AMIE in Mechanical Engineering enables you in becoming an engineer, even without attending a regular college. It's a popular course among students who are not in a position to attend regular classes because of preoccupation with jobs. AMIE gives an easy opportunity to practising diploma holders in acquiring a degree qualification at a reasonable cost compared to regular education. For this course, diploma holders get an advantage over others joining soon after their 10+2. They have to appear for less number of papers. Out of 10 papers in Section A, a diploma holder appears for only 4. With 9 papers, Section B is common for both categories.
Eligibility and duration
Pass in 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Math. Duration of course depends on candidate. Someone capable enough, can complete in 3 years. Others may take more time. Anyway, 6 years each for both sections is the maximum period within which the course is to be completed.