The Mechanical Engineering program was started in the academic year 2009-2010 with well-equipped, spacious laboratories, classrooms and state of art facilities backed by experienced teaching faculties. The department is offering UG, and PhD Programmes. VTU affiliated Research and Development center started functioning from 2013-14. So for department has secured 8 ranks both in UG and PG. Department encourages students to involve in R&D activities and inculcate innovative thinking by doing inventive projects. So far many innovative projects have been carried by the students and have applied for patents. One project has been granted national patent and few are in the pipeline.
It’s the routine part in the department to groom the students with additional technical and soft skills other than affiliated University curriculum. Students are also encouraged to publish technical papers and participate in national level design competitions.Additional facilities created in the department enable them towards expanded thinking. Disciplined environment in the department act as guides to focus on achievements and get groomed as mechanical engineering professionals.
Head of the department contact details:
Dr. Vitala H.R
Professor and Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering