Mechanical Engineering

The Mechanical Engineering Department is well known for its quality of teaching and supportive environment provided to the students. The state-of-the-art laboratories, highly qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty members in all specializations of Mechanical Engineering, make this Department a vibrant place to study. Our programs provides flexible curriculum enabling the students to achieve their goals and make them industry ready. Presently department is active in various thrust areas of research in Mechanical Engineering and allied branches.

The Department organizes number of short term training programs, workshop and seminars from time to time for faculties and students for sharing and updating their technical knowledge in a regular and periodic manner. The programs are not only imparting technical expertise to the students but also are intended to provide a professional experience through industry linked projects, in-plant trainings, industry personnel expert lectures and industrial visits. The Department fosters a culture of innovative teaching methodologies to improve the skills required for the student’s career.

Department Highlights

  • Well qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty and staff with an inclination towards adopting innovative teaching techniques.

  • State of art laboratories and infrastructural facilities. To name few advanced laboratories are CAD/CAM, Robotics, and Vibration/Noise and Renewable energy etc.

  • Very strong industries connect not only with the Jindal group but other industries as well.

  • Different Clubs, Societies, professional chapters and extramural activities, etc for the overall development of the students.

  • Comprehensive student-centric learning approach, designed to add significant value to the learner's understanding in an integrated manner through workshops, lab sessions, assignments, industrial training, research seminars, projects etc.

  • Broad and flexible program allows students to customize the program to meet their objectives and intended career goals.

Forthcoming events

Department of Mechanical engineering in association with INDO-DANISH TOOL ROOM (Jamshedpur Extension Centre) is organizing a One-week certificate Training Program on ANSYS 16.0 from 11/03/2019 to 16/03/2019 at OPJU Campus.
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The Department has properly equipped and well maintained laboratories & workshop which are over and above the mandatory norms. We strongly believe in learning by doing and all the labs are upgraded regularly according to the requirements. Our important labs are :

Thermal Group

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics Lab
  • Heat and Mass Transfer Lab
  • Thermal Engineering Lab
  • Solar Energy Lab
  • IC Engines Lab
  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Lab

Machine Design Group

  • Robotics and Automation Lab
  • Machine Design Lab
  • UG and PG CAD Lab
  • UG and PG CAM Lab
  • Metrology and Measurement Lab
  • Automobile Lab

Manufacturing Group

  • Central Workshop
  • CNC Machine Lab
  • Industrial Engineering Lab
  • Advanced Manufacturing Lab
  • Centre for Excellence in Welding

Computer Software Group

  • PRO-E

Currently we are in tie up with the following Society / Chapter/ Clubs

Society / Chapter/ Club

  • ISTE student Chapter

  • Solar Energy society of India(SESI)

  • Centre of excellence in Robotics and Automation

  • MOU with Indo-German Institute of Advanced Technology (IGIAT), Vishakhapatnam.

  • Collaboration with Central Tool Room and Training centre (CTTC), Bhubaneswar

  • MOU with Indo-Danish Tool Room IDTR Jamshedpur

  • MOU with Centre for Rapid Prototyping of Osmania University, Hyderabad

Activities / Events

  • Industrial visits Every semester

  • Six week industrial training after 4th and 6th semesters.

  • Projects and Quiz Competitions

  • Research Seminar Series

  • Mock Interviews and Group Discussions (HR expert from JPL/JSPL)

  • Webinar from renowned universities

  • In house training program

The department's R&D activity aims at innovation and technological development through academic and research collaborations with other universities and industries to meet the immediate as well as futuristic needs of the society and industry. Department has collaborated with leading Industries and renowned institutes. Students along with the teachers constantly involve in exciting and interesting problems/projects to explore innovation. The Papers published in some of the leading journals by faculty is a testimony to this fact.

Some of the trust areas of ongoing research in the Department:

  • Solar energy utilization

  • Evaporative cooling

  • Noise and Acoustics

  • Fatigue and Fracture

  • Mechanical Vibrations

  • Robotics & Automation

Defence Research & Development Organisation

Adani power Limited

JSW Steel Ltd

Jindal Steel and Power Limited

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre

Tata Power Company Limited

Bhilai Steel Plant

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited

Vedanta Limited

National Thermal Power Corporation's Limited

Bharat Aluminium Company Ltd.

Larsen & Toubro Limited