Department of Mechanical Engineering
The Department of Mechanical Engineering is one amoung the Nine Departments Functioning under the K S R College of Engineering.
The Department was started in the year 2005 with an approved intake of 60 students, whereas the college was functioning since 2001.
The intake was subsequently increased to 180 in the year 2012 and to increased 240 in the year 2013.
The department has excellent infrastructure facilities well qualified faculty and staff members.
It is also recognized as a Research Centre by anna university, chennai.
A post Graduate degree course in Industrial Safety Engineering is being offered from the year 2011.
The Autonomous status was offered in the year 2012.
The department was Accredited for two years by National Board of Accreditation (NBA).with the able guidance of the Director Dr. R. Marappan, ME., Ph.D., (IITM) and Head of te Department Dr. P. Senthil Kumar, ME., Ph.D., (IITM) and an excellent team of 57 facultied.
It has Produced 3 Gold Medals and 22 University Ranks in the examination conducted by Anna University.
To pursue research in various cutting edge technologies, most of the faculty have registered for their Ph.D., degree and also undergo various training programs such as Faculty Development Program (FDP), Workshop, Conducted by leading Institution such as IIT, NIT, PSG, Anna University so as to keep themselves updated.
Research articles are being published by the faculty regularly in the patents, International Journals, National Journals and National Conferences, International Conference.
Outreach program, Industrial Guest Lectures, National Level Technical Symposium like (THROTTLE), National/International Conferences are regularly being organized by the department for the benefit of the facukty, staff and students.
The department is striving hard to produce excellent results with more and more University ranks.
The department is planning to operate an international Journal publications/Magazines from the academic year 2016-2017.
The department regularly receives research grants from various funding agaencies.
To keep the students cometitive in the job market the department conducts non-formal courses (Value Added Courses) in the area that are not covered under the syllabus, especially on latest software with the assistance of expert agencies.
The untiring efforts of the department level and college level training and placement team have resulted in a sizaled number of students being placed in leading multinational and National firms both in software and Hardware area.
Guidance to get job in Indian Administrative Services UPSC, TNPSC, BHELL, SAIL, RRB etc are also Provided to students.
An entrepreneur development cell is feeding knowledge to develop confidence to turn students into employers (Entrepreneurs/Owners).
Higher education cell is also functioning in the department to enhance the students to write exams GRE, TOEFL, IELTS, GATE and Singapore, Italy ect.
The students chapter cell is also functioning in the department, in order to enhance learning and career development.
Some of the students chapters in our department are ISHARE, SAE, IE.