Training & Placement Cell - IIIT, Surat

Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Surat is an Institute of National Importance established under the Act of Parliament 2017, established by the Ministry of Education, Government of India in 2017 in the Public-Private-Partnership mode. The Institute currently offers B. Tech. degree in Computer Science and Engineering and Electronics and Communication Engineering. The admission to the Institute is through JEE(MAIN) held by the National Testing Agency. Admissions to the Institute are managed by CSAB via JoSAA. The students admitted to these programs are among the top 3 percentile of those who take the JEE MAIN test, ensuring a bar on the entry and a great talent pool.

The goal of Training & Placement Cell is to provide students with a platform for using their potential to gain valuable experience by working in industry, it also acts as the interface between various companies seeking talented young graduates and post graduates in various disciplines.

The Cell is well equipped with ample infrastructure in Terms of Test halls, Consultancy Hall, Conference Room, for Pre-Placement Talk, Presentations etc. and Computer labs for online tests also the cell has video conference facility available for the students.


The cell support departments to provide an internship for students in industries for 8 weeks at the end of 6th Semester and for 20 weeks during the 8th Semester as a part of academic.


All the reputed organizations including MNCs come to the Institute for campus recruitment. To achieve its goal, the Training & Placement Cell works towards recognizing the core competencies of students. It works through a close knot organization and has a structure which conveys information to the students at the fastest possible rate.

The Training & Placement Cell firmly believes in ‘Industry-Institute Interaction’. In order to accomplish ‘Industry-Institute Interaction’ both the department of CSE and ECE regularly organizes technical talks and seminars to provide a platform for the budding engineers to interact with professionals from various industries. It encourages visits to the industries by the college students. An industry internship programme has been started as an academic excellence which is supported by T&P Cell where students visit the industries on a regular basis. It also takes suggestions from members of industry regarding designing/changing of curriculum. The Institute has signed MOUs with many industrial organizations and industrial chambers. Technical paper presentation contests are held in collaboration with industries to discuss new developments and trends.

Additional Activities

In addition to the above-mentioned activities, the cell arranges expert lectures of Corporate Managers for Soft Skills Development for the students and faculty of the Institute. There are various Workshops and Seminars organised for the benefit of students regarding the latest trend and technology in the industry.