About Engineering Courses

Bachelors of Technology often referred to as B.Tech, is a four-year full-time course that cover different fields of engineering and technology. The course is designed to develop the technical skills of aspirants who wish the work in the core technology and development sector. B.Tech comprises both theoretical and practical knowledge. Students are also offered hands-on training in order to learn how different software and hardware in their respective fields are operated. Apart from the core engineering sectors, B.Tech enables candidates to work in the Information Technology, Data Analysis, Consultancy and Management sectors. With good technical skills, Bachelor of Technology graduates can also apply for jobs in various Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) and other jobs in the government sector.

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) Eligibility Criteria 

The eligibility criteria required for admission in B.Tech is as follows –
  • Min Qualification Required: 10+2
  • Marks Required (Aggregate): 50% to 70% varies from college to college
  • Age Limit: Some colleges and entrance may have an age bar for aspirants who seek admission in B.Tech courses. Candidates should not be more than 24 years of age counted from the date of the examination

Note: Original copies of all necessary documents and mark sheets have to be presented during the time of admission at the respective college or university.

B.Tech Admission Process 

  • Admission to B.Tech programmes is done on the basis of engineering entrance exams. Admission to centrally funded institutes is done on the basis of JEE Mains and JEE Advanced. 
  • Admission to state colleges are done on the basis of other regional/state entrance exams.
  • Some private universities also conduct their own entrance exams such as VITEE, BITSAT, SRMJEE.
  • Following are some of the Popular Engineering Entrance Exams:
  • Joint Entrance Exams Main (JEE Main)
  • Joint Entrance Exams Advanced (JEE Advanced)
  • Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test (BITSAT)
  • West Bengal Joint Entrance Exams (WBJEE)
  • Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MHT-CET)
  • Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam (VITEEE)
  • Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET)

Popular Specializations

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer Science Engineering
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Electronics and Communications Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering

Engineering is an occupation with extremely wide reach. The term ‘engineering’ covers many fields and, by extension, many skills. Engineers are scientists, inventors, designers, builders and great thinkers. They improve the state of the world, amplify human capability and make people’s lives safer and easier.

Engineering skills include:

  • the scientific method
  • social, cultural and economic awareness
  • mathematics
  • biology, chemistry, physics and other areas of science
  • creativity
  • teamwork

Engineering disciplines cover:

  • Mechanics and the construction of tools and machines of all sizes, from the nano scale to entire manufacturing facilities.
  • The creation of cars, trains, ships, boats, aircraft and all other vehicles.
  • The design and production of chemical compounds.
  • Operations of businesses and cities.
  • Entertainment, industry, construction, transport, healthcare, defence and more!

Students as per his/her interest can be specialized in the following B.Tech disciplines:

  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Aeronautical Engineering


If you want to take admission in IITs or NITs then, you have to clear the entrance examination namely JEE Advanced 2021 that is the second stage of JEE Main. All institutions grant admission to its B.Tech programme through JEE Main 2021. It is mandatory for the B.Tech aspirants to appear JEE Main for taking admission.

Admission process for top engineering colleges 

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