Education is the treasure which can not be stolen. If one person has education, he will easily get all other wealth in his life. One of the glowing field nowadays is Engineering. We will see who can get the education in engineering field. If some one wants to have a degree in a college, planets representing education in the horoscope should be powerfully placed. There are different levels of planet combination for one to complete Under Graduate or Post Graduate or Doctorate degrees.
The significator for education is Mercury in Vedic astrology. Mercury should be powerfully placed in a horoscope. If Mercury owns a friendly house to the ascendant and occupies a benefic place the person will be getting at least a degree. A combination of Sun and Mercury forms Budha-Aditya yoga or Nipuna yoga and it gives tremendous knowledge to the native. This Budha-Aditya yoga is powerful in third house, eleventh house, kendra or trikon house.
If Mercury is placed in its own or exalted house and it happens to be a kendra from ascendant or Moon, then it forms one of the pwerful pancha Maha pursha yoga, called Bhadra yoga. This will give intelligence and smartness to the native. Native will get a good degree from a reputed institution. A combination of Saturn and Mars also gives good education in engineering field. Mars and Saturn must be combined or having aspect from each other. Saturn and Venus combination also gives good education in architectural engineering field.
Powerful Rahu with aspect from a benefic planet would give sudden lift in education. Rahu should have aspect from Jupiter or Venus. A powerful Mars would give civil engineering education with managerial capabilities. Some planetary combinations would make the native to achieve high things in life. The fourth house is the house of education and the tenth house is the house of profession.
A powerful combination of Sun and Mercury or Jupiter, Mercury and Moon will make the native a mechanical engineer. If Sun and Mercury conjoined and gets the aspect of Saturn, it would make the native a computer engineer. If Rahu and Venus are powerfully placed, it will give education in electrical engineering field.
If there is Mercury and Venus combination in a horoscope, it gives education in chemical engineering or electrical engineering. If there is Mars, Saturn and Mercury combination it would give engineering education in mechatronics (mechanical+electronics). If there is Mercury and Moon combination in a horoscope, it gives textile engineering education. Moon,Mars, Mercury combination would make one marine engineer.
If there is Moon, Saturn, Mercury or Mars combination in a horoscope, it makes the native a mining engineer. Mars, Venus and Mercury combination makes the native a successful civil engineer with architectural master degree. A powerful Venus in this combination would give education in civil architecture.
Sun, Mars and Saturn or Venus combination would give education in astronomy. Mars and Mercury combination, Saturn and Mercury combination, Saturn and Venus combination also gives education in astronomy or telecommunications engineering.
The above horoscope is the horoscope of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam. In his horoscope, the fourth house lord Venus is in own house. Mercury is exalted. This gave him good education in engineering. Sun and Mercury combination gave Nipuna yoga and made him scientist in his field.