Mechanical Engineering is a core engineering discipline, the concepts of which are prerequisite for every other branch of engineering as rightly reflected by the curriculum framed by reputed universities all over the world. This is precisely the reason for many mechanical engineers to occupy responsible positions practically in every field of activity - Space , Aviation, Power, Defense and of-course the elite Information technology as well . Most of the engineering based management experts hail from mechanical engineering background.
The Undergraduate course in Mechanical Engineering ( B Tech) was started in the year 2011 with an intake of 60 students per year. Mechanical engineering industry stands aloft withstanding any turbulence in the industrial scenario that could be a result of variations such as market recession etc. The department is a KTU approved centre and regular expert lectures, seminars and group activities inculcate team spirit among the students and the department is all set to organize National level conference shortly.