Central Workshop


The workshop is a place where an idea gets translated to a tangible product. The department of Central Workshop is equipped with various manufacturing facilities distributed in four constituent shops namely Machine Shop, Carpentry and Fitting Shop, Welding & Foundry Shop, and Electrical & Electronics Shop. It has also specialized machines like CNC lathe, CNC milling machine, CNC drill and tap centre, Tungsten Inert Gas welding, and a range of power driven portable tools.

It is used for workshop practice related laboratory classes for undergraduate students of all other departments. It supports students and faculty members of all departments in fabricating and modifying experimental setups, making various products required in their project works, making models and products including various types of vehicles to participate in various competitions of national repute etc. It regularly conducts training programme for the technical staff of the institute as well as outside participants.

Head of the Department

Prof. Tarapada Roy

Assistant Professor Grade-I
  0661-2462524 (HOD)
  0661-2462507 (Off)

Office Address

Department of Central Workshop
 National Institute of Technology Rourkela
 Rourkela, Odisha - 769008