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PEC Chandigarh Placements Report and Internship Statistics (B.Tech)

Last updated on August 30th, 2021

PEC Chandigarh is one of the top engineering colleges in India that accepts admissions on the basis of JEE Main. It is one of the oldest institutes and was founded in 1921. This institute basically focuses on applied sciences, engineering and technology. From the previous year, PEC Chandigarh Placements has seen an increase of 28.05 percent in the total number of placement offers this year.

  • In the previous year, placements offered by the companies were around 360 but this year it has been increased to 461.
  • PEC Chandigarh Average salary per annum also saw a growth of 8.5 percent from last year. Last year it was INR 9.4 lakh but this year it is recorded at INR 10.2 lakh.
  • The pre-final year students of this institute undergo a semester long internship in leading organizations. The duration of this internship is 16 weeks to maximum 24 weeks. These internships keep the students well informed about the current scenarios in the industries.

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PEC Chandigarh Placements Highlights 2020

Total Companies Participated 143
Students Registered for Placement 619
Pre Placement Offers 89
Highest CTC/Package INR 42 LPA
Average CTC/Package INR 10 LPA
Total placement offers 461
Highest internship stipend INR 1.5 LPA
Total Number of Internships Offered More than 75 companies

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PEC Chandigarh Placements Statistics

Year 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20
Eligible Students 415 453 653
Total Offers 369 360 461
Highest Package (in LPA) 43 36 14
Average Package (in LPA) 37.0 42.0 42.0
PPOs 66 83 89

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PEC Chandigarh Placements: Department-wise

Punjab Engineering College provides their students a platform to present their skill-set and companies to recruit the potential leaders of tomorrow.

  • To prepare a student for the placement drive, PEC Chandigarh arranges some preparation workshops and sessions for the students.
  • This year the eligibility criterion of minimum cut-off for the eligibility in placement has been also removed.
  • From the previous year, Punjab Engineering College has seen an increase of 28.05 percent increase in the total number of placement offers this year.
  • In the previous year, placements offered by the companies were around 360 but this year it has been increased to 461.
  • 145 companies participated this year.
  • Average salary per annum also saw a growth of 8.5 percent from last year. Last year it was INR9.4 lakh but this year it is recorded at INR10.2 lakh.
  • Pre-Placement Offers also increased from 83 to 89, which show a positive growth of 7.2 percent this year.

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Branch Highest Average Median
Aeronautics 9.0 6.9 7.0
CSE 42.0 14.6 13.3
Civil 17.5 6.7 5.9
ECE 42.0 11.7 10.5
Electrical 20.3 9.1 8.0
Mechanical 17.5 7.6 6.5
M & M 14.0 6.1 5.9
Production 14.0 7.5 7.0
Selections based on different Profiles
Analytics 13%
Coding 44%
Consulting 10%
Core 25%
Finance 2%
Operations 6%

Number of Students Placed in last 3 years

Year: 2015-16

Branch Total Eligible Placed
Aero 14 11 04
CSE 32 27 26
Civil 53 40 30
E & EC 68 60 50
Elect 59 51 47
IT 31 27 29
Mech 67 55 47
Mett 27 20 15
Production 18 16 12

Year: 2016-17

Branch Total Eligible Placed
Aero 17 15 04
CSE 63 55 51
Civil 56 45 24
E & EC 68 60 48
Elect 60 45 38
IT 0 0 0
Mech 67 57 51
Mett 37 32 20
Production 27 22 15

Year: 2017-18

Branch Total Eligible Placed
Aero 33 25 16
CSE 86 68 75
Civil 69 58 48
E & EC 84 70 59
Elect 72 62 55
IT 0 0 0
Mech 83 66 57
Mett 48 36 34
Production 31 30 22

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CTC Details of Previous years

Year Highest Package(LPA) Median Package(LPA) Lowest Package(LPA)
2015-16 27.00 5.80 3.13
2016-17 27.00 6.30 3.25
2017-18 34.00 3.50 3.25

Number of PPOs received in Last 4 years

Year PPOs
2015-16 26
2016-17 46
2017-18 66
2018-19 83

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List of Top Companies at PEC Chandigarh Placements

Some of the top leading companies of the country recruit their candidates from here.

  • Most of the eligible candidates got selected in the interview and got a satisfactory amount of salary.
  • The topmost recruiter company name goes to Microsoft which offered a salary about 42 lakhs per annum.

PEC Chandigarh Top Recruiters in Core:

Exxon Mobiles Ericsson Airtel Whirlpool ATKINS TATA
Alstom SPML Exicom Usha Freescale Ascentex
Siemens National Instruments Texas Instruments Schneider Electric Maruti Suzuki Rockwell Automation
Emerson Honda SML Isuzu Hero Hyundai Panasonic
Samsung Technip Eicher Bombardier spicejet Reliance
Havells Titan SukraHelitek MINDA LAFARGE LG
FIAT Orient Royal Enfield Sankalp SAFRAN Vedanta

PEC Chandigarh Top Recruiters in Software:

Microsoft Google IBM Chegg cadence Oxigen
Amadeus Infosys accenture Utrade Tavant Girnar soft
Tata Consultancy Services Rancore Technologies SocialAppsHQ Expedia Nagarro Azcom
Yahoo Mediatek Infotech Cvent Indiamart Wipro

Other Important PEC Chandigarh Top Recruiters

Nestle Bhel Stryker NITCO Fidelity Dabur
ITC Ltd Glenmark cremica Reckitt Benckiser HP Godrej
Indian Oil HAL HCL PAYTM zomato Kraftshala

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PEC Chandigarh Summer Internships

Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh provides summer internships to the students. It is mentioned in the curriculum of the students of pre final year students that it is mandatory to attend the internship program under the leading organizations.

  • It provides them the exposure to the real world and how work is done in the industries.
  • It is a semester long program of about 16 to 24 weeks. It is held between January to June.
  • These internships along with other industrial visits keep the students updated about the latest industrial trends.
  • The candidates are allowed to have only one internship on campus (16-24 weeks) and they were not allowed to appear for any other company.

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PEC Chandigarh Internship Stats over the years

More than 125 companies visited the campus this year. Students get recruited mostly in industry based sectors.

  • There is an increase in the number of internships offered to the students.
  • New companies also arrive here. Almost more than 30 new companies like Salesforce, Deloitte, Royal Bank of Scotland, etc.
  • About 90 + students got internship stipends above 30,000 per month.
  • A number of Startups are also invited to the campus drives.
  • To promote Core Engineering Companies & Startup Culture, special drives are also conducted.
  • Top recruiters who visited the campus were – Microsoft, Paytm, BHEL, Nestle, Amazon, etc.
  • Highest internship stipend offered this year was about INR 1.5 lakh per month.
  • Almost 26 students were offered an international internship for six months.

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Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh provides the students resources they need to achieve their goals. They help them, guide them in their path and make sure that they must get their jobs. PEC Chandigarh also has a Career Development and Guidance Centre to guide the students to decide and pursue their dream careers in different fields. Even the whole placement process is taken care of by this centre. They consider all the relevant feedback given by the industries and apply them to give better results and to improve the performance of their students.

PEC Chandigarh Placements and Internship FAQs

Q.What is the Placement Process in Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh?

Last updated on February 12th, 2021


  • Students have to decide on which field they are interested in and want to work for. They have to decide their expression of interest.
  • They have to fill the necessary forms for enrollment in the placements.
  • They can participate in pre placement talks for clearing their doubts and questions.
  • There will be a short listing of candidates.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for the interview.
Q.What is the eligibility criterion for admission in PEC Chandigarh?

Last updated on February 12th, 2021

In PEC Chandigarh, admission in B.Tech. is based on the rank in JEE mains while for admission in Master of Technology, one should qualify the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering(GATE).

Q.Is there any entrance fee required for the placement?

Last updated on February 12th, 2021

No, there are no fees related to the placement process.

Q.How do the companies hire the students in Placements?

Last updated on February 12th, 2021

There are two ways for hiring the students:

For final year students, there is a Campus Recruitment Program.

For Pre Final year students, summer internship program is there which later can be converted into a pre-placement offer.