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About Department

Vision: Excellence in Mechanical Engineering for Global Acceptance

Mission:

  • 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.

Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology (VIIT) started Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering course in 2007-08, Postgraduate course in 2012 and PhD course from 2014-15 in Pune. The Undergraduate course is an NBA Accredited course.

The Mechanical Engineering department has well Qualified, Experienced and committed faculty towards high academic standards, Industry connects and Research. The Department expertise is distributed in three domain namely Design, Thermal, Manufacturing and Materials. The curriculum is balanced through industrial involvement, project based learning (PBL) and industrial Internship. The department has PhD Research Guides who ensures the collective involvement of PhD, M-Tech and B.Tech students in their research work.  

The Department has ongoing collaborative projects with various companies such as Atlas Copco, Fluid Control, Kirloskar Pneumatic, Eaton Pvt Ltd, Bharat Forge, Aakar Foundry etc. The SUPRA and BAJA students technical activities are initiated in department since 2012 and is consistently within top 10 ranks in overall participation till date. The Department also has an International collaboration with TRIUMF, Research centre Canada, National Collaboration with ARDE, DRDO, HAL, ISRO for the research projects and internships.

The Mechanical Engineering Student Association (MESA) is an active team of students behind organization of Technical and Extra Curricular and societal activities of the department. The Department has a student’s professional chapters under Society of Automotive Engineering (SAE-India) and Indian society of Heating Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineering (ISHRAE). The UG and PG students have registered the highest package placement of 14 Lakhs and 16 Lakhs respectively for 2020-21 batch.

Dr. Dinesh N. Kamble

Professor and Head Mechanical Engineering

Department Profile
Establishment Year 2007-2008
Total Number of Classrooms 7
Total Number of Laboratories 9
HOD Cabin 1
Tutorial room 2
Departmental Library 1
UNDER GRADUATE PROGRAM
Programme Name B. Tech. (Mechanical Engineering)
Nature of Program Full Time
Duration 4 Years
Current Intake (Total) 180
POST GRADUATE PROGRAM
Programme Name M. Tech. (Design)
Nature of Program Full Time
Duration 2 Years
Current Intake 18
PhD PROGRAM
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.