Ekiti State University

Welcome to the Department of Mechanical Engineering

Engr Dr B. S. Oluwadare

Ag. HOD, Mechanical Engineering Department.

I am delighted to welcome you to the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, Nigeria. The Department is known for excellence in the areas of teaching and research. The Department was established in 1985 to train engineering students to provide engineering solutions to problems in the industries in Nigeria. Since 1990, after the first graduation, the Department has been producing graduates who have become seasoned professionals in the mechanical engineering field locally and internationally. Studying with us will impact your life positively as you will gain knowledge through the experienced academic and technical staff, who are very approachable and friendly. The academic staff members in the Department are competent researchers, as more than 70% of our academic staff studied for PhD programmes in the United Kingdom. We are committed to ensuring that our students gain sufficient knowledge to meet the manpower demand in society after graduation. In the Department of Mechanical Engineering, our students will be exposed to software applications such as ANSYS Fluent, COMSOL Multiphysics, MATLAB, Python, SOLIDWORKS and LabVIEW to proffer solutions to engineering problems. The Department is accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC) and the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN).