B.Tech.(ME)-Lateral Entry

About Course

After completing Diploma in ME a student can get entry in the 2nd year of Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech- Lateral Entry) in mechanical engineering. It provides knowledge on the subjects ranging from fundamental engineering to core mechanical engineering.

The program also provides practical knowledge on the concepts of applied mechanical engineering. This course provides wide career opportunities to the job aspirants. Major industries that recruit mechanical engineers include automobile, space research, aeronautical, energy and utilities, air conditioning, manufacturing and production industries etc.

Mechanical engineers also have great potential in the government sector, which includes huge manufacturing industries like oil and gas refineries, agro-industries etc. With the development of latest technological innovations, new opportunities came into existence for mechanical engineers such as nanotechnology, additive manufacturing, development of shape memory alloys, various types of composite materials, biomedical applications, environmental protection etc.

Eligibility Criteria & Duration

Eligibility: For taking admission directly into the 2nd year of B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering) Aspirants must ensure a minimum aggregate of 45% in B.Sc (PCM) or must have completed three year diploma course.

Duration: 3 years

Fee Structure

Academic Year Tution Fee Book Bank NPTEL Examination Fee Total
BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (MECHANICAL ENGINEERING) [LATERAL ENTRY] 3 years. 55000 2000 3600 Semester Pattern 76600


  • Research and industry-focused curricula.
  • Experiential learning in modern and advanced laboratories.
  • Strengthen chances to be a part of international seminars.
  • Scope for higher studies in foreign universities.
  • Profound learning and research experience through textbooks and prototypes.
  • Career opportunities in industries like Automobile, Aeronautical, Railway, Oil exploration etc.

Career Prospects

After completion of B.Tech in mechanical engineering students have multiple career opportunities at various positions like:

  • Mechanical Device Engineer,
  • Manufacturing Engineer,
  • Design Engineer,
  • Power Engineer,
  • Process Development Engineer,
  • Mechatronics Engineer,
  • Electro-Mechanical Engineer,
  • Engineering Consultant,
  • Renewable Energy Consultant,
  • Systems Engineer,
  • Applications Engineer,
  • Packaging Engineer,
  • Sales Engineer, Technical Content Writer.