Head of the Department

Mr. M.M.S. PRASAD pursued his B Tech from Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur, Mechanical Engineering branch,M.Tech from RV University, Udaipur with Thermal Engineering specialization and submitted Ph D Thesis in Manufacturing area from Dept of Mechanical Engineering,GIT, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam.

He put up 11 years of teaching experience and 16 yrs of Industrial experience in projects, consultancy, automotive and process sectors.He has 10 publications in International/National Journals.He has guided 20 projects for UG students and all are related to Industry oriented.He is a life member of Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE).

The department of Mechanical engineering has been functioning since 2000-2001 with an intake of 60 and increase to 120 from 2013-14. The department has well qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty with P.G qualification in different streams and some of them are pursuing doctoral programmes. The department has good infrastructure with 15 different labs. All the labs are fully equipped to cater the present day technology. Computer lab is fully equipped with necessary systems and software’s.          

Every year our final year students are encouraged to write GATE, CAT, GRE and TOFEL exams. Our students are used to get all India GATE ranks every year. Our students used to get Top Ranks in the university exams conducted by Pondicherry University. Students are encouraged to participate in State and National level paper contests. Every year mechanical engineering department conducting Rajiv Gandhi Akshay Urja Diwas – Renewable energy day, on that day we are conducting seminars, guest lectures, paper presentations, poster presentations, debate and quiz programs. In 2011, we conducted National level Technical seminar on “Recent trends in Gas Turbines”and the experts came from National Aeronautics ltd, Bangalore. In 2013,we conducted national level tech fest “MERITS-2K13”.

The Department has its own association called Society of Mechanical Students (SMS) and used to conduct many technical talks, seminars, quiz etc. Every semester minimum six guest lectures are being arranged for the benefit of the students. The dept is having better industry-institute relationship. The dept is also providing on campus technical training programmes to the students on different software packages like AutoCAD,Pro-E, Ansys, Catia etc. The department is also associated with ISTE activities which give the students to improve and update their technical knowledge and personality development by conducting good programs.