Automobile Engineering, a branch of vehicle engineering, deals with different elements of electrical, electronic, software and safety engineering. In this stream, a student learns how to design, develop, manufacture, test and repair and service automobiles. Today the demand of automobile engineer is growing day by day because India has emerged as the global hub of automobile and auto components manufacturer.
The Automotive Engineering program aims to provide practice-oriented education based on the latest scientific results and methods, which enable students to work independently as automotive engineers. Considering the specific needs of a modern and innovative automotive technology, students develop during the theoretical and applied modules of study a comprehensive understanding of the complex field of Automotive Engineering. They become the opportunity to select one field of study out of more and therefore to adapt the course offer to their special interests and professional expectations. Furthermore, students enhance social and methodical skills. The international profile of the program enables students to face increasing challenges and standards of global markets.
There are plenty of employment opportunities for the qualified people and they can select a career in Automobile Industry, which leads to bright future.This field offers wide range of opportunities for the aspirants and it includes automobile manufacturing industries, production plants, service stations, state road transport corporations, private transport companies, insurance companies, motor vehicle departments etc. With the computer knowledge in CAD (Computer Aided design), CAM (Automation), Automobile engineers can find employment in computer aided industries as Designers or they can design models of vehicles by joining the Research and Development wing of companies. Diploma holders in Automobile engineering can start their own business enterprise like automobile maintenance workshop or automobile garages. Automobile maintenance Engineers are offered the post of general supervision of mechanics in a workshop, factory or garage. Gujarat is going to be a one of the largest hub of automobile industry among Indian states.