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Since its inception in 1955, the Department of Mechanical Engineering has a wide reputation for the quality of teaching and research it offers. It has been awarded top grades for both teaching and research activities from independent and government bodies. The excellent laboratory facilities, modern computer clusters, systematically designed curriculum, and dedicated faculty members make this Department a dynamic place to study.

Mechanical Engineering Graduates from BIT Mesra are sought after by many prestigious companies. There is also an excellent careers center on campus, which helps the students to get entry into multinational companies.

Vision of the Department

The Mechanical Engineering Department of Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi strives to be globally recognised for quality engineering education and research leading to well qualified engineers, academicians and researchers who are innovative, entrepreneurial and successful in achieving excellence in their field of study.

Mission of the Department

      1. To impart quality education to the students and enhancing their knowledge and skills to be globally

           competitive Mechanical Engineers.

      2. To maintain state of the art research facilities to provide its students and faculty to create, interpret,

           apply and disseminate knowledge with an understanding of the limitations.

      3. To develop linkages and interaction with industry, R & D organisation and educational institution for

            excellence in consultancy practices, research and teaching.

      4.  To provide conducive environment for learning, creativity and problem solving skill.


Undergraduate Programmes
The B.E. in Mechanical Engineering at BIT Mesra is a four-year programme.

Postgraduate Programmes

The Department offers a two-year Masters in Mechanical Engineering in three specializations - M.E. in Heat Power Engineering, M.E. in Design of Mechanical Equipment, M.E. in Computer Aided Analysis & Design and M.Tech in Energy Technology.

Doctoral Programmes

Ph.D. degrees are offered by the Department in Mechanical Engineering related disciplines as well as multi-disciplinary fields.


Dr. Arbind Kumar
HOD, Department of Mechanical Engineering
BIT Mesra, Ranchi
Jharkhand 835 215 India