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Industrial Engineering

Engineering Entrance , JEE Main

Industrial Engineering:

Industrial Engineering, also known as Production engineering, Operations management & Manufacturing Engineering, deals with the development, improvement, implementation and evaluation of integrated systems of people, knowledge, equipment, energy, material and process. It is based on principles and methods of engineering analysis and synthesis and eliminates waste of time, money, materials, energy and other resources. The best aspect of Industrial Engineering is that it can be applied in virtually every industry! Originally applied to manufacturing, it has extended its service to similar fields like operations research, systems engineering, ergonomics and quality engineering. 10+2 or equivalent with science as a subject is the basic eligibility criteria for the admission to the Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Engineering, a Bachelor's Degree in any branch of engineering/technology (BE / BTech) or equivalent with first division for a PG course and a Master of Science degree in Industrial Engineering for Ph. D.

Career Prospects:

Industrial Engineer gets jobs in all types of the industries. They may join the private consultancy firms, R&D establishments of the big companies, and the technical sales managers. They work as plant engineers, manufacturing engineers, quality engineers, process engineers and industrial managers in different industries, management and service sector in the middle management cadre.

Institutes Course Offering:

Some of the institutes offering Industrial Engineering are

For B. Tech.
•    Indian Institutes of Technology, Kharagpur
•    Indian Institutes of Technology, Delhi
•    Indian Institutes of Technology, Roorkee

For M. Tech.
•    Government Engineering College, Thiruvananthapuram
•    The National Institute of Technology (NIT) (Deemed University), Tiruchirappalli
•    NIT-Calicut    
•    IIT Kharagpur
•    The Amrita School of Engineering (Department of Mechanical Engineering)
•    The National Institute of Industrial Engineering, Mumbai

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