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 31.32 Lakhs Amity University, 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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Sonu Anshu 13 minutes ago

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Sonu AnshuLast Seen: 13 min 17 sec agoJoined on: 05-Apr-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Graduate & Above

How to get job in tata motor or any other mechanical core company

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DARSHAN SINGH 34 minutes ago

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DARSHAN SINGHLast Seen: 24 min 56 sec agoJoined on: 03-Nov-2017Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Class 12

I HAVE GOT 68207 RANK IN VITEEE 2018. CAN I GET ANY CSE OR MECHANICAL BRANCH IN VELLORE OR CHENNAI CAMPUS

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Athiq 50 minutes ago

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AthiqLast Seen: 49 min 40 sec agoJoined on: 27-Apr-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 10 or below

I want to become mechanical engineer what should I take after 10th

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Ritesh RJ 54 minutes ago

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Ritesh RJLast Seen: 23 min 10 sec agoJoined on: 27-Apr-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

I have got 54847 rank in VITEEE, Can i get CS in VIT Bhopal??

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Ritesh RJ 53 minutes ago

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Ritesh RJLast Seen: 23 min 10 sec agoJoined on: 27-Apr-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Can i get any of these, CS Electrical or Mechanical??

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SIDHARTH S 55 minutes ago

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SIDHARTH SLast Seen: 56 min 28 sec agoJoined on: 01-May-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

I got 8443 rank in vitee I am interested in ECE EEE and mechanical so which branch is the best amongst the three??