Engineering is the field dedicated to using scientific
and mathematical knowledge to research and find answers
to technical problems. Engineering means to find economical
solution for technological problems. Engineer's work is
the link between perceived social needs and commercial applications.
Engineers design products, machinery to build those products,
plants in which those products are made, and the systems
that ensure the quality of the products and the efficiency
of the workforce and manufacturing process. Engineers design,
plan, and supervise the construction of buildings, highways,
and transit systems. They develop and implement improved
ways to extract, process, and use raw materials, such as
petroleum and natural gas.
Engineering offers tremendous scope for employment depending
upon the area of specialization. There are numerous opportunities
for engineers in the private sector, public sector, Defense
services, in Civil Aviation Industry, Merchant Navy and
computer software industry, etc. Engineers with Post Graduate
degree get senior position in private and government department
or as a planner or advisor on basic infrastructure development
of the industry. An engineer with entrepreneurship abilities
can also set up his/her own enterprise. Professionals in
this field are in great demand today and the demand keeps
on burgeoning day by day.
Tamilnadu is one of the leading states in India with more number of Engineering Colleges and Deemed Universities offering Engineering Education. In the recent years, the interest towards engineering has increased among student community as well in Tamilnadu. Also in the last the 12 years, the number of engineering colleges has increased approximately from 200 to 500+. In this scenario finding information about all the colleges and selecting the right branch in right college has become a tough task for any engineering aspirant.