The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers a richly integrated curriculum of education and research to keep in pace with the changing needs of educational standards. The course intends to apply the principles of materials science to the creation, design, maintenance and analysis of mechanical systems. The Department intends to bring out the abilities of the students and create a strong foundation for generating professionals in the field of Mechanical Engineering.

The department offers the following courses:

  • 4 year UG course – B.E. Mechanical Engineering
  • 2 year PG course – M.E. Engineering Design

About the Department

  • The Department enriches the students into knowledgeable quality professionals and takes a leading edge as proficient Engineers and Entrepreneurs to create a paradigm shift in the field of Mechanical Engineering.
  • The Department has CAD/CAM lab with Inventor, PTC-Creo, Solidworks, Automation studio,LabVIEW, ANSYS, Strength of Materials Lab, Thermal Lab, Heat Transfer Lab, Fluid Mechanics Lab, Lathe Workshop, Mechatronics Lab and Dynamics Lab that provides course oriented practical experience.
  • e-Yantra, an exclusive lab established through IIT Bombay, provides a platform for the students to understand the industrial applications of Robotics and Embedded system.
  • Students are members in various professional bodies like Institute of Indian Foundrymen (IIF)(Biggest chapter in India-353 students), Society of Automobile Engineering(SAE- for events baja and supra), ISTE, Indian Welding Society, CII and Coimbatore Productivity Council.

The department has signed Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) with:



Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)

KKM Soft (Auto Desk)

Indoshell Cast




Value added programs and certification courses Offered:



Auto CAD – 2D and 3D


Pro. E



CNC/EDM Training

The Department fosters the technical, critical thinking, and communication skills necessary for students to contribute to the engineering profession and to the well-being of society. Our efforts are put in to develop the ability among students to synthesize data and technical concepts for application to a product design. We strive to ensure that all our young students have a strong education with leadership, management and teaming skills, internship experience, and involvement in student activities. Our objective is not to merely produce professionals capable to serve their own needs but serve the society with great concern for human values.

B.E. (Mechanical Engineering)

Name Qualification Designation
Dr.N.Mohandas Gandhi M.E,MBA, Ph.D Principal & Professor
Dr.J.Maniraj M.E, Ph.D Associate Professor & Head
Mr.P.Ramachandran M.E, (Ph.D) Associate Professor
Dr. M.Muthu Krishnan M.E, Ph.D. Associate Professor
Dr. S. Ravichandran M.E, Ph.D. Associate Professor
Mr.Chandrasekaran.G M.E,( Ph.D). Assistant Professor(SG)
Mr.M.Vijayakumar M.E,( Ph.D). Assistant Professor(SG)
Mr.V.S.Kandavel M.E.,(Ph.D) Assistant Professor
Mr.R.Deepak M.E, (Ph.D). Assistant Professor
Mr. C.Ramesh M.E, (Ph.D) Assistant Professor
Mr. S. Praveen M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr. K.Sathish Kumar M.E., (Ph.D) Assistant Professor
Mr. M.Vimalraja M.E., (Ph.D) Assistant Professor
Mr.K.Govindraj M.E (Ph.D) Assistant Professor
Mr.R.Raj Murugan M.E, (Ph.D) Assistant Professor
Mr.D. Sandeep M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.K.Siva Kumar M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.M.Vijayakumar M.E (Ph.D) Assistant Professor
Mr.R.Vijaykumar M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.Arivumani Ravanan M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.M.Kumaresan M.E, (Ph.D) Assistant Professor
Mr.K.Vinod M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.P.Sathish M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.R.Saravanan M.E (Ph.D) Assistant Professor
Mr.C.Ramkumar M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.Hariprasad M.E., (Ph.D) Assistant Professor
Mr.Balakrishnan M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.Dhanabal.S M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.M.Kannan M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.Premkumar.R M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.Vishnu Prasad.R.P M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.A.Arun Kumar M.E. Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering

S. No Topic / Theme Resource Person Name, Designation and Name of Organization Date Source of Funding Beneficiaries
1 International seminar on ‘Recent trends in Civil aviation UAV and rocket propulsion’ C.S.Karunakaran, UAV Activists, Hindustan University 23.10.2013 KIT 350
2 Seminar on ‘Functions of Organization–Manufacturing Methodology and Industrial automation systems’ Mr.T.Ayyappan, Assistant Manager(Production) Ashok Leyland, Chennai
G.Pandiyan, Deputy Manager, LPG Bottling plant , Indian Oil Corporation Ltd, Pondicherry
29.03.2014 KIT 200
3 Power Seminar on  ‘CFD, Advanced Welding Techniques and Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing’ Mr.D.Parthiban, BHEL, Trichy 28.06.2013 & 29.06.2013 KIT 280
Faculty Development Programme
4 FDP on Achieving Excellence in Academics Mr. P. Sujithkumar , Location Head- HR, Infosys, Chennai 16.02.2013 & 17.02.2013 KIT 18
5 FDP on Importance of Teacher being a Facilitator Dr. S. Selvam, Professor of Eminence, Former Placemet Director, Anna University, Chennai 15.06.2013 & 16.06.2013 KIT 15
6 FDP on Achieving Excellence in Academics Mr. P. Sujithkumar, Location Head- HR, Infosys, Chennai 19.07.2014 & 20.07.2014 KIT 13
7 International Conference on ‘Emerging Areas in Science, Management, Engineering & Technology’ (ICEASMET-16) Dr. A. Suresh babu , Professor . Industrial Engineering, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Bombay
Dr. Hussain H. Al-Kayiem, Assosciate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University Teknologi PETRONAS, (UTT), Perak, Malaysia
10.03.2016 to 12.03.2016 KIT 100
8 International Conference on ‘Innovative Research Techniques in Management, Aeronautical, Mechanical and Electrical Systems’ Dr. B. Suresha Professor, Mechanical Engg, National Institute of Engineering Mysore
Dr.N.Murugan , Professor. Dept of Mechanical Engg, Coimbatore Institute of Technology Coimbatore
Dr.N.Sivashanmugam Associate Professor  Dept. of Mechanical Engg National Institute of Technology Trichy
Dr. V. Prabhu raja , Associate Professor ,Department of Mechanical Engg, PSG College of Technology , Coimbatore
12.02.2015 & 13.02.2015 KIT 50
9 National Conference on ‘Frontiers In Mechanical Engineering’ Dr.P. Anbalagan,Director, KIT 28.03.2013 KIT 60
10 One day workshop on ‘Introduction to Finite Element Analysis’ Mr.Nagamani, Assistant Professor.Department of Mechanical Engineering, Park Institutions, Coimbatore
Dr..Elangovan .M. Manager, CAD/CAM AmritaUniversity,  Coimbatore
Mr..P.T.Saravana Kumar,Assistant Professor(SG). Dept. of Mechanical Engineering , Dr.Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology Pollachi
06.02.2012 KIT 100
11 Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp Prof. Sadasivam, Department of Mechanical Engineering. KCT, Coimbatore
Mr.R.Ganesan, Additional Director. KVICC  Coimbatore
Mr.Muthukumaran , RK Rubber Industry Coimbatore
05.02.2015 to 07.02.2015 KIT 100
12 Workshop on ‘Industry Ready Engineers’ Mr. Shashikanth Jayaraman, Senior HRD TVS Automobile ltd Chennai 08.08.2015 KIT 140
13 Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp Dr.Narasimman
Dr.NGP College Of Engineering, Coimbatore
10.07.2015 to 15.07.2015 KIT 150
14 e-Yantra Lab Inauguration Inaugurated through Video Conferencing –IIT, Bombay 27.07.2016 KIT 300
15 Association Inauguration Mr.K.R.Anand,Programme  Head,ILENSYSTechnologies

Mr.B.Srinivasan,Project Manager,Lanson and Turbo Ltd,Coimbatore.

29.08.2016 KIT 150
  • Dhanabal.S has secured 4thUniversity rank in Anna University Examination, Chennai with 9.3 as CGPA.
  • Manu Varughese Daniel has secured 38th University rank in Anna University Examination, Chennai with 8.8 as CGPA.
  • Aman Kumar Dubey has secured second position in ‘Technovation, Text Twister’ conducted at Coimbatore Institute of Technology on21/1/2012
  • Aman Kumar Dubey has secured first position in ‘Impulse, Management War’ conducted atPSG Tech, Coimbatore on4/2/2012
  • Aman Kumar Dubey has secured first position in ‘TARANG 12’, Best Management Team conducted atNIT, Calicut on4/2/2012
  • Gautham.V has got first prize in ‘PROSER’12’ organised by Dr.Mahalingam College Of Engineering on 25/12/2012