Departments  >>  Mechanical Engineering

Overview
 

Since its inception in 1955, the Department of Mechanical Engineering has a wide reputation for the quality of teaching and research it offers. It has been awarded top grades for both teaching and research activities from independent and government bodies. The excellent laboratory facilities, modern computer clusters, systematically designed curriculum, and dedicated faculty members make this Department a dynamic place to study.

Mechanical Engineering Graduates from BIT Mesra are sought after by many prestigious companies. There is also an excellent careers center on campus, which helps the students to get entry into multinational companies.

Vision of the Department

The Mechanical Engineering Department of Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi strives to be globally recognised for quality engineering education and research leading to well qualified engineers, academicians and researchers who are innovative, entrepreneurial and successful in achieving excellence in their field of study.
 

Mission of the Department

      1. To impart quality education to the students and enhancing their knowledge and skills to be globally competitive Mechanical Engineers.

      2. To maintain state of the art research facilities to provide its students and faculty to create, interpret, apply and disseminate knowledge with an understanding of the limitations.

      3. To develop linkages and interaction with industry, R & D organisation and educational institution for excellence in consultancy practices, research and teaching.

      4. To provide conducive environment for learning, creativity and problem solving skill.
 

Programme Educational Objectives (PEO) of UG Programs

1. To provide a quality undergraduate education for students entering the mechanical engineering profession or seeking careers in related fields.

2. To advance scientific knowledge through basic and applied research.

3. To disseminate technical information through scholarly publication, conferences and continuing education.

4. To enable to acquire knowledge of relevant technologies and multidisciplinary fields including broad social, ethical and environmental issues within which the engineering is practiced.

5. To develop problem solving approach using analytical abilities, effective communication skills and team work

6. To create awareness and understanding related to societal issues, apart from developing a sense of commitment to the community and profession with sincere involvement.

 

Program Outcomes (POs) of B.E (Mechanical Engineering):

On completion of the program, the Mechanical Engineering Graduates are expected to:
a. Be competent in applying basic knowledge of science and engineering for the purpose of obtaining solution to a multi-disciplinary problem.
b. Gain knowledge of understanding and analyzing complex engineering problem.
c. Be able to design system components and processes meeting all applicable rules and regulations.
d. Be capable of undertaking suitable experiments/research methods while solving an engineering problem and would arrive at validconclusions based on appropriate interpretations of data and experimental results.
e. Continually upgrade his/her understanding and become confident in applying recent engineering practices and soft tools along withother appropriate techniques and resources.
f. Exhibit understanding of societal and environmental issues (health, legal, safety, cultural, etc.) and consequent responsibilities relevantto professional engineering practice.
g. Be proficient in arriving at innovative solution to a problem with due considerations to society and environment.
h. Be committed to professional ethics, and economic, environmental, societal, and political norms.
i. Demonstrate appropriate inter-personal skills to function effectively as an individual, as a member or as a leader of a team and in amulti-disciplinary setting.
j. Be able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentations; give and receive clear instructions; make effectivepresentations and communicate effectively and convincingly on complex engineering issues with engineering community and withsociety at large.
k. Be conscious of financial aspects of all professional activities and shall be able to undertake projects with appropriate managementcontrol and control on cost and time.
l. Recognize the need for continuous learning and will prepare himself/ herself appropriately for his/her all-round development throughout the professional career.


Postgraduate Programmes (Energy Technology)

1. To produce researchers in the field of renewable and non-renewable energy technology.

2. To prepare students to pursue research for emerging as a good academician in a leading institution as well as acquire full-fledged knowledge in the technological advancements of a specific energy field to serve in an industry.

3. Equip students to understand and evaluate alternative energy sources and planning of energy source-demand chain.

4. To enable to acquire knowledge of relevant technologies and multi disciplinary fields including broad social, ethical and environmental issues within which the engineering is practiced.

5. To develop problem solving approach using analytical abilities, effective communication skills and team work

6. To create awareness and understanding related to societal issues, apart from developing a sense of commitment to the community and profession with sincere involvement.

Contact

Dr. Arbind Kumar
HOD, Department of Mechanical Engineering
BIT Mesra, Ranchi
Jharkhand 835 215, India