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Published on March 8, 2016 | Engineering
6 Bizarre Reasons Why An Average Indian Chooses Engineering


Engineering is one of the most popular professional degree in India, sought after by a majority of students. But when you ask them, why engineering, at least 70% of them won’t have a practical answer. Literally going with the Nike code, they just do it. Surely, there are more than 6 bizarre reasons, but here is a list of what we think are the top reasons why an average, clueless Indian student picks engineering as a career pathway.

1. Let me complete my engineering and then decide what to do with my life.

6 Bizarre Reasons Why An Average Indian Chooses Engineering

2. I want you to become an engineer because I couldn’t.


3. Engineering fetches I.T. jobs. (Never mind what engineering)



4. Suitors prefer engineers over…um, well, non-engineers.



5. Too cool for commerce.



6. Everybody’s doing it.


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