Mechanical Engineering is one of oldest and broadest of the Engineering disciplines. It is the discipline that applies the principles of engineering, physics and materials science for the design, analysis, manufacturing, and maintenance of mechanical systems, and it finds its application in the archives of various ancient and medieval societies throughout mankind.The department of Mechanical engineering at VKCET offers a dynamic and vibrant educational environment with highly experienced and skillful faculty members and well equipped laboratories. The department continuously strives to achieve excellence in education and academic and industry oriented research. The department has been able to provide an intellectually stimulating environment and has developed a holistic approach towards teaching. Currently, the department has more than 225 students enrolled in the B.Tech degree programme, guided and encouraged by well qualified faculty and is headed by the highly experienced academician Prof C J Mathews. The department takes pride in molding its students into excellent professionals by providing them with a perfect blend of intellectual and practical experience, thereby enabling them to serve the society most efficiently.