Career Avenues after B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering


Engineering graduates in Electronics and Communication Engineering can try for a public sector job in firms like ITI Limited, C-DAC, Power Grid Corporation of India, National Physical Laboratory, and BHEL. Management Trainee/Engineer job positions in these companies offer salary packages with in the range of Rs. 12,000/- to Rs. 31,000/- per month at entry level itself. Reputed private sector companies such as Accenture, Flextronics and Cognizant also offer adequate career opportunities for skilled professionals. Based on the performance of the employee, these companies are ready to offer Rs. 20,000/- to Rs. 80,000/- per month as salary package.

Career Avenues in Public Sector

B.Tech holders in Electronics and Communication Engineering can join Public Sector Organizations for posts like Management Trainee/Engineer. Those having completed the degree with a minimum of 65% marks can try for ‘Engineer’ position in ITI Limited. The job position offers salary package up to Rs. 12, 000/- at entry level itself. Candidates with same qualification can find opportunities with C-DAC also. ‘Project Engineer’ position in this firm offers monthly salary up to Rs. 31,000/-. Apart from this, reputed companies like Power Grid Corporation of India, often recruits B.Tech holders in ECE to the position of ‘Field Engineer’ with remuneration of Rs. 23000-30000/- per month. Those with a valid GATE score can look for JRF vacancy in National Physical Laboratory. Also such candidates can get into trainee level jobs in NPCL, IOCL, CONCOR, BHEL, etc.

Experienced candidates in related field can find better opportunities with high compensation. Candidates with a minimum of 5 year work experience can try for ‘Deputy Manager’ position in firms like Bharat Dynamics Limited. Those with at least 1 year experience can look for similar job position in Hindustan Latex Limited.

Career Avenues in Private Sector

Aspirants can start their career with Accenture as Engineer Trainee. Eligible candidate must have completed engineering degree with a minimum of 60% marks and must be free of backlogs. Selection to the job is done on the basis of Written Exam, GD and Interview. Flextronics is another reputed company recruiting candidates to similar job profile with annual salary package of 2 lakhs. Aspirants interested in software job can look for a job in Artech Infosystems. B.Tech holders with a minimum cut off percentage of 75% can try for a fresher job with Cognizant. The company offers salary up to 3 lakhs at entry level itself. Experienced candidates can expect higher salary packages. Such candidates can earn salary package in the range of Rs. 20,000/- to Rs. 80,000/- per month.



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