Career in Environmental Engineering: Environmental engineering is also an emerging field, apply soon
Newz Fast, New Delhi:Environmental engineer means one who helps to save nature by studying the environment. Which maintains the relationship between man and the environment. So as not to damage the environment.
The level of pollution is increasing all over the world for the last four-five decades. Environment is getting dirty fast. Rivers and air are getting polluted. Forests are being burnt.
But, now people are becoming a little aware about pollution. As a result, the scope in environmental engineering is increasing.
Environmental engineer means one who helps to save nature by studying the environment. Which maintains the relationship between man and the environment. So as not to damage the environment.
How to make a career in Environmental Engineering?
To do environmental engineering, you have to pass in 12th class from the stream of science (physics, chemistry and maths) with 50% marks. Then you apply in the institute which conducts environmental engineering.
Most of the colleges conduct entrance exam. Admission is done on the basis of merit of entrance exam. It will take you four years to complete this course.
You can do the course from here
Indian Institute of Technology (All)
National Institute of Technology, Trichy
Andhra University College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam
KIT College of Engineering, Kolhapur
Jadavpur University, Kolkata
What are the job prospects?
By doing environmental engineering, you can do job in government, private and NGO sector. You can improve your future by working in positions like Senior Environmental Engineer, Director of Environmental Health and Safety.
A graduate environmental engineer earns around 5 to 6 lakhs every year. You can also do freelance in this field by becoming a consultant. You can also make a professional career in universities.
The scope of doing environmental engineering in India is good. Because India is a developing country. In such a situation, before starting big projects, it is assessed whether it is harming the natural or not.
Increasing urbanization in the country has increased the scope in this field. If you have the ability to think creatively and have analytical skills, then you can make rapid progress in this field.