Mechanical Engineering department of Santosh N Darade Polytechnic came into existence in 2002. The department has been evolved as centre of excellence in offering impeccable, market savoy graduates to emerge as total solution providers. This is made possible by proactive, techno savvy and committed department leadership. In addition to class room teaching learning processes students are guided and encouraged to be familiar with emerging technology subjecting them to continuous value addition .Apart from the excellent technical staff with Master degrees in various fields and our excellent infrastructure, the main reason for the excellent performance of our students is the extensive mathematical treatment of the subjects and the enormous rigor involved in teaching, learning and evaluation procedures. With frequent industrial visits our students are given fair opportunities to make up their mind for future career options, Students are also given exposure to cutting edge technologies through organizations such as ASHRAE, ISHRAE, MESA and IIME. This is a great opportunity to everybody to join with it and let your carrier to move a broad path to success. Education is manifestation of perfection in man is defined by Swami Vivekananda. This department has very young, dynamic, perfect qualified and charismatic staff to motivate our students & also to impart good education. The Department is known for the Expertise and State-of-the-art facilities especially in CAD-CAM, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Manufacturing and Production Technology, Energy Conversion, I. C. Engines, Electromechanics and also in other core areas. Experimental and computational facilities are being continuously upgraded. Industry interaction has been increased with industrial visits and arranging expert lectures by industry personnel and carrying out the industry sponsored projects for students. The students actively involve in various reputed contests of national and international repute like ROBOCON, Tech Fest, and technical competitions in various colleges and also credited number of Winner titles to the department. We have various students chapters like SAE, IEEE and ISTE Students’ chapters guided by faculty mentors for the overall development of the students. The department does conduct guiding sessions and mock tests for students for exams like GATE, GRE etc.