Tijo Jose, a B.Tech. Computer Science student of the National Institute of Technology, Calicut (NIT-C), has received an international placement from Google Inc., with an annual salary offer of $1,30,000 that amounts to about Rs.70 lakh. He will also get 125 Google stocks on employment. Head of the Department of Training and Placement at NIT-C T.K. Suresh Babu told reporters here on Saturday that it was the highest-ever salary offer received so far by an engineering student from any technical institute in India. — Staff Reporter

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