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 certificate course in German language for providing placement       opportunities in Germany based mechanical industries

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.
    • e -Yantra, an exclusive Robotics & Embedded systems laboratory established through IIT Bombay, provides a platform for the students to understand the industrial applications of Robotics and Embedded system.
    • Implementation of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal VikasYojana (PMKVY). PMKVY is the flagship scheme of the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE). The objective of this Skill Certification Scheme is to enable a large number of Indian youth to take up industry-relevant skill training that will help them in securing a better livelihood. Individuals with prior learning experience or skills will also be assessed and certified under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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

Robotics & Embedded Systems

Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

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.Vishnuprasath.R.P M.E., MBA Assistant Professor
Mr.A.Arun Kumar M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr. Arul prakasam G M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.Senthilkumar.A M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.Dhamotharan.S M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.Dhanaprabhu.S.S M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.Saravanan.M M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.Ashokkumar.D M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.Felixsahayaraj.A M.E. Assistant Professor
Mr.Arun 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
16 ‘One day National Workshop on Publishing Research Articles and Applying for Research Grants / IPR’ Mechanical Engineering Department and Research & Development Cell of KIT- organized a one day 29th January, 2016 KIT
17 ‘Seven Day Faculty Development and Training Programme on Engineering Thermodynamics’ Anna University, Chennai and Department of Mechanical Engineering jointly organized 13th to 19th June, 2016 KIT
18 ‘Digital Prototyping Using Autodesk Inventor’ ICT Academy of Tamil Nadu (ICTACT) is an initiative of Government of India, Government of Tamil Nadu and Industry was organized a five day Faculty Development Programme in association with Department of Mechanical Engineering 28th March and 1st April 2016. KIT
19 ‘Latest technologies used in Foundries and opportunities for mechanical engineering students in modern foundries’ organised by Institute of Indian Foundrymen (IIF) and Department of Mechanical Engineering 11th March 2017 KIT
20 ‘Team Building Activity and Motivational Talk’ One day faculty development programme on M/s. Lavish inspiration, Kerala. 23rd December 2016 KIT
21 ‘Mechanical EngineeringOriented Mobile App. Creation’ One day seminar ZOHO Corporation, Chennai 21st March 2017. KIT
22 Self-development programme Mr. Natarajan H, Assistant HR 18th February 2017. KIT
23 ‘ANSYS – Skill Development’ A four day free training programme ANSYS Software Private Limited, Koramangala, Bangalore March 7th and 10th 2017. KIT
  • 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
  • Mr. S. Sabari Sarathkumar (M.E. – Engineering Design) has secured2nd University Rankin Anna University PG Examinations, Chennai.
  • Athul Z has won the 1st prize in the National level technical paper presentation conducted by Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore, 2016.
  • S. Sanjay has won 1st prize in ‘Best Remodelling Bike’ in ‘National level mini bike competition’ organised by Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore, 2016.
  • S. Krishna has won 1st prize in national level ‘Innovative Design and Analysis Contest – IdeA-2017’ conducted by Design Academy of Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore, 2017.
  • Mr. AvishAswin, Mr. Premkumar has won 2nd prize in national level technical paper presentation’ coordinated by Professional Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, 2016.