IIT Khaargpur officials stated that pre-placement offers have increased by more than 50 per cent this year at IIT Kharagpur. Compared to 92 such offers last year, IIT students have so far got 142 pre-placement offers (PPOs) this season. Even students also went for internship in areas of core engineering, IT and finance and the number of companies making PPOs has also crossed hundred this year. The highest package offered till now for this year is Rs 25 lakh and placement will starts from December 2015. “The trend for opportunities at IIT Kharagpur is increasing every year. With the increasing number of PPOs we believe that companies really like the talent that IIT Kharagpur is offering. said chairman of Career Development Center, IIT.