Career after B.Tech in Electronics and Communications


After doing B.Tech in Electronics and Communications (EC), students can have wider opportunities in terms of building a long term lucrative career.  Electronics and Communication engineers can find jobs in public and private sector as well as abroad.

Career in Private sector after B.Tech in EC

There are many private companies in India which offer excellent career opportunities for graduates from B.Tech in Electronics and Communications. Communication, media and entertainment industry is the biggest employer for electronics and communication engineers. In India, the media industry and communication sector has grown rapidly after privatization and there are many private firms including some multi national giants like Vodafone, Star network etc who provide good career opportunities for electronics and communication engineering graduates. Other few sectors where B.Tech Electronics and Communication graduates can find jobs are:

  • Telecommunication
  • Software Engineering/IT
  • Power sector
  • Hardware Manufacturing
  • Home Appliance and VLSI design, etc

The job profile of these engineers will generally involve setting up networks and equipments, process and maintenance of electronics gears and systems etc. Hardware firms like IBM as well as communication network firms like Nokia Siemens also take in EC graduates in plenty. Top notch IT firms also prefer EC graduates for software engineering jobs.

Government Career after B.Tech in EC

B.Tech graduates can look for jobs in government sector as well, apart from the private sector. There are many areas in which B.Tech in EC candidates can look for job. They can enter into fields like

  • Civil services
  • Defense services
  • Indian Railways
  • Aviation industry and many more

Candidates can also take up teaching and research in any engineering colleges in India.  Public sector backed communication companies like BSNL and MTNL also offer plenty of career opportunities.

Career Abroad after B.Tech in EC

Candidates from B.Tech in EC can look for jobs in abroad as well. There are also many private companies and educational institutions in which candidates can search for jobs. There are lots of Multi National Companies as well, which recruit qualified candidates from B.Tech in EC. Candidates can also opt for research work in institutions abroad.

Long term Career roadmap for B.Tech EC Graduates

Graduates usually join in as engineering trainees and then get into job profiles like software engineers, Radio communication engineers, maintenance engineers so on. They can build a long terms career in respective areas of electronics and communication engineering and slowly evolve to senior engineers, principal engineers, architects, research professionals, engineering managers and finally adorning top profiles like Head of engineering departments and then Vice President role.



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36 Responses to “Career after B.Tech in Electronics and Communications”

  1. 36

    hi sir, i m persuing third year in e.c.e. sir i want to get a job in ntpc. how to get job can u tell me plz.

  2. 35
    saurav tyagi:

    sir i am 4th yr(mtu) student fm ec branch having aggregate 70.05%.
    My destiny to have 40000 saliry in private sector
    Plz tell me about my destiny and how to crack campany interview

  3. 34
    Akash kumar:

    hello sir..
    i am 4th yr student of EC and want to work in media industry.
    how can we enter in media industry?

  4. 33
    vijaya lakshmi:

    i want to do government teacher job but i completed btech.

  5. 32
    priyanka kumari:

    my question how to apply for indian airforce technical electronics and telecom engg job

  6. 31

    My self syed I am a 3rd year student just now completed t 6th sem exam , in august I will enter to final year, I just want to ask u as a B.E engineer in electronics and communication fresher, what are the various fields or jobs that I can get into or opt. Please help me out. Till 5th sem I have an aggregate of 65%.

  7. 30

    respected sir,
    i have finished engineering in electronics and communication department in july 2012 please suggest me some course which are job oriented.

  8. 29
    Raju Ghorui:

    what training needs after fourth semester of a B. Tech Electronics and communication engineering student

  9. 28

    am a final student from ece stream with an aggregate of 75% and well am very much interested to join in electronics companies like Texas ,Nokia Siemens,Honeywell etc.Is there any specific courses to be learned and should required sound core subject knowledge…Sir ,just tell me steps and preparations to get into this companies …
    thanking you sir

  10. 27
    tejas shah:

    respected sir,
    i have finished engineering in electronics and communication department in july 2009 please suggest me some course which are job oriented.

  11. 26

    iam studying 2nd in ece stream..i wanna choose my career from nw..which would be better side to take if i have an aggregate of 70%…..?can u suggest me on wch terms i need to concentrate in order to get a better job after

  12. 25

    am a final year ece student with 68.5% aggregate.i had 90% in 10 th and 76% in 12 th .i need to get into the technical side of a channel especially a news channel .pls suggest me the courses

  13. 24
    anjali sharma:

    respected sir,
    Myself anjali sharma,I am persuaing from electronics and communication and i am 2nd yr student since now all the psu are through gates so i want how to prepare for gate.

  14. 23
    sudhansu shekhar barik:

    I have continuing my with electronics and communication. My 10th and +2 % are 76 and 56.But I am continuing in a private coll.I don’t gain so much practical knowledge.HOW can I get good jobs.

  15. 22

    i have completed my in electronics and communication. i need a job in private telecommunication companies. how would i get it.please help me

  16. 21

    sir i am in final year of my want to do work in field of VLSI. Are there any companies which provide training in this field and what are job opportunity for me in this field?

  17. 20
    Alok ranjan sahoo:

    sir,i am a third year student in ece branch.please givel me some idea and procedure how i would get into the leading private telecommunication companies like reliance communication,bharti airtel etc.because there are hardly these companies are recruiting through college campus.

  18. 19

    sir i had completed my (e.c.e) few days ago and my overall aggregate is 70%. I want to do job on core side but i am not able to do anything due to lack of guidance. sir on which subjects i should be torough to face technical round and what r the references.sir please help me.waiting for your answer

  19. 18

    i am student of ist year ece,i want to get the knowkedge about the part time courses in embedded technology

  20. 17
    Raushan jha:

    sir m a 2nd yr eng. stdnt persuing ma b.e 4m a prive eng. colg
    my 1oth nd 12th %age r 80 nd 59.6 respectively…nd till nw 73% in b.e is goin on….my question is am i eligibile 4 d core cmpanies f ece???? nd 4 goin in networking field what should i prefer bsides my regular subjective studies??is ny xtra certification courses???coz sr u know der’s no way f gettin nd gaining ny source f practical knowledge in dese private eng. colgs although itz one f d topmst colgs f m.p……sr kindly suggest some tips …..m vry cnfused regarding dis…..hope 2 get positive response 4m ur side,….waiting 4 ur answer…
    thanking u…………..

  21. 16

    i am doing in electronics & communication,i am in 3rd year,i want to know what to do in IT software industry after,and what in core jobs after

  22. 15
    abhishek kumar:

    sir , i am student of 2nd ec in bit college…sir ,i want to know that the option after….and i want to clear gate exam….i want to kown the main field in

  23. 14
    Ashok G:

    Sir, I am studying B.Tech IV year. Am i eligible for APGENCO/TRANSCO , IBPS PO exams? Can i apply for Group-I/II exms? Please reply sir..

  24. 13
    ram singh:

    sir, i want to gate preperation but my university are affialeted to ugc .im am study in singhania university rajasthan .please right suggesion thanks u sir

  25. 12

    I am A Graduate from Electronics &Communication, and I am planning to Go Abroad to take Pg In Diploma .. Which subject will give you the Better Opportunities for job In Future Once I complete the course.. Or is there any choice to do the same course in India and move Abroad for job Purpose?? Please Help me and i am totally lost because of this confusion..I have 73% Aggregate in B-Tech..

  26. 11
    Kishore sahu:

    I’m doing my engg in ETRX (ELECTRONICS) do i have a job apportunaty in Indian Railway as a motorman or as an section engg

  27. 10
    B Priyanka:

    My daughter studing B.E (ECE) in Andhra University. what are Job oppertunities in government and private sectors.Please inform the to settle in life with high remunaration. please send the information . thanking you sir. ramesh kumar, visakhapatnam

  28. 9

    career after in computer science and any opportunitie in indian railway ?

  29. 8

    As i am studying 3rd year B.E (E.C.E) .I am interested to work in aviation .so,kindly reply me what are all the steps to follow to get a job in airports authority of india.

  30. 7

    i am doing in EC but from an institute which does not provide practical i want to know about the required training and its institutes and wot can i do to establish myself

  31. 6

    may i know there is any scope for e.c.e students after

  32. 5

    i have only 53% aggregate in branch is electronics n i get good job

  33. 4
    Rohit tyagi:

    After amie from ec which sector i should please provide DRDO,ISRO syllabus from EC level

  34. 3

    after B.E. in Electronics and communication engineering what is more preffered an M.Tech or MBA?

  35. 2
    rahul chanda:

    how much percentage is required after doing btech ec engineering to get admitted in the defence sector as an engineer

  36. 1
    manish pareek:

    dear sir,
    please tell me about jto examination or any other govt. job now i am doing engineering with ece branch