertilizer Ltd.
  • Madras Homeo Laboratories
  • Mahindra & Mahindra
  • Manali Petrochemicals Ltd.
  • Maruti Udyog Ltd.
  • Mascon Global Systems Ltd.
  • MICO
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • NALCO India Ltd.
  • National Centre for Software Tech.
  • Netel Chromatographs
  • Newgen Software Technologies Ltd.
  • Sonata Software
  • SPIC Ltd.
  • SRA Systems Ltd.
  • Standard Charted
  • Sterling Auxillaries Ltd.
  • Sterlite Industries Ltd.
  • Strides Arco Labs
  • Sun Industrial Automation & Solutions (SIAS)
  • Sundaram Brakelings Ltd.
  • Sundaram Clayton Ltd.
  • Tata Consultancy Services
  • Tata Elxsi
  • Thirumalai Chemicals
  • TI Diamond Chain Ltd.
  • Toshibro Pvt. Ltd.
  • Trigent Software Ltd.
  • TVS Electronics Ltd.
  • TVS Motor Company
  • US Technology
  • West Coast Paper Mills Ltd.
  • Wipro Technologies Ltd.

A majority of the students, who do not join companies for employment, proceed for higher studies either in India or abroad. Some of the Universities that are proud hosts of the SASTRA graduates are:

  • Arizona State University, U.S.A.
  • Asian Institute of Management, Manila
  • California Institute of Technology, U.S.A.
  • Carnegie Mellon University, U.S.A.
  • Dartmouth University
  • Drexel University, U.S.A.
  • Duke University, U.S.A.
  • Georgia Institute of Technology, U.S.A.
  • Indiana University, U.S.A.
  • Liverpool John Moores University, U.K.
  • NTU, Singapore.
  • University of South Carolina, U.S.A.
  • University of Southern California, U.S.A.
  • University of Texas at Austin, U.S.A.
  • NUS, Singapore
  • Oklahama State University, U.S.A.
  • Oregon State University, U.S.A.
  • State University of NY, U.S.A.
  • Syracuse University, U.S.A.
  • Temple University, U.S.A.
  • University of Florida, U.S.A.
  • University of Tennessee, U.S.A.
  • University of Illinois, U.S.A.
  • University of California, U.S.A.
  • University of Massachusetts, U.S.A.
  • University of Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
  • University of Texas at Dallas, U.S.A.
  • University of Virginia. U.S.A
  • Virginia Tech. University, U.S.A.


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