The Training and Placement Department at CIT acts as a connecting hub between the industry and the students. The purpose of the Training and Placement department is to guide students to choose the right career and to give the knowledge to meet the requirements of the industry. The training and placement cell at CIT is headed by the Training and Placement Officer and the departmental staff members as the coordinators.


To groom students to achieve their career objectives through systematic training in soft skills and technical skills, expose to the corporate environment and enable them to secure jobs through campus placements.


  • To bridge the gap between industry expectations and students’ competencies through appropriate training.
  • To provide employment to all the final year students through campus placements.

Placement Drives


Training & Placement Officer

Dr. Muthanna K P

Training & Placement Officer (TPO)/ Associate Professor (MECH)
Mobile: 8971604232 / 7337754246
Email: /
Coorg Institute of Technology,
Ponnampet, Kodagu – 571216

Placement Statistics for the year 2021-2022 (Till Date)

Sl. No Company Name AssDesignation OnlineMode of Drive No. of Students Placed
1 TCS, Bangalore Assistant System Engineer Online 01
2 Happiest Mind Technologies, Bangalore Trainee Engineer Online 04
3 Bright Champ, Bangalore Coding Educator Online 02
4 Wipro, Bangalore Project Engineer Online 01
5 Byjus, Bangalore Business Development Associate Online 01
6 Byjus, Bangalore Academic Specialist Online 03
7 Clarivate, Bangalore Associate Software Engineer Online 01
8 Quest Global, Bangalore Engineer Trainee Online 03
9 Palle Technologies, Bangalore Trainee Online 03
10 Betsol, Bangalore Engineer Trainee Online 01
11 HCL, Bangalore Engineer Trainee Online 01
12 Elfonze Technologies, Bangalore IT Recruiter Offline 11
 13 JHY Techserve, Bangalore Engineer Trainee Offline 09
14 Rucha Engineers, Bangalore Engineer Trainee Offline 06
15 Sopra Steria, Chennai Engineer Trainee Online 01
16 Horizon Engineering, Oman Engineer Trainee Offline 04
17 Infosys, Bangalore Systems Engineer Online 02
18 Intellipaat, Bangalore Business Development Associate Online 04
19 Empulse, Bangalore Graduate Engineer Trainee Offline 14
20 Capgemini, Bangalore Analyst Online 02
21 Iopex Technologies, Bangalore Engineer Trainee Online 01
22 JBM Auto Ltd, Chennai Engineer Trainee Online 15
23 Volvo, Bangalore Associate Engineer Online 1


The department takes care of the following activities

  • Skill-gap identification and skill-based grading of students.
  • Training assessments and conducting mock interviews.
  • Pre-placement training and Career research analysis.
  • Career Guidance for higher education, entrepreneurial, and startup activities.
  • Corporate relationship for Industry Institution interaction such as enabling consultancy services, Tech-talk, Project-based learning, Industrial projects, Industry visits, In-plant training and Internships.
  • Identifying the prospective companies for recruiting the students through Campus Placements.
  • Apprising the students about the job description, eligibility criteria and selection process of the visiting company for campus recruitment.
  • Arranging recruitment drives in the campus, collecting feedback from the HR and continuous follow up with the company for onboarding.

Placement process at CIT

  • The Campus recruitment for the final year students starts from the month of August every year.
  • A calendar for the recruitment drives is released well before the commencement of the first drive.
  • Based on the calendar or schedule the drive dates along with eligibility criteria, Job Description, location, CTC and other details will be released through a circular.
  • Eligible & Interested students will register for the drive through online registration portal.
  • Registered students will be called for an orientation meeting to identify their readiness.
  • Based on the need boot camps would be arranged to train the students before the drive.
  • Finally, the recruitment drive will be initiated as per the company norms.
  • The results will be published after the completion of the drive.

Activities Conducted

  • An online webinar was organized by the Training and Placement department on the topic “Orientation program on UPSC Examinations” for the final year students of all branches on 22nd March 2021. Mr. S Premanand from Shankar IAS Academy Bengaluru was the resource person. The webinar was conducted to assist the aspirants to frame a proper plan to prepare for UPSC examinations. 
  • The department organized a two-day workshop on Industry Readiness for the third and final year students of all branches on the 17 and 18th of December 2021. Mr. Mohan Kumar, Practice head, Cloud Technologies, WIPRO Limited, and Prof. Sundaramurthy from Vemana Institute of Technology, Bangalore were the resource persons. The objective of the program was to make the students industry-ready by improving their skills.
  • The department organized a one-week Aptitude and Technical Training Program for the final year students of all branches from 3rd to 8th of January 2022. The training was given by our training partner Skillfact, Bengaluru.
  • The department organized a webinar on “How to make the right choice for a successful career, Career opportunities in Emerging Sectors, Industry 4.0”, in association with Kirloskar Group for all the final year students on 30th April 2022. The program was conducted to create awareness about career opportunities available for the students.
  • The Training and Placement department in association with the District Skill Development office, Madikeri and Naandi Foundation, Hyderabad had arranged a free online training on “Python programming and Soft skills” for the final year female candidates from 5th to 13th May 2022. Around 20 students attended this training program.