DEPARTMENT OF AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING

The Department of Aeronautical Engineering was started in Year 2009.

The department of Aeronautical Engineering offers 4 year B.Tech programme. One among the very few Engineering colleges offering the prestigious course on Aeronautical Engineering. Hyderabad is going to be the hub of Aeronautical Engineering and space sciences and the department is fully geared up to meet the challenges of the related establishments - HAL, ISRO, DRDL, NAL….

The Department is equipped with 4 major common laboratories with an overall investment of about 30 lakhs and plans to purchase the equipment of worth 2 crores in couple of years. Some major thrust areas of the future are Aerospace Control Systems, Aerothermo-Mechanics, Helicopter Dynamics Industrial Aerodynamics, Air Breathing Propulsion. The department specializes in aerodynamics, flight mechanics, and propulsion. Some of the note worthy mentioning equipments are International Aero Engine, CNC Production type lathe and high quality measuring instruments etc. Faculty members are highly experienced in academics and industry. The department two faculty members are about to submit the thesis.

The department boasts of an additional lab of 60 systems for Research with the latest versions of the software. Each class has one Class Teacher and one counselor for every 30 students. Pre placement training programme is introduced from 2nd year onwards along with regular class work. Experts from Industry, NITs and Universities are invited to enrich the knowledge of the students in the advanced topics. Add-on and bridge courses are organized during the vacation period on the latest topics.

Highlights:

* Focus on industry oriented teaching to bridge the gap between industry demands and course curriculum.
* Department focuses on publishing research based papers in international journals/Conferences. Around 10 papers were published as of now.
* Department stresses on academic growth of student/faculty by conducting conferences/workshops/seminars in collaboration with ASI, SAE INDIA and ISTE chapters.
* All the Faculty Members are lime members of ISTE & SAE INDIA.