Jobs after B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering


There exists lot of career opportunities for candidates who have completed their B.Tech in aeronautical engineering stream. The job openings arise in areas of design, manufacture and maintenance of aircraft and space craft. These professionals also get involved in the design and production of satellites, missiles and its internal parts. They must possess adequate technical and mechanical aptitude to do well in the profession. One can apply for jobs both in public as well as private sector enterprises.

Private Sector Jobs after B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering

Private sector firms operating in airline services and aircraft-manufacturing often recruit candidates with B.Tech in aeronautical engineering. The candidate can find career openings in various research and development firms operating in private sector. Transport and aviation companies are another area where these candidates can seek for job openings. At the entry level the professionals are recruited in the role of junior engineers. By gaining job experience they can move to various related job profiles as mentioned below.

  • Aerospace Designer Checker
  • Aircraft Production Manager
  • Assistant Aircraft Engineers
  • Assistant Technical Officers
  • Consultants
  • Graduate Engineer Trainees
  • Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Thermal Design Engineer

Government Sector Jobs after B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering

Exciting career opportunities exists (in government sector) for aeronautical engineering graduates. Airlines like Air India, Indian Airlines, etc are in need of these professionals. Other major governmental firms that recruit aeronautical engineering professionals are listed here.

  • Aeronautical Development Establishment
  • Civil Aviation Department
  • Defense Research and Development Laboratories
  • Helicopter Corporation of India
  • National Aeronautical Lab (NAL)
  • Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)
  • Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL)

Job opportunities may also arise in the technical section of Indian Air Force. The candidate should pass certain competitive exams in order to get in to the job of aeronautical engineer.  In these firms also, the candidates are appointed to entry-level jobs at the initial stage. Then through departmental test and promotions, the candidate can move in to senior job profiles. Most of the job positions offer lucrative salary packages to deserving candidates.

Job Prospects Abroad after B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering

Those who are interested to work in foreign companies can seek for such opportunities also. Job openings for B.Tech Aeronautical engineering graduates are very high outside the country. European nations are the major recruiters of these professionals. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in U.S.A are also in demand of engineering graduates in aeronautical stream. They can get in to the role of technical professionals or engineers in the organization. Aircraft manufacturers and research based organizations (abroad) often recruit candidates with relevant work experience.



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2 Responses to “Jobs after B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering”

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    Sumeet singh:

    I am fresher aeronautical engineer.i am looking a job in aeronautics field.

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    ravi teja:

    i am studying b-tech final year in ece branch,i am interested to do job in aeronotic engg ,how to go aeronotics after b-tech?