Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Sept. 23:
IT major Infosys has recruited 603 out of 1293 eligible students from the Institute of Technical Education and Research (ITER), the faculty of engineering of the SOA University in Odisha, registering a record conversion ratio in campus recruitment for the company in the entire country this year, according to University sources.
Infosys had never recruited so many students in a campus recruitment from any institute in the eastern region, company sources said.
Prior to this, another IT major Wipro had also recruited 380 out of 1230 eligible students from ITER, the conversion ratio of which was also the highest for the eastern region.
Out of the 1230 eligible students, 542 had appeared in the interview out of which 380 students were recruited, said Dr Raj Kumar Hota, additional dean and placement in-charge of ITER.