Department of Mechanical Engineering is one of the vibrant departments of KIOT, which offers B.E Mechanical Engineering ,M.E Industrial Safety Engineering and Ph.D programs. The Department is NBA accredited and  rich in term of faculty members with an average teaching experience of 9.5 years and research exposure of 5 years. The Department has a team of 35 dedicated members of faculty, 7 with Ph.D and 7 pursuing their research and Research Center is approved by Anna University, Chennai. The Department Faculty and students has published more than 300 papers in National and International Conferences/Journals.

The Department has established collaborative research centers with Harita Techserv Pvt., Ltd.,IAPMO-India for HVAC, is involved in providing training and services on the field of product design, digital manufacturing and technical documentation for upcoming industries. IAPMO India conducting certificate courses for students in the Heating ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC).

The Department has conventional and research laboratories. The CAD/CAM laboratory has Catia, Delmia, 3DVia, Ansys, Solidworks , MAT Lab, Think3 design, NXCAD,Team Center  PLM, Edge-Cam software & Creo  software.

The Internal Combustion laboratory has research level setup of exhaust gas analyzer, smoke meter with data lag acquisition and R&AC testing instruments.

Our Senior faculty members have been doing industrial consultancy works for Corn Industry, Consultancy for smart Factory, Safety Audit for MNC’s, Sugar Process industry’s ventilation work, solar power drying unit for sago factory and heat exchanger design for heat exchanger manufacturing industry.

Our college has memberships in professional societies like SAEINDIA, IAPMO, ISHRAE, QCFI, IWS.

Dr.PSS.Srinivasan, Professor & Principal has Received as “Best Principal” for the year 2017 by Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE).

Dr.K.Visagavel, Professor has Received as “Best HOD of the Year” for the year 2018 by CSI Mumbai Technext India 2018 on 10.02.2018 & 11.02.2018 at IIT Bombay.

AICTE – CII Survey of Industry linked Technical Institutes 2016,  Mechanical Engineering Department has been ranked one among Top 12 institutions all over India with PLATINUM Ranking.

SAE activities

Natiopnal Level Go-Kart Event at Kolhapur,Maharastra 2023 (150 CC)

*National Level 04

*State Level 01

*District Level 01

National Level Event on SAE Bicycle Design Challenge 2022

*15 th Position at National Level

*04 th  Position at StateLevel

*01 th Position at District Level

Aero Design Challenge

*06th Position at National Level

*03 th  Position at StateLevel

*01 th Position at District Level


FSS India, Kari Motor Speedways, Coimbatore.

*11 th Position at National Level

*07 th  Position at StateLevel

*01 th Position at District Level

Programs offered
B.E. – Mechanical Engineering

M.E. – Industrial Safety Engineering

Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering (Full Time / Part Time)