#RecTracker: 84 in NUJS 2018 Batch placed, avg law firm salary 15-18 lakh
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#RecTracker: 84 in NUJS 2018 Batch placed, avg law firm salary 15-18 lakh

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The placement figures for the 2018 Batch of the National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata have been released. As intimated by the official press release, NUJS has recorded the highest number of placements across National Law Universities.

A total number of 84 students (of the graduating batch of 113 students) were placed in the recruitment process, either by the Campus Recruitment Committee (CRC) or through offers outside the college recruitment process.

Of the students who sat for placements, 54 were recruited by 15 law firms, the biggest recruiter being Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas which placed 16 students.  4 students have bagged offers at foreign law firms; two at Allen & Overy and two at Linklaters. 15 students were recruited for corporate/in-house roles, whereas 11 students opted to join law chambers/litigation firms.

Among the students who were placed through the campus recruitment process, the average annual packages offered by foreign law firms ranged from Rs 42-46 lakhs, by top domestic law firms ranged from Rs 15-18 lakhs while the students joining companies in the role of in-house counsels received packages ranging from Rs 12-14 lakhs.

Of the remaining students, 5 students have opted to pursue higher studies at Universities of Cambridge, Oxford and Purdue. Other students have opted to work for Non-Governmental Organisations, or to pursue Civil Services, Judicial Services or Judicial Clerkship.

The CRC team of 2017 and 2018 comprised Aditya Sarmah, Arjun Agarwal, Farhan Shehab Umar, Keshav Pareek (Coordinator), Kshitij Maheshwari, Pranav Rajesh Sethi, Samarth Sharma, Sammanika Rawat, Sankalp Srivastava (Coordinator) and Venkatesh Renganathan.

The break up of placements secured by the 2018 Batch is as provided below.

SL. NO.RECRUITER/CAREER AVENUENO. OF STUDENTS RECRUITED
DOMESTIC LAW FIRMS
1.Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas16
2.Khaitan & Co.8
3.AZB & Partners6
4.Trilegal5
5.Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co5
6.L & L Partners3
7.IndusLaw2
8.Argus Partners2
9.Phoenix Legal1
10.Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan1
11.Singh & Associates1
12.BTG Legal1
13.. P&A Law Offices1
14.HSA Advocates1
15.Pioneer Law Associates1
FOREIGN LAW FIRMS
16.Allen & Overy LLP2
17.Linklaters LLP2
CORPORATE/IN-HOUSE/LPO
18.ICICI Bank2
19.Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited2
20.Wipro Limited2
21.Star India Private Limited1
22.AM Sports Law and Management Consultancy1
23.. International Justice Mission1
24.Thomson Reuters4
25.Partners for Law in Development1
26.Hash Cyber Security Solutions Private Limited1
LAW CHAMBERS/LITIGATION FIRMS
27.Chambers of Adv. Mr. Aditya Wadhwa1
28. Keystone Partners1
29. Chambers of Adv. Mr. Madhav Khurana1
30. Chambers of Adv. Mr. Arjun Diwan1
31. Menon & Associates1
32.Manthan Law1
33. LP Asthana Excise Consultants1
34.Phadke Law1
35.Chambers of Adv. Mr. Kotla Harshavardhan1
36. Litigation in High Courts/Trial Courts2
HIGHER STUDIES
37.LLM, University of Cambridge  BCL,3
38.University of Oxford1
39.JD, University of Purdue1
ALTERNATE CAREER AVENUES
40.Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)2
41.Judicial Clerkship (Supreme Court)1
42.Judicial Examination preparation5
43.Civil Services preparation12

Read the Press Release:

NUJS_CRC_2018_Press-Release.pdf
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