Mechanical Engineering Department is one of the oldest departments in GITAM, Established in the year 1980. Mechanical Engineering is one of the major activities in the engineering profession and its principles are involved in the design, study, development and construction of nearly all of the physical devices and systems. Continued research and development have led to better machines and processes helping the mankind.
The Department impact on the institute and on society is easily demonstrated by noting the alignment of the department's evolution with key events and technological advances in the India and elsewhere. Today, the department of Mechanical engineering of GITAM attracts and features an extraordinary rich diversity and quantity of talented individuals, with nearly 1200 of undergraduates, postgraduate students and over 45 faculty members. The impressive array of students makes the department as the largest in the country and one of the largest in Asia.
In addition to teaching undergraduate and graduate students, the faculty of Mechanical Engineering actively pursues research through graduate students. Department is committed to well being and all round development of its students.