Automobile Engineering or Automotive Engineering is a part of Mechanical Engineering. Through the application of automotive technology, the course offers specialisation in vehicle designing, repairing, testing and assembling. In this programme, one can also learn safety engineering, quality management and control, automotive analytics as well as assembling and installation of various automobiles. BE/B.Tech in Automobile Engineering is a 4-year programme.This programme also involves the study of courses related to aerospace and marine engineering. It enables the students to explore new areas, create new avenues in the fields of research and development of technologies in the field of automobile engineering. One can pursue M.Tech in Automobile Engineering after successful completion of BE/B.Tech.


UG: Candidates must have passed 10+2 with minimum qualifying marks in aggregate with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as core subjects. Besides national-level test like JEE, Independent entrance tests for Automobile Engineering are also held by various state, central, and private universities which mostly require 50% in qualifying exam as the prerequisite to appear for the test

PG: Candidates must hold a degree in Bachelor of Engineering/B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering/Automobile Engineering along with a good score in entrance tests held for PG programme held by the various state, central, and private universities or national-level test like GATE.



  • As Design Engineers, automobile engineers design the intricate details of the hydraulic, electrical, and mechanical systems inside a vehicle.
  • As Development Engineers, they are involved in the development, implementation, operation, maintenance, and control of all processes in the manufacture of vehicles.
  • As quality control executive, they work towards improving the efficiency of existing vehicles and developing new ones.

Along with this, graduates and postgraduates may fetch following jobs in the automobile industry:

Automobile Engineer

Material Processing Specialist

Safety Testing Specialist

Material Purchase Manager

Quality Control Executive

Research and Development Engineer



  • Automotive Design and Manufacturing
  • CAD/CAM Technology in Automotive Engineering
  • Engine Principles
  • Engineering Analysis & Numerical Methods
  • Fluid Mechanics and Machinery
  • Fuel and Emission Control Systems
  • Manufacturing Methods
  • Modern Vehicle Technology
  • Operations Research and Industrial Management
  • Service and Management
  • Vehicle body engineering and Aerodynamics
  • Vehicle Performance and Testing
  • Vehicle Technology and Dynamics


Automobile Engineer
Automobile Engineer
Salary : 3L INR - 4L INR
Degrees: B.E /Btech, M.E /Mtech.


  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 18.64 Lakhs Amity University, Noida
    Minimum Fees 0.06 Lakhs LD College of Engineering, Ahmedabad
    Degree Offered in UG
    B.E /Btech
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 7.45 Lakhs Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar
    Minimum Fees 0.06 Lakhs LD College of Engineering, Ahmedabad
    Degree Offered in PG
    M.E /Mtech.


Automobile Engineering

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Suhas Harish 2 days ago

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Suhas HarishLast Seen: 1 day 13 hours agoJoined on: 30-Apr-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Best collage for automobile engineering

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TANU JAIN 2 days ago

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Hello,Here is the name of the best colleges;1. DTU - Delhi Technological University, Delhi.2. Anna University, Chennai.3. PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore.4. JNTUK Kakinada - Jawaharlal Nehru Tec...Read More
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Which one is better automotive or automobile engineering?

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Nafisa Turabi 4 days ago

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Hi Megha,Both are sub branches of mechanical engineering. Automotive means anything related to automobiles be it parts, mechanics or any other related things. Automobile engineering includes everythin...Read More

Dhiraj Dave 6 days ago

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Dhiraj Dave Last Seen: 1 day 16 hours agoJoined on: 06-Dec-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Which is the Best college for Automobile engineering??

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Bhavya Nangia 6 days ago

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Bhavya NangiaLast Seen: 1 hour 55 min agoJoined on: 23-Jun-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Every college is best in terms of one thing or the other ..some of the best colleges for Automobile Engineering are :1) Anna University, Chennai2) PSG college of technology ,Coimbatore3)Manipal Instit...Read More

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Manav Jethani 8 days ago

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Automobile engineering colleges and universities in USA, UK, AUSTRALIA and ASIA.

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Hey Manav Jethani,The Top Engineering colleges for Automotive engineering in USA are,University of Michigan.Clemson University.Kettering University.Rochester Institute of Technology.Ohio State Univers...Read More

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Fees of iit delhi for mechanical or automobile engineering ?

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vikas gehlot 10 days ago

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The tuition fee per semester is 100000 rupees and other fees including mess advance and hostel rent comes up to 20000 therefore you need to pay 100000 rupees tuition fee per semester this same for all...Read More

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