NEN Startup Jobs: Connecting Startups to Talent on Campuses


In 2008-2009, NEN pioneered India's first campus-recruiting programme for startups with NEN Startup Jobs. The programme has so far received a phenomenal response by drawing interest and participation from 100s of startups and 1000s of students across the country.

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The first ever NEN Startup Jobs B-School placement event at IFIM Business School.

Students of a participating business school crowd queue up for NEN Startup Jobs.

Students of IFIM Business School gear up for NEN Placement Day

Laura Parkin, Executive Director of Wadhwani Foundation and NEN, addresses the gathering at IIIT Bangalore

Prof. S. Sadagopan of IIIT Bangalore.

Shalin Mantri, who managed the programme at NEN, makes a point at the launch.

The Company Jam Sessions in progress - Startups pitch career openings to students at IIIT-B

The Open Forum at IIIT-B. Startups and students chat in a casual bazaar setting

An incubatee of NSRCEL at IIM Bangalore - The founding team of 8 K Miles interviewing a candidate.

Speed Dating - A startup CEO interviewing an M.Tech student at IIIT-B.

NEN and the Placement Cell of IIIT-B.

Students of IFIM Business School during a Q&A session with startup CEOs

"Life in the Fast Lane" - Shalin Mantri introduces students to careers at startups

Abdul Gaffar Sait, CEO of Basket Option

Team NEN - Shalin Mantri with NEN consultants Sameerkanth and Asgar

Prof. Shinu Abhi with students of IFIM Business School

The Open Forum at Mount Carmel College - Buzzing with excitement

M.D Hariharan, CEO of Thinxworks

Open Forum at Mount Carmel College

An E-Leader of Initium, the Entrepreneurship Cell of Mount Carmel College addressing a press reporter

E-Cell coordinators of Mount Carmel College sharing a lighter moment

Shalin Mantri and Vinod Jose of NEN Startup Jobs with NEN E Cell Coordinators at Mount Carmel College, Bangalore.