Applied Mechanics is the back born of many modern engineering applications. Recently the demand for this field has become unprecedentedly high with cutting edge robotics and automation technologies. Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Department proudly offers vast areas of modules, Engineering Mechanics, Theory of Machines, Dynamics and Vibrations, Introduction to Mechatronics, Automatic Control Engineering, Introduction to Robotics, Industrial Automation and Control, Robotic Projects and many more research activities. Students are very diligent to undertake research projects in this novel area and recently they have won several awards and medals in mobile robotic competitions among the local university students. The division is under one senior lecturer, three visiting lecturers and one lecturer who have qualified from United States, Japan and Sri Lankan universities.