The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers comprehensive education for Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering which attracts highly meritorious students.
The highly dedicated and qualified faculty keeps the academics and research activities of the department in high spirits. The mix of well experienced and young dynamic faculty molds the students as industry ready Mechanical Engineers and as better human being.
The average experience of the faculty is 11 years.
Faculty are involved in consultancy projects with industries and research projects funded by government .
Invited lectures and value added courses offered by industry personnel on recent trends to bridge the gap between academia and industry practices.
Faculty and students industrial visits, compulsory in-plants trainings and internships during end semester vacations.
To reinforce learning, the students undergo projects on their own in every semester. Such projects are demonstrated to industry community during industry-academia conclave.
Encourage students to attend symposiums, workshops and events conducted by institutions like NITs, IITs and other reputed institutions. The students are also actively participating in various industry led technical competitions.
Students are motivated to write and publish research articles in reputed Journals along with their faculty supervisors.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering strives to be recognized globally for outstanding education and
research leading to well-qualified engineers, who are innovative, entrepreneurial, successful and
fulfilled in advanced fields of engineering and research
Imparting quality holistic education to the students and enhancing their skills founded on values to make them globally competitive mechanical engineers.
Maintaining vital, state-of-the-art research facilities to provide the students and faculty with opportunities to create, interpret, apply and disseminate knowledge.
To develop linkages with industries, world class R&D organizations and educational institutions in India and abroad for excellence in teaching, research and consultancy practices.
Programme Outcomes (POs)
The Electronics and Communication engineering professionals graduating from our department will be able to:
Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
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.
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.
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.
Modern tool usage: Create, select and apply appropriate techniques, resources and modern engineering and IT tools, including prediction and modelling to complex engineering activities, with an understanding of the limitations.
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.
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.
Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
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.
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.
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.
Programme Specific Outcomes (PSOs):
After successful completion of the program, the Mechanical Engineering graduates will be able to:
Apply their learning to design and develop basic mechanical systems and processes.
Select manufacturing processes and their appropriate parameters for the production of typical engineering components.
Guest Lectures, Seminars, FDP and others Mechanical Engg
A Guest Lecture on "Industrial Applications of CAD" by TAFE was held on 15th October 2018
A Guest Lecture on "Industrial Applications of CAD" by TAFE was held on
15th October 2018. The session was handled by Mr.Deepak M, HR, TAFE
Chennai along with Mr. Jesudoss A S - Project Manager CAD, TAFE-Chennai.
Students of I and III year Mechanical Engineering attended the session.
The main objective of the campus connect
Mechanical Engineering students team Velocity Racing, consisting of 35 students,
26 from Mechanical and 9 from the Electrical department participated in
the 3rd Formula Green held in Kari Motor Speedway, Coimbatore representing
PSG Institute of Technology and Applied Research.
The All-India Level competition was held from 12th February to 16th February.
Electric Kart (EKGDC) Vehicle by Mechanical & EEE students 2018
The Students Team Velocita Racing (kart team) compromising of 25 students from
both Mechanical and Electrical Disciplines have involved in designing and
fabricating a E-Kart to compete in the event of E-GKDC (Electric Go Kart Design Challenge)
organized by ISNEE. The team was subdivided into various Subsystems namely the Design,
Steering, Brakes, Electrical, Transmission and Managing Team.
Guest Lecture on "Design in Nature and Engineering" on 24th August 2017
The Mechanical Engineering Association organized a guest lecture on Design in
Nature and Engineering on 24th August 2017 at E3 Seminar Hall,
PSG Institute of Technology and Applied Research, Neelambur, Coimbatore.
Guest Lecture on Process Engineering on 9th July 2016
Guest Lecture on Process Engineering was organized by Mechanical department on 09th july 2016.
The session started with a Welcome address by Dr P V Mohanram, Principal, PSG iTech,
and he mention the importance of the topic "Process Engineering". He gave the overview
of the topic and briefed the speaker Dr.G.Ranganathan, former Managing Director,Rover
Industry who is a alumini of PSG.
FDP on Exploring the Nature of Experiences on 21st and 22nd May 2015
A two day faculty development program was organized by PSGiTech on the topic
"Exploring the Nature of Experiences" on 21st and 22nd of May 2015 at the E5 ?
Board Room. The Resource Persons of the program were Dr.P.V.Mohanram,
Principal and Dr.G.Chandramohan, Vice?Principal, PSG Institute of Technology and Applied Research.
The objective behind organizing
A special lecture has been conducted on "Mathematics for Mechanical Engineering" on 12th January 2015
A special lecture has been conducted on "Mathematics for Mechanical Engineering"
for I Year B.E. Mechanical Engineering students on 12.01.15, 3.00 PM presided
over by Dr Madhu Ganesh, Visiting Professor, PSG College of technology.
Significance of Fourier series and the importance of using matrix operations,
Eigen values and its relation with engineering was taught. A case study of
bridge was explained related to application of the
"Process Engineering" by Dr.G.Ranganathan, Rover Industry
09th july 2016 - GUEST LECTURE & WORKSHOP
The session started with a Welcome address by Dr P V Mohanram, Principal, Psg I Tech, and he mention the importance of the topic "Process Engineering". He gave the overview of the topic and briefed the speaker Dr.G.Ranganathan, former Managing Director,Rover Industry who is a alumini of PSG. He was invited as chief guest to the occasion. He is well specialized in manufacturing processes which is his core knowledge. He is the visiting professor of PSG Tech handling a course "Process Engineering".
Guest Lecture on “Introduction to Vehicle Development”
Guest Lecture on“Introduction to
Vehicle Development” was organized by the Department of Mechanical
Engineering on 12th March 2016, E4 CSE Seminar Hall. The session started with a welcome address by Dr N
Saravanakumar, HoD/Mech and he mentioned the importance of the topic
“Introduction to Vehicle Development”.
Industry Academia Conclave - Department of Mechanical Engineering on 20th Feb 2016
Industry Academia Conclave 2016 for the Mechanical Stream was held on 20th February 2016 (Saturday) at E4 Seminar Hall, PSGiTech. Dr. N Saravanakumar (HoD, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering) addressed the gathering and pointed out the necessity to interact with industries to understand their expectations and requirements of a fresh graduate.
"Industrial Visit" to Ashok Leyland Plant II ,Hosur by III Year Mechanical Engineering department students on 31.07.2016
We the batch of 51 students started with the learning centre. They explained about their history of the company and the facilities in the Hosur plant. Ashok leyland got the ISO: 9001 certification on 1994 and in 2002 they got the ISO: 14000 certificationfor environment management system. Ashok leyland supplies the 80% of the vehicle to the Indian army.
"Industrial Visit" to TVS Motor Company, Hosur by I Year Mechanical Engineering department students on 05.03.2016
A one day "Industrial Visit" was arranged to TVS Motor Company, Hosur for I Year Mechanical Engineering department students on 05.03.2016. Total of 51 students and 2 teaching and one non-teaching faculty accompanied the students. The visit inside the Company was guided by Mr. Mukesh Krishna (HR) of TVS Motor Company, Hosur. The following are learning outcomes.
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an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering,
an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data,
an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability,
an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams,
an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems,
an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility,
an ability to communicate effectively,
the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context,
a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning,
a knowledge of contemporary issues
an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
an ability to apply industry engineering tools to engineer methods, processes and operation thereby increasing the productivity of a system
an ability to synthesize the loads and boundary conditions using appropriate assumptions while designing mechanical engineering components and systems
Value Added Course on Current trends in Manufacturing Systems Management for Engineering Industries from from 25th to 27th June 2018
The faculty of Mechanical Engineering department have conducted various Value Added Courses
to our present second and third year students from 25.06.2018 to 27.06.2018.
During these days the students enrolled for various Value added courses that
are helpful for their carrier. Around 21 students of third year enrolled for
the "Current trends in Manufacturing Systems Management for Engineering Industries"
Value Added Course on "Introduction to Machine Drawing" on 23rd & 24th Jan 2018
The Department of Mechanical engineering conducted a Two Days Value Added Course on
"Introduction to Machine Drawing" on 23rd & 24th Jan 2018 for the I year
Mechanical Engineering students during their second semester. The
chief guest of the programme was Dr.S.Vijayarangan, Former Principal of PSG College of Technology.
Flow measurement devices, different types of pumps and turbines, adjustable
channel mini hydraulic flume model, metacentric height apparatus,
apparatus for calibration of notches, apparatus for calibration of orifices and
Metrology and Sensor Interface Laboratory -
Zeiss 3D CNC CMM, measuring instruments like micrometer, vernier caliper,
comparators, electronic height gauges, force, temperature, displacement
sensors, strain gauges, data acquisition system
Thermal Engineering Laboratory -
IC engine test rigs for conducting load test (mechanical, hydraulic and eddy
current loading), heat balance test, retardation test and computerized
Variable compression ratio engine for measuring actual PV diagram along
with data acquisition system, Cross section models of Four Stroke & Two
Stroke engines, Thermax make Steam boiler and turbine setup
Heat and Mass transfer Laboratory -
Modes (conduction, convection and radiation) of Heat transfer
study apparatus, Heat exchanger study apparatus,Multi cylinder
air cooled reciprocating compressor, Air conditioning &
Refrigeration test rig with R 134a and HC refrigerants, Fluidized
Cut sections, tear down models and functional models of
automotives, refrigerators, compressors, washing machines &
other commonly used machine elements to provide application
knowledge and technical knowledge to the students
Product Development Laboratory -
Power tools, TIG arc & gas welding, surface table, CNC Router
machine for sheet metal cutting, 3D printers
Centres for Competency
CAD Laboratory -
Software packages like AutoCAD, Solid works, ABACUS, ANSYS
and CATIA, Intel Xeon server with E5 core processor, 64 GB RAM
and 3 TB hard disk
CAM Laboratory -
LMW make CNC Lathe, CNC milling machine, Edge CAM software
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