An IIT degree guarantees a great pay cheque, right? Wrong

The reality, however, was crushing. “A salary of ₹6 lakh was being offered for my specialization,” Faridi told Mint. With the loan suddenly looming large over his head, he instead opted to join a coaching institute in Kolkata. “I was offered ₹10-11 lakh,” he explained. Ironically, he ended up helping students prepare for the IIT … Read more