The discipline requires a sound understanding of the core concepts of Design, Production and Thermal area. The major courses of study includes Basic Principles of Drawing, Engineering Mechanics, Mechanics of Solids, Mechanics of Fluid & Hydraulic Machines, Metallurgy & Material Science, Design of Machine Elements, Theory of Machines- Kinematics & Dynamics, Finite Element Methods, Thermodynamics, Applied Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Production technology, Machine tools & Metrology, Operations Research, Industrial Management, Basic principles of Electrical, & Electronics & Automobile engineering.

Career Prospects:

Mechanical Engineering students can find large number of opportunities to build in a long term rewarding career. The successful completion of UG program will assist them to seek employment in Public / private sector establishments / research organizations / defence services etc besides seeking admissions abroad in M S / Ph D programs. Ample jobs are available in various manufacturing and production firms such as Automobile, Aerospace, Chemical, Communication, Computer, Steel, Power generation industries. The aspirants also find a lot of opportunities in various public sector firms such as ONGC, DRDO, SAIL, NTPC, VSSC, ISRO and IOC.

As a fresher, the professionals can join as Junior Engineers with the possibility of reaching to a topmost position in the same or other Organization / establishment in due course. Another option for the graduates is to work in IT firms like Infosys, Wipro, IBM, etc. The candidates can find variety of opportunities in power, mining, fertilizer sector as well. Mechanical engineers can find a large amount of opportunities overseas as well. Many industries such as steel plants, oil and refineries, electronics, automobile, etc recruit mechanical engineers in foreign countries.