This year has proved to be very good for IIT Kharagpur graduates, as far as job placements go.
Reports the Indian Express:
IIT Kharagpur — now rated as one of the premier engineering colleges of the world — has not only placed 97 per cent of its students through campus interviews but has managed to top the other IITs of the country in the placement department for the season of 2005-2006.
At least 1,000 students who cleared their B-Tech and M-Tech at IIT-K have landed plum jobs in 2005. "Last year, IIT had placed 93.6 per cent of its students and the year before it was 80.5 per cent. Also, one big reason why IIT-K does better than its counterparts is that a student, once picked up by a company, has to join. Other IITs offer options," said Gautam Sinha, Professor in Charge, Placement…
The IIT Kharagpur Web site has a chart showing the placement statistics for the last few years.