The Department of Mechanical Engineering was established in the year of 2009 with sanctioned intake of 60 students and it was increased to 120 in the year of 2012. It offers UG and PG courses in engineering which is approved by AICTE – New Delhi and Affiliated to ANNA University – Chennai. The department started offering PG degree course in Engineering Design with sanctioned intake of 18 students since the year 2012 onwards. The department strives to give students a board exposure in all areas of Mechanical Engineering and to mould them to be technically competitive and place them ahead in the race for quality employment. It has adequate human and physical infrastructure. A separate block is provided for the department with state of art facilities. The department has 34 dedicated faculty members with high academic standards. The students and faculty members in the department are facilitated with well-equipped laboratories for them to pursue their research and project development activities. Since the inception of the department, it has been organizing Co-curricular and extracurricular events viz seminars, workshops, international conference and symposia in association with Mechanical Engineering association for the welfare of the students. The department organizes industrial visits and internship training at regular interval for the students to learn beyond the curriculum. By receiving funds from MHRD, IIT – Bombay & Kharagpur, the department conducts Faculty Development Program recurrently to update the knowledge of the faculty of the other institutions as well. As a part of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY), the department offers the course for the lathe operator to train the unemployed rural youth.
• 4 Years Full Time B.E Degree in Mechanical Engineering
• 2 Years Full Time/Part Time M.E Degree in Engineering Design.
In addition to the following nine laboratories as a part of ANNA University curriculum, the department has well equipped lathe workshop.
• ENGINEERING PRACTICE LABORATORY
• MACHINE SHOP
• MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY LABORATORY
• THERMAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY
• HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER LABORATORY
• CAD/CAM LABORATORY
• DYNAMICS OF MACHINERY LABORATORY
• METROLOGY AND MEASUREMENT LABORATORY
• MECHATRONICS LABORATORY
The CAD/CAM laboratory of the department is equipped with following latest softwares
• SOLID WORKS
• CUT VIEWER
• AUTO CAD
The department offers the following courses for the students to become industry ready products.
• AUTO CADD
• SOLID WORKS
• PRO –E (CREO)
• CNC Training
The department is the member of the following technical forums to facilitate the students to improve their organizing, technical and managerial skills in addition to their communication skills.
• Indian Society of Technical Education - ISTE
• International Society for Research and Development - ISRD
• International Association of Engineers - IAENG
• Institute of Engineers (India) - IEI