Electronics engineering is among the prominent career options in India. Quality education provided through various courses has created ample opportunities for skilled electronics engineers.

Careers in Electronics Engineering

Electronics engineer is a person who studies the branch of engineering, dealing with the designing and testing of electronic circuits that use electronic components and systems such as resistors, capacitors, ICs, inductors, diodes and transistors etc., in order to develop a purposeful electronic device. Electronics engineering is one of the fastest growing career options in India as well as abroad. It offers ample amount of opportunities in terms of new developments, research and growth of engineering. An electronics engineer's job is to find new methods and techniques that can solve issues concerning our daily lives.

An electronics engineer should have team sprit, as he has to work and co-ordinate with numerous experts in order to prepare plan and strategies to develop complicated products/equipments and systems. Their job is to supervise the manufacturing process and look after the installation and maintenance of the product. Electronics engineers have to be always on their toes and need to up date themselves with the knowledge of latest technologies. One should have analytical and logical skills along with an innovative mind.

Course Details
One can pursue a career in the field of electronics engineering after passing Bachelorís degree in electronics engineering (B.E/B. Tech) or after holding a postgraduate degree/diploma in electronics engineering. In order to seek admission to B.E/B. Tech, one has to pass 10+2 in science stream and has to perform exceptionally in entrance examination conducted by various institutions.

Career Prospects
Engineers having done graduation in electronics engineering can opt for working with organizations like All India Radio, Indian Telephone Industries, MTNL, AIR, Civil Aviation Department, Bharat Electronics Limited, Development Centers in various States etc. Electronics engineers can also work in entertainment transmission industry and defense. Teaching and research is also a good option for them. They can also opt for self-employment by choosing to start their own business of producing electronic parts and goods.

Top Colleges Offering UG/PG/Other Courses
Numerous reputed institutions in India impart high standards of education and training in the field of electronics engineering. Some of the renowned institutions that offer course in the field are Indian institute of Technology (New Delhi, Mumbai, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur), Birla Institute of Technology (BITS) - (Pilani and Ranchi), Delhi College of Engineering, (New Delhi) and University of Roorkee, (Uttar Pradesh)

A beginner holding a Bachelorís degree in electronics engineering can expect a salary between Rs. 15000-20000 per month. With experience and qualification, one can expect higher remuneration.

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