Of course, there are (good) reasons for this. However, this is quite interesting because such pressure doesn't seem to exist in Engg schools. In Engg schools, it is perfectly ok for a top PhD student to do a summer intern at Google or D E Shaw or GE or McKinseyetc.
Apr 02, 1 min read by Jonathan Allen Microsoft has announced that they are restructuring the way they sell Visual Studio. Previously it was roughly twice that price: Developers holding an active subscription to VS Premium or Ultimate edition will automatically be upgrade to Enterprise edition when it is released. This includes holders of full licenses as well as those who received their subscriptions via BizSpark or the Microsoft Partner Network. Nearly everything else in this category will be available in the free version of Visual studio. Testing The Community and Professional editions of Visual Studio only have the bare minimum when it comes to testing. Visual Studio Test Professional adds a handful of capabilities, but the vast majority of features require the Enterprise edition.