The department started in the year 1984 with an initial intake of 30 students in UG Program. The intake was rised to 60 in the year 2013. In the year 1992 the program title was changed to Industrial Engineering and Management by Bangalore University. The faculties here are highly motivated and result oriented. All the faculty members have obtained their master’s degree, with 4 having doctorate degree from prestigious universities and 3 faculties are pursuing their PhD programme. Most of the faculty members hold important positions in the university and also are examiners in the Visvesvaraya Technological University/ other autonomous institutions.