laboratories were as follows:
Department of Production Engineering and
Senior Production Workshop with lathes,
drilling machines, milling machines, and
Advanced Production Workshop with
lathes, millers, grinders, shapers,
planer, drillers etc.
Machine Tools Laboratory with equipment
including a jig borer, Swiss automatic
lathe, and hydraulic shaper.
Heat Treatment and Testing Laboratory
with gas and electric furnaces, a high
frequency induction heater etc.
Metrology Laboratory had equipment for
studying surface finishes etc.
Work Study Laboratory had a cine-camera,
film analyser, chronocyclegraph etc.
Metal Forming Workshop with hydraulic
presses and equipment for hand tooling
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The applied mechanics and
machines laboratories were equipped with
a comprehensive range of machines.
The Strength of Materials Laboratory had
apparatus and machines for universal
The Heat Engines Laboratory had
equipment for examining boilers and all
types of engines.
The Hydraulics Laboratory had facilities
for the experimental investigation of
The Motor Vehicle Laboratory catered for
motor vehicle mechanics and testing.
Department of Electrical Engineering
Electrical Machines and Power
Laboratory had AC and DC machines with
specially designed control panels.
Electronics and Telecommunications
Laboratory had a wide range of
up-to-date test equipment.
Electrical Measurement Laboratory with a
Standards Room, complete with standards
and measuring equipment.
Radio Servicing and Electrical
Installations workshops had a wide range
of equipment and a model six room flat.
Department of Applied Science
Chemistry Laboratories had a wide
range of apparatus including a
polargraph and a quartz-glass
Physical Laboratories were fitted with
equipment for basic and advanced
Biology Laboratories had modern
microscopes and equipment for
histological and bacteriological work.
Metallurgical Laboratories had advanced
microscopes and equipment for general