Mechanical Engineering is the comprehensive discipline in engineering which involves designing, manufacturing, maintaining, and recycling of everything right from a small individual part to a complex spacecraft. Department of Mechanical Engineering was started in 2009 at VKCET and has been marking its tale of victory ever since. One of the premier departments in the institute that provides a unique educational and research environment to over 60 B.Tech graduates every year. Currently, the department offers a four year UG program in Mechanical Engineering and is affiliated to APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University. Department is well equipped to meet the present day technological advances and industrial requirements matching global standards. The department has state-of-the-art laboratories to enhance practical knowledge and experience real world applications of the industry. Our Department has grown drastically in terms of infrastructure and teaching methodologies. The faculty members are a perfect blend of professionals with strong industry and teaching experience.
The courses have been designed in such a way that students get necessary depth in the chosen area of specialization while absorbing the necessary back up knowledge so as to maintain the required breadth in the general technological scenario. Without compromising on the fundamentals, the curriculum is designed to incorporate courses of different branches of engineering as electives to increase the competence of our students. The department has evolved a comprehensive student-centric learning approach, designed to add significant value to the learners’ understanding in an integrated manner through workshops, lab sessions, assignments, training, seminars, projects and independent study. Eligible students have a golden opportunity to engage with industries for their projects during their final year. They are also encouraged to take part in co-curricular and extracurricular activities organized at different levels to produce more versatile, well-rounded graduates.