Engineering Graduate

by V.A.Ponmelil (All rights reserved by the author)

Introduction to Engineering Education

The field of Engineering is very challenging and interesting with finding economical solution for technological problems by applying the principles of science and mathematics. It plays a major role in the economy of the country.  The Engineers work in various stages of planning, designing, construction, production, testing, implementation and maintenance. Their work provides a link between perceived social needs and commercial applications. The Engineering profession is in great demand today and the demand is increasing with the changing trends of the world.

Eligibility

The admission requirements for undergraduate engineering colleges are the successful completion of CET and 10+2.

The candidates opting to become engineers must be creative, inquisitive, analytical, and detail oriented apart from having good team spirit and good communication skills.

Job Scope and Career Options

There is a tremendous scope for employment of engineers depending upon the area of specializations. Jobs are available both in private and public sectors. The career options for Engineers can be found in the following major areas.

  • Civil
  • Mechanical
  • Industrial
  • Electrical
  • Electronics
  • Computer hardware
  • Aerospace
  • Environmental
  • Chemical
  • Health and safety
  • Materials
  • Nuclear
  • Petroleum
  • Biomedical
  • Marine engineers and naval architects
  • Mining and geological
  • Agricultural

The top colleges/Institutes offering Engineering Courses are as follows.

  • Indian Institute of Technology,
    Delhi Hauz Khas, New Delhi - 110 016
  • Indian Institute of Technology,

Kanpur

  • Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
    Powai, Mumbai 400076
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
    Kharagpur – 721302 India 
     
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai
    II PO Chennai 600036 Tamil Nadu 
     
  • Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
    Roorkee Uttaranchal India -247667
     
  • Delhi College of Engineering, Delhi
    New Campus Bawana Road Delhi,
  • NIT Karnataka, Surathkal
     
  • Institute of technology BHU
    Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
    Uttar Pradesh, India – 221005
  • National Institute of Technology, Warangal
    Warangal- 506004, INDIA

 

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