Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (DME)
Minimum Duration: 3 Years
Maximum Duration: 6 Years
Course Fee: Rs. 12,500
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar
a) (i) 10th pass with 55 per cent marks; or
(ii) 10th pass with ITI certificate; or
(iii) 10th pass with Certificate in Motorcycle Service and Repair (CMSR) of IGNOU; or
(iv) 12th pass with Maths, Physics and Chemistry and
b) Candidates should be employed in Central or State-level manufacturing industries or in public or private manufacturing industries or in other related organisations employing similar manpower or self-employed in equivalent capacity.
Programme Coordinator - Dr. K . Tamil Mannan.
Note: Programme fee is per semester
The Diploma Programme in Mechanical Engineering seeks to provide more accessible and quality education and training to manufacturing/ production personnel to meet the real work needs of manufacturing/ production industry and prepare them for the changes in techniques, technologies, markets and employment patterns. This Programme has been designed to enhance quality and productivity of manufacturing/production personnel.
The Diploma is equivalent to Diploma offered by the Technical Education System and is equivalent to any of the similar diplomas offered by and other university/ polytechnic in India.
The broad objectives of this Programme are to:
- Offer need based and tailor-made academic programme for the specific need of supervisory level manpower engaged in manufacturing/production;
- Upgrade and modernise the technical know-how of those engaged in the manufacturing/ production-related activities, apart from the fresh entrants to the manufacturing/ production industry desirous of advancing their careers in manufacturing/ production; and
- Provide better industry-education linkage by matching learners educational needs while collaborating with professional bodies and technical institutions