About Department

Vision: Excellence in Mechanical Engineering for Global Acceptance


  • Make spirited mechanical engineers with morals, values and principles for sustainable development of society.

  • Strive continuously to impart knowledge and skills of the highest standards.

  • Our engineers will respond to the current and future needs of the industry, higher studies as well as research.

Mechanical Engineering envisages the development, design, manufacturing and maintenance of machinery. The present age demands Mechanical Engineering course producing specialists who have the capacity of adaptability and creativity in the new technical areas. To meet the above requirements Mechanical Engineering department offers the Undergraduate Programme (UG) in Mechanical Engineering as well as Post graduate Programme (PG), with Design specialization.

Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology (VIIT) started undergraduate Mechanical Engineering course in 2007-08 and postgraduate course in 2012 in Pune. The department has excellent faculty and is known for its commitment high academic standard disciplined approach and well maintained facilities. Students get solid exposure of and are motivated to orient themselves in one of the three main thrusts namely Design, Heat power and Manufacturing. The department has maintained a good rapport with the industry as well as specialized R&D organizations. VIIT is amongst the best mechanical engineering colleges in Pune.

Prof. Dr. Dinesh N. Kamble
Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Department Profile
Establishment Year 2007-2008
Total Number of Classrooms 03
Total Number of Laboratories 06
HOD Room 1
Departmental Library 1
Programme Name B. Tech. (Mechanical Engineering)
Nature of Program Full Time
Duration 4 Years
Current Intake (Total) 180
Programme Name M. Tech. (Design)
Nature of Program Full Time
Duration 2 Years
Current Intake 18
Programme Name Ph. D.
Year of Sanction 2014-2015

Highlights of Mechanical Engineering Department-

  • Department of Mechanical Engieering has received NBA reaccreditation for three years upto 2021.
  • Academic and administrative processes are as per ISO 9001:2018
  • Department has received research grant & consultancy.
  • Department has strong and active alumni forum.
  • Department has active student forums & technical club 
  • Department runs Value Added Courses.