Mechanical engineering, perhaps the broadest and most diverse of engineering disciplines, provides an excellent opportunity for careers not only in engineering, but also in many other inter-disciplinary fields. At IIT Madras, the wide-ranging and fully accredited undergraduate and graduate programmes aim at developing creativity, practical and transferrable skills as well as intellect. This keeps our graduates in strong demand from a broad spectrum of industrial, government and commercial organizations.

Department of Mechanical Engineering at IIT Madras offers courses both at undergraduate and graduate levels. The degree programs offered by the department are