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Do you know that Mechanical Engineering is one of the most popular career choices? Here are 5 reasons to help you choose mechanical engineering as a career

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How many times have you heard the question “Why do you want to be a mechanical engineer?” It is a common question, but what exactly does it mean? Mechanical engineering is an important and sought-after career choice in India. We offer you 5 reasons why you should choose mechanical engineering as a career.


1. A broad range of career opportunities: 

You can find a job in any industry that requires mechanical engineering skills. Mechanical engineers have the opportunity to work in various industries like automotive, aviation, energy production and distribution, healthcare equipment manufacturing, or research and development departments within government agencies or corporations.


2. Great salary: 

According to reports Mechanical engineers are some of the highest-paid professionals with a median salary of Rs. 67,69,528 depending on experience and location! It is a lucrative career where you get many job opportunities and earn a lot of money. 


3. A competitive job market:

The demand for mechanical engineers is expected to increase by 15% from 2016 to 2026, which means that the job market will be very competitive. 


4. A good career choice for those who are passionate: 

For those who are interested in science and technology, a mechanical engineering course is the best choice. Mechanical engineers get to work with the latest technologies to design new products and systems, improve existing ones, or make them more efficient so they can be used by people around the world.


5. Endless career options: 

Mechanical engineering has many career options such as product design, research & development, manufacturing management, etc., which provide endless opportunities for growth in this field.


Mechanical Engineering encompasses several sub-disciplines such as mechanical engineering, mechatronics, aeronautics and marine engineering. According to the World Economic Forum, the global demand for mechanical engineers is expected to grow. This has resulted in an increase in demand for graduates from these fields. Therefore, if you are looking for a career in this field, we strongly recommend that you choose a college that offers good courses in this area.


Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College has been training students for more than a decade. We've seen the need for innovation and technology in the industry grow exponentially, so we've made sure to provide you with the best mechanical engineering education possible. We're proud of our achievements, but if you want to know more about what it's like to be an engineer at Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, feel free to explore our course offerings. 

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