Kerala student gets assignment with GoogleIn the campus selection Tijo Jose, a second year M.Tech. Student of Kozhikkod NIT has obtained a placement with Google. He belongs to Vazhakkulam of Muvattupuzha in Ernakulam district. He is to join at the Google office at Mountain View, USA in 2013 October.
He had to undertake a written test for one and a half hours first. Later he was interviewed seven times . He was successful in all these and was selected. He is offered Rs. 70 lakh per annum. It is reported that this is the largest amount of salary offered to any student in the technical/ professional institutions in Kerala so far.