Mechanical Engineering is one of the evergreen oldest premier courses in Engineering. In the Hellenistic period (323–146 BC), Greek civilization was at its zenith. The Greek mechanical engineer or mechanomai used to apply the principles of science and art in various mechanical gadgets. The role of mechanical engineer is to satisfy the needs of people in universe in various sectors.
The inception of B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering was taken place in the year 2010 with the approved intake of 60 by AICTE and affiliated to J N T U Kakinada, Kakinada. The department has good team of faculty members, specialized in various fields of Mechanical Engineering from Universities, NITs and IITs along with technical staff. All faculty members are committed to provide quality education and necessary skill for real life to meet the vision of Honorable Chairman of Vignan’s Group of Institutions Dr. Lavu Rathaiah. The courses offered by the department are:
1. B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering - 180 seats
2. M.Tech in Thermal Sciences and Energy Systems - 18 seats
The equipments in the various labs of the department are established without compromising quality of education. The labs in the department are: