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Conference on Mechanical Engineering & Technology

Organised by
Mechanical Engineering Society, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology, (Banaras Hindu University) Varanasi, INDIA.


About The Department
About MES

About The Department

The Department of Mechanical Engineering came into existence in 1919 under the leadership of Prof. Charles A. King, the first Head of Department and Principal of the erstwhile Banaras Engineering College (BENCO), having steered through its establishment days and shaped its contours by his remarkable vision. Subsequently over the past ninety five years, the department has quadrupled, growing manifolds gradually to become not only the largest Department in the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) section but surpassing all sections over the campus of the Banaras Hindu University.

The Department is known for producing and training the excellent minds of the nation. It has produced more than 15000 graduates and more than 5000 postgraduates. Apart from this, the department has to its credit many PhD's. Awarded during the period 1995-2014. The post graduate and doctoral program in the Department is well established and infrastructural facilities exist for studies and research in a wide range of specialization which include Machine Design, Production Engineering, Thermal & Fluid Engineering & Industrial Management. The faculty is highly qualified with a vast experience in various fields of Mechanical Engineering.

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