About Us

Department of Mechanical Engineering was started in July 15, 1939 with the starting of PSG Polytechnic and was granted Autonomous status in June 21, 1976. The programmes are accredited by National Board of Accreditation for 3 years in the year 2013 and ISO 9001 Certified in the year 2000. The department has evolved a comprehensive student-centric learning approach, designed to add significant value to the learner, understands in an integrated manner through workshops, laboratory sessions, assignments, seminars, internships, projects and independent study. Our Esteemed courses are:

  • LME (Now DME) started in July 15, 1939 – 3 years programme
  • DDD started in June 11, 1979 – 3 years programme
  • DME (Sandwich) started in October 19, 1983 – 4 years programme.
  • Mission

    The mission of the department is to give exposure to students on practical application of technical knowledge and to enable them to undertake industrial problems through

  • Updation of curriculum based on technological development
  • Encouraging students for higher education
  • Students exposure to industrial projects
  • Development of entrepreneurship culture among students
  • Vision

    Department of Mechanical Engineering aspires to be a leader of ideas and solutions community, learn and discover, and transform people to future technology.

    Faculty

    Course Structure

    • bookSemester 1
      Theory Practicals
      Engineering Mathematics Physics Laboratory
      Analytical Geometry and Calculus Chemistry Laboratory I
      Physics Electronics and Computer Workshop
      Chemistry Inplant Training
      English Physical Education I
    • bookSemester 2
      Theory Practicals
      Algebra and Calculus Applied Physics Laboratory
      Applied Mathematics Chemistry Laboratory II
      Applied Physics Basics of Computing And Informatics
      Chemistry of Engineering Materials Internship
      Communication Skills Physical Education II
    • bookSemester 3
      Theory Practicals
      Engineering drawing- 1 FOUNDRY & WELDING WORKSHOP
      STRENGTH OF MATERIALS Strength of materials laboratory
      HYDRAULICS & HYDRAULIC MACHINES HYDRAULICS LABORATORY
      ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS ENGINERING ELECTICAL AND ELCTRONICS ENGINEERING LABORATORY
      Technical Communication Laboratory
    • bookSemester 4
      Theory Practicals
      ENGINEERING DRAWING -II MACHINE SHOP LABORATORY 1
      HEAT POWER ENGINEERINGs ELECTRICAL MACHINE laboratory
      ENGINEERING MATERIALS & APPLICATIONS CAD LABORATORY
      MANUFACTURING PROCESSES ASSEMBLY & MAINTENANCE LABORATORY
      METALLOGRAPHY & NDT LABORATORY
    • bookSemester 5
      Theory Practicals
      DESIGN OF MACHINE ELEMENTS MACHINE DRAWING
      MACHINE SHOP TECHNOLOGY MECHINE SHOP LABORATORY 2
      Elective Theory I SOLID MODELING LABORATORY
      Elective Practical I
      MINI PROJECT AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP
    • bookSemester 6
      Theory Practicals
      INDUSTRIAL MANAGEMENT AUTOMATION LABORATORY
      CAD/CAM/CIM CNC LABORATORY
      ELECTIVE COURSE II METROLOGY LABORATORY
      ELECTIVE PRACTICAL 2
      Project Work and Viva Voce

    Facilities

    • select_allCADD Laboratory

      The dedicated Computer Aided Design & Drafting (CADD) Laboratory was established in the Year 2008 with the objective of providing Engineering Design services for the academic and also caters to the design and development of service requirement in Industries across the countries. The Centre offers training programmes apart from being a service support for the faculty and students. The CADD Lab has been powered with High-End Workstations having powerful processing and graphics capability to work efficiently with MCAD application softwares.

    • desktop_macHydraulics Laboratory

      The hydraulics laboratory provides a means of testing the hydraulic performance of various hydraulic machines such as pumps, flow meters and turbines. The laboratory provides practical working knowledge of various experiments to the students and compare the results with the theoretical values.

    • desktop_macWORKSHOP LATHE

      Lathe is one of the most important machine tools in the metal working industry. A lathe operates on the principle of a rotating work piece and a fixed cutting tool. The cutting tool is feed into the work piece, which rotates about its own axis, causing the work piece to be formed to the desired shape. Lathe is one of the most important machine tools in the metal working industry. A lathe operates on the principle of a rotating work piece and a fixed cutting tool.

    • desktop_macWORKSHOP SPECIAL MACHINES

      The special machines available in the workshop are grinding machine, shaping machine, radial drilling machine, slotting machine and milling machine.

    • desktop_macWORKSHOP FITTING, SHEETMETAL, WIRING

      Introduction to fitting practice and tools used in fitting shop, exercise involving marking cutting and fitting practice. Male and female mating parts practice. Trapping practice. Development of surfaces of various objects, sheet metal forming and joining operations, joints, exercises involving use of sheet metal forming operations for small joints. Introduction to wiring. Stair case wiring, dim and bright wiring, switch box assembling, tube light and fan wiring, fitting of switches and sockets in switch boxes.

    • desktop_macWORKSHOP FOUNDRY & WELDING

      Introduction to moulding materials, moulds, use of cores melting furnaces, tools and equipments used in foundry shops, exercises involving preparation of small sand moulds and castings. Introduction to different welding methods, welding machines, electrodes, welding joints, welding defects, exercises involving gas /electric arc welding.

    Activities

    Program Chief Guest
    Recent Advancements in Automobile Industry Mr. N Yegappan
    Senior Manager
    Axles & Power Train, Daimler Commercial Vehicles India Private Limited, Chennai.
    Latest Technologies in CNC Prof. V. Ramachandran
    Department of Mechanical Engineering
    PSG College of Technology, CBE.
    Personality development and Communication skills to Manufacturing Environment Mr. PonAnnadurai
    HR Manager
    LMW Limited, Coimbatore
    Opportunities in Petro Chemical Industries Mr. V Muralidharan
    CEO
    Hindustan Petroleum Corporation, Malapuram, Kerala.
    Program
    Computer Aided Design using AutoCAD
    Parametric Design using Pro/ENGINEER Creo (Basic and Advanced Level)
    Mold Design using Pro/ENGINEER Creo
    Parametric Design using CATIA (Basic and Advanced Level)
    CNC Programming and Maintenance and EDM
    Servicing and Maintenance of Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Equipments.
    Company
    MoU signed by Department of Mechanical Engineering with Vista Group of Companies, a California based Engineering services company providing engineering solutions from California, USA and India

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