Department of Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical Engineering, Don Bosco Institute of Technology, Bengaluru was established in 2002 with an annual intake of 60 for the undergraduate programme and has grown leaps and bounds since it's inception. The annual intake was increased to 120 in 2003 and 180 in 2013. The programme is approved by AICTE, New Delhi, and has been accredited by NBA for three years in 2008, 2016, and 2019. The Department is a recognised R and D Centre (VTURC) of VTU, Belagavi, and boasts of experienced faculty, technical staff, and well-equipped Laboratories. Most of the faculty are pursuing research in various domains of Mechanical Engineering.

The Department conducts Technical Talks, Guest Lectures, Workshops and Competitions to enrich the academic and professional skills of the students. We also encourage and support students to carry out mini-projects to compete in intercollegiate events and our Department is known as “ROYAL MECH” for its dominant role in conducting co-curricular and extra-curricular activities at DBIT.

  • The Department intends to be a centre of excellence through its competence in educating the aspirants in the various streams of Mechanical Engineering, to transform them into successful and socially responsible engineering professionals.

  • To impart knowledge that builds strong foundations in basic principles and applications of engineering

  • To provide an environment for self-learning, add on courses, and hands-on training on advanced technologies to meet the global challenges.

  • To inculcate innovative thinking, team spirit, and leadership qualities.

  • To instill professional ethics with a strong concern for the environment and society.

  • PEO1: To provide students with in-depth basic knowledge of mathematics, science, and fundamental engineering principles required to succeed in a technical profession.

  • PEO2: To train students for graduation and beyond postgraduate programmes and to succeed in a career in related fields.

  • PEO3: To educate students about broad-based scientific and engineering principles to comprehend, analyze, design, and create innovative products and solutions for real-life problems.

  • PEO4:To inculcate students professional and ethical values with a strong character to uphold the spiritual and cultural beliefs. Also, to train them in effective communication skills, teamwork skills, a multidisciplinary approach, and an ability to relate engineering issues to broader social context.

  • PEO5: To provide students with an academic environment to accomplish a successful professional career, leadership, excellence, and life-long learning.

  • PO1:An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.

  • PO2:An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.

  • PO3:An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.

  • PO4:An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.

  • PO5:An ability to identify, formulate, and solve (complex) engineering problems.

  • PO6:An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.

  • PO7:An ability to communicate effectively.

  • PO8:The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.

  • PO9:An ability to recognize the need for, and engage in life-long learning.

  • PO10:A knowledge of contemporary issues.

  • PO11:An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.

  • PSO1:An ability to apply the various mathematical/physical concepts and laws/principles to model, analyze, design, and realize components/processes/systems.

  • To obtain consistent results in academics

  • To enter into MOUs to facilitate training, internship, and placements

  • To have frequent interaction programmes with standard domain Industries.

  • To encourage all the faculty to adopt the latest techniques in teaching and learning process

  • To upgrade the knowledge and skills of staff members by arranging continuing education programmes

  • To publish more number of technical papers in Scopus Indexed Journals

  • To undertake research projects and consultancy works<

  • To become truly multidisciplinary and coordinate effectively with other departments

  • To strive for acquiring Intellectual Property Rights

  • Well-ventilated class and tutorial rooms equipped with multimedia projectors

  • Laboratories with advanced equipment and sophisticated software

  • Departmental library

  • Internet Facility

  • Innovative video lecture delivery facility

  • Interactive sessions with industry representatives

  • Tie-Ups and MoUs for Internship/Projects

  • KUKA Training Centre with Basic Robotic Programming and SIMPRO software, Siemens PLM Training Centre

  • R & D Centre with sophisticated equipment

I Semester II Semester
Course Code Course Title Course Code Course Title
18MAT11/21 Calculus and Linear Algebra 18MAT11/21 Advanced Calculus and Linear Methods
18PHY12/22 Engineering Physics 18CHE12/22 Engineering Chemistry
18ELE13/23 Basic Electrical Engineering 18CPS13/23 C Programming for Problem Solving
18CIV14/24 Elements of Civil Engineering and Mechanics 18ELN14/24 Basic Electronics
18EGDL15/25 Engineering Graphics 18ME15/25 Elements of Mechanical Engineering
18PHYL16/26 Engineering Physics Laboratory 18CHEL16/26 Engineering Chemistry Laboratory
18ELEL17/27 Basic Electrical Engineering Laboratory 18CPL17/27 C Programming Laboratory
18EGH18/28 Technical English-1 18EGH18/28 Technical English-II
III Semester IV Semester
Course Code Course Title Course code Course Title
18MAT31 Mathematics 18MAT41 Mathematics
18ME32 Mechanics of Materials 18ME42 Applied Thermodynamics
18ME33 Basic Thermodynamics 18ME43 Fluid Mechanics
18ME34 Material Science 18ME44 Kinematics of Machines
18ME35A or Metal cutting and forming 18ME45A or Metal cutting and forming
18ME35B Metal Casting and Welding 18ME45B Metal Casting and Welding
18ME36A or Computer-Aided Machine Drawing 18ME46A or Computer-Aided Machine Drawing
18ME36B Mechanical Measurements and Metrology 18ME46B Mechanical Measurements and Metrology
18MEL37A or Material Testing lab 18MEL47A or Material Testing lab
18MEL37B Mechanical Measurements and Metrology lab 18MEL47B Mechanical Measurements and Metrology lab
18MEL38A Workshop and Machine Shop Practice (Consists of Fitting, and Machining) 18MEL48A Workshop and Machine Shop Practice (Consists of Fitting, and Machining)
18MEL38B Foundry, Forging and Welding lab 18MEL48B Foundry, Forging and Welding lab
18KVK39/49 Vyavaharika Kannada (Kannada for communication) 18KVK49/49 Vyavaharika Kannada (Kannada for communication)
18KAK39/49 Aadalitha Kannada (Kannada for Administration)or 18KAK49/49 Aadalitha Kannada (Kannada for Administration) or
18CPC39 Constitution of India, Professional Ethics and Cyber Law 18CPH49 Constitution of India, Professional Ethics and Cyber Law
V Semester VI Semester
Course code Course Title Course code Course Title
17ME51 Management and Engineering Economics 17ME61 Finite Element Analysis
17ME52 Dynamics of Machinery 17ME62 Computer Integrated Manufacturing
17ME53 Turbo Machines 17ME63 Heat Transfer
17ME54 Design of Machine Elements - I 17ME64 Design of Machine Elements -II
17ME55X Professional Elective-I 17ME65X Professional Elective-II
17ME56X Open Elective-I 17ME66X Open Elective-II
17MEL57 Fluid Mechanics & Machinery Lab 17MEL67 Heat Transfer Lab
17MEL58 Energy Lab 17MEL68 Modeling and Analysis Lab(FEA)
Professional Elective-I Professional Elective-II
17ME551 Refrigeration and Air-conditioning 17ME651 Computational Fluid Dynamics
17ME552 Theory of Elasticity 17ME652 Mechanics of Composite Materials
17ME553 Human Resource Management 17ME653 Metal Forming
17ME554 Non-Traditional Machining 17ME654 Tool Design
Open Elective-I 17ME655 Automobile Engineering
17ME561 Optimization Techniques Open Elective-II
17ME562 Energy and Environment 17ME661 Energy Auditing
17ME563 Automation and Robotics 17ME662 Industrial Safety
17ME564 ProjectManagement 17ME663 Maintenance Engineering
17ME664 Total Quality Management
VII Semester VIII Semester
Course code Course Title Course code Course Title
15ME71 Energy Engineering 15ME81 Operations Research
15ME72 Fluid Power Systems 15ME82 Additive Manufacturing
15ME73 Control Engineering 15ME83X Professional Elective - V
15ME74X Professional Elective - III 15ME84 Internship / Professional Practice
15ME75X Professional Elective-IV 15ME85 Project Phase – II
15MEL76 Design Lab 15MES86 Seminar
15MEL77 CIM Lab Professional Elective-V
15MEP78 Project Phase – I 15ME831 Cryogenics
Professional Elective-III 15ME832 Experimental Stress Analysis
15ME741 Design of Thermal Equipments 15ME833 Theory of Plasticity
15ME742 Tribology 15ME834 Green Manufacturing
15ME743 Financial Management 15ME835 Product life cycle management
15ME744 Design for Manufacturing
15ME745 Smart Materials & MEMS
Professional Elective-IV
15ME751 Automotive Electronics
15ME752 Fracture Mechanics
15ME753 Mechatronics
15ME754 Advanced Vibrations

Mechanical Engineering students after the UG programme have plenty of opportunities in the area of Design Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Thermal Engineering, Production, and Manufacturing Engineering.

Design Engineering

The Design Engineers are in demand, due to new technologies developing in India. The 3D printing technology requires a software - crafted design for printing and the design engineers use software such as Solidworks, Catia, Autocad, Solid edge for Drafting, and Designing.

Aerospace Engineering

An Aerospace Engineer can start a good career in the air force as a flight engineer, in the aviation industry as an aircraft engineer as well either private or with the national carrier.

Thermal Engineering

Thermal Engineers are required in the industries/companies that manufacture heat exchangers, A.C.s, Refrigerator, etc. They can also work in thermal power plants and hydro-electric power plants.

Production and Manufacturing Engineering

Production and Manufacturing engineering is a well-paying, well-regarded job with a robust future potential. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that employment in this field is projected to grow 9% from 2016 to 2026. Production and Manufacturing engineers have a high level of career satisfaction and generally stay in the profession long-term.

  • Pass in PUC/10+2 Examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the chemistry/Computer science/ Electronics/Technical vocational subjects and obtained at least 45% marks(40% in case of candidate belonging to SC/ST category) in the above subjects taken together of any Board recognized by the respective State Governments / Union Territories or any other qualification recognized as equivalent there to.



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 Mr. Kishore N



 Mr. K V Suresha





 Mr. S R Ranganath



 Mr. Rajeev H S



 Mr. Amith





 Mr. Pavan G




 Mr. Sriranga



 Mr. Vishwanath B R