Program Educational Objectives:
Graduates of the program will become competent engineers suitable for the mechanical engineering based industry and higher education.
Graduates of the program will acquire the necessary foundation in fundamental mechanical engineering subjects for development of mathematical and analytical abilities.
Graduates of the program will acquire the knowledge and skills in mechanical engineering to provide technological solutions.
Graduates of the program will learn managerial, financial and ethical practices such as, project and financial management skills, multidisciplinary approach and soft skills.
Graduates of the program will respond to growing demands of society through lifelong learning.
Program Outcomes: At the end of the program, a student will be able to
1. Engineering knowledge- Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
2. Problem analysis- Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences
3. Design/development of solutions- Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations
4. Conduct investigations of complex problems- Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
5. Modern tool usage- Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
6. The engineer and society- Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
7. Environment and sustainability- Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
8. Ethics- Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
9. Individual and team work- Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
10. Communication- Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
11. Project management and finance- Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.
12.Life-long learning- Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.
PROGRAM SPECIFIC OUTCOMES (PSOs)
At the end of the mechanical engineering program, a student will be able to:
1. Identify, automate and apply manufacturing processes for production of mechanical components considering effective use of man, machines, and material resources.
2. Design, formulate, develop and analyze mechanical components and systems using design engineering principles and modern CAD/CAE tools
3. Specify, analyze, evaluate, audit, design and build thermal and fluid systems using modern engineering tools.