CIT Sandwich Polytechnic College initiated the Diploma Mechanical Engineering programme in the year 1982. The diploma graduates of mechanical engineering have job opportunities in all the manufacturing industries, automobile industries, power plants, casting industries, motor and pump industries, fabrication industries, robotic industries, CNC machining etc. Apart from the job opportunities, they also have the equal opportunities to do higher studies.
To be a Center of Excellence at the Diploma level in the field of Mechanical Engineering by offering technical education along with entrepreneurial skills, professional and ethical values and contribute to the growth of industry and nation.
Diploma Engineers will
PEO 1: possess the technical skills required for the employment in mechanical engineering industries
.PEO 2: have strong technical knowledge in mechanical engineering with motivation to pursue higher education or to become an Entrepreneur
.PEO 3: practice professional and ethical attitudes to address the societal and environmental needs at the individual level and as a team member
PSO 1: Able to apply the knowledge in Machine Design, Manufacturing and Thermal Engineering concepts to meet the needs of the Industries.
PSO 2: Ability to develop and implement innovative ideas in the area of product development with the aid of CAD/CAM software and automated machines.
The major equipment of the manufacturing technology laboratory are Lathe, Shaping machine, Milling machine, Grinding machine, Universal drilling machine, Slotting machine, Tool and cutter grinder, Welding machine, Foundry tools etc. The raw material is converted in to finished components as per the required dimensions by using various manufacturing processes available in the manufacturing technology laboratory.
The major equipment of the computer aided manufacturing laboratory are CNC Turning Centre and CNC Milling Centre. The raw material is converted in to finished component by using CNC Programming in the machines CNC Turing Centre and CNC Milling machine. The machine is automated and it is controlled by CNC codes.
The major equipment of the CAD laboratory are computers, modelling softwares AutoCAD, Autodesk Inventor, and CNC Simulation software Fanuc. The mechanical engineering components are modelled in the computer with the help of modelling softwares.
The major equipment in the strength of materials laboratory is Universal testing machine, Spring testing machine, Impact testing machine, Hardness testing machine etc. The laboratory analyze the Tensile strength, Hardness and Impact strength of the various metals and non- metals.
The major equipment of the fluid mechanics laboratory are Hydraulic turbine, Centrifugal pump, Reciprocating pump, Venturi meter etc. The various laws governing the fluids flows and the Bernoulli’s theorem are visualized and verified in the fluid mechanics laboratory.
The workshop laboratory consists of demonstration and hands-on-training on of fitting practice, carpentry practice, plumbing practice, electrical wiring practice etc.
The major equipment of the laboratory are Hydraulic automation system and Pneumatic automation system etc. Few of the activities of the manufacturing processes are partially or fully automated by using Hydraulic and / or Pneumatic system.
The laboratory has demonstration and Hands-on-Training with the use of various measuring instruments like Gear tooth vernier, Bevel protractor, Slip gauges, Vernier height gauge, Vernier depth gauge, Digital micrometer, Digital vernier caliper etc. The laboratory analyze the microstructure of the metals using metallurgical microscope and defects at the surface and subsurface of the components.
The major equipment of the thermal engineering laboratory are computerized internal combustion engines testing system, brake power measurement system, heat transfer apparatus, refrigeration system, air conditioning system etc. The laboratory analyze the various modes of heat transfer, frictional power and brake power of an internal combustion engine and refrigeration system.