An engineering graduate and India’s “prime lady coder”, Muskan Agrawal, secured an annual wage bundle of Rs 60 lakh from networking platform LinkedIn.
Not from the Indian Institute of Expertise (IIT), Muskan Agrawal, earned her Bachelor’s in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the Indian Institute of Info Expertise (IIIT) in Uttar Pradesh’s Una. Ms Agrawal graduated from IIIT Una this yr with a final GPA score of 9.40.
Muskan Agrawal has set a report for the highest-ever wage bundle secured by a pupil from her faculty, India Today reported.
Final yr, Muskan Agrawal turned India’s prime coder after successful India’s largest coding competitors, TechGig Geek Goddess 2022, beating over 69,000 contributors and securing a money prize of Rs 1.5 lakh.
The finalists engaged in continuous coding for 4 hours to submit their successful programming options, an India At this time report mentioned.
Ms Agarwal’s achievements within the discipline of expertise helped her safe a job as a Software program Growth Engineer at LinkedIn. She is at present primarily based in Bengaluru and has been working with the platform for the final 5 months.
Final yr, one other trainee from IIIT-Una secured an annual bundle of Rs 47 lakhs, and roughly 86 per cent of the 2019-23 batch trainees discovered placements in round 31 totally different corporations, the report added.
The “prime coder” was related to Codess Cafe, a pro-bono mentorship initiative for collegiate ladies in expertise to assist them with personalised mentorship, assets and interview classes.