In terms of employment, both Civil and Mechanical streams are equally prospective. However, one should go ahead with a particular stream if one is having a passion for the same. By going through the syllabus of these two streams, one can notice the volumes of courses and to master the same, one needs the patients and hard labour during the entire period of one's study.
Internship is the practising of the skill under the guidance of the Employer for which a minor stipend is being paid prior to one's final placement in the job.
GATE is the prestigious test essential for persuing higher study in M.Tech and with a high percentile in the GATE, one may get a chance for continuance of one's study in M.Tech in some distinguished Institute like IIT or in a Regional Engineering College.
Some employers offer extra increments for the candidates having an impressive percentile and has opted for a job on the strength of one's BE qualification. So, GATE score is a vital point to enjoy extra privileges in course of employment.