Fifty years ago, three stalwarts in the public domain, Smt Durgabai Deshmukh, Dr K.L.Rao and Dr C.Anna Rao, transformed their spirited vision and dream to reality in the shape of Sri Venkateswara College. Fired with the zeal of promoting the cause of education, the college was set up at New Delhi under the benign auspices of the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), Andhra Pradesh.
Sri Venkateswara College is seen as a rising jewel among its peer colleges. The stellar reputation of Sri Venkateswara College, Delhi University is not unknown to people, be it for academics, alumni who are prominent personalities on Television and Film, sports that proudly flaunt Rishabh Pant and his impressive performance in IPL and ongoing Australia Tour. Ranked by India Today Group at 8th for Arts and Commerce and 5th for Science, SVC is very well known and respected in the music, dance, and especially theatre circuit of Delhi University. Know More about Delhi University Placements records for last few years.
Enactus has been instrumental in inculcating the entrepreneurship spirit in students. One of the most striking and might I add crucially indispensable facilities available in this esteemed institution is their Placement Cell.
The work of the Placement Cell has indubitably matched the unparallel eminence of the college over the past few years and continues to do so. While applying for colleges, the placement rates and ranking is always an essential factor and, on that ground, SVC has proved it’s worth.
Number of students who get placed is steadily increasing year by year. Surpassing all previous records, in the session of 2017-18, they announced 146 placements for students from Departments of Arts, Commerce, Science in some widely accredited and prestigious firms like and many others.
offered was a whopping 10 lakh per annum by OneDirect, one of the foremost pioneers in providing customer experience management.
Average Salary package is sported around Rs. 4,19,538.
TOTAL PLACEMENTS AND INTERNSHIPS
In this past academic year, a total of 88 companies were invited including both on-campus and off-campus placements. Among these were first timers as well such as DSP BlackRock, Aye Finance, Decathlon, SPI Incubator, One Direct, Fidelity Information Services (FIS), Byjus, TATA Power, Josh Talks, White Panda, among others.
Sources revealed that a round number of 133 students got placed in the session of 2017-18 with soaring 38 students from B.Com (H), closely followed next by 33 students in B.A. (H) Economics. Other popular courses for campus placements include B.A. (H) English, B.A. (H) Mathematics, B.A. (H) Statistics.
SVC also hosted its second edition of Internship Fairin February 2018. The fair received a staggering number of student registrations and a total of 580 internship offers were made by prestigious organization namely
Young, Deloitte, Wazir Advisors, Yes Bank, Teach for India, Viacom 18, Uber,
Hindustan Times, Decathlon, Make a Difference, Outlook Group, NDTV, Oyo
It can be deduced that majority of the applicants are from science and commerce, the cell is yet to invite companies that are in tandem with the disciplines of arts and their requirements.
Ernst & Young
Interview process – PCell conducts an orientation programme at the start of the term to educate the aspirants of the various visiting companies and to prepare the applicants for the upcoming placements, they address in detail topics such as
• Details of an organisation’s recruitment process
• Policies of the Placement Cell
• Soft Skills Development Session (conducted by Perspectico)
• Ways to improve your CV
• Tips to ace the recruitment process
Invited companies conduct interviews both on campus and off-campus, some even offer telephonic interviews, written tests.
More than 20 informative and career building seminars were organized by the Placement Cell in this session by reputed organizations and institutions such as KPMG, EY, American Express, University of Chicago, SP Jain School of Global Management, Indian School of Business, GoDutch and the French Embassy, among others.
From the Placement Cell’s Desk
The Placement Cell of Sri Venkateswara College is a prolific student-body which works with the aim of bridging the gap between the recruiters and the students. From workshops to the recruitment drive, the cell has been playing a pivotal role in giving it’s students a dynamic and competitive edge. Through career guidance and advice, the cell ensures high level of interaction between its students and firm. This process is engaged through modern training facilities and innovative methodology which work at satisfying the objective of career guidance to students, coordination with external agency and suitably enriching the experience at both ends. On being invited for On-Campus Placement Drive, the companies seek assistance in carrying out the pre- requisite assessment of the candidates (carrying out Group-Discussions, written test, personal interviews etc.), from the cell. The executive members of P-Cell provide round-the-clock services to its students ensuring that the process goes on smoothly with least difficulties.
Total Committee Members- 55 , Core members- 6
As a proud student of SVC it is an utmost pleasure to write about my college. I have been part of the theatre society and now represent my department association, I’ve truly seen my college grow before my eyes these past 3 years.
One can often find the members of the cell having discussions in the abundantly green, spacious rock garden in the campus. Or when the placement season is approaching, dressed impeccably in crisp shirts and trousers, always rapt in attention, micro managing and produce something grand in front of us almost effortlessly.
The entire atmosphere of the college is reflective of dreams, ambitions of a very near future, is filled with elation and hope.