Jobs after M.Tech in Mechanical Engineering


Post graduation in Mechanical engineering is good mainly from academic and industry research perspective. They have reasonable opportunities, more abroad than India because of the presence of lot of manufacturing firms. Germany, Korea, Japan, and US are some of those countries where mechanical engineers, especially with specialization in automobile engineering can find good jobs. In India, jobs are relatively less fitting a post graduation in mechanical engineering. There is very little research happening in manufacturing sector in India.

Private Sector Jobs after M.Tech in Mechanical Engineering

Students who possess a postgraduate degree in mechanical engineering or an additional degree in management can find jobs with the managerial or administrative departments of pioneer industries in the private sector. If they choose, it is also possible for them to go for industry research. Other opportunities are:

  • Teaching in Engineering Colleges
  • Consultant in transportation, logistics and automobile engineering firms
  • IT firms like IBM and Wipro take post graduate mechanical engineers in their software division which supports automobile engineering giants like Ford and other heavy machinery manufacturing giants.
  • Automobile, piping, power sector
  • Fundamental pre-sea training or a program in nautical science to join as navigating officers or marine engineers

Government Sector Jobs after M.Tech in Mechanical Engineering

Simultaneously, there are a lot of career opportunities that are made available for postgraduate students of Mechanical engineering. Freshers can join as Junior Engineers and there is a possibility that skilled engineers can get promoted to the positions of Assistant Engineers, Assistant Executive Engineers and Executive Engineers in public sector firms which are into multiple areas of manufacturing sector like power plants, machinery plans like HAL and so on. The top most position a mechanical engineer can attain is Superintendent Engineer. These engineers are wanted in field like

  • Automobile
  • Oil exploration and┬áRefineries
  • Machine tools
  • Mining
  • Heavy Machineries
  • Space Exploration
  • Electronics firms, etc

Oil manufacturing firms like HPCL offer good opportunities too. In addition to this, the technical divisions of the Defense as well as the space research organization also need mechanical engineers. On top of this, the field of agriculture also gives a big importance to mechanical engineers. Here, engineers are required to manufacture as well as design the equipments needed to enhance the yield of crops.

Job Prospects Abroad after M.Tech in Mechanical Engineering

There are quite a few job opportunities that are available for postgraduates of Mechanical Engineering. Many leading international private as well as government firms employ Mechanical Engineers for research purposes. There are top quality research centres of excellence in mechanical engineering field. Some top notch firms who take in post graduate mechanical engineers are Siemens, Ford and so on.



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21 Responses to “Jobs after M.Tech in Mechanical Engineering”

  1. 21
    Manish parganiha:

    What are the research field after mtech(mechanical) engineering?

  2. 20

    i have done from aeronautical engg. now i want to go for pg programme from mechanical.What are the job oppurtunities in both private & public sector if i opt this programme.

  3. 19
    Praveen naik:

    sir nw I m doing my mtech in tool engineering .. actually after doing mtech I want myself job opportunity in both teaching n industry 50:50 %
    because I want job if I wont get job in industry den I will join as teacher in engineering coll is it possible for me to join teaching field

  4. 18

    i heard somewhere, that opportunity of getting job after is less than that after……is it true??????

  5. 17

    Nw i m 4th yer mechanical so i m very confuse about my carrier actully i m decided afer my btech what i do mtech or mba which is having mor scope so plz tal me which is best…

  6. 16

    sir i want to join in army as an officer level… i am doing my ME after one year intervel now im in 24 can do that???
    or is there possibilities to get a job in government sector

  7. 15

    i have completed M.Tech(mechanical)20011-13 and having automobile industry exp. after my B.Tech(mechanical)2005-09. how would i can apply for good companys like FORD,TOYOTA or any others.

  8. 14

    i completed my in mechanical engineering and having two years experience as a site engineer iam going to complete by 2013 iam searching for job please guide me how to search for good jobs.

  9. 13

    sir ihave gap of 6yrs now iam doing my mechanical engg is there agood chances to get good mechnical engg job

  10. 12

    I completed M-tech mechanical with speialization in production.also i have two years service experience in kpt private ltd kolhapur as a project i am searching for job in pune.plz guide me to search jobs.

  11. 11
    Arpit parmar:

    I have completed my bechelor study in automobile engg. I want to go germany for masters but i also want to do the job for my expanse. And how can i get scholarship for the study. Please guide me.

  12. 10
    Akhil kumar:

    Is mechanical engineering or software engineering a good choice?

  13. 9

    i am completed in in production engineering with 7.5GPA now i am searching job for cae in abroad so any one please tell me how to get job in abroad

  14. 8

    completed M.E. in Tool Design.Did my Project in TATA Motors. But unable to find a job.please suggest me.

  15. 7
    sumesh m:

    i am completed in in mechanical production engineering ,now i had 5 year experience in teaching can i get a job for cae in abroad so any one please tell me how to get job in abroad

  16. 6

    i am completed in in mechanical design engineering now i am searching job for cae (structural design engineer) in abroad so any one please tell me hot to get job in abroad

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  18. 4

    hi abhishek mahajan

    regarding mechanical job contact me
    [email protected]

  19. 3
    Abhishek Mahajan:

    I am a B.E.MECH. from Mumbai university, struggling for job as a designee. Is there any solution?

  20. 2

    i got 56% in ma 12th class n m in 3rd yr mechanical engineering student ………. i have lot of interest in automobile industry , wana to join indian car industry ……….can it be possible to get job in in dis sector ???? please specify eligibility condition…

  21. 1

    i want to know that any good job for mechanical engg. in u.s.a?