Diploma of Associate Engineering
Diploma of Associate Engineer (D.A.E) its duration is 03 years. It includes regular studies having classroom lectures, workshop assignments, labs experiments, industrial projects and industrial tours.
Industry largely depends on technicians for production, efficient maintenance, and back-up support. An Associate Engineer can translate scientific knowledge for improved productivity. The Diploma of Associate Engineer (DAE) awarded by Sindh Board of Technical Education is offered in 26 disciplines. The Government of Pakistan recognize it as equivalent to Inter-Science (Pre-Engineering) for further studies purpose.
Therefore, after successful completion of Diploma of Associate Engineering (D.A.E) course, students can either continue further Engineering Studies or get employment as Supervisors, Foremen, Sales Engineers, Shift Engineers, Sub-Engineers, Senior Draughtsman, Service Station Managers, Auto Engineers, Agricultural Overseers, Farm Managers, Junior Instructors, Workshop Superintendents etc.
There are hundreds of Government Institutes and Private Institutes in Punjab, Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan, Gilgit Baltistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir, which are offering this diploma.
In Punjab, Punjab Board of Technical Education, Lahore and Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority, Lahore are responsible Government Bodies for Technical Education.
In Sindh, Sindh Board of Technical Education, Karachi, is responsible Government Board for Technical Education.
In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Board of Technology, Peshawar is responsible for this Technical Education