Mechanical Engineering

About the Department

The department was established in the year in 2003 with an intake of 60 students. The department is well equipped with full - fledged lab facility to meet the academic requirement . It has independent library, seminar hall, internet centre and computer centre with more than 100 systems to facilitate teaching CAD, CAM, SOLID EDGE, ANSYS and CNC software's. Since 2010, the intake was increased to 120 students. The department has highly qualified, experienced, dedicated and result oriented staff members. The department emphasizes on Research and Development to enlarger extent and the project works carried out by our students has brought laurels to the department and institution by winning awards at a various levels. We are proud to say that our department has R & D centre recognized by VTU, Belgaum. The department has a mechanical engineering forum(AVENTURA), a platform to share the talents, technology updates by the students, staff and outside resource persons.

Many of our alumni are placed in renowned companies like BARC, Robert Bosch, Aditya Auto, TCS, Sandhar Technologies, Triveni Engineering etc. and few are pursuing post-gradations in abroad.

HoD'S Profile

Dr. M. Sreenivasa Reddy obtained his B.E degree from University BDT College of Engineering, Davangere, M.Tech from BMS college of Engineering, Bangalore and Ph.D from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University – Hyderabad (JNTUH). Having an excellent academic track throughout, he came into the academics 18 years ago with choice and passion after stint of 2 years in the industry.

Dr. M S Reddy is serving at R.L. Jalappa Institute of Technology since from the year 2001 (inception of the institution). He has Authored / Coauthored 6 text books with titles Operations Research, Elements of Mechanical Engineering, Operations Management, Basic Management Skills, Constitution of India and Professional Ethics and Engineering Graphics. All these titles are well received by the concerned students and teaching fraternity throughout the state.

He has presented / published 21 technical papers in various national / international conferences and journals of repute. He is a resource person in the areas of engineering materials, energy resources, optimization techniques, global warming etc., and has delivered 08 invited talks / expert lectures at various institutions. He is a key instrumental person in setting up subsidized district level energy park sanctioned by Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) at RLJIT campus. His areas of interest includes optimization techniques, energy and environment for future generations, value oriented education etc.,

He is a life member of various professional bodies such as Indian Society for Technical Education, Institution of Engineers (I), Tribology Society of India and Operational Research Society of India. He is a receipt of ” Rastria Vidya Gaurav Gold Medal Award” from ISC – New Delhi in the year 2011 for his achievements in the chosen field and his profile has been included in achievers of `International Institute of Education and Management`. So far, he has guided 28 UG and 08 PG projects including for IIIE, BITS-PILANI courses. Dr. M S Reddy is a voracious reader and strongly opines that education should impart values, morals and ethics in all the walks of life of an individual.

Dr. M. Sreenivasa Reddy B.E, M.Tech, Ph.D, MISTE, FIE, C.Engg.,(I)
  • To provide graduates with a resilient foundation in the field of mechanical engineering fundamentals and exploring engineering problems and to concoct them for higher erudition.
  • To augment the capability to analyze the necessities, ascertain the technical description and articulate the innovative elucidation by applying skills and principles.
  • To ripen the students in strategy and decision makingwhich meets the need of various employers
  • To prepare the students to work as teamon arising cutting edge technologies with good communiquétalents and leadership potentials.


To impart Quality Technical Education through innovative practices and prepare graduates to face the Global World.

Vision :

To achieve excellence in Technical Education driven by professional Ethics and Personality Development.

  • Dr. M. Sreenivasa Reddy, Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Principal Authored Operations Research (revised / 4th edition) published by Cengage Learning India Pvt. Ltd.,. Editorial Member for Springer Publication: ASISA -16. He Was been a resource person / guest for the various events and activities such as technical invited talks, workshops / conferences, NSS etc.,
  • M RaviKumar, Reddappa H N and Suresh R, “Mechanical and Wear behavior of Al7075/Al2O3/SiC Hybrid Composite”, ELSEVIER, Materials Today: Proceedings 5 (2018) 5573-5579.
  • Hanumanthegowda, Rajendra Prasad P “Influence of Heat Treatment on Corrosion Resistance of A356/RHA/Al2O3 Based Hybrid Composites” Material Today: Proceedings 4 (2017), ELSEVIER, Volume 4, Issue 10, pp 10870-10878, ISSN 2214-7853.
  • Gowrishankar T P, Manjunath L H, Jegadeeswaran N, “The Properties of Al Metal Matrix Composite: A Review” International Journal of Advances in Scientific Research and Engineering (IJASRE), Vol. 3. Special Issue 8, August-2017


Dr. Srinivasa Reddy.M Professor & HOD & Principal
K.R.Suchendra Associate Professor & HOD
B.E, M.Tech,(Ph.D)
Dr. Hanumanthe Gowda Associate Professor
Raghavendra Prasad Assistant Professor
B.E, M.Tech,(Ph.D)
Lokesh Yadav. B. R Assistant Professor
B.E, M.Tech,(Ph.D)
Harish. R. S Assistant Professor
Vijay Praveen.P.M Assistant Professor
B.E, M.Tech
Dr.Sunil Kumar .K Assistant Professor
B.E, M.Tech,Ph.D
Dr.Ravikumar.B.M Assistant Professor
B.E, M.Tech,Ph.D
Vinay.A.N Assistant Professor
B.E, M.Tech
Jaganath Reddy Assistant Professor
B.E, M.Tech,(Ph.D)
Nagesh.H.C Assistant Professor
B.E, M.Tech,(Ph.D)
Gowri Shankar.T.P Assistant Professor
B.E, M.Tech,(Ph.D)
Lakshminarayan.T.H Assistant Professor
B.E, M.Tech,(Ph.D)
Shilpa.T.V Assistant Professor
B.E, M.Tech
Kumara Swamy.J Assistant Professor
B.E, M.Tech,(Ph.D)
Dr. Srinivas.K.G Associate Professor
B.E, M.Tech, Ph.D


Mr. Ravi M C Foreman
Mr. Naveen Kumar Computer lab Asst
Mr. Thyagarajamurthy Store Keeper
Mr. Shaukathyat Technical Consultant
Mr. HanumanthaRayappa Skilled Asst
Mr. Keshavamurthy Asst Instructor
Mr. LakshamanaGowda Asst Instructor
Mr. Muniraju.K.S Asst Instructor
Mr. Ravikumar T V Asst. Welder