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The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate (Masters's and Ph.D.) programs. The undergraduate (UG) is a 04 (four) years program where students commence after completing year 12. The admission battle is highly competitive and takes place under written transparent admission tests. The best come here.      

The postgraduate program includes; Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (M. Sc. Engg.), Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (M. Engg.), and a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D.). For a full-time student, the standard duration of the M. Sc Engg. and M. Engg. degree is 02 (two) years. For a full-time PhD student, the standard duration of the degree is 03 (three) years. The title of the degree and abbreviation are shown below:  

Undergraduate program:

"Bachelor of Science and Engineering" abbreviated as B.Sc. Engineering (B. Sc. Engg.).

Postgraduate program:

1. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering abbreviated as M.Sc. Engg. (ME).     

 2. Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering abbreviated as M. Engg. (ME).    

 3. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering abbreviated as Ph. D.

Minimum credit hour requirement for the degree:  

Degree Theory Thesis Project Total
B. Sc. Engg.          -- -- -- 160
M. Sc. Engg.  18 18 -- 36
M. Engg. 30 -- 6 36
Ph. D. 9 45 -- 54

Key Qualifying Requirement: 

  • B. Sc. Engg. student must earn 160 credits with a CGPA not less than 2.0 (out of 4.0)
  • A student must earn a minimum CGPA of 3.00 (out of 4.0) for M. Sc Engg. and M. Engg. degree where 3.25 for the Ph.D. degree.
  • M. Sc. Engg. student must have a conference or journal paper from his research work
  • A Ph.D. student must have at least 03 conference papers and at least 02 refereed journals from his research work.    

Academic ordinance:

The academic ordinance and Syllabus for PG:

Academic Calendar:

The PG academic calendar for 2023-2024:

Postgraduate online portal:

For the PG circular please see the link here:  RUET-HSMS