Department of Mechanical Engineering

About Department


The Department of Mechanical Engineering started the journey in 1999, and successfully completed 22 years with excellence. Presently, the department is the largest in the institute having 46 faculty members. The department offers two UG courses, one in Mechanical Engineering and another in Mining Machinery Engineering. Faculty members of the department have guided more than 200 PhD students so far. The UG and PG students are working with the faculties in the field of microfluidics, aero-acoustics, bubble dynamics, biomechanics, robotics, renewable energy, tribology, refrigeration, modern-manufacturing, fluid power, mining machinery along with conventional thermal engineering and machine design.
Students of the department are associated with Robotics club, Smart manufacturing, ASME students’ chapter and other professional bodies. The UG and PG students of the department are associated with several national and international research and consultancy projects funded by several agencies and industries. Also, a good number of them complete their research internships abroad.

  • Vision of Department:
  • The Department of Mechanical Engineering strives to attain national and international recognition for its superior education ambience, state-of-the-art facility for research, and academic programs that imparts ability to deliver the solutions for advancement, sustenance and protection of the human society.

  • Mission of Department
  • To enable graduates and post-graduates students for successful engineering career by inculcating sound technical knowledge to pursue life-long learning, serve the profession and meet intellectual, ethical and career challenges. To create and maintain state-of-the-art research facilities to provide its students and faculty members with opportunities to create, interpret, apply and disseminate knowledge for the benefit of the society. To foster R&D activities to disseminate the technology through publications, providing technical expertise and training academic and industry personnel through professional courses.

For further details, please contact:

Head of the Department
Email: me@iitism.ac.in
Phone: 0326-223-5260 (O)
Fax: 0326-2296563