IIT is the most reputed college in the country offering a huge list of some of the most offbeat courses while at the same time giving an opportunity to availing a host of exciting new careers. Civil engineering, computer science & electrical engineering are some of the most common courses offered in the IIT campus. However there are many other unusual courses that are available in the IITs campus. These courses at IIT are largely unexplored & unknown to many. Here are a few courses at IIT that you could explore & make a good career from them.
Unique Courses At IIT:
IIT Delhi offers a unique B.Tech Textile Technology
The course specializes in Yarn Manufacture, Spinning Processes, Fibre Structure and Analysis and Intelligent, Functional Textiles. It is a three year course & being one of its kind courses offered in the IIT campus, it provides huge potential for the students to make a good career in the textile industry. Perusing an educational qualification in this unique course offers you a clear & bright career road map for growth & development in a number of textile manufacturing companies. These course offer ample career opportunities for professionals having good industrial knowledge and skills. The graduates from here will be highly valued by textile manufacturing companies who would employ them in varying departments such as Planning, Production, Quality Control, Sales, Marketing, Operations & much more in Textile products, Textile machinery companies & so on.
IIT Guwahati offers B.Tech in Mathematics and Computing
The course encompasses unique syllabus ranging from Real Analysis and Matrix numerical Computations to rigorous Calculus for Finance. The course prepares the student for a career in software, finance or research. The students get an opportunity to enter into a range of industry like consulting engineering firm, Banks & Insurance companies, Biomedical Research industry, Bureau of Meteorology & much more. The B.Tech in Mathematics and Computing offers you a number of exciting job profiles like Business Data Analyst, Computer Scientist, Computer Programmer, Software Engineer, Financial Analyst, Economist & a Researcher, Statistician, Consultant & so on.
IIT-KGP Offers students B.Tech Agricultural and Food Engineering
The program specializes on areas such as Crop Production Technology, Irrigation Engineering, Food Technology, Land Resource Planning, Drainage, Agricultural Sciences, Dairy Engineering and Agricultural Machinery. This course prepares students for several challenging careers in industries like FMCG industries, Farming Industry, giving you an entry into some of the top notch companies like Food Corporation of India, Hindustan Lever Limited, ITC, Pepsi, Amul, Nestle, etc. one could kick start their professional career as an Agriculture Engineer, Microbiologist, Researcher, Agriculture Specialist, Marketing & Sales head, Environmental controls Engineer etc.
IIT Madras offers B.Tech Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering
The course covers all aspects of Ship & Marine Designing, Construction, Structuring, Ocean Hydrodynamics and Marine Engineering, Computer Aided Submarine Design and Drafting, applied Mechanics Lab and Ocean Engineering Lab. Having successfully completed this course one can expect for an entry into oil companies, engineering companies & government departments like L&T, BHEL, Indian Oil, ONGC, BPCL etc with a scope of being a Design engineer, Marketing, Operational & sales manager, Consultant, ship surveyor, Naval architect, Researcher, Ocean engineer & much more.
IIT Roorkee offers specialized B.Tech Pulp and Paper Engineering
The program has been designed to prepare candidates for managing the process industries that includes manufacturing of paper pulp & other biomaterials. The course curriculum includes syllabus emphasizing on basic sciences Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Process Technologies, Design Engineering, Economics & Analysis, Recycling process, Paper-pulp engineering etc. through this program one could make a career in companies like Reliance Cellulose, Vikarabad Pulp and Paper Mills, JK Paper, AP Paper Mills, he West Coast Paper Mills Ltd , Century Paper Mills & many more such companies. Students completing B.Tech Pulp and Paper Engineering program can start their career as a Corporate Engineer, Process Development Engineer, Fiber line Superintendent, Safety Process Engineer, Production Supervisor, Pulp and Paper Lab Testers and so on.
Read this article to help you decide which branch and IIT you should choose.