B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering (ME)

  • Offered by:
  • Specialisation:
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Duration:
    4 years | 8 semesters
  • Campus:
  • Eligibility:
    (a) Must have successfully cleared the Higher Secondary Examination (Class XII) (Minimum 50% marks) with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
    (b) Qualifying marks of JEE, KEAM (Kerala Engineering Architecture Medical) or equivalent examinations.
Mechanical Engineering

Location:

Onakkoor, Ernakulam

Why B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering at CVV?

  1. Provides a strong foundation in engineering principles and a comprehensive understanding of mechanical systems.
  2. Research-driven learning in Mechanical Engineering streams such as Design, Manufacturing, Materials, Thermal and Industrial Engineering.
  3. Lectures by academic and industry experts on topics ranging from emerging technologies in Mechanical Engineering to business strategy and leadership development
  4. Exposure to industry internships and research projects in Mechanical Engineering and allied disciplines
  5. Exposure to industry-relevant elective courses such as Automotive Technology, Additive Manufacturing, Nano Technology, Finite Element Analysis, Tribology, Optimisation Techniques, Product Life Cycle Management etc.

A Mechanical Engineering degree provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the principles and practises of design, manufacturing, and optimisation of specialist machines and processes. This domain offers endless opportunities for innovation and problem-solving This degree will prepare students to address the world’s future energy needs by combining their technical knowledge with an understanding of sustainability and environmental considerations. Through a combination of rigorous coursework and hands-on experience, our students develop the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in today’s rapidly evolving engineering landscape. With their multidisciplinary knowledge and problem-solving skills, mechanical engineers often progress into project management and leadership roles.

Our Mechanical Engineering programme has a focus on Industry-4.0-related courses such as Additive Manufacturing and 3D printing, Robotics and Automation, Internet of Things, Machine Learning, Data Analytics and Engineering Optimisation, Advanced Materials Engineering and Modern Manufacturing Techniques, and Computational Fluid Dynamics prepare students for a wide range of careers.

Programme Structure

Semester I

Semester I

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Engineering Mathematics – I

BS

4

Engineering Chemistry

BS

3

Problem Solving and Programming

ES

3

Communicative English

HS

3

Life Sciences

BS

3

Manufacturing Practice Workshop

ES

2

Problem Solving and Programming Lab

ES

2

Engineering Chemistry Lab

BS

2

National Service Scheme

MC

0

Semester Credits

22

 

Semester II

Semester II

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Engineering Mathematics – II

BS

4

Engineering Physics

BS

3

Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering

ES

4

Engineering Graphics (CAD)

ES

3

Computer Programming using C

PC

3

Design Thinking

HS

2

C Programming Lab

PC

2

Engineering Physics Lab

BS

2

YOGA

MC

0

Semester Credits

23

 

Semester III

Semester III

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Engineering Mathematics – III (ODE, PDE and Multivariable Calculus)


BS


4

Engineering Mechanics

ES

3

Engineering  Thermodynamics

ES

4

Engineering Materials and Applications

PC

4

Computer-Aided Machine Drawing

PC

2

Material Testing and Characterisation Lab

PC

2

Environmental Sciences

MC

0

Semester Credits

19

 

Semester IV

Semester IV

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Engineering Mathematics – IV (Numerical Methods and Transform Techniques)


BS


4

Indic Knowledge Systems I: Pride of India

HS

3

Mechanics of Deformable Solids

PC

4

Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines

PC

4

Manufacturing Processes

PC

4

Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines Lab

PC

2

Manufacturing Lab I

PC

2

Constitution of India

MC

0

Semester Credits

23

 

Semester V

Semester V

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Kinematics & Dynamics of Machines

PC

4

Heat Transfer & Thermal Machines

PC

4

Indic Knowledge Systems I: Self Unfoldment

HS

3

Professional Elective I

PE

3

Manufacturing Lab II

PC

2

Heat and Mass Transfer lab

PC

2

Engineering Ethics

MC

0

Internship

PW

2

Semester Credits

20

 

Semester VI

Semester VI

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Design of Machine Elements

PC

4

Measurements and Metrology

PC

3

Production & Operation Management

PC

4

Professional Elective II

PE

3

Open Elective I

OE

3

Design and Analysis Lab

PC

2

Measurements and Metrology Lab

PC

2

Engineering Project (Seminar)

PW

3

Semester Credits

24

 

Semester VII

Semester VII

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Manufacturing Automation

PC

4

Engineering Economics and Management

HS

3

Professional Elective III

PE

3

Open Elective II

OE

3

Engineering Project (Design and Analysis)

PW

6

Semester Credits

19

 

Semester VIII

Semester VIII

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Professional Elective IV

PE

3

Open Elective III

OE

3

Engineering Project (Prototype and Testing)

PW

6

Engineering Ethics

MC

0

Semester Credits

12

 

Category and Credits

Category

Category Code

Credits CVV

Humanities & Social Sciences

HS

14

Basic Sciences

BS

29

Engineering Sciences

ES

27

Open Electives

OE

9

Professional Electives

PE

12

Programme Core

PC

55

Project

PW

17

Mandatory Courses

MC

 
 

163

Higher Studies & Career Avenues

  1. Master’s in Mechanical Engineering or Specialised Fields in emerging areas such as Nano Technology, Energy Science, Electric Vehicle Technology, Robotics and Automation, Mechatronics, Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing/Bio Printing) etc
  2. MBA with a focus on Technology Management/Project Management/Supply Chain Management integrates mechanical engineering and business skills (Roles: Project Manager, Product Manager, or Executive roles within engineering or technology-driven companies)
  3. Mechanical Engineer or equivalent roles in Product Design and Development, Automotive Engineering, Energy and Environmental Engineering, Manufacturing/Production Engineering, Service sector industries etc.
  4. Research and Development positions such as Research Scientist, Product Development Engineer, Mechanical Design Engineer, Materials Research Engineer, Automotive Research Engineer, Energy Systems Engineer, Robotics Research Engineer, Biomechanics Researcher, Acoustics Engineer etc.

Highlights of Mechanical Engineering Programme at CVV

• Provides a strong foundation in engineering principles and a comprehensive understanding of mechanical systems.
• Exposure to industry relevant add-on courses such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and Data Science (DS). 
• Research Driven Learning in Mechanical Engineering Streams such as Design, Manufacturing, Materials, Thermal and Industrial Engineering.
• Lectures by academic and industry experts on topics ranging from emerging technologies in Mechanical Engineering to business strategy and leadership development.
• Exposure to industry internships and research projects in Mechanical Engineering and allied disciplines.
• Mentoring by top academicians with expertise in the area of core streams in Mechanical Engineering.

CVV INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Unique Features of B.Tech. Programmes at CVV

  • State-of-the-art academic and hostel facilities, brand-new computer centres, labs, classrooms and research space.
  • Specialised workstations and servers, high-performance computing clusters, and leading-edge software.
  • Expert teaching faculty focused on empowering students to deliver technological innovation and impact.
  • Real-world projects, publication opportunities, and industry collaborations.
  • Year-round guest lectures on industry trends, emerging technology, career opportunities, and other topics by members of our global panel of industry and academic experts.
  • Opportunities for paid internships in India and abroad from year one onwards.
  • Collaboration with leading corporations to enable students to intern and engage in the future of technology.
  • Introduction to Indian Knowledge Systems (IKS) to empower the students holistically.
  • An opportunity to know the real “Me” through Yoga and Meditation.

Guest Lectures, Industry Exposure, Internships, and Placements

In the four years at CVV, the students will be continually exposed to a global panel of industry and academic experts through guest lectures. These lectures will cover a broad range of topics, including career development, technology, finance, market trends, entrepreneurship, and the skills needed to succeed in all facets of startups.

Leading companies have agreed to offer paid internships to CVV students in India and, for the lucky few, overseas as well. Students have the opportunity to participate in research projects and internships with industry partners, giving them invaluable practical experience. Upon completion of the programme, the very same companies will compete to employ CVV students. CVV’s Placement Office will help prepare students and guide them every step of the way, firmly rooted in the conviction that “Your Success is Ours, too!”

Our Laboratories

Our laboratories are equipped with the latest hardware and software tools necessary for the study and practical application of engineering today and in the future. They are provisioned with the latest desktops, high-performance computing clusters, and specialised software that is essential for the study of artificial intelligence, automation systems, data sciences, and other domains. Our laboratories are designed to foster collaboration and innovation, providing students with a stimulating environment that encourages research and innovation. Designed to simulate real-world conditions in the marketplace, by working in these labs, students will gain practical experience in developing intelligent systems that interact with the physical world.

Expert Faculty

Our faculty members are leading experts in their respective fields, with extensive experience in industry and academia. They use a variety of innovative teaching methods and pedagogies to cater to the different learning styles and needs of students. Our highly motivated faculty, many with teaching and working experience in the US, UK, Australia, and premier institutions in India, are passionate about teaching and research. They are committed to providing students with the best possible education and industry exposure.

They collaborate on research projects with leading technology companies and research institutions. Faculty use interactive lectures, group discussions, case studies, experiential learning, and hands-on projects to engage students and encourage critical thinking and problem-solving. They also provide individualised feedback and support to help students improve their understanding of the subject matter. The valuable insights and perspectives gained by CVV students are priceless. Students gain a practical understanding of the concepts and skills needed to succeed in their chosen field.

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CVV-IST Location

CVV has built an exclusive state-of-the-art facility for students and faculty at Onakkoor in Ernakulam district, just 35 km from the Ernakulam Junction Station and 50 km from Kochi Airport.

With new academic blocks, hostel and dining facilities, and leading-edge computers and software in the lab, students and faculty will live and work on the campus set amidst a verdant hill station-like location that is very conducive to learning, engaged with events, and exciting for building a social and academic life. With access to a convenience store and other shops, the student will look forward to every day as a new adventure in life and learning.

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