What to do after B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering?


Aeronautical engineering is one of the most challenging branches of engineering. It has a wide scope of growth in the field of engineering. This field is concerned mostly with the technical as well as the mechanisms of the flying aircrafts. This is an emerging field. This field deals with the development of new technologies in aviation and defence systems. This field mainly consists of the construction, designing, working, testing, operation, maintenance of the space craft’s, satellites, missiles, space vehicles, etc.

Scope for higher studies after B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering

The candidates can go for higher studies after B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering. The candidates can go for their degree in aeronautical engineering. Some of the post graduate courses are:

  • Master of Technology (M.Tech) in Aerospace Engineering
  • Master of Engineering (M.E) in Aeronautical Engineering

The candidates can also go for MBA programs. To do the post graduate programs, the aspirants have to appear for the entrance examinations like GATE, CAT, MAT, TANCET, etc. The candidate can choose the post graduate degree according to their wish.

There are many institutes which offer the post graduate degree in this field. Some among them are:

  • Indian Institute of Technology
  • Nehru College of Aeronautics and Applied Sciences, Coimbatore.
  • Indian Institute of Aeronautical Engineering, Dehradun
  • Bangalore Institute of Aeronautical Engineering and Information Technology, Bangalore
  • School of Aviation Science and Technology, Delhi Flying Club, Safdarjung Airport, New Delhi
  • Hindustan Institute of Engineering Technology, Chennai
  • Nehru College of Aeronautics and Applied Sciences, Coimbatore.

Career opportunities after B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering

Many job opportunities are available for graduates in Aeronautical Engineering. There are a lot of opportunities in the government organizations also for these candidates. Some among them are :

  • Civil Aviation Department
  • Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)
  • Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL)
  • Aviation industry
  • National Aeronautical Laboratory
  • Defence Ministry
  • Air India
  • Aeronautical Development Establishment
  • Aircraft Manufacturers
  • Civil Aviation Department
  • Defence Research And Development Laboratories
  • Flying Clubs
  • Helicopter Corporation of India
  • Indian Airlines
  • Government Owned Air Service
  • National Aeronautical Lab (NAL)

They can get jobs in the field of testing, designing, etc. Apart from these, the candidates can appear for many exams like bank clerical and probationary officers’ exams, IES exams, etc. The candidates can also appear for various tests conducted by navy, army, etc. The candidates can also appear for the exams conducted by ISRO. If the candidates are interested, they can also shine in the field of teaching after the completion of their master’s degree in Aeronautical Engineering.

Private jobs B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering

There are many private firms which offer jobs for these graduates. They can get various jobs in the private airlines such as

  • Jet Airways
  • Kingfisher Airlines
  • Spice Jet, etc.

Many jobs are available in the air services also like development, research, maintenance, etc. At the starting stage of the career they can work as junior engineers. After gaining some experience and appearing many departmental exams they can get promotions.

Career opportunities abroad after B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering

They can also go abroad for a good future. Many foreign countries are in need of these professionals. The experienced candidates can get job offers in NASA and R&D departments.



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4 Responses to “What to do after B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering?”

  1. 4
    after aeronautical any government jobs is there:

    Respected Sir,

    This is Venki.Rite now I am pursuing B.Tech Aeronautical Engineering and I am in 2nd year.Can you please let me know what are the requirement for the Airport jobs and How I should I prepare for it.

  2. 3

    1.what are jobs available in airports?

    2.if catia is enough for designing purpose in aeronautical ?

  3. 2

    what are the jobs available for a girl in airport after completion of B.E. Aeronautical engineering?

  4. 1

    I Wish to do B.Tech in aerospace.Cud u pls tell me the names of colleges offering aerospace engineering..And what to do after B.tech…I dnt want immideate job but study further in this field