National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra


The Central Workshop comprises of the following fully equipped shops:

  • Machine Shop
  • Production Shop
  • Fitting Shop
  • Pattern Making Shop
  • Foundry Shop
  • Welding Shop
  • Electrical Shop

Central Workshop imparts training to all the first and second semester students and the students of the third and fourth semester in the Mechanical Engineering discipline. The third year students are given projects involving work in the shops and the fourth year students undergo specialized training in the manufacturing processes. The Final Year and Post-Graduate students in the discipline utilizes the facilities of the central workshop in connection with their project and dissertation work. Facilities exist for the manufacture of components, parts and repair work.

Existing Shops: The major machine and equipments in each shop are as follows:

Machine Shop

Kirloskar Lathe 1000 mm centre distance 5 nos.
Shaper Daulat make 18” stroke 1 no
Shaper Modgil make 1 no
Vinod make Tool & Cutter Grinder 1 no
Jayco make 16”X12” double end tool grinder 1 no
Arrow make Surface Grinder 450X150mm 1 no
Power Hack Saw Machine 9” 1 no
Radial Drilling Machine 25 mm Ø 1 no
Universal type Milling Machine (Batliboi) 1 no
Slotting Machine 12” stroke 1 no
Double Column Planer 6’ stroke 1 no
LB-17 Lathe Machine CD-1000mm 7 nos.
BFW make Vertical Milling Machine 2 nos
BFW make Horizontal Milling Machine 2 nos
Production Shop:
HMT make NH22 Centre Lathe 1 no.
HMT make Cylindrical Grinder 1 no.
Radial Drilling Machine 50 mm Ø 1 no.
BFW Universal Milling Machine 1 no.
Gear Hobbing Machine 1 no.
Electro Discharge Machine 1 no.
Double Ended Bench Grinder 1 no.
Power Hack Saw 9” stroke 1 no.
Pillar Type Drilling Machine 1” capacity 1 no.
Centre Lathe-750 mm C.D. 4 nos.
Fitting Shop:
Surface Plate with Stand 2 nos
Bench Type Drilling Machine ½” 1 no
Bench Vices and other devices
Pattern Making Shop
Universal Wood Working Machine 1 no
Double End Bench Grinder 1 no
Thickness Planer 1 no
Wood Turning Lathe 4 nos.
Band Saw Machine 1 no
Band Saw Blade grinding Machine 1 no
Wolf Drilling Machine 1 no
Circular Saw 1 no
Foundry Shop
Tilting Furnace-Oil fired type 1 no.
Open hearth Blower 1 no..
Cupola Furnace 1 no.
Drying Oven 200°C 1 no.
Electrical furnace 1200°C: 1 no.
Universal Sand Testing Machine 2 nos.
Universal Stereoscopic Microscope 1 no.
Permeability Meter 2 nos.
Hand Molding Machine 1 no.
Optical Pyrometer 1 no.
Sand conditioner 1 no.
Hot Air Oven 1 no.
Welding Shop :
Oil Cooled Welding Transformer-Arc welding-400 amp 1 no
Kirloskar DC Generator welding 1 no

Future Plans:

A new Equipment Workshop / Advance Manufacturing Technology Shop is proposed to be established with state of the art technology comprising of certain machinery and equipments as follows:

  • CNC Lathe
  • Vertical Machining Centre
  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing System
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • CNC Wire-Cut EDM
  • Plastic Injection Molding
  • TIG and MIG Welding
  • Non-Conventional Machining Set-ups


Dr. Hari Singh ,Ph.D,Workshop Supdt.(Admn)

Sh. R.L.Nafaria, AMIE , Foreman(Mech.)

NIT Kurukshetra is one of the premier technical institutes of the country. Founded in 1963 as Regional Engineering College Kurukshetra, the institute was rechristened as National Institute of Technology on June 26, 2002.