Department of Mechanical Engineering was started in the year 1996. The department offers four-year B.E - Mechanical Engineering, Two-year M.E - Engineering Design, M.E - CAD/CAM, M.E - Industrial Safety Engineering and Ph.D. programmes. The department has a team of 70 highly qualified, dedicated and motivated members of faculty and well equipped laboratory for UG, PG and Research programmes. B.E - Mechanical Engineering programme has been accredited by National Board of Accreditation and UG, PG programmes have been affiliated to Anna University Chennai and approved by AICTE, New Delhi.
The field of Mechanical Engineering encompasses many challenging subjects including Production Engineering, Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing, Power Plant Engineering, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Mechatronics, Automation and Robotics, Additive Manufacturing etc. which have been among the fast growing and the most demanding technologies which enable the development of the society.
The Department has a wide range of teaching and research activities that are grouped under ten areas, namely