TNEA CODE : 1512

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Programme Educational Objectives (PEO)

Programme educational objectives of the Department of Mechanical Engineering are:

  • PEO 1: Fundamental knowledge Prepare graduates to excel in professional career by acquiring knowledge in mathematics, science and engineering principles.
  • PEO 2: Technical knowledge Prepare graduates to have strong core and technical knowledge in Mechanical Engineering and allied disciplines contributing to society through interdisciplinary research, entrepreneurial skills and leadership qualities with a global outlook.
  • PEO 3: Research & Development Impart critical thinking skills and to develop initiatives and innovative ideas for R&D and Industrial requirements.
  • PEO 4: Social Context Implant professional attitude and management principles and an ability to relate engineering issues to broader social context.
  • PEO 5: Life-long learning Inculcate teamwork, communication, interpersonal skills and ethical approach adapting to changing environments of engineering and technology by engaging in life-long learning.

Programme Outcomes (POs)

  • Engineering knowledge: Graduates will demonstrate the ability to apply the basic knowledge of mathematics, science & engineering fundamentals to solve complex engineering problems.
  • Problem Analysis: Graduates will have the ability to identify, formulate and solve Mechanical engineering problems.
  • Design/Development of solutions: Graduates will demonstrate the ability to design and evaluate a mechanical system (or) process with appropriate consideration for safety.
  • Conduct investigation of complex problems: Graduates will demonstrate the ability to design and conduct experiments, interpret and analyse data and report results.
  • Modern tool usage: Graduates will be familiar with modern engineering software tools and equipments to analyse the Mechanical engineering problems.
  • Engineer and society: Graduates will demonstrate the ability to apply the contextual knowledge to assess societal, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
  • Environment and Sustainability: Graduates will have the ability to understand the impact of engineering solution in the environmental context and the need for sustainable development.
  • Ethics: Graduates will demonstrate an understanding of their professional ethical responsibilities.
  • Individual and team work: Graduates will demonstrate the ability to function individually and also as a team member in multi-disciplinary activities.
  • Communication: Graduates will be able to communicate effectively in both verbal and written forms.
  • Project management and finance: Graduates will have the ability to employ effective project management skills and financial principles to develop project plans in multi-disciplinary environments.
  • Life-long learning: Graduates will be able to understand the value of independent and life-long learning in continuing professional development.