Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the aim of this online CAE course for mechanical engineering students?

Our online CAE course is designed to equip mechanical engineering students & entry level professionals with the skills and knowledge needed for product design and validation using CAE (Computer-Aided Engineering) software. It covers a wide range of topics essential for a successful career in this field.

This online course will enable you to study at your own pace, fitting into your schedule, and you can learn from anywhere, amytime, with much deeper understanding and clarity.

This course helps prepare students & professionals to be job readiness for any CAE related jobs.

2. Who is eligible to enroll in this course?

This course is open to mechanical engineering students at various levels, from undergraduates to postgraduates, as well as working professionals in the field.

- For Students Pursuing Final Year of Engineering
- For Those Who Just Finished Their Engineering Degree
- For Working Professionals with No Prior Experience in CAE (working in different domains)
- For Working Professionals Already in Entry Level CAE Positions

3. What CAE software will be covered in this course?

We provide training on industry-standard CAE software Altair Hyperworks which is widely used across the works. Below is the list of the products used for each application:

- Hypermesh - for FE modelling
- Optistruct - for linear, Nonlinear static, Dynamic analysis and for optimization as well.
- RADIOSS - for Explicit analysis
- Hyperview - for results visualization and post processing

 You will gain practical experience with these tools throughout the course.

4. Do I need prior experience in CAE software to enroll?

No prior experience is required.
Our course is designed to accommodate beginners and those with no or limited exposure to CAE software.
We start with the fundamentals and progress to more advanced topics.

5. How is the course content structured?

The course is divided into four levels.
You'll start with foundational concepts and gradually advance to complex topics.
The levels are structured to provide a comprehensive learning experience and to gain expertise in CAE

6. Is this course self-paced, or is there a fixed schedule?

The course is designed to be hybrid and self-paced, allowing you to learn at your convenience.
You can access course materials and complete assignments according to your schedule.
You will have access to attend live sessions online includes

- Training : Focusing on how to perform
- Weekly Hackathon sessions : Live training and challenge sessions to fastrack your learning
- Review meeting : On tracking the progress on the weekly task
- Q&A sessions : (Ask me anything) to clarrify the details in the areas you find difficult
- Assignments :

IIf you miss any of the live sessions you will also have access to the recorded sessions to catch up and to progress

7. Can working professionals take this course alongside their jobs?

Absolutely! Our course caters to working professionals. You can manage your studies alongside your job and progress through the levels at your own pace.

8. Are there assessments or exams in the course?

Yes, there are assessments and projects at the end of each level to evaluate your understanding and practical skills.
These assignments contribute to your final certification.

9. Will I receive a certificate upon completing the course?

Yes, upon successful completion of the course and passing all assessments, you will receive a certificate that recognizes your achievement in CAE for product design and validation.

10. Can I interact with instructors or other students during the course?

Yes, we encourage interaction through discussion forums and live sessions. Instructors are available to answer your questions and provide guidance.

11. Is technical support available if I encounter software-related issues?

Absolutely! We offer technical support to assist you with any software-related challenges you may face during the course.

12. Is there a refund or cancellation policy?

All Course purchases are NON-REFUNDABLE. SkillMaak Digital Hub shall not be obligated to entertain or accept any refund requests for any kinds of payments made (including, whether pre-booking, instalments or full payments).

13. What career opportunities can I pursue after completing this course?

Upon completing this course, you'll be well-prepared for roles such as CAE engineer, product design engineer, and more within the mechanical engineering industry. Your skills will be highly valuable to employers. You can refer to the website on the possible roles for more details.

14. Will the course content be updated over time?

Yes, we are committed to keeping our course content up-to-date with the latest advancements in CAE technology and industry best practices. We regularly review and enhance the course materials to ensure relevance and effectiveness.

15. How can I stay updated on course announcements and new content?

We will notify you of course updates and enhancements through email and announcements on the course platform. Be sure to check your email and our platform for notifications.

16. Will I have access to the updated course content?

Yes, all enrolled students will have access to the updated course content. You can revisit and review the new materials as they become available.

17. Is there a specific schedule for course updates?

Course updates and enhancements are scheduled periodically to ensure minimal disruption to your learning experience. We strive to provide a seamless transition to updated content.

18. How are software updates and changes addressed in the course?

We aim to keep pace with software updates relevant to the course. Whenever significant software changes occur, we review and update course materials accordingly to reflect the latest software versions and features.

19. Will previous versions of course content be retained for reference?

We typically retain access to previous versions of course content for a reasonable period. This allows you to refer back to earlier materials if needed.

20. Do I need to re-enroll if the course is updated?

You do not need to re-enroll if the course is updated. All enrolled students will automatically have access to the updated content.

21. Will technical support continue to be available for updated course content?

Yes, technical support will remain available to assist with any issues related to the updated course content or software changes.

22. What are the next steps to enroll in the course and begin my learning journey?

To get started, visit our website, select the course level you wish to begin with, and follow the enrollment process. We look forward to welcoming you to our CAE learning community!