The Department offers a PG programme namely M. Tech. in Advanced Manufacturing and Mechanical Systems Design (AMD). The total intake is 18. The programme is affiliated to APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University, Kerala. Candidates qualified in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE ) and admitted to the M. Tech. programme are eligible to receive Half Time Teaching Assistantship ( HTTA) as per the rules of the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)/Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD). Sponsored candidates from Industries, R&D organizations, National Laboratories as well as Educational Institutions, with a bachelor’s degree in engineering are eligible for admission to the M. Tech. programme. Foreign nationals whose applications are received through Indian Council of Cultural Relations, Government of India are also eligible for admission to the M. Tech. programme.
Recommended Credit distribution over the semesters
First Semester : 20 to 23 credits/
Second Semester : 18 to 19 credits
Third Semester : 14 credits
Fourth Semester : 12 credits [Project]
Project work is spread over the third and fourth semesters. Project work is to be
evaluated both in the third and the fourth semesters. Based on these evaluations
the grade is finalised only in the fourth semester.
Project evaluation weights shall be as follows:-
For convenience the marks are allotted as follows.
Total marks for the Project: 150
In the 3rd Semester:- Marks:50
Project Progress evaluation details:
Progress evaluation by the Project Supervisor : 20 Marks
Presentation and evaluation by the committee : 30 Marks
In the 4th Semester:- Mraks:100
Project evaluation by the supervisor/s : 30 Marks
Presentation & evaluation by the Committee : 40 Marks
Evaluation by the External expert : 30 Marks