The Department of Mechanical Engineering was established in the year 1995. It offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes in Mechanical Engineering. The Department thrives to impart fundamental knowledge and emphasises on the overall development of students. The Department excels in the core areas of Mechanical Engineering such as Design Engineering, Thermal Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Energy Systems, CAD/CAM, Robotics and Automation, and Materials Engineering.
The BTech program in Mechanical Engineering is NBA Accredited under the tier I category. The laboratory and computational facilities are well developed and faculty members possess research qualifications from premier institutions in the country.
A unique facility of the Department is the Thermal Insulation Testing Laboratory; one of the very few in the country, established under the NAFETIC scheme of AICTE. The students of the Department have a strong legacy of excelling in various competitions such as in Robotics and All-Terrain Vehicle at national level. The Department is playing a leading role in establishing the Centre for Robotics and Automation with an aim to cater to the need of upcoming technological developments related to automation in industry.
Prof. Balkrushna A. Shah received the “2018 Student Branch Advisor of the Year Award” at the 2019 ASHRAE Winter conference and AHR Expo held at Atlanta, Georgia, USA organised by ASHRAE (American Society of Heating,Read More
Prof. Darshit Upadhyay received GSFC ISTE National Award for guiding Best MTech Thesis in Mechanical Engineering in the year 2019.Read More
Dr Wei Sun, President, Engsysco, Inc., Michigan, USA and ASHRAE Fellow, delivered an expert lecture on "Cleanroom and HVAC Design Fundamentals" on 07/March/2019.Read More
Dr Rene Villalobos, Arizona State University, USA delivered an expert lecture titled “Research Opportunities in the planning of Supply Chains of Fresh Produce” for the faculty and students on 05/Mar/2019.Read More
Dr Housam Jouhara, Professor of Thermal Engineering, Brunel University, London visited the Department and delivered an expert lecture titled “Waste Heat Recovery and Heat Pipe Heat Exchanger Technology” on 26/Feb/2019.Read More
Dr Marcell Lappa, Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK delivered an expert lecture titled “Relevance of CFD in Materials Science” on 25/Feb/2019.Read More
Dr Paul Chiarot Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Mechanical Engineering, State University of New York at Binghamton visited the Department and conducted a Workshop on “ Energy and Efficiency for theRead More