Words from HoD

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Mangal
Head of Department
Mechanical Engineering Department

Welcome to the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Punjab Engineering College (Deemed to be University), Chandigarh. Mechanical Engineering is a diverse subject that involves use of science, mathematics and fundamental principles of science for the design, development and manufacturing of physical systems.

Our Department offers four years B.Tech. degree and two years M.Tech. degree courses in Mechanical Engineering and strive to provide the students a high-quality engineering education through rigorous coursework and cutting-edge research activities. The academic curriculum has been designed to emphasize the mathematical, scientific approach, Industrial training and projects, to endow its graduates to become intellectual leaders in industry, government, and academia. In our department, Ph.D. students are working in different research domains including Advanced /non-traditional machining processes, Micro-manufacturing, CAD/CAM, Composites, Bio-materials, Modelling and Computation in heat transfer, Internal combustion engines, Nanofluids, Mechanical Vibration and so on. Students under the M.Tech. and Ph.D. programmes are financially supported under various scholarship schemes of MHRD/AICTE and TEQIP.

Our department comprises of all necessary laboratories equipped with sophisticated instruments for their students and our focus is on developing the state-of-art computational and experimental facilities for teaching and research. In addition to teaching and academic advising, our faculty are actively involved in scholarly research and publications. Department is committed to provide an unbiased and equal opportunities for education and conducive environment for all members for the achievement of their full intellectual and professional potential.