Department of Mechanical Engineering



  • BE Mechanical Engineering Intake: 120
  • M.Tech. Mechine Design Intake: 24
  • Research Center

About department

Department of Mechanical Engineering was established in the year 2002, with an intake of 60 students,which has been enhanced to 120. The department offers Master's degree in Machine Design. The department is recognized as research center by VTU in the year 2013, provides facilities to do research activities for the students, research associates and faculty. Department has made rapid strides in providing all the facilities needed for training of students. Blessed with a highly qualified, dedicated and competent team of faculty members both teaching and non-teaching, provides excellent practical training through well-equipped and sophisticated laboratories and workshops.

Computerized Universal Testing Machine, High-resolution metallurgical microscope, State of the art Metrology lab, CAD/CAM lab, sophisticated IC Engines and hydraulics Lab, Heat Transfer and Design Labs are some of the unique features of the department.

All the laboratories and workshops are located in new look and well-designed buildings. Latest modeling and Analysis software packages are available in the CAD / CAM lab for hands on training to the students.

Emphasis is being laid on research and considerable consultancy work is being taken up in the department.

Mechanical Engineering is one of the core branches in Engineering which is highly versatile and having tremendous scope in the Design, Manufacturing and Thermal fields.

The course emphasizes on the strong fundamentals of Mechanical engineering and blend with the inter- discipline technologies with the invention of CAD/CAM, CNC,Energy Engineering and Robotics, etc.

The department is having highly qualified and experienced faculty members to guide the students.

Many of the Faculty are having rich experience in the industries that helps, in imparting the practical applications to the students.

Highly skilled and experienced Staff and Lab technicians are guiding the students in practical classes.


Develop quality Mechanical engineers who are professionally excel, socially responsible and have employable characters.


1. Imparting quality education to excel in Mechanical Engineering.

2. To prepare graduates to get technical skills to procure industrial culture and for higher education .

3. To develop ethically and socially responsible engineers capable to meet real life problems.

Departmental Activities

Several activities are conducted under the banner of FORMEC Click here to view

Department Staff details

Name of staff Designation Qualification Experience Profile
1 Dr. GANESH D.B. Vice Principal, Professor & HOD B.E.,M.Tech., P.hD. 21 Years View details
2 Dr. SRINIVASA C.V. Professor & PG Coordinator B.E.,M.Tech., P.hD. 13 Years View details
3 B.R. SREEDHAR. Associate Professor B.E.,M.Tech.,(P.hD.) View details
4 Dr. RAJAKUMAR D.G. Associate Professor B.E.,M.Tech., P.hD. 15 Years View details
5 M.S.MALLIKARJUNA. Assistant Professor B.E.,M.Tech. 25Years View details

Department Contact details


Dr.Ganesh D B
Department of Mechanical Engineering
GM Institute of Technology
P. B. No. 4, P. B. Road,
Davangere - 577 006.
Karnataka, INDIA.
Phone : +91 8192 233345/233377 / 252777 / 259777
Extn.: 197
Fax : +91 8192 233344