The Associate membership of Institution of Engineers (AMIE) program/examination is conducted by Institution of Engineers India Limited (IEIL). The associate membership qualification of institution of Engineers is equivalent to B.E. / B.Tech. degree in engineering. Like any other graduate/engineering graduate, an associate member candidate can write examinations like Civil Services, Indian Engineering Services, GATE, GRE, etc. The candidates after earning a certificate in AMIE can choose for higher studies leading to Master's Degree in engineering or any other qualification. Alternatively, these candidates can start working with government / private organizations in their respective field of specialization or become entrepreneur.