B.TECH in Electronics and Media Technology trains the student in the field of broadcasting and data communication. This unique program introduces the concept of research to resolve problems with the aim of exploring and developing the media industry. This course provides knowledge about the functions and principles of audio and multimedia systems. The course curriculum includes video and radio production as well as advanced photography.
|Duration|| 4 years|
|Areas of Specialization||Network Analysis, Analog Circuits & Systems, Digital Communication System, Microwave Engineering, Microprocessor Engineering, etc.|
Courses and Eligibility:
|For B.E/B.TECH||4 years|| must have passed 10, +2 with minimum aggregate marks of 50% with physics, chemistry, and mathematics as their core subjects. ||JEE Main, JEE Advanced, BITSAT, SRM JEEE|
|For M.E/M.TECH||2 years|| must hold the degree of B.E/B.TECH in Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Electrical Engineering with a good score||GATE and institutions conduct own entrances|
|For Diploma||3 years||must have passed 10th class with minimum marks from a recognized board||No such entrances|
Top companies that recruit an Electronics and Media Engineer are:
- Cinepolis India Private Limited
- Mahindra British Telecom
- Midas Communication Technologies
- Moser Baer India Limited
- Mobvista International Technologies Limited
Once the candidate is eligible to pursue a career in Electronics and Media Technology, he/she needs to attend the entrance exams conducted by various state, central, and private universities. After achieving the minimum marks in the entrance exam which is set by the university (may vary from university to university), the candidate is then called for counseling by the university where eventually he/she gets admitted.
The syllabus for Electronics and Media Technology is prescribed below:
- Video Production
- Video Systems
- Audio And Studio Recording
- Electronics Applications
- Light And Sound
- Media Formats
- Audio And Video Technology
- Media Computing
- Media Electronics
- Three Core Units And Two Option Units
- Digital Audio Six-Core Units
- Broadcast Systems Engineering
- Sound Design
- Transmissions And Networking Engineering
- Audio Systems
- Project (2 Units)
Audio Systems Design
Film And Video Technology
Communication Signal Processing
Audio Post Production
The candidate must be having a creative mind and vision along with a keen interest in the media industry. They should have skills like critical analysis, research, a broad commercial and cultural awareness of the media and creative industries, teamwork, initiation, and development of creative work in writing, audio-visual or any other electronic media. They must be flexible, creative and have an independent approach to tasks, should have the ability to work to a brief and meet deadlines. They should have the ability to communicate information clearly and effectively.
After you are eligible to go for B.TECH in Electronics and Media Technology, there are numerous entrance exams you can give to get admitted. Few of them are:
| Job posts||Job description||Salary|
|responds to customer complaints; evaluates and resolves problems of the customer; assists in installing the equipment; analyzes, inspects and reviews findings to determine the solution to the problem that the customer demands; works alongside with technical||3 lacs to 4.5 lacs|
|Perform complex analysis, designing and programming to meet business requirements, coordinate and support software professionals in installing and analyzing applications and tools. ||4.5 lacs to 7 lacs|
|responsible for working closely with the scenic designer and director, responsible to determine how the scenery will be built and out of what materials.||9.5 lacs onwards |
Electronics and communication consultant
|using a mix of science and maths, along with engineering techniques, to design, produce, install and maintain telecommunications systems. designing and managing equipment used to control and monitor processes, systems, and machinery in many different areas.||4.5 lacs to 9 lacs|
Digital marketing executive
|responsible for planning, developing, implementing and managing the overall digital marketing strategy. ||2.5 lacs to 4 lacs|
Social media strategist
|responsible for planning, developing and implementing the company's overall social media strategy in order to support and improve online presence and the overall digital marketing efforts.||2.5 lacs to 4 lacs|
Visual communication designer
|use graphics software applications to create visual design elements for publishers, website developers, and other multimedia companies.||1.5 lacs to 5.5 lacs|
Network planning engineer
|managing and defining tools for network planning and delivery; engaging with customer technical staff to define requirements and incorporate into network design||3 lacs to 4.5 lacs|
Q: Which course should I pursue after completing B.Tech in Electronics &Media Technology?
A: After B.Tech in Electronics & Media Technology you can apply for IT companies like Infosys, Accenture if you have the basic knowledge of computer languages. To get into core companies you need to have knowledge of core electronics. If you want to do research work, you can opt for masters in your suitable field.
Q: Does it include any music-related job?
A: Yes, Electronics & Media Technology gives you job prospects in the field of music like music editor, synchronizer, etc. Also if you possess the talent you can also become a part of radio organization with jobs like radio jockey and many more.