Introduction and Overview
The Department of Mechanical Engineering, established in 2014, is one of the pioneer department in KFUEIT. In its efforts to produce successful engineers who are able to excel on the global stage, the department implements a series of continuous quality improvement measures, the Department of Mechanical Engineering is embarking upon latest and modern infrastructure to undertake teaching and research activities of international standards.
Vision & Mission
To be recognized as world class Mechanical Engineering Department for excellence in education, research and innovation.
To serve the national and international community by providing quality education, research and innovations in the field of Mechanical Engineering by producing competent professionals and to establish the effective partnership among University, industry and government-based organizations which will eventually enhance the economic development of the state of Pakistan.
Scope and Associated Career
Through a commitment to service excellence, staff development and the maximum use of human and other resources, the Mechanical Engineering Department of the KFUEIT strives to unite students, staff and employees in the common goal of improving the quality of life for our community which are as follow:
- To serve the national and international community by providing quality education.
- Research and innovations in the field of Mechanical Engineering by producing competent professionals.
- To establish the effective partnership among University, industry and government, to improve the economic development of Pakistan.
The academic and supporting staffs are supported in their career development through various training courses, workshops, seminars and conferences. The academic staff in the Department of Mechanical Engineering comprises of experienced individuals with various disciplines in the Mechanical, Materials, Product Design and Manufacturing Engineering fields. Some of them have gained relevant industrial experiences before joining the department.
The zero visit of Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) was held on November 9-10th, 2016.
A team of PEC visited Department of Mechanical Engineering for the accreditation of BS Mechanical Engineering program. A green signal was given for the continuation of undergraduate programs at Department of Mechanical Engineering at KFUEIT, Rahim Yar Khan.
Labs Facilities / Infrastructure
The department has state of the art laboratories related to mechanical field. In addition, Mechanical Engineering Department has high tech laboratories of unique blend of engineering sciences with well-adjusted laboratory work, design project and manufacturing processes with extensive usage of computers and latest software’s.
Department of Mechanical Engineering has following fully equipped labs:
- Thermodynamics Lab
- Workshop Laboratory
- Fluid Mechanics Lab
- Engineering Drawing and Graphics Lab
- Simulation & CAD Lab
- Engineering Mechanics Lab
- Mechanics of Machines Lab
- Mechanics of Materials Lab
The development of various other labs and resource centers which accomplish the necessity of undergraduate program is in progress. The development of following advanced laboratories at Department of Mechanical Engineering is also in process:
- Advanced Material Testing Lab
- Advanced Manufacturing lab
- Advanced Simulation Lab
- Advanced Thermal Energy Lab
Moreover, students gain practical experience by having opportunity through industrial internship sessions.
Academic Programs Being Offered
The Department is currently offering following program:
BS Mechanical Engineering
MS Mechanical Engineering*
PhD Mechanical Engineering*
*Subject to approval/NOC from HEC/Competent Authority
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (4-years)
This program covers disciplines in mechanical equipment and systems, from micromechanical machines to massive power generating turbines. After degree completion, the students will normally be engineers having grip in the Automotive, Energy Production, Foundry Process, Mechanical Systems and Micro-Mechanical Machine.
At least 60% marks in the Pre-Engineering or an equivalent examination.
Must have studied Mathematics at the HSSC level.
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
The applicant should hold a Bachelor Degree (16 years) from a PEC/HEC recognized University/ institution, in any of the following programs:
Any other relevant degree. The relevance of degree will be recommended by the head of the department and approved by the dean.
The applicant must have a minimum CGPA of 2.5 out of 4.00 or equivalent.
The applicant must have a minimum 50 percent score in the relevant test conducted by NTS or HEC.
The department may conduct its own test, and the applicant must have a minimum 60 percent score in that test. The score should be valid on the closing date of admission.
The applicant must fulfill any other minimum requirements put forward by HEC, in addition to above-mentioned criteria.
PhD in Mechanical Engineering
The applicant should hold a Master Degree (18 years) from a PEC/HEC recognized University/ institution, in a relevant field.
The applicant must have a minimum CGPA of 3.00 out of 4.00, or equivalent.
The applicant must have a minimum 60 percent score in the relevant test conducted by NTS or HEC. The department may conduct its own test, and the applicant must have a minimum 70 percent score in that test. The score should be valid on the closing date of admission.
The applicant must fulfill any other minimum requirements put forward by HEC, in addition to above mentioned criteria.