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Mechanical Engineering


The Department of Mechanical Engineering has been a part of Karpagam Institute of Technology (KIT), one of the top Engineering Institutes in Tamil Nadu, offering an undergraduate degree program (B.E. Mechanical Engineering) since 2009. The Department of Mechanical Engineering is fully committed to creating engineering talent for the Industry and the Community.

It has highly qualified, experienced and devoted faculty members as well as a dynamic environment for research activities headed by Professors with Ph.D. degree from prestigious Universities. At the moment, six faculty members are actively involved in research to get their Doctoral degree.

The Department has built state of the art facilities to spread emerging advancements by including software for cutting-edge technologies in the fields of Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing. The projects and hands-on training activities are intended to instill an entrepreneurial mindset in students and encourage them to start their own enterprises.


To transform the students into effective Mechanical Engineers in their career to develop the qualities of leadership and entrepreneurship at global level, inculcating professional and ethical responsibilities focusing on social awareness and cultural heritage for the betterment of the society by providing innovative and congenial learning practices to meet the changing needs of the industry and society.

  • To develop core competencies in Mechanical Engineering through effective teaching and learning practices.
  • To facilitate the students with divergent learning and groom them to be problem solvers with excellent soft skills and high ethical values.
  • To collaborate the various professional bodies and research agencies for establishing knowledge centre in the campus.
  • To ensure Industrial readiness of students by suitably integrating with Industry and Alumni.
  • To encourage and nurture research minds and supporting them on entrepreneurial ventures.
  • PEO1: Have a successful career in Mechanical Engineering and allied industries.
  • PEO2: Have expertise in the areas of Design, Thermal, Materials and Manufacturing.
  • PEO3: Contribute towards technological development through academic research and industrial practices.
  • PEO4: Practice their profession with good communication, leadership, ethics and social responsibility.
  • PEO5: Graduates will adapt to evolving technologies through life-long learning.
  • PSO1: Apply the knowledge of Computer Aided Design and Computer Aided Engineering tools to design and analyze the products and process related to Mechanical Engineering systems.
  • PSO2: Develop the knowledge and skill relevant to Heating Ventilation and Air-Conditioning industries.
  • PSO3: Exhibit the ability to make a product related to Mechanical Engineering and allied engineering fields.
From The HOD’s Desk

Welcome to the Department of Mechanical Engineering!
Mechanical engineering is one of the most diverse and adaptable engineering professions. The department has developed throughout time to meet the ever-increasing demands of technological progress while yet retaining a strong foundation in mechanical engineering fundamentals. With the potential in India, now is a perfect time for Mechanical Engineers to take vital role. Students of MECH@KIT are motivated to attend National and International Conferences, Seminars, Symposia and other events to advance their knowledge on a regular basis.
The department has a remarkable placement record and has routinely produced good results with distinctions and University ranks in Anna University exams. Industrial visits are arranged on a regular basis for students of MECH@KIT in establishments like NLC, SAIL, FORD India Ltd, JVS Motors, Ashok Leyland, Ambal Auto, Deepam Industries, Nesans Mining, Vignesh Alloys, TNSTC-RC Unit, ElTex, PSG Foundries to get practical experience in the mechanical field.

SAE India-KIT Collegiate Club is active and each year it hosts “RIVALS” A National Level Mini Dirt Bike Race Event. Furthermore, the Association of Mechanical Engineering organizes Seminars, Workshops, Webinars and Guest Lectures by Prominent Figures in the field of Mechanical Engineering on a routine basis. It is our obligation to bring solutions to global concerns and to cultivate leaders who will embrace the benefits of technological growth for the greater good of humanity and the earth.

Discover a world of opportunities with Mechanical@Karpgam Institute of Technology!


  • Engineering Practices Laboratory (Welding, Sheet Metal, Foundry and Fitting Shop)
  • Machine Shop (Manufacturing Technology Lab I & II)
  • Dynamics Laboratory
  • Strength of Materials Laboratory
  • Thermal Engineering Laboratory
  • Heat Power Laboratory
  • Mechatronics Laboratory
  • Metrology and Measurements Laboratory
  • Fluid Mechanics and Machinery Laboratory
  • CAD/CAM Laboratory
  • Simulation and Analysis Laboratory
Internships PROGRAMS
  • Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation Depot, Pollachi.
  • Ashok Leyland, Chennai.
  • ELTEX super casting, Coimbatore.
  • Texmo Industries, Coimbatore.
  • ELGI Rubber Company Limited, Coimbatore.
  • Ford, Chennai.
  • Hyundai motors, Chennai.
  • Larsen & Toubro Limited, Coimbatore.
  • BMW, Chennai.
  • TVS, Chennai.
  • Toyota, Chennai.
  • BHEL, Trichy.
  • SPIC, Tuticorin.
  • SAIL, Salem.
  • NLC, Neyveli.
Highlights of MECH@KIT
  • Department is permanently Affiliated to Anna University, Chennai since 2018 for its well known Infrastructure and Facilities
  • More experienced & highly motivated faculty members with good academics
  • Following Outcome based Teaching and Learning process
  • Department has Modernized Laboratories
  • Excellent Placement record
  • Department has adequate Student-Teacher ratio as per AICTE norms
  • Department frequently conducts Value Added Courses
  • Department has strong and active Alumni forum-REWIND
  • Possessing SAE Vehicle Design Lab for SUPRA and BAJA
  • Department provides PMKVY- CNC Training to Rural Youths
  • Department has 3D Printing facility for Hands on Training of Students
  • Department provides Spoken Tutorial Courses of IIT Bombay
  • Department has active E Yantra Lab (Supported by MHRD and IIT Bombay)
  • Department offers In-Plant Training and Industrial Visits to students
  • Department organizes Entrepreneur Awareness Camp (Supported by MSME)
Department Activities
Professional Bodies

Vasumathi Castings

RIVALS – National Leven Mini Dirt Bike Motocross Event – 2019
SAE India – KIT Collegiate Club
E-Yantra Hands on Training on AVR Microcontroller Based Robotic Applications & Hackathan – 13th Feb to 15th Feb 2020.
Hands on Training Programme
Best Team – Awarded by ISNEE @ Karimotor Speedways, Coimbatore.
REWIND-Grand Alumni Meet
Sports Meet-2019
Anna University Inter Zonal Tournament Winner(2019-2020) – Takewondo 3rd Place
Industrial Projects
Academic Year Project Details Students Industry
2019-20 Methods in improving the efficiency of Lignite fired boiler  in Thermal Power Station M.Mugilan
K.S.Selva Muthu Kumaran
2019-20 Performance analysis of Steam Turbine M.Abinesh
M.Manoj Prabhakar
2017-18 Replacement of Jig for Belt Idlers in specialized Mining equipments K.M.Balavignesh
2017-18 Experimental Investigation  on Solar Parabolic trough collector S.N.Kabilan
M.Ananda Kumar
2017-18 Heat rate performance study in Thermal Power Plant B.Cibi
S.Gokul Raja
2017-18 Performance analysis on Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning (HVAC) system S.Praveenkumar
G.Sathish kumar
2017-18 Study and Analysis to increase the life of Full Deflector plate in Mill Rotor M.Prakesh
K.Yuva bharathi
2017-18 Design and development of a 3D Printer K.Pavithra
C.Sarath kumar
2016-17 Productivity Enhancement of CNC Lathe-shop by adopting Cellular Layout M.Karthik
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