Department of Mechanical Engineering is actively involved in forging talented engineers with the capability of contributing towards the world of mechanical engineering, and has once again conducted the DICB (Department Industry Consultative Board) Meeting, landmarking its devotion in nourishing Sri Lankan educational and industrial future. DOME is in the process of introducing following new streams.
- Aeronautical Engineering Stream – Coordinated by Dr. N.D. Jayaweera
- Mechatronics Engineering Stream – Coordinated by Dr. Y.W.R. Amarasinghe
An elite group of industrial representatives were present at the event. Head of the Department Dr. W.K. Wimalsiri, Prof. K.K.C.K. Perera and Dr. A.G.T. Sugathapala addressed the audience explaining novel initiatives with the honorable presence of Deputy Vice Chancellor Prof. R.A. Attalage. Mr. Ananda Gamage was present at the event representing the Industrial Training Division of University of Moratuwa.
The syllabus changes relevant to the new fields of study were presented to the attendees along with new lab facilities and staff. The industrial representatives were offered a visit to Aeronautical and Mechatronics labs while giving them an opportunity to witness the capability of the Department to undertake and implement advanced engineering fields successfully.
The event concluded adding benefits to both parties including the Department and the External Representatives.