How to become an engineer - Happy Engineers Day!

September 15, 2016


On September 15, we celebrate Engineers Day.

So many interesting wishes some funny, some motivating float around.

And then there's your mom "Mera beta/beti bade ho kar engineer banega/banegi"!

Many say it is the hardest of the study programs but still you want to do it because somewhere you feel.

The world can't change you but you can change the world!


Engineering is also one of the most rewarding and lucrative careers. So here are some great tips to get going and realize your dream.

How to start?


  • First of all know your interest area. Some popular engineering streams are computer science, electronics and mechanical. However you may have special interests like Biotechnology or aeronautics. Read more about various engineering streams, click here.
  • You can also take the career aptitude test to understand your personality and right careers for you. Take this test.
  • Take the science stream in class 11 and class 12.

Prepare for entrance exams


What is the right time to start?

Some people start in class 9 and some start as late as in class 12. The right time might depend on how well you study in school. If your concepts are clear, then the only preparation you need for entrance exams, is to solve questions. Giving 1 hour daily with your school studies is sufficient. It is better if you start by class 11 so that you do not feel the burden.

Choose the right preparation method

The best method is self study with the help of an online platform like Simplylearnt.com. This saves you time you would waste on travelling, keeping and maintaining your study plans and report cards and even helps you asks your doubts without any worry.

Apply for Engineering Entrance Exams

There are several engineering colleges in this country. The best ones are the IITs but there are many other excellent colleges other than IITs like BITS, VIT etc. Following are some tips on which forms to fill up
  • Must apply for JEE Main, the exam which allows you an entrance in many colleges across the country. It is also the entry point for the IITs entrance exam the JEE Advanced.
  • Give entrance exams for your state domicile, most states take the scores of JEE Main, however, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh/Telanga, West Bengal have their own entrance exams.
  • Apply for special universities like BITS, VIT and Manipal. Out of these BITS is ranked the highest.

Study Engineering!


Crack your exam, get top rank and get into a great engineering college. And then whatever everybody jokes about engineering students, never listen, get great grades in your exams! Get the best job possible and ENJOY.

Become An Engineer And Have A Happy Engineer's Day!