“Manufacturing is more than just putting parts together. It’s coming up with ideas, testing principles and perfecting the engineering as well as final assembly.”

Department of Mechanical Engineering

About the Department

Mechanical Engineering Department at Rajiv Gandhi Government Engineering College Kangra at Nagrota Bagwan, H.P. (India) is one of the oldest departments of the institute, since the institute was started by Government of Himachal Pradesh in 2014 with two other branches of engineering. The workshop of the department was the very first facility created by the department for the training of 1st-year students among all branches of engineering. In the recent past, the department was also approved as one of the research centers of H.P. Technical University, Hamirpur for Ph.D. programs-which shall be started by university. As a measure of excellence – to which the department is devoted, many of the graduate students have reached positions of eminence in both government and private sectors. The Mechanical Engineering Department currently offers the following undergraduate program: 1.B. Tech. (Mechanical Engineering) – with an intake of 60 students. The B. Tech. The program is affiliated to H.P. Technical University, Hamirpur, and is approved by AICTE New Delhi. The program is fully supported by H.P. Govt. for the purpose of establishment of laboratories, and human resources. The department currently has eight (08) faculty members at various cadre levels and govt. schemes (including SWF scheme) and one (01) Lab. Assistant (SWF). All the faculty rooms are well furnished through World Bank-sponsored and NPIU implemented TEQIP-III project. The department has developed a state of the art laboratories with inputs received from senior faculty and staff of NIT Hamirpur, IIT Mandi, and industries. Some of the equipment is at par with best among those in the state. The modern CAD Lab consists of ultra-fast computers with very high specifications as available in one of the best institutions and computing labs in-country.

HoD’s Message

Dr.  (Associacte Prof.) Mohit Dhiman

Our Vision

To become the best and most promising engineering department amongst all engineering colleges of the state imparting quality technical education in Civil Engineering”.


 Our Mission

  • To foster the spirit of innovation, entrepreneurship and life-long learning in students.

  • To provide state of the art lab facilities for academic and research growth of students as well as faculty.

  • To strive hard for producing students which are employable, industry-ready and dedicated for welfare of the society.

  • To give exposure of latest technological advancements and sustainable construction practices to the students.

  • To imbibe professional ethics, managerial skills and human values in students.

Program Educational Objectives

  • To make the students understand and analyse various Civil Engineering concepts/principles and apply them to design various Civil Engineering structures.

  • To train the students for sustainable infrastructural development and environment friendly construction practices.

  • To give exposure to students about emerging fields and innovative technological advancements in Civil Engineering.

  • To imbibe human values, professional ethics and managerial skills amongst students.

  • To make the students industry ready and employable by giving them real life projects and undergoing industrial training/internship during course of study.

Program Outcomes

  • Students are able to analyse and design modern Civil Engineering structures.

  • Students are able to contribute in sustainable infrastructural development of the nation.

  • As a practicing Civil Engineer, students are able to make innovations and use latest available techniques in construction.

  • Students prove to be good managers in the field, they follow ethical professional practices and above all prove to be a good human being.

  • Industry is ready to employ students in real world of work with handsome package.

Faculty Members

Dr. Mohit Dhiman
Dr. Mohit DhimanAssociate Professor and HoD ME
email: mohitdhiman@gmail.com
Contact No.:
Mr. Ankush Banyal
Mr. Ankush BanyalAssistant Professor
Contact No.: 9736251987
Mr. Anil Pundir
Mr. Anil PundirAssitant Professor
Contact No.: 7018243390
Mr. Raman Sharma
Mr. Raman SharmaAssitant Professor
Contact No.: 9418030643
Mr. Harish Kumar Nirala
Mr. Harish Kumar NiralaAssitant Professor
Contact No.: 9877244186
Mr. Archit Sharma
Mr. Archit SharmaAssitant Professor
Contact No.: 9418306002
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