Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Automobile)

Course established in 2000

Total seats available: 60


Passed 10th Std./ SSC examination. In special cases, 2 years after 10+2 Examination or equivalent


Passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with Mathematics/Biology subject.


10+2 Science (with Mathematics as one of the Subject) or 10+2 Science with Technical Vocational subject.


10+(2 years ITI) with appropriate Trade in that order shall be eligible for admission to Second Year Diploma Course(s) of appropriate Programme.

Mechanical Engineering (Automobile)

Duration- 3 Years

The Indian automobile industry is one of the fastest-growing industries under the ambit of the Indian economy. According to Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturer (SIAM 2015), India is the seventh-largest producer in the world with an average annual production of 17.5 million vehicles. The country is also the fourth largest automotive market by volume. Automobile sector contributes 7% of the country’s GDP by volume.

The industry is growing and evolving at a brisk pace. As per industry estimates, the sector is expected to sell 6 million-plus vehicles by 2020.

  • 7th largest automobile producer in the world
  • Production of 17.5 million vehicles annually
  • 4th largest automotive market by volume
  • 89 per cent growth rate in exports.
  • New automotive mission plan-2 (2016-26)
  • Make in India Campaign – focusing on building India ‘A Manufacturing Hub’

Job Avenues for Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Automobile)

  • Designing, Development, and Manufacturing of Vehicles
  • Preparing blueprint of the vehicle and its components
  • Using traditional as well as the most advanced technologies to engineer vehicles
  • Working as maintenance and services engineers in automobile workshops, aircraft industries, aviation, marine vessels, and diesel power stations
  • Automobile Technicians: These technicians are generally responsible for servicing, repairing and overall maintenance of vehicles
  • Automobile Designers: These designers are responsible for working on shape, size and technology of vehicles. Every feature of the car requires an expert designer to design it
  • Executive and Managerial Positions
  • Entrepreneur: Start their own business in the service industry of automobiles
  • Government Job: In Government Organizations like RTO, ARAI, Roadways
  • Research and Consultancy in Automobile Engineering