The Department of Mechanical & Mechatronic Engineering is concerned with the conception, design, implementation and operation of mechanical systems.  It strives for excellence in education, training, research and development to meet the wealth creation and upliftment needs of the Free State and South Africa in this regard. The department provide its diplomates and graduates with sound engineering knowledge that equips them with analytical skills and hands-on laboratory experience and train them with excellent communication skills and hardworking habits.

Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering


Acting Head of Department

Dr GG Jacobs

Tel.: +27 (0)51 507 3079 | Fax: +27 (0)51 507 3254 | E-mail:


Contact us

Secretary: Mrs C Tshabalala  

Tel.: 051 507 3087 | Fax: 051 507 3254 | E-mail:


Updated: 17 April 2018

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