department of Mechanical Engineering of Institute of Shipbuilding Technology started
its activities since the inception of the Institute in the year 1981. The department initially started
with skeleton staff
catering to the requirement of diploma in Shipbuilding Engineering. The department files full strength in the
year 1990, with the introduction of a 3 year diploma course in Mechanical Engineering. The department which started with one staff member
in the year 1981 has 8 staff members on date.
department has a well
qualified staff with four staff members having acquired Post graduate qualification, while
two are pursuing higher education at Masters level.
The department possesses the academic expertise in the under
it can share with the industry.
Design of Machine Elements
Material handling systems and procedures
department under its umbrella has five laboratories. These laboratories have some of the
latest test rigs used in Engineering institutions to impart of the art knowledge &
skills to the student. In addition to providing
formal training to the students of Institute of Shipbuilding Technology, Goa, the
department also offers help to the community polytechnic wing of I.S.B.T. to provide
informal training for the rural youth in Goa. The
department also provides the testing facilities to various industries in and around Goa
through its Material Testing Laboratory. As such there is a scope to
interaction of industry and Institute to identify more areas of use of Laboratory
facilities for the benefit of students, institute & industry.
Laboratories belonging to Mechanical Engg.Dept.
handling & Theory of Machine Laboratory
Material Testing Laboratory
Heat Power Laboratory
Hydraulics & Fluid Machinery
Applied Mechanics Laboratory
capacity of some of the equipments from the Laboratories is also utilized for commercial
use. Some of such equipments are
Hardness Testing Machine
Universal Impact Testing Machine
Fluozoscent Dye panctrant Testing Kit
Subtonic +++ ,surface Texture measuring
equipment orsatt apparatus
department over a period of last 10 to 15 years has developed excellent support with the
local industries in Goa. Department regularly
organizes field visits of students to these industries & takes up
project work for students. The staff members
of the department associate with the industry through guidance of industry based Project
Work organization of Continuing Education
Programmes for Industry Personnel and consultancy work.
department with the help of expert faculty
from industry and product manufacturers organizes refresher programmes for Industry
Personnel in different areas. Some of such
programmes which have been organized by the department till date are
day seminar on Corrosion and
Three day seminar on Welding
Short term courses on Barge engine
operation & Maintenance
Four day seminar on Welding and
Fabrication a knowledge update
highly qualified staff, well equipped laboratories and through the experience gained over
the year. Mechanical Engineering department is geared up to meet the academic expectations of
the students and the Industry.
Mechanical Engineering Department