Engineer FAQs:


Q: Is an engineer typically a 4-year bachelor's degree or in some countries?

A: Yes, and a master's degree in an engineering discipline plus 4–6 years peer-reviewed professional practice culminating in a project report or thesis.

Q: Is an engineer competent by virtue of his/her fundamental education and training to apply the scientific method and outlook to the analysis and solution of engineering problems?

A: Yes.

Q: Are engineers responsible for major components or entire projects?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a engineer a license to practice and is indicated with the use of post-nominal letters?

A: Yes, PE or P.Eng.

Q: Are engineers less highlighted in current French economy as industry provides less than a quarter of the GDP?

A: Yes.

Q: Are engineers the third most respected professionals behind doctors and pharmacists?

A: Yes.