(Accredited by NAAC , Approved By AICTE, Affiliated To A P J Abdul Kalam Technological University, ISO 9001-2008 Certified Institution)
Mechanical Engineering is one of the six departments in the Faculty of Engineering at Nehru College of Engineering & Research Centre, Palakkad. The Department of Mechanical Engineering is committed to excellence in research, teaching, and service to the community. The department had its start along with the inception of the college in the year 2008. Since then the department is adjudged to be the best in all activities associated with the college.
Our Department is recognised by academic peers, by students and by their employers as one of the foremost centres of mechanical engineering education and research. Our graduates are in high demand by industry and often promoted quickly to senior positions around the world. A degree in Mechanical Engineering is ideal preparation for starting a career in the Automotive, Aerospace, Process, Medical and Marine industries, or other areas such as accountancy. Many of our graduates go on to careers that make an important contribution to society in terms of wealth generation, safety and environmental sustainability.Staff in the Department are at the forefront of their research fields and this enables them to keep their teaching material current. Presently the department, with an annual intake of 120 UG students is led by Prof. Dr. Jacob P George along with twenty one faculties and eight laboratory staffs.