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Patna: “Students from Bihar have shown brilliant performance in academics and campus placements 2015,” said Chandigarh University (CU) spokesperson Ravi Sinha at a press conference at Patna. Sinha said be it the academic results at board examination, capturing top positions in university or campus recruitments by Multi-nationals, students from Bihar state have proved their mettle in every field.
Sinha said more than 240 students of Engineering, Management and Hotel Management from Bihar have managed to get 316 offer letters from top notch MNCs like Microsoft, IBM, Google, Amazon, Wipro, Cognizant, Bank of America and others during campus placements 2015, which is about 80% higher than the placements held in 2014. “ There are more than 42 students from Bihar like Parteek Sinha, a computer science engineering student from Muzzafarpur, who have been selected by multiple companies during campus placements,” he said.
Sinha said Parteek Sinha has been selected by four top notch MNCs like Wipro, Delloite, Mindtree and Cognizan while Mohd. Khaleed, another Computer Science Engineering student from Ara, has been selected by Delloite and Mindtree and another Electronics and Communication Engineering student Rajat Mishra from Bhagalpur has bagged placements in Hitachi and Samsung.
Chandigarh University, Sinha said, has formulated a special scholarship scheme for the meritorious students of Bihar so that they are rewarded for their performance at University and Board Examinations and are able to continue their studies and pursue higher education without any hassles. Announcing the details of Super Achiever Scholarship Scheme for meritorious students of Bihar, Sinha said that any 10+2 or Graduation passing-out student of any stream with 80% or above can apply for academic scholarship upto 100% at Chandigarh University.