The Department of Mechanical Engineering was established in the year 1963. The department offers one Under graduate and two post graduate programs. B.E. in Mechanical Engineering has an intake of 120 students, M.Tech in Maintenance Engineering and M.Tech in Engineering Management each have an intake of 18 students. The Department offers research programmes leading to M.Sc.(Engg) and Ph.D. The Department has qualified and experienced faculty, 12 with doctoral degrees. Faculty has published more than 250 research articles in the reputed Journals and Conference proceedings. It has collaboration with leading organizations like Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE), Mercedes Benz and Automotive Axles Pvt. Ltd. Students are encouraged to interact with these organizations for knowledge up-gradation in advanced areas of mechanical engineering. The students of the department have a good placement record.