Words from HoD
Rakesh Kumar
Head of Department
Aerospace Engineering Department
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The department of Aerospace Engineering was set up in 1962 and it is one of the oldest departments of India offering course in Aerospace Engineering. The graduates of this department have carved a niche in the field of aerospace technology at national and international level. The department feels proud of the illustrious alumni like late (Dr.) Kalpana Chawla , astronaut of NASA ‘s Space Shuttle mission and many more like her who have brought laurels to their alma mater. The department is well equipped with laboratories and workshop which help students to gain practical knowledge. The department has developed excellent research facilities leading to PhD degree in the area of supersonic aerodynamics and Pulse Detonation Engine technology. The dedicated faculty of this department has rich experience of teaching and industry who are competent to sharpen the skills of the students.