Mechanical Engineering

Head of the Department

K. S. R.  Krishna Murthy

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Phone: +91 361 258 2651

  hodmech @

Contact Address

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
North Guwahati, Guwahati, Assam 781039

 +91 361 258 2700

 mechoff @

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About Department of Mechanical Engineering

The department of mechanical engineering, being one of the largest and oldest departments of the institute, caters to its students with class tutorial and state-of-the-art laboratories. The department is continuously striving to achieve excellence in education, academic and industry oriented research as well as consultancy work with service to the society.

We aim to provide our students with a perfect blend of intellectual and practical experiences, that helps them to serve our society and address a variety of needs. At the end of our program, students are prepared for entry-level work as a mechanical engineer as well as for the post-graduate study in mechanical engineering or in another discipline, where a fundamental engineering background constitutes a desirable foundation. Academic course work and projects are designed to endow students with the ability to apply knowledge of science, mathematics, and engineering, and the capability to work effectively in multidisciplinary teams, providing leadership and technical expertise.