MESSAGE FROM HoD
Welcome to the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Velalar College of Engineering and Technology. We started our journey in the year of 2012. In the past five years, we have grown our expertise and competence in the core Mechanical Engineering.
The department offers an undergraduate programme B.E. Mechanical Engineering with sanctioned intake of 120 students.
The primary focus of our department is to impart technical know-how to students, promote their problem solving skills and innovation of new technologies. Department offers large number of optional courses for providing wide spectrum of options to the students to pursue their interest. The course contents are periodically updated for introducing new scientific and technological developments. Undergraduate students are encouraged to undertake various research projects.
Our department maintains active research groups for carrying out collaborative research with famous core industries and interdisciplinary research. We have state of the art laboratory facilities to support our academic programs and research.
Our department has a distinguished record in both teaching and research. Faculty members have excellent academic credentials and are highly regarded. They have been conferred with many prestigious awards at national levels. Some of our faculty members serve on the editorial boards of national and international journals, review technical articles for journals on a regular basis, and organize international symposia and conferences.
This website provides an overview of the academic programs, laboratory facilities, research activities of our department, profiles of faculty members, and details of student activities.
Our department looks forward to contribute in solving the technological challenges of the society with active participation from all sections of the society. Thank you for visiting us.
To be a centre of excellence in the field of Mechanical Engineering where the best of teaching, learning and research synergize.
The Mechanical Engineering Department is committed to
• Prepare effective and responsible graduate engineers for global requirements by providing quality education.
• Respond effectively to the needs of the industry and changing world.
• Conduct basic and applied research and to generate intellectual property.
• Provide consultancy to the neighborhood and cultivate the spirit of entrepreneurship.
• Constantly strive to improve pedagogical methods employed in delivering the academic programs.
• To contribute towards rural upliftment through transfer of appropriate technology and to evolve newer technologies to create a better future for mankind.