Till now the field of Fire Engineering was nearly a neglected field but the present scenario of technology and scientific advancements, demands a fire risk management for the protection and safeguard of its newly acquired assets in terms of Information, Invention, and Infrastructure. The new fire Legislation Code in the country has made it mandatory for the installation of fire safety equipment in every building of specific nature (high rise, hospitals, shopping malls etc) and dimension used for different purposes. These legislations are to ensure that unsafe environment is obviated by the employment of trained/qualified manpower in the field of fire safety. The new laws envisage the fitment of adequate safeguards for the prevention of Fire by gadgetry, otherwise the clearance of a project will be denied. This will clearly demand the services of a trained Fire Engineer.
The demand of suitably trained firemen has exceeded the supply many folds in recent times, as in India there are very few institutions that are recognized by the state government or Central Government and are imparting training in organized Fire Fighting and Fire Safety training.
It needs no emphasis that Fire Engineering has emerged as an important career option also; it has lot of potential with ample employment opportunities in the concerned Private sectors as mentioned in succeeding paragraphs.
The courses are designed in such a way that job compatibility of an individual who is only matriculate / intermediate increases substantially.