Objective of the department is to prepare the manpower that is globally best. Most of the students, who graduate and Postgraduate from the department, end up taking leading positions in industry, academia and government in both India and abroad.
We are one of the INDIA’S leading Mechanical Engineering departments with a reputation for outstanding teaching, innovative research and strong links with industry.
The department well-equipped facilities for initiating and sustaining research activities by providing access to the latest books, journals, software and equipment required.
The department encourages the students to organize/participate in technical fests and other academic activities in accordance with ISTE and Institution of Engineers (India) guidelines to develop leadership skills.
Most of department graduating students get offers from the leading industries in India/abroad, the department strongly recommends and encourages the continuation of education and the development of research skills of the individuals.
As such, a significant number of GITAM Mechanical Engineering Alumni are scattered across various Universities around the world as students/faculty and also occupy substantial positions in various organizations/industries globally. At present, over 750 undergraduate and 50 graduate students in addition to 23 doctoral students are enrolled in various programs offered by the department.
The undergraduate curriculum requires mandatory completion of all the theoretical and laboratory courses offered by the department irrespective of the area of specialization. In addition to academics and research, the department focuses on guiding the students towards discipline and responsibility, thus aiding in the development of model citizens for the society.
The department of Mechanical Engineering has its own library in addition to the central library of GITAM. The library is exclusive to the students and faculty of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering students. The library regularly updates its inventory with the latest developments in Mechanical Engineering Research. The library holds books and materials relevant to class work, research work and also for competitive examinations. The library holds over 2500 books which include a few authored by its own faculty members.
Department faculty members are closely interacts with the industry in keeping up with the latest trends in research and development as well as the training of the students and development of curriculum in accordance with the global trends.
The department of Mechanical Engineering having strong faculty who pursued their degrees from various reputed institutions in the Nation. We are total 41 in that 4 professors, 9 associate professors and 27 assistant professors. Among all faculty 19 are having Doctorate degree holders.