BITS Pilani FAQs: Manufacturing Engineering


How is Manufacturing Engineering at BITS?

What are its positive and negative sides?

Positives:  Amazing faculty; well maintained labs; co-operative seniors; active technical association; favourable growth conditions because of Govt. Of India’s Make in India initiative

Negatives: Tendency to undermine the stream; not an active alumni base

What you will learn in Manufacturing Engineering, and what are the nearest JEE topics to them?

Thermodynamics; mechanics and differential equations.

What are good dual options with Manufacturing Engineering and why?

With manufacturing, M.Sc. Economics will be the best dual. Manufacturing has a few courses in management and Economics will be an added bonus.

What is the scope of Manufacturing Engineering in future?

Automobiles, power, finance, heavy industries etc. are the fields that need Manufacturing Engineers. Much depends on the Make in India program launched by the government. It will give manufacturing sector a solid boost.