Top Cities to Begin your Tech Career


There are several growing IT hubs across Tier I and Tier II cities in India, from the buzzing Bangalore, Mumbai and Delhi to Ahmedabad, Pune or Jaipur. And fresh techies have never before had such exciting opportunities to kick start their career. Here’s a look at the top IT companies in Bangalore and the top IT Companies in Pune that are attracting India’s young talent, for the sheer learning and global exposure they provide:


Wipro, listed among the top 10 IT companies in India, is an IT consultancy firm that provides software design and maintenance solutions in cognitive computing, hyper-automation, robotics, cloud, analytics and emerging technologies. Wipro has a rich client portfolio serviced by over 180,000 dedicatedemployees across six continents.One of India’s first home-grown IT companies to reach global stature, Wipro is headquartered in Sarjapur, Bangalore. They also have large-scale operations carried out inMIDC Pune InfoTech Park, Hinjewadi as well as Rajiv Gandhi InfoTech Park.


Aglobal IT leader enabling digital transformation for clients, Infosys has provided next-generation digital services and consulting over three decades and across 46 countries.  Enabling AI-powered agile digital ecosystems, Infosys provides a platform for constant innovation and improvement through building and transferring digital skills, expertise, and ideas.The company has established presence in various cities in India with its primary training center in Mysuru.


Accenture, a global IT company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security, is the first company to step in India with multiple offices in Pune, Bangalore, Delhi, and Mumbai.With over 500,000+ people that are part of the Accenture ecosystem and with clients in more than 120 countries, the company is estimated to have an average revenue run rate of USD29 billion per year. Accenture offers Strategy, Consulting, Interactive Technology and Operations services.


Tata Consultancy Services Limited(TCS), a large multinational business group, has built expertise in Customer Relationship Management, Consulting, Technology Services, Software Development, and Maintenance. With over 4,50,000+ employees across the world, it is an established market leader and is ranked among the most valuable IT services brand.


Tech Mahindra is a USD 5.2 billion company that has 120,000+ employees servicing its client portfolio across 90 countries.  TechM offers innovative customer-centric IT services to close to a thousand global brands including Fortune 500 companies. Positioned as the fifth largest company in India, TechMwasrecognised amongst India’s 50 best companies to work for in 2020. As a leading homegrown company of India, TechM is headquartered in Pune with the central office located in Rajiv Gandhi InfoTech Park in Hinjewadi.


Ranked 194 on the Fortune 500 list, Cognizant is a US headquartered company that has often been rated as one of the most admired global brands.Cognizant occupies the biggest areas in Rajiv Gandhi InfoTech Park in Hinjewadi, Pune and also has 4 offices in Bangalore.The firm is one the world’s leading IT companies digitally transforming businesses with expertise in technology services like Intelligent Process Automation, digital engineering, industry &platform Solutions, internet of things, artificial intelligence, cloud, data, healthcare, banking, finance, manufacturing, and retail.


With more than 350,000 employees, clients in 170 countries and 12 labs located across six continents, International Business Machines (IBM) is among the largest technology companies in the world. It is a cloud platform and cognitive solutions company constantly innovating to provide industry-based solutions and resolving real-world problems. An age-old company, IBM also manufactures hardware for PCs and laptops. It has offices in Rajiv Gandhi Tech Park in Yerwade and Hinjewadi of Pune and four offices in Bangalore. The firm also has expanded facilities to Ahmedabad, Bhubaneshwar, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Noida, Thiruvananthapuram and Vizag.

While these are just the miniscule set of companies at the top of the IT sector pyramid, there are many popular global and local companies that call Bangalore and Pune home. These completely diverse yet attractive cities have grown on the back of their world-class infrastructure, inviting communities, best of amenities to lead aspirational lifestyles and as a young professional, they might just offer key to your career dreams here.


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