The government Polytechnic Bidar offers Diploma engineering courses in automobile. Automobile course established in year 1983 in this institution. Diploma automobile engg. Is a 3 years/6 Semester programme . The students intend to take admission to automobile course should attain the age of 16 years and He/She should pass SSLC or equivalent. The intake of automobile discipline for students is 60.
The automobile engineering department of this institution accomplished with high qualified teaching faculty with well technically qualified foreman, Instructor, Mechanic & Driver. This department places strong emphasis on theoretically & practically exposure to the modern industry activity.
The automobile department has four wheeler(LMV) and two wheeler for students to undergo driving practice under the supervision of foreman / instructor. After completion of training (Driving) license will be issued from RTO Bidar.
The automobile department has modernized automobile workshop such as engine testing lab, modern automotive system lab, engine reconditioning lab , assembly & disassembly lab with pneumatic tools & equipments. Apart of this the auto department has separate computer lab to teach basic computers , AutoCAD, solid edge Modeling etc.
The modern automotive system lab trains the students to understand & work practically on electronic wheel balancing, wheel alignment of modern cars.
Engine reconditioning Lab : In this lab the students are trained practically to assemble/ disassemble the petrol/diesel engines, Cylinder boring , time setting etc.
Engine testing lab: This lab makes the students to learn practically performance of engine using dynameter, electronic emission test, injectors & fuel injection pump calibration.
Computer lab: In this lab the students learns to create models of machine parts such as hexagonal nut & bolts , piston & create assembly models such as universal joints ,screw jack injectors etc.
As the automobile department emphases on theoretical & practically exposure to the modern industry activity which is essential to comprehend this discipline . The automobile students are coming out with good results & well employed in India & abroad.
Scope/ Career for Diploma Automobile Engineers
• The students after completion of course can take lateral entry admission to BE Mechanical/ Automobile Engineering.
• The students are employed in state government as vehicle inspector in RTO Department, charge man in KSRTC, maintenance Engineer of vehicle in PWD, Police & ZP departments.
• The students are employed in central government organizations such as Railway, Aeronautical, vehicle insurance surveyor & loss assessor in GIS.
• The students are employed in esteemed industry/workshops in India or abroad.