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Department of Mechanical Engineering

About the Department

           Department of Mechanical Engineering was established in 1957. It offers 3 years full-time Diploma Programme in Mechanical Engineering (DME), a 3 ½ years full time Sandwich Diploma in Mechanical Engineering and 4 years part time Diploma in Mechanical Engineering. The department possesses faculty with experience and expertise in various fields. It is also equipped with state-of-the-art workshops, laboratories and computing facilities, which enable the students to face the challenging needs of the industries and higher education institutions.  This is one of the most preferred Diploma programmes by the student community. With an ideal blend of theory and practical courses in mechanics, design of machines, manufacturing engineering, thermodynamics and advancements in CAD/CAM, the programme stands out as the prominent option for the students.


To provide high quality education in Engineering and Technology, the mechanical department implements Outcome Based Teaching and Learning process since 2008 with the guidance of various ID experts in both cognitive and affective domains. The courses offered in the mechanical curriculum are designed, developed and delivered using Instructional Design Methodology (IDM) and the principles of Bloom’s Taxonomy.


The teaching faculty continuously interact and coordinate with the Subject Matter Experts (SME) from various industries such as TVS Motor Company, Sakthi Auto Components Ltd, EKKI Pumps, and Roots Industries to make technical education more relevant to the current needs of the industry.


   Extra credit courses are also offered to students to meet the current industry needs. To make students industry ready, they are permitted to undergo internship and in plant training in various industries.


   The department periodically organizes guest lectures and industrial visits for the students to enhance their knowledge and skills keep pace with the current trends in the industry. The department strives at developing the all-round excellence of students by encouraging them to participate in all extra-curricular activities.


Collaboration & MOU’s.


INDUSTRY/ INSTITUTION / AGENCY

SCOPE


TVS Motor Company Ltd.- Hosur

Promote academic and technological collaboration

Alagappa Engineering.-Pollachi

Visits on either side/conducting Training programs ,Project Work and Industry Training

Roots Group of Companies.- Coimbatore

Visits on either side/conducting Training programs ,Project Work and Industry Training

Sakthi Auto Components Ltd.-Perundurai

Visits on either side/conducting Training programs ,Project Work and Industry Training

EKKI Pumps.-Coimbatore

Visits on either side/conducting Training programs ,Project Work and Industry Training

Vee J Pee Industries.-Coimbatore

Visits on either side/conducting Training programs ,Project Work and Industry Training

Argo Hytos Pvt Ltd.-Kovilpalayam

Visits on either side/conducting Training programs ,Project Work and Industry Training


VISION OF THE DEPARTMENT

Develop competent diploma engineers to excel in the field of engineering, meet the current needs of the Industry and become successful entrepreneurs.  

MISSION OF THE DEPARTMENT

Encourage faculty and staff to hone their technical knowledge and Skill continuously to make the teaching learning processes very effective in order to develop competent students.


Sustain linkages with industries and alumni for the growth and development of department through their Centre of Excellence and Industry Academia Programme.


Inculcate Ethical & Moral values, Interpersonal Skills, Leadership and Entrepreneurial qualities amongst students through curricular, co curricular& extracurricular intervention.