The Department of Mechanical Engineering was established in 2008-2009.The Department offers a four year degree program in Mechanical Engineering with annual intake of 60 students. The Mechanical Engineering department offers educational programs designed to prepare students for a professional career, by developing a sound base in fundamental engineering sciences and applications. The Graduate program in Mechanical Engineering is intended to develop individual initiative, creativity, talent, leadership, and the capability to develop, follow, and adopt new technologies in the field of Mechanical Engineering.
The department has a state of the art teaching aids, vast workshop space with various training machineries, and highly developed laboratories.
The institute also has strategic linkages with Visakhapatnam Steel Plant, Hindustan Shipyard Limited, and Bharat Heavy Plates and Vessels etc for organizing industrial visits and trainings.