Computer engineers typically design not only the hardware, but also much of the software in computer-based systems.
As the name suggests, Computer Engineering focuses on studying elements both from electrical engineering and computer science to the making and development of computers and computer-based systems. Computer engineers typically design not only the hardware, but also much of the software in computer-based systems. Computer engineers also work to carry out research on robotics, which relies heavily on using digital systems.
In recent times, computer science and engineering has become one of the most sought after career option for engineering aspirants owing to the excellent employment opportunities in hardware and software industries. The software and IT companies are the major employers of computer engineering graduates. Besides that, since most industries have digitised their working environment, there's a need for computer engineers in almost every organization.
Where to study?
Indian Institutes of Technology (All seven)
Birla institute of Technology (Pilani and Goa)
National Institutes of Technology (All twenty)
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
Anna University, Chennai