Mechanical Engineering

Overview

Mechanical Engineering is the only branch of engineering that can fit into any kind of industries, is the oldest engineering disciplines and an extremely diverse profession. Mechanical engineers are inherently multi-disciplinary and having wide range of career choices. Manufacturing has emerged as one of the high growth sectors in India.  Government aims to create 100 million new jobs in the sector in near future.

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Velammal Engineering College, Chennai started its journey in the year 1999. We have a strong undergraduate program in mechanical engineering. The Department has a distinguished record in both teaching and research. The Department is committed to provide knowledge creation, innovation and research among the students to meet challenges in Mechanical Engineering Field. The department is one among top 10 colleges offering Mechanical engineering program affiliated to Anna University in terms of academic performance of the students.

The department is accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA), New Delhi. Our Alumni play key role in different industrial, academic and Government organizations. The department providing value based holistic development for each student

Message from HOD

Dr.E.Ganapathy Sundaram
Professor and Head, Dept of Computer Science & Engg

The department of Mechanical Engineering is designed to facilitate for teaching and research in the area of Thermal and Energy, Design and Manufacturing, Material Science, Mechatronics, Industrial automation and Industrial Engineering. A highly skilled, well qualified and motivated team of 32 faculty members, including 8 Doctorates and 20 are pursuing Doctorate, imparts quality education to students and support them to reach greater heights. Faculty members support the students to do various industrial projects, innovative projects carried out through funds received from various government agencies like DST New Gen IEDC, Tamilnadu State council for science and technology, Indian Society for Refrigeration and Air Conditioning etc. A separate project lab facility is established to support the students to get various hands on skill, carryout different project work in the curriculum and support to participate various student’s events. The department regularly organizes events to promote higher studies and entrepreneurship among the students.

Why Mechanical Engineering at VEC

Highlights of Mechanical Department

A highly skilled, well-qualified, and motivated team of 32 faculty members, including 8 Doctorates.

Our Laurels

Extracurricular and Technical activities like Symposium, Conference Entrepreneurship cell events for students.

Mechanical Engineering department is one of the oldest departments of the college.

Industry oriented curriculum, offering add on courses in the emerging areas like 3D printing.

25% of the students are going for higher studies in abroad and Top Indian Institution.

Alumni are working in top position in reputed industries: Director – India Operations Boeing India Private Limited, Deputy Manager –BHEL, Ford India Private limited Government sectors: Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax, Junior Engineer, India Railways, research institutes: Research Engineer, Coventry University and entrepreneurs: Founder & CEOUMM Digital.

Well trained, highly qualified and eminent Faculty members.

Strong Industry Institute Interaction, well equipped laboratories to conduct basic experiments and research

Mechanical Placements

Participating Organisations

50

Highest Salary

10 LPA

Average Salary

3.5 LPA

  • The ideology of our department is to make company ready graduates meeting industrial expectation.
  • Our department gained a niche Trusted Global Service spectrum among the student community that extended beyond Teaching, Training, Consulting, and Automation.
  • Companies like L&T infotech, ZOHO, Microsoft, Amazon etc. hire our students with highest package.
  • Our department holds the record of 99% placement in the year 2019 and 86 % placement for the 2020.
  • Higher Studies in top universities abroad like, University of Illinois Chicago, University of COLORODA Denver, University of Texas Dallas to name a few.

Key Recruiters

Program Overview

Key Highlights

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Velammal Engineering College offers undergraduate program B.E. Mechanical Engineering. The program is coming under Autonomous status and affiliated to Anna University, Chennai.
The program consists of four years, during which our students are learning the mechanical engineering concepts by attending theory and laboratory courses offered by experienced faculty members and gaining real time experiences by participating in various activities in the core industries.

    The program supports the students to enhance their self learning and lifelong learning skills.

      Various Teaching and learning pedagogy’s are followed by faculty members to ensure the blended learning and enhance the student learning.
      The Faculty Members with Master’s and Doctorate degrees, having specialization in design, thermal and manufacturing engineering are involved in academic, research and consultancy activities.
      The curriculum is designed in such a way that the laboratory courses are aligned in parallel with theory courses to understand the concepts.
      Every student is getting opportunities to demonstrate their practical skill by doing mini project, participating in design and fabrication of different products etc.
      Today more than 500 students are pursuing their under graduate program in this department.
      Add on courses are conducted in the emerging areas like 3D printing regularly to enhance the students hands on skills in the emerging areas.

      The students can choose their choice in the following four areas by selecting their core electives and open elective courses in the higher semesters.

      • Thermal and Energy
      • Design and Manufacturing
      • Material Science
      • Mechatronics and Industrial Automation
      • Industrial Engineering

      Glimpses from Top Notch Infrastructure

      We ensure our students hone their skills in the best learning environment.

      The Pillars of CSE

      Educational edifice with lakhs of students, hundreds of teachers and several top-notch institutions growing under our umbrella.

      • A highly skilled, well qualified and motivated team of 32 faculty members imparts quality education to students and support them to reach greater heights.
      • The Faculty Members with Master’s and Doctorate degrees, having specialization in design, thermal and manufacturing engineering are involved in academic, research and consultancy activities.
      • Faculty members support the students to do various industry projects, innovative projects carried out through funds given by various government agencies like DST New Gen IEDC, Tamilnadu State council for science and technology, Indian Society for Refrigeration and Air Conditioning etc.
      • Faculty members are carrying out research work in the area of Renewable energy, composite materials, advanced manufacturing process, alternate fuels and refrigeration and air-conditioning. Research equipments worth more than 2.0 crore are available in the department to enhance the research activities by both faculty members and students.
      • Faculty members are publishing research papers in the reputed high impact journals like Renewable and sustainable energy reviews, Fuels, Energy, bio resource technology, material science, Journal of Testing and Evaluation etc.
      • Mechanical engineering, perhaps the broadest and most diverse of engineering disciplines, provides an excellent opportunity for careers not only in engineering, but also in many other inter-disciplinary fields. `Therefore, a dynamic curriculum with periodical revision in consultation with stake holders is in place to achieve better employability, start-ups and other avenues.
      • The curriculum also offers a wide range of courses as Professional and Open electives to cater the current and future Industry needs. Interdisciplinary courses from Computer science engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Instrumentation Engineering to meet the various emerging topics like IoT, Electric vehicles, AI, Industrial automation etc.
      • Apart from regular final year projects, In-plant training, Internship and mini project are part of the curriculum to get real time industrial exposure by each student.

       

      • The curriculum is designed in such a way that the student will enhance his/her knowledge, Attitude and skill during 4 years and fulfill their ambitions after 4 years.

       

      • The Multidisciplinary approach, critical thinking and innovation activities are provided in the curriculum.
      • The career opportunities for a Mechanical Engineering student at Velammal Engineering College are exuberant.

       

      • Being an autonomous institution, the skill set required for placement is inculcated right from the first year of their degree programme. The students are groomed in such a way that they have a broad spectrum of opportunities in both Mechanical and IT field. The students are up to date with the recent technologies.

       

      • Students are also encouraged and guided to pursue their post-graduation studies and our students have completed their master’s degree in reputed Indian institutions such as IISC, IIT, NIT, BITS & IIM and also in various universities in abroad such as National University of Singapore, University of Waterloo and University of California.

       

      • Through Entrepreneur cell, the interested students are motivated, guided and trained to start their own business after graduation/ take care about their family business.

       

      • More than 50 companies come for recruitment every year.

       

      • Average salary package 3.5 lakhs per annum and highest salary package 10 lakhs per annum (BEL).
      • Our department have 9 spacious class rooms for UG and 2 Class Rooms for PG.
      • We have 3 faculty cabins providing separate cabins for professors and our department has separate meeting hall.
      • The department has 3 domain specific labs exclusively for UG and 1 lab for PG.
      • Industrial Visit
      • Project Presentation
      • Internships to IT companies like TCS, Wipro
      • Value added Courses on latest technologies
      • Guest Lectures
      • MOU with Companies.

      Our Alumni

      CHANDRA SEKHAR SAKHAMURI, I.A.S.

      Collector Cuddalore

      CSE Batch: 1998 - 2002

      Mr. Vasanth rajan

      Founder and CEO, Vertace Pvt.

      CSE Batch: 2003- 2007

      Thiru. Ravi Abiram , I.P.S

      ACP - TRICHY CITY POLICE

      CSE Batch: 2007- 2011

      Ms.Swathee

      Software Developer, Microsoft

      CSE Batch: 2009-2013

      Mr.Raghul

      Software Developer, Amazon

      CSE Batch: 2013- 2017

      Mr.Manith Kapoor

      Software Devloper, CODA Software Solution Pvt Ltd

      CSE Batch: 2014-2018

      Mr.Shiva

      Software Developer, CODA Software Solution Pvt Ltd

      CSE Batch: 2014-2018

      Mr.Madhan Kapoor

      Software Developer, CODA Software Solution Pvt Ltd

      CSE Batch: 2014-2018

      Our Alumni

      Faculty

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      Faculty

      • The faculty team of the department of CSE comprises 4 Professors, 2 Associate Professors and 24 Assistant Professors, out of whom 11 are Doctorates, 11 pursuing Ph.D and 8 Post graduates with extensive experience.
      • Our Faculty team excel in publishing research paper publications both in International Conferences and Journals. (Note: Almost approximately 120 papers per year)
      • The team is also involved in getting funded projects worth around 92 Lakhs from funding agencies like AICTE,ISRO.

      Curriculum Design (UG and PG)

      The curriculum is designed in such a way that it  will enable the students to solve many everyday problems through various applications in computer science. The design will be able to solve solution-oriented applications which help to obtain solutions over real world problems. 

      • Design of Curriculum through Autonomy and updating of Syllabi in line with latest technology so as to meet Industrial needs.
      • Subjects are grouped and designed based on the domain. 
      • Mini-Projects in Undergraduate Programme.

        Placements and Higher Studies

        • The ideology of our department is to make company ready graduates meeting industrial expectations. 
        • Our department gained a niche in the Trusted Global Service spectrum among the student community as it extended beyond Teaching, Training, Consulting, and Automation.
        • Companies like L&T infotech, ZOHO, Microsoft, Amazon etc. hire our students with offers of the highest package.
        • Our department holds the record of 99% placement in the year 2019 and 86 % placement for 2020.
        • Many of our Students opt for Higher Studies in top universities abroad like, University of Illinois Chicago, University of COLORADO,  Denver, University of Texas, Dallas, to name a few.

          Infrastructure

          • Our department have 9 spacious class rooms for UG and 2 Class Rooms for PG
          • We have 3 faculty rooms providing separate cabins for professors and our department has a separate meeting hall.
          • The department has 3 domain specific labs exclusively for UG and 1 lab for PG.

          Professional Activities & Social Awareness Activities

          • “Highest Committed student branch activist” award from CSI.
          • NCC, NSS and YRC activities by involving in social awareness activities like Swachh Bharat Campaign, Stem Cell Donation, Dengue Awareness Campaign.
          • App for Blood donation for YRC – VEC team

          Industry Institute Interaction

          • Industrial Visit
          • Project Presentation
          • Internships to IT companies like TCS, Wipro
          • Value added Courses on latest technologies
          • Guest Lectures 
          • MOU with Companies.

          Faculty

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          Our Campus

          The Velammal Group Advantage

          Educational edifice with lakhs of students, hundreds of teachers and several top-notch institutions growing under our umbrella.

          Engineering & Medical

          • Besides K12 education institutions, we also serve the higher education segment with prestigious Velammal Engineering College and Velammal Medical College, Hospital & Research center.

          Industry Leaders

          • Velammal Engineering College was established in the year 1995-96 to impart quality education. It is a self-financing non-minority institution, affiliated to Anna University and approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and also an ISO-certified institution.
          • Five years back Velammal Group made its foray into healthcare, and within this short span, Velammal Medical College Hospital with its state-of-the-art infrastructure, expert medical team, and paramedical staff have contributed substantially to the growth of a healthy community in Madurai & southern districts.

          Engineering & Medical

          • Besides K12 education institutions, we also serve the higher education segment with prestigious Velammal Engineering College and Velammal Medical College, Hospital & Research center.

          Industry Leaders

          • Velammal Engineering College was established in the year 1995-96 to impart quality education. It is a self-financing non-minority institution, affiliated to Anna University and approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and also an ISO-certified institution.
          • Five years back Velammal Group made its foray into healthcare, and within this short span, Velammal Medical College Hospital with its state-of-the-art infrastructure, expert medical team, and paramedical staff have contributed substantially to the growth of a healthy community in Madurai & southern districts.
          • Spread over 110 acres of pristine landscape, this is a one-of-its-kind Medical College with a ‘Teaching Hospital’ project in-country. The Campus is situated in a pollution-free environment that will be housing a 12000-bed teaching hospital, residential quarters for the staff, separate hostels for boys and girls and appealing landscaped gardens.
          • The entire construction is designed to suit emerging trends in the global healthcare sector. The Medical College is located on one wing and the hospital on the other wing of the campus. The teaching hospital and Dental College, Physiotherapy and Paramedical Institutions, Nursing School, Nursing College and College of Medical Lab Technology are in the other block of the project.
          • The Velammal Medical College Hospital and Research Institute is designed as a multidisciplinary medical hub that’s attached with a medical college and its teaching hospital. Enough space is allocated for allied facilities like dental college and hospital, nursing college, school of nursing, and the institute of paramedical science.

          Velammal New-Gen Schools are currently accepting admissions for the academic session 2021-2022.

          Process and Imp. Dates

          • Completely Online Paper-less Process due to COVID-19
          • Issue of Registration form (Walk-in) – 18th November, 2020
          • Fill the form on the page to receive the registration link on your email.
          • Upload the necessary documents and proceed for payment.
          • You will be intimated about the selection procedure on the basis of the class opted for.

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