Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

Course established in 2000

Total seats available: 60


Passed 10th Std./ SSC examination. In special cases, 2 years after 10+2 Examination or equivalent


Passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with Mathematics/Biology subject.


10+2 Science (with Mathematics as one of the Subject) or 10+2 Science with Technical Vocational subject.


10+(2 years ITI) with appropriate Trade in that order shall be eligible for admission to Second Year Diploma Course(s) of appropriate Programme.

Diploma In Mechanical Engineering

Duration- 3 Years

Mechanical Engineering is the discipline that applies engineering, physics, engineering mathematics and material science principles to design, analysis, manufacturing and maintain mechanical systems. It is one of the oldest and broadest of the engineering disciplines.

Mechanical engineering covers aspects like design and testing among others. The job demands supervision and planning of live projects related to thermal power plants, nuclear stations, generation of electricity etc.

There are employment opportunities for diploma holders who have practical knowledge of working on fields like testing of machinery etc.

The emerging fields in this area include renewable energy, automobiles, quality control, industrial automation and mechatronics. These are going to increase manpower in the work profile of mechanical engineering and would offer employment opportunities.

Job prospects for Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

Diploma holders in Mechanical Engineering can have various career opportunities in public/private sector firms in the following profiles:

  • Technical Assistant
  • Junior Engineer
  • Operator cum Technician trainee
  • Technician Trainee
  • Airman (Technical) in Indian Air Force
  • Assistant sub-inspector (CISF)
  • Technical job in BHEL, BEL, Tata etc.
  • Production in charge/chargeman/foreman
  • Higher studies
  • Establishing own industry