Mechanical Engineering Department

Department’s Vision:

Mechanical Engineering Department’s vision is to regain it’s prestigious profile in teaching, research and engineering services. We aim to become a front-runner in the race of teaching, and research in Afghanistan.

Department’s faculty members provide research and consultancy services to governmental and private agencies whenever needed. Such activities contribute into capacity building of engineering students.

Faculty Members:

 

Name

Education

1

Aref Namizad

PHD in Mechanical Engineering

2

Mohammad Mustafa Akbari

PHD in Mechanical Engineering

3

Mohammad Omar Andar

PHD in Mechanical Engineering

4

Ahmad Khalid Haddad

Master’s in Mechanical Engineering

5

Masihullah Ahmadi

Master’s in Mechanical Engineering

6

Sarban Mukhtar

Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering

7

Abdul Malik Baqeri

Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering

8

Ahmad Nasher Sarwari

Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering

9

Zabihullah Bakhshi

Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering

10

Salman Muradi

Master’s Student

11

Mohammad Azim Rasooli

Master’s Student

 

Department’s Curriculum:

Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering consists of 53 courses and is taught in 8 semesters, each lasting 16 weeks. The total credit hours required for completing the degree is 154, of which 46 credit hours are the basic courses, 78 credit hours are the core courses, and the remaining 30 credit hours are electives and university-level courses.

The curriculum is designed to train students in the fields of Thermal Energy, Machine Design, Manufacturing, and Engineering Management. Students can concentrate on one of the mentioned fields for further training.

Below tables further describe the Curriculum:

 

Brief Description of the Curriculum

No.

Courses Type

Credit hours

Percentage

1

University-Level

21

13.6 %

2

Core Courses

78

50.6 %

3

Basic Courses

46

29.9 %

4

Electives

9

5.8 %

 

Total

154

100 %

 

First Year- First Semester- Mechanical Engineering

Pre-requisites

Total Hours in the Semester

Hours/Week

Related Department

Number of Credits

Course Type

Course Code

Courses

No.

Total

Practical

Theory

N/A

80

5

2

3

Mechanical Engineering

4

Basic

EF-ME-0101

Engineering Physics I

1

N/A

64

4

0

4

Electrical & Electronics

4

Basic

EF-EEE-0101

Calculus I

2

N/A

80

5

4

1

Mechanical Engineering

3

Basic

EF-ME-0102

Drawing I

3

N/A

64

4

2

2

Civil Engineering

3

Basic

 

Introduction to Engineering and Computer

4

N/A

16

1

0

1

Islamic Culture

1

University-Level

SH-IC-0101

Islamic Culture

5

N/A

16

1

0

1

History

1

University-Level

SS-HI-0102

History of Afghanistan

6

N/A

64

4

2

2

English

3

University-Level

LI-EN-0103

English I

7

--

384

 

 

 

19

Total

 

 

 

 

 

                        

First Year- Second Semester- Mechanical Engineering

Pre-requisites

Total Hours in the Semester

Hours/Week

Related Department

Number of Credits

Course Type

Course Code

Courses

No.

Total

Practical

Theory

EF-EEE-0101

80

5

2

3

Mechanical Engineering

4

Basic

EF-ME-0201

Engineering Physics II

1

EF-EEE-0101

64

4

0

4

Electrical & Electronics

4

Basic

EF-EEE-0201

Calculus II

2

N/A

80

5

3

2

Civil Engineering

3

Basic

EF-EEE-0202

Computer Programming

3

N/A

64

4

2

2

Chemistry

3

Basic

CH-CH-0204

Engineering Chemistry I

4

SH-IC-0101

16

1

0

1

Islamic Culture

1

University-Level

SH-IC-0201

Islamic Culture II

5

LI-EN-0103

64

4

2

2

English

3

University-Level

LI-EN-0203

English II

6

EF-ME-0102

80

5

3

2

Mechanical Engineering

3

Core Course

EF-ME-0202

Drawing II

7

--

448

 

 

 

21

Total

 

Second Year- Third Semester- Mechanical Engineering

Pre-requisites

Total Hours in the Semester

Hours/Week

Related Department

Number of Credits

Course Type

Course Code

Courses

No.

Total

Practical

Theory

EF-ME-101/ EF-ME-0101

80

5

2

3

Electrical & Electronics

4

Basic

EF-EEE-0302

Engineering Physics III

1

EF-EEE-0201

64

4

0

4

Electrical & Electronics

4

Basic

EF-EEE-0301

Calculus III

2

EF-ME-0101/ EF-EEE-0201

48

3

0

3

Civil Engineering

3

Basic

 

Statics

3

CH-CH-0204

64

4

2

2

Chemistry

3

Basic

CH-CH-0304

Engineering Chemistry II

4

SH-IC-0201

16

1

0

1

Islamic Culture

1

University-Level

SH-IC-0301

Islamic Culture III

5

LI-EN-0203

64

4

2

2

English

3

University-Level

LI-EN-0303

English III

6

--

352

 

 

 

18

Total

 

Second Year- Fourth Semester- Mechanical Engineering

Pre-requisites

Total Hours in the Semester

Hours/Week

Related Department

Number of Credits

Course Type

Course Code

Courses

No.

Total

Practical

Theory

 

48

3

0

3

Mechanical Engineering

3

Core Course

EF-ME-0401

Dynamics

1

EF-EEE-0201

64

4

0

4

Electrical & Electronics

4

Core Course

EF-EEE-0401

Differential Equations

2

EF-EEE-0302

80

5

2

3

Electrical & Electronics

4

Basic

EF-EEE-0402

Electric Circuit Analysis I

3

 

80

5

2

3

Civil Engineering

4

Core Course

 

Strength of Material

4

SH-IC-0301

16

1

0

1

Islamic Culture

1

University-Level

SH-IC-0401

Islamic Culture IV

5

LI-EN-0303

64

4

2

2

English

3

University-Level

LI-EN-0403

English IV

6

--

352

 

 

 

19

Total

 

Third Year- Fifth Semester- Mechanical Engineering

Pre-requisites

Total Hours in the Semester

Hours/Week

Related Department

Number of Credits

Course Type

Course Code

Courses

No.

Total

Practical

Theory

EF-ME-0401/ EF-EEE-0401

80

5

2

3

Mechanical Engineering

4

Core Course

EF-ME-0501

Fluid Mechanics

1

EF-EEE-0402

96

6

3

3

Electrical & Electronics

4

Core Course

EF-EEE-0506

Electric Circuits and Machines

2

EF-ME-0401

48

3

0

3

Mechanical Engineering

3

Core Course

EF-ME-0502

Kinematics

3

EF-EEE-0401

48

3

0

3

Electrical & Electronics

3

Core Course

EF-EEE-0505

Matrix Theory

4

SH-IC-0401

16

1

0

1

Islamic Culture

1

University-Level

SH-IC-0501

Islamic Culture V

5

EF-ME-0201

48

3

0

3

Mechanical Engineering

3

Core Course

EF-ME-0503

Thermodynamics I

6

--

336

 

 

 

18

Total

 

 

Third Year- Sixth Semester- Mechanical Engineering

Pre-requisites

Total Hours in the Semester

Hours/Week

Related Department

Number of Credits

Course Type

Course Code

Courses

No.

Total

Practical

Theory

EF-ME-0502

64

4

0

4

Mechanical Engineering

4

Core Course

EF-ME-0601

Dynamic of Machines

1

 

48

3

0

3

Energy Engineering

3

Elective

EF-ME-0602

Technical Elective I

2

 

80

5

3

2

Mechanical Engineering

3

Core Course

EF-ME-0603

Manufacturing Process I

3

EF-EEE-0502

80

5

3

2

Mechanical Engineering

3

Core Course

EF-ME-0604

Instruments Laboratory

4

SH-IC-0501

16

1

0

1

Islamic Culture

1

University-Level

SH-IC-0601

Islamic Culture VI

5

N/A

48

3

0

3

Mechanical Engineering

3

Core Course

EF-ME-0605

Engineering Management I

6

EF-ME-0503

48

3

0

3

Mechanical Engineering

3

Core Course

EF-ME-0606

Thermodynamics II

7

--

384

 

 

 

20

Total

 

No.

List of Available Elective Courses for Sixth Semester

1

Renewable Energy

2

Statistics and Probability

3

Environmental Engineering

 

Fourth Year- Seventh Semester- Mechanical Engineering

Pre-requisites

Total Hours in the Semester

Hours/Week

Related Department

Number of Credits

Course Type

Course Code

Courses

No.

Total

Practical

Theory

 

48

3

0

3

Mechanical Engineering

3

Elective

EF-ME-0701

Technical Elective II

1

EF-ME-0501/ EF-ME-0503

64

4

0

4

Mechanical Engineering

4

Core Course

EF-ME-0702

Heat Transfer

2

EF-ME-0601

48

3

0

3

Mechanical Engineering

3

Core Course

EF-ME-0703

Machine Design

3

EF-ME-0603

80

5

4

1

Mechanical Engineering

3

Core Course

EF-ME-0704

Manufacturing Process II

4

EF-ME-0604/ EF-ME-0506

96

6

3

3

Mechanical Engineering

4

Core Course

EF-ME-0705

Automatic Control

5

N/A

16

1

0

1

Mechanical Engineering

1

Core Course

EF-ME-0706

Seminar I

6

SH-IC-0601

16

1

0

1

Islamic Culture

1

University-Level

SH-IC-0701

Islamic Culture VII

7

--

368

 

 

 

19

Total

 

List of Available Elective Courses for Seventh Semester

No.

Course Name

Course Code

Total Hours in the Semester

1

Plumbing

EF-ME-0701

48

2

Nano-Mechanic

EF-ME-0707

48

3

Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering

EF-ME-0708

 

 

48

 

Fourth Year- Eighth Semester- Mechanical Engineering

Pre-requisites

Total Hours in the Semester

Hours/Week

Related Department

Number of Credits

Course Type

Course Code

Courses

No.

Total

Practical

Theory

EF-ME-0702

96

6

3

3

Mechanical Engineering

4

Core Course

EF-ME-0801

HVAC

1

EF-ME-0605

48

3

0

3

Mechanical Engineering

3

Core Course

EF-ME-0802

Engineering Management II

2

EF-ME-0702/ EF-EEE-0505

96

6

3

3

Mechanical Engineering

4

Core Course

EF-ME-0803

Finite Element Analysis

3

EF-ME-0703

80

5

4

1

Mechanical Engineering

3

Core Course

EF-ME-0804

Project Design

4

EF-ME-0706

64

4

4

0

Mechanical Engineering

2

Core Course

EF-ME-0805

Seminar II

5

N/A

48

3

0

3

Mechanical Engineering

3

Elective

E EF-ME-0806

Technical elective III

6

SH-IS-0701

16

1

0

1

Islamic Culture

1

University-Level

SH-IC-0801

Islamic Culture VIII

7

--

448

 

 

 

20

Total

 

 

 

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Pictures album of the courtyard of Kabul University after a gentle and beautiful rain

Academic and research conference entitled "Study and Management of Afghanistan Water" to welcome the opening of Kamal Khan Dam

The National Seedlings Campaign at Kabul University Campus

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The Sympathy Video of the Silk Road Universities Students with their Friends at Kabul University