Mechanical Engineering is one of the oldest and broadest disciplines of engineering. Mechanical engineers have always been at the forefront in technological innovation and they continue to lead the world by making important contributions in manufacturing, energy generation, transportation, waste management, health and environment.
@ Gates the Department of Mechanical Engineering was started in 2011 with an intake of 60 students which was increased to 120 in 2013. M Tech in Machine Design was also started in the same year with an intake of 18. The department is continuously striving to achieve excellence in education, academic and industry oriented research.
The Department has a good blend of highly experienced faculty coupled with young talented faculty. They constantly engage and encourage students and instill in them, the ability to apply knowledge of science, mathematics and engineering and the capability to work effectively in multidisciplinary teams, providing leadership and technical expertise.
The Department has well equipped laboratories that provide the needed practical exposure to the students and all these labs are run on uninterrupted solar power. Every year students are taken to Industrial tours to understand the real time industrial environment.
The Department is headed by Dr. S.L.V. Prasad M.Tech., Ph.D. who has 18 years of teaching experience. The department has well qualified, dedicated and experienced faculty and committed supporting staff.