Mechanical engineering department is one of the vibrant departments in the petroleum training institute. It is endowed with highly qualified and dedicated staff for the training of Technologists required in the petroleum and Allied Industries.
The vision and mission statements of the department are:
- VISION STATEMENT: To become an acclaimed centre of Excellence in producing cutting edge Mechanical Engineering Technicians/ Technologists in Africa.
- MISSION STATEMENT: To produce cutting edge Mechanical Engineering Technicians/ Technologists that will meet the ever-growing needs of the Petroleum and Allied Industries.
The programmes available include National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Technology and Higher Diploma in two option, namely Power Plant Engineering Technology and Manufacturing Engineering Technology.