Placement & Internship Policies

Placement Procedure



Step 1. The Training & Placement Cell (nodal point for placements at IIT Ropar), assisted by student representatives, sends invitations to companies along with relevant information and documents – Placement Brochure, Job Announcement Form (JAF), etc.

Step 2. A company can also show  interest in recruiting IIT Ropar students by contacting T&P Cell, IIT Ropar by sending an email at, stating intent to visit IIT Ropar campus for recruitment. JAF can be downloaded from our website…

Step 3. After receiving filled in Job Announcement Form (JAF)1 and relevant information from a company T&P Cell will reply within 2-3 working days through email. The dates for campus interviews are allotted on the basis of information provided in JAF2. It is expected that correct and complete information is provided by companies in JAF.

Step 4. Suitable date for the Pre-Placement Talk (PPT) is decided by the discussions between the companies and the T&P Cell. After confirmation from the companies, students are notified of the PPT date.

Step 5. The companies visit IIT Ropar campus and conduct  PPT.

Step 6. The companies may also, if interested, conduct selections for summer internships of the pre-final year students during the placement drive. They are requested to send us the filled in Internship Notification Form (INF) which can be downloaded from our website…

Step 7. Interested students register for a particular company online through an internal website.

Step 8. Resumes/CVs of the applicants are made available to the companies for short listing.

Step 9. Companies are required to send the list of short listed students by email to the T&P Cell prior to the campus visit for final interviews.

Step 10. The companies visit the campus for placements on the allotted dates and conduct Group Discussions/Aptitude test/Technical test/Personal Interviews etc., as part of their preferred selection procedure.3<

Step 11. The companies are expected to furnish the final list of selected students on the same day after the selection procedure is completed.
1The JAF provides the primary basis of communicating the details of the positions offered by the company to the candidates. It is therefore, highly desirable that the form is completed in all respects.
2 The decision regarding the dates is on the discretion of the T&P cell. Companies are expected to strictly adhere to the time and online pokies dates slots allowed to them. Any change must be notified in advance.
3 Please note that the facility of video conferencing is available at the campus and can be availed for the purpose of interviewing candidates in case the company is unable to visit the campus.



Internships Internships and industrial training are known to be one of the most learning experiences in an undergraduate’s period of study. It is during this internship where students gain first exposure to the industry as their first step towards becoming a competent professional. At IIT Ropar, as a part of the curriculum, pre-final year students of the B.Tech. programme undergo at least 40 working days of compulsory summer internships in various leading organizations. Students are also exposed to latest industrial experience by regular industry visits. Second year students also gain valuable industrial exposure through internships in the industry. Students have been pursuing internships and projects in various national and international academic institutions and companies.

Summer Internship Organizations 2015

Amazon Development Centre Pvt. Ltd.

Microsoft India


Arista Networks

Saavn Media Pvt. Ltd.

TPF Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Institute for Development and Research in Banking Technology (IDRBT)

TT Consultants Pvt. Ltd.

UTrade Solutions

Entronics Technologies Chandigarh

Bharat Heavy Electrical Limited, Haridwar

NTPC Limited, New Delhi

Lucid Software

Punjab State Power Corporation Limited

Guru Gobind Singh Super Thermal Power Plant

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC)

Hero MotoCorp Ltd.

DCM Engineering Products


UIDAI, Chandigarh






TATA Power

Indian Register of Shipping



ONGC Mehsana

Harley Davidson, New Delhi

IISc Bangalore

École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada

S.N. Bose Scholars Program, USA

DAAD WISE Program, Germany

Viterbi-India Program, University of Southern California, USA

Chulalongkorn University Bangkok

University of Toledo, Ohio, USA

Mitacs, University of Alberta, Canada.

Ruhr-Universität Bochum Germany

University of Duisburg- Essen Germany