Rajarambapu Institute of Technology
UGC has granted extension of Autonomous Status to Rajarambapu Institute of Technology for the period w.e.f. 2017-2018 to 2021-2022      |      3rd rank in Top Engineering Colleges of Excellence as per CSR-GHRDC Engineering Colleges Survey 2018.      |      RIT has ranked 25th amongst Top 100 Engineering Colleges in India - 2018 (Siliconindia Survey Report)      |      RIT has Ranked 43rd in Top 100 T-Schools in India 2019 Rankings & Ranked 9th in West Zone of Maharashtra as per DATAQUEST Survey 2019.      |      Diploma Admission MSBTE Information 2020-21
Department Location Mechanical Engineering Department, Workshop1 & Workshop2
Year of Establishment 1987
Head of Department Dr. S. K. Patil
Contact - Ph. no. 9970700790
Email ID sachink.patil@ritindia.edu
Under Graduate Programme B.Tech. (Mechanical), Intake: 120
Post Graduate Programme M.Tech. (Mechanical-Design Engineering), Intake: 24, Year of Establishment: 1998
M.Tech. Mechanical Engineering, Intake: 18, Year of Establishment: 2009
M.Tech. Mechanical - Manufacturing Engineering, Intake: 18, Year of Establishment: 2004
M.Tech. Mechanical Engineering (Thermal Engineering), Intake: 18, Year of Establishment: 2015
Total number of Classrooms 09
Total number of Laboratories UG: 15 & PG: 08
Number of Professor 02
Number of Asso. Professor 07
Number of Asst. Professor 27
Total Faculty 36
Supporting Technical staff 21
Supporting Non Technical staff 05

Mechanical engineering emerged during the industrial revolution and continues to expand and evolve to encompass advancements in current technology. This broad base of knowledge prepares mechanical engineering graduates for employment in a wide variety of companies, industries and organizations around the globe.The Department of Mechanical Engineering was established in the year 1987 with a view to become a center of excellence in the field of mechanical engineering. It currently offers one undergraduate programs (B. Tech.) and four postgraduate programs (M. Tech.). The department is well packed with highly motivated and dedicated faculties to impart quality education in parallel with research. Department also provides consultancy in different fields like machine design, test rig, vibration, experimental stress analysis, FEA etc.  Consultancy services will be provided in the form of research, system design – development and testing. All eligible programs are accredited by NBA.

Prominent Feature of Department:

  • State of the art laboratories with advanced facilities for research in the field of CAD/CAM, Mechatronics and Control systems and Vibration and Noise Testing
  • Offers consultancy to various government and private organizations
  • Recognized PhD center of Shivaji University, Kolhapur
  • Good placement in reputed national and multinational companies on coveted posts.

Major Facilities :

  • Vibration Testing (Multi Channel FFT Analyzer),
  • Modular Compact Rheometer (MCR 52)
  • Available Softwares: Pro-E, Ansys, NX CAD, NX CAM, Fluent, Abacus, Matlab, Witness Simulation Software, AutoCAST, Siemens PLM.
  • Spectrometer, Micro hardness tester
  • 3D Printer
  • Advanced Welding lab
  • CNC Electrical Discharge Machine (EDM).
  • Industrial Engineering Lab.
  • Automated Reflection polariscope

Strengths of Mechanical Department

  • Dedicated, competent and Experienced Faculty
  • Well Designed faculty appraisal and Development system
  • Good interaction with Industries
  • Open well Defined continuous assessment system for students
  • Self- Learning resources for personal development
  • Well equipped laboratories and computing facilities
  • Collaborations with major industries such as Tata Motors, Bharat Forge, Apollo Tyres, etc for Placement & Industry based open electives in the curriculum