At the Masters level, the school offers programmes in CAD/CAM, Manufacturing, Mechatronics and Automotive Specializations.
M.Tech -(Smart Mobility) offered from 2024-25
The M.Tech in Automotive Engineering programme deals with learning the inner mechanisms of automobiles and their engines. The programme also offers the domains of advancements in the entire production process of cars from planning, designing, manufacturing, and testing of modern automobiles.
Automotive Body and Chassis Systems / Engine Combustion and Emission / Automotive Transmission System / Automotive Electrical and Electronics / Vehicle Dynamics
Alternate Fuels / Engine Design and Development / Powertrain Tribology / Automotive Emission Control / Battery and Fuel Cell / Vehicle and Engine Testing / Vehicle Safety and Lighting / Vehicle Maintenance and Diagnostics / Vehicle Aerodynamics / Vehicle Crashworthiness / Design of Vehicle Drivelines / Noise, Vibration and Harshness / Computational Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer / Hybrid Electric Vehicles / Finite Element Methods
The Master of Engineering in Manufacturing Engineering is a 2 year professional degree programme that is intended to prepare the student to assume a role of technical leadership in the manufacturing industries. The degree is aimed at practitioners who will use this knowledge to become leaders in existing, as well emerging, manufacturing companies. Students will gain both a broad understanding of the many facets of manufacturing such as additive manufacturing technologies, finite element methods in manufacturing, computer integrated manufacturing, advanced materials and characterization, statistical data analysis, and mechatronics & automation.
Finite Element Methods in Manufacturing / Computer Integrated Manufacturing / Advanced Materials and Characterization / Modern Machining Processes / Quality and Reliability Engineering / Mechatronics & Automation
Metrology and Non-destructive Testing / Optimization Techniques / Micro and Nano Manufacturing / Casting and Welding Technology / Virtual Manufacturing / Theory of Metal Forming / Sustainable Manufacturing / Supply Chain and Logistics Management / Manufacturing System Simulation / Maintenance Engineering / Manufacturing Information Systems / Design and Analysis of Experiments / Advanced Tool Engineering / Laser Material Processing / Additive Manufacturing Technology / Industrial Surface Engineering
|Advanced Materials Processing and Testing Lab||CNC Lathe Machine, High Speed Lathe Machine, Force Dynamometer, Electric Discharge Machine(Spark Erosion), MQL System, Hybrid Laser GMA Welding Power Source With Robot, CNC Vertical Milling Machine, Heavy Duty Lathe, Hydraulic Universal Testing Machine, Surface Profilometer, Contact Angle Measurement System, CNC Wirecut Electro Discharge Machine|
|CAM Lab||CATIA V6 SOFTWARE, ALTEM 3D SCANNER, CADEM Software, MASTER CAM FOR SOLIDWORKS, SOLID CAST SOFTWARE, CNC Machines EMCO Concept Turn-55 & Mill55, COMSOL SOFTWARE|
|Composite Lab||Micro Tensile Machine-Computer Controlled, High Temperature Split Tube Furnace, Humidity Chamber, Hot Press Machine, Injection Molding, Twin Screw Extruder, Flat Sheet Casting Machine, Charpy Impact Testing, Ultrasonic Liquid Processor, Tripple Roller Milling Machine, Heat Deflection Temperature Tester|
|Computer Aided Design Lab||Solidworks 2018-19, MDO-Web ver.4.0, LSDYNA 971, ANSYS 20, DFMA 10.2|
|Digi-Man (Digital Manufacturing) Lab||Metal 3D printer (SLM), 3D Scanner, SLS 3D Printer, FDM 3D printer, SLA 3D Printer|
|Foundry Shop||Universal Strength Machine, Stir Casting Furnace(Tilting Furnace 1200 Degree C), Sand Mixer Machine, Sand Muller Machine, Vacuum Furnace, Stir and hydraulic casting furnace, Horizontal rotary centrifugal casting machine|
|Machine Shop||CNC Advanced Micro Machining Station, CNC Milling machine, Turnmaster-40 All Geared Head Lathe, Batliboi-Shaping Machine, Batlibio FA3U Universal Milling M/c, HMC/SURAJ Geared Head Universal Milling Machine, EIFCO make Gear Hobber, Eifco ? Slotting Machine, EIFCO Radial Drilling Machine, Tool and Cutter Grinder (SG3), Hydraulic Surface Grinding Machine, Vertical Ram Turret Milling machine, Batliboi make Radial Drilling Machine (BR-515), Syscon Lathe Tool Dynamometer|
|Materials Engineering Technology Lab||Metallurgical Microscope, Hot Mounting press, Polishing Machine Fully Automatic, Optical Microscope Camera and Software, Vickers Hardness Tester, Electronic Tensometer, Binocular Metallurgical Microscope, Digital Ultrasonic Flaw Detector, Tubular Furnace, Weighing Balance, Digital Rockwell Hardness Testing Machine, Double Disc Polishing Machine, Trinocular Metallurgical Microscope Camera and Software, Digital Rockwell Hardness Tester, Metallurgical Macroscope, Electro Chemical Work Station, Optical Microscope, Indfurr Inert Atmospheric High Temperature Tubular Furnace, Double Disc Polisher Machine, Double Disc Two Speed Grinder Polisher|
|Mechatronics Lab||Bldc Servomotor, Automatic Electronics Control System With Accessories (Scada), Modular Automation Production System, Ni-Pxie Kit, Amesim Multi Domain Mechatronics Simulation Software Bundel, Beckoff Automation Soft Plc Trainer Kit, Electro Hydraulics Kit, Hydraulic Simulation Software, Regulated Power Supply, Hydraulic Gear Motor, Comsol Multiphysics, Module, Plc Trainer Kits And Accessories, High Speed Image Processing, Electro Hydraulics And Plc Kit, Box High Precision Flow Sensor, Pressure Sensor,Ci Sensor Reader, High Resolution Image Processing, Ai Nvidia Robo X, Vission Development Module, Sushma Rotary Torque Angle Sensor,Signal Conditioner, Pneumatic System With Plc, Electromagnetic Clutch Brake And Rotary Encoder, Pneumatic Simulation Software, Electric Cylinder System, Flow Sensor,Cable Set,Hm20-2X/250,|
|Metal Forming Lab||2 Hi Hot & 4 Hi Cold Roll Mill, Hydraulic Press, Tensile Testing Machine, Impact Testing Machine, Fatigue Testing Machine, Ericson Cup Tester|
|Metal Matrix Composites Lab||Hydraulic press, Ultrasonic liquid processor, Dry aberration tester, Portable X-ray Spectroscopy, Planetary ball mill|
|Robotics Lab||Formula All Code Deluxe Class Set, 4- Channel Universal analog input, Makit- Master Creative Engineers Kit, Adams software, Fanuc Rob guide Academic Package, Beck off motion control module with I/O Terminal, Function Generator, Mobil Robot -I, 4- Channel Current output module, Industrial Robot-II, Compact Dates Acquisition Chassis, Analog i/o Module for Fanuc Robot, 5 g PK Tri -Axial Accelerometer, Mobil Robot -II, Kuka robot, Collaborative Robot (universial robot), Industrial Robot-I, 2- Channel Oscilloscope-Digital Storage|
|Welding Shop||TIG Welding Machine, MIG Welding Machine, Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Machine, MIG Welding Machine (KEMPI), Friction Stir Welding Machine -NC|
Vellore Institute of Technology is one of the premier institutions offering a two-year master's degree programin CAD/CAM. This program provides knowledge and skills to students in the domain areas such as computer-aided design, computer-aided manufacturing, finite element methods, design for manufacture and assembly, computational fluid dynamics, CNC technology and programming, catering to the needs of industries related to Design and Manufacturing. The project-based learning approach is utilized to develop the skills of the students to make them ‘industry-ready’. Students are trained using World-class facilities in laboratories having CNC machines, Automation systems, along with the following software: SOLIDWORKS, Ansys, Abaqus, Fusion 360, PTC Creo, DFMA, LS-DYNA, Mastercam and CFD.
Advanced Mechanics of Solids / Applied Materials Engineering / Computer Graphics and Geometric Modelling / Finite Element Methods / Integrated Manufacturing Systems / Advanced Vibration Engineering
Advanced Finite Element Methods / Computational Fluid Dynamics / Design For Manufacture And Assembly / Product Design And Life Cycle Management / Fracture Mechanics / Manufacturing and Mechanics Of Composites Materials / Design and Analysis of Experiments / Computational and Experimental Vibration Analysis And Control / Optimisation Methods / Design Thinking And Innovation / Machine Fault Diagnostics / Computer Aided Process Planning / Additive Manufacturing Technology / CNC Technology and Programming / Advanced Manufacturing Technology / Statistics and Quality Management / Vehicle Dynamics / Vehicle Aerodynamics / Industrial/Research Internship
|1. Computer Aided Machine Drawing lab||Solidworks , ANSYS , DFMA , ABAQUS , LS-DYNA , Pro/E (PTC Cero) , Computer Workstations (243) , Servers (7)|
|2. Dynamics and Vibration Lab||Single-Two Rotor System (torsional vibration) , Balancing of Reciprocating Masses , Coriolis component of acceleration , Whirling of shaft apparatus Universal Vibration Apparatus Set up , Motorized gyroscope , CAM and FOLLOWER Apparatus , CAM and FOLLOWER Apparatus , Universal Vibration Apparatus , Universal Governor , Universal Governor , STATIC and DYNAMIC BALANCE apparatus , Digital Tachometer(Contact type) , Digital Tachometer(Non -Contact type)|
|3.Non Destructive Testing Lab||Ultrasonic Equipment (conventional) with Probes and calibration block, Phased array & Ultrasonic C scan immersion Equipment, EDDY CURRENT FLAW DETECTOR, Magnetic particle testing power source with prod se, Dye penetrant testing (PT) KIT(Both visual and fluorescent method) with UV lamp facility|
|4. Noise Vibration and Harshness Laboratory||Vibration Analysis Setup, Vibration Shaker System, Non- Contact Vibrometer (Telemetry), Low Velocity Impact Setup (Drop Weight), High Velocity Impact System, Hot Air Oven, Hydrostatic Pressure Test Rig, Acoustic Chamber, Digital Image Correlation Device, Bearing fault simulator|
Vellore Institute of Technology is one of the premier institutions to offer two year master degree program in Mechatronics from the year 2001. It is a unique program which aims to provide cross disciplinary engineering knowledge and skills to the students in the domain areas of mechanical design, electronics, embedded computing, and control system for catering the needs of modern industries related to automation and mechatronic product development. Project based learning approach is followed for enhancing the applied knowledge in understanding the underlying concepts of mechatronics. All the students in M.Tech Mechatronics Program will be trained using state of the art laboratory facilities involving sensors, actuators, embedded controllers, hydraulics, pneumatics and robotics along with the software tools like MATLAB Simulink, ADAMS, PICOSOFT, SoftPLC, Labview and Python.
Advanced Sensors and Instrumentation / Actuators and Drives / Robot dynamics and Programming / System design and Control / Industrial Controllers
Manufacturing Automation / Machine Vision Systems / Mobile and Autonomous Robots / MEMS and Microsystems / Fluid Power System Design / Data acquisition and Digital Signal Processing / Advanced Control systems / Embedded systems / Autotronics and Vehicle Intelligence / Intelligent Systems / Wireless Sensor Networks / Virtual Reality and Haptics / Condition Monitoring Techniques / Bio-Mechatronics / Industrial Process Automation / Internet of Things and Smart Manufacturing / Industry/Research Internship
|1. Mechatronics Lab||Electro hydraulics kit, Pneumatic System with PLC, Digital Multi-meter, Electro hydraulics and PLC kit, PLC Trainer Kits and accessories, Automatic Electronics Control System with Accessories (SCADA), Beckoff Automation Soft PLC Trainer Kit, UPS Power Supply (Donkey Power Systems Pvt. Ltd.), Electronic Workbench, AI NVIDIA ROBO X, Electric cylinder system, Torque and Angle sensor, NI-PXIe kit, Hydraulic Gear Motor, Electromagnetic Clutch Brake, Rotary Encoder, Vission Development Module, Regulated Power Supply|
|2. Robotics LAB||Lego Mindstroms, KUKA robotics, MAKIT -MASTER CREATIVE ENGINEERS KIT, X Box one Kinect sensor & X box one mercerforkinect for windows, University Motion Bundle (ADAMS SOFTWARE), Air Compressor, Two axis motion control system, NI Universal Analog Input module , Digital Oscilloscope , Functional Generator , Fanuc Robo-guide Academic Package., Servomax Make 3KVA,3Phase Isolation Transformer , Fanuc Robot LRMate 200iD/7L, Current output (card), Universal robot , Fanuc Robot M6iB, Fanuc Analog i/o Module -, Tri -Axial Accelerometer, Mobil Robot (Quanser-Qbot2e), Mobil Robot (Turtle Bot V2), Formula All Code Deluxe Class Set, SCARA Robot|
|3. Instrumentation Laboratory||Pressure Measurement trainer, Displacement Trainer using LVDT, Strain Measurement Trainer, Load Cell Trainer Module, Thermo Couple Module, Thermistor Module, RTD Module, Humidity & Temperature Measurement Module, Instrumentation amplifier Trainer, Piezo Electric Transducer Trainer with Vibration Exciter, Level Measurement Trainer, Angular Displacement Module, Displacement Measurement Trainer using LVRT, LDR/Photo Diode/Photo Transistor Trainer kit, National Instruments, LMS - Vibration Analyzer, Speed measurement trainer with stroboscope module, Proving Ring apparatus, Torque setup, Tilt sensing experimental setup, Force experimental setup, Energy/power experimental_setup, Acoustic Test Chamber|
M.Tech Mechanical engineering with specialization in cyber physical systems is a two year master degree program which aims to enhance the fundamental knowledge and multidisciplinary engineering skills of the students related to mechatronics, automation, smart factory, digital manufacturing, robotics, industrial internet of things, artificial intelligence and machine learning, wireless sensor networks, virtual reality for meeting the emerging industrial requirements and recent technology developments.
Mechatronics and Cyber-Physical Systems / System Modeling and Simulation / Smart Mobility and Intelligent Vehicles / Digital Manufacturing and Factory Automation / Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning
IIoT and Cloud Computing / Virtual Reality & Augmented Reality / MEMS in Cyber Physical / Applied Robotics and Programming / Hybrid and Electric Automotive Vehicle systems / Cyber-Security in Design and Manufacturing / Transportation Cyber Physical Systems / Smart Health Technology / Digital Systems Design and Architecture / Data Science and Analytics / Wireless Networking of Embedded Systems / Multi-Agent System / Control System Analysis and Design
M.Tech Applied Computational Fluid Dynamics is a unique Masters program developed under the framework of Erasmus+ KA2 Capacity Building in the field of Higher Education in collaboration with renowned European and Asian Global Universities. This combines a state-of-the-art training in research grade Fluid Mechanical applications so that engineering-based life skills are acquired. It will equip graduands with core concepts of applied mathematics and engineering along with a thorough knowledge of all associated computer architecture, modelling techniques and programming languages. It will professionally empower graduands to launch themselves in their preferred engineering careers with confidence.
High Performance Computing Facility
Fluid Mechanics Lab
Heat Transfer Lab
Thermal Engineering Systems Lab
Renewable Energy Systems Lab
Trained CFD Engineers are the need of the hour for this nation which is embarking on long term goals towards self-sufficiency. Space and Defence Missions, Power Production Sectors, Petrochemical Industries are desperately looking for the services of trained CFD engineers. Computational Fluid Dynamics has become an integral part of such industries and government R&D organisations. With an in-depth knowledge of fluid dynamics, heat transfer and associated numerical modelling, graduands are expected to be employed in major sectors such as automotive, aerospace, power sector, biomedical, process industries. Some of the major companies currently hiring CFD personnel are General Electric, Thermax, Caterpillar Inc, Cummins, Valeo, Robert Bosch, Volvo, General Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra, Mercedes-Benz, Chrysler, Daimler, Pratt & Whitney, Airbus, Boeing, Whirlpool, Blue Star, Johnson Controls, Shell, Bloom Energy and Apollo Tyres. Most of them already have a presence in the VIT campus and selected students will have an in-person opportunity to engage with them to be able to have a first-hand knowledge of industry requirements and career opportunities.
Transport phenomena / Advanced Fluid Dynamics / Advanced Heat Transfer / Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations / Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations Lab / Computational Fluid Dynamics Lab / Numerical Solution of the Navier-Stokes equations / Numerical Solution of the Navier-Stokes equations Lab / Advanced Computational Fluid Dynamics Lab / Turbulence Modelling
Computational Aerodynamics / Chemically Reacting Flows – Combustion / Fluid-Structure Interaction / Experimental methods for Fluid Flow / Multiphase flow / Finite Element Analysis of Solids and Fluids / High-Performance Computing / Numerical Simulation of Environmental and Atmospheric Flows / Modeling and Simulation of Energy Systems