Department of Automobile Engineering
Mechanical Engineering department was started in the year 1981 with an intake of 60. Production stream has been started in 2001 and has a current intake of 60. AICTE has approved the postgraduate course of M.E. (Production) with intake of 18. The course is expected to start during the year 2004. Over the years, the department has firmly established with well qualified and committed faculty and supporting staff.
The BE (Mechanical) program is accredited by NBA in 2002.
The laboratories are well equipped and continuously upgraded with modern equipment. The laboratories are spacious covering over 25,000 sft.
- Heat Transfer
- Manufacturing processes
- Hydraulic Machines
- Metrology & Instrumentation
- Metal Cutting and Machine Tools
- Manufacturing Processes Press working, Foundry and Forge, Sand Testing, Welding
Thermal labs have various types of Petrol and Diesel engines and heat transfer test rigs.
Production laboratories have large number of machine tools including turret lathe and cylindrical grinding machine, measuring instruments, presses, and different types of welding units. Metallurgy lab is well furnished with surface finishing machines, furnaces, and microscopes including an image capture system.
Hydraulic machines include Kaplan, Pelton and Francis turbines and various pumps.
The CAD/CAM facility has computer lab with 27 latest systems and a CNC lathe. Major software used for student instruction is ANSYS 8.1, CATIA, AutoCAD 2002, AutoCAD 2004 and AutoDesk Inventor Series 7.0.