ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
Training and placement cell is an integral part of our institution. The institute has provided the complete infrastructure for effective functioning of the cell. The cell is sensitized to function all through the year towards generating placement and training opportunities for the students. Training activities are organized throughout the year in an effort towards preparing the prospective students for the students for the campus selection programs.
Reputed industrial houses are visiting our institute for the campus recruitment programs during this academic year 2011-2012. Our pioneering efforts have born fruits in achieving academic industrial rapport and we are proud that our are absorbed by leading giants in the industrial firmament. The placement cell coordinates quiet well with the corporate sector and provides well developed infrastructure to facilitate the campus selection programs.
The placement and training cell is intensely concentrating the following regular activities:
-   Pre placement Training programs is being conducted to all final year students focused towards soft skills and technology which are relevant to their core subjects.
-   Regular aptitude test practices.
-   Group discussion rehearsal.
-   Mock Interviews
-   Communication skills preparation (using top class language software like ROSSETA STONE, TEL ME MORE & CLARITY).
-   As a conclusion placement department is functioning with the commitment to determine placement every year in every department.
At Arignar Anna Institute of Science and Technology, placement time is not a mere annual ritual; it’s a time for showcasing the very best in our young engineers to the industrial world. The placement and Training cell function with the primary aim of placing students in top-notch companies even before they have completed their courses. The placement and training cell goes all out to train the students to meet the high industry expectation.
Having an exposure to a good work culture as the beginning of their professional life, guarantees success in all their endeavors. We have seen over the years that the students trained in this institute are very well prepared to handle responsibilities and work with the most cutting – edge technology in the industry. This belief works as a driving force for us to try and ensure that our students get a jump start in their career. We provide our students with the best avenues to utilize their skills by helping them find gainful employment with the best of the engineering firms.
TPC is an integral part of the institute. The institute has provided complete infrastructure for effective functioning of the cell. The various activities, which are being undertaken regularly for placement of the students, entrepreneurship awareness & development programmes, personality development programmes etc… are conducted by inviting lecturers from institution and other Industries. The placement and training cell act as an interface between the students and industries is dedicated to help the students towards their campus placement and industrial training.
TYPES OF TRAINING
-   Quantitative Aptitude
-   Soft skills
-   Communication skills
-  Technical skills
|• Confidence building||• Body Language|
|• Attitude Building||• Company Expectations and preparation Required|
|• Time Management||• Resume Preparation|
|• Stress Management||• Tips on Group Discussion|
|• Interpersonal Skills||• HR FAQ’s Discussion|
|• Presentation Skills||• MOCK GD|
|• Basic Etiquette||• MOCK Interviews|
|• Problem on Numbers||• Time and Distance|
|• HCF and LCM||• Problem on Trains|
|• Simplification||• Pipes and Cisterns|
|• Average||• Boats and Streams|
|• Problem on Ages||• Number Series|
|• Percentages||• Clocks and Calendars|
|• Profit and Loss||• Model Question Papers|
|• Ratio and Proportion|
|• Synonyms||• Analytical writing|
|• Antonyms||• Sentence completion questions|
|• Analogy||• Reading comprehension questions|
|• Part of speech||• Basic Grammar|
|• Common Prefixes||• Spoken English|
|• Common suffixes||• Model Question Papers|
|• Common roots and stems||• Sample Diagnostic tests|
-   Programming in C and C++
-   Data Structures
-   Basics of Operating Systems
-   Basics of Networks
-   Basics of DBMS
-   Core subject training basic on their specialization and area of interest
-   FAQ’s in Technical interviews
The training & Placement Cell is committed to provide all possible assistance to its graduates and post graduates in their efforts to find employment. This commitment is demonstrated by the existence of a full-time Placement Officer in-charge. The benefits of this assistance are reflected in the preparation of AAIST Students who are able to secure lucrative and esteemed position in recent years.
The training & Placement service operates year round to facilitate contacts between companies & Graduates. Staff members are available to respond to student’s questions and concerns of all kinds. This may include advice on placement procedures; help to prepare application and resumes and mock Interviews. The aim is to ensure that students have the information and skills necessary for an effective job search.
Those considering careers in education or its related fields are offered detailed career guidance at the Training & Placement Cell. All counseling is based on up to-date placement statistics and an envisioned view of future educational and industrial trends. Additionally, the Training & Placement Cell helps the students to improve their communication Skills and Presentation Skills
-   To produce the most competitive technocrats to fit in all scenario
-   To place students in Prospective IT & Core Companies.
-   To give sufficient practical exposures to create action plans and execute the solutions
-   Help the students to develop a passion to win and a global mindset