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Aaloka is a Senior Consultant at Honeywell Technology Solutions Lab Pvt. Ltd. He has done MBA from IIM, Bangalore and BE in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Vinoba Bhave University. Ananta has specialisation in Software Management. He is a person with great communication and interpersonal skills. He is a dedicated towards his work and is always determined to excel in whatever he takes up.

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Hello,Automobile industry has many custom apps and they use C++ in some cases but in most cases the language is more older generations languages like python etc. but ya, you cannot learn those for getting job all at the same time. You can start with more common Java and then once you connect with some IT trainer like Aptect, NIIT, etc. you can proceed further.Every BIG dream start with small steps, so move further and join for a program with one of the computer institutes nearby you. And keep looking. Connect with people working in companies like Honeywell, Bosch etc and get deeper into techno

Answered by: Aaloka Anant, MBA, IIM Bangalore, on July 10, 2014
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Hello,Automobile industry has many custom apps and they use C++ in some cases but in most cases the language is more older generations languages like python etc. but ya, you cannot learn those for getting job all at the same time. You can start with more common Java and then once you connect with some IT trainer like Aptect, NIIT, etc. you can proceed further.Every BIG dream start with small steps, so move further and join for a program with one of the computer institutes nearby you. And keep looking. Connect with people working in companies like Honeywell, Bosch etc and get deeper into techno

Answered by: Aaloka Anant, MBA, IIM Bangalore, on July 10, 2014
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Hello,Automobile industry has many custom apps and they use C++ in some cases but in most cases the language is more older generations languages like python etc. but ya, you cannot learn those for getting job all at the same time. You can start with more common Java and then once you connect with some IT trainer like Aptect, NIIT, etc. you can proceed further.Every BIG dream start with small steps, so move further and join for a program with one of the computer institutes nearby you. And keep looking. Connect with people working in companies like Honeywell, Bosch etc and get deeper into techno

Answered by: Aaloka Anant, MBA, IIM Bangalore, on July 10, 2014
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Hi Fanees,Though Indian market is very tough for BSc grads, and specially stat grads, the demand in high end research is very high for such students. With major in Statistics and knowledge of computers, you can be hired in the R&D of the best known software firms like Informatica, SAP, Google to name a few. Choose your Masters college with caution. Join an institute which has international reputation.If you are looking for jobs only after Masters, you can go for either of the combination - Very good college+Statistics major OR good college+ Computers Major.Also to caution, computers major may

Answered by: Aaloka Anant, MBA, IIM Bangalore, on July 10, 2014
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Hi Jyoti,You have all the options in mind including MBA - management side, M.Tech - Technical side - R&D, and UPSC - general studies. You should focus first on what you want from life and then see what you are best in. If your career matches your aspirations and utilizes your talents, then only you can be successful. Meanwhile, with a Instrumentation Engineering background and a job in Philips, you represent a strong case for R&D field and M.Tech side.Best regards,Aaloka

Answered by: Aaloka Anant, MBA, IIM Bangalore, on July 10, 2014
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Hi Shahank,As you have completed your degree and has not got placed from college and have below 60% marks. you can transform your career by joining some [computer courses and ensure that you get out with a certification][1] and some placement assistance from the institute like what NIIT, APTECH and others provide these days.Such a course would gain you back the respect of your engineering degree and a respectable job and the disadvantage of having low marks in [engineering][2] would not bother you.If possible, you can also look for a full-time [course like CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, which can utilize y

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Hi Shahank,As you have completed your degree and has not got placed from college and have below 60% marks. you can transform your career by joining some [computer courses and ensure that you get out with a certification][1] and some placement assistance from the institute like what NIIT, APTECH and others provide these days.Such a course would gain you back the respect of your engineering degree and a respectable job and the disadvantage of having low marks in [engineering][2] would not bother you.If possible, you can also look for a full-time [course like CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, which can utilize y

Answered by: Aaloka Anant, MBA, IIM Bangalore, on July 10, 2014
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Hi Achintya,You have a very good background experience to move towards smartphone software development as suggested by Sumit above as well. Additionally, SAP programmer level entry may not suit you. SAP consultants are mostly with Functional background or freshers starting in programming. It would be difficult for you to start as programmer and give another 4-5 years to achieve a good level in SAP client consulting and technical roles.Though if you want to try your luck in SAP product company, you may get a chance with your skills in smartphone app development and existing design skills, as SA

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Answered by: Aaloka Anant, MBA, IIM Bangalore, on July 10, 2014
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Hi Harsh, There are certification [courses for Business Analyst.][1] you can look for them on internet and they are easy to find with terms like BABOK guide.In case you are interested in being a Business Analyst in IT, specific advice for you would be to seek a position in American Express team of [Business Analysts][2]. Or [Business Analyst position][3] in the IT company which is handling IT work for American Express.In case you are interested in being a Business analyst on the Business side, which is more of Operations analyst, strategy analyst, process analyst [roles as a Business Analys

Answered by: Aaloka Anant, MBA, IIM Bangalore, on July 10, 2014