To achieve regional and national recognition as a department of excellence that provides unparalleled Mechanical Engineering education and to produce outstanding engineers who can contribute to industrial and societal advancement.


  1. Technical Excellence: The School of Mechanical Sciences at MVJCE is well on the road to becoming a Centre of Excellence in Mechanical Engineering education. By providing students with state-of-the-art facilities and a vibrant learning environment, we empower young engineers with a sound foundation and a powerful set of skills that leverage the latest technologies.
  2. Industry Relationships: Through high-quality consultancy services, continuous education programs and specialised programs catering to industry needs, we aim to work with industry partners to bolster their Research and Development activities.
  3. Competency: Producing competent and competitive young engineers is our topmost priority. We achieve this, by imparting engineering education of the highest quality, ably complemented by practical training. These are the things that make our Graduates stand out in a competitive employment market. We encourage the development of an entrepreneurial mind-set among our students so that they may bring about a positive change in society.
  4. Social and ethical values: We instil in our students a spirit of academic excellence, leadership, ethics, and a passion for lifelong learning. These are the qualities that will prepare them to excel in their engineering careers and beyond.
  • If you have a flair for designing machines
  • If you have a passion for the development and maintenance of machines and their support systems
  • If you wish to acquire the competence to contribute to areas as diverse as transportation, power generation and energy conversion, environmental control, robotics, mechatronics, precision engineering etc.
  • If your goal is to be the best in your chosen field
  • If you are looking for experienced and dedicated faculty to hand hold you through the entire period of study
Then, you have come to the right place!
  • Approved by the AICTE
  • Affiliated to VTU
  • VTU Approved Research Centre.
  • Accredited by NBA
  1. Career Platform: Our graduates will leverage their backgrounds in mechanical engineering and science, to improve livelihoods and quality of life through careers in engineering or related fields. The skill sets we provide will ensure that they can fit into any industry.
  2. Social Responsibility: Our graduates will become effective collaborators and innovators, leading in efforts to tackle social, business, design and production challenges.
  3. Continuous Learning: The learning culture in our School will encourage our Graduates in life-long learning and professional development, through self-study, continuing education, and independent research work.
  1. Basic Mechanical Engineering Knowledge: Graduates will develop the ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to real-world engineering problems.
  2. Mechanical Design: Graduates will be trained to model and design a system, component, or process, to meet the needs of industry under realistic constraints.
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering is accredited for 3 years (2017-18 to 2019-2020) by National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi.
  • Mechanical Engineering Department at MVJCE is recognized as Research Centre for pursuing Ph.D.
  • DYNAMECH, the Department Club, which was established on 15th April 2014,enables the students to learn concepts, along with performing tasks on the concept.
  • The Department is associated with professional bodiessuch as Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) and Engineers Without Border (EWB).
  • The final year students are doing in-house projects, under the expert guidanceofour dedicated faculty.
A list of some of the outstanding projects:
  • Hybrid Solar Bag
  • Solar bi-cycle
  • Automated Inflation Tyres for four-wheelers
  • Performance evaluation of RAM air cooled liquid cooling system of fighter air crafts
  • Ever Green Bicycle
  • Bio-mimetic bird
  • The students of Mechanical Department have developed innovative projects like
    • Tricycle running on water
    • Go-KartModel


Sl. No Name Qualification Designation
1. Dr. P. GIRIDHARA REDDY B.E.,M.E.,Ph.D Professor & Dean
2. Dr. K. V. MURALIDHARAN B.E., M.E., Ph.D Professor
3. Dr. ARVIND BALKRISHNA DATYE B.E., M.Tech. Ph.D Professor
4. Ms. SINDHU S. B.E., M.E. Associate Professor
5. Mr. RAJESH KUMAR P. B.E., M.E., (Ph.D) Associate Professor
6. Mr. CHANDRASEKHAR G. L. B.E., M.Tech. Associate Professor
7. Ms. SANJIBANI PANI B.E.,M.Tech. Associate Professor
8. Ms. SHWETA AGRAWAL B.E., M.Tech. Associate Professor
9. Mr. SHANKAR G. B.E., M.E., (Ph.D) Associate Professor
10. Dr. MADHUSUDHAN B.E., M.Tech., Ph.D Associate Professor
11. Mr. KRISHNA PRASAD R. B.E., M.Tech. Associate Professor
12. Mr. MOHAN KUMAR K. B.E., M.Tech. (Ph.D) Associate Professor & HOD
13. Mr. NAVEEN KUMAR B. K. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
14. Mr. RACHAPPA T. B.E., M.E. Assistant Professor
15. Ms. SWATHI G. C. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
16. Mr. PRAMOD R. SHARMA B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
17. Mr. SANDEEP S. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
18. Mr. KARTHIK N. R. B.E. M.Tech. Assistant Professor
19. Mr. YOGENDRA MAHAJAN B.E., M.Tech. (Ph.D) Assistant Professor
20. Mr. NAVEEN BHARADISHETTAR B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
21. Mr. SUCHITH K. S. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
22. Mr. BASANA GOUDA C. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
23. Mr. PRAMOD N. S. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
24. Mr. SHIVARAJ BANAKAR B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
25. Mr. NIRANJAN B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
26. Ms. AKSHITHA G. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
27. Mr. RAGHAVENDRA A. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
28. Mr. ANJAN KUMAR R. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
29. Mr. RAKESHA SHARMA K. R. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
30. Ms. SUDHARANI B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
31. Mr. CHARAN RAJ A. V. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
32. Mr. ARJUN C. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
33. Mr. FIROZ KHAN H. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
34. Mr. MURUGESAN K. B.E., M.E. Assistant Professor
35. Mr. SUHAS B. B.E., M.Tech. Assistant Professor
Our graduates are in great demand in the industry. Here is a partial list of the companies where our students have been placed: •TVS, •Hero Honda, •Maruti-Suzuki, •TATA, •Toyota, •SKF, •Disa, •Delphi, •Volvo, •Quest Global, •General Motors, •Ashok Leyland.
  • Basic Workshop Introduction to Fitting and Welding Equipments. Preparation of the Specimen for Fitting and Welding. Models like T Joint, L Joint, Lap Joint and Butt Joint in Welding. In Fitting, students prepare assembled models of triangular, dovetail, semicircular and rectangular joint, etc.
  • CAMD Lab Orthographic Projections – Sections of Solids – Riveted Joints – Screw Fasteners – Couplings – Assembly drawings for Screw Jack, Plumber Block, Machine Vice, Tailstock, IC engine piston, Connecting rods and tool head of a shaper.
  • CIM & automation Manual Part programming for turning, parting, thread cutting – operations in lathe – Drilling – Milling – Operations for different profiles. Computer Assisted Part Programming using CAPS turn, CAPS mill, See turn, See mill – using this applications simulation of lathe, milling, drilling operations.
  • Computer Aided Engineering Drawing- Geometrical Constructions – Projection of Points – Lines – Planes – Solids – Isomeric Projections and Development of Surfaces.
  • Design Lab- Strain gauge – polarimeter – governors – dampers – journal bearing – whirling of shafts – balancing – gyroscope.
  • EC Lab- Flash and Fire Point – Junkers Calorimeter – Planimeter – Performance testing of Two Stroke Petrol, Four Stroke Petrol, Four Stroke diesel and Twin Cylinder engines – Electrical, Single cylinder mechanical and Hydraulic dynamometers – Variable Compression Ratio.
  • FM Lab- Venturimeter – orifice meter – V notch – Losses – Reynolds Number – Impact of jet on vanes – Pelton Wheel – Francis Turbine – Kaplan turbine – Single stage and Multi stage reciprocating Pump – Blower – Compressor.
  • Foundry & Forging Lab- Determination of the Clay content – Sand Permeability – Shear test – Compression test – Moisture content test – Foundry models like Split patterns – Single mould – double mould patterns. Demonstration of Casting Patterns – Forging models like Square nail – Square bolt – Hexagonal; bolt – Material Calculations.
  • HMT Lab- Boiling and Condensation – Determination of Thermal Conductivity – Composite wall – Pinfin experiment – Free and Forced Convection – Radiation – Parallel and Counter Flow Heat Exchanges – Convection – Conduction – Parallel Flow – Emissivity – Stephen Boltzmann Constant – Vapour Compression – Refrigeration.
  • Machine Shop- Lathe Operations – Turning, Parting, Knurling, Thread Cutting, Drilling –Shaping – Milling – Gear Cutting – Simple Models – 4 models respect to lathe and 2 models respect to drilling and shaping, 1 model respect to milling.
  • Material Testing Lab- Preparation of Specimen – Studying the Microstructure for materials like High Carbon Steel, HSS, Mild Steel, Cast Iron, Brass, Copper, Aluminum, etc, – Studying the Mechanical Properties using destructive testing like Impact, Tensile, Compression, Wear, Fatigue tests – nondestructive tests like dye penetrating, magnetic detector, ultrasonic sound.

Mechanical Engineering Department has 2 important clubs – Dynamech and SAE.

“DynaMech” the departmental club promotes activities of co-curricular & extracurricular nature that are aimed to provide a platform to stimulate interests, that augment classroom knowledge. These are by way of lectures by expert speakers form both industry & academia.

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SAEINDIA is India’s leading resource for mobility technology. As an individual member driven society of mobility practitioners the ownership of SAEINDIA wrests with its members who are Individuals from the mobility community, which includes Engineers Executives from Industry, Government Officials, Academics and Students

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Prof. Mohan Kumar K

Prof. Mohan Kumar K holds an Under Graduate degree in Mechanical Engineering & a Post Graduate degree in Machine Design. His interests include innovations in composite materials, machine dynamics, design and vibrations. He has 6 years of teaching experience. He has presented papers in several prestigious National Conferences, and  published papers in International Journals.

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