India is a developing country and it need to be developed in all the sectors including automobile and various other engineering areas. It plays a significant role in providing transportation facilities to different locations of the world. The demand and the availability of these services increase the scope for qualified or budding automotive engineers and designers in the country.
There are many colleges which provide top grade qualification to the students so that they can deal in the study of various conceptual subjects including designing, manufacturing and its operation. It includes all types of moving vehicles like buses, trucks, two-wheeler, three-wheeler, etc. For the qualification at Bachelor’s level, subject specialization includes the clearance of entrance examinations with the eligibility in automobile engineering up to three levels:
Qualification of class 12th with minimum 50% in PCM from recognized board is mandatory.
Bachelor’s degree in automotive engineering from recognized university is important.
Qualification of 10+2 in science with 50% marks in PCM is compulsory criteria.
Engineering in automobiles requires lot of creativity. Their work focuses on bringing new products to the market, problem solving and project management. Their main duty is to design, test and develop new and unique vehicles for the development of society and automobile industry.
They also test vehicles by checking different safety measures by using different procedures and methods. Due to the increase in number of vehicles, demand for skilled engineers has also increased. Various institutions and universities have started providing jobs in manufacturing sector.
There are many job opportunities in India as well as foreign countries. Also various MNC’s, private national, private transport companies, defense services, etc. provides platform to work as an automobile engineer. This industry provide interesting roles to skilled professionals, these roles include:
1. Design, develop and manufacture vehicles
2. Blueprint creation with its components.
3. Workshops for services and maintenance
An engineer can work as an Automobile Technicians, Bike Mechanics, Diesel Mechanics, Car Mechanics, Automobile Designer, Executive and Managerial Positions. Their salary package depends on the size of organization, qualification and experience of employees and the location of a respective company. But experienced candidates get more package than a fresher.