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How to choose Engineering!

By: Dr. Parminder Kaur
Head Training & Placement (

Engineering is an extensive subject and choosing the right branch will be the first step towards your career. Identifying your interest areas and what gets you excited is important. Everyone has a natural inclination towards a specific field in engineering and selecting that one will play an important role in deciding the future of your choice. There are different engineering branches that you can consider graduating in like B. Tech in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), Information Technology (IT), Mechanical, Chemical, Civil, Electronics & Telecommunication (E&TC) and Electrical engineering. AISEET 2nd rank in Maharashtra (top 5 best institutes in Maharashtra) and 5th in India (top 5 best institutes), Jawaharlal Nehru Engineering College (JNEC), MGM University, Aurangabad, Maharashtra offers all these courses along with B. Arch.

The college is a constituent part of MGM University from academic year 2020-21. The college is affiliated to Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University (Dr. BATU), Lonere which confers the degree of Bachelor of technology (B.Tech.), Master of Technology (M.Tech.) in various disciplines and Bachelor of Architecture (B. Arch.), Master of Architecture (M. Arch.) for 2021 passing out batch. While shortlisting different engineering streams, you should do an elaborate research into the future scope of studies, prospective career opportunities. More emphasis can be put on choosing core branches, if you want to work in government or public sector.

After shortlisting your engineering branch(es) of interest, put them in order of priority as now you have to make a choice for the best engineering college. You can do some research and can give marks on different aspects like faculty qualification, lab and classroom infrastructure, campus amenities, campus placements, library, hostel, computer infrastructure, internet facility, location of college, previous year results and how well alumni is doing. The priority should be as per your branch of interest and reputation of the college. One of the best engineering colleges, JNEC, MGM University can be your top choice as it has a smart campus, qualified and experienced senior faculty members, and well-established infrastructure. Accredited with NAAC ‘A’ grade, JNEC has earned the reputation of a smart learning institute as Innovation Incubation Research Center (IIRC) has been established as part of Industry-Academia Initiative.

To promote research and technical skills which are significant for students’ development, for the first time in Maharashtra, JNEC has come up with the unique state of the art infrastructure which will meet the demands of all types of industries starting from design to manufacturing and rapid prototyping to Industry 4.0. JNEC is equipped with modern infrastructural facilities: an auditorium of seating capacity of 1000 students, two seminar halls of seating capacity of 200 students, central computing lab with 200 computer systems at one location and overall 1200 computer systems in college campus and two conference rooms. MGM University (MGMU), Aurangabad is a smart campus university in Marathwada region.

You should visit the college and talk with faculty members, present students of the college and also with alumni. JNEC, MGM University is the best institute for women as it is ranked at 1st position in India Today Best -Engineering College ranking 2019 for engineering colleges with best male to female ratio. Over the last four decades, more than 15,000 engineers and architects have graduated from the institute. It is gaining fame for the generous investments done in research of diverse areas of science and technology.

Visit the websites of the colleges shortlisted by you to get all these details. Highest numbers of job offer are made to JNEC students during pool campus recruitment drives in Marathwada region. TCS has accredited JNEC as a center for TCS campus recruitment process in Marathwada. MGM University, the best university in Aurangabad is the nodal center for big brands like Samsung, HSBC, Bosch, Amazon, Adani and other major campus recruitment drives. It has been coordinating campus placement drives for many multinational companies in JNEC premises.

JNEC independently organizes and hosts a unique annual TEDx conference that provides an opportunity for students to listen and network with eminent achievers in diverse fields such as literature, arts, technology, health, social services and bureaucrats. Throughout the year MGM University Campus celebrates vibrant activities through which students are exposed to multifaceted opportunities that carves out a brighter and flourished façade of them.In parallel they build a sensitive approach towards body, mind and spirit. Students also participate in Indian Student Parliament, an event where they listen to eminent leaders.

“Engineering is the art of directing the great sources of power in nature for the use and convenience of man “- Thomas Tredgold