Department is in operation since 1988, right from the inception of
Dr. M.G.R. Engineering College, promoted by Tmt. Kannammal
Educational Trust. Our department made a humble beginning in 1988
with a Bachelor’s programme with an in-take of 60 students.
The Department started
M.Tech programme in Industrial Engineering and Design Engineering
from the year 2002.
The department was
accredited by NBA with B 3 grade in the year 2002.
The Institute acquired
the Deemed University status in the year 2003.
accredited by NAAC with B+ grade in Feb2007.
The Mission of the
Department is to impart Technical knowledge to the students, to
inculcate human values and morals and to make them holistic
professionals, so that they are globally acceptable. Mechanical
Engineering Department is also striving to evolve an engineering
education system where Mechanical Engineers with cognitive and
inquisitive skills are developed who can make unique and innovative
contributions to assist in nation building.
The vision of the
department is to train the students with all necessary inputs to
enable them to start their own ventures and this is in tune with
our University’s mission to groom job creators / entrepreneurs,
rather than job seekers. This vision is achieved through a well
structured curriculum supplemented with practical training, guest
lectures by eminent professionals, field visits to leading
industries and also in-plant training. Our long term perspective is
to make the department one of the best in the country with all
state of art technology.
OBJECTIVES OF THE
To have a faculty
group, devoted to academic excellence and ethics.
To provide the best lab
facilities to the students.
To expose the students
to the latest trends in the industry by conducting seminars and
periodic industrial visits.
To nurture students
having creative ideas to adopt projects which can be subsequently
To provide facilities
in the CAD/CAM lab to cultivate innovation and creativity in them.
To have better teacher
– student relationship.
To encourage students
to accept ethical and value based goals in their profession.
To install a feedback
system by which students can take pro-active participation in
To develop entrepreneur
skills and to develop their personality to face the challenges of
To encourage the
students in extracurricular activities like sports, games, fine
arts, and cultural.