Telecom and Telecommunication Engineer

Leading the way towards an evolution of telecommunication


Telecommunication engineers or telecom engineers are experts who oversee information over distinctive modes of communication. They perform an extent of obligations related to the plan and establishment of broadcast communications equipment. To seek a career as a telecommunications engineer, it is advantageous to begin with understanding what the work involves. 

Telecommunication engineers test hardware and software to determine efficiency, analyse system performance, provide high-speed data transmission, resolve issues related to network or telecom, update or improve technical documentation, etc.


For Bachelor’s

  • Aspirants have to pass 10+2 with at least 60% marks from any recognised school.
  • Students need to pursue a bachelor's degree in Telecommunication Engineering or Communication Engineering. 

For Masters

  • Seekers should have a bachelor's degree in Telecommunication Engineering or Communication Engineering with at least 50% marks from a top-ranked college or university. 
  • Candidates need to pass a mandatory entrance exam if they want to get a job in the government sector.

Job Roles

The field of Telecommunication Engineering aims to provide in-depth knowledge and enhance the skills of the students. To do such a task, web administration presents innumerable job profiles. Below are mentioned some job profiles:

  • Professor
  • Telecom Sales Engineer
  • Telecom Network Engineering

Top Recruiters

There are many recruiters from leading companies who enlist potential students in the Telecommunication Engineering field. Following are some Recruiters from where students can find an employment opportunity in India: 

  • ISRO
  • BSNL
  • DRDO
  • Airlines
  • Philips
  • Indian Armed Forces
  • Private Telecom Companies
  • All India Radio
  • Indian Engineering Services
  • Hindustan Aeronautics Limited


The salary range may vary from company to company, but the salary of a Telecommunication Engineer is very impressive only in India.


Level of Salary

Annual Level Salary 

Starting Salary

Approx ₹3,00,000 

Mid Level Salary

Approx ₹4,50,000 

Senior Level Salary

Approx ₹6,00,000


  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Higher Education
  • Teamwork


Telecommunication Engineering has a tremendous scope. In any case, the work openings may be constrained for Telecommunication Engineer graduates, but it can be increased by increasing specialization within the field itself. There are ranges such as Telecom Sales Engineer or others where Telecommunication Engineer are required.


  • Excellent Salary Package
  • High in demand
  • Job Security in Government sector
  • Rapid Growth in Future
  • Job satisfaction


  • Immense work Pressure
  • No job security in Private sector