1 What is AMIE ?
AMIE is the only way through which one can study engineering in the distance education mode and get a Recognized Engineering Degree. AMIE stands for Associate Member of Institution of Engineers. It is a degree level examination in engineering. That means, those who successfully complete AMIE will get equal opportunities for job as well as higher education, just like a B.E or B.Tech holder.
2 It is nonforma
The attraction of AMIE is that it is a non-formal course. Hence, anyone who meets the specified educational qualification and have a desire to become a graduate engineer can do this course in least possible time! This course is especially suitable for employed person, as they can study this course without interfering their job, whether they are in India or abroad. Persons who are employed can realize their dream of becoming qualified Engineers and can improve their position and employment prospects by passing the AMIE examinations through Postal Coaching.
3 Who Can Study AMIE ?
Those who wish to do AMIE must have any one of the following qualifications.
1. A recognized 3-year Polytechnic Diploma or its equivalent in any branch of engineering
2. +2/HSC/Inter with Physics, Chemistry& Mathematics with minimum 45% marks
If you possess any qualification higher than or equivalent to the above, still then you are eligible to apply for AMIE
Those who pursue AMIE after their Diploma course are usually known as Diploma Stream Students, and others are known as Non-Diploma Stream Students.
So, AMIE is the only recognized engineering course that can be studied without entranceexam, mark restrictions and even in the distance education mode.
The AMIE course is recognized in India an abroad and has been approved as equivalent to B.Tech/B.E by PSC, UPSC Govt. of India All State Govt. in India AICTE etc. Anyone who passes AMIE examination will be considered as a B.Tech or B.E holder for job as well as higher education. Hence, once who completes AMIE can try for job in either Govt. or private sector just like any other B.E or B.Tech graduate. He can enjoy all benefits of other graduate engineers. After AMIE, you are eligible for GATE examination and can go for any higher studies.