The Mechanical Engineering Department was established in the academic year 2009-2010.
Currently the department offers one under graduate program, B.E in Mechanical Engineering, with an intake of 60 and one Post Graduate Program, M.E with specialization in CAD/CAM with an intake of 18 seats.
The Department is recognized as “RESEARCH CENTRE” by the Osmania University and currently 4 Ph.D. Scholars are doing their research work under the supervision of 1 Professor of the Department.
The department has a team of 19 highly qualified, motivated and experienced faculty with 6 doctorates (Ph.D) and rest are with M.E./M.Tech qualification in various areas of specializations.
Majority of the faculty are having varied experience of industrial, teaching and research which help to serve the students in exposing them to the industrial and research environment.
The students of the department have excelled in academics and bagged three gold medals from Osmania University in 2014, 2017 and 2018.
The department is associated with professional bodies such as Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) and Indian Welding Society (IWS) under which various activities are taking place.
The department organizes various student level technical events regularly which include workshops, guest lectures, industrial visits and technical seminars to expose the student’s inherent talent and skills.
The department also organizes events like Faculty Development Programs (FDP), conferences and workshops to expose the faculty to the latest technologies.
The department also conducts various certification courses in advanced technologies such as CAD/CAM in association with reputed professional training institutes.
One of our students Maaz Ahmed Khan founded “Torq Electric”, a promising electric vehicle start-up. “Torq Electrc” was recently selected as one of the top 25 start-ups at the Google Student Start-up Boot camp - Class of 22, a program designed to provide mentorship and resources to student entrepreneurs. They were also named finalists at the Global Student Entrepreneurship Award (GSEA) and were runners-up at both the Dubai Start-up Conclave and Mahindra University. “Torq Electric” continues to impress as they recently won the Most Celebrated Start Up Award at EdVenture Park 2022, further demonstrating their commitment to innovation and success.
The department of mechanical Engineering has become an excellence hub providing advanced training to not only internal students but also offering the training programs to other engineering college students. During the last academic year, the department has offered the following technical training programs.
Fifteen of our students participated in a training on Solid Edge software . The training is offered in collaboration with Siemens Digital Industries Software, United States. The training was conducted using a moodle course created with videos & practice models provided by Mr. Doug Stainbrook, Solid Edge Academic Technical Manager, Mainstream Engineering, Siemens Digital Industries Software, United States. At the end of the course students attempted the certification exam and certified by Siemens.
Seventy seven mechanical engineering students from different engineering colleges including our students have participated in a training program on Solidworks to prepare for the prestigious exam CSWA offered by Dassault Systems. Sixty two students cleared the exam certified as Design Associates by Dassault Systems.
As a part of MOU, the department of mechanical engineering collaborated with Paramount Auto Bay Services (PABS) in providing training for the course “Automobile Technician Training “being offered by Paramount Auto Bay Services (PABS) in association with Indo German Chamber of Commerce (IGCC).
The curriculum being offered is developed by IGCC and includes theory classes and practicals. While the theory classes are being offered by Methodist College of Engineering & Technology, the practical training is offered by PABS.
Head of the Department, MECH
Dr. A. Rajasekhar has obtained his B.E. (Mechanical), M.E. (Production) and Ph.D (Mechanical) from College of Engineering, Osmania University. He has 8 years of industrial experience and 23 years of teaching, research and administrative experience. He has handled responsible administrative positions in various engineering colleges like Training & Placement Officer, Head-Department of Mech. Engg., M.Tech Course co-ordinator, Secretary / Treasurer – ISTE Chapter, Co-ordinator, J.K.C and M.R. for I.S.O certification. He has also worked as Professor and Principal in various engineering colleges in Telangana state. Presently he is Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering at Methodist College of Engineering & Technology, Hyderabad.