The Department of Mechanical Engineering is one of the premier departments in the college.Since the inception, the Department of Mechanical Engineering has been contributing to the technological advancement of our Nation. Several graduates of this department are occupying reputed positions in various engineering industries and premier educational institutes in and outside India. It has been accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA), New Delhi. The department has a dynamic and well qualified faculty team including 4 Ph.D holders, and 8 M Tech holders out of which 3 are pursuing PhD. Some faculty members have been globally recognized in various levels such as Editorial Board Member and Reviewer of international journals, Scientific Committee Member of international conferences etc. In 2011, the department was recognized as Research Centre (RC) by Visveswaraya Technological University, Belgaum, and has been actively engaged in research. In the year 2011-12, the faculty members have published 36 technical papers in reputed international journals and 5 papers in the proceedings of international conferences. In the current academic year the employment prospects of our students in industries are remarkably improved. The department encourages the students for both curricular and co-curricular activities like quiz, debate, workshops, talks, presentations, training etc. The students have won prizes in various national level sports and cultural events.