BANGALORE: In a major landmark for the IT industry-may be for most industries-IBM India has this year hired more women than men during its campus recruitment. It's all the more significant because it's happening in an industry where mass recruitment is the norm.
Of the overall campus recruitment done by IBM India till June this year, 52% were women. And it is a quantum leap from the 38% in 2011 and 32% in 2010. IBM does not disclose the numbers it hires, but large IT companies in India have been hiring over 30,000 people in recent years, of which about 70% have been campus hires. Read more
Source : timesofindia.indiatimes.com