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Diploma Engineering Technician

Are you thinking of doing any diploma course in engineering technician, then you are at the right place. There are many engineering institutes and colleges that offer diploma courses in India. Learn what are the preparation and education that are necessary to become an engineering technician. All the details, including course content, eligibility criteria, job opportunities, training, etc are mentioned here for your reference.

Course Name: DET
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 3 years

Eligibility Criteria

Those candidates who desire to do a diploma course in engineering technician must have one of the following qualifications:
  1. A recognized 3 year polytechnic diploma or its equivalent in any branch of engineering.
  2. +2 or high school passed with physics, chemistry and maths as a subject and should have passed with minimum 45% marks.
Any educational qualifications equivalent to above are also eligible to undertake a diploma course in technical engineering.

Job Duties of an Engineering Technician

Engineering technicians uses science and maths skills to help engineers with improving manufacturing methods, creating products and maintain assembly systems. Depending on the specific industry type, the duties of an engineering technician varies.

Aerospace engineering technician maintain and run devices that are used to test an aircraft. The mechanical engineers manufacture, test and design machinery and consumer products. The civil engineering technician assists engineers in building roads, architect, designing and building various structures. An environmental engineering technician design method and devices that can control and prevent that are hazardous to health. The job duties of an electronics and electrical engineering are to help manufacture and create digital equipment. A technician engineer looks for ways to produce and do things efficiently.

DET 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


DET - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering DET course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Government Polytechnic College VennikulamDepartment of Technical Education & Board of Technical ExaminationsKerala
Lovely Professional UniversityLovely Professional UniversityPunjab

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There are many universities, institutes and colleges in India that offer diploma courses in technical engineering.

Course Curriculum

An engineer technician course is generally science and maths focused and may include physics, calculus, engineering mechanics, technical writing and computer aided design.

Job Opportunities

An engineering technician solves technical problem and his work is in science related fields and may work in construction sites, laboratories, at industrial, in offices or at manufacturing plants. Their work consists mainly to assist engineers with quality control, research and development work and design. They may also work as quality assurance inspectors or work as alongside scientists. The salaries and career outlooks of an engineering technician vary by sub field, which include industrial, civil, electronics, mechanical and environmental engineering.

It is estimated that overall employment of engineering technicians could increase by one percent over the next decade. The majority of engineering technicians are working in the field of electrical engineering. However, the demands of electrical engineering technicians are growing at a rapid rate and it is expected that an 18% increase in jobs can be seen in this field. So, a candidate desirous of pursuing a diploma course in engineering technician field has really a bright career ahead.

DET Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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