Scope and Career Opportunities After B.Tech Automobile/Automotive

Automobile Engineering course mainly focuses on the management of concept development, look, research, manufacturing, operation and servicing of both on and off-road vehicles. Automobile Engineering particularly deals with the development and style of automobiles. With the advent of E-Mobility (e-Bikes, Electric car) a lot of opportunities are accessible for these graduates after completing B.Tech in Automobile Engineering.

Apart from tremendous job options available in the Automotive Sector, an Automobile Graduate can also opt for further studies to enhance their skills and increase job prospects. Courses available after B.Tech Automobile/Automotive Engineering:

  • M. Tech in Automobile Engineering
  • M.Tech in Manufacturing Technology
  • M.Tech in Automotive Engineering & e-Manufacturing

One can also choose to pursue a professional course after B.Tech in Automobile Engineering:

Top Companies Offering Job Opportunities to the Automotive Professionals:

  • TATA Motors
  • Mahindra and Mahindra
  • Toyota
  • Honda
  • Ford
  • Eicher Motors
  • Escorts
  • Bajaj Auto Limited
  • Maruti Udyog Limited
  • Hero Motors
  • Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. (HMSI)

Top Overseas Companies Offering Lucrative Job Offers to Automobile Graduates:

  • BMW
  • Audi
  • Renault
  • Ford
  • Volkswagen

Salary of an Automobile/Automotive Engineer

Salary of an Automotive/Automobile Engineer ranges between INR 64,000 to 2, 00,000 per month depending on the level of experience. Opportunities are also available with big Automotive giants associated vendors like Rane Steer, Bosch, Denso, Magna, Continental, MRF, BKT, Exide, Amaron to name a few.

Top job profiles offered to Automobile Engineers by the top Indian and Foreign automotive companies:

  • Executive and Managerial Positions
  • Driver Instrumentation Engineer
  • Senior Production Engineer
  • Automobile Designer
  • Automotive Sales Engineer
  • Dealer Account Manager
  • Quality Engineer
  • Service Engineer
  • Marketing Expert
  • Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Automotive Developer
  • Regional Transport Officer
  • Service Advisor and Works Manager in Dealerships
  • Automotive Technician
  • Service Station owner

Following the Start up India motive, a graduate can opt for self-financed business for themselves, some of the interesting trends in this area include:

  • Automobile Showroom or Service centre owner
  • Loss Assessor and Surveyor
  • On-the-spot Cleaning and maintenance Services
  • Machine installation & distribution partner
  • Automotive component manufacturing
  • Generator Manufacturing and supplier
  • Solar product manufacturing and distribution 
  • Training Institute
  • Component Designing 
  • Business Consultants
  • Consultants in car buy/sale
  • Accessories vendor and many more

Ample career opportunities after B.Tech Automobile Engineering are available. The candidate should be spontaneous, eager to learn, challenge-seeker, time bound and dedicated to the work assigned to him on a timely basis and then, there is nothing that can prevent a candidate from being successful.