Mechanical CAD knowledge is an essential requirement for any automotive, aerospace or manufacturing industries for design and analyzing anything from small parts like miniature connectors to large machine tools like drill presses.
Average Mechanical engineer salary in India for different job Roles.
Source: PayScale.com as on 1 Dec 2019
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In industry CAD software’s are used for Designing not drawing sheet. CAE software’s are used for solving Design, Strength of material, vibration, thermal & motion-related problems and not manual human calculations. If you are not evolving to meet the needs of the industry, it will be very difficult to get into the industry.
Engineers In this age, when everything is moving towards digitization its highly recommended that you keep yourself up to date with the latest technologies, especially in the engineering designing where everything is designed using the software. Learning CAD will help to open up many more avenues other than the regular engineering jobs.
It’s a harsh reality these days that Mechanical, Civil & electrical engineers are having very less opportunity to get the jobs as a fresher. Adding practical skills and some extra abilities with your academic will help you stand out.