There are lot of automobile companies and post recession lot of automobile companies have started manufacturing facilities in India . So there are lot of job opportunities in this field.
As an automobile engineer you can work in automobile manufacturing
industries, production plants, service stations, state road transport corporations, private transport companies, insurance companies, motor vehicle departments etc.You can also move in the field of designing with PG degree in automobile designing, or course in CAD (Computer Aided design), CAM (Automation), ERP, There are lot of MNC in this field - Hyundai, Tata MOTORS, Volkswagen, Volvo, Ashok Leyland, Telco ,Maruti e.t.c In starting don't make too much emphasis on salary . It is learning that need to be emphasised. You will be part of team who will be a production team, designing, planning, testing, e.t.c in a given automobile company . You can also set up your automobile garage shop or maintenance workshop.
Most job vacancies in the above automobile companies are in operations, information technology, corporate management, human resources, production, body shop, maintenance, mechanical engineering, sales and service, marketing, finance, customer care, forging, cnc, design, etc.
Companies are recruiting the people to design, implement and control the various functions – operational and management of the organization. Most of the automobile sectors are going for recruitment in the operations sector i.e. Recruitment of engineers, supervisors and technical assistants is being undertaken. Few of the firms are going for automation (example: designing) and hence recruiting the IT skills for their operations.
As a fresher it is always good if you get placed from college. When you have just passed out from college , you don' have experience on basis of which you can get job and there are very less chances that you know people who can help you in finding job . So campus placement