Training and placement cell (TPC) (प्रशिक्षण एवं स्थानन प्रकोष्ठ) of the institute handles all aspects of placements at IIT Patna for the graduating students of all departments. Right from contacting companies to managing all logistics of arranging for tests, pre-placement talks and conducting final interviews the Training and Placement Cell officials and volunteers provide their best possible assistance to the recruiters. TPC Cell comprising of students’ representative and faculty members facilitate the interaction between students and organization to find their best matches in terms of their expectation, aspirations and requirements.
TPC helps to provide summer internship for the pre-final year students and placement for final year B.Tech, and M.Tech students. The summer internship for a period of 8-10 Weeks is compulsory component of all branches of B.Tech curricula for the pre-final year students. Last year TPC had arranged summer internship for 179 pre final year B.Tech student in Private Companies, PSU, R & D organisation and various institutes in India and abroad such as Microsoft, CISCO, Arista Networks, ezDI, Stanford University, DAAD,Germany, National University of Singapore(NSU),National Tsing Hua University,Taiwan, Nanyang Technological University,Singapore,University of New South Wales,Australia,ITRI Tiwan,The University of Tokyo Japan, Singapore University of Technology and Design.
In the placement session 2016-17 , total 46 companies have given 163 offers to B.Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D. students. List of some Major recruiters who had visited IIT Patna and offered job to IIT Patna students are Microsoft, Arista Network, Amazon, Direct, Sigmoid Analytics, Samsung SRI Delhi, Samsung SRI Noida, Samsung SRI Bangalore, L&T ECC, Cognum Technology, ezDI, United Health Group, Info Edge ,Works Apps ,Wipro , Tata Motors , ISRO , TCS-CTO , M&M , Tricon Infotech, Finisar, Cognizant, CEWiT, TVS Motors, Indian Oil , EdCIL Ltd .