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2023 5th Year Project Presentations

2023 5th Year Project Presentations
In December 2023, the 5th years presented the projects they had been working on. This process involved research, analysis, report writing, fabrication and demonstration. The final year students demonstrated to their respective panelists how their projects work and if the data they presented was true.

Industrial Visit

Industrial Visit
4th year students visited Mabati Rolling Mills (MRM) in November, 2023. The industrial visits provide an opportunity to the students to apply the knowledge they have learnt in class. The industry benefits by interacting with these young minds and providing opportunities for attachments and ... Continue reading →

SoMMME Fun Day 2023

SoMMME Fun Day 2023
SoMMME held its annual fun day on 19th October, 2023. The departments of Mechanical, Mechatronics, Mining and Marine engineering were represented by both lecturers and students. The aim of the fun day is to bring the lecturers and students togethers to have fun and exercise. Some activities ... Continue reading →

1st Year’s Orientation

1st Year’s Orientation
The 1st years cohort 2023 were welcomed to Mechanical Engineering by members of staff of the department on 8th September 2023. The lecturers introduced themselves and gave a word of encouragement and advise to the new students. They were oriented on the workings of the department and what is ... Continue reading →

SoMMME Sports Day 2022

SoMMME Sports Day 2022
School of Mechanical, Manufacturing and Materials Engineering (SoMMME) held its annual sports day on 14th November, 2022. This was a wonderful opportunity for lecturers and students to interract outside the classroom. The participants competed in bike riding, football, races and tag of war. The ... Continue reading →

May-July 2022 Internal Attachment

May-July 2022 Internal Attachment
2nd year students go through internal attachment after their end-of-semester exams. This is done at the engineering workshops where they interact and use the machines. Some of the processes they go through include welding, plumbing, carpentry, foundry and machine processing.

2021 5th Year Project Presentations

2021 5th Year Project Presentations
In December 2021, 5th year students presented their final year presentations. The students presented orally their designs then later demonstrated to the workings of the fabricated prototypes. These projects help the students apply all the principles that they learn during the 5 year course. The ... Continue reading →