Department of Mechanical Engineering

About the Department

Department of Mechanical Engineering was established in the year 2000 during the inception of the college and is one of the prime departments of our college and offers a 4 year B.E programme in Mechanical Engineering. The department of Mechanical Engineering has a dynamic team of faculty and supporting staff members. Department of Mechanical Engineering is continuously striving to achieve excellence in academic and industry oriented research along with consultancy work offering service to the society.
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We aim to provide our students a perfect blend of intellectual and practical exposure that helps them to serve our society and address a variety of needs of the society. Our curriculum is designed to cover the requirements of a wide range of industries from Aerospace, Manufacturing, Defense, Space, Construction process, Nano Engineering, Energy, Environment, Transportation and Nuclear Engineering etc. by using State-of-the art software packages like Pro-E, Solid Works, ANSYS, CATIA, MASTER CAM, CADEM and other simulation softwares.On completion of the degree, our students are prepared for entry-level work as a Mechanical Engineer in Industry as well as for higher education where a fundamental Engineering background constitutes a desirable foundation.

Academic course work and project works offered at the end of the course are designed to endow students with the ability to apply knowledge of Science, Mathematics, and Engineering, and the capability to work effectively in multidisciplinary teams, providing leadership and to utilize technical expertise.With a solid fundamental in the principles and practice of Mechanical Engineering, our students are also trained in ethical approaches towards Engineering, with a concern for society and the environment. Department aptly makes use of the technical facility of the workshop in teaching and in setting up of in-house experimental set-ups.Workshops and conferences cater to the needs of intra and inter departments of the College in terms of enhancing the career. Our students are well placed in leading industries as well as in the higher research level institutions of international recognition.


To enable the students excel in a high-value career, higher education and research, in the field of Mechanical Engineering through innovative teaching and learning methodologies, to meet the needs of the industry and to be a part of the advancing technological revolution.


  • Imparting quality education to the students to meet the global challenges in the field of Mechanical Engineering
  • Enriching their knowledge by providing Research and Development opportunities.
  • Inculcating self-confidence for being a successful Entrepreneur.


Courses Offered

  • B.E. Mechanical Engineering
  • M.E, Mechatronics
  • Ph.D Mechanical Engineering

Lab Facilities

  • Fluid Mechanics and Machinery Laboratory
  • Strength of Materials Laboratory
  • Engineering Metallurgy Laboratory
  • Thermal Engineering Laboratory-I
  • Thermal Engineering Laboratory-II
  • Dynamics of Machinery Laboratory
  • CAD / CAM Laboratory
  • Manufacturing Technology Laboratory
  • Engineering Practices Laboratory
  • Metrology and Measurements Laboratory
  • Mechatronics Laboratory

Programme Educational Objectives

  • PEO1: Graduates will formulate and solve problems in the mechanical engineering domain and will develop proficiency in computer based engineering and use of computational tools.
  • PEO2: Graduates will communicate and engage in team-based work on multidisciplinary engineering projects practicing the ethics in their profession.
  • PEO3: Graduates will recognize the importance of self-learning and engage in continuous independent learning to become successful entrepreneurs or professionals in their domain.
Programme Outcomes (POs)

PO1: Engineering knowledge

Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.

PO2: Problem analysis

Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.

PO3: Design/development of solutions

Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.

PO4: Conduct investigations of complex problems

Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.

PO5: Modern tool usage

Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.

PO6: The engineer and society

Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.

PO7: Environment and sustainability

Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.

PO8: Ethics

Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.

PO9: Individual and team work

Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.

PO10: Communication

Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.

PO11: Project management and finance

Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.

PO12: Life-long learning

Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

Program Specific Outcomes (PSOs)
  • PSO 1: Identify analyse and impart complex engineering problems in Thermal Engineering, Design Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering domains.
  • PSO 2: Enabling the student to take-up career in core industries so as to develop products using CAD/CAM tools.
HOD Profile

Dr. C. Krishnaraj
Professor and Head
Has 15 years of teaching, 5 years of Research experience with 39 International Journal publications and 2 Awards to his credit


S.No Name Designation Qualification DOJ
1 Dr. Krishnaraj C Professor & Head M.E, Ph.D 24-06-2013
2 Dr. Ganesh Murali J Professor M.E., Ph.D 16-06-2008
3 Dr. Dhandapani N V Professor M.E, Ph.D 10-06-2015
4 Dr. Devaraj J Professor M.E, Ph.D 20-08-2018
5 Dr. Padmanaban. G. Professor M.E, Ph.D 02-08-2019
6 Dr. Madhu.P Professor M.E, Ph.D 19-07-2021
7 Mr. Sundaram P Associate Professor M.E 21-03-2014
8 Dr. Vimalanand S Associate Professor M.E, Ph.D 05-07-2018
9 Dr. Ananthakumar K Associate Professor M.E, Ph.D 24-06-2019
10 Mr. Subramani N Assistant Professor M.E 06-10-2010
11 Dr. Arun Sankar VV Assistant Professor M.E., Ph.D 20-06-2011
12 Mr. Masilamani R Assistant Professor M.E 13-10-2014
13 Mr. Haridass R Assistant Professor M.E 10-06-2015
14 Mr. Rajesh M Assistant Professor M.E 15-06-2015
15 Mr. Sathishkumar S Assistant Professor M.E 18-08-2015
16 Mr. Ilyas Hussain Assistant Professor M.Tech 01-06-2017
17 Mr. Krishnan R Assistant Professor M.E 08-06-2017
18 Mr. Rajmurugan R Assistant Professor M.E 10-08-2020
19 Mr. Sarathi S Assistant Professor M.E 17-08-2020
20 Mr. Prakash R Assistant Professor M.E 26-08-2020
M.E – Mechatronics
1 Dr. Titus Thankachan Associate Professor M.E., Ph.D 23-08-2019
2 Mr. Arul Murugan R Assistant Professor M.E 12-06-2013
Education videos

Thermal Engineering

Kinematics of Machinery

Strength of Material

Fluid Mechanics

Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

Applied Hydraulics and Pneumatics

Total Quality Management

Finite Element Methods

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