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Electronic engineer

Electronicsengineering, or electronic engineering, is a discipline which make use ofnon-linear and active electrical mechanisms to design electronic circuits,devices, microprocessors, microcontrollers and other structures. 

Career Options

  • • Aerospace industry • Automotive industry • Construction industry • Defence industry • Electronics industry • Fast moving consumer goods industry • Marine industry • Oil and gas industry • Pharmaceuticals industry • Power generation industry • Rail industry • Telecoms • Utilities industry

Educational Qualifications

  • Minimum qualification- 10+2 or equivalent examination, with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

Personal Skills

  • • Good communication skills • Good planning and organisation skills • Good hand-eye coordination • The ability to undertake detailed and elaborate work • The ability to identify
  • analyse and solve problems • To enjoy computing and technical design.

Courses to be pursued

  • The aspirant needs to crack an Entrance to the IIT's is through 'JEE' (Joint Entrance Exam) and for other major institutions through AIEEE (All India Engineering/Pharmacy/Architecture Entrance Examination) OR their own separate entrance exams and other state level and national level exams. • BE / B.Tech courses • Diploma courses in polytechnics are of 3 years duration.

Top Colleges

  • IIT New Delhi Beside Adyar Cancer Institute, Opposite to C.L.R.I, Sardar Patel Road, Adyar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600036 Ph- 044 2257 8280
  • Bharat Electronics Limited Bharat Electronics Limited Corporate Office Outer Ring Road, Nagavara Bangalore - 560045 Ph- +91- 80-25039300

Working Conditions

Most electronics engineers work in offices and laboratories in the Perth metropolitan area. They usually work in clean, well-lit environments, to make working with very small components easier. Some travel to work sites and clients’ offices for to carry out installation and servicing work.

Top Companies

  • BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited) Ph- +91 11 26493021 www.bhel.com
  • Indian Multinational Oil and Gas Company Ph- 011 2331 0156 www.ibef.org Email Id- editorspeak@ongc.co.in
  • Bharat Electronics Limited Ph- +91- 80-25039300 bel-india.com

Successful Persons

Sundar Pichai– CEO Google

The first Indian to be appointed as the Google CEO, Sundar Pichai was born in 1972 and grew up in Chennai. An IIT Kharagpur alumnus, he later attended Stanford for MS and Wharton for his MBA.

Satya Nadella – CEO Microsoft

Satya Nadella is an Indian-American, currently heading Microsoft as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). He is the third CEO after Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer in 38 years of Microsoft’s history.

Padmashree Warrior – Former CTO, Cisco

Padmasree Warrior, the former Chief Technology & Strategy Officer (CTO) of Cisco Systems, and the former CTO of Motorola Inc, was listed as the 71st most powerful woman in the world by Forbes as of 2014.

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