Career Option in Electrical

Electrical and Electronics Drafters Job Description

A.  Field description

Text Box:  Electrical engineering, also referred to as electrical and electronic engineering, deals with the study and application of electricity, electronics andelectromagnetism It is only since late nineteenth century, after commercialization of the electric telegraph and electrical power supply, did this stream become recognized as a possible employment venue. It now covers a range of subtopics including power, electronics, control systems signal processing and telecommunications.

B. Education Guide
Education Details & Eligibility

A graduate degree (B.E) or at least a diploma in Electrical engineering is essential. The degree and postgraduate degree courses are offered by the private and government colleges in India and around the globe.

Basic eligibility criteria

10th, +2 (Higher Secondary students) with science group as the majors can choose Bachelor degree in Electrical engineering (B.E).

Course Duration

The course duration for the various programs is as follows:

Diploma in Electrical engineering is three years.
B.E (Electrical engineering) is around four years.
M.E (Electrical engineering) is offered as a two year program in various universities.

Approximate Education Expenses

The Total expense for doing Bachelor’s in Electrical engineering is as follows

B.E - Rs.45000/ per year - (4 Years)
M.E - Rs.56000/ per year - (2 Years)

Bank loans and private loans can be easily arranged by directly contacting the banks through the college administraton.

C. Institutions that offer this Education

Almost all the deemed and general universities offer Bachelor degree in Electrical engineering.For further details on courses please visit

D. Job Opportunities and Job Roles

Being an Electrical engineer requires very good knowledge and understanding which determinine the career success for a professional.

The jobs available are:

  • Jr.Engineer
  • Electrical system Controller
  • PLC operator
  • Programmer
  • Tutor etc. 
E. Approximate Salary Range

The salary can be from Rs.11, 000 to Rs.19, 000 for starters and increases with experience and knowledge.

F. Related Links

A non-profit organization, IEEE is the world's leading professional association for the advancement of Electrical Technology. Web site link:

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