Done with JEE (Main)? What next?
After keeping thousands of diligent students on pins and needles for months, finally the JEE Main concluded. Aspirants should be relaxed after their exams but they occupy themselves in browsing answer keys and searching for colleges they can apply to after this endeavor. They set their criteria and start narrowing down the list of colleges they may opt for. The youth doesn’t look for the college where they only get to study but a place where they can interact with variety of persona and keep imbibing qualities that are missing in them; they look for a place where their boundless energy could be channelized for 360⁰ development and for shaping their personalities. There is only one institute that successfully gets through all their filters and fits in all their criteria and that is the Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune (SIT).
SIT is a coveted institute which invites application through JEE main score besides its own entrance test. SIT, a constituent of Symbiosis International University was established in the year 2008, is ranked 19th among the top engineering institutes in India by India Today 2017 rankings and ranked 9th among emerging engineering college by India Today 2016. Also accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ Grade and has the highest package offered, recorded as a whopping 26 Lakh per annum. It currently offers B. Tech programmes in Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Information Technology and Mechanical Engineering. The institute endeavors to provide quality technical education in line with the requirements of today’s competitive industry and swift technical evolutions.
Keeping the holistic development at the core, the institute has put in place various student clubs/committees i.e. music & dance club, photography club, fine arts society, literary society etc. for the all-round development of students. SIT is one of the chosen few that has Google Club under Google Student Ambassador Program; which helps in technical and social development of students. It has a committee called EPIC to promote the entrepreneurial spirit and build a culture of innovation amongst students. To increase social awareness, it has Varsity care where students volunteer to help shape a better society. Students are not only engaged in the curriculum but also trained in liberal arts, performing arts, industrial history, human value and ethics and have the option of earning a special diploma in it from SIBM (Symbiosis Institute of Business and Management), Pune.
Teaching happens in the class but learning doesn’t end there. Students are roped in numerous projects and events which enhance their managerial skills, analytical thinking and team-work. Students are thrown in the industrial kiln for 6 months under the internship programme to mould them and make them fitting to the industry requirements. The institute doesn’t aim to produce only engineers; it has the intent to nurture students who will fuel the nation’s growth. To give shape to their ideology, the institute has international collaborations with numerous institutes like Nanyang Technological University Singapore, Ingolstadt University Germany, Purdue School of Engineering, IUPUI Indianapolis USA and Leibniz University Hannover, where they can avail a semester and broaden their global outlook.
After putting efforts and getting equipped with the relevant skills, things eventually boil down to how well my efforts for investing my time and money for four years will be rewarded. The institute has staggering records in terms of placements. A myriad of coveted organizations namely Google, Dell, Microsoft, Whirlpool, Zensoft, PwC, Force Motors, Directi, Alepo, IBM, KSB Pumps, John Deere, Sokrati, Veritas, Idea Cellular Ltd., Cadence, Decimal Point analytics, HCL, L&T infotech, Cummins India Ltd. and many more grace the premise of SIT in the placements season to cherry-pick the young talent.
Student can register for this institute by filling the online application form for admission through JEE and can communicate their score once the result is declared. Post score submission, candidate will be called for counselling based on merit. Date of counselling for general candidates is June 10, 2018 and for SC/ST/DA/KM candidates, it is June 8, 2018.