The Department of Mechanical Engineering consists of several group of interests, namely: energy conversion, design, manufacture, metallurgy, and put efforts in the development of relevance, academic atmosphere, internal management, sustainability, and efficiency. With the previous and recent achievements, the department has been accredited by the Directorate General of Higher Educaton in Indonesia and gets the highest grade of A. The department has also experienced in managing The World Bank project of study program development (QUE) in 1999 to 2003, and continued by a project of Indonesia-Managing Higher Education for Relevance and Efficiency (I-MHERE) in 2007 until 2011. Since the academic year of 1993/1994, the department enrolls Graduate Program (M.Sc) by providing balance weight on academic and research as well as practical and skills. In the academic year of 2009/2010, a doctoral program had been established with intention to strengthen the research atmosphere in the department and to increase the international publication.