Abhishek Pant, a student of Indian Institute Technology, Kharagpur (IIT-KGP) has bagged a dream job with Google. The job carries an annual package of Rs 2 crore. Pant underwent three months of internship with the company before being selected.
Born in the US, Abhishek, 23, shifted to Pune with his family in 2006. Initially, Indian education system troubled Abhishek as he had to sit for three hours during examination, which was not the case in the US.
However, he proved his brilliance by becoming Pune’s topper in the CBSE Class 10 examination.
Abhishek had to clear two marathon rounds of interviews and undergo a third telephonic round before joining as an intern with Google.
Abhishek did his internship in California. He will have to go through one more round of interview before joining the job. He is expected to join Google by September 2016. A student of Computer Science, Abhishek, is looking forward to take up the new challenge.
Other students from IIT-KGP have also got jobs from companies like Amazon, Microsoft and Deutsche bank but their maximum annual package is around Rs 30 lakh.