Electrical Engineering – Careers and Employment Opportunities

Are you confused about selecting an engineering course? Usually engineering colleges offer many courses in which electrical engineering is a common one. If you want to join electrical engineering and don’t have a clear idea about it, then I want to share some information about career options available in electrical field. Of course you must have heard that computer science related courses have more opportunities, huge annual package and other allowances. Yet, electrical field is an evergreen field and has value throughout the time.

If you are an electrical engineer, then you can consider yourself employed as there are more opportunities available for electrical engineers all around the world. I can say this because electricity is the key ingredient and driving fuel for all machines and industries. Moreover electrical engineering graduates can select their career from various options.

There are many world famous electrical companies which employ talented electrical graduates every year. Some of them are BHEL, SIEMENS and HAVELLS. Usually big conglomerates have their own electrical department and they also recruit hundreds of electrical technicians every year. Many government organisations provide jobs for electrical graduates. TNEB offers post like Assistant Engineers.

If you look beyond the undergraduate course in electrical, then there are various postgraduate courses. The postgraduate programmes include M.E, M.Tech in power electronics, power system analysis, power systems and control systems. These postgraduate courses provide an excellent platform for entering into education field. Moreover there are various research programs, laboratory training courses in Electrical field which has a lot of opportunities and scope. Career in electrical field is uprising.