Placements: Mechanical Engineering students during year 2007-2008 bagged the maximum No. of job offers in the college. 80 job offers were made to a class of 56 final year students(11 of them opted for higher studies) and 39 job offers were made to the P.G students. For the 2008-09batch of final year about 59 jobs were offered on the very first day of Placements (i.e on 2nd of July, 2008) and 04 for P.G. students.
The recruiters of Mechanical students form a good mix of both I.T and Mechanical Engineering Core Companies.
Some of the companies who recruited mechanical students are:
I.T Companies: Cognizant Tech, TCS, WIPRO Tech, INFOSYS Tech, Integraph, Virtusa Technology, ADP and others.
Core(Mechanical) Companies: Ashok Leyland, Maruti Udyog Ltd, GE-JFWTC, ITC-Badrachalam, BEML, Maytas Infra Ltd, Gammon India, Tata Consulting Engineers Ltd, JSW Steel Ltd, Minda Industries Ltd, BEL, Honeywell(CRP), INFOTECH, SAMTEL, Satyam Ventures, GE-IIC, MIDHANI Industries, Ghantoot Gulf Contracting, Nagarjuna Constructions.
MECHARENA: The 6th National Technical Symposium MECHARENA-2008 is organized by the students during 21st to 23rd of February, 2008. It is an event conceptualized, designed and organized by the students of the department. This year faculty advisor was Dr P Ramesh Babu and convener was Mr R N Praveen. The event included 30 technical paper presentations, events like FAST and FURIOUS(robots racing) and Dust Buster and a full 4 hr session on dissembly and assembly of Maruti 800 engine(courtesy MUL). More than 150 participants attended the symposium from different institutions of the country.
Performance in GATE:
About 25 students qualify in the gate every year of which over ten students secure more than 90 percentile.This year the top All India Rankers being Mr. B Ravi Teja (AIR-14), Mr. Sandeep (AIR-19), Mr. Harikrishna Reddy (AIR-30), Ms.M K Vijaya Sree (AIR-35) and Mr.CH Niranjan Reddy (AIR-107).
Mr. Harikrishna Reddy and Mr.K.Chaitanya are selected to M.Tech course at IISc Bangalore and 07 students have opted for M.Tech courses at various IITs and 03 students opted for higher education in US.
Performance in GRE
About 35 students passed the GRE test with good scores. The top three GRE scorers being Mr. Nishanth (GRE-1480), Mr. M Kaushik (GRE-1370), Mr. V V Ravi Kiran (GRE-1320), Ms. J Soumya (GRE-1300) and Ms. K Jagadambika (GRE-1300).
Conferences attended by students:
The students of department participate regularly in the technical festivals, competitions and conferences at various IITs and other institutes.