Information About The Department
The Department has been set up with help and strong support of Cummins Diesel India Foundation. Cummins India Limited provided inputs for growth and development of the department whenever required.
Mechanical engineering degree course was formally inaugurated at the hands of Ms Lila Poonawalla. Ms Lila Poonawalla is Mechanical engineer and recipient of Padmashree, Best Lady Executive award and numerous other awards. She is the first woman engineer to have passed out from College of engineering, Pune in 1967.
The Department of Mechanical engineering runs course approved by AICTE, DTE and University of Pune. Sanctioned intake capacity for the course is 60 students. The mechanical department building occupies 69000 square feet. Classrooms drawing halls and laboratories are spacious, well-equipped, well-illuminated and ventilated thus providing an atmosphere necessary for academic activity. With Rs 1.5 Crore worth of equipment already in place the laboratories provide good facility for hands on learning. Legal software is used in design and drafting lab and computer centre. Improvement of existing facilities will be a continuous process.
The department has well qualified and dedicated faculty. The department is known for its high academic standard, well-maintained discipline and good student-staff interaction.
Training programs and industrial visits are arranged for students with kind help from industry. This exposure helps the students to reduce the gap between theoretical understanding and practical realization.