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MTech in Design Engineers are required in almost every Research and Development sector be it automobile, aerospace, shipping, construction, ICE design, medical equipment’s, sports gears and office accessories etc. Persons with P.G. Degree in Design Engineering carry out extensive research on latest design trends, market values, safety, texture, shape, safety weight and materials to be used before designing a product.

Market Trends of Mechanical Engineering Design

  • Mechanical design engineering is now becoming a major hub in manufacturing and production industry and provides many career options.
  • Product design and agile design is the most upcoming area in design engineering
  • Design engineers are needed for Industry 4.0, automation and smart machines

Unique Selling Points of the Specialization

  • Aerospace and automotive industries
  • computing and software development
  • Engineering services and consultancies
  • Opportunities in industrial and domestic product manufacturers, process industries, pharmaceuticals, food and cosmetics, oil and gas industries, including petrochemical industries, transport and highways industries.
  • Research oriented curriculum with focus on publication of research articles
  • Market driven curriculum, updated periodically in consultation with experts from industry and academia.
  • State-of-the-art laboratory facility (CAD Lab, IC Engine, Vibration labs, CoE and others) for understanding and undertaking quality research work.
  • Efficient and highly qualified faculty members nurturing students for their future endeavours.
  • Flexibility in choosing courses to facilitate industry placement and admission in Universities abroad.
  • Outstanding industry-academia interaction through expert sessions, industrial visits, internships, professional societies and workshops.
  • Emphasis on holistic development of students through promotion of co-curricular activities and professional societies in the department.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

PEO1 (Technically Accomplished): The graduates of Department of Mechanical Engineering will be strong in scientific/engineering fundamentals leading to foundation of research in different areas of competence, develop hardware and software skills and will be motivated to successfully pursue their profession of choice.

PEO2 (Socially Responsible): The graduates of Department of Mechanical Engineering will understand and appreciate their ethical, environmental and societal responsibilities and will contribute towards the benefit of professional organization and society.

PEO3 (Innovation Driven): The graduates of Department of Mechanical Engineering will develop to be independent thinkers with strong industrial focuskeeping abreast with ever changing technology and be fully aware of business, managerial, quality, cost and time constraints.

PEO4 (Team-based Leadership qualities): The graduates of Department of Mechanical Engineering will develop as dedicated, self-driven, and inspiring to others professionals and will possess effective communication skills through all medium.

Programme Outcome (POs)

Mechanical Engineering has the following Program Outcomes (as prescribed by NBA):

1. Students shall have an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering to engineering problems.

2. Students shall have an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as analyze and interpret data.

3. Students shall have an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs.

4. Students shall have an ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.

5. Students shall have an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.

6. Students shall have an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.

7. Students shall have an ability to communicate effectively.

8. Students shall have the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context.

9. Students shall have recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in lifelong learning.

10. Students shall have knowledge of contemporary issues.

11. Students shall have an ability to use techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools including computational tools necessary for engineering practice.

Programme Specific Outcome

PSO1: Ability to demonstrate an understanding of mechanical engineering courses like Thermodynamics, Energy Conversion, Fluid mechanics and machines, Automobile system engineering Heat Transfer, Instrumentation and control engg., Industrial and production engineering, and specialized knowledge in CAE, HVAC, Manufacturing, and automotive engg., in line with market needs and requirements to identify, analyze and solve mechanical and allied engineering problems.

PSO2: Ability to innovate, plan and execute projects demonstrating system design and managerial skills to become successful technologists, entrepreneurs and researchers in the field of mechanical and allied engineering.

PSO3: Ability to apply acquired knowledge by demonstrating an aptitude towards societal problems and sustainable development indicating holistic development as an individual. Enable our graduates to have a global outlook and be competitive , in pursuing employment opportunities in the public and private sector or advanced and higher education.

Minimum Eligibility Criteria

Applicant must have obtained minimum 55% marks in aggregate or
equivalent CGPA in the relevant qualifying degree, BE/BTech in
1) BE/BTech in Mechanical Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Aero space/Aeronautical Engineering, Production/Manufacturing Engineering, Mechatronics, Industrial Engineering, Material Science and Technology, Production and Industrial Engineering, Marine Engineering, Tool Engineering OR
2) any other relevant equivalent qualifying degree.

College Board Designated Institution (DI) code is 9078, NorthCap, University, Candidates have to use this code number when sending SAT score reports to the university.

Selection Criteria

30% of the seats are reserved for GATE qualified applicants. For balance 70% seats, the selection criteria shall be based on merit as follows: 85% weightage will be given to marks in the qualifying examination at the UG level, and 15% weightage to the personal interview. Any unfilled seats from GATE applicants shall also be treated as unreserved.

Degree Offered
Seats
MTech (ME) with specialization in (i) Thermal Engineering or (ii) Mechanical Engineering Design10

Programme Fee

For Year 2020-21

FOR INDIAN STUDENTS
(FULLTIME) Rs. 1,57,000/-
(PART TIME) Rs. 90,000/-
FOR NRI STUDENTS
(FULLTIME/PART TIME) Rs. 2,06,000/- or Equivalent Foreign Exchange

Hostel Fee (where applicable) Rs. 65000/- per semester

Fee Concession cum Scholarship

% of ScholarshipGraduation ScoreGraduation Score
Based on CGPABased on Percentage
100% 1099%
50%9.5-<9.9995.1-<99
25%9-<9.585-<95

Limited scholarships available in each category on first come first serve basis

  • The table above is only to represent Fees concessions/Scholarships in case a candidate is selected and the details of Scholarship offered will be part of the  Admission Offer extended to candidates upon selection. For selection, University shall follow the announced process.
  • Fee Concession includes Haryana Residents and shall be as per the Standard Operating Procedure of The NorthCap University from time to time and available at www.ncuindia.edu.
  • Candidate must enroll for the program by depositing the advance fee by the given due date in provisional admission offer letter. Should a candidate fail to do so, candidate shall have no claim over the scholarship. The Scholarship thereafter, shall be passed on to the next eligible candidate.
  • Continuation of Admission Scholarship is subject to obtaining CGPA of 8 on a scale of 10, having no backlog and no discipline case being recorded against the student.
  • In addition to the fees concession/scholarship, to encourage & motivate students the following awards are also given:
    • The NorthCap University Scholars Award (On GATE results – for Final Year BTech)
    • Research Fellowship Award (for PhD Scholars)
    •  Vice Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Awards
  • Only one type of scholarship/fee concession from any source whatsoever is admissible to a student. A certificate signed by the student & parent is to be provided as proof for this.

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FAQs

What are the Vision and Mission of the Mechanical Engineering Department?

Vision of Mechanical Engineering Department

To inculcate innovative thinking, quest for quality and desire for improving society with its human resource (i.e. faculty, students and technical staff) by providing excellent academic and professional environment conducive for teaching, learning, research, industrial engagement and co-curricular activities.

Mission statements of Mechanical Engineering Department

  • To impart quality education and innovative thinking to its students.
  • Develop competent professionals committed to excel in their professions
  • Develop linkages with government, industry, academia and alumni.
  • Continuously improve its labs and other facilities
  • Create a nurturing environment for lifelong learning.
  • Encourage socially relevant and multi-disciplinary projects.

What are the unique features of Mechanical Engineering Department at NCU?

  • Efficient and highly qualified faculty members (almost all are PhDs or pursuing PhDs) for nurturing students for their future endeavours.
  • State-of-the art laboratory facility for understanding and undertaking quality research work.
  • Market driven curriculum (relevant electives) that is being updated periodically in consultation with experts from industry and academia.
  • Flexibility in choosing specialization options and their electives to facilitate industry placement and admission to Universities abroad.
  • Outstanding Industry-Academia Interaction through expert sessions, industrial visits, internships, professional societies and workshops.
  • Emphasis on holistic development of students through promotion of co-curricular activities and professional societies in the department.
  • Excellent placement through our placement partners like CB&I, Denso, Subros, Samsung, Flour Danial, Maruti, Sona, IFB and many more.

What are the programmes offered by Mechanical Engineering Department

The department offers following Programmes. Please click on them for more details.

  • BTech in Mechanical Engineering (with option of specialization in Robotics and Automation
  • MTech in Mechanical Engineering (with option of specialization in three areas)
  • PhD (in all areas concerning Mechanical Engineering). The admissions in PhD programme are done two times in a year through entrance test and interview. Please click here to look at the PhD admission brochure for complete details.

Apart from academics, what are the avenues for personality and co-curricular development within the department?

In addition to many professional activities, technical festival, cultural festival, sports events and many student club activities organized by the NorthCap University, the Department of Mechanical Engineering has taken following additional initiatives for the co-curricular development of our students:

  • The department is proud of to be associated with many different professional Societies/Chapters responsible to bridge the gap between theory and practical by providing hands-on experience to students. These Societies organize various events such as seminars, workshops, guest lecturers from experts and so on, both at intra-university and inter-university level. These societies dedicatedly work towards the personality and co-curricular development of the students. Please click here to know more about the societies involved with the Department.
  • The department encourages its students to participate in national and international events. The department is proud of the fact that its students have participated and won many such events. Please click here for some of the activities of our students.
  • Our academic curriculum has been designed in such a way that students have to mandatorily go through personality development courses and other relevant trainings, thus ensuring the development of every student.
  • Not only do we encourage the intellectual pursuits of our students through many projects and activities, we encourage our students to write and publish their work in form of research papers. Please click here to look at some of the publications.

What kind of faculty does the department have?

The department is proud of the fact that almost all of our faculty members are from nationally and internationally reputed institutions/universities (like IITs). We ensure highest standards for our faculty and almost all our faculty members are either PhD or are pursuing PhD from intuitions/universities of national/international repute. Please click here to know more about our faculty members.

What are the laboratory facilities within the department?

The department has 27 laboratories in total. The department ensures that all its labs are updated every year. Its labs have well equipped advanced machines and equipments that provide the facilities for conducting the experiments and training for the students as per the market requirement. For example, the department’s highly advanced computational research lab has all important mechanical engineering softwares like ANSYS, Solidworks, Matlab, Autocad, Fluent (CFD) etc. These softwares help our students in gaining designing and other relevant skills with are required by the industry. This computational lab is fully networked and can be accessed by students and faculty members through their wi-fi enabled laptops provided by the institute. Its recently developed Center of Excellence in collaboration with Daikin Air conditioners Pvt Ltd. to ensure hands-on practical exposure for the students and help them acquire the new technologies being practiced in the air-conditioning industry. Its Mechanics lab. Developed in collaboration with Beijing Wave Spectrum Science Ltd. with an investment of about 0.5 crores is an example of eagerness of industry to associate with us. Its IC Engine lab (equipped with CRDi and other technologies) and its Robotics lab. are yet another examples of department’s eagerness to always remain upgraded with recent technologies. Please click here to look at the complete details of the labs in Mechanical Engineering Department. In order to assist our students, each lab has a dedicated and qualified lab staff.

What is the placement record of Mechanical Engineering Graduates?

We have an unmatched campus placement record of more than 90% placements of eligible students every year in prestigious companies with superior annual packages in companies like Maruti Suziki, CB&I, Daikin Air Conditioners, Denso, Subros, JBM group, Fluor, Sona etc.

The typical salary package of our graduates is from about 4 lacs to 7 lacs.

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