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UG Degree

Mechanical Engineering
(Lateral Entry)


Course Overview

B. Tech Mechanical Engineering (Lateral Entry) is a four-year undergraduate program that allows diploma holders to directly enter the second year of the B Tech program. The course is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the principles and practices of mechanical engineering.

The course curriculum covers a wide range of topics including mechanics, thermodynamics, materials science, manufacturing processes, design of machine elements, instrumentation and control, and robotics. Students also gain knowledge in areas such as computer-aided design, simulation, and modelling.

The program also includes practical training through laboratory work, industrial visits, and internships, which helps students to gain hands-on experience and apply theoretical knowledge to real-world scenarios.

The course prepares students for a variety of career paths, including roles in research and development, design, manufacturing, maintenance, and operations. Graduates can find employment opportunities in industries such as aerospace, automotive, energy, and manufacturing.

Upon completion of the program, graduates will have developed a range of skills, including problem-solving, critical thinking, technical communication, and team working. They will also be equipped with the knowledge and skills required to pursue advanced studies in mechanical engineering or related fields.

Overall, B Tech Mechanical Engineering (Lateral Entry) is an excellent program for students who have completed a diploma in mechanical engineering and want to pursue a bachelor's degree in the field. The program provides a solid foundation in both theoretical and practical aspects of mechanical engineering, preparing graduates for successful careers in the industry.

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Designed to Produce Future-Ready Engineers

At GLA University, we emphasize education beyond classrooms with project-based learning to ensure our students imbibe what the industry requires.
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    New-Gen IEDC

    to incubate start-up ideas of students

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    Industrial Labs

    by SIEMENS & Rockwell Automation

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    Highly Experienced

    drawn from IITs & NITs

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    Project-Based Learning

    with case studies & live projects

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    Guest Lectures

    by eminent thought leaders from the industry

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    Top-Notch Placements

    up to Rs. 55.00 LPA

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A UG degree in Mechanical Engineering promises multiple future-proof career choices in the public & private sectors.

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  • Indian Railways 
  • Metro Rail Corporations  
  • Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)
  • Indian Army 
  • Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRD))
  • National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) & many more

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  • TATA Group
  • Mahindra & Mahindra 
  • Ashok Leyland 
  • Larsen & Turbo (L&T)
  • Kirloskar
  • Thermex
  • Godrej & many more

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  • M.Tech (Mechanical Engineering/ Allied Specializations)
  • MBA (Any Specialization)
  • Preparation for Indian Engineering Services
  • Research Projects


In the placements of previous batch, over 3000 GLAdiators have bagged offers from top recruiters from the industry.
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Why Mechanical Engineering?

Students who love moving machines never think twice before choosing Mechanical Engineering as their engineering specialization. With the EV (Electronic Vehicle) market gaining a solid foothold in the global automotive industry, the scope for mechanical engineers has broadened beyond imagination. As a result, the average salary figures have improved, many job opportunities are soaring, and there are various other factors.

Mechanical Engineers acquire the following positions:
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    Mechanical Design Engineer

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    VD Engineer

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    Solution Engineer

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    Mechanical Engineer

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    Sales Engineer

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    QC Engineer

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    Production Engineer

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    I&C Engineer

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    Chassis Durability-Senior Engineer

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    Quality Engineer




Applicants must have attained First Division in 3 years Diploma recognized by Board of Technical Education /University in corresponding branch of Engineering or B. Sc. (PCM) with minimum 60% marks.


  • 2nd Year : 1,76,000/- INR
  • 3rd Year : 1,81,000/- INR
  • 4th Year : 1,86,000/- INR