The Mechanical Engineering Department at GPTC, Manjeri, with its state-of-the-art facilities has been functioning efficiently since it was set up in the year 2015. Presently, it provides knowledge in the field of mechanical engineering to a group of 63 diploma students every year. The program also entertains a lateral entry for Plus two holders in science stream as per AICTE norms in the third semester
The mechanical engineering department has become well organized since its inception. The practical laboratories are well equipped with adequate numbers of machines, tools, and equipment. The basic infrastructure is continuously upgraded to suit the changing needs of modern technology and course requirements. The courses of the mechanical engineering department have been formulated to give a strong insight in mechanical engineering for the students. Further, students are encouraged to put their minds into projects to apply the skills that they have already learned.
The nature of the projects is such that they involve multidisciplinary input. The projects are designed to test their engineering skills and also involve application of technical know-how.
The faculty of the mechanical engineering department are highly qualified with excellent academic credentials. The laboratory staff members are highly experienced and possess sound knowledge of the subject.
A majority of the students passed out from the mechanical engineering department hold responsible positions in the industry, thanks to the campus placement services. The department organizes symposiums and industry experts are invited for subject talks and interaction with the students at regular intervals
The general workshop helps to provide basic engineering skills to first semester students from all disciplines