In the present rapid advancement of technology globally, MITE promotes the research activities to invent solutions for the technical problems in engineering effectively for the benefit of society. The research centre in Mechanical Engineering Department affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi is established in the year 2013. MITE was established with an objective of promoting research oriented advance courses in the field of technology & engineering. Research in Mechanical engineering at MITE provides an opportunity to carry out innovative projects in the field of Manufacturing, Engineering Management, Thermal and Machine design. Not only our research makes advancement in publications, it also enhances quality of the teaching learning process. Many publications in reputed international journals are the result of constant effort of our research scholars in the previous years. The department has well equipped laboratories for carrying out research activities. It gives an opportunity for students to contribute that they are passionate about Mechanical Engineering. The department provides a wide breath of research opportunities for students to discover something special in their respective fields. The Rexroth Bosch Centre of Competence and SIEMENS Centre of Excellence gives the Researcher an opportunity to work on Industry Devices and Software. At present 9 students are pursuing their research under Mechanical Engineering Research centre.