The Department of Farm Power and Machinery was established in 1977 as one of the major departments in the Faculty to cater the manpower needs of Sindh and Baluchistan. It offers graduate and postgraduate degree programs since its inception. Initially, it offered M. Sc. (Hons.) in Farm Mechanization. Later on, it started offering M.E and Ph.D degree programs to graduates having B.E (Agri.) and B. E. (Mech.) degrees. The department has highly qualified faculty members. It has modern and well equipped laboratories and workshop. Besides teaching and research, the department provides advisory services to farmers and offers short trainings on various aspects of farm mechanization and machinery as to increase crop production.
The mission of the department is to provide leadership and excellence in teaching, research and outreach in farm power and machinery at graduate and postgraduate levels. The department has well equipped Agricultural Engineering Workshop, Machinery Hall, Power Units Garage, Mechanical and Electronics Laboratories, Drawing & Design Laboratory, Machine Shop, Welding and smithy Shops. In the last year, the department of Farm Power and Machinery produced 01 postgraduade student who completed their M.E degree.
|CODE||TITLE OF COURSE||CR. HRS|
|FPM-309||Metallurgy and Workshop practices||3(2+1)|
|FPM-306||Engineering Drawing and Graphics||3(2+1)|
|FPM-410||IC Engines and Tractors||3(2+1)|
|FPM-602||Earth Moving Machinery||3(2+1)|
|AE-612||Project Report and Seminar||2(1+1)|