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Industrial Production Engineering


Production Engineering is a branch of engineering concerned with the development, improvement, implementation and evaluation of integrated systems of people, money, knowledge, information, equipment, energy, material and process. It also deals with designing new prototypes to help save money and make the prototype better. Industrial engineering /Production Engineeringdraws upon the principles and methods of engineering analysis and synthesis, as well as mathematical, physical and social sciences together with the principles and methods of engineering analysis and design to specify,predict, and evaluate the results to be obtained from such systems. Production & Industrial Engineering is a course which equips a person with the vital technical, analytical and managerial skills  required for production & management of time, labour, and resources in an industry for it to run successfully.

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Production Engineering Scope :

Large number of job opportunities in Automobile, Petroleum, Oil, Gas, Transport, Aircraft industries, Railways, etc. in India and Abroad.

Courses Offered :

List of Courses: –

  1. Certificate Courses in Industrial and Production Engineering.
  2. Diploma in Industrial & Production Engineering.
  3. Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial & Production Engineering.
  4. Bachelor of Technology in Production & Industrial Engineering.
  5. Master of Engineering in Industrial & Production Engineering.
  6. Master of Technology in Production & Industrial Engineering.
  7. Master of Technology in Production Technology.
  8. Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Safety.

Eligibility & Admission Process :

For admission in a bachelor’s degree, the candidate must have passed the higher secondary school certificate (10+2) examination with science subject such as biology, maths and chemistry. For IITs, It is mandatory to qualify in the Joint Entrance Examinations (J.E.E).  The duration for this course is 4 years.

Colleges :

  1. Rayapati Venkata Ranga Rao & Jagarlamudi Chandramouli College of Engineering, Andhra Pradesh.
  2. Anjuman Institute of Technology and Management, Karnataka.
  3. Assam Engineering College, Assam.
  4. B.L.D.E.A’s College of Engineering and Technology, Karnataka.
  5. B.V.B. College of Engineering & Technology, Karnataka.
  6. B.V.B. College of Engineering & Technology, Karnataka.
  7. Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh.
  8. Dr. P.G. Halakatti College of Engineering And Technology, Bijapur, Karnataka.
  9. Gandhi Institute of Technology And Management, Andhra Pradesh.
  10. Jabalpur Engineering College, Madhya Pradesh.
  11. Jawaharlal Nehru National College of Engineering, Karnataka.
  12. National Institute of Engineering, Karnataka.
  13. Nie Institute of Technology, Karnataka.
  14. Poojya Doddappa Appa College of Engineering, Karnataka.
  15. Shriram College of Engineering & Management, Madhya Pradesh.
  16. Shriram Group OF Colleges, Madhya Pradesh.
  17. Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Karnataka.
  18. University B.D.T. College of Engineering, Karnataka.
  19. Vijayanagar Engineering College, Karnataka.

Job Prospects & Salaries :

Graduate engineers find various employment opportunities in production firms both in private and government sectors. Industrial and manufacturing engineers are in great need in manufacturing industries for the smooth execution of their instrumental manufacturing industries and industrial automation units. Engineers with higher degrees and experience can work in top levels in the industrial/management field with attractive remuneration and incentives.

Industrial and production engineers can seek employment in various fields such as armed forces, railways and other government departments as well as in most PSUs. Most of the jobs in this field are supervisory or managerial where critical decision making skills are tested time and again for the smooth performance of the industry. Professionals in this career can also opt for teaching jobs in universities and colleges.

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Some job titles :

  • Ergonomist.
  • Plant Engineer.
  • Process Engineers.
  • Quality Engineers.
  • Industrial Managers.
  • Operations Analyst.
  • Management Engineer.
  • Manufacturing Engineer.
  • Quality Control Technician.

Remuneration :

Remuneration of production managers differs from industries to industries. In P.S.Us they are offered pay packages as per the government guidelines. Whereas in private sectors can earn more income in terms of salaries and other  allowances. In government sector the initial salary of a fresher begins from Rs. 5000 – Rs. 8000 every month. Engineers working in private sectors can get their initial income around Rs. 10000 to Rs. 15000 every month. Engineering graduates with management degrees can get their initial income between Rs. 20, 000 to Rs. 50,000 every month.