Department of Mechanical Engineering
The Department of Mechanical Engineering, established in 2010, has been prosperous in moulding brilliant engineers with outstanding academic records and practical knowledge. The spectrum of professional activity for the graduates runs from research through design and development to manufacturing and sales. The industry is in need of qualified mechanical engineering technologists that, upon graduation, they are able to apply state-of-the-art tools in the areas of computer-aided design, finite element modelling and analysis, and the concepts of advanced mechanical design to the creation of sophisticated machines and systems.
The department here offers graduate program with an intake of 120.
The qualified and experienced professionals here with a track record in academic, industrial and research help the students become competent professionals in the field of mechanical engineering, enabling them to meet the requirements of the rapidly growing industry and research as well.
The department frequently conducts Industrial Visits for students to ensure quality improvement. Under the guidance of the faculty members, they have also published papers on INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SCIENCE AND RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS. Some of them have been placed in illustrious firms like VOLTAS. Invited talks on Inspection Services by eminent spokespersons (from LIMRA INSTITUTIONS, TECHSHORE INSPECTION SERVICES and GRAVITECH INSPECTION SERVICES and in the areas of Design softwares by EDS TECHNOLOGIES, CADD CENTER, COCHIN CADD CENTER) too have been organised by the department in the past, to acquaint students with the trends in the sector.
Department is headed by Dr. Bijesh Paul .He has 18 years of experience.He has completed his PhD from CUSAT in 2016.He pursued his MTech from CUSAT in 2008 and graduated from NSS Engineering College,Palakkad.He has 15 publications to his credit in international journals and conferences.
Department conducted workshop in MEP and QA/QC on 18th April 2017 as part of skill enhancement to students.Department guided innovative projects titled aqua weed harvester earned wide spread appreciation from different walks of life and news about this project get appreciation through many leading dailies.Forty five students from department were placed in various reputed companies including Amazon.Different students bagged MechPrize Scholarships initiated by National Council for Technology and Training,New Delhi.