This field deals with the studying of metals and studying of alloys and studying of ores. Metallurgical engineering is also the oldest branch of engineering. Good problem solving skills, analytical skills, technical skills and practical skills are needed for a metallurgical engineer. Tata Steel, Steel Authority of India (SAIL), Hindustan Copper Limited, Hindalco Industries Limited, and Jindal Steel, Finolex Cables Limited and Cable Corporation of India are amongst the top recruiters in the metallurgical fields. The freshers are offered with Rs 15000- 25000 per month. The scope of metallurgical field is increasing at a greater pace. This field has a bright career for the students.
A bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering will be very helpful. People can take this profession as a profession of interest to experiment with the challenges. Passing of 10+2 examination with equivalent marks of 60% in Physics, maths and Chemistry subjects is very essential.
There are various colleges and institutes that conduct entrance examinations before giving admissions. After 10+2 you have to clear the entrance examination to enter this profession. This is one of the oldest and the tuff professions in India. Quick decision making skills, good problem solving skills and excellent communication skills are also must.
Many mechanical engineers get placed in various multinational organizations so, their starting salary starts from Rs 15,000-20,000 Rs. It goes on increasing with the increase in the experience and job position.