Welcome to the DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, The department has been established with the objective of imparting quality technical education at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and has earned reputation in North India. The four year UG Program in Mechanical Engineering aspires to endow students with engineering knowledge and practical experience for building a robust foundation in various aspects. Providing the content and the context, the department opens a wide window for the students to seize the fleeting opportunities in the industry. In addition to classroom teaching, the students are exposed to technical seminars and workshops, invited talks from reputed industry experts and soft skills development programs. The department is equipped with excellent infrastructure and various state-of-the art laboratories. The laboratories possess latest equipment, instruments and software packages. Aesthetically designed academic area, cafeteria etc. in a clean and green ambience provide a very conducive environment for academics. The main strength of the department is the dedicated band of qualified faculty members, offering a harmonious blend of industrial and academic experience. The department boasts of its intellect with 18 doctorate faculty members, while the remaining faculty members are pursuing their Ph.D. degree.


Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjabi University, Patiala has uniquely positioned itself as the centre for excellence. It has always been on the forefront in exploring ways to render the courses relevant to the advancing engineering.
Department of Mechanical Engineering constantly strives to develop persisting individuals capable of engineering the face of tomorrow. They are groomed to yield the best in them using innovation, creativity and technical competence. The curriculum is regularly updated to match with changing global trends in technology. The students are provided with the best guidance and the state of art infrastructure and facilities to support them in their academics. It is also ensured that necessary opportunities are provided for the self-development of the students in a conducive and congenial environment, thus promoting team work and proactive participation.
I am extremely proud of the perseverance and hard work of both the students and faculty and take this opportunity to congratulate them for immense success in their endeavors. 

Dr. Balraj Singh Saini

Professor & Head
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