The Department of Mechanical Engineering at NMIT (Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology) was started in the year 2002. The department offers a richly integrated curriculum of education and research to its students. The Bachelor degree in Engineering (B.E.) program has an intake of 180 students.
Mechanical Engineering is the discipline that applies the principles of engineering physics and material science for the design, analysis, manufacturing and maintenance of mechanical systems. It is the branch of engineering that pertains to the design, production and operation of machinery.