Skills Required For Mechanical Engineering

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Mechanical Engineering can broadly be viewed as an amalgam of following three streams: Design Engineering Production Engineering Industrial Management Most streams you have heard of like robotics, automobile engineering, aerospace engineering or bioengineering can be grouped into one of the above three streams. For example, ‘Medical Device Development’ is a key area of research in […]

Schengen Visa Cover Letter

Schengen Visa Cover Letter

Are you traveling to Europe for a summer research internship? Well, you need a Schengen student visa. If you are reading this, maybe you have booked your Visa appointment date. Schengen Visa cover letter is written by the Visa applicant to the embassy where the documents of the Visa application are submitted. This article touches […]

DAAD Wise Summer Internship in Germany Experience: Yash Mittal

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Yash Mittal is a senior undergraduate in Mechanical Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) Varanasi. He pursued his internship at TU Kaiserslautern. He was a recipient of the prestigious DAAD Wise scholarship 2017.  Yash shares his internship experience with ‘A Numb Mind’ team. We hope that his tips will be useful for […]

Biomedical Engineering after Mechanical Engineering


Shifting from Mechanical Engineering to Biomedical Engineering? It’s possible and it’s not surprising if one is doing that. Let me tell you Biomedical Engineering is an interdisciplinary course of study involving interaction between the natural sciences, medicine, and engineering. This takes place in close cooperation with clinics and industry. Someone asked me this question on […]

6 Lesser Known Foreign Research Internship Programs

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Internships are now a mandatory part of the engineering curriculum. While some may focus on gaining practical experience in an industry, a foreign internship in a university or a research lab is particularly helpful for students aiming for higher education. Although several programs like DAAD, MITACS, Charpak and NTU-India Connect are quite popular and well […]