History : Department of Mechanical Engineering
This programme begins with a broad foundation in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. These are followed by courses in the basic aspects of Mechanical Engineering - mechanics of solids and fluids, dynamics, mechanical design, thermodynamics, heat transfer etc.
The programme features training experiences in the practical applications of engineering sciences to the solution of problems regarding the manufacture and operation of industrial machines, processes and power production.
Students are prepared for professional positions in design analysis, manufacture and the application of machines, processes, and controls or in research and development as well as for graduate work.