Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME)
Welcome to the Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME) of Hormuud University. Mechanical engineers are in demand in many types of manufacturing plants as well as in research, academic and governmental organizations. Specific positions involve research and development, design of equipment or systems, supervision of production, plant engineering, administration, sales engineering, testing and evaluation of machines and entire plants and teaching. The ME program also prepares the students to address current and future problems in areas such as energy storage (fossil or renewable), alternative fuels, hazardous (nuclear) waste management, environmental control, more efficient energy conversion methods and biomedical engineering. The ME department of HU provides internship for its students, who are being attached to various firms and organizations to work in practical fields. They get the opportunity to apply their skills and theoretical knowledge in real life situations.