Subject NQT - Design for Additive Manufacturing

Assess your Knowledge of Additive Manufacturing Principles

Qualify for Jobs with a Subject NQT Score in Design for Additive Manufacturing

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Test Dates

August 2021, November 2021

Test Dates

August 2021, November 2021

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Subject NQT - Design for Additive Manufacturing

Tests your knowledge of Additive Manufacturing Principles

    Who can Apply

  • Candidates with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, or any graduate with 3D Design and Generative Design Skills
  • Candidates who have experience in CAD and have an understanding of using both 2D and 3D CAD to create, design, and manipulate solid models, assemblies, layouts, and detail drawings
  • Candidates having skills in 3D Printing, Material Science and Design Thinking

    Job Prospects

  • According to an expert research, the Additive Manufacturing market is predicted to reach $25 billion by 2022
  • Demand of using Additive Manufacturing in research and development has increased from 37% in 2019 to 57% in 2021
  • According to a survey, 87% of companies that use 3D Printing are expected to double their usage
  • Increase of more than 1800% in the number of jobs seeking staff with Additive Manufacturing skills in the past decade
  • More than 68% of the current entry-level job vacancies are in the Additive Manufacturing industry

    About the Test

  • Conducted online (at home) and physical In-Centre at TCS iON Authorised Exam Centres
  • All NQT variants are valid for two years
  • Candidates with NQT Score can apply for an entry-level role in any corporate
  • Candidates with NQT Score can apply for jobs on the TCS iON Job Listing Portal
  • NQT (Cognitive Skills) Score is a prerequisite for any Subject NQT

Test Coverage

  • Additive Manufacturing (AM) - Overview of Additive Manufacturing
  • AM Technologies - Understanding different AM processes
  • Limitations of AM Systems - Understanding limitations of different AM processes
  • Digital 3D Model Creation for AM - Learning to create the 3D model for AM
  • Process Planning for AM - Understanding computer-aided process planning (CAPP) for AM
  • Design for AM - AM technology selection, build strategies, minimum feature size, surface finish, elimination of support structures, guidelines for internal geometry like flow paths, cooling channels, cavities and others, lightweight objects, functionally gradient objects
  • Rapid Manufacturing (RM) - Introduction to RM; indirect route of rapid manufacturing (non-metallic objects), indirect route of rapid manufacturing (metallic objects), direct route of rapid manufacturing
  • Case Studies and Application of AM - 3D printing in other prominent industries, other industrial applications and future trends

Total Marks 100 | Duration 120 Mins

Advantages of Subject NQT - Design for Additive Manufacturing

  • Prepares freshers for a wide choice of employment opportunities in Additive Manufacturing
  • Helps candidates gain credibility for long term career growth
  • Leverage the potential of Additive Manufacturing (AM) to drive innovation in the organisation
  • Allows applicants from remote locations to apply for jobs and appear for the test from any location in India
  • Freshers can get ready for a diverse range of career options in the Additive Manufacturing industry

Key Features

A structured test designed by subject matter experts and aligned with industry expectations

Standardised benchmark test that validates role-specific core skills in Design for Additive Manufacturing

Access to top corporates looking for talent on the TCS iON Job Listing Portal

Flexibility to appear for the test either In-Centre or Online

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FAQs

1. What is Subject NQT? +
  • Subject NQT assesses knowledge and skills in specific topics pertaining to job roles in the following areas:
    • Additive Manufacturing (AM)
    • AM Technologies
    • Limitations of AM Systems
    • Digital 3D Model Creation for AM
    • Process Planning for AM
    • Design for AM
    • Rapid Manufacturing (RM)
    • Application of AM
  • Each candidate who completes the Subject NQT gets a Subject NQT Score for that particular subject. For example, Subject NQT - IT Programming. Subject NQTs are planned to be conducted every quarter. The candidates can take the tests again to improve their previous scores, if desired.
  • There are Subject NQTs for multiple subjects. The candidates wanting to showcase their expertise in multiple subjects across industries can appear for as many Subject NQTs as desired.
  • Note:
    • NQT (Cognitive Skills) Score is a prerequisite to appear for Subject NQT - Design for Additive Manufacturing.