AIT Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Department at Acharya, was established in the year 2002 and affiliated with Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi, Karnataka. Acharya is one of the best Mechanical engineering colleges in India, offering the best Mechanical Engineering course.

Mechanical engineering is a broad engineering discipline that incorporates skills and expertise in the areas of design, manufacturing, mechanics, and thermal sciences that are essential to most sectors of industry. It is one of the oldest and broadest of the engineering disciplines and one of the most preferred ones by the engineering aspirants, which offers a wide range of employment possibilities and great career opportunities! And at Acharya, we offer the best mechanical engineering courses, which is why we are recognized amongst the Top Engineering colleges in Bangalore.

Postgraduate courses at Acharya’s Mechanical Engineering are offered in Machine Design Product Design & Manufacturing. In addition to this MSc by research and PhD courses are offered for those who are working in institutions and industry through the Research and Development center.

Career Scope

Mechanical engineering graduates are adept at designing innovations and technological advancements in high-tech fields such as robotics, nanotechnology, and mechatronics, and are considered superior engineers in general. The study of mechanical engineering, one of the oldest and broadest engineering disciplines, provides graduates with knowledge and expertise that can be applied to numerous engineering fields. At the Acharya Institute of Engineering, the B. Tech. in In the Mechanical Engineering degree program, a great deal of attention is given to the design aspects of mechanical engineering: tool and die design, industrial robotics, gears and cams, oil hydraulics and pneumatics.


Here we are adding up a list of activities performed in Acharya’s Mechanical Engineering programme other than the regular academic syllabus to boost the skill set of our students.

  • Guest Lectures
  • Student Development Programs
  • Student Chapters
  • Industrial Visits
  • Forum Activities (Cultural, Sports, Technical, Competitions. etc.)
  • Placement activities (Domain Training, Career opportunities as a Commissioned Officer in Indian Armed Forces, What Industry needs from Engineering Graduates)
  • Social activities (NSS)
  • Workshops
  • Innovation and Product design seminars and competitions
  • Entrepreneurship Training
  • Workshop on Universal Human Values and Professional Ethics
  • MOUs with Industries and Training Institutes to facilitate the Internship and Placement activities
  • Fast learners - encouraging to achieve RANKS
  • Slow learners – Remedial/Tutorial classes
  • NPTEL/MOOC courses
  • National Level Students Symposium and Paper Presentation
  • Project Exhibitions
  • SAE REEV Hybrid Vehicle Design – National Level Competition.


Speaking about the faculty members of Acharya’s Mechanical Engineering, we have a pool of connoisseurs and highly experienced faculty members. Holding expertise in their subject matters they have also published a bunch of papers in national and international journals. Our team of expert faculty are exceedingly motivated and adds to the knowledge of our students. Their unremitting effort and hard work have facilitated Acharya’s count among the top Mechanical Engineering College in Bangalore.

Why Acharya?

The Mechanical Engineering department at Acharya Institute of Technology offers excellently equipped laboratories to facilitate the conduction of experiments prescribed in the curriculum and also to carry out the research work, we believe in providing the best to be counted among the top engineering colleges in Bangalore. Some of the research facilities like Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer (DMA), Optical microscope, 3D printer, Hydraulic press, etc, are utilized by our institution's and PhD research scholars and other institutions.

Acharya Institute of Technology has been recognized among the top engineering colleges in Bangalore, India. The department is continuously organizing industrial visits, seminars, technical talks, and placement training for the benefit of the students.

Other than these specialities, Acharya is a “Community”, that offers,

  • Innovative Teaching Methodology with rich and varied learning resources.
  • State-of-art campus with Digital Classrooms.
  • Global Internship opportunities, interfacing with top universities of the world.
  • Intra-college Events for more exposure.

Duration : 4 Years

Eligibility : Pass in 10+2 / Higher Secondary (HS) / Pre University (PUC) / 'A' Level (with 12 years of schooling) or its equivalent with English as one of the languages. Shall have secured a minimum of 45% marks in aggregate in Physics, Mathematics and any one of the following : Chemistry, Biology, Computer Science, Electronics. AIT admits students as per prevailing rules and regulations of VTU.

Our Graduates will be able to,

  • PEO1: Exhibit sound technical knowledge
  • PEO2: Pursue a career in various sectors
  • PEO3: Exhibit leadership and entrepreneurial skills in fulfilling societal needs
  • PEO4: Pursue higher education and be a life-long learner

  1. Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems
  2. Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences
  3. Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations
  4. Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions
  5. Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations
  6. The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice
  7. Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development
  8. Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice
  9. Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings
  10. Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions
  11. Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments
  12. Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change

  • PSO1:Determine the performance of a given mechanical component or a system using computational tools
  • PSO2: Design mechanical systems including drives, energy conversion systems (IC engines, turbo machines, and power plant components), RAC and fluid power systems along with their embedded controllers as per specifications
  • PSO3: Select, plan, and implement the process for manufacturing mechanical elements and for assembly of mechanical sub systems and systems
  • PSO4: Optimize the use of resources and processes, using managerial techniques, ICT tools and life cycle management for a safe environmental friendly system for sustainable society


To develop globally competent mechanical engineers capable of working in an interdisciplinary environment, contributing to society through innovation, leadership and entrepreneurship.


  • To excel in teaching, research and innovation of products and processes
  • To promote collaborative activities to contribute to the societal needs
  • To imbibe leadership and entrepreneurial qualities