BSc Engineering (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering

With strong focus on imparting theoretical knowledge and competency based education, the BSc. Engineering (Hons) Degree in Mechanical Engineering incorporates students to gain hands on experience in real life assignments, group projects and co-curricular activities. The students are to attend 6 months internship during their vacation as a partial fulfilment of their degree.

Career Opportunities

  • Design and Manufacturing
  • Maintenance of Machinery and Equipment
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Thermal Engineering
  • Automobile Industry

Program Contents

Year 01

Code Module Credit
Semester 1
CE1011 Engineering Mechanics 04
ME1010 Engineering Design and Processes 04
EC1021 Electrical Systems 03
MA1302 Engineering Mathematics I 03
EL1202 English Language Skills I 02
CE1911 Introduction to Sustainable Engineering 02
Semester 2
ME1030 Engineering Skills Development 03
ME1040 Engineering Principles and Communication 04
MT1010 Engineering Materials 04
MA1312 Engineering Mathematics II 03
EC1441 Engineering Programming 03
EL1212 English Language Skills II 02

Year 02

Code Module Credit
Semester 1
ME2011 Mechanics of Solids I 03
CE2712 Fluid Mechanics I 04
ME2021 Mechanics of Machines I 04
ME2031 Engineering Drawing 04
MA2302 Engineering Mathematics III 04
Semester 2
ME2041 Thermodynamics 03
ME2051 Mechanical Design I 03
ME2100 Manufacturing Processes I 03
ME2170 Electrical Plant 03
ME2081 Engineering Sustainable Development 03
  Humanities I  
Industrial Training Part 1
ME2911 Industrial Training I

Year 03

Code Module Credit
Semester 1
ME3011 Thermal Engineering Processes 03
ME3100 Manufacturing Processes II 03
ME3031 Mechanics of Solids II 04
ME3041 Mechanics of Machines II 04
  Humanities II  
Semester 2
ME3052 Mechanical Design II 03
ME3061 Fluid Flow Modelling 03
ME3020 Automatic Control I 03
ME3640 Mechatronics Systems 03
ME3081 Engineering Management 03
ME3091 Law for Engineers 03
Industrial Training Part 2
ME3911 Industrial Training II

Year 04

Code Module Credit
Semester 1
ME4010 Mechanical Engineering Project I 04
ME4071 Production and Operations Management 03
ME4111 Industrial Management and Marketing 03
3 Elective Modules from the following:
ME4021 Advanced Engineering Materials 03
ME4030 Vibration 03
ME4050 Computer Aided Engineering 03
ME4081 Computer Aided Design and Manufacture 03
ME4091 Energy Technology and Sustainability 03
ME4101 Refrigeration and Air Conditioning 03
Semester 2
ME4120 Mechanical Engineering Project II 04
ME4131 Professional Practice 03
ME4181 Industrial Engineering 03
3 Elective Modules from the following:
ME4140 Design for Manufacturing 03
ME4150 Automatic Control II 03
ME4160 Product Design 03
ME4170 Noise 03
ME4190 Advanced Manufacturing Processes 03
ME4201 Energy Conservation & Management 03
ME4210 Fluid Power Systems and Machinery 03
ME4220 Automotive Engineering 03
* Electives to be chosen with the prior approval of the Acadamic Department

Entry Requirements

Minimum of 2 “C” passes and 1 “S” pass in GCE Advanced Level (Local) in the Physical Science Stream (Combined Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry) in one and the same sitting and pass at the Aptitude test conducted by SLIIT 


Minimum of 2 “B” passes and 1 “C” pass in GCE Advanced Level (Cambridge or Edexcel) covering Combined Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry in one and the same sitting and pass at the Aptitude test conducted by SLIIT

Fee & Funding

A semester fee of Rs. 250,000.00/= ( + Taxes ) will have to be paid to SLIIT for a period of 4 years. (Please Note that an year comprises of 2 Semesters)


February / September

Approved by the University Grants Commission under the Universities Act

Member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities

Member International Association of Universities (IAU)