Choosing the right Engg. course is generally confusing for most students. Few things which should be kept in mind while selecting a course are:
What Does The Course Enable one to do?
Knowing the kind of work that comes along with a particular course is necessary. A student’s interest in the the work associated with a course is important for job satisfaction & general happiness.
What are the Career Options Associated With a Course?
Some people want to build cars, some want to help out in creating renewable energy & some have an interest in working on computer software and building awesome websites. Learning Mechanical Engineering will help out the people who want to build cars, Electrical will help in renewable energy & Computer Science will help the software & website individuals. Each course empowers one to a different career.
One should be aware of why they have chosen Engineering, for earning lots and lots of money?, to become an entrepreneur?, to get a government job? Or just to gain infinite knowledge about how machines work?
A combined answer to the above three questions will definitely help a young mind in pinpointing the right course & choosing an appropriate college.