The Department started in the year 2001, and produces graduates, who can meet the rapidity changing needs of the mechanical core industry which demands the new skills. It is the South India’s first Deemed University to get accredited by NBA TIER1 accreditation for B. Tech Mechanical Engineering Programme. It has an ambience and specialized laboratories like Automotive Engine Test Facility supported by ARAI, Pune, High Speed Gas turbine bearing test facility Supported by DRDO, Advanced Materials lab supported by Rane Valves, E-waste management facility by DST, Govt of India, Composite Research lab for New material research supported by DST.
The Student in the department get the opportunity to involve themselves in high-end research work to build skills beyond curriculum. In addition to classes, the department organizes regular Lectures by Industry Experts, international faculty from USA, Germany and Taiwan and also arranges industrial visits. Research and development efforts of the School are supported by Government Supported research Organizations like ARAI, DRDO, DST and Industry partners like Wabco, Rane Group and Volkswagen etc., The Student in the department are always encouraged to participate in the design contest.