ST.JOSEPH'S College of Engineering and Technology
Affiliated to Anna University, Chennai.
|Department of Mechanical Engineering
About the Department
The department of Mechanical Engineering was established in the year 2008. The department offers B.E (Mechanical Engineering) from the academic year 2008 – 2009 with an initial intake of 60. Our intake was increased to 120 in the year 2012 -2013. Our mission is to create a research hub engaged in contemporary research in association with industries and other reputed institutions, impart best-of-class education to students with up-to-date curriculum and content in tune with industry requirements and foster a spirit of entrepreneurship among students to enable a few launch their own ventures. The department has highly qualified and experienced faculty members. All of them have post graduation with sound technical background and many are doing their Ph.D. degree, with a passion for teaching. The department regularly organizes technical workshops for the faculty members to expose them to emerging areas. The department has the state of the art facilities for various laboratories, classrooms to support e-learning and department library.
The department has a well equipped centralized workshop facility which satisfies the needs of various departments in the first year of engineering. In addition to it, we have department specific labs to cater the needs of the students in our department. This includes Manufacturing Technology Lab, Thermal Engineering Lab, Dynamics & Machinery Lab, Fluid Mechanics Lab, Mechatronics Lab, Engineering Meteorology & Measurements Lab and CADD Lab. To mark our academic record, we have produced 3 Anna University ranks. In the batch of 2010 – 2014, 25 students out of 64 were placed in Top industries. Guest lectures and industrial visits are periodically arranged for the students to supplement their curriculum. We strive for all round excellence in students, encouraging them in all extracurricular activities.
Courses Offered : B.E (Mechanical Engineering) - 4 years