"There are more than 100 device brands sold in India with more vendors arriving every quarter. Most of the leading brands are now manufacturing in India." -Canalys
According to a research report, by 2020, almost 96 percent of mobile phones sold in India will be manufactured locally. Currently, India is the second-largest smartphone market in the world regarding number of users, but in the coming few years, India will be the biggest market for global smartphone sales. There is a high possibility to build local sourcing capabilities for smartphone components like a battery pack, non-electric parts, accessories, packaging, etc. It means that there are a lot of opportunities for smartphone design engineers.
Get The Right Skill Set
As a design engineer, even before you can think of designing the next generations of smartphones, you will need the enhanced skills. Thanks to globalization, Smartphone Design Training Program 2017-18 offered by MediaTek & supported by Ministry Of Electronics & Information Technology (Government of India) under "Make In India" provides a unique opportunity to get new skills. With last registration dates nearing on Jan 9, 2018, you have to act quickly. Here are 5 things to know before you register:
This program is meant for you if you are a:
2-Number Of Candidates
The program will be delivered in two parts:
Part-1: In India
Break: For two (2) weeks
Part-2: In Taiwan
The training is free as far as the cost of training course & material, food and accommodation are concerned. The candidate or the sponsoring company will have to bear the cost of flight tickets, travel insurance, & visa fee.
In The End
The program is unique and imparts much needed practical skills so get them early and great opportunities await you.