Engineering is the one of the most respectable profession and secure career in Pakistan. There are many branches of engineering. Engineering namely means the making of something, and in that context Mechanical Engineering is the most interesting and difficult one, yet with a boost of scope. Mechanical engineering, the broadest of all Engineering disciplines deals with design and production of tools, machines and all other mechanical equipment to be used in industries.
Mechanical Engineers are required in automobile, chemical, electronics, steel plants, oil exploration and refining, technical wings of armed forces, space research organisation, etc. Candidates with post graduate degree or an additional management degree could find work in administrative and managerial positions in government departments or public and private sector industries or do research as well as teaching in Research and teaching institutes.
To become a mechanical engineer one should have a Graduate degree B.Sc / B.E or Postgraduate degree M.Sc / M.E or at least a Diploma in (DAE / B.Tech) Mechanical Engineering. The basic eligibility criteria for a B.Sc / BE is F.Sc (Pre-Engineering) or equivalent examination, with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
How to Become A Mechanical Engineer in Pakistan
Duration : B.Sc / BE courses are of 4 years duration. The diploma courses in polytechnics are of 3 years duration.
Abilities Required : Mechanical engineering technicians need to have excellent mechanical engineering skills, as well as technical drawing and computer skills for designing machines and equipment. It requires IT, design and analytical skills together with an ability to conceptualize structures. They must have numeric skills as math’s is an important tool, an inquisitive and logical mind to make connections between ideas and handle abstract concepts, creative and innovative ideas to find solutions to problems which may need a new perspective, good practical skills to apply math’s and science to real problems.
Mechanical Engineering Careers
- Engineering Fluid Mechanics
- Automobile, Combustion and the Environment
- Transfer of heat , Thermodynamics, and Energy Systems
- Manufacturing of heavy machinery
- Mechanical Design, System Dynamics and Control
- Different structures of Transportation Systems
If you want to pursue your career as a Mechanical Engineer, set yours goals straight because its not something that just happens. Getting admission in a good University is the first step, for which you have to meet the criteria mentioned above. After that, you have to secure good GPA and develop your skills as an Engineer because out in the real world, skills matter the most. Develop your skills to a level that you can derive solutions of problems on your own. We will provide you more information related to this field very soon.