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   Department of Mechanical Engineering (4th time Accredited)

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Salient Features of the Department

History of the Department

Programme of Study
Intake Description
NBA Accreditation
Seats
Year
B.E. Mechanical Engineering*
60
1994
Accredited by NBA in March 2004 for THREE years (F.No: NBA/ACCR-242/2003 dt:24-03-04.
90
2005
Accredited by NBA in July 2008 for THREE years (F.No: NBA/ACCR-242/2003 dt:19-07-08.
120
2012
Accredited by NBA in August 2013 for TWO years – 05.08.2013 to 04.08.2015 (F.No: NBA/ACCR-242/2003 dt:14-08-13)
Accredited by NBA in 2017 for THREE YEARS upto 30.06.2019 (Vide F.No: 33-01/2010-NBA  dt:04.02.2017)
*Permanent Affiliation from Anna University Chennai
Infrastructure
  • Well Equipped laboratories such as CAD Lab, CAM Lab, Machine shop, Mechatronics Lab, Dynamics Lab, Strength of Materials Lab, Fluid Mechanics and Machinery Lab, Metrology and Measurement Lab, Internal Combustion Engines Lab, Steam Lab, Heat and Mass Transfer Lab, Engineering Practices Lab, Project Lab and Research & Development Lab.
  • Latest Software’s such as WITNESS, CREO 3, ANSYS CFD 18.0, ANSYS FEA 18.0, ANSYS 12.0, Solid edge V16.0, Autodesk Inventor Series 5.0, Edge CAM 2013 R1, AutoCAD 2014 etc.
  • Smart Class rooms and Seminar Hall.
  • Exclusive Department library for more than 2,000 books.
  • National Journals and ASME e-Journals.
  • Utility of online open source tutorials like NPTEL, MOOC, Spoken Tutorial etc.
Faculty
  • Dedicated and Industry experienced faculties.
  • Ph.D- 3 No’s, Pursuing Ph.D- 14 No’s, M.E.- 12 No’s
  • Faculty members are deputed for Guest Lecture / Expert Talk / Judges / Resource Person for FDP / Workshop / Seminar /   Paper reviewer for Journals / Conferences etc.
  • Industrial Visits at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, Firestone TVS Pvt Ltd, CIPET etc.
  • Membership in The Institution of Engineers (India), Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Indian Society for Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE).
  Students
  • Students Admission and Successful Graduation are well performed with Anna University ranks every year.
  • Tutorial and Counseling facilities to promote learning skills.
  • Symposium, National / International Conference, Project Exhibition, Workshop, Seminar conducted for getting recent exposures.
  • Industry Visits at TAFE, TVS Sundaram Fasteners, Southern Railway, Madras Cements, Shanthi Gears, Lakshmi Machine Tools, Flow links, M.M. Forging, Doddapetta Tea Factory etc.
  • Periodical Industrial Expo Visit at CODISSIA Intech in Coimbatore, Indexpo in Madurai etc.
  • Selected Final Year Students undergone one month Internship at Hyundai, Chennai.
  • Inplant Training at Wheels India Ltd, TVS SriChakra Tyres, NLC, BHEL, Tuticorin Thermal Power Plant etc.
  • Industrial Projects at Motherson Automotive Technologies & Engg, Fenner India Ltd, Brakes India Ltd, Bimetal Bearings, BMW Carborundum, Mosima Engg Resources, NCR Corporation etc.
  • Innovative Projects like Solar Grass Cutter, Appalam Making Machine, 3D Printing Machine Project of our students awarded as one of the Best Innovative Project.
  • Special attention given to learn beyond the syllabus such as Co-ordinate Measuring Machine, Wire Cut EDM, CNC Lathe, Capstan and Turret Lathe, Single Spindle Automatic Lathe, Computerized Engine Test Rig etc.
  • Undergone Value added courses such as Labview, Edge CAM, Lean Manufacturing, Safety Engineering, Plastic Engineering, Product Life Cycle Management, Supply Chain Management etc.
  • First year  and Second Year Students won prizes in National Level Competition such as Quadcopter, Robotics at IIT Delhi, IIT Roorkee.
  • Third Year and Final Year Students participated and won prizes in CAD Modeling, Paper Presentation etc at IIT’s, NIT’s, PSG Tech, TCE etc.
  • Students are placed in Core companies such as Ashok Leyland, Wheels India Ltd, Renault Nissan, Saint Gobain, TVS Srichakra Tyres, TVS Sundaram Fasteners, TVS Clayton, Rane, Daimler, Flow Links, Robert Bosch etc.
  • Signed MoU With ATPDC-CIPET, Madurai and 3D CADD Academy, Madurai.
Research and Development
  • Recognized as Research Centre (4490417) by Anna University Chennai.
  • Three faculty members are recognized as Supervisors for guiding Ph.D / M.S. scholars in Anna University Chennai
Name of the Faculty
Designation
Reference Number
Dr. P. Udhayakumar
Prof & Head / Mech.Engg.
2020513
Dr.M.R.Thansekhar
Professor / Mech.Engg.
9920506
Dr. A. N. Balaji
Professor / Mech.Engg.
1920033
  • Received R&D financial assistance for UG Students Project from The Institution of Engineers (India), Kolkatta, IISC MSME Centre for Excellence, Bangalore, Quality Circle - R&D Cell, KLNCE.
  • Received Grant-in-aids from various agencies such as AICTE, TNSCST, CSIR, Anna University Chennai for MODROBS, conducting FDP, Workshop/Seminar in the area of Optimization, Heat and Mass Transfer, Teaching Methodologies in Machine Design, Research Methodology etc.