Polytechnic courses or diploma courses in engineering allow candidates to gain skills in specialized areas.
One can pursue polytechnic courses in streams of electrical engineering, electronics engineering, civil engineering,Mechanical engineering and computer Science engineering. The professional degree course allows the candidate to get a good career with in a short time span. The duration of the course is 2-3 years.
The duration of the course is 2 years for those who have completed their XII class(PCM) or ITI. Those who have completed their matriculation have to undergo 3-year studies.
After completion of the course, there is provision to get in to the 2nd year of B.Tech degree through lateral entry. This will improve the career prospect of the candidate to a great extent.