Ahead of Campus Recruitments-2017 a high level three members panel consisting of Narendra Chandel Regional Head, Talent Acquisitions, Rajit Sikka Manager Academic Relationships Manager and Kapil Kochhar Sr. General Manager from Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (TCS), Delhi visited Shri Mata Vaishno Delhi University on 5th May 2016. This was a multipurpose visit aimed at strengthening of the SMVDU-TCS relationship which had started in 2010 with accreditation of SMVDU by TCS. First ever campus recruitment drive of TCS happened in SMVDU in January 2011 and since then TCS has been continuously supporting SMVDU, Katra in Campus recruitment of students and other academic initiatives.
During the visit panel also met Dr. Sanjeev Jain, Vice Chancellor SMVDU, Katra and congratulated him on taking over as Vice Chancellor of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University. In the meeting TCS panel and Dr. Jain discussed all important issues related to student’s benefits including up gradation of SMVDU accreditation level, employment scenario in the coming years, Industries expectations & requirements etc. Kapil Kochhar, GM and Head BU conducted a workshop for the SMVDU students and shared his vast experience of more than 22 years in IT industry on the topic “Evolution of IT in India. Dr. Sanjeev Jain handed over mementoes as a token of appreciation to the TCS officials at the end of visit. Dr. Jain said that students employment is at his top priority and he is directly monitoring the Training & Placement affairs of the SMVD University. He added that of 130 students of SMVDU have been placed so for in the companies like, companies like, ICICI Bank, TCS, Wipro, ITC Ltd., Axis Bank Ltd., Orange Business Services etc.