WHAT IS TOOL ENGINEERING ?
Candidates must have passed 10+2 with minimum qualifying marks in aggregate with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as core subjects. Independent entrance tests for this programme are also held by various state, central and private universities which mostly require 50% as the prerequisite to appear for the test.
Candidates must hold a degree in Bachelor of Engineering/B.Tech along with a good score in entrance tests held for PG programme conducted by various state, central and private universities.
SCOPE OF TOOL ENGINEERING
Tool engineers are tasked with the design of jigs, fixtures, press tools, die casting, plastic moulds, plastic technologies, cutting tools, metrology and measurements, gauges, engineering graphics etc.
Tool engineers are most sought after as product drafters and CAD operators.
Some of the job profiles for Civil and Structural Engineers are as follows:
Entry-Level Tool Designer
Tool and Die Maker
- Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing
- Designs of Jigs, Fixtures and Gauges
- Electrical machines
- Fluid Mechanics
- Machining Process and Analysis
- Material Science and Metallurgy
- Mechanics of Solids
- Numerical Analysis and Statistical Techniques
- Product Design and Development