Engineering Job Profile

India is slowly becoming a destination for several engineering companies, both domestic and international. Apart from the domestic companies, several international companies are also establishing a strong foothold in the Indian sub-continent. In the recent years, there has been a spurt in engineering job opportunities for freshers as well as experienced engineering professionals. Several jobs have been created in the areas of mechanical engineering, civil engineering, automobile engineering, software and hardware engineering, aeronautical engineering, IT system engineering, marine engineering, electrical and electronics engineering, telecommunications engineering, industrial engineering and process engineering.

Engineering Jobs on Offer

There are several engineering jobs for freshers in Chennai. A fresher in Chennai can expect electrical engineering jobs, PLC programming jobs, hardware engineering jobs, process engineering jobs, civil engineering jobs, computer hardware and software engineering jobs, aeronautical engineering jobs, mechanical engineering jobs, architectural jobs and industrial engineering jobs.

Eligibility for Engineering Jobs

The academic qualifications required for engineering jobs for freshers in Chennai varies from one industry to another. A fresher in the field of engineering is one who has a work experience of 0-1 year.

A BE/B.Tech degree in electrical engineering is preferred for electrical engineering jobs.

If you want a civil engineering job, you should preferably have a diploma in civil engineering or a BE/B.Tech/ME/M.Tech degree in civil engineering.

In order to get a software job, a fresher should preferably be a graduate or post graduate in Commerce, Science or Humanities. However, a BE/B.Tech/ME/M.Tech degree is always preferred by software recruiting firms. A fresher can also pursue a diploma or certification course in software.

In order to pursue a hardware job, an individual needs to have a background in Science at the high-school level. Degree and diploma courses are also available in hardware and networking.

To be an aeronautical engineer, a fresher should have a diploma in aeronautics or should have a B.E/B.Tech degree in aeronautical engineering.

An individual looking for mechanical engineering jobs should preferably be a BE/B.Tech/ME/M.Tech degree holder in mechanical engineering or should have pursued a diploma course in mechanical engineering.

In order to work as an architect, a fresher should preferably be a B.Arch (Bachelor of Architecture). A minimum of 50% marks is also required in senior secondary Class XII or similar qualifying examinations from a recognized Board/University.

Fresher’s Salary in Engineering in Chennai

For Freshers, Engineering in Chennai can fetch them the package of a minimum of Rs 4 lakh, if placed from reputed institutes..  The Average salaries offered to engineers in starting on their career are as follows.

Average salary offered in engineering in Chennai
Particulars Average Annual Salary
Electrical Engineering Rs 3.25 lakh
Civil Engineering Rs 3 lakh
Manufacturing Engineering Rs 3.5 lakh
Industrial Engineering Rs 3.75 lakh