B.E., M.E., Ph.D
Professor and Head
Dept. Of Automobile Engineering
The department is being run by well qualified and experienced faculty members with several years of exposure in Automobile Engineering. The staff to student ratio now stands at 1:11. At present there are three faculties with Ph.D degree and one faculty submitted his thesis for Ph.D degree, specialized in various fields of Automobile engineering and three more faculties are either in the process of pursing/submitting the Ph.D thesis. The department activities are well supported qualified nonteaching staff.
The department has well developed laboratories such as, Automotive Engines Workshops, Automotive Chassis & Transmission Workshop, Engine Testing Lab, Diagnosis & Reconditioning Lab, Automotive Testing & Servicing Lab, CAD/CAM Lab with latest softwares, Material Testing Lab, Fuel Testing and Energy Conversion Lab, Metrology Lab etc. Other basic Workshops available for hands on training consists Carpentry, Fitting, Smithy, Foundry, Welding, Machine shop etc.
The department emphasize on imparting quality education, rigorous teaching-learning, hands- on expertise. It has collaborated with industrial training with Mico-Bosch, Bangalore, KSRTC Regional Workshop, Bangalore and Eicher Tractor Training Center , Chennai etc.,
Students from the department are recruited by Core Companies, I T –companies and Govt. Organizations. A large number of students have been obtaining admissions in reputed institutions for higher education in India and abroad. Our alumni are working in various Organizations and reputed Universities across the globe. The role of the Alumni is shaping our graduates to plan their future endeavor really commendable. The department also focuses on the holistic development of students.