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Engineering courses are offered by various institutes and universities under BTech and MTech programmes. These courses educate different disciplines of engineering in the stipulated time. The duration of courses under BTech programme is 4-years whereas the duration of MTech programme is 2-years. Candidates seeking admission to any engineering course can read the details on this page. Prior to applying for any course, they must go through the eligibility criteria. Further, check more details like popular engineering courses, engineering courses with highest salary package, etc. below.

Engineering Courses under BTech Programme

Following are the engineering courses offered for admission under BTech programme. Candidates can choose any of them based on their interest. National Testing Agency (NTA) conducts JEE Main for admission to the top engineering institutes in India such as NITs, IIITs, CFTIs, etc. Apart from this, there are number of renowned engineering institutes that accept JEE Main scorecard for admission. After qualifying JEE Main, top 2.5 lakh qualified candidates are called for appearing in JEE Advanced for admission to IITs.

Engineering Courses

Aeronautical Engineering

Industrial Engineering

Aerospace Engineering

Marine Engineering

Automobile Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering

Mechatronics Engineering

Biotechnology Engineering

Metallurgical Engineering

Ceramic Engineering

Mining Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Nuclear Engineering

Civil Engineering

Petroleum Engineering

Communications Engineering

Power Engineering

Computer Science Engineering

Production Engineering

Construction Engineering

Robotics Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Structural Engineering

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Telecommunication Engineering

Electronics Engineering

Textile Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Tool Engineering

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Transportation Engineering

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Popular Engineering Courses after Class 12

Now as we know, there are number of engineering courses under BTech programme and some of them are popular. Here, popular means the courses that attract candidates admission more than any other course. Below is the list of best engineering courses along with the approximate enrollments per year:

Best engineering courses

Enrollment per year

Computer Science Engineering

8.8 lakh

Mechanical Engineering

8.3 lakh

Electronics Engineering

6.5 lakh

Civil Engineering

5.9 lakh

Electrical Engineering

4.18 lakh

Engineering Courses: Eligibility Criteria

It is important to meet the eligibility criteria for admission to the engineering courses. The criteria for admission to the BTech and MTech programme are different from each other. Look at the details below:

BTech Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates should be a pass in Class 12 with minimum 60% marks from a recognized Board.
  • They should have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in Class 12.
  • Candidates appearing in Class 12 can also apply for admission.

BTech Lateral Entry Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have studied a three-year Diploma from a recognized University.
  • Candidates should have secured minimum 45% marks in aggregate.

MTech Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have passed four-year BE/BTech from a recognized University.
  • Candidates should have qualified GATE (not required for some institutes)

Engineering Courses with Highest Salary

In this section, engineering courses with best salary have been covered. The data has been taken from the different sources to help the candidates seeking admission to the engineering courses. Take a look at it in the table given below.

Engineering Courses

Salary Package Offered (in Rupees) per annum

Computer Science Engineering

2.4 lakh to 1 crore

Chemical Engineering

4 lakh to 10 lakh

Nuclear Engineering

5 lakh to 23 lakh

Electronics and Communication Engineering

2 lakh to 25 lakh

Petroleum Engineering

3 lakh to 7 lakh

Electrical Engineering

3 lakh to 14 lakh

Mechanical Engineering

3 lakh to 10 lakh

Aerospace Engineering

5 lakh to 30 lakh

Engineering Courses: Fees

Fees of engineering courses vary from less than Rs 1 lakh to more than Rs 5 lakh. The names of the engineering colleges/universities based on their fee range have been given in the table below:

Fee Range

Colleges/Universities

Less than Rs 1 Lakh

Jadavpur University

Government College of Engineering and Research, Avasari

Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai

Kalyani Government Engineering College

Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College

Government Engineering College, Gandhinagar

Jabalpur Engineering College

Coochbehar Government Engineering College

Rs 1 lakh to 2 lakh

JC Bose University of Science and Technology, YMCA

Tezpur University

Government College of Engineering, Karad

Jamia Millia Islamia

Rewa Engineering College

BIT Sindri

Rs 2 lakh to 3 lakh

Delhi Technological University

College of Engineering, Pune

Sardar Patel College of Engineering

Ganga Institute of Technology and Management

Coimbatore Institute of Technology

Madras Institute of Technology

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

Rs 3 lakh to 5 lakh

Parul University

Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women

NIT Patna

Cochin University College of Engineering

Amity University, Raipur

Government College of Engineering, Jalgaon

Lovely Professional University

More than Rs 5 lakh

Chandigarh University

IIT Madras

IIT Delhi

IIT Bombay

IIT Kanpur

Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal

IIT Kharagpur

IIT Roorkee

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 Engineering Courses: FAQs

Q. Which is the best course in engineering?

A. Best engineering courses are Computer Science Engineering, Electronics & Communications Engineering, Information Technology, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, etc.

Q. How many engineering courses are there?

A. There are around 30 courses in engineering.

Q. Which engineering course can be best in 2025?

A. In 2025, the best engineering course can be Data Science & Data Analytics Engineering, Artificial Intelligence Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Robotics Engineering, etc.

Q. Which is the cheapest college for engineering?

A. The cheapest engineering colleges in India are IIT Delhi, IIT Kanpur, IIT Madras, IIT Mesra, IIT Kharagpur, etc.

Popular Engineering Colleges in India

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Most Popular Courses

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Popular Engineering UG Courses in India

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UG Courses

Popular Engineering PG Courses in India

Following are the most popular Engineering PG Courses . You can explore the top Colleges offering these PG Courses by clicking the links below.

PG Courses

Popular Engineering Specializations in India

Following are the most popular Engineering Specializations . You can explore the top Colleges offering these Specializations by clicking the links below.

Top Ranked Colleges by Location

Following are the top ranked colleges for Engineering based on rankings published by The Week, Business Today and National Institutional Ranking Framework (MHRD).

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SRM Ramapuram officially did not release their average least and the highest packages but according to the previous stats the highest package is around 45-50lpa and the average package would be around 18-20lpa for CSE students I think the above information clears your question

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Reshwanth Rao

Beginner-Level 5

Answered 3 hours ago


See, you just missed the cuttoff which is approximately to 89.7 and you clearly know that without clearing the JEE Mains Cuttoff you can't even get the lower branch in any of the NIT / IIIT / GFTI Institute's in India. So it might be better if you try to the other private institutions based upon you

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Bijendra Kumar singh

Beginner-Level 5

Answered 4 hours ago

Yes, pursuing a BTech CSE course from SRM Ramapuram is a good choice if considering the placement opportunities. In 2024, the participating recruiters presented 655 job offers to the batch 2024 of BTech, MBA, MCA, etc. The key highlights of SRM Ramapuram placements for the Class of 2023 and 2024 are

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Shoaib Mehdi

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 4 hours ago

The SRM Ramapuram the highest package offered during the 2024 placement drive stood at INR 40 LPA. The following table showcases the SRM Ramapuram the highest package offered between 2022 and 2024 placement drives:

Particulars

Placement Statistics (2022)

Placement Statistics (2023)

Placement Statistics (2024)

the highest Package

INR 42.50 LPA

INR 47 LPA

INR 40 LPA

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Shoaib Mehdi

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 4 hours ago

Yes Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee International Institute of Information Technology is one of the top most colleges in india.Its one of the good colleges you can consider for taking admission in BTEcg and M.Tech and thus it has good career scope here.

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Tanmoy Ghosh

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 4 hours ago

Yes you can consider Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee International Institute of Information Technology as a good option for M.Tech .The eligiblity for M.E & M.Tech is GATE or CCMT with score of 60 percent and more .

The tution fees for M.E and M.Tech is between 2.7 Lakhs and 3.7 Lakhs .

thus ypu can consid

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Tanmoy Ghosh

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 4 hours ago

First see you are about to get around 93 percentile, Not a bad score at all .

Last year cutoff says If you have a rank of around 1 Lacs in JEE Main, you could potentially secure admission in branches such as Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communicat

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Abhishek Swami

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 4 hours ago

For getting admission for B Tech in Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee International Institute of Information Technology, the canditate must score 50 percent for general and ( 45 percent for reserved catagory) in 10+2 exam.

And moreover the  candidates should also have an eligible score in JEE Mains examinat

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Tanmoy Ghosh

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 5 hours ago

NO for getting admission in Dr shyama prasad international institute of technology for M.Tech GATE, CCMT IS REQUIRED with a minimum marks of 75 percent.

The tution fees will be 2.7 Lakhs to 3.7 Lakhs for the Master of technology programme .

thus for getting admission in  Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Int

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Tanmoy Ghosh

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 5 hours ago

Your rank is calculated based upon your class 12 percentage only.

30% seats get filled with this stream. Since the number of seats is less will this stream, the competition is very high. To get into SASTRA through this stream, you need more than 95% in your class 12th boards. So you will be eligible

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Thrishukrishna Valusa

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 6 hours ago

For the CSE at JUIT Solan the cutoff marks are starting  from 1.6 lakh marks to ending to 2.4 lakh marks.

All the best at your college :)

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Thrishukrishna Valusa

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 6 hours ago

It's a tough question to answer.

But, I say is ignore FIT for the greater outcomes as far as I observed the Neotia university and the SVIST are great to study.

For the good placements go for the FIT and the Neotia university.

As for the fee the SVIST is the lowest of all.

Considering everything as I hav

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Thrishukrishna Valusa

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 6 hours ago

Given your middle-class background and the total fee of 13 Lacs INR, it's essential to consider the following steps to manage your education expenses effectively:

  1. Scholarships and Financial Aid
  • VIT Scholarships
  • Government Scholarships
  • Private Scholarships
  1. Education Loans
  • Bank Loans
  • Government Schemes
  1. Part-T

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Elieth N. Marques

Beginner-Level 5

Answered 6 hours ago

The subjects of Aeronautical Engineering are given below, which plays contributes in the core syllabus:

  • Aero Engineering Thermodynamics
  • Aircraft Design Project
  • Mechanics of Machines
  • Aircraft Design Project
  • Aircraft Structures

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Tasbiya Khan

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 7 hours ago

Joining BTech in Aeronautical Engineering colleges in Maharashtra can be worthwhile for you. For that, you need to check its ROI. Listed below are some of the colleges along with their fees and average placement package:

College Name

Total Tuition Fee

Annual Average Package

Priyadarshini College of Engineering BTech

INR 4 lakh

INR 4 LPA

Tulsiramji Gaikwad-Patil College of Engineering and Technology BTech

INR 4 lakh

INR 2 LPA

Amity University, Mumbai BTech

INR 12 lakh

INR 6 LPA

Sandip University, Nashik BTech

INR 6 lakh

INR 5 LPA

Hope this information proves beneficial for you!

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Tasbiya Khan

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 7 hours ago

It's true that there is a spike in the cutoff rank of the NITK Surathkal in 2023. As the number of seat allocation has decreased and the priority of the college and the course to be opted has increased. And an another reason as in  the previous times there used to be separate exams for both IIT and

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Thrishukrishna Valusa

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 7 hours ago

There are about 10+ BTech Aeronautical Engineering colleges in Maharashtra. Of these,  11 colleges are privately owned and 1 college is owned by public/government organisations. JEE Main and MHT CET are the main accepting entrance exams in top Aeronautical Engineering colleges in MaharashtraRashtr

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Tasbiya Khan

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 7 hours ago

Hello Showmitro!

The eligibility criteria for applying through the ICCR scholarship in NIT-D:

  1. Candidate must apply through ICCR scholarship program only.
  2. Admission will be based on the merit on the qualifying exam.
  3. Candidates must meet the eligibility criteria for the specific programme they are applyin

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Himanshi Tirkha

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 7 hours ago

Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GUJCET) is conducted by the Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSEB). The entrance exam was conducted on Mar 31. Aspirants seeking admission to BPharm course of Nirma University can apply with a valid score in this state-level examination. 

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Manori Sahni

Contributor-Level 9

Answered 7 hours ago

Hello AJ, it's very nice to hear from you that you have cleared JEE Mains with 81 percentile. This in itself is an indication that you have understood the concepts of the subjects for which you appeared for this exam. In JEE advanced the questions are invariably unique and unless the student is well

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Group Captain Vinayak Deo

Scholar-Level 18

Answered 8 hours ago

Hello Jayasri!

With 21,571 ranks in SRMJEE, you can get:

  1. Kattankulathur Campus
  2. Sonepat Campus
  3. Delhi Campus

You can easily get B.Tech CSE, Mechanical, and Electronics in these campuses.

I hope it will help. You can reach out to us for further queries.

Thank You.

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Himanshi Tirkha

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 8 hours ago

Hello Abhishek,  

The window will be opened by June mid-July as admission will open by August. The date for JEE counselling is will be announced soon, so the windows will be opened according to that.

The total intake for B.Tech at GGIPU is 11745. The fee for the course is INR 1.4 L - 7.32 L for the en

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Himanshi Tirkha

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 8 hours ago

The opening rank is 164277 and the closing rank is 492288 for BTech in Food Engineering and Technology at Bundelkhand University

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Sneha Yadav

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 8 hours ago

75%

The candidates must secure 75% in Class 12 or must be in the top 20 percentile. For SC, ST, and PwD candidates, the qualifying percentage is 65%

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Sneha Yadav

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 8 hours ago

Cutoffs for Computer Engineering increased every year from 2021 to 2023 - 4022 in 2021, 4307 in 2022, and 4558 in 2023. KJ Somaiya College of Engineering Cutoff for Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering increased every year with approximately 1000 ranks from 2021 to 2023 for the GOPENH categ

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Sneha Yadav

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 9 hours ago

Hello Payal!

Yes, you will be able to join MBM Engineering College Jodhpur with 71.33 percentile, 429071 CRL rank and 28575 SC rank in JEE Mains, for B.Tech CSE. 

The minimum requirement is 45% in class 12th, according to the available data your rank is sufficient for admission to MBM Engineering Col

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Himanshi Tirkha

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 9 hours ago

JEE Main Cutoff 2024 for the general category is 93.23, for EWS is 81.32, for SC is 60.09, for ST is 46.69, and for OBC is 79.67

No, in order to be admitted to NITs, candidates in the General Category must achieve at least 95 percentile. To be admitted to NITs, candidates from the Reserved category m

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Sneha Yadav

Beginner-Level 4

Answered 9 hours ago

Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA) is conducted by Directorate of Technical Education, Tamil Nadu to offer admissions to candidates in various engineering colleges in the state of Tamil Nadu. TNEA rank list is used to offer admissions to candidates in undergraduate programmes like Bachelors of

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Aman Singh

Beginner-Level 5

Answered 9 hours ago

 With a general EWS rank of 15928, you might have a better chance of getting admission through the EWS quota in some NITs. It is important to note that the cutoff ranks for admission to NITs vary each year based on various factors like the difficulty level of the exam, the number of applicants, and

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Aman Singh

Beginner-Level 5

Answered 9 hours ago

The TANCET 2024 counseling process for Crescent School of Life Sciences admission to MBA/MCA courses is expected to begin in May 2024.

 

  • The GATE COAP 2024 Round 2 Seat Allotment has been released for to MTech course and the last date to Accept & Freeze/ Retain & Wait/ Reject & Wait is May 22, 2024 (t

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Aman Singh

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