Delhi: Mohammad Aamir Ali, son of an electrician, bagged a job in an American firm with a package of around $100,000 (Rs 70 lakh approximately).
Ali pursued a diploma in Mechanical engineering at Jamia Milia Islamia (JMI) in Delhi. He is the only diploma holder to get a job with such a high package.
Ali had a decent score in JMI board but was unable to clear the B.tech course. So, he eventually took admission in the diploma course in 2015.
Ali in a project had developed an alternative theory to charge electric vehicle as charging an electric vehicle is a challenge in India. He stated that, if he succeeds in this project then the cost of charging the vehicles will be almost zero. Though he was not supported by most of his teachers, an assistant professor, Waqar Alam, guided him after realizing his potential. Following which he showcased the prototype of his project in the Talimi Mela of Jamia.
Later, Ali sent his project to Centre of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE). The project was then promoted and uploaded on the university website by the director of CIE. Following this, an American automobile company, Frisson Motor Werks, Charlotte, North Carolina offered him a job as a battery management system engineer.
Ali’s father is overwhelmed by his son’s success.