One of several recognized fields of engineering. To grasp the meaning of mechanical engineering, it is desirable to take a close look at what engineering really is. The Engineers' Council for Professional Development has defined engineering as the profession in which a knowledge of the mathematical and physical sciences gained by study, experience, and practice is applied with judgment to develop ways to utilize economically the materials and forces of nature for the progressive well-being of mankind. It is a profession in which study in mathematics and science is blended with experience and judgment for the production of useful things.
The method of teaching in the School includes lecture, discussions, practical tutorials, course assignment, on the job training and project assignments. By the time student completes the 4 year programme, he / she will be fully equipped with the required theoretical knowledge and practical experience in the technical field with the area of specialization. The duration of the course shall be four academic years.Students should secure not less than 75% of attendance in class and related coursework assignments in each course. Each academic year is divided into two semesters having an average of 100-110 working days.