Academic Lecture: Innovation in Engine Technology and Education

Academic Lecture: Innovation in Engine Technology and Education

On Thursday August 28th 2014, Mechanical Engineering hosted an academic lecture on Innovation in Engine Technology and Education. The lecture was given by Professor Katsuyuki Ohsawa from Innovation Center for Engineering Education, Tottori University, Japan. The lecture was attended by mechanical department staff members and engineering workshop staff members. it was a real eye opener to the participants especially in the design development processes that were highlighted by the key speaker. His lecture also gave a glimpse of what the worldwide famous car manufacturer- Toyota spirit embodies( Take the lead whenever  to the treads, devoting… Continue reading →

5th Year final project presentation- Semester one, 2014

5th Year final project presentation-  Semester one, 2014

The end of first semester saw very innovative project presentations from our fifth year students. The projects mainly concentrated on the design, fabrication and testing of the work each group of students had. At this stage of presentation (1st semester), quite a number of students were on good track to ensuring the projects become successful. Many students were through with the design phases and will proceed with fabrication come second semester. For those still lagging behind, more work needs to be done especially by the students and their supervisors. a. b. Fifth year students (Gitaari… Continue reading →

May-August Exams begins

Mechanical Engineering department would like to wish all the students the best as they sit for the semester’s exams. We know that you have worked hard throughout the semester, now just be patient and keen as you take your exams.