Mechanical Engineering activities at the Avanthi Institute of Engineering & Technology commenced in 2005. The Department is accredited with NBA. The annual intake of this Department is 180 students.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers a richly integrated curriculum of education and research to its students. The Department offers Masters programme (M.Tech. CAD/CAM). Students have a variety of opportunities to investigate a broad range of research in thrust areas. Some of the specific areas include Thermal engineering, R&AC, CAD/CAM, and Automobile Engineering. Much of the research is conducted within the department, but many projects are carried out in collaboration with other departments and centres on campus, as well as with other R&D institutions and national laboratories in the country and abroad. The faculty, students and staff author have research publications annually in leading national and international journals and conferences. Several of the faculty are fellow of various national academies in science and engineering, and have received recognition in the form of national and international awards. The alumni and staff of this department occupy high positions in institutions of higher learning, research laboratories and industries in India and abroad.