M.Tech Jobs, Salary, Scope in India


2 Years

Average Fees

INR 72,000 - 4 LPA

Lisha Gupta

Updated on Jan 4, 2023 by Lisha Gupta

Lisha Gupta

Updated on Jan 4, 2023 by Lisha Gupta

Jobs after completeing the M.Tech course exist in a wide scope for graduates in both the private and public sectors. The M.Tech scope is very wide for graduates as the student's education is very relevant and employability-oriented. Some of the jobs for M.Tech freshers include Junior Software Engineer, Software Engineer, Design Engineer, Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education, Software Developer, Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer, etc. M.Tech syllabus and subjects are designed for students to learn necessary knowledge about the field to get potential for recruitment opportunities. 

Career Prospects and Job Scope for an M.Tech Graduate

There is a lot of scope for graduates after an M.Tech. M.Tech fresher jobs exist in many industries, in both the private and public sectors for graduates. M.Tech jobs salary tends to be between INR 3 - 5 LPA. Jobs after M.Tech are very diverse and wide irrespective of the specialization that students gain due to the rapid development of technology; there is a need for professionals specialized in different areas of engineering. Engineering graduates are given abundant job options with good M.Tech salaries in India that include:

  • Research
  • Development
  • Communication
  • Coding
  • Experimentation
  • Planning
  • Designing
  • Construction
  • Production
  • Calculations
  • Machinery
  • Testing
  • Implementation
  • Maintenance

Areas of Recruitment for M.Tech

Engineering involves trying and testing methods to arrive at practical and efficient solutions in cost and performance. The vast scope for improvement and evolution of technology ensures a high demand for engineers in the market at all times. M.Tech jobs salary per month usually begins at about Rs. 50,000 per month or more. Salary packages go into much larger numbers over years of work experience. There are many areas of recruitment for graduates. These areas differ according to the specialization that students might choose to follow. Some of the areas of recruitment are: 

  • IT and Software Firms
  • Computing Systems
  • Software Analysis
  • Consultancy Firms
  • Web Design
  • Web Development
  • Tech Support
  • Aeronautical Firms
  • Automobile Industry
  • Machinery Production
  • Research
  • Design and Development
  • Tools Production Firms
  • Thermal and Power Management
  • Defence Services
  • Food Research 

Salary Packages for M.Tech

Salary after M.Tech differs for the students based on the specialization that they choose to pursue. Other factors that affect the M.Tech job's salary include experience, location, and specialization. Graduates can increase their salary by doing internships and work placements as it would add to their experiences. Below is a table showing the average pay scale for M.Tech:

Range Average Salary Range
Highest INR 15 LPA
Average INR 5 LPA
Lowest INR 3 LPA

Source: PayScale

The average M.Tech graduate salary in India is around INR 3 - 5 LPA. Below listed are the average salary of  M.Tech in India: 

Designation Salary
Assistant Professor INR 3.3 LPA
Food Research Scientist INR 3.5 LPA
Urban Development Specialist INR 4 LPA


Government Jobs for M.Tech Graduates

There M.Tech govt jobs available for graduates of this course. The salary for govt jobs after M.Tech doesn't differ dramatically based on the specialization that students pursue. The salary for M.Tech graduates in India for government jobs is primarily based on the experience and location of the aspirants. M.Tech engineering salary in India is around INR 3.5 - 5 LPA. The job designations include: 

Top Government Hiring Companies Salary
HPCL (Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited) INR 15 LPA
DRDO (Defense Research & Development Organization) INR 5.27 LPA
National Institute of Plant Genome Research  INR 5 LPA
Defence Research and Development Organisation INR 3.5 LPA

Source: Payscale

Private Jobs for M.Tech Graduates

There is a lot of scope for graduates in the private sector after an M.Tech. The M.Tech salary will differ according to the specialization that students pursue. The average salary of M.Tech graduates is INR 3.5 LPA. The job designations include: 

 Top Private Hiring Role Salary
Software Engineer INR 3.5 LPA
Design Engineer INR 3 LPA
Assistant Professor INR 3.3 LPA

Source: Payscale

Some more private companies that hire M.Tech graduates are listed below:

  • Bosch
  • Mahindra & Mahindra
  • Renault-Nissan
  • Hyundai
  • Royal Enfield
  • Hero Motocorp
  • Ultra Tech Cement
  • Larsen & Toubro
  • Ashok Leyland
  • Continental Tyres
  • Titan Industries
  • MRF
  • JK Tyres
  • TVS
  • Godrej
  • Maruti Suzuki
  • Blue Star
  • Saint-Gobain
  • Practo
  • B
  • Ford Motors
  • Hindustan Motors
  • Caterpillar
  • Asahi India Glass etc

M.Tech Civil Engineering Salary in India

The Average Salary for a M.Tech Civil Engineering Graduate in India is around INR 7 to 13 LPA.

M.Tech Civil Engineering Salary around the World

Given below is the general average salary that the graduates can earn around the world. The salaries below are Per Annum:

  • The average M.Tech Civil Engineering Salary in the USA ranges from approximately $80,921 per year for an M.Tech Civil Engineering Graduate.
  • The average M.Tech Civil Engineering Salary in Germany is around 4,630 EUR - 16,000 EUR.
  • The average M.Tech Civil Engineering Salary in Dubai, UAE is around AED 66,000.
  • The average M.Tech Civil Engineering Salary in the United Kingdom UK is £2,850.
  • The average M.Tech Civil Engineering Salary in Australia is $109,894 per year.
  • The average M.Tech Civil Engineering Salary in France is €37883.

M.Tech Civil Engineering Salary in Indian Cities

Here is a list of salaries of M.tech according to cities of India:

City Salary (INR)
Civil Engineering Salary in Kolkata INR 3.1 LPA
Civil Engineering Salary in Mumbai INR 3.5 LPA
Civil Engineering Salary in Pune INR 3.07LPA
Civil Engineering Salary in New Delhi INR 3.5 LPA
Civil Engineering Salary in Bangalore INR 3.3 LPA
Civil Engineering Salary in Hyderabad INR 3.05 LPA
Civil Engineering Salary in Chennai INR 3.02 LPA 

Source: Glassdoor

What To Do after M.Tech – Top Career Opportunities

There are several career opportunities after you complete your M.Tech.Owing to the diversity and relevance of the education that the students receive, they can build a rewarding career for themselves.

The top ones are

  • PhD. -Pursuing a research degree such as a PhD, is a preferable option if A candidate wants to learn further and earn a professional degree.
  • Job- you can get a very high-paid and respectful Job right after completing your M. Tech.
  • Teaching-After completion of your M.tech degree you are eligible to join an engineering college as a teacher.
  • Businessmen - you can Start your firm or organisation.

M.Tech College Placements

There are around 2,600 M.Tech colleges in India, This includes 23 IITs,31 NITs, and 25 IIITs that offer great placements, some of them are listed below:

College  Average Placement Offered (INR)
IIT Madras  INR 10 LPA
IIT Delhi  INR 12-16LPA
NMIMS Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management and Engineering, Mumbai INR 14.8LPA 
The Oxford College of Engineering INR 3.25 - 4.75 LPA
Anna University INR INR 4.16LPA 
Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology INR 3.5LPA
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University (BAMU), Aurangabad INR 2.45LPA 

Source: Naukri

Higher Studies – Courses after M.Tech

Given below are some of the popular courses that the students can pursue upon the completion of the course:

A Job at a PSU (Public Sector Undertaking)

Aspirants can join PSU after M.Tech. At some PSUs, B.Tech engineers join the first six-month trial while M.Tech and MBAs do not have time to test to provide higher education inspiration. At the time of the test, the salary is deducted and lower than the non-test basis. And this gives higher positions to students with higher degrees.

Study Management

Students can Study Management after doing M.Tech. The main requirement for a person to apply is from any institution or from abroad, to complete a degree and get graduated. Some of the commonly pursued Management degrees are listed below:

  • MBA in Insurance & Risk Management
  • MBA in Operations
  • MBA in Healthcare Management
  • MBA in International Business
  • MBA in Banking

Take the Civil Services Entrance Exam

After getting your master's degree you can apply for UPSC, if you apply at this time you will get some more time to prepare yourself for UPSC exams also.


You can also choose the path of entrepreneurship after M.Tech. Engineering graduates can easily pursue entrepreneurship and build up a good startup because everything you do can lead up to building your entrepreneurial skills.

Job Opportunities Abroad for M.Tech

There are many jobs after M.Tech that aspirants can get abroad as well. The education and information they gain are so specialized that those graduates' demand is higher than the supply. The course is designed such that every student, irrespective of their specialization, is employable in a foreign country.

Top Companies For M.Tech Graduates

Below is a list of the top international companies that hire M.Tech Graduates:

  • Ranbaxy
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Nestle
  • Piramal
  • Baxter
  • Biocon
  • Panacea
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Cellworks Research India Private Limited
  • Molecular Connections
  • Indian Institute of Science (IISC)
  • National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS)
  • item
  • Genomics Health Care
  • Biogenix etc.

Best Countries For M.Tech Graduates

Below is the list of top countries offering job opportunities to M.Tech Graduates:

  • USA
  • United Kingdom
  • Scotland
  • Ireland
  • Amsterdam
  • Hong Kong
  • Dubai

Various Career Designations Abroad For M.Tech Graduates

Here is the list of exciting job roles that attract M.Tech graduates to work abroad:

  • Scientist
  • Consultant
  • Professor
  • Research Expert
  • Analyst
  • Engineer

Top Engineering Entrance Exams

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Exam Date: Jan 24, 2023

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Result Date: Jun 18, 2023


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