B.Tech/B.E Automobile Engineering

The B.Tech/BE Automobile Engineering is a 4-years undergraduate course that is divided into 8-semesters. The course deals with the study of various engines and their construction, electrical systems, alternative fuels, safety, economics and quality of an automobile. The course gives a detailed understanding and working of the vehicles. The course trains the students on various aspects of automobiles like engines, design, electronics, comforts etc. The course trains the students on special skills so that they can understand the work ethics required in the industry.

The students with the B.Tech Automobile Engineering  specialisations will be studying the following topics during their course duration

Mathematics Physics
Chemistry Basic Engineering
Material Science Engineering Mechanics
Thermodynamics Electronics & Instrumentation
Manufacturing Technology Fluid Mechanics
Mechanics of Solids Applied Thermal Engineering
CAD/CAM Fundamentals of Vibration & Noise
Materials Technology Automotive Chassis
Fluid Power Control Automotive Engine Systems
Automotive Transmission Vehicle Testing Lab
Engine & Fuel Testing Lab Economics and principles of Management
Alternative Fuels and Energy Systems Vehicle Body Engineering & Safety
Automotive Aerodynamics Vehicle Dynamics
Computer Simulation and IC Engine Processes Two and three Wheeled Vehicles
Off Road Vehicles Tractors and Farm Equipments
Modern Vehicle Technology Vehicle Performance Characteristics
Modern Manufacturing Techniques Precision Engineering
Production Management Artificial Intelligence & Expert Systems
Process Planning and Cost Estimation Tool Engineering and Design
Flexible Manufacturing Systems Non-Traditional Machinery Techniques
Foundry Engineering Combustion Engineering
Gas Turbine Technology Fuel Cell Technology
Refrigeration and Air Condition Systems Alternative Sources of Energy
Automotive Air Conditioning Automotive Pollution and Control
Microprocessor Application in Automobiles Automotive Electronics
Instrumentation and Control PLC and Data Acquisition Systems
Microprocessor Based System Design Industrial Engineering
Material Management Human Relations Management
Entrepreneurship Development Facilities Planning
Industrial Safety and Environment Supply Chain Management
TQM and Reliability Engineering Marketing and Sales Management
Vehicle Transport Management  

Salary Package

The fresh B.Tech Automobile Engineering students will usually start their careers with a salary package of around 4 lakhs to 6 lakhs per annum. The pay scales increase according to their experience.The salaries also depends upon the skills and academic performance of the students.

Job Roles

Some of the job roles available for B.Tech Automobile Engineering are:

  • Vehicle Inspector
  • Auto Mechanic
  • Auto Engineer
  • Auto Designer

Top Colleges offering B.Tech Automobile Engineering course are:

  • Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering
  • Christ University
  • Acharya Institute of Technology
  • New Horizon College of Engineering
  • Jain University