WHAT IS MECHANICAL ENGINEERING ?

Mechanical engineering is a professional programme which helps students to understand the working mechanisms of heavy tools and machineries.  The branch applies principles of engineering, physics and material science for the design, analysis, manufacturing and maintenance of mechanical systems. The course covers technical areas like distribution of electricity through generators, transformers, transmission lines, lighting and wiring in buildings. A course in mechanical engineering makes a student gain knowledge and experience in the designing of electric motors, automobiles, aircrafts and other heavy vehicles. Mechanical engineering demands knowledge about software used in technical work like computer-aided design and mathematical modelling.
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ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • For UG: Should have passed Class XII in Science stream with minimum 50% marks or equivalent CGPA.
  • For PG: Minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks or First Class in the qualifying degree. Bachelor's degree in Engineering and Technology.
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SCOPE OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

  • Mechanical Engineering covers aspects like design and testing among others. The job demands supervision and planning of live projects related to thermal power plants, nuclear stations, generation of electricity, etc.
  • There are employment opportunities for diploma holders who have practical knowledge of working on fields like testing of machinery etc.
  • The emerging fields in this area include renewable energy, automobiles, quality control, Industrial Automation, Mechanobiology. These are going to increase manpower in the work profile of mechanical engineering and would offer employment opportunities.  
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COURSE SUBJECTS

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer
  • Computer Aided Design of Thermal Systems
  • Fundamentals of casting and solidification
  • Industrial Engineering and Operation Research
  • Modelling of Turbulent Combustion
  • Principle of Vibration Control
  • Railroad Vehicle Dynamics
  • Robot Manipulators Dynamics and Control
  • Transition and Turbulence
  • Wave propagation in solids

CAREER OPTIONS AFTER MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Automobile Engineer
Automobile Engineer
Salary : 3L INR - 4L INR
Degrees: B.E /Btech

COURSE LEVEL DETAILS

  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 29.024 Lakhs Manipal University, Dubai
    Minimum Fees 0.03 Lakhs Dr Jivraj N Mehta Government Polytechnic, Amreli
    Degree Offered in UG
    B.E /Btech
    B.Sc.
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 69.1 Lakhs Amity School of Engineering and Technology, Noida
    Minimum Fees 0.02 Lakhs Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies, Hyderabad
    Degree Offered in PG
    M.E /Mtech.
    M.Sc.

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Kritika Vilankar 11 hours ago

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Kritika VilankarLast Seen: 10 hours 18 min agoJoined on: 15-Jan-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Hi, is there any college who offers part time BE/ B Tech (mechanical engineering) after diploma in Mumbai or nearby cities?

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PERIYA NAYAKI P 10 hours ago

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PERIYA NAYAKI PLast Seen: 7 hours 49 min agoJoined on: 31-Oct-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
hello kritika vilankar,some of the engineering colleges which are offering part-time B.E course are,mumbai universitysardar patel engineering collegeuniversity visvesvaraya college of engineeringthaku...Read More
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Shubham Sawant 20 hours ago

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Shubham SawantLast Seen: 18 hours 56 min agoJoined on: 06-Jun-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Sir, I'm seriously looking for the GATE And currently, I'm in the Second year of Mechanical Engineering at Pune University

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Mayur Shetti 19 hours ago

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Mayur ShettiLast Seen: 8 hours 58 min agoJoined on: 07-Feb-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Graduate & Above
HiGlad you are interested for GATE. GATE is a ticket for PSU and for higher studies in IIT,  NIT and other recognized institution. Since you are in 2nd year you have lot of time to prep...Read More
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Akhilks 2 days ago

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AkhilksLast Seen: 1 day 12 hours agoJoined on: 14-Jan-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

I completed my 3year diploma in mechanical engineering.I want to go for dual degree(b-tec and m-tec)in mechanical or aeronautical engg.

best colleges plz

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Anantha KrishnaLast Seen: 11 min 50 sec agoJoined on: 07-Jan-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello.Some of the best colleges for aeronautical engineering:Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology: The institution is directly governed by the Department of Space, many of the guest f...Read More
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O.R.Nitish KaashyapLast Seen: 1 day 13 hours agoJoined on: 21-Nov-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Does this campus has M.E. Mechanical engineering

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Manisha Gupta 2 days ago

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Manisha GuptaLast Seen: 7 hours 5 min agoJoined on: 08-Sep-2016Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Kindly mention the campus name, You wish to know about M.E Mechanical Engineering.


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Tejesh 2 days ago

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TejeshLast Seen: 11 hours 13 min agoJoined on: 14-Jan-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Im right now 12th.. I need to know is mechanical engineering is good for me.... This course will give me a better future??

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Satish Ranjan PradhanLast Seen: 7 hours 47 min agoJoined on: 27-Apr-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12
Mechanical engineering is a core branch or what some people call an evergreen branch. While the placement of CS and ECE are better in most of the premier institutes, if you are interested in physics, ...Read More

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